Course Detail: CNAR - 12-Hour Nurse Assistant (CNA) Refresher Course

Course Description
This 12-hour course will be a review of nurse assistant theory and hands-on skills to better prepare students for the state certification exam.

This class is appropriate for the following audiences:
  • Prior CNAs who have let their state certification lapse; 
  • Those who have completed the COVID-19 emergency 8-hour Temporary Nurse Aide (TNA) training and need to take the state CNA exam to continue working; 
  • Those who have had experience as a QSP or as a personal care provider in a group home setting; or
  • Current nursing students who have already completed coursework on basic nursing skills.
Minimum Age: Students must be 15 years of age by the start date of the course.

Class Schedule
Class will meet in the Bergstrom Technical Center of Lake Region State College in Devils Lake, ND from 9:00AM - 3:30PM each day. Students will be given a 30-minute lunch break.

Course Fee
The fee for this course is $350. Cost includes a Nursing Assistant textbook and lab supplies.

*Important Notice*
Please note that this training is not a replacement for any state-approved 75-hour nurse assistant training curriculum. If you've been advised you need to take training prior to being able to retest the state CNA exam, please see the links below for availability regarding our full, 75-hour training programs.
State Certification Exam
Students may opt to register for a state CNA exam held at LRSC following the course.  Upcoming test dates and online registration can be accessed here: Seats in the exam are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration for the exam is a separate fee - see link for details.

Registration Policies
By registering for this course, I attest to meeting the prerequisites of the course and agree to the cancellation policy as indicated below.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation more than 5 days prior to start of training results in a 25% cancellation fee based on the class fee. Cancellation 5 days or less to the start of training results in no refund.

Available Sessions