UWG,Continuing Education,Murphy Building,Carrollton,Ga. 30118
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UWG Certified Nursing Assistant

Dates:January 27 - April 19, 2014
Meets:M and W from 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM, 16 sessions
Hours:88.00
CEUs:8.80
Location:UWG Murphy Building Room 314
Instructor:Instructor Information
Fee: $695.00  Fee Breakdown

IF YOU CHOOSE THE CNA PAYMENT PLAN OPTION, YOU MUST PAY $325.00 AT TIME OF REGISTRATION. THE REMAINING BALANCE MUST BE PAID BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF CLASS, JANUARY 27th. CNA classroom/lab training will be conducted during the week on Mondays/Wednesdays beginning on Monday, January 27th through Wednesday, March 19th in the Murphy Building - Room 314 from 5:00 PM until 9:30 PM. Clinical sessions will be conducted on Saturdays, March 29th, April 5th, and 12th. It is our policy during clinicals to try to maintain a ratio of 10 students to 1 instructor. For large classes, it will be necessary to schedule both morning (6:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.) and evening (2:45 P.M. to 11:15 P.M.) clinical sessions. We will try to take into consideration each person's needs in developing the clinical schedules. The date and time a person registered for the course will determine who has preference in selecting which clinical session they will attend. Certification Test dates for this class are TENTATIVELY set for Thursday, May 15th, and Friday, May 16th. Testing will start promptly at 8:00 A.M. each day and will continue until every student has completed both their written and skills portion. It is usually close to 6:00 P.M. before all students have completed their testing on any given day. When you receive your registration confirmation, there will be two (2) attachments containing important information regarding the CNA course. Please be sure you open both attachments.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.


Course Description

The UWG Certified Nursing Assistant program is approved by the State of Georgia. The course is a total of 88 hours consisting of 31 hours classroom instruction, 33 hours lab and 24 hours of clinical practice at a nursing home. The registration fee covers instruction, textbooks, required supplies, clinical supervision, 1 set of scrubs, a stethoscope, name badge, and the state exam fee. Students are responsible for initiating a background check and PPD (TB) test before the first day of class through Advantage Students at a cost of approximately $78.50. Students are required to bring a watch with a second hand to class for use during the course and during the certification test at the end of the course. Should this class register as full, you can add your name to our waitlist by clicking here.