Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)

This program prepares students to work in long-term care facilities, hospitals, and private duty. The  program consists of 40 hours of classroom instruction, combined with 36 hours of lab, 36 hours of practical hands-on training in a clinical setting, and 8 hours of exam review. Housatonic Community College's program prepares the students for the State of Connecticut’s Certification to practice as a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA). The students will learn to deliver all aspects of personal care to patients under the supervision of a registered nurse (RN).

Students must be able to pass a background check including criminal records, and be capable of meeting physical exam and related requirements to successfully complete the program.

Textbook and exam included in tuition cost


Dates 01/22/18 - 03/13/18


  • Time of day: Days
  • Duration: 8 weeks
  • Days: See Schedule Below
  • Hours: 120
  • CRN: 1883
  • Tuition: $1300
  • Room: Lafayette Hall A208
  • Instructor: TBD




40 Hours

Mondays & Tuesdays

January 22 – February 26, 2018

9:00am – 1:00pm


36 Hours

Thursdays & Fridays

January 25 – February 22, 2018

9:00am – 1:00pm


36 Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

March 1 – March 9, 2018

7:00am – 12:00pm @ Lord Chamberlain Nursing & Rehab Center


Monday & Tuesday

March 12 & March 13, 2018

9:00am – 1:00pm



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