CNA Certification

How Can I Contact a State Board of Nursing?

You should contact the board of nursing in your state if you want to carry out any kind of official acts or certificate procedures. Since it is a subcategory of nursing, Certified Nursing Assistant procedures are regulated by boards of nursing as well. Instead of browsing through the internet to find the addresses of nursing […]

CNA License Questions and Answers

Those who have successfully qualified to be a Certified Nursing Assistant will have had to pass a rigorous test and a study course that takes at least 200 hours to complete. But to practice as a CNA it’s necessary to have a license. If a license isn’t obtained then they are operating illegally. However, obtaining […]

Education Requirements to Become Licensed as a Certified Nursing Assistant

A Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) has to take on a role of care and trust in their work. This means they have to be able to spot any negative signs in their patients and have to be able to know what to do under intense pressure. That’s why there are some minimum educational requirements required […]

What is the Nurse Aide Registry?

A nurse aide registry is simply a database of relevant information pertinent to individuals who have received licensing as a nurse aide. The database is used for tracking purposes to ensure that those who allow their licenses to expire do not continue working. It’s all so used to track potential criminal behavior and prevent previously […]

Tips for Answering Questions on a CNA Job Interview

Have you recently completed your CNA training and are now looking for a job? Do you find the prospect of going to interviews somewhat frightening? If this sounds like you, you’re not alone. Going to a job interview is a terrifying experience for many people, especially if they’ve never done it before. But truth be […]

What Are Employer Requirements For CNA Jobs?

If you recently completed your CNA training you might be wondering what employers require in order to hire you as a new CNA. Suffice it to say that not all employers have the same requirements. Although we will provide you with a general guideline here, you’ll still need it contact individual employers and ask them […]

CNA: Starting a Career in Nursing

A career in nursing is a rewarding one for those who enjoy the medical field and the satisfaction of helping people. But depending on how far you want to go in nursing career, it could take years to complete your education and earn licenses. For some nursing candidates, that is the path they choose. Others […]

Nurse Aide Practice Written Exam a Great Tool

Becoming a nurse’s aide is not as complicated as you might think, but it does require a certain amount of training along with a licensing exam. Your training will consist of time in the classroom, supervised time in a clinical setting, and a written exam administered either by the state nursing board where you live […]

How to Prepare a CNA Job Interview?

In order to become a working CNA you’ll not only have to complete your training and licensing programs, you’ll also have to apply for available jobs at nursing homes, clinics, and hospitals. Keep in mind that you’ll be competing with other CNA training graduates for the same jobs, so you’ll need to put your best […]

CNA Training and Certification Definitions

If you’ve been investigating the possibility of embarking on a career as a CNA you’ve probably already heard the phrases “CNA training” and “CNA certification”. Although these terms are often used interchangeably they do not mean the same thing. Their differences are subtle, but they are differences nonetheless. In order to help you better understand […]