Learn more about our nurse aide course offered statewide. Successful completion of this course prepares you to take the Pennsylvania Nurse Aide Competency Exam and enroll in the Nurse Aide registry for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Important information about FBI checks: beginning January 1, 2019, only Pennsylvania Department of Education FBI checks will be accepted for the Nurse Aide Training Program.
When and where are the classes held?
HACC offers on-site training at numerous locations throughout Pennsylvania.
Due to the current Covid-19 situation all Nurse Aide Training Programs are currently in the process of being rescheduled.
Please check back for schedule updates. If you have questions, please contact the Nurse Aide Training Program at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (717) 221-1352.
Please visit www.hacc.edu/coronavirus for more information.
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Download the Information Packet (pdf). It includes general information, admission criteria, essential qualifications, registration form and health form.
How do I register for the class?
What do nurse aides do?
Nurse aides (NAs, direct care workers) perform various duties under the supervision of a nurse. They:
How much does the program cost?
The program costs $1098. This includes books.
Will I be eligible for credentials?
Upon successful completion, you will be prepared to take the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP) exam (administered by Pearson Vue) You must be at least 16 to take this exam.
How long does the program take to complete? Where are the classes held?
What are the program admission criteria?
Is the program accredited?
The Nurse Aide Training Program is approved by the PA Department of Education.
How can I get more information?
Who can I contact for more information?