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The CNA in Hawaii is an important member of the health care field, making priceless assistance during the patient care planning process, playing a fundamental role with observing patients, documenting skills tasks, and attending to detail for positive patient outcomes.

Student enrolled in nurse aide classes will learn and practice the skills just as they will be performed under the Hawaii State nurse aide Test conditions.  The Hawaii NA Examination necessitates a specific protocol regarding the patient safety and the civil rights, universal precautions and principles of care.

Hawaii Certified Nursing Assistant Requirements:

  • Complete a state-approved training program
  • Pass the state's competency examination (which contains both written and skills assessments)
  • Individuals must pass a state and national background check

CNA Hawaii training programs contain the following minimum elements:

  • 100 hours of total training
  • 30 hours of classroom learning
  • 70 hours of clinical, practical training (consisting of 30 hours of basic nursing training, 30 hours of personal care training, and 10 hours of restorative care training)
  • Instruction from a Registered Nurse with at least two years of professional experience

Nurse aide Training in Hawaii offers a strong foundation of knowledge and skills to prepare students for employment as a Certified Nursing Assistant.
Life Care Center of Hilo
944 West Kawailani Street,
Hilo, Hawaii 96720

Windward Community College

Kauai community College
3-1901 Kaumualii Highway
Lihue, Hi 96766

Maui Community College
310 West Kaahumanu Ave.
Kahului, HI 96732
(808) 984-3255

Kapiolani Community College
4303 Diamond Head Road
Honolulu, Hawaii 96816
Phone #: 808-734-9305
Fax #: 808-734-9147

Waianae Health Academy
86-088 Farrington Hwy. Suite 202
Wai'anae, HI 96792
808) 697-3215

Kona Community Hospital
79-1019 Haukapila Street
Kealakekua, Hawaii 96750
808) 322-9311

Healthcare School of Hawaii
98-025 Hekaha Street, Suite # 4
Aiea, HI 96701

CNA Training International
319 North Cane Street,Suite # B
Wahiawa, Hawaii 96786

Comprehensive Health
Care Services 
94-910 Moloalo Street
Waipahu, HI 96797
(808) 678-6999

Ohana Pacific
Windward Community College
45-720 Kea’ahala Rd.
Kaneohe, HI  96744
Office:  235-7384

American Red Cross
West Hawaii

Healthcare Training and Career Consultants, Inc.
Hale Makua Nursing Facility, Wailuku, Maui, HI 96793

Ann Pearl Nursing Facility

Life Care Center of Kona

TLC Total Loving Care
Health Service
1088 Bishop Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 521-5211

Hawaii Community College
200 West Kawili Street
Hilo, HI 96720
(808) 934-2700

CareGiver Training School
1320 Kalani Street,
Suite # 288
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817
Phone #: 808-848-9988

Pacific Nurse's Aide
Training Center, LLC.
803 Kamehameha Hwy.,
Suite # 411
Pearl City, HI 96782

Hawaii Health Care Institute
13-758 Leilani Ave.
Pahoa, Hawaii 96778
(808) 933-1295

Leeward Community College
96-045 Ala Ike Street
Pearl City, HI 96782
(808) 455-0011
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