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Nursing Assistant

  • Class Type: Nursing Assistant
  • Location: Grand Island
  • Start Date: May 13, 2024
  • Time: 4 - 9 p.m.

Scheduled meeting nights will vary as follows:

  • Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, May 13-22.
  • Tuesdays and Wednesdays, May 28 through July 2.

This class will teach students the basic nursing knowledge and skills they need to work as a nursing assistant in a health care setting.

The State of Nebraska requires students to attend a minimum of 75 hours plus one hour of abuse, neglect, misappropriation training. Missing any scheduled class time may result in the inability to successfully complete the class.

Classes are taught by qualified, approved instructors and utilize the HCA curriculum accepted by the Nebraska Department of Health. Upon completion of the 76 hours, Central Community College will administer both the written and skills testing required to meet the OBRA guidelines.  

The course meets federal and state requirements for Nurse Aide Training and Competency Evaluation Programs. Students must be 16 years or older to participate in the class. It is recommended that students contact local facilities to verify hiring age requirements.

State testing dates are July 8 and July 9.

Class Details

  • Cost: $452
  • Address:
    3134 W. Highway 34
  • Location: CCC-Grand Island


For more information or to register, contact Kellie Newhouse at 308-398-7442; toll-free in Nebraska at 1-877-222-0780, ext. 7442; or

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