Certified Nurse Aides play vital roles in healthcare delivery by providing routine patient care. Working under the supervision of a nurse, CNAs report important patient information such as temperature, pulse, and blood pressure. CNAs have direct patient contact assisting with daily activities such as bathing, walking, and eating.

The Certified Nurse Aide training program consists of lectures, skills development, and clinical training. Learn the proper way to perform nursing procedures essential to meet patient needs. This program is approved by the state Department of Public Health. Note: Convicted felons may have difficulty finding employment in the healthcare industry.

Both On-Ground and Hybrid/Online Courses Available!

ONLINE CLASSES WITH ON GROUND CLINICAL TRAINING

The CNA Hybrid online program provides an option for students who wish to take advantage of distance learning. This program is offered in a hybrid format and includes online modules with in-person clinical learning. Students complete nursing theory modules that cover the same material as the in-class CNA course. Students also complete skills training in the nursing lab and clinical training at a local nursing facility. CNA online classes are supported by the Blackboard Learn course management system. This program is approved by the state Department of Public Health. Note: Convicted felons may have difficulty finding employment in the healthcare industry.

Is online learning suitable for you? Are you prepared for online learning? Students who enroll in the CNA Hybrid online program should determine if distance learning is an option for them. To find out, please visit the distance learning webpage for the Take a SmarterMeasure test at mxcc.edu/distance/take-a-smartermeasure-test.

SUPPLIES: 1) Navy blue scrubs and white shoes. 2) A watch with a sweep second hand. 3) Gait belt (available in the MxCC bookstore). 4) Textbook.

Price includes state of CT Certification exam fee, and CT Nurse Aide Registry application fee. Textbook included.

Upcoming Courses:

Note: Due to COVID-19, classes may be postponed at any time.

CNA ONLINE/HYBRID FALL 2021

CRN: 3415 | Fee: $1,499 (Book Included) | 10/27-12/07 | Online
Certification Exam: Friday, December 10th2021 | Location: Snow Hall, Room 507 | Instructor: Amy Clark

CNA Clinical Lab 2 | CRN: 3417 | Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9 a.m-2 p.m. | 11/08-12/07 | Location: Snow Hall, Room 514 and Wadsworth Glen(see directions below).

Clinical Exam: Wednesday, December 8th  | 9am-12pm | Location: Snow Hall, Room 514

Directions to Clinical Locations:

Instructions for Making Payments Online

Please click here for step-by-step instructions on how to make payments online. These instructions work for both credit and non-credit (continuing education) courses.

Refund Policy

A  full tuition refund can be made when you withdraw from your course at least 3 working days before the course start date. Once the course has started, refunds are only provided under special circumstances and require a written request to the Continuing Education Office. They are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. A refund is not guaranteed.

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$24,000 to $32,000

Amount you’ll earn*

*Bureau of Labor Statistics


Contact:

Michelle Fuhrman

Director of Non-Credit Programs
Phone: 860-343-5716
Email: mfuhrman@mxcc.edu Indicates Email address
Office Location: Snow Hall, Room 414

Juliann Holzer

Continuing Education Aide
Phone: 860-343-5784
Email: jholzer@mxcc.edu Indicates Email address
Office Location: Snow Hall, Room 414

Kelly Kline

Continuing Education Coordinator for Allied Health Programs
Phone: 860-343-5713
Email: kkline@mxcc.edu Indicates Email address
Office Location: Snow Hall, Room 514