The purpose of the Nursing Assistant program is to prepare a student for employment as Certified Nursing Assistants in a Long-Term Care Facility. Instruction is designed to qualify students for employment upon successfully obtaining a Nursing Assistant certification.  

HOURS

120, approximately 2 months (6 weeks)

COST

Tuition is approximately $666.20, plus books and fees (PDF)

TESTING REQUIREMENTS

N/A

LOCATION

MTC Main Campus

STARTING SALARIES

Vary, ranging from $18,600 to $35,780*

*Based on local industry information.

 

RECENT EMPLOYERS OF GRADUATES

  • Ocala Health & Rehabilitation Center
  • Touching Heart of Ocala
  • Hawthorne Village Retirement Community

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Certified Nursing Assistant Master Plan of Instruction
(PDFopens in a new window)

  • Legal and ethical responsibilities of a CNA
  • Provide personal care for geriatric patients in long-term care and home health
  • Provide physical care and comfort

INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS 

Nursing Assistant Certification

 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

  • HOSPITALS
  • ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES
  • DOCTORS OFFICES
  • LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES

OUR NUMBERS

Discover how Marion Technical College prepares students for the healthcare industry.

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STEPS TO ENROLLMENT

  • ATTEND AN INFORMATION SESSION
  • COMPLETE THE ONLINE APPLICATION
  • MEET WITH AN ADMISSIONS ADVISOR
  • FILL OUT YOUR PROGRAM’S SUPPLEMENTAL PACKET, IF APPLICABLE
  • PAY YOUR APPLICATION FEE

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTORS

LYNN WEBER

Program Director

RN/BSN Since 1984, Specialty: ER/Trauma Nurse/CEN, Program Director/Instructor at MTC Since 2013.

MARIANNE OYLER

Instructor

Instructor at MTC Since 2019.

ADDITIONAL FORMS

Supplemental Packet (PDF)

BOOK LIST

Tuition is approximately $666.20, plus books and fees (PDF)

ONLINE COMPONENT

N/A