Certified Nursing Assistant Workforce Training Certificate

Program website

Program Manager: Evelyne Crooks
Email: ecrooks@frederick.edu
Phone: 240.629.7904

Program Description

This series of courses teaches basic patient care skills, the student’s role as a member of the healthcare team, disease processes, and infection control and safety issues. Combined with a clinical experience, this program meets all eligibility requirements for CNA certification in the state of Maryland and prepares students for the Geriatric Nursing Assistant test.

Program Requirements

Required Course/s
Foundations for Healthcare Careers
ESL Foundations for Healthcare Careers
ESL Foundations for Healthcare Careers (90)
Certified Nursing Assistant, Part 1
Certified Nursing Assistant, Part II
Certified Nursing Assistant--Clinicals
Floor score of 52 (Classic) or 237 (Next Gen) or
306 Accuplacer ESL score or
Placement into:
Reading and Writing in the Academic Disciplines (or)
Completion of:
English for Academic Purposes
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support CPR card or
CPR: Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider