Thank you for your interest in the Nursing Assistant career option at Morton College.
A Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) must be able to lift objects and move freely, and have good social skills in able to interact with diverse individuals, families and groups.
The program is rigorous and demanding, and require basic skills in English and communication (written and verbal), as well as basic arithmetic.
If you're wondering if a health career is right for you before starting down your career path, you can find more information on the website explorehealthcareers.org
Nursing assistants perform routine duties in caring for patients or residents. Care tasks delegated by the nurse to the assistant include:
Download Student Handbook for Nursing Assistant and Advanced Bedside Care Technician Programs (PDF)
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Method of Evaluation