First Coast CNA

Certified Nursing Assistant Training Classes

Proud partner of the American Red Cross

CNA Training Programs

Prepare with our CNA training classes, get your background check with us, and take the state board exam with us.
Begin your career in nursing with the most comprehensive nursing assistant training class you’ll find in Jacksonville, FL.

Call us at (904) 778-5547 or send us an email at info@firstcoastcna.com

CNA Certification & Training Classes

120 Hour Nursing Assistant Certification Class.

  • American Red Cross training curriculum 
  • Florida Department of Education and Florida Board of Nursing 120 hours accredited CNA certification classes.
  • Learn all that you need to know to be a successful CNA in ONLY 3 weeks (day classes) or 5 weeks (evening classes)
  • 80 hours of Theory and Hands-on training and practice at our training facility taught by highly experienced and professional nurses with a small student to instructor ratio to provide quality training.
  • 40 hours of Clinical Rotations – Practice what you have learned in various well-established nursing homes and long-term care facilities.
  • Help with Job Placement
  • Option to include with the registration, the required Level 2 Live Scan Background Check, the CNA state exam registration fee, and the AHA BLS/CPR certification.
  • American Red Cross training curriculum
  • FDOE and FBON 120 hours accredited CNA training programs.
  • 3 weeks long program.
  • 80 hours of Theory and Hands-on Practice at our training facility.
  • 40 hours of Clinical Rotations – in nursing homes and long-term care facilities.
  • Help with Job Placement
  • Option to include with the registration: Background Check, CNA State Exam registration fee, and BLS/CPR certification

Upcoming Classes

  • November 1st – November 19th
  • November 22nd – December 10th
  • December 13th – December 31st
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20 Hour Nursing Assistant Exam Prep Training Class.
(for those who wish to challenge the CNA State Exam).

  • First Coast CNA 20 hour exam prep CNA training classes – Intensive short program to get you ready to challenge the state board exam.
  • One 2-day weekend or one 2-day weekly class.
  • 10 to 16 hours of Skill practice – Learn and practice the 22 skills that will be part of the skills section of the state board exam.
  • 4 to 6 hours of Written Exam practice – Review, take quizzes and practice mock exams to prepare for the written section of the state board exam.
  • Open Lab practice – Weekday options to come to our lab and self-practice. Great opportunity to keep your skills fresh while waiting for the state board exam.
  • Option to include with the registration, the required Level 2 Live Scan Background Check, the CNA state exam registration fee, and the AHA BLS/CPR certification.
  • First Coast CNA Intensive short program to challenge the state board exam.
  • One 2-day weekend or one 2-day weekly class.
  • 10 to 16 hours of 22 Skill practice.
  • 4 to 6 hours of Written Exam practice.
  • Open Lab practice during the week at our training facility.
  • Option to include with the registration: Background Check, CNA State Exam registration fee, and BLS/CPR certification

Upcoming Classes

  • September 25th – 26th
  • October 2nd – 3rd
  • October 9th – 10th
  • October 16th – 17th
  • October 23rd – 24th

Resources & FAQ

Click on any of the links below to access our Florida|Board of Nursing Web Page, Frequently Asked Question Web Page and, Prometric Web Page

Florida|Board of Nursing CNA Requirements, Background Check & Renewal

Click here to go to our page with the Florida|Board of Nursing Important Links and Information

Questions or Concerns?

Click here to access some of the links to the most common Frequently Asked Questions.

Prometric Test Registration, Skills Check List, & Student Info Bulletin

Click here to go to our page with Prometric’s Important Links and Information

Want more information?

Call us at (904)778-5547, email us at info@firstcoastcna.com or send us a message

We are a Regional Prometric Testing Site