Health Care Assistant
The Health Care Assistant, Nursing Assistant/Aide (CNA) Program prepares the individual to assist in providing health care as a member of the health care profession.
Graduates of the one-semester program will be awarded the Certificate of Health Care Assistant. Students who complete the program may qualify for employment as Homemakers, Nursing Assistant/CNA, Long-Term Care Aides or Home Health Aides in the Mississippi Health Care industry.
The program has been designed in modular format to allow sequential scheduling over a semester, or it may be blocked into a short course format. Extra points are provided to allow employment as a Long Term Care Aide after completion of the Nurse Assistant Core, and Homemaker/Home Health Aide Course of study.