Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Certified Nurse Assistant��_�s perform basic nursing skills to care for clients in a long-term care facility, hospitals and/or through home health agencies. Although in a hybrid format, this class meets the classroom requirements (75 hours) of the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services requirements for Certified Nurse Assistants and teaches entry level skills for the hospital. According to East Central College, a Web Hybrid Course meeting time is reduced by a maximum of 50%; remainder of course is taught as an on-line class. Students will be required to attend class meetings on a regular, scheduled basis; scheduled class meeting times will be published in advance. Simultaneously, students will need to complete their clinical training (100 hours of on- the- job training in a long-term care facility) Thirty of the 100 hours of clinical are to be completed with an assigned Clinical Instructor.
Primary Material Type:
Workshop and Training Material
East Central College
Project Name:
MoHealthWINs, East Central College, Certified Nurse Assistant, CNA, Workforce Training, Healthcare, Patient Care Skills

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
20 regional care centers
Industry Sector:
Health Care and Social Assistance -- Hospitals (622)
Healthcare Support Occupations -- Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants (31-1012)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (51)
Credit Type:
  • Non-Credit
Credential Type:
  • Credential
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
75 classroom hours, 100 clinical hours
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Active - requires user to respond to prompts, questions, etc.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Conducting an evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
  • SME Quality Report is posted in Skills Commons
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Industry Standard Quality Rubric; Custom Quality Rubric
Course Note:
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
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