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Begin your CNA career in Raleigh, NC

One of the most vital choices you will make when beginning your CNA career in Raleigh, NC is choosing the best training program. Fortunately, there are many excellent CNA schools  in the city listed below.

Wake Tech Community College
9101 Fayetteville Road
Raleigh, NC 27603
Phone: (919) 866-5000

The 4-week state-approved program follows all the guidelines set forth by the NC Division of Health. WTCC offers a broad range of career programs including three programs for aspiring nurse aides: nurse aide I, nurse aide II and nurse aide refresher.

Care One Health Training Institute
319 Chapanoke Road, Suite 104
Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
Phone: (919) 773-7165

Nurse Aide 1 (CNA 1)
Teaching individuals to be proficient in the skills of vital signs, personal care, rehabilitative care, mental health & social needs, interpersonal skills, safety & emergency procedures in order to be prepared for the state approved Competency Exam.

Miller-Motte College
3901 Capital Boulevard Suite 151
Raleigh, NC 27604
(919) 230-6471
Phone: (919) 230-6471

Miller-Motte College in Raleigh offers Nurse Aide 1 training. The program utilizes traditional classroom lectures and hands-on clinical experience.  Financial aid is available through various grants, loans and scholarships. MMC provides job placement assistance to all successful graduates.

Providence Training Institute
4724 Hargrove Rd, Suite 100
Raleigh, NC 27616
Phone: (919) 647-9021

The CNA I program at Providence takes three weeks to complete. Students spend the first two weeks in the classroom and the final week at a skilled nursing facility to put their training into practice.  Tuition is $550 for CNA I plus $25 registration fee. Tuition does not include supplies and textbooks. However, the school loans textbooks while class is in session.

Shades of Purple
A Health Care Learning Institute
6900 Six Forks Rd. Ste. 110
Raleigh, NC 27615

After successfully completing 152 clock hours students will take the NC Nurse Aide I certification exam.

Harmony Health Career Training LLC
1017 Bullard Ct Ste.103
Raleigh, NC 27615
(919) 841-2465

NC state-approved Nurse Aide I Training program consists of a total of 102 hours of training which includes class, lab, and clinical rotation.

Guiding Lights Caregiver Support Center
3724 National Drive, Suite 130,
Raleigh, NC 27612
Phone: 919-371-2062

Students meet in the classroom Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. The clinical experience takes place during the fifth week of class. Clinical times are Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.


Application Fee (Non-Refundable): $25
Tuition (includes all instructional materials, and CPR/AED course fee): $600
Tuition and fees cover the 12-week period of the Nurse Aide 1 (NA1) Training Program.