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Free CNA Training in Illinois

Below we have listed Free CNA training options in Illinois. One options to receive free CNA certification in Illinois is through the Workforce Investment Act.  The Workforce Investment Act (WIA) is a federal law which provides training for people who are in need of employment, and for those individuals who may need the education to change career paths or whose skills need improving in order to acquire a innovative job. Individuals must be determined eligible and suitable in order to receive WIA funds. 

Another option to receive free Certified Nursing Assistant training in Illinois is through nursing homes/Facilities.  Some nursing facilities are now offering paid or free classes.  If you're interested in providing more one-on-one care, an assisted living program could be the career for you.

Many Illinois residents stay in a nursing home for months or years,  CNAs working in Illinois may develop close, caring relationships with their patients. 


Illinois Free CNA Classes

Free CNA Training in Chicago


WIA Approved Colleges that Offer CNA Training in Illinois


Midwestern Career College
Chicago, IL 60606(312) 236-9000

Elim Outreach Training Center
1820 Ridge Road, Suite 300-301
Homewood IL, 60430
(708)922-9547

Genesis Healthcare Development Center
1411 W. Airport Road
Romeoville IL, 60446
(815)439-3970

International Training Academy
830 N Meacham Road
Schaumburg IL, 60173
(847)995-1932

Joliet Junior College
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet IL, 60431
(815)280-1303

International Skin Beauty Academy
830 N Meacham Road
Schaumburg IL,60173
(847)602-8356

Joliet Junior College
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet IL,60431
(815)280-1303

New Start, Inc.
1200 N. 5th. Street
Springfield IL, 62702
(217)522-3799


The CCC CNA Scholarship
As part of the scholarship you will receive up to $1000 in tuition fees payable to any state accepted program where you’ve already gotten admission. You might have to be eligible for the WIA as well.

A Plus Healthcare Training (WIA Approved Training Provider)
366 S. Main Street,
Bartlett, IL. 60103
Phone#:(630)372-2442


Nursing Homes in Illinois that offer Free CNA Training

Evergreen Place Supportive Living
1015 East Tyler Ave
Litchfield, IL 62056
PH: (217) 324-1500

Care Center of Abingdon
Abingdon, IL 61410(309) 462-2356

Norwood Crossing
Chicago, IL 60631(773) 631-4856

Presbyterian Homes
Evanston, IL 60201(847) 492-7348

Abbott House
Highland Park, IL 60035(847) 432-6080

Hamilton Memorial Hospital District
McLeansboro, IL 62859(618) 643-2361

Momence Meadows Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
Momence, IL 60108(815) 472-2423

Oaklawn Respiratory & Rehabilitation Center
Oak Lawn, IL 60453(708) 636-7000

LaSalle County
Ottawa, IL 61350-1047(815) 434-8202

Whitehall of Deerfield Healthcare Center
RoadDeerfield, IL 60015(847) 945-4600

Lemont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
RoadLemont, IL 60439(630) 243-0400

Alden North Shore
Skokie IL 60077(847) 679-6100

Evenglow Lodge
Street Pontiac, IL 61764(815) 844-6131

Capitol HealthCare and Rehabilitation Centre
Street Springfi­eld, IL 62702(217) 525-1880


Illinois Free CNA Classes through Job Corps

Joliet Job Corps Center
Joliet, IL 60433(815) 727-7677

Paul Simon Chicago Job Corps Center
Chicago, IL 60623(773) 890-3100
Omega Healthcare Technical School
400 W. Higgins Road
Park Ridge IL,0068
(847)425-9089

PCCTI
2625 Butterfield Road
Suite 102E
Oakbrook IL, 60523
(630)705-9999

Samland Institute/Allied Health and Tech
2644 E. Dempster St.
Suite 116
Park Ridge IL, 60068

SOLEX College
350 E. Dundee Rd.,
Wheeling IL, 60090
(847)495-7110 

Southeastern Illinois College
3575 College Road
Harrisburg IL, 62946
(618)252-5400

Tukiendorf Training Institute
7667 W. 95th St., #302
Hickory Hills IL, 60457
(773)817-4515

1st Choice, Intl., Inc.
Milwaukee Avenue,
Suite 301
Glenview IL, 60025
(847)338-5887