Begin your health care profession as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) by getting your sound training at Covenant Academy by experienced instructors.
Becoming a CNA is rewarding and honorable as its practice is essential in the overall operations of any health care facility or home health care agency.
Our students learn about the Nurse Aide’s role in long-term care facilities. We cover topics such as:
- Infection Control Safety
- Body Mechanics
- Bed Making, Personal Hygiene Assistance and Patient Care
- Vital Signs Monitoring
- Interaction Skills
- Personal Care
YES, all in a fast paced, yet focused 2 week course. You will have (3) core learning methods:
- Lecture in a classroom setting
- Lab Practice at Covenant Academy
- Clinical experience at a local Long Term Care Facility
When you have successfully completed the program, you will receive a certificate, making you eligible to take the State Exam administered by Prometric. After passing exam you officially can use title: C. N. A. (Certified Nurse Assistant).
Our students emerge to the Clinical setting after 16 hours are mastered in the Lab practicum. Skills are practiced on Ms. Marvella (the manikin). After successfully completing 16 hours in the Lab Practicum; they are eligible to go to the clinical rotation. Clinical rotation is done by a State certified Train the Trainer instructor at a local Long Term Care Facility.