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Senior Services Offers Grant-Funded Certified Nursing Assistant Program

January 15, 2021

For those seeking a new career, Hartford HealthCare Senior Services is offering a grant-funded certified nursing assistant training program including tuition for classes, books, scrubs, testing and the Connecticut Certified Nurses Aide Exam. The 10-week daytime program will begin March 15. The deadline to apply is Feb. 5.

Applicants must have their high school diploma, be 18 or older and have their own transportation. Classroom education and labs are held in Southington and clinical training is held in Newington and Southington.

Acceptance into the program will be contingent upon a background check, fingerprinting, private interview, physical, reference check and the application. Only 12 applicants will be accepted into the Certified Nursing Assistant Program.

This is the ninth session of CNA training that Hartford HealthCare Senior Services has offered free of charge. Many of the graduates are now working as CNAs in a variety of settings including home care, skilled nursing facilities and assisted living.

For more information and to receive an application packet, email CNAtraining@hhchealth.org.

Hartford HealthCare Senior Services is a not for profit of Hartford HealthCare. For more information about Hartford HealthCare Senior Services, visit www.hhcseniorservices.org