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Silver Star, Montana CNA Programs

Silver Star CNA Training - MT

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You can receive your certification in as little as 3 to 8 weeks.
Silver Star CNA classes - online & campus-based programs are available.

How to Become a CNA in Silver Star, Montana

Since Nurse Aides are needed throughout the Nation, you will be able to secure employment opportunities in any state you become certified. In Montana, 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 Montana 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 Silver Star?

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 Silver Star 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 Silver Star 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 Silver Star?

Many schools that offer CNA training have new sessions beginning every 6 to 8 weeks. In many areas in Montana, you can find CNA training starting in July 2015, August 2015, September 2015, or October 2015 available for registration now. Unlike nursing programs in Montana, 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 Silver Star a great way to quickly gain experience in the medical field. Check out Montana CNA Salary info.

Silver Star, MT CNA Programs

More programs in this area

Tobacco Root Mountains Care Center
326 Madison Street
Sheridan, Montana 59749
Butte Care & Rehabilitation Center
2400 Continental Drive
Butte, Montana 59701
University of Montana - Montana Technical
1300 West Park Street
Butte, Montana 59701
Madison Valley Manor
211 N Main Street
Ennis, Montana 59729
Parkview Acres Care & Rehab Center
200 North Oregon Street
Dillon, Montana 59725
Community Hospital of Anaconda
401 W. Pennsylvania Street
Anaconda, Montana 59711