Courses

By keeping our classes small we can ensure that you receive personalized attention from your instructors. By getting more one-on-one attention from your instructors, you're able to learn and understand the information easier which helps you become a confident and successful CNA/Medication Aide.

 

CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)

CNA's work in Nursing homes, Hospitals, Home Health and Assisted Living facilities. Because of their direct contact with their residents/ patients, CNA’s are considered to be the eyes and ears for the residents/patients that they care for on the daily basis.

CNA's have various duties and responsibilities. They commonly carry out the following duties:

• Ensuring and promoting resident’s rights

• Measuring and recording Vital signs

• Assist patients in meeting nutrition and elimination needs

• Assist patients with mobility

• Assist patients with personal hygiene and grooming

• Assist in promoting patient safety and environmental cleanliness  

Medication Aide

Medication Aides work in Assisted Living facilities. Learn how to properly administer medications to those in need. You will learn how medications work in the body and how to properly administer medications to your residents including:

• Oral

• Topical

• Eye-drops

• Insulin injections

• Buccal

• Trans-dermal  

PCA (Patient Care Assistant)

The PCA provides one on one supervision for safety and assistance to the client in the clients’ home.

Certified Nursing Assistant

(CNA)


Join our 5 week CNA classes. We offer day and evening CNA classes.  

Day CNA classes are Monday-Friday 9:00am - 2:30pm

Clinical time is 6:45am-3:30pm

CNA classes are Monday-Friday 4:45 - 10:00pm

Clinical time is 4:45-10:00pm 

Tuition includes

✓ Books

✓ TB

✓ State Board Exam

✓ Scrubs

Tuition 

Option 1 Pay In Full

$1,195*

*if paying with credit/debit card fees will be applie

 Option 2: Payment Plan

$1320*

$660* Due at registration

$660* Due  2 weeks after registration

*if paying with credit/debit card fees will be applied

Medication Aide

(Med Tech)

Join our 3 week Medication Aide classes. 

We offer day and evening Medication Aide classes.  

Day Medication Aide classes Monday-Friday 9:00am - 2:30pm  

Clinical time is 6:45am-1:00pm**

Evening Medication Aide Monday-Friday 5:00pm - 10:00pm  

Clinical time is 4:45-9:00pm**

Tuition includes

✓ Books

✓ Scrubs

✓ State Application Fee  

*Must have already completed a CNA, PCA, or DCA course

**Clinical times may vary

Tuition

Option 1:Pay In Full

$697*

*if paying with credit/debit card, fees will be applied

Option 2: Payment Plan

$822* 

$411 Due at registration

$411 Due 2 weeks after registration

*if paying with credit/debit card, fees will be applied

CNA / Medication Aide Combo

See the above descriptions for

information about each program.

Join our 5 week CNA classes plus our 3 week Med Tech course.

We offer day and evening CNA and Medication Aide classes.

Day CNA classes are Monday-Friday 9:00am - 2:30pm  

Evening CNA classes are Monday-Friday 4:45pm - 10:00pm

clinical times for day class is 6:45am-3:30pm

 clinical time for night class is 4:45-10pm

*Clinical timesmay vary during the Medication Aide portion* 

Tuition Includes

✓ Books for both courses

✓ Scrubs(two sets)

✓ PPD

✓ CNA State Board Fee

✓ Medication Aide State Application Fee

Tuition

Option 1: Pay In Full

$1,790*

*if paying with credit/debit card, fees will be applied

 Option 2: Payment Plan

$1,965*

$982.50* Due at registration

$982.50* Due 2 weeks after registration

*if paying with credit/debit card, fee will be applied

Personal Care Aide Training (PCA)

The PCA provides one on one supervision for safety and assistance to the client in the clients’ home.

DUTIES includes but are not limited to-

Home management tasks including housekeeping, laundry, shopping and errands

  • Prepare and serve simple modified diets according to instruction and assist with feeding as necessary

• Assist with bathing, dressing and grooming

• Assist with toileting, including use of bedpan, commode or toilet

• Assist self-directing consumers with transfers and ambulation including use of cane, walker, and wheelchair

• Assist self-directing consumers with medication reminders or refilling the consumer’s prescription at the local pharmacy as specified on plan of care

• Provide routine skin care.  

May assist self-directing consumers in applying nonprescription topical medications to skin surface  

Join our 9 day PCA classes

Tuition


$390*

*Paid in full and in cash unless paid by a third-party payer

Contact

info@virginiaschoolfornurseaides.com

3310 W. Clay St.

Richmond, Va 23230

804-353-1747

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