> Nursing Assistant Training (CNA)

Description

Health Sciences - CNA

BATC’s Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) course is an approved Utah Nursing Assistant Registry (UNAR) training program. Students learn the basic entry level skills to work as a direct care provider. Students are taught in a simulated lab utilizing demonstrations, practice, and role play. Students will participate in 24 hours of supervised clinical experience at a long-term care facility. Upon completion of the course requirements, the student will be eligible to take the UNAR skills and written exams for state certification as a Nursing Assistant.

INTENSIVE CNA

Do you need to get your CNA certification quickly? We have a course option for you! Complete the CNA curriculum in two weeks. Attendance is mandatory, with no room for absences.

Quick Facts:

Location(s)

Main Campus (Logan)
Brigham City

Estimated Tuition & Fees:

$385 not including $50 background check fee - this is an estimate. Course fees may vary.

Duration:

3 months or
2 weeks for the Intensive CNA course

Estimated Monthly Payment:

Tuition is due upon enrollment.

Pell Grant Eligible:

No

Estimated Books and Supplies:

Click here for books and supplies details (ISBN/edition).

Availability:

See the current class schedule in the 'Downloads' section at the bottom of this page.

High School Students: M, T, Th: 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Adult Students: Mon. - Fri or M, W, F: 8 am - 12 noon OR M-F: 8 am - 12 noon OR Tu, Th: 6pm - 9pm

INTENSIVE CNA: M-F 8-5 pm and weekend clinicals

Special Requirements:

Students must be 18 years or older. Adult students must purchase books and supplies. A non-refundable $50 background check fee is required for clinical experience and must be complete at least 7 days prior to the start of class. AHA Healthcare Provider CPR is a prerequisite for this course. If needed, BATC offers this CPR class. Please see the current class schedule for dates and times.

Outcome Data:

Reported Annually to the Accrediting Agency Council on Occupational Education
Health Sciences Program
Completion: 85%
Job Placement: 78%
Licensure: 100%
Certification required - Utah Nursing Assistant Registry
Withdrawal: 15%
Source: Health Sciences COE Report FY2015/2016


Outcome statistics are compiled annually based upon Training Outcome surveys conducted with students post-graduation. Data is gathered through coordination with the student, faculty, Student Services Office personnel, and licensing agencies.



Employment Outlook

The health industry offers many employment options for skilled CNAs. Employment opportunities exist in private homes, nursing care centers, hospitals, and with home health agencies. This class is required before application and testing for state certification.

Online/E-learning Components

This specialization is delivered face-to-face and may contain online components.

What others are saying

"I learned a lot of useful things I can use in many situations in life. It was never boring and very hands-on."

-Completer

July 22, 2014