Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate

Overview

Approved By LWIA: 7
Last Re-Certification Date: 3/13/2019
Next Re-Certification Date: 3/27/2021

Program Description

The certified Nursing Assistant Program is six-credit hour program that includes theory, lab and clinical experiences. This program can be completed in one semester. Upon completion of this program, graduates are eligible to sit for the Illinois Department of Public Health Nurse Aide Competency Examination. Consistent with the passing of this exam, the candidate's name is entered on the State of Illinois Health Care Worker Registry. The Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program is approved by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Established in 1980

CIP: 51-3902 Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide.

Training Program Type

Vocational

Provider Information

Program Contact Info

1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 758-2372

Associated Job Families and Occupations

Certifying / Licensing / Registering Body

Harper College

Quality Assurance

  • North Central Association
  • Illinois Community College Board
  • State Of Illinois Nurse Aide Registry
  • Industry Standard: Successful completers can achieve IDPH certification

Education Information

Industry Recognized Certification

12 Weeks ( 143.00 Hours / 6.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$834.00
Books$133.00
Fees$276.00
Tests$200.00
Other Expenses(Materials, Supplies, Tools, Uniforms, etc)$950.00
Total Cost$2,393.00

Financial Aid

  • All financial aid depends on the eligibility of the individual

Application Procedure

Must contact Diane Carter-Zubko at 847-758-2372 when approved to pursue program at Harper. Student must apply to Harper College www.harpercollege.edu. Pay $25 application fee or obtain fee waiver code from Diane Carter-Zubko at 847-758-2372. Student will be directed to appropriate Harper College Academic Advisor for an educational plan. The maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $3,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Physical Exam
  • Math - Per College Placement Test Cut-off Scores
  • Reading - Per College Placement Test Cut-off Scores
  • Language - Instruction is in English
  • Writing - Per College Placement Test Cut-off Scores
  • Prerequisites - Must have SSN, pass criminal background check
  • Other - All credit-seeking WIOA clients must have initial & ongoing academic advising

Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, and Disability Provisions Compliance Assurance

  • EEO Compliant: Yes
  • Disability Accomodation: Yes

Program Offerings

  • Part-Time Enrollment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Labs
  • Weekend Classes
  • Night Classes
  • Day Classes
  • Other(Specify)

Performance Data

Program: Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate

Overview

Approved By LWIA: 7
Last Re-Certification Date: 3/13/2019
Next Re-Certification Date: 3/27/2021

Program Description

The certified Nursing Assistant Program is six-credit hour program that includes theory, lab and clinical experiences. This program can be completed in one semester. Upon completion of this program, graduates are eligible to sit for the Illinois Department of Public Health Nurse Aide Competency Examination. Consistent with the passing of this exam, the candidate's name is entered on the State of Illinois Health Care Worker Registry. The Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program is approved by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Established in 1980

CIP: 51-3902 Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide.

Provider Information

Program Contact Info

1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 758-2372

Associated Job Families and Occupations

Certifying / Licensing / Registering Body

Harper College

Quality Assurance

  • North Central Association
  • Illinois Community College Board
  • State Of Illinois Nurse Aide Registry
  • Industry Standard: Successful completers can achieve IDPH certification

Education Information

Industry Recognized Certification

12 Weeks ( 143.00 Hours / 6.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$834.00
Books$133.00
Fees$276.00
Tests$200.00
Other Expenses(Materials, Supplies, Tools, Uniforms, etc)$950.00
Total Cost$2,393.00

Financial Aid

  • All financial aid depends on the eligibility of the individual

Application Procedure

Must contact Diane Carter-Zubko at 847-758-2372 when approved to pursue program at Harper. Student must apply to Harper College www.harpercollege.edu. Pay $25 application fee or obtain fee waiver code from Diane Carter-Zubko at 847-758-2372. Student will be directed to appropriate Harper College Academic Advisor for an educational plan. The maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $3,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Physical Exam
  • Math - Per College Placement Test Cut-off Scores
  • Reading - Per College Placement Test Cut-off Scores
  • Language - Instruction is in English
  • Writing - Per College Placement Test Cut-off Scores
  • Prerequisites - Must have SSN, pass criminal background check
  • Other - All credit-seeking WIOA clients must have initial & ongoing academic advising

Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, and Disability Provisions Compliance Assurance

  • EEO Compliant: Yes
  • Disability Accomodation: Yes

Program Offerings

  • Part-Time Enrollment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Labs
  • Weekend Classes
  • Night Classes
  • Day Classes
  • Other(Specify)