Nursing Assistant

Nursing Assistant (CNA) 

Learn the skills necessary to pass the FL CNA state exam and provide quality care to your patient while maintaining infection control and safety standards. Help patients by supporting personal hygiene and other activities of daily living; provide comfort, transportation, and vital sign monitoring.

CNA Skills and Qualifications 

 

  • Multi-tasking

  • Medical Teamwork

  • Bedside Manner

  • Infection Control

  • Health Promotion and Maintenance

  • Creating a Safe Effective Environment

  • Informing Others

  • Judgment

  • Pain Management

  • Acute/Critical Care (Monster.com, 2017) 

Medical Team

Sample Job Description 

A Nursing Assistant is a person who performs the following skills on a daily basis:

 

•Provides patients' personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos, and shaves; assisting with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths.

•Provides for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning patients; providing fresh water and nourishment between meals.

•Provides adjunct care by administering non-sterile dressings, surgical preps, ice packs, heat treatments, sitz and therapeutic baths; applying restraints.

•Maintains patient stability by checking vital signs and weight; testing urine; recording intake and output information.

•Provides patient comfort by utilizing resources and materials; transporting patients; answering patients' call lights and requests; reporting observations of the patient to nursing supervisor.

•Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.

•Maintains work operations by following policies and procedures.

•Protects organization's value by keeping patient information confidential.

•Serves and protects the hospital community by adhering to professional standards, hospital policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements, and Joint Commission standards.

•Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; participating in professional organizations; maintaining licensure.

•Enhances nursing department and hospital reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments (Monster.com, 2017).

There are two options available for Nursing Assistant (CNA) training

120-hour CNA *Recommended

$895

This is a full class to train and prepare students for the written and hands on portion of the CNA state exam, with sufficient theoretical and clinical skills to enter the professional field of nursing assistant. 

    *Does NOT include the $60 book or $45 program fee.

    *Background check, if needed, is NOT included 

 

INCLUDES the following certificates: 

    120-hr Certificate of Completion, Restraint & Seclusion,

    CPR/Basic Life Support, HIPAA, 

    First Aid, Alzheimer’s/Dementia,

    HIV/AIDS, Med Records Documentation,

    Medical Error Prevention,

    Infection Control, Blood borne Pathogens,

    Domestic Violence and Resident’s Rights

• Optional Certificate to take during externship week: Medication Administration/Observation ($75 fee). Does not include textbook and program fee.

5 weeks including externship- Class meets Monday through Friday

  • Day 9:00a-2:00p

  • Night 5:30p-10:30p 

Refresher Prep for Test

 *Does NOT include textbook.

$250

This class will give you a quick refresher on your clinical skills and lectures for the written portion of the FL CNA state exam.

Allowed your CNA license to lapse? Completed our CNA class more than 6 months ago and haven’t tested yet?

Refresh your training with up-to-date skills for the State of Florida CNA Exam.

 

10 Days 

  • Weeks 1 and 2- Meet Monday through Wednesday

  • Weeks 3 and 4- Meet Monday through Tuesday

Payment

Due to the lack of online payment, all payments must be made at Affordable Training in person.

We accept cash, debit or credit card, and money orders as forms of payment.