CNA Classes in Tuscaloosa, AL

The CNA Classes in Tuscaloosa, Alabama that are available as of the making of this post are all shown on this page. If you have any questions about how to sign-up for their certified nursing assistant classes, please call the number below.

Shelton State Community College
9500 Old Greensboro Rd.,
Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
(205) 391-2214

To qualify to work as a CNA in Alabama you must enroll in a program that teaches the basic skills you will need on the job and apply for and pass the written and skills certification test. You can find many vocational schools, colleges and nursing homes that provide the necessary training you will need to meet certification requirements for the classes criteria.Your instruction will include clinical skills practice to help you learn to perform the tasks used on the job. In addition you will receive theoretical instruction including procedural and state and federal health care provider mandated information.

senior-citizen-with-jacket-5582The license exams will be conducted by Prometric. To pass them you will need to complete a multiple choice test and a clinical skills demonstration. For the clinical part you must perform successfully five different tasks chosen at random from 22 available tasks that you learned during your instruction. You can call Prometric to learn more at 866-241-3116. Those who pass the test are placed on the nurse aide registry and eligible to work for 24 months. To stay in good standing on the registry you will be required to work as a nursing assistant within 24 months for 8 hours. Call the registry at (334)206-5169 if you have any specific questions regarding qualification & requirements.

This city is the county seat of Tuscaloosa County. You can find this city on the Black Warrior River. The city is also known as T-Town or The Druid City. The city is one of the main cities of the Tuscaloosa Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the census of 2010, their total population was around 90,468 people, making them the 5th most populous city in the state. It has a total area of about 70.3 sq miles and a population density of 1,502.8/sq mile.

The DCH Regional Medical Center is the main hospital that is serving the city. Other health care facilities that you can find in the area include Tidwell Chiropractic & Wellness Center, Indian Rivers Mental Health Center, American Family Care, and Whatley Health Services Inc.