Certfied Nursing Assistant

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide. 513902


The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training Program of 180 hours will include classroom instruction, lab, and a clinical experience. Students learn to safely perform basic nursing skills under the supervision of a licensed nurse in a health care facility. Communication, observation and documentation skills are incorporated to aid the student in meeting the psychological, physical and environmental needs of the patient. Following successful completion of this course, the student will be qualified to take the Nurse Aid Competency Examination for certification.

Minimum 10.0 grade-level equivalent in Reading required.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



Delaware Technical Community College - Wilmington- Non Credit Programs

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

300 N Orange St Wilmington

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Type of Attainment:


Name of Credential

Certified Nursing Assistant

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy

For full refund consideration, your request must be received 72 hours to the course start time. If you withdraw from the course within the first week, you will be eligible to receive 75% refund. Refunds are not given for courses with 3 or fewer sessions, with the exception of the above 72 hour refund request policy. Please not that there are some courses with different refund policies. Please not that refunds for payments by check may take a minimum of six weeks to process. 

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Division of Long Term Care

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$200.00 Two books and skills videos

Testing/Exam Fees

$115.00 State of Delaware, when training is complete.

In-State/District Tuition


Other Fees

$140.00 Criminal Background/drug

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$275.00 scrubs/nurse kit/cpr/supplies to include but not limited to: gloves, gowns, gauze, face shields, antiseptics, toothbrushes, nail clippers, orange sticks, wash clothes, oral trays, bed pans.

Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

31-1131.00Nursing Assistants
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status



333 Shipley Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19801

Phone Number

(302) 571-5300

Fax Number

(302) 830-5213

Last Updated

Jun 17, 2022


Apr 30, 2012


Jul 01, 2022