State Tested Nurse Aide

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Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2022 -
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State Tested Nurse Aide

A Nurse Aide is responsible for providing direct resident care under the supervision of a Licensed Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse. To be successful, you must work together with members of a healthcare team. The State Tested Nurse Aide program provides classroom instruction, laboratory practice, and Clinical experience as defined by the Ohio Department of Health.  Clinical hours are completed in groups after the classroom training is complete.

Before registering, please be sure to read this STNA Information Sheet. It states where to obtain your 2-step TB, background check, and additional information on the program.

Once you have read the STNA Information Sheet linked above you can go to to register for the next available class or show interest if no classes are listed. 

• State Tested Nurse Aide(STNA)

  • Receive instruction from a Registered Nurse.
  • Gain experience working in a long-term care facility.
  • May work in long-term care facilities, the home health field or hospitals after completing the class.
Class size is limited on a first come basis with paid tuition.

Students must provide a clean BCI background check upon acceptance and a negative 2-Step TB test prior to class start.

Classes offered year-round on as needed basis.

80 hrs (approx. 3 weeks)
            (65 classroom hours & 15 Clinical hours)
Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Tuition:  $575
Books included.  Additional fee for exam.
Scrubs are NOT included in the cost of the class.

Class also accredited by:
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Course of Study:

• Basic Nursing Care (including vital signs)
• Infection Control Procedures
• Safety Measures
• Medical Terminology
• Patient Care Skills
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