Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training Program

Program Overview

Our CNA training program offers a comprehensive curriculum that prepares students to become certified nursing assistants. With a focus on theoretical knowledge, practical skills, and clinical experience, we provide the necessary foundation to excel in the healthcare industry.

Who Becomes a CNA?

Our program welcomes individuals from various backgrounds and interests:

  • Family members who want to care for their loved ones at home
  • High school students exploring the healthcare industry
  • Parents seeking flexible work options while their children are in school
  • Those passionate about working with injured veterans or people with special needs
  • College students pursuing a healthcare career while juggling classes and work

General Duties

Upon completion of the program, CNAs can perform a range of essential duties, including:

  • 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
  • Vital sign measurement, such as pulse, blood pressure, temperature, and respiration
  • Providing assistance with feeding and nutrition
  • Ensuring clean and comfortable bed linens
  • Collecting patient specimens and recording vital data
  • Answering patient calls and delivering messages promptly

Join our CNA training program and embark on a fulfilling career in healthcare!


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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