Nursing Assistant

Certificate Description

The Nursing Assistant program is designed for students to receive their certification by completing coursework in classroom and clinical settings. Students will participate in 24 hours of supervised clinical experience at a long-term care facility. Upon completion of the course requirements, the student will be eligible to take the UNAR skills and written exams for state certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).


    • Explain activities of daily living and nursing assistant scope of practice.
    • Demonstrate correct recognizing and reporting, communication, infection control, safety, and residents’ rights in the care setting.
    • Demonstrate proficiency in all skills required for state certification.
    • Perform nursing assistant skills in a healthcare setting.
Certificate Courses

Additional Requirements

Adult students must be 18 years or older and have a high school diploma or recognized equivalent, and are required to purchase books, uniforms, and supplies. A non-refundable $50 background check fee is required for clinical experience and must be complete at least 7 days prior to the start of class.

AHA BLS Provider CPR is a prerequisite for this course. Click here for CPR information.

For additional information on occupational profile, please click here.

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Logan Campus Application
Registration Codes

Fall Registration begins September 18, 2023

Class Date Time Code Cost
Oct 16 - Dec 5 (M, T, Th)
**with clinicals to Jan 9
5:30 - 9:30 pm TENA1100 05 LC $372
Class Date Time Code Cost
Oct 2 - Nov 7 (M - F)**with clinicals to Dec 5 OR
Oct 2 - Dec 1 (M, W, F)**with clinicals to Jan 5
8 - noon TENA1100 06 LC $372
Nov 6 - Dec 8 (M - F)**with clinicals to Jan 5 OR
Nov 6 - Jan 10 (M, W, F)**with clinicals to Feb 7
8 - noon TENA1100 07 LC $372
Dec 4 - Jan 16 (M - F)**with clinicals to Feb 13 OR
Dec 4 - Feb 2 (M, W, F)**with clinicals to March 1
8 - noon TENA1100 08 LC $372

**Clinical days are arranged and may include nights and weekends. Clinicals cannot be started until didactic and lab work is complete.

Students are required to pay tuition and fees at the time of registration.

Estimated Tuition & Fees

Course fees may vary.

Pell Eligible: No

Estimated Equalized Payment:

Tuition and fees are due in full at the time of registration.

Campus Locations


Quick Facts

Certificate Duration

3 credits - 1-3 months

Hours per Week


Certificate Availability

High School Students:
Arranged - varies by school

Adult Students: -
See Registration Codes on the Left

Outcome Data

Reported Annually to the Accrediting Agency Council on Occupational Education

Completion: 93%
Job Placement: 87%
Licensure: 96%
Withdrawal: 7%

Outcome statistics are compiled annually based on Training Outcome surveys conducted with students post-graduation. Data is gathered through coordination with the student, faculty, Student Services Office personnel, and licensing agencies.

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Hours of Operation

Logan Campus - Main
Telephone: 435-753-6780

Student Services
Monday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 8 am - 4 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed


Brigham City Campus
Telephone: 435-734-0614

Student Services
Monday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 3 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed


Logan Campus - Main . 435-753-6780
1301 North 600 West, Logan, UT 84321

Brigham City Campus . 435-734-0614
325 West 1100 South Brigham City, UT 84302