Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Accelerated
Course No: NUR-8017
Length: 61.0 hrs
Jump start your career in healthcare today with this Board of Nursing approved training program. If you are over 18 years of age, you can become a Certified Nursing Assistant in just six weeks. Training is conducted in both the classroom and the clinical setting. This class is a hybrid course, with online course content as well as traditional classroom content. Typically students come to class once a week for the first three weeks then attend clinical rotations. However, schedules vary depending on the dates of the specific course. Please see specific course schedules below.
All participants will receive CPR certification as a component of this course. Program price includes tuition, textbook, liability insurance, registration fee, activity fee, scrubs, CPR certification, and clinical background check. Students are responsible for their medical physical exam and all Prometric (Florida Board of Nursing) fees. This course is approved by the VA. You will need to schedule a medical physical exam with your healthcare provider.
Please bring these completed forms with you on the 1st day of class.
Questions? Please call (813) 259-6513. We are happy to help you!
Florida Board of Nursing Requirements:
Applicants to become a Certified Nurse Assistant by Examination with the Florida Board of Nursing must meet the following requirements to proceed with the application process.
The requirements are as follows and can be found in Section 464.203, F.S.:
1. Has a high school diploma, or its equivalent; or 2. Is at least 18 years of age. 3. Has completed the curriculum developed under the Enterprise Florida Jobs and Education Partnership Grant and achieved a minimum score, established by rule of the board, on the nursing assistant competency examination, which consists of a written portion and skills-demonstration portion, approved by the board and administered at a site and by personnel approved by the department. Note: If an applicant fails to pass the nursing assistant competency examination in three attempts, the applicant is not eligible for reexamination unless the applicant completes an approved training program.
Refunds, Cancellations & Substitutions
If you find it necessary to cancel your registration, call the ICCE office immediately at (813) 259-6010. Notify us first by phone and then follow-up your cancellation by written notification using U.S. Mail, fax, e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org), or hand delivery.
Written notice must be received 2 business days prior to the program date to be eligible for a refund. Please be advised that refunds may take up to three (3) weeks from the point at which a class is cancelled or a student's written notification of cancellation is received.
Refunds will not be made after the start of any program. Participants may substitute another individual at any time. However, CEU credit will not be awarded for substitutions after any program has begun.
We reserve the right to cancel activities that do not meet minimum enrollment levels or for other good cause. Activities cancelled by the College will have refunds processed in-full.