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Program Specialist:

Fikru Diro 




Nursing Assistant Certified

This one-quarter certificate program prepares students for entry into one of the highest demand positions in the health care field. Nursing assistants work with registered nurses and LPNs in hospitals, assisted living facilities and nursing homes. Nursing Assistant Certified Planning Guide


Get started!

  1. Speak with the NAC Program Specialist Michael Boehm to register for an orientation session;
  2. Apply for admission to the college; and
  3. Explore options for financial aid.



Call or email to register:

May 12, 2014 1:30 p.m.
May 29, 2014 1:30 p.m.
June 10, 2014 1:30 p.m.


Class Times

11 Week Schedule

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday (Thursday as scheduled)

8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

(Required lab class and clinical externship scheduled outside of above times)


Class Basics

This course is designed to help students prepare for the Washington State exam for Nursing Assistants as well as prepare them for the workforce. The class is split into three parts that include theory, skills and clinicals. Clinical work is done offsite at a residential care facility where you will use the skills you learn in the lab and class. 


Along with your Certificate of Completion, you will also be trained for the certificates below. These are often required for employment and make you a well qualified candidate to work in a variety of settings. 


Additional Certificates
  • Dementia for Caregivers
  • First Aid / CPR
  • Certificate of Completion
  • HIV / AIDS Training
  • Observation and Documentation
  • Nurse Delegation
  • Mental Health
  • Nurse Delegation Diabetes