10 Weeks/2 Nights per Week – Evening Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training Program
This program consists of two courses: NATP101 & NATP102…
NATP101: Lecture/theory & Laboratory Training
Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays, starting on September 17, 2019
Times: 6:00pm – 9:00 pm
NATP102: Clinical Training
Days: Saturday, November 16, 2019 & Saturday, November 23, 2019
Times: 7:30 am – 4:00 pm
The 2 Night per Week – Evening Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training Program consists of ten weeks of classroom and laboratory training (Tuesdays & Thursdays) plus two 8 1/2 hour Saturdays for clinical training. Clinical training will be held on two Saturdays and students MUST be present for the entire 8 hours, each clinical day in order to receive credit for clinical hours. The Michigan Healthcare Academy Nurse Aide Training Program is designed to provide students with the skills needed to provide basic health care services under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to residents or patients who are residing in an acute or long-term care setting.
MHA is a State-approved training program which consists of a minimum of 75 training hours and includes; classroom, laboratory, and clinical instruction.
After successful completion of the Certified Nurse Aide Training Program (NATP), the students will be eligible to take the State of Michigan Competency Evaluation Exam. Once they have passed this test, they will be able to start working as a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA).
The overall objective of this program is to provide quality healthcare services to residents in long-term care facilities, by nurse aides who can competently perform the following tasks:
- Form a relationship, communicate and interact competently on a one-to-one basis with the residents;
- Demonstrate sensitivity to residents’ emotional, social, and mental health needs through skillfully directed interactions;
- Assist residents in attaining and maintaining functional independence;
- Exhibit behavior in support and promotion of residents’ rights; and
- Demonstrate the observational and documentation skills needed in the assessment of a resident’s health, physical condition, and well-being.
(The above program objectives reflect current state and federal requirements).
Method of Instruction
- Group Activities
- Hands-on training
- DVD/Video presentation
- Return Demonstration
- Professional Guest Instructor
- Written material
- Clinical practice on real residents at our participating 5-star rated, Long-Term Care Facilities
NATP101- Nurse Aide Training Program (Classroom & Laboratory)
During NATP101, each Nurse Aide student will receive classroom instruction and laboratory skills training. Each student must demonstrate competency in the following areas: Basic Nursing Skills, Personal Care Skills, Mental Health and Social Services Needs, Care of the Cognitively Impaired Resident, Basic Restorative Services and Resident’s Rights before advancing to NATP102.
NATP102 – Nurse Aide Training Program (Clinical)
NATP102 consists of the Clinical portion of the program. This is where students will put into practice all that they have learned in NATP101 and gain “hands-on” experience with real residents. This portion of the course is held at one of our nearby participating long-term care facilities.
Tuition: $999.00 *Current promotional price: $799.00
Classroom, laboratory, and clinical training, at 5-star rated facilities!
Nurse Assistant Textbook
Criminal Background Check
MHA Iron-on School Patch
American Heart Association CPR Certification (good for 2 years)
Certificate of Completion allowing you to sit for the Nurse Aide Competency Exam
Job placement assistance
**Tuition does not include the State of Michigan Nurse Aide Competency Exam, which is taken after successful completion of this course.
- Must be 17 years of age or older
- Have valid State of Michigan ID (driver license or State ID card)
- Show proof of recent TB testing (PPD skin test or Chest x-ray) PPD skin tests available at the school for $29.99
- Consent to a criminal background check
*All students must wear white non-skid tennis shoes and a Royal Blue Nursing Uniform. A Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA) patch will be applied to the uniform and is available for $5.00 during the first week of class.
*Please bring a watch with a second hand, a notebook, and your winning smile to class! All other supplies are included with your tuition!
Only partial tuition costs are refundable for the Nurse Aide Training Program. If you need to cancel or drop out of a program, for any reason, you will be issued the following tuition refund after the refund charge is applied:
20% 8-14 days before class starts
30% 3-7 days before class starts
50% 1-2 days before class starts
NO REFUND First day of class and thereafter
Class Cancellation: If the class is canceled due to low enrollment or other reasons, all students will receive a full refund.