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, 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (Mon-Fri):
- Jan. 16 – Feb. 8
- Feb. 12 – March 7
- March 19 – April 11
- April 12 – May 8
- May 9 – June 5
- June 6 – June 28
Evening Class Dates, 4-10 p.m. (Mon-Fri):
- Feb. 19 – March 29
- April 2 – May 3
- May 7 – June 11
- Nurse Assistant Certificate - 15-Hour (2018-2019)