Certified nursing assistant

Certified Nursing Assistant Course

Course Prep Description:

Cardi Beats Health Care Training Center takes pride in helping empower students to confidently challenge and pass the Florida’s Board of Nursing assistant state exam. It is designed to be delivered in a lab setting and focuses on instruction of theory and skills practice. This is course is ace paced & requires serious commitment.

Each Student will:

  • Learn and practice necessary skills to flourish as a Certified NursingAssistant.
  • Complete written examinations according to contents learned in classroom.
  • Discuss work habits to include compassion and kindness when interacting with patients in various medical facilities.
  • Students are encouraged to practice 1 – 2 hours of hands on and testing each day to prepare.
  • Come to class prepared with required books, notebooks, & writing utensils
  • Dress professionally: Clean scrubs, socks, sneakers, & hair pulled back

What’s Covered in this course?

  • Hands on skills
  • Practice written
  • Lecture to understand job description
  • Job application / Interview process

Why Become C.N.A?

  • Respectable, stable & rewarding career
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • Medical/Dental/Vision/401k
  • Paid Vacation time
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Competitive Salary: $27,000 – $34,000 per year

Why Chose a C.N.A Prep Course vs Traditional C.N.A School?

  • Financially affordable & practical
  • C.N.A prep course average $250 – $300
  • C.N.A traditional course $900 +
  • Learn what you need to pass
  • Bypass 120 clinical hours
  • Flexible class schedule
  • Class duration shorter

FUN FACT:

  • Completing C.N.A prep course, challenging & passing the “State Exam” obtains exact same license, employment opportunities, pay, and career advancement as traditional, lengthy, and expensive schools.
  • This information can be verified through www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/cna/index.html

Entrance Requirements

  • Future start dates can be found on our calendar
  • NO PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!!
  • No GED or High School Diploma Required
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Copy of Driver’s License
  • Copy of Social Security Card
  • Schedule an Appointment/Interview with our admission coordinator
  • Bring completed Enrollment Application
  • Complete Program Policies

Please note:

  • We have a no refund policy.
  • Please make sure you can attend your scheduled class.
  • Students who are unable to attend their selected classes are charged a $20 inconvenience fee to reschedule to a later date.
  • If an unplanned situation arises, students will be allowed up to 30 days to complete their selected training program; however, all fees are forfeited after 30 days.

CNA Prep Training Schedule & Tuition

            Tuition: $199 – 299
             Please be advised that the course rate DOES NOT include: Background check or State Exam fee.

  • Non-Refundable Deposit: $100
  • Remaining Balance $199
  • Before or on 1st day of class
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Classes: Mon & Fri

    • Tuition: $299
    • Times: 6p – 9p
    • Dates: Check our calendar
    • Frequency: 3 weeks

Classes: 1st Sat & Sun of Each Month

  • Tuition: $199
  • Times 9a – 2:30p
  • Dates: Check our calendar
  • Frequency: 1st Sat/Sun of each month

Registration & Payment

  • Check our website for available schedule (Dates/Days/Time)
  • Complete our online (or in person) registration form
  • Non-Refundable Deposit: $100
  • The $100 is applied to remaining balance
  • Payments via PayPal:CPRCNA@Cardibeats.com
  • Deposits or full payment may be made in person
  • Entire cost of the class needs to be paid in full on or before your first day.
  • Unfortunately, no personal checks

What’s INCLUDED?

  • Training by experienced Nurses
  • CNA Exam Preparation Manual
  • Hands-On Skills sessions & evaluation
  • Free Refresher course within 30 days of completion
  • Practice written exams

3-hour C.N.A Refresher Course (Skills – Only)

        Classes: 1st Sat

  • Times: 3p – 6p
  • Dates: Check our calendar
  • Frequency: 1st Sat of Each month
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Course Fees
Non-Refundable Deposit: $50

    • Free – Previous Student at Cardi Beats w/in 30 days of training completion
    • $100 – Students that have not taken course with Cardi Beats
    • Before or on 1st day of class

*All Test Prep and Continuing Education courses are excluded from Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).

Registration & Payment

  • Check our website for available schedule (Dates/Days/Time)
  • Complete our online (or in person) registration form
  • Non-Refundable Deposit: $50
  • The $50 is applied to remaining balance
  • Payments via PayPal: CPRCNA@Cardibeats.com
  • Deposits or full payment may be made in person
  • Entire cost of the class needs to be paid in full on or before your first day.
  • Unfortunately, no personal checks

POST COURSE ACTIONS:

Certification & Background Screening

Upon successful completion of the course; you will have the option to apply for the Nursing Assistant Competency Exam to become a Certified Nursing Assistant. Testing to become a Certified Nursing Assistant is directed by Prometric. An application and testing fee must be submitted by the student to Prometric prior to receiving a testing date. For more information please visit www.prometric.com

Click link below:

    • State examination $155
  • Prometric
  • 8081 Philips Hwy #21, Jacksonville, FL 32256
  • 904-739-3000
    • Level II background screening $72
  • AAA Construction School
    34 Arlington Road S. Jacksonville, FL 32216
    904-722-9994

Profession Summary

Once you pass your Certification Exam, you may begin to work as a Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A). You have the option to work directly with patients in various health care settings including hospitals, nursing home and rehabilitation facilities providing daily care.