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New York CNA Programs

New York CNA Training

Many people are unsatisfied with their current employment situation, but in an unstable economy, but it's hard to justify leaving a job when so many people are out of work. That's why many business experts are encouraging people to expand their education while continuing to work at their current job. New York CNA classes are designed to help people achieve a career as a certified nursing assistant, and many courses can be completed at night or on the internet.

New York CNA classes are specialized training courses that will give students the skills and medical knowledge necessary to work alongside doctors and nurses on a daily basis. Approved training courses for certified nursing assistants teach students how to take patient vital signs, record patient medical histories, assist families with executing treatment plans, and educate the public about behaviors that will prevent them from getting sick or injured in the first place. Anyone who has ever dreamed of a career that would allow them to help people improve their lives may find a CNA career to be extremely fulfilling.

Becoming a CNA in New York

There is no minimum age requirement to work as a nurse aide in New York. An individual must complete a state-accepted training course, pass a state-approved Clinical Skills Performance Evaluation and a written New York State Competency Exam, and become certified through the New York State Nurse Aide Registry.

For RNs and LPNs and Nurse Aides registered out of state, there is a $50 reciprocity request fee to be listed on New York's Registry.

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NY CNA Programs

Other NY Schools with CNA Programs

ASA Institute of Business and Computer Technology
81 Willoughby Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Bronx Community College
2155 University Avenue
Bronx, NY 10453
Broome Community College
P.O. Box 1017
Binghamton, NY 13902
Buffalo EOC
465 Washington Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Capital District EOC
30 North Russell Rd
Albany, NY 12206
Capital District EOC
145 Congress Street
Troy, NY 12180
City College of New York Continuing & Professional Studies
160 Convent Ave, Shepard Hall 2
New York, NY 10031
Cochran School of Nursing
967 North Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701
Columbia-Greene Community College
4400 Route 23
Hudson, NY 12534
Corning Community College
1 Academic Drive
Corning, NY 14830
Corning Community College Business Development Center
24 Denison Parkway West
Corning, NY 14830
Farmingdale State College
2350 Broadhollow Rd.
Farmingdale, NY 11735
Finger Lakes Community College
63 Pulteney Street
Geneva, NY 14456
Finger Lakes Community College
425 Beach Avenue
Rochester, NY 14612
Finger Lakes Community College
3325 Marvin Sands Drive
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Finger Lakes Community College
704 East Main St
Rochester, NY 14605
Finger Lakes Community College
200 Victor Heights Parkway
Victor, NY 14564
Fulton - Montgomery Community College
2805 State Highway 67
Johnstown, NY 12095
Geneva General Hospital
196 North St.
Geneva, NY 14456
Hostos Community College
500 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10451
Jamestown Community College
525 Falconer St.
Jamestown, NY 14702
Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Blvd.
Brooklyn, NY 11235
La Guardia Community College
31-10 Thomson Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101
Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation
11 Murray Hill Drive
Mount Morris, NY 14510
Long Island EOC Farmingdale State College
269 Fulton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11550
Long Island EOC Farmingdale State College
1090A Suffolk Avenue
Brentwood, NY 11717
Long Island EOC Farmingdale State College
1 Commerce Boulevard
North Amityville, NY 11701
Mandl School the College of Allied Health
254 West 54th Street
New York, NY 10019

New York CNA Resources on

New York State Board of Nursing
Education Bldg.
89 Washington Avenue
2nd Floor West Wing
Albany, NY 12234
Phone: (518) 474-3817
Fax: (518) 474-3706

New York State Nurses Association