Nursing Assistant/Nurse Aide Certificate Program

Kick-start your career in healthcare with our on-campus Nursing Assistant/Nurse Aide certificate program. In just 6 weeks, you'll get the training you need for an entry-level nursing assistant or nurse aide role.

What Will You Learn?

  • Infection control

  • Emergency procedures

  • Basic nursing skills

  • Communication and interpersonal skills

Career Opportunities

On completion, you'll be ready to work in a range of roles, including:

  • Nursing assistant

  • Home health aide

  • Caregiver

  • Personal care aide

Where Can You Work?

Our graduates find work in diverse settings, such as:

  • Clinics

  • Hospitals

  • Home healthcare agencies

  • Long-term care facilities

  • Retirement communities

  • Assisted living facilities

Continuing Education

As a certified nursing assistant, you can further your career with our Patient Care Technician and Medical Assistant certification programs.

Extra Benefits

As a student, you'll gain real-world experience through clinical externships and get support from our dedicated Career Services team.


Pima Medical Institute - Denver Campus

We are proud to have been serving the Denver community since 1988. Whether you are interested in the dental, medical assisting, radiography, physical therapy or respiratory therapy industry, we have programs to fit almost any student’s needs. We also boast the only laser-eye surgery – ophthalmic medical technician – program in Colorado and surrounding states.

Our Denver campus is conveniently located near the I-25 and US-36 (Denver Boulder Turnpike). As is the case at all of our campuses, students receive hands-on learning opportunities with instructors who are focused on your success and prepare you for a real-world healthcare career.

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7475 Dakin Street, Denver, CO 80221

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