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Heartland Community College

Why Certified Nursing Assistant?

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) play a very important role in nursing by assisting patients with bathing, dressing, eating and other daily functions; making basic observations that involve all body systems and their responses and treatment; perform medical procedures such as catheter care, specimen collection, vital signs, and range of motion exercises.

The CNA Program at Heartland Community College is a state-approved program that provides you the basic foundation of nursing care for patients.

Why Heartland?

There are many reasons to study at Heartland Community College.

  • Affordable
  • Student-focused
  • Dedicated instructors
  • Small class sizes
  • Supportive environment
  • Dedicated equipment and live lab on campus
  • 100% job placement rate
  • 98% state exam pass rate

You can find our certified graduates in long term care facilities, hospitals, assisted living, physicians’ offices, surgical centers, and home health.

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Applying to Heartland

Applying early is encouraged, so you can get the classes you need at the times you want. Visit to apply today!