This program is intended for adult students. High school students may be able to apply, as well.
The Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) program will prepare you for an entry level position in the field of nursing. Graduates of this program are prepared to work in long term care facilities and many other areas of the healthcare industry.
The program provides 60 hours of classroom training and 40 hours of clinical training for students that are interested in pursuing a nursing assistant career in the medical field. You will learn quality patient care, diagnostic and medical procedures, and medical terminology as well as all the necessary personal touches it takes to be a successful LNA. The program consists of 100 hours divided between classroom, clinical and lab time.
This program prepares for the following credential(s): Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA).
Grants for Adult Career & Technical Education
Grants, scholarships, and other funding sources are available. Depending on program type and student eligibility, one or more tuition assistance options may apply. For example, VSAC Advancement Grant, VDOL Adult CTE Scholarship, Curtis Fund Credential of Value Scholarship, and other forms of state assistance. For more information, visit the financial assistance webpage and contact the CTE Center.
State or Local Grant
- Nursing Assistants
- Health Care and Social Assistance