FREE NURSING ASSISTANT CLASSES

  • Sauk Centre, MN
  • CentraCare - Sauk Centre
  • Nursing Home
  • Casual/on-call, Various
  • VARIES
  • Support Services - Patient Care
  • Career Band: T1 Technical 1
  • Req #: 201903967-46269
  • Posted: November 6, 2019

Summary

Certified Nursing Assistants at CentraCare help provide care for patients and residents of long-term care facilities. To become a Certified Nursing Assistant in a long-term care facility, you are required to complete a state-approved education program and pass the Minnesota State Exam. Once you complete the training and pass the state exam, we’ll present qualified individuals with a job offer. CentraCare will cover the cost of the exam, course training, and pay you for your time while in the class.

 Upcoming Class Schedule: December 23rd thru Janurary 12th in St. Cloud

*This course is both online and in-person* 

Class Registration Date:

Last date registration is open:  

Thursday December 19th at 3:00pm

Monday

December 23rd

4:30-6:30pm (onboard)

Monday

December 30th

12:00pm-4:00pm

 (Test #1- allow 2 hours)

Sunday

January 5th

12:00pm-4:00pm

Monday

January 6th

8:00am-4:30pm (Skills)

Thursday

January 9th

8:00am-4:30pm (skills)

Friday

January 10th

8:00am-4:30pm (skills)

Saturday/Sunday

January 11-12th

6am-2:30pm

State Exam Test Date: TBD               Nursing Ed date:  TBD

Class/Pre-Employment Requirements:
The interview for this program may include a pre-employment screening and a conversation about your interest in this job and training opportunity. Candidates who are interviewed and selected for this position will receive a conditional job offer and will need to successfully complete the pre-employment health screen, Tuberculosis Skin Test and criminal background check prior to beginning the program. If the previous requirements are successfully completed, candidates will receive their final employment schedule.

Qualifications:

  • 16 years of age or older
  • Desire to work with older adults
  • Attendance is required for all class dates and becoming registered with the MN Department of Health as a Nursing Assistant are required
  • Willing to learn a variety of techniques to care for residents.
  • Areas of training include supporting resident/patient care needs by performing delegated Activities of Daily Living (ADL) care tasks
  • A one-year employment engagement with CentraCare is required consisting of a minimum of 4 shifts per pay period
  • Ability to read, write, and communicate effectively in English
  • Effective observational, reporting and communication skills
  • Ability to effectively interact with people who are cognitively and/or physically impaired
  • Demonstrated teamwork skills
  • Competent in use of proper body mechanics
  • Professional and courteous customer service skills 

CentraCare Health has made a commitment to diversity in its workforce and all individuals, including, but not limited to, individuals with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. CentraCare Health is an EEO/AA employer.

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