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Becoming a Certified Nursing Aide in Illinois

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Enhance Your Career Opportunities as a Certified Nursing Assistant

SRHHS Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program is a State of Illinois approved 8 week course designed to prepare the student for employment as a CNA in a variety of healthcare settings. Learn more by following this link, CNA Training Program.

Why Spoon River Home Health Services Training Program?

Class Fee of 1400.00 Includes:

  • Text and Workbook

  • CPR Certification

  • Blood Pressure Cuff

  • Stethoscope

  • Uniform

  • Gait Belt

Admission Requirements:

  • Minimum 16 years of age

  • Physical Examination

  • TB Screening

  • Able to speak, understand, and read English language

  • Completion of our online application process

  • Program interviewer approval after having a face to face interview

  • $40.00 fee will be required at the time of the interview if you have not had an IDPH fingerprint-based criminal history records check. This is non-refundable

  • $500.00 deposit required prior to entering the program.

Course Requirements:

  • Attend 80 hours of theory

  • Attend 40 hours of clinical in a long term care facility setting

  • Successful completion of 21 manual skills

  • Successful completion of final examination

Course Schedule:

  • Variety of schedules to fit your lifestyle

Course Objectives:

The student will demonstrate a basic understanding of:

  • Resident Rights

  • Communications

  • Infection Control

  • Body Mechanics

  • Emergency Procedures

  • CPR Certifications

  • Alzheimer's Disease and other related Dementia Care

How do I get started?

  1. Apply online at spoonriver.peopleclues.com/jobs . We have conveniently listed all programs for the year so that you can see which one will fit in your schedule best!

From Our Graduates...

"You have shown us so much in the past several weeks, not just about nursing but you have also shown us how to treat others in general and you have done so by example!  Thank you for putting your Heart into what you do."  - Amy M.

"I want to say a special 'Thank You' to all the instructors.  The class and clinicals were a learning experience that I will never forget.  You all did a great job showing and giving us the information we need to take care of people to the best of our ability."
                            - Jennifer C.


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