New Haven Job Corps Center - Certified Nursing Assistant Program

New Haven Job Corps Center - Certified Nursing Assistant Program

Program Reviewed

Certified Nursing Assistant Program

Credits Available

  • Nursing Assistant Certification (4 credits, lower division level)

Dates Valid

September 2009 through September 2019

Source of Records

Records Office; New Haven Job Corps Center; 455 Wintergreen Avenue; New Haven, CT 06516

About the Training Sponsor

New Haven Job Corps Center provides vocational and academic skills training to young people ages 16-24. New Haven Job Corps mission is to "identify and challenge the abilities of all members of our campus community in order to positively impact their success."

Applying for the Credit

Have your training sponsor submit your transcript or record to the Registrar to apply for the credit.

Course Descriptions

Nursing Assistant Certification (4 credits, lower division level)
This course is designed to provide the student with the fundamental knowledge and skills needed to function as a certified nursing assistant. Basic human needs, the effects of aging and hospitalization on these needs and selected conditions which threaten these needs are examined. Selected nursing skills to meet basic human needs are performed, with the opportunity for students to practice these skills in both a college skills laboratory and a clinical setting. CNA students must receive a grade of 75 to pass the program.

About the Review

This review was funded by the Connecticut Health & Life Sciences Career Initiative (HLSCI), a Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training grant, as implemented by the U.S. Department of Labor. HLSCI is an equal opportunity program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.