Before you select a Nurse Aide Training course in Colorado, make sure that the center you’re going to be certified in is accredited by the Colorado Nursing Board. We’ve tried our best to make sure the ones below have been properly accredited.
Haxtun Hospital District – Heritage Living Center
P.O. Box 308, Haxtun, CO 80731
A patient-focused organization located in a rural area with lots of local amenities – students can really enjoy lots of extra curricular activities. There a wide range of career opportunities for advancement for those studying for CNA accreditation.
Holly Nursing Care Center
P.O. Box 636, Holly, Colorado 81047
Located in Prowers, this care home has a total of 45 beds so it is a very small elderly care home. Those studying for CNA certification can enjoy gaining hands on experience.
Academy of Medical and Health Sciences – Pueblo
1339 South Pueblo Blvd., Pueblo, CO 81005
This center is part of Theodore High School and is a very traditional school. AMHS focuses on making sure their students are ready to enter the workplace and compete in society. A high percentage of students enter the workplace after completing CNA certification.
Yampa Valley Medical Center – Doak Walker Care Center
1024 Central Park Dr., Steamboat Springs, Colorado 80488
This is an acute-care hospital, serving 39 residents and focusing on Northwest Colorado. This is a non-profit, non-tax supported independent community hospital. Gain some hands on experience studying for CNA certification at this center.
Sedgwick County Hospital and Nursing Home – Julesburg
901 Cedar Street, Julesburg, CO 80737
Located in Julesberg, this nursing home focuses on quality and improved life for the elderly residents. This care home is for 40 residents, so quite small and a close knit community. Gain some hands on experience while studying for CNA certification.
Summit High School Med-Prep – Frisco
P.O. Box 7, Frisco, Colorado 80443
Located in Frisco in the central Rocky Mountains. Approximately 850 students attend the school. A wide range of courses and extra-curricular activities are offered, so there are plenty of options whilst studying to become a Certified Nursing Assistant.
Cripple Creek Rehab and Wellness Center
P.O. Box 397, Cripple Creek, CO 80813
A care home located in Teller County – a beautiful and fresh area of rural countryside. Not only for elderly people, this home also caters to AAA and other groups, allowing students studying for CNA certification to broaden their range of experience.
Morgan Community College – Wray
32415 Highway 34, Wray, Colorado 80758
This college has a friendly atmosphere and a range of extra-curricular activities to get involved in. The tuition is affordable and there are a number of financial aid options. CNA certification takes a couple months at MCC.
Yuma Life Care Center
323 West 9th Ave., Yuma, CO 80759
Located in Yuma, Colorado, and is an elderly care home. The center serves up to 58 residents, and is therefore smaller than the state average. The home has received high quality measures – the perfect place for studying for CNA certification.
Pikes Peak Care Center – Colorado Springs
2719 North Union Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80909
This center is located in Colorado Springs and is an elderly and rehabilitation center – they focus on the physical, emotional and social needs of residents. Beautiful views and a peaceful setting allow for the ideal place to gain some hands on experience while preparing to become a Certified Nursing Assistant.
Simla Good Samaritan Center
320 Pueblo Ave., Simla, Colorado 80835
Based on sharing the message of Christ’s love through goodwill and personal care, this care home is Evangelical Lutheran. They create a loving, valued and peaceful environment for residents. While studying for CNA certification, students can gain some hands on practical experience.
Florence High School Med Prep
2006 Highway 67, Florence, CO 80226
Located in Florence, this school has been labelled one of the best high schools to attend in Colorado. Gain education from one of the best places – students will be well prepared for CNA certification after attending FHS.
Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home – Rifle
P.O. Box 1420, Rifle, CO 81650
This nursing home has five difference locations. The CNA certification is specific to the Rifle location. They focus on caring for previous war veterans. CNA certification can be expected within a couple months.
Heritage Park Care Center – Carbondale
1200 Village Rd., Carbondale, Colorado 81623
Located in Carbondale, this is an assisted living center caring for up to 90 residents. It is therefore one of the larger care homes, allowing students to network and take advantage of more opportunities while gaining their certificate.
Roaring Fork School District – Glenwood Springs
504 A 27th Street, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Located in Glenwood Springs, this high school hosts a range of after school and extra activites. Students preparing to be a Certified Nursing Assistant can take advantage of these extra activities while knowing that they are studying at one of the best schools.
Health Care Center at Gunnison Living Community
1500 West Tomichi Ave., Gunnison, Colorado 81230
This health center offers specialized care for residents with dementia or related diagnoses. If you want to focus on this area in your CNA qualification, HCC is the perfect place to gain some hands on experience.
Red Rocks Community College – Lakewood
13300 West 6th Ave., Lakewood, Colorado 80228
Beautifully located at the foot of the Rocky Mountains. Red Rocks offers a massive 150 programs and suitably prepares students for further study. The college delivers high quality education, and is spread over two campuses, allowing a range of diversity when studying to be a Certified Nursing Assistant.
Weisbrod Memorial Hospital – Kiowa County District Hospital
P.O. Box 817, Eads, CO 81036
This is a hospital and nursing home, located in Eads, Colorado. Open 24 hours a day, students may be able to gain extra working hours and experience while preparing for CNA certification.
Grace Manor Care Center – Burlington
256 5th Street, Burlington, Colorado 80807
This is a privately owned care home offering nursing facilities for up to 60 residents. Their focus is primarily (although not limited to) those with dementia. A range of facilities means students can gain varied experience while studying to be a Certified Nursing Assistant.