Course Description

If you are a caring individual who enjoy helping people, the STNA position is for you. Working with patients who need your assistance and care will provide a sense of purpose at work. Are you looking for a rewarding career where you are able to help others live a more fulfilling life? If so, train for this in-demand health career through our Ohio Department of Health approved training program. Register Today with Tri-C!

Course Outline

Nurse Aide Training and Competency Evaluation Program (NATCEP) – Standards, Guidelines and more:

• Communication and Interpersonal Skills

• Mental Health and Social Service Needs

• Resident Rights

• Infection Control

• Safety & Emergency

• Restorative Services

• Basic Nursing Skills

• Personal Care Skills

• State Exam Preparation

• Integrated Career & Job Readiness


Learner Outcomes

Basic Life Support CPR certification for health care providers.

Clinical: 16 hours and is held on one Saturday and Sunday (7am – 3:30pm).

Mandatory Skills Review Session just prior to State Test – students may attend as many times as they choose.

Eligible to take the Ohio Department of Health Nurse Aide Competency Exam for certification.

Onsite State Testing. The 1st attempt is included in the cost.

Career Day & Graduation Ceremony.


Program cost is $1200.00 (includes text materials, CPR, Professionalism, 1st State Test).  

This is a non-credit certificate program and is not covered by financial aid (FAFSA, student loans, etc.).

Registration required in person for STNA Packet Orientation.

Manufacturing Technology Center (MTC) is located on Metro Campus.



High School Diploma/GED preferred or in progress. Current high school students welcomed!

Required: Math 6th grade level and Reading 8th grade level.

There are no course prerequisites for the program.

Successfully pass fingerprint and background check – Required prior to clinicals.

Completion of immunization requirements: 2 Step TB testing and Influenza (seasonal only) prior to clinicals.


Enroll Now - Select a section to enroll in

Section Title
State Tested Nursing Assistant (Accelerated)
Sa, Su
9:00AM to 4:30PM
Mar 14, 2020 to May 02, 2020
Sa, Su
7:00AM to 3:30PM
Apr 25, 2020 to Apr 26, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Offsite
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
F670 non-credit $1,200.00
Section Notes

You will be required to attend a mandatory orientation. You will receive an email with the date and time after you register. If you have any questions about the class, please email

Clinical hours will be 730am - 330pm on 4/25 & 4/26 at a local nursing home