Certified Nursing Assistant Program (CNA)


The Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program employs the “objectives from the Arkansas LTCF nursing assistant training curriculum for all units of instruction.” To fulfill the requirements for state certification, the program will be a minimum of ninety (90) hours of training, consisting of a combination of classroom and clinical instruction.

Instruction includes:

  • Basic Nursing Skills
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Respiratory and Urinary Systems
  • Reproductive and Immune/Lymphatic Systems
  • Activities of Daily Living
  • Rehabilitation/Restorative Services
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Mental Health and Social Needs
  • Life Directives


Monthly Calendars of CNA Classes

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