Thank you for your interest in taking the state certified nurse aide training program. Our program is a fast paced class that is completed in 17 days. To be considered for the class, you must provide, you must provide the following at the time of your scheduled Pre-Test:
- Completed Application
- Proof of your High School Diploma or GED
- Valid Photo Identification
- Social Security Card
We will run a criminal background check as well as a consult the Tennessee and/or National Abuse Registry for Children and Adults. No one with a felony conviction, certain misdemeanor charges, and/or found on the abuser registry can be admitted to the class.
Since the class if only 17 days, no absences or tardies are permitted. You must maintain a grade average of an 81 to continue in the course.
Uniform ($30) will need to be purchased for the class (cash or money order only, NO PERSONAL CHECKS). You will be responsible for any additional school supplies.
Class hours are from 8:00AM to 4:00PM. You can wear modest street clothes to class (no shorts, sleeveless shirts or halter tops, please). No facial piercings are to be worn to class except for earrings by female students.
If you have been accepted into the class, you will receive a phone call on or before Friday at 10:00AM. Please DO NOT call the facility to check on the status of your acceptance. Only 14 students can be accepted at a time.
Students are chosen based on the facility need, shift availability of the candidate, entrance exam score, flexibility of the candidate, previous work history and attitude. The best qualified candidates for the class will be chosen. It is not based on those who applied first or last on application day.
Thank you for your interest in the class. Please click “Apply Now' to begin your application!