Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)

Certificate Program        Approved for WIOA and VA funding.

Certified nurse aides are valuable members of the health care team who work in a variety of settings, including: hospitals, rehabilitation centers, clinics, skilled nursing facilities, home care, and many others.

CNAs are qualified to perform many important functions for people in need, such as providing personal care and measuring vital signs under the supervision of registered nurses. 

This rewarding career can be a great way to earn money and work with people.

Program Coordinator
Patricia A Targett
203-575-8253 (p)
203-575-8243 (f)
Room: K408
750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708
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Information Sessions
Information Sessions

Where are you going? 

There has never been a better time to think about education or training options that will help you be job ready in just days, weeks, or months. 

Program areas include: Business, Health Care, Real Estate, Manufacturing, Fitness, Security, Welding and more...

Join us at one of the free sessions below and explore the short-term job training programs we offer. 

All programs - Waterbury

NVCC, 750 Chase Parkway - Ekstrom Hall

CRN 2178 Wed., January 4, 4:00 pm, Room E623

CRN 2179 Thur., March 9, 1:00 pm, Room E623

CRN 2180 Thur., May 4, 9:00 am, Room E623

Welding Only - Includes Tour - Waterbury

CRN 4261 Wed., December 7, 6:30 pm, Room T531

CRN 2126 Wed., January 11, 6:30 pm, Room E632

CRN 2127 Wed., May 31, 6:30 pm, Room E632

All programs - Danbury 

NVCC, 190 Main Street - Health Lab

CRN 4167 Wed., December 7, 5:30 pm, Room D305 

CRN 2032 Fri., February 10, 1:00 pm, Room D305

CRN 2033, Thur., April 13, 4:00 pm, Room D305

The sessions are FREE! Groups are usually small and provide lots of opportunity to have your questions answered.

Registration is requested:

Please call 203-575-8029 or 203-437-9699 to register.

Non-credit Lifelong Learning Catalog
Non-credit Lifelong Learning Catalog

NCLL Registration Form
NCLL Registration Form

CNA Training - Get Registered Today!
CNA Training - Get Registered Today!

Certified Nurse Aide

NVCC's annual CNA Connecticut State

Competency Exam pass-rate exceeds 98%!

Start your new health care career today. Join this course and be job ready by summer.

Exciting News!
Danbury Hospital is guaranteeing an interview to all CNA graduates from this cohor

Danbury Campus

 June 30 - August 17

Daytime Hours, Monday - Friday

$1350, includes texbook/workbook, lab materials and State Competency Testing on our campus! Full course calendars, payment plans and forms available here.

Register Today!