The certified nursing assistant schools in Fort Walton Beach, Florida that are currently open for enrollment are shown on this page. If you have any questions about how you can enroll in their program, please contact the number provided.
Ft. Walton Beach Nursing Assistant School
1 LBJ Senior Drive,
Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547
Okaloosa Applied Technology Center
1976 Lewis Turner Blvd.,
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547
Taking on the state license exams is a necessary step in becoming a nursing assistant. You will not be able to find any work in Florida as a nursing assistant if you do not have a CNA license. There are different requirements that must be completed before you can take on the license exams. The most important among them are the completion of a training program and the passing of the federal and state background checks for criminal records. You cannot take the license exams if you do not have any of these. The training programs that are being offered in Florida will take about 6 months to complete. As for the background checks, you only need to send the payment along with the rest of the application requirements.
The license exams for this state are composed of a written a skills evaluation. In the written exam, you will have 90 minutes to answer all 60 multiple-choice questions. These questions will include 10 pretest items which will not be scored. As for the skills evaluation, you will be asked to perform 5 randomly selected nursing skills in a given scenario. You will have to perform all the skills satisfactorily to pass this part. You will also need to pass all the tests to get your name entered in the state’s registry.
This city is a part of Okaloosa County. You can find it situated in the southern part of the county. The city is a principal city of the Fort Walton Beach–Crestview–Destin Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the census of 2010, their total population was around 19,507 people. It has a total area of approximately 8.2 sq miles and has a population density of 2,606.8/sq mile.
Health care facilities that you can find in the area include DDC- DNA Diagnostics Center, Arcadia Counseling Center, Labor Cost Management Inc., G & G Treatment Center, Bridgeway Center Inc., Youngblood Russell Counseling Services, Gulf Coast Immediate Care Center Inc., Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, and many more. photo attribution: cristiano_betta