CNA Training in Tennessee

Nursing aide training programs are available throughout the state of Tennessee.  Read school reviews below

For example, the Tennessee Technology Center offers a CNA training program that is approved by the state.  This course includes 75 hours of classroom (and related) instruction as well as 60 hours of clinical instruction.  Clinical instruction will be offered in a long-term care facility.  Students will learn the skills they need to work as a nursing assistant in hospital, rehabilitation and long-term care facilities.  Nursing assistants provide basic care services for patients in healthcare settings including home health environments.  Individuals who want to work as a CNA should complete training at programs that meet all standards and requirements set forth by the government.

Some training programs (such as the one at The Tennessee Technology Center) offer new classes each month.  Training programs are usually short (about 4 weeks) and affordable for individuals who wish to start working in a healthcare industry.  Training programs such as the one offered at The Tennessee Technology Center, provide students with a certificate of completion upon successful completion of the course.  Certified nursing assistants are considered entry level healthcare workers. The average rates per hour for certified nursing assistants in the state of Tennessee are $8-$13.

Featured CNA Training Classes in Tennessee

Tennessee Technology Center

740 High Tech Drive Livingston, TN 38570

Their certified nursing assistant program includes all necessary classroom and clinical instruction for individuals to qualify to sit for the state certification exam.  Individuals will receive 100 hours of training including lectures, lab work and hands on clinical training.  Students will cover various topics related to the nursing assistant career during the duration of the course.  Those who are interested in this training can contact the school at 931-823-5525 to receive all necessary details.

Alvin C. York Institute  – Jamestown
701 Main Street North, Jamestown, TN 38556
Phone: (931) 879-8101

This institute is a 400 acre high school offering career training and dual credit options for those who wish to gain hands on experience to begin a career out of high school or who wish to begin working on their college degree.  Certified nursing assistant training is one of the career training options available to students.  They will receive instruction to begin a career as a CNA or to continue their education in the nursing field after high school.

Harbert Hills Academy Nursing Home – Savannah
3575 Lonesome Pine Road, Savannah, Tennessee 38372
Phone: (731) 925-5495

This is an academy providing vocational training for students.  One of the training options is for individuals who wish to pursue a career as a certified nursing assistant or who are looking to use a job as a CNA as a stepping stone for a further career.  Students can gain the hands on experience they need at the Harbert Hills Academy Nursing Home.  Here they will be able to work directly with patients as they put to the work the things they learn in the classroom portion of the CNA training.

Westview High School Nurse Aide Training Program – Martin
8161 Highway 45 South, Martin, Tennessee 38237
Phone: (731) 587-4202

Dresden High School
7150 Highway 22, Dresden, TN 38225
Phone: (731) 364-2949

Van Ayer Manor and Rehabilitation Center Nurse Aide Training Class – Martin
640 Hannings Lane, Martin, Tennessee 38237
Phone: (731) 587-3193

School of Caring – Dyersburg
640 B Hwy. 51 By Pass, Dyersburg, Tennessee 38024
Phone: (731) 285-9710

Dyersburg High School CNA Training Course
125 Highway 51 By-Pass, Dyersburg, TN 38024
Phone: (731) 286-2209

Morristown-Hamblen High School East
1 Hurricane Lane, Morristown, TN 37813

Walter State The Great Smoky Mountains College – Morristown
500 South Davy Crockett Parkway, Morristown, Tennessee 37813
Phone: (423) 585-2675

Tennessee Technology Center Nurse Assistant Course – Morristown
821 West Louise Ave., Morristown, TN 37815
Phone: (423) 586-5771

Premier Support Services – Interim Healthcare of East Tennessee at Morristown
2482 Brights Pike, Morristown, TN 37814
Phone: (423) 587-8771

Fairpark Health Care Center Nursing Aide Training Course – Maryville
307 North 5th Street, Maryville, TN 37801
Phone: (865) 983-0261

Asbury Place CNA Training Program – Maryville
2648 Sevierville Road, Maryville, Tennessee 37804
Phone: (423) 984-1660

Blount Memorial Hospital Nursing Aide TrainingProgram – Maryville
907 East Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, TN 37804
Phone: (423) 982-3134

Colonial Hills Nursing Home – Maryville
2034 Cochran Road, Maryville, Tennessee 37803
Phone: (865) 982-6161

McNairy County Health Care Center Nurse Assistant Training Program – Selmer
Highway 64 Bypass, Selmer, Tennessee 38375
Phone: (731) 658-7649

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2 Responses to CNA Training in Tennessee

  1. Mirabel February 20, 2012 at 6:57 am #

    Interested in CNA classes and free classes in Nashville

    • Amy Ellingsworth April 26, 2014 at 3:37 pm #

      Mirabel, As of this posting we have not been educated on any specific CNA programs in Nashville. Have you tried getting into contact with any local nursing facilities?

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