Calling all caregivers and healthcare workers, did you know that you can become a CNA within DAYs!!

CNA Advanced Placement  

For Experienced Healthcare workers 

As an experienced health care worker, you are eligible for our CNA Advanced Placement Program!  Through this program,  you can start immediately and get certified as a Nursing Assistant. this accelerated program prepares an eligible care provider to take the Arizona Certified Nursing Assistant exam. 


  1. Candidates with at least one-year full-time employment in the direct provision of health care within the past five years. (Caregiver, ERTech, PCT, Medic Training, etc) or:

  2. Students who have successfully completed course work that included direct patient care experiences in allied health, medicine or nursing in the past five years.

  3. Pass a pre-admission exam consisting of 25 multiple-choice questions with a minimum score of 80%.  (a link will be emailed to you upon enrollment online) 

  • The candidate will have 1 hour to complete the exam

  1. Tuberculosis clearance within past 8 months

  2. Current CPR (not scheduled to expire within 4 months) (or obtain one prior to being scheduled for clinical rotation)