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You can receive your certification in as little as 3 to 8 weeks.
Kenyon CNA classes - online & campus-based programs are available.
Admissions Advisor Tip: Don't limit your options. Contact multiple schools to see the differences in what they offer, like financial aid packages.

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How to Become a CNA in Kenyon, Minnesota

Since Nurse Aides are needed throughout the Nation, you will be able to secure employment opportunities in any state you become certified. In Minnesota, medical field job security is higher than most careers. You can earn your CNA license after completing a training program. CNA course requirements vary by state according to state regulations. However, many CNA programs can be completed in 8 to 12 weeks. Plus, CNA courses are considerably cheaper than attending LPN school and are an excellent way to get started in a healthcare career.

PCT / CNA / CMA - What's the Difference?

This depends on where you live. Some PCT courses include EKG phlebotomy training. Some Patient Care Technician programs also include HHA (Home Health Aid) certification. However, in some work environments the titles CNA and PCT are used interchangably. Some hospitals in Minnesota may be hiring Nurse Care Techs (NCT), a position which you can apply for with your CNA license.

CMA can stand for Certified Medication Aide or Certified Medical Assistant, both which perform separate but overlapping duties in the workplace.

How Much Does CNA Training Cost in Kenyon?

Nursing assistant courses at vocational colleges and allied health schools usually range between $400 and $1200. When choosing a CNA school, learn about all the associated costs required at each institution. Some schools list their program cost as all expenses included. However other schools may also require you to purchase additional materials (such as books, scrubs and materials for your clinicals) which have separate fees from the tuition costs.

CNA Refresher Courses around Kenyon usually cost around $100-$200.

Need Tuition Assistance?

While many schools do not offer financial aid for students enrolled in their CNA course, some training programs may offer assistance to help with the cost of the course or certification. Also, some CNA employers will even pay for your Nurse Assistant training or reimburse you after you successfully complete your CNA training.

Some employers in Kenyon will cover a percentage of your CNA tuition; others will pay tuition costs up to a specific dollar amount. Often, new CNAs are required to work a particular number of months at the employer that covered their school bills. Or you may just need to reimburse them for any of the tuition costs they paid on your behalf.

When Can I Start CNA Training in Kenyon?

Many schools that offer CNA training have new sessions beginning every 6 to 8 weeks. In many areas in Minnesota, you can find CNA training starting in August 2015, September 2015, October 2015, or November 2015 available for registration now. Unlike nursing programs in Minnesota, you can usually find a school starting a new session of their CNA course fairly quickly. However, some schools offer CNA classes in semester format. At these schools, you may need to wait up 3 or 4 months to start your course.

Becoming a Nurse Aide in Kenyon a great way to quickly gain experience in the medical field. Check out Minnesota CNA Salary info.

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South Central College
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St Lucas Care Center
500 SE 1st St
Faribault, Minnesota 55021
Northfield Retirement Community
900 Cannon Valley Drive
Northfield, Minnesota 55057
Three Links Care Center
815 Forest Avenue
Northfield, Minnesota 55057
Rochester Public School # 535
3033 41st St. NW
Rochester, Minnesota 55901
Samaritan Bethany Arbor Terrace
24 NW 8 St.
Rochester, Minnesota 55901
Minnesota State College - SE Technical
308 Pioneer Road
Red Wing, Minnesota 55066
Lakeshore Inn Nursing Home
108 NW 8th Street
Waseca, Minnesota 56093
Rochester Community & Technical College
851 30th Ave SE
Rochester, Minnesota 55904
Dakota County Technical College
1300 145th Street E.
Rosemount, Minnesota 55068
Inver Hills - Century Colleges
2500 East 80th Street
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota 55076
Normandale Community College
9700 France Avenue South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55431
Shakopee High School
100 17th Avenue
Shakopee, Minnesota 55379
Hennepin Technical College
13100 College View Drive
Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347
The Lutheran Home
611 West Main St
Belle Plaine, Minnesota 56011
Chosen Valley Care Center
1102 Liberty Street
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