Coastal Bend College – Pleasanton is now accepting applications for the Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Program. The 12 week course will begin August 30, 2021 and will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
The objective of the course is to prepare the student as an entry-level nursing assistant. Topics include resident’s rights, communication, observation, reporting and assisting residents in maintaining basic comfort, and safety. Emphasis will be placed on effective interaction with members of the healthcare team. Upon completion of the course, students will be eligible to sit for the Texas Registry examination.
The cost of the course is $650, with financial aid options available. A CNA application must be submitted to be considered. A background check and immunizations are required.
For more information, contact the Coastal Bend College Department of Continuing Education at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 361-354-2306.