Would you like to work in a hospital or long-term care facility, assisting nurses and medical staff? Prepare to earn your license as a certified nursing assistant (CNA) with training from AACC. Learn to perform duties such as answering patients' call lights, serving meals, making beds, and helping patients eat, dress and bathe. As a CNA, you’ll work shifts during the day, evening or overnight.
Learn more at an upcoming registration session
Three courses are required to complete the program:
NRN-343 CNA Theory
NRN-344 CNA Skills Lab/Clinical
OPA-354 Workforce Success Skills
The total program cost for Anne Arundel County residents is $2,796. The cost of the Geriatric Nursing Assistant certification exam is not included in the course cost.
Students who successfully complete the training are eligible to apply for a CNA license from the Maryland Board of Nursing.
For those wishing to further their career after earning CNA certification, AACC offers advanced patient care tech classes:
Learn more about the Patient Care Technician program.
The courses on this page are noncredit, meaning you won’t earn college credit toward a degree. You don’t need to apply. Just choose a program or course that interests you, and check the noncredit schedule for a class that fits your schedule.
For help, email or call the Instructional Support Center at 410-777-2325.
Find a course using our noncredit course inventory.