CNA training programs in 

Houston

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In
Houston
metro area, the average cost of a CNA class is $
1009
, the class length is approximately
4
weeks long, and average starting pay for licensed CNAs here is $
13
per hour.
Next CNA class
Sunday, January 8, 2023

Uncharted Territory Solutions

Preferred CNA School Badge
507 North Sam Houston Parkway East, Houston, TX 77060
Pay in full:
$
700
Payment plan:
$
250
upfront

Uncharted Solutions Territory gives their students the option to take their CNA program in an online hybrid system or in-person class. Their 6.5-week long CNA training prepares their students to be job-ready as competent Nurse Aide.

Administrator:
William Hill
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant, Certified Medical Assistant, Patient Care Technician, Phlebotomist, Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) technician, Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT), CPR / Basic Life Support certified student
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class
Monday, December 19, 2022

Victorious Healthcare Academy - Houston

Preferred CNA School Badge
5625 NW Central Drive Suite D108, Houston, TX 77092
Pay in full:
$
810
Payment plan:
$
210
upfront

The Certified Nursing Assistant program is a 4 week long program with 3 weeks of classroom instruction and one week of clinicals at a long-term care facility. The first part of our certified nurse assistant course takes place in the classroom. During classroom training, students will learn all aspects of patient care, through lectures, audio video, and practical demonstrations

Administrator:
Tralynn Victorian
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant, Phlebotomist, Certified Medical Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class
Tuesday, December 6, 2022

The Platinum Institute of Nursing Incorporated

Preferred CNA School Badge
14511 Falling Creek Drive, Houston, TX 77014
Pay in full:
$
1375
Payment plan:
$
375
upfront

The Platinum Institute of Nursing offers a 4-week training program to CNA aspirants who can be as young as 16 years old! Their mission is to help fill the void in the medical field by helping people gain the knowledge to become gainfully employed. Platinum Institute offers programs that are flexible that cater to every student's needs.

Administrator:
Norris Walker
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
In-Person
Next CNA class
Monday, December 5, 2022

Wonder Health Career Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
17440 FM 529 Suite 106A, Houston, TX 77095
Pay in full:
$
1090
Payment plan:
$
500
upfront

Wonder Health Career Institute prepares their students to fulfill the duties of a Certified Nursing Assistant effectively and safely through comprehensive training. Offering a 4-week long CNA program, this school exceeds the Texas State requirements of Nurse Aide training by providing extra hours of education for their students. Wonder Health looks after their students who need extra review, tutoring, and special instructions.

Administrator:
Livina Orduji
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
In-Person
Next CNA class
Monday, December 5, 2022

The Whale Academy of Health Careers

Preferred CNA School Badge
525 N Sam Houston Pkwy E # 418, Houston, TX 77060
Pay in full:
$
1470
Payment plan:
$
300
upfront

The Whale Academy of Health Careers has a CNA program overview of 100 hours in 4 weeks. With their exclusive training laid out, students will be able to learn basic life support, acquire clinical practice experience, and possibly a scholarship offered to selected students. With Whale Academy, job placement is not a problem after program completion!

Administrator:
Donald Thompson
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant, Certified Caregiver, Phlebotomist, Patient Care Technician
Class type:
In-Person
Next CNA class
Monday, November 28, 2022

Optimum Skills Training

Preferred CNA School Badge
263 North Sam Houston Pkwy E 1-H16, Houston, TX 77060
Pay in full:
$
1500
Payment plan:
$
375
upfront

Optimum Skills training offers a comprehensive CNA course that fulfills the Texas Health and Human Services Commission's requirements. Individuals aged 16 and older can avail their CNA program and gain the clinical experience vital in preparation for their nursing career. Their Nurse Aide program could either be taken within 3 or 4 weeks--depending on the student's choice and availability.

Administrator:
Marie Freelon
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
In-Person
Next CNA class
Monday, October 24, 2022

Providence Vocational

Preferred CNA School Badge
13155 Westheimer Road Suite Unit 133, Houston, TX 77077
Pay in full:
$
1100
Payment plan:
$
495
upfront

Providence Vocational offers a 104-hour quality CNA program with excellent instructors, flexible hours, affordable tuition payment, and a possible scholarship. This school also provides students with a career guide and job outlooks upon earning the CNA certification.

Administrator:
Tracy Huber
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant, Phlebotomist, Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) technician
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class
Monday, November 7, 2022

JC Victory Career Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
445 FM 1092 Suite 101B, Stafford, TX 77477
Pay in full:
$
850
Payment plan:
$
200
upfront

Many CNAs use their experience and education to enter the healthcare field, and JC Victory is the right place to start with. Their class consists of theoretical study, lab instruction, and clinical practice totaling a training of 138 hours. Their flexible class schedules also conveniently aid their students to find the perfect class suitable for their life schedules.

