Free CNA Classes in Somerville, Massachusetts
Partners HealthCare Workforce Development, in collaboration with the Academy for Healthcare Training, is providing a free CNA training program to qualified participants who are interested in starting a career in healthcare. The deadline for application is on or before December 31, 2018, and selected applicants will be screened based on their eligibility for the program.
The CNA training is a five-week long healthcare course that is comprised of classroom-based instruction and hands-on clinical practice at a skilled nursing facility. It will prepare the participants for the state certification exam as it covers various nursing topics and skills essential for the healthcare practice. Partners HealthCare Workforce Development pays all expenses for the program, and individuals who completed the course will receive placement assistance at Spaulding Rehabilitation in Charlestown, Brighton, and Cambridge locations.
Applicants must be at least 18 years old with a high school diploma or GED equivalent. They have to be qualified for employment in the USA without sponsorship and must be willing to work on various shifts. Aside from that, prospective participants must pass the criminal background check and necessary health screenings. The application can be made in person at Partners HealthCare, 399 Revolution Dr, Somerville, MA 02145, USA.