Program Information:

Dates for the next Adult CNA Program: March 3rd 2020- May 19, 2020

  • Our program is approved through the Illinois Department of Public Health.

  • Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Class fee is $925 payable at the time of registration.  Payments are accepted in cash, check, money order, or credit card.  This fee covers tuition, textbook, background check, and CPR certification.  

  • In order to ensure success in our CNA program, prospective students must pass a TABE test over reading and mathematics.  This test must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance.  We do not administer the TABE test on Thursdays.

  • Before the first day of class:

    • Go to The Firm, Inc. at 6 Lawrence Square Springfield to get your background check.  Their office hours are 9-4.  Be sure to take your photo ID.  There is no cost to you.  

    • Get a 2-step TB skin test done at the Illinois Department of Public Health TB Clinic at 2833 South Grand Ave, Springfield.  The cost is $30 which is paid by you.  You may get the test done at your doctor’s office.  Bring the results to your first day of class.  

    • Purchase your uniform comprised of royal blue scrub shirt and pants as well as black or white leather or vinyl tennis shoes.  There are required to be worn for every class.  The Uniform Shop and Bright Star Scrubs in Springfield will give you a discount if you mention that you are attending our class.

    • Purchase a gait belt before the first day of clinical.

  • Attendance is required at all classroom and clinical times.  A 15-minute break will be given.

  • Cell phones, swearing and disrespectful behavior will not be tolerated in the classroom or clinical.

  • Students can not be under the influence of alcohol or drugs including marijuana during classroom theory and clinicals. 

  • Tattoos must be covered and piercing must be removed during clinical hours.

  • No gum chewing during clinicals.

  • Successful completion of this class qualifies the student to take the Illinois State CNA Certification examination.

  • CNA state exam fee of $75.00 will be paid by you in the last week of class.

  • No refunds will be given once the class has started.

  • Questions:  Please call Deandrae at (217-585-1215, ext. 201)

March 2020 Schedule

All Theory is held at CACC 4:15-8:15  All Clinical is held at Regency 4:30-8:30


Tuesday, March 3

Theory 

Wednesday, April 8

Clinical

Wednesday, March 4

Theory

Thursday, April 14

Theory

Thursday, March 5

Theory

Wednesday, April 15

Theory

Tuesday, March 10

Theory

Thursday, April 16

Clinical

Wednesday, March 11

Theory

Tuesday, April 21

Theory

Thursday, March 12

Theory

Wednesday, April 22

Clinical

Tuesday, March 17

Theory

Thursday, April 23

Clinical

Wednesday, March 18

Theory

Tuesday, April 28

Theory

Thursday, March 19

Theory

Wednesday, April 29

Clinical

Tuesday, March 24

Theory

Thursday, April 30

Clinical

Wednesday, March 25

Theory

Tuesday, May 5

Theory

Thursday, March 26

Theory

Wednesday, May 6

Clinical

Tuesday, March 31

Theory

Thursday, May 7

Clinical

Wednesday, April 1

Theory

Tuesday, May 12

Theory

Thursday, April 2

Theory

Wednesday, May 13

Clinical

Tuesday, April 7

Clinical

Thursday, May 14

Clinical Make-up



Tuesday, May 19

Classroom Make-up