About the program:
In order to meet the rising demand for trained personnel in the health care industry, Kilgore College offers Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) courses for fast-track training that produces successful graduates sought after for entry-level positions in the field. The CNA program will provide the skills, knowledge and abilities essential to providing basic care to residents of long-term care facilities. You will learn about resident’s rights, communication, safety, observation, reporting and assisting residents in maintaining basic comfort and safety.
The nursing assistant program consists of two continuing education courses that total 112 hours in length.
View the CNA Syllabus (pdf)
View informational flier (pdf)
Day Class Dates (2023) - 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday:
- Jan. 17 to Feb. 3, 2023
- Feb. 13 to March 3, 2023
- March 20 to April 10, 2023
- April 17 to May 5, 2023
- May 15 to June 6, 2023
(NOTE: Clinical sites can be within a 45-mile radius of Longview.)
Nursing Entrance Exam Review:
Nursing Entrance Exam Review (VNSG 1091, 18 Hours) is a focused review of concepts present in the Test of Essential Academic Skills or ATI TEAS. The ATI TEAS is the exam used for assessing a student’s preparedness for entering health science fields. Course topics include reading, English and language usage, mathematics and science.