Avalon Health Care offers a state approved CNA Training Program to future Avalon employees. Become a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in just three weeks through our accelerated training program. Classes begin monthly!
The CNA Certification Class is a 100 hour class. You will be given 52 hours of class time and 48 hours of instruction in a clinical setting.
3-Week Accelerated Option: Class is held for 7 hours each day with a 30 minute lunch period.
FREE of charge when hired by Avalon (classes are only available to future employees at this time. No other cost options are available).
For more information please call or text Melissa at 385-209-6900 or send an email to Melissa.Romero@AvalonHealthcare.com
Frequently Asked Questions
What is a CNA?
In 1987, the Nursing Home Reform Act was adopted by congress and defined training and evaluation standards for nursing assistants. CNA stands for Certified Nursing Assistant. A CNA provides hands on care to patients in hospitals, clients in their homes for home health care agencies, and residents in long term care settings.
Is your training program state certified?
Yes- we are accredited by the Utah Nursing Assistant Registry
What kinds of things will I be learning about?
We will be studying necessary material to pass both the written and skills state CNA exam. You will learn the basics of nursing and how to provide high quality care to your patients. You will be fully prepared for both the written and the skills state CNA exam.
How old do I have to be to take the class?
You must be 16 years of age by the first day of class.
Will I have to renew my CNA license?
Yes, every two years you must send in a license-renewal form to the state. As long as you work 200 hours in a two year period, you will not have to pay for any further training.