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.
NOTE: For students in this course who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed by the State of Texas. If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with a faculty member or the department chair. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.
Day Class Dates (2018) 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (Mon-Fri):
- Sept. 26 - Oct. 18
- Oct. 22 - Nov. 13
- Nov. 14 - Dec. 11
Evening Class Dates (2018) 4-10 p.m. (Mon-Fri):
- Sept. 19 - Oct. 23
- Oct. 24 - Nov. 28
(NOTE: Clinical sites can be within a 45 mile radius of Longview.)