CNA Programs in Connecticut

If you are considering starting a career as a nursing assistant you can begin your research by identifying CNA training courses in Connecticut cities near you. It is recommended that you contact each training center of interest to learn more about their program offerings, class schedules, prerequisite requirements and more.


Embarking upon a new career path is an important decision and should not be taken lightly. Many Connecticut CNA classes include 6-12 weeks of classroom study and prepare students to take the CNA certification exam upon completion. Students should master the core competencies required of a nurse aide during their training class. Courses are available throughout Connecticut to meet student’s needs.

Some CNA training classes are offered for free in exchange for a promised period of employment at the training facility upon certification. These free CNA classes are typically available through long-term care centers and assisted living nursing homes in Connecticut.

Connecticut nursing students can usually expect to pay anywhere between $500-$1500 for a CNA training course. This cost typically includes classroom hours, books and study materials. After passing the course students will be eligible to take the CNA certification exam to earn their license to practice.

Nursing Assistant Programs in Connecticut (CT)

American Red Cross – Bridgeport
60 Lafayette Street, Room 402, Bridgeport, CT 06604

American Red Cross CNA Training Program – East Hartford
205 Burnside Ave., East Hartford, CT

American Red Cross Nurse Aide Training – Waterbury
182 Grand Street, Waterbury, CT 06702

American Red Cross South Central Connecticut – New Haven
703 Whitney Ave., New Haven, CT 06511

CNA Classes in Connecticut Community Colleges

Tunxis Community Tech College – Farmington
271 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, Connecticut


Connecticut CNA Training Schools

Get a hands-on education at Lincoln Tech. Designed for today’s tough job market, our in-depth programs cover many fields including: Health Sciences, Business and Information Technology, Hospitality, Automotive Technology, HVAC Technology and Electrical Systems Technology. Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. Programs vary by campus.

Programs:

  • Medical Assistant
  • Nursing (Practical)
  • Dental Assistant
  • And more...
Locations: LincolnSheltonNew Britain

The mission of Mildred Elley is to provide quality career education and technical training to allow students of diverse educational, cultural and personal backgrounds to become successful in an ever-changing global economy. Mildred Elley strives to afford students quality placement opportunities and instill in all of our graduates a desire for lifelong education and learning.

Programs:

  • Clinical Medical Assistant-CERT
  • Practical Nurse (LPN)-CERT
  • Medical Office Assistant-CERT
Locations: Pittsfield
Branford Hall Career Institute offers career-focused education that gives you the job skills you need to make the leap into some of today's hottest careers.

Programs:

  • Medical Assistant
Locations: Branford

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