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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Apprenticeship Program

Classroom Instruction


  • NURA 1110 Nurse Aide
  • HLTH 1120 Medication Aide
  • HLTH 1060 Comprehensive Medical Terminology
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What You'll Earn as an Apprentice

A Rewarding New Career

  • Paid Employment
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Career Advancement Opportunities

Licenses & Certifications

  • National Apprenticeship Credential
  • Nurse Aide Certification
  • Medication Aide Certification

What You'll Learn as an Apprentice

  • Maintain a clean and safe environment
  • Practice infection control and proper patient care
  • Communicate effectively with patients and the medical team
  • Follow regulations for resident care and confidentiality
  • Assist individuals with personal care and daily life activities
  • Promote resident's developmental, health, and social needs
  • Provide basic restorative skills and services

Average Starting Wage: $16.00 - $20.00 per hour

How Do I Get Started?

Contact Henry Goeden, Apprenticeship Coordinator, at hgoeden@northeast.edu or call (402) 844-7119 to learn more.

This project has been funded, either wholly or in part, with Federal funds from the Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration, the contents of this publication do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Department of Labor, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement of same by the U.S. Government