Become a Certified Nursing Assistant in 6–8 weeks!

Certified Nursing Assistants perform Activities of Daily Living under the supervision of nursing staff. Employment opportunities include positions in skilled nursing facilities, hospitals, medical offices, assisted living facilities and home health agencies. Students that successfully complete this state-approved course are eligible to sit for the South Carolina Nurse Aide Registry Certification exam. This course is 120 hours.

The Career

COURSE DESCRIPTION

To provide basic level of both knowledge and demonstrable skills for individuals who provide nursing or nursing related services to residents in a skilled nursing facility (SNF) or nursing facility (NF). (For individuals who are not licensed health professionals or volunteers who provide services without monetary compensation.)


Get started!

The tuition, textbook, and exam costs $1500.00. Our AHA approved Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR class is included in the CNA course cost. There are financial aid options available through WIOA, SNAP, SCWORKS, Vocational Rehabilitation, Scholarships, and a payment plan.

IMPORTANT: We must have at least 5 students registered 5 business days before the class begins to prevent cancellation of the course.

Classes begin in August.
For more information,
please email cewd@tcl.edu.


Our Campus Locations:

Beaufort Campus: 921 Ribaut Rd. Building 24, Beaufort, SC 29901
Hampton Campus: 54 Tech Circle, Varnville, SC 29944
Walterboro Campus: 500 Forest Circle, Room 318, Walterboro, SC 29488
New River Campus: 100 Community College Drive, Bluffton, SC 29909