Minnesota State University, Mankato
Nursing Assistant Next Generation MSU - Hybrid (Mankato)
#: CNA100   ID: FY23   Section: 12.5.22  
Description:
This course is being provided tuition-free thanks to funding from the American Recovery Act to train nursing assistants to help with the workforce shortage. Upon completion, participants are required to work as a nursing assistant and additional incentives may be provided by the State.

Your healthcare career starts here! This Nursing Assistant (NA) course is approved by the Minnesota Department of Health. Learn basic nursing skills including how to take vital signs, provide personal cares and mobility assistance. Become prepared to work in nursing homes, hospitals, assisted living facilities and home care agencies. Be guided by a team of registered nurses who care about your success!

Students who successfully complete the program will receive a certificate of completion and be eligible to take the Nursing Assistant Competency Evaluation to be placed on the Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry.

This self-paced course includes an online D2L component and required on-campus lab sessions.  Access to the internet and a computer is required.


Course runs December 5, 2022 through January 7, 2023.

REQUIRED ONLINE ORIENTATION (via Zoom):
Monday, December 5 | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

REQUIRED IN-PERSON LAB SESSIONS (Minnesota State University, Mankato): 
Monday, December 12 | 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday, December 13 | 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday, December 14 | 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thursday, December 15 | 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

NURSING ASSISTANT NNAAP EXAM INFORMATION:  Full course requirements include successful completion of the Nursing Assistant NNAAP exam.

ACCREDITATION:  The Nursing Assistant program is accredited by the Minnesota Department of Health.
 
Bring to Class:

Review the MSU, Mankato Nurse Aide Student Handbook upon registration.  There is pertinent information you will need to know to be successful in your nurse aide journey.

In-Person Location: Room 252, Clinical Sciences Building, 150 S Rd, Mankato, MN 56001

Parking: Park in the Free Lot (Lot 23).  To avoid ticketing by Campus Security, you must park in Lot 23.  DO NOT park in the business section of University Square, you will be towed.

What to wear:  
  • Clothes that are clean and comfortable
  • A watch with a second hand
Attendance is mandatory for all online and in-person class hours.

Need assistance registering for the course?  Click on the help guide for detailed instructions: rSchoolToday Registration Help Guide

Need assistance activating your StarID and accessing Continuing Education and Customized Training (CE/CT) D2L?  Click on the instruction guide for detailed instructions:  StarID, CE/CT D2L Instruction Guide

 
Day(s):
Varied Schedule
Time:
8:00 AM
Sessions:
5
Cost:
$0.00
Registration Cutoff Date:
11/30/2022
Dates & Times:
12/5/2022   9:00AM - 11:00AM Online
12/12/2022   8:00AM - 4:30PM Clinical Sciences Building - Maverick Family Nursing Simulation Center
12/13/2022   8:00AM - 4:30PM Clinical Sciences Building - Maverick Family Nursing Simulation Center
12/14/2022   8:00AM - 4:30PM Clinical Sciences Building - Maverick Family Nursing Simulation Center
12/15/2022   8:00AM - 4:30PM Clinical Sciences Building - Maverick Family Nursing Simulation Center