You are here

Massies Mill, Virginia CNA Programs

Get more information about advancing your career. Request information today.

Featured Accredited Online CNA Schools

Popular Programs:
  • AA: Medical Office Assistance
Pioneering distance education since 1985, Liberty University is now the nation’s seventh largest university. With more than 300 online and residential areas of study, Liberty offers programs from the certificate to doctoral level.
Popular Programs:
  • AS - Medical Office Administration
Virginia College  continues the tradition ofgiving lives new direction, fulfilling our mission statement tostudents wherever they live and offering the chance to pursue adegree while maintaining commitments to work and family.
Popular Programs:
  • Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant
Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) offers industry-relevant knowledge and training for in demand careers in healthcare. Jobs in healthcare and social assistance are projected to have the fastest job growth between 2010-2020 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.* In order to address the rapidly growing need for career-ready professionals in many exciting fields, UMA offers associate degrees that can be earned in as few as 15 months.
Popular Programs:
  • AA: Medical Office Assistance
Pioneering distance education since 1985, Liberty University is now the nation’s seventh largest university. With more than 300 online and residential areas of study, Liberty offers programs from the certificate to doctoral level.
Popular Programs:
  • AS - Medical Office Administration
Virginia College  continues the tradition ofgiving lives new direction, fulfilling our mission statement tostudents wherever they live and offering the chance to pursue adegree while maintaining commitments to work and family.
Popular Programs:
  • Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant
Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) offers industry-relevant knowledge and training for in demand careers in healthcare. Jobs in healthcare and social assistance are projected to have the fastest job growth between 2010-2020 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.* In order to address the rapidly growing need for career-ready professionals in many exciting fields, UMA offers associate degrees that can be earned in as few as 15 months.
Matching school ads

How to Become a CNA in Massies Mill, Virginia

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

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 Massies Mill 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 Massies Mill 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 Massies Mill?

Many schools that offer CNA training have new sessions beginning every 6 to 8 weeks. In many areas in Virginia, you can find CNA training starting in December 2014, January 2015, February 2015, or March 2015 available for registration now. Unlike nursing programs in Virginia, 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 Massies Mill a great way to quickly gain experience in the medical field. Check out Virginia CNA Salary info.

More programs in this area

Nelson County Schools
84 Courthouse Square
P. O. Box 276

Lovingston, Virginia
22949
Nelson County High School
6919 Thomas Nelson Highway
Lovingston, Virginia
22949
Amherst County Public Schools
153 Washington Street
Amherst, Virginia
24521
ProCareers
393 E 29th St # 1
Buena Vista, Virginia
24416
Shenandoah Valley Health Care Center
3737 Catalpa Avenue
Buena Vista, Virginia
24416
Old Dominion Job Corps Center
1073 Father Judge Road
Monroe, Virginia
24574
Avante' at Waynesboro
1221 Rosser Avenue
Waynesboro, Virginia
22980
Interim Health Care
16 Ivy Ridge Lane
Suite 138

Fishersville, Virginia
22939
Augusta Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
83 Cross Road Ln
Fishersville, Virginia
22939
Valley Vocational Technical Center
6 John Lewis Road
Fishersville, Virginia
22939
Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center
243 Woodrow Wilson Avenue
Fishersville, Virginia
22939
Amherst County Adult Education Center
219 Trojan Road
Madison Heights, Virginia
24572
Sunrise Adult Day Care Program
P.O. Box 1304
Madison Heights, Virginia
24572
Buckingham High School
78 Knights Road
Buckingham, Virginia
23921
Buckingham Vocational Center
Route 60
Buckingham, Virginia
23921
Oak Hill Health Care Center
512 Houston Street
Staunton, Virginia
24402
American Retirement Homes
409 South Main Street
Lexington, Virginia
24450
Floyd S. Kay Vocational-Technical Center
143 Greenhouse Road
Lexington, Virginia
24450
Heritage Hall
205 Houston Street
Lexington, Virginia
24450
Healthcare Training and Services
926 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, Virginia
24504
VA Cities