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You can receive your certification in as little as 3 to 8 weeks.
Shiro 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 Shiro, Texas

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

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 Shiro 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 Shiro 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 Shiro?

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

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Sam Houston State University
1825 Sycamore
Huntsville, Texas 77341
Huntsville Health Care Center
2628 Milam
Huntsville, Texas 77340
Madisonville Adult Education/ Madisonville NH
901 W Trinity Street
Madisonville, Texas 77864
Madisonville Care Center
411 E Collard
Madisonville, Texas 77864
Huntsville High School
441 FM 2821 East
Huntsville, Texas 77320
Fortress Health & Rehab of Rock Prairie LLC
1105 Rock Prairie Road
College Station, Texas 77845
A & M Consolidated High School
1801 Harvey Mitchell Pkwy
College Station, Texas 77840
Hammond-Oliver High School for Human Sciences
1305 Memorial Dr
Bryan, Texas 77802
Lampstand Health & Rehab of Bryan
2001 E. 29th St.
Bryan, Texas 77802
Blinn College Workforce Education - Navasota Center
9238 Highway 90 South
Bryan, Texas 77805
Blinn College
2423 Blinn Blvd.
Bryan, Texas 77805
Blinn College - Sealy High School
361 Post Office Street
Bryan, Texas 77805
Lone Star College
3200 College Park Drive
Conroe, Texas 77384
The Woodlands Healthcare Center
4650 S Panther Creek Dr
Spring, Texas 77381
Texas Health School - North Campus
19221 I-45 South, Ste 190
Conroe, Texas 77385
Hempstead High School
801 Donoho Street
Hempstead, Texas 77445
HMG-Park Manor of Tomball
250 School Street
Tomball, Texas 77375
Lone Star College
30555 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, Texas 77375
Tomball High School
30330 Quinn Rd
Tomball, Texas 77375
Klein Oak High School
22603 Northcrest Drive
Spring, Texas 77389