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.
Note: Due to COVID-19, classes may be postponed at any time.
CNA Online/Hybrid Summer 2021
CRN: 2138 | Fee: $1,499 (Book Included) | 7/26-8/31| Online | Instructor: Amy Clark
Certification Exam: Tuesday, August 31, 2021 | Time: TBA | Location: Snow Hall, Room 507 | Instructor: Amy Clark
Choose from 1 of the 2 labs below:
CNA Online/Hybrid Lab 1 | CRN: 2139 | Mondays, Tuesdays, & Wednesdays from 4-9 p.m. | 8/7-8/15 | Location: Snow Hall, Room 514 and Essex Meadows | Instructor: Laurie McConnell
Clinical Exam: Monday, August 30 | 12-2 p.m.| Location: Snow Hall, 514 |Instructor: Sandy Wade
CNA Online/Hybrid Lab 2 | CRN: 2140 | Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9 a.m-2 p.m. | August 16-26 | Location: TBA | Instructor: Peter Jordan
Clinical Exam: Monday, August 30 | 9 a.m.-noon | Location: Snow Hall, Room 514 |Instructor: Sandy Wade
Clinical Site: Saturday, August 28-Sunday, August 29 | 7 a.m.-3:00 p.m. | Location: Midstate | Instructor: Melissa Martin
Directions to Clinical Locations:
- MxCC@Platt, 220 Coe Ave, Meriden, CT 06451 Directions to MxCC@Platt
- Apple Rehab, 600 Highland Ave., Middletown, CT 06457 Directions to Apple Rehab
- Essex Meadows Health Center, 30 Bokum Rd., Essex, CT 06426 Directions to Essex Meadows
- Wadsworth Glen, 30 Boston Rd., Middletown, CT 06457 Directions to Wadsworth Glen
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.
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.
$24,000 to $32,000
Amount you’ll earn*
*Bureau of Labor Statistics