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Nursing Assistant Skills Training (CCNAST)

Certificate of Completion


This state certified four-five week program prepares students to work as a nursing assistant in a variety of health care settings such as nursing homes, hospitals and home care. Training takes place in the classroom, lab and clinical settings within the community. Upon completion of the program, students are eligible to apply for and take the Michigan Certified Nurse Aid (CNA) exam.

Admissions Requirements

Program admission requires a minimum age of 17 and Academic Reading and Writing Level 3. Students need to bring a paper photocopy of their driver's license or Michigan State ID to the mandatory orientation for the criminal background clearance check.

Contact Information

Health Sciences
Health Science
Rene Stark


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Major/Area Requirements
Class Title Minimum Credits
HSC 100 Basic Nursing Assistant Skills 4
Total 4
Total Credits Required

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