Administrator:
Jessy Cecil
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class
Monday, November 28, 2022

Victorious Healthcare Academy - Waller

Preferred CNA School Badge
2611 Washington Street, Suite A, Waller, TX 77484
Pay in full:
$
810
Payment plan:
$
150
upfront

Victorious - Waller has a well-respected Certified Nursing Assistant training program with a hardworking and thoughtful teacher. Located in Waller, Victorious - Waller is convenient for those who live in the greater Houston metro area. The school focuses on offering flexibility for students; Victorious - Waller offers classes that are part-online and part in-person. You can obtain your Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) license in just 4 to 3 short weeks through Victorious - Waller.

Administrator:
Tralynn Victorian
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant, Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) technician, Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT), Phlebotomist, Certified Medical Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class
Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Texas Health School

Preferred CNA School Badge
11511 Katy Freeway Suite 200, Houston, TX 77079
Pay in full:
$
1836
Payment plan:
$
100
upfront

The Nurse Aide program of Texas Health School is designed to provide their students with suitable skills and abilities essential for basic care in various facilities. Their 4-week CNA training length is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education, an agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. This school is indeed reputable for training their students to meet the growing demand in the healthcare industry.

Administrator:
Khawar Aizaz
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
In-Person
Next CNA class

Victorious Healthcare Academy - Waller

Preferred CNA School Badge
2611 Washington Street, Suite A, Waller, TX 77484
Pay in full:
$
855
Payment plan:
$
210
upfront

Victorious - Waller runs a quality Certified Nursing Assistant program. Located in Waller, Victorious - Waller is convenient for those who live in the greater Houston metro area. The school focuses on offering flexibility for students; Victorious - Waller offers classes that are part-online and part in-person. You can obtain your Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) license in just 3 short weeks through Victorious - Waller.

Administrator:
Tralynn Victorian
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant, Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) technician, Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT), Phlebotomist, Certified Medical Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Pathway Personal Care and Education Services

Preferred CNA School Badge
8420 Almeda Genoa C-2, Houston, TX 77075
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront
Administrator:
Ray Baker
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Big 6 Medical Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
2215 Highway 6 South, Houston, TX 77077
Pay in full:
$
1110
Payment plan:
$
upfront

Big 6 has a well-known Certified Nursing Assistant class with a hardworking and thoughtful teacher. Big 6 is conveniently located for those who live or work in Houston. Big 6 emphasizes hands-on training with its in-person classes. Big 6's Certified Nursing Assistant class is 5 weeks long.

Administrator:
Nicholas Onyenobi
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
In-Person
Next CNA class

Academy of Exceptional Healthcare Training

Preferred CNA School Badge
8200 Wednesbury Lane Suite 200, Houston, TX 77074
Pay in full:
$
1125
Payment plan:
$
upfront

The Academy of Exceptional Healthcare sets out a 100-hour-long CNA program that prepares students in providing direct care to patients. Nurturing students with a good starting point in the healthcare industry by being a CNA, they emphasize providing training that teaches their students how to take vital signs, feed patients, handle motion exercises, and provide long-term care.

Administrator:
Vanessa Lee
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant, Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) technician
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

American Medical Training Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
6902 Cook Road, Houston, TX 77072
Pay in full:
$
0
Payment plan:
$
upfront

American Medical Institute targets to educate and develop individuals to the maximum of their compacity. With their 2 days/week for 6 weeks training, students will receive a stimulating learning experience from skilled and professional instructors. Garnering a 4.5/5 Google star rating, students testify their satisfaction of receiving good training while paying affordable payment plans too.

Administrator:
Ify Emenaha
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Smithwood Medical Institute, LLC

Preferred CNA School Badge
7100 Regency Square Blvd Ste #210, Houston, TX 77036
Pay in full:
$
1014
Payment plan:
$
upfront

A hands-on and career-focused training offered at Smithwood Medical will surely get a CNA student in the right job placement. Providing a 4-6 week long CNA training, their Nurse Assistant Program prepares their students for real-world CNA career in the industry. Smithwood Medical is known for its above 90% certification exam passing and job placement rate.

Administrator:
Rikki Smith
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Azni Health Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
5144 E Sam Houston Pkwy #704, Houston, TX 77015
Pay in full:
$
1050
Payment plan:
$
200
upfront

The CNA program with Azni Health allows a student to enter the medical field in just 21 days. Availing of their training course also comes with an assurance of employment as they have partnered with hospitals and agencies to hire students as well. Obtaining approval from the Texas Workforce Commission, Azni Health Institute pledges a quality education essential to boosting an aspirant's career in healthcare.

Administrator:
Rhonda Minix
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Smithwood Medical Institute, LLC

Preferred CNA School Badge
7100 Regency Square Blvd Ste #210, Houston, TX 77036
Pay in full:
$
1000
Payment plan:
$
upfront

Smithwood Medical's Certified Nursing Assistant class is focused on preparing students to get certified so they can begin work as soon as possible. Smithwood Medical's class takes place in Houston. Smithwood Medical's class is in-person, allowing for students to gain a deeper understanding of the material. Smithwood Medical's Certified Nursing Assistant class is 3 to 5 weeks long.

