NURSE AIDE TRAINING COMPETENCY AND EVALUATION PROGRAM
APPROVED BY THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
TO PREPARE FOR THE STATE EXAMINATION
FOR EMPLOYMENT AS A CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE

PROGRAM SUMMARY

This 121 hour training program prepares students for the PA Nurse Aide Competency Examination as administered by the American Red Cross. It includes 76.5 hours of theory and laboratory training and 44.5 clinical hours in a long-term care facility. It is an intense training program and requires physical and mental stamina. Students who successfully pass the training and State Examination are placed on the PA Nurse Aide Registry and are designated as a CNA – Certified Nurse Aide. The cost of the program is $900.

 

Acceptable forms of payment:

Personal Pay: Credit/Debit or Money Order, or Cash

Company Pay: Company Credit Card or Company Check

 

ADMISSION CRITERIA: (MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE ADMISSION TO THE PROGRAM AND THE FIRST EVENING CLASS)

  • Pre-Admission Interview (Dr. Barb Maroney, ((717) 652-3170 ext. 7437)
  • Physical Examination
  • 2-Step PPD
  • PA State Police Criminal History check

(FBI check If PA residency is less than two years)

  • PA Department of Education Verification of Pennsylvania Residency and Attestation of Compliance with Act 14

 

January 9, 2020 - March 19, 2020
MON., TUES., & THURS
5:30 – 9:45 PM
(Evenings may fluctuate based upon School Calendar)

Or

March 5, 2020 – May 21, 2020
MON., TUES., & THURS
5:30 – 9:45 PM
(Evenings may fluctuate based upon School Calendar)

DAUPHIN COUNTY TECHNICAL SCHOOL
*6001 LOCUST LANE*
HARRISBURG PA 17109

717-652-3170 x7445
www.dcts.org (Adult Education/Evening Programs)

To request information about our Certified Nurse Aide Training Program click this link and complete the online form.

                        

Registration Form

 

                                                       
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