Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training Program

Program Overview

Our CNA training program provides comprehensive education and practical training to prepare individuals for a rewarding career in healthcare. With a balanced curriculum, including theory, skills development, and clinical experience, we equip students with the necessary knowledge and expertise to become certified nursing assistants.

Who Becomes a CNA?

Our program is suitable for individuals from various backgrounds and interests, including:

  • Family members seeking to provide care for their loved ones at home

  • High school students exploring opportunities in the healthcare industry

  • Parents looking to work while their children are in school

  • Compassionate individuals wanting to support injured veterans or those with special needs

  • College students pursuing a healthcare career alongside their studies

General Duties

As a CNA, you'll play a vital role in patient care. Some of the general duties you'll perform include:

  • Effective communication with patients and healthcare professionals

  • Assisting with personal hygiene, bathing, and dressing

  • Safely transferring patients in and out of beds

  • Setting up and maintaining medical equipment

  • Monitoring vital signs, including pulse, blood pressure, temperature, and respiration

  • Providing assistance with feeding and nutrition

  • Changing bed linens and collecting patient specimens

  • Answering patient calls and relaying messages promptly

Join our CNA training program to embark on a fulfilling career dedicated to making a positive impact in the lives of others.


Avanza Training Thorton

Avanza Training is a highly-rated CNA training provider with 2 campuses in Colorado - one located in Thorton and another in Colorado Springs. The school offers a 2 week accelerated CNA training class and a 4 week evening CNA training class. Uniquely, Avanza Training has a skills room that is available 24/7 for students to practice techniques at any time of day. Avanza is rated on average 5 stars on Google, with reviewers saying Avanza “is hands down the best out there” and the instructors are “incredible.”

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400 E 84th Ave Ste 208, Thornton, CO 80229

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