Administrator:
Rikki Smith
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
In-Person
Next CNA class
Monday, November 7, 2022

Bell Tech Career Institute Inc

Preferred CNA School Badge
12000 Richmond Ave Suite 130, Houston, TX 77082
Pay in full:
$
900
Payment plan:
$
300
upfront

Bell Tech Career Institute offers a 4-week extensive CNA course with payment plans available. Graduates from their program may find entry-level job employment as a CNAs right away in home health care facilities, hospitals, and nursing homes. The quality of their training adheres to the curriculum mandated by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.

Administrator:
Dennise Rivera-Burgos
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class
Monday, October 17, 2022

Active Nursing Assistant Training of Clear Lake

Preferred CNA School Badge
2511B NASA Rd Suite #102, Seabrook, TX 77586
Pay in full:
$
1040
Payment plan:
$
325
upfront

Both approved by the NATCEP and TWC as well as accredited by Better Business Bureau, Active Nursing Assistant is in great shape for providing supreme CNA training to students who aim to have vast experience in various fields of nursing. Handing out 100 hours of CNA training within 5 weeks, Active Nursing Assistant can turn a student's vision of being a CNA into reality without a hitch.

Administrator:
Brenda Manning
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant, Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) technician
Class type:
In-Person
Next CNA class
Monday, December 5, 2022

Pioneer Institute, Inc

Preferred CNA School Badge
11224 Southwest Freeway #240, Houston, TX 77031
Pay in full:
$
700
Payment plan:
$
upfront
Administrator:
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Consolidated Nurse Aide Training Institute, Inc.

Preferred CNA School Badge
140 Eldridge Road, Suite G, Sugar Land, TX 77478
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront

Consolidated Nurse Aide Training Institute, Inc. reported to the Texas Workforce Commission that in 2020-2021 they had a graduation rate of 100% and an employment rate of 25.80%. These numbers are based on 569 students reported.

Administrator:
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

EDivine Health Care Services, Inc.

Preferred CNA School Badge
11000 Fondren Road 3C, Houston, TX 77096
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront
Administrator:
Frances Uyanwune
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant, Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) technician, Phlebotomist, Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT)
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Excel's Health Institute & Home Care, Incorporated

Preferred CNA School Badge
9898 Bissonnet, Suite 380, Houston, TX 77036
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront

The Texas Workforce Commission sent 11 students to Excel's Health Institute & Home Care, Incorporated's CNA program in 2020-2021. Of these 11, 100% graduated and 100% found employment.

Administrator:
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Springville Academy, Inc.

Preferred CNA School Badge
19003 B Mirror Lake Dr Spring, Spring, TX 77388
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront

The Texas Workforce Commission sent 141 students to Springville Academy, Inc.'s CNA program in 2020-2021. Of these 141, 100% graduated and 97.90% found employment.

Administrator:
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant, Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) technician
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Ace Training Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
10101 Harwin, Suite 110, Houston, TX 77036
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront

Ace Training Institute reported to the Texas Workforce Commission that of the 223 TWC students who enrolled in their school during 2020-2021, 83.90% graduated and 77.30% found jobs.

Administrator:
Dustin Guzman
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Knowledge-First Career Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
9888 Bissonnet Street #285, Houston, TX 77036
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront
Administrator:
James Allen
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Gulf Coast Nursing Career Institute Inc

Preferred CNA School Badge
8876 Gulf Freeway, Suite 240, Houston, TX 77017
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront

According to the Texas Workforce Commission, Gulf Coast Nursing Career Institute Inc had a graduation rate of 80.30% and employment rate of 79.20% in the school year 2020-2021. These numbers are based on 66 students reported.

Administrator:
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

M&C Health Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
2006 Thompson Road, Suite 102, Richmond, TX 77469
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront
Administrator:
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Faith Health Training Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
10814 South Kirkwood Road, Houston, TX 77099
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront

According to the Texas Workforce Commission, Faith Health Training Institute had a graduation rate of 100% and employment rate of 100% in the school year 2020-2021. These numbers are based on 126 students reported.

Administrator:
Nikki Olatayo
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Kingsland Career Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
8700 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 131A, Houston, TX 77036
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront
Administrator:
Papy Wale
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Nursing Bridges Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
14423 Cornerstone Village Drive, Houston, TX 77014
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront
Administrator:
Anna Itaman
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Dotson Healthcare Institute

Preferred CNA School Badge
14300 Cornerstone Village Drive, Suite 226, Houston, TX 77014
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront
Administrator:
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Fountain of Healthcare Services

Preferred CNA School Badge
125 State Hwy 150 W, Suite A2, New Waverly, TX 77358
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront

Fountain HCS's Certified Nursing Assistant training program is focused on preparing students to get certified so they can begin work as soon as possible. Fountain HCS is conveniently located for those who live or work in Houston or New Waverly. Fountain HCS has designed their Certified Nursing Assistant course to be flexible and convenient, with hybrid classes that can fit even the busiest schedules.

Administrator:
Sonji Josey
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
Hybrid
Next CNA class

Goldner Capital Management 2

Preferred CNA School Badge
10851 Crescent Moon Drive, Houston, TX 77064
Pay in full:
$
Payment plan:
$
upfront
Administrator:
Ben Weiss
Programs:
Certified Nursing Assistant
Class type:
In-Person

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