(CNA) Certified Nurse Assistant

  • Course is offered by MEDS, and held at the Cass Career Center campus.

    Program Dates
    September 6, 2022 - November 22, 2022
    Tuesdays and Thursdays | 4:00pm - 9:30pm
    Hybrid Class - Schedule will be provided once enrolled 

    Tuition - $1400.00
    Payment plans available. You will select your payment plan option when you complete your enrollment on the MEDS website.

    Program Description
    In this hybrid class, students will learn basic nursing skills through classroom discussions, demonstrations and simulations, and presentations by healthcare professionals. Upon completion, you’ll have the opportunity to launch a career that will be rewarding for you and your patients. Students will learn the following:
    Resident’s rights and legal issues
    Vital signs
    Infection control
    Transfers
    Bathing and grooming
    Feeding and nutrition
    Observation and documentation

    Student Eligibility

    • Be at least 18 years of age
    • Provide a copy of a signed/valid Social Security card or Work Permit at time of registration
    • Provide a copy of 2 negative TB PPD skin tests or 1 negative TB blood test or 1 negative chest x-ray that is less than 6 months old on the first day of class
    • Be free of ALL felony crimes against persons on your criminal background check
    • Student must be registered with the Family Care Safety Registry (FCSR) https://health.mo.gov/safety/fcsr
    • Have reliable transportation and dependable childcare

    Registration Requirements
    Please visit www.medskc.com to enroll in the course. For questions, please call MEDS at (816) 373-6337.