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Idaho CNA training is intended to prepare students with a solid foundation significant to the knowledge, terminology and basic nursing skills that will be expected of a graduate nurse aide.

Students will be taught how they are an ever-increasingly valuable career based on ethical health care principles that respect the client.

Students taking the training program in Idaho are required to successfully complete hours of direct patient care under the supervision and guidance of a nursing faculty member.

Certified nurse aide classes include clinical time. The course content usually includes classroom education, patient skills practice time in the laboratory and supervised clinical practice at a long-term care facility.

To get on the Idaho CNA registry a minimum of 120 Hours is required before being able to sit for the state NA examination. Training must include

  • 80 hours of classroom lessons
  • 40 hours of clinical work

The vital role of the nursing assistant is to provide for the daily care, comfort, safety and health needs of the residents.

Nursing assistants work can be demanding, but compassionate individuals who enjoy helping others are likely to find workingin Idaho to be a rewarding career.
Lewis-Clark State College
Workforce Training
North Lewiston Training Center
1920 3rd Ave. North
Lewiston, ID 83501
Phone #: 208-792-2388
Toll Free #:  800-879-0452

Eastern Idaho Technical College
1600 S. 25th E.
Idaho Falls, ID 83404
Phone #:(208) 524-3000
Toll Free #: (800) 662-0261

North Idaho College
Nursing Assistant Course
1000 West Garden Ave.,
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814

Boise State University
Technical Services Building
1464 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725

Boise State University
CNA Program - Nampa
2407 Caldwell Blvd.
Nampa, Idaho 83651
College of Western Idaho, Nampa, Idaho
(208) 562-3000

Idaho State University
921 South 8th Ave.
Pocatello, ID 83209
(208) 282-3372

Region 2 Academy
Health Professions Program
P.O. Box 1414
Lewiston, ID 83501

College of Southern Idaho
315 Falls Avenue
p.O Box 1238
Twin Falls, ID 833303
(208) 732-6701

Workforce Training
Idaho State University
921 S. 8th Avenue STOP 8380
Pocatello, ID 83209
(208) 282-3372

Idaho CNA Training