Course Overview​

The course requires 160 training hours to complete.


  • Literate (written and reading) in the English language 
  • 16 years of age 
  • Photo ID & Social Security Card 
  • Physical examination with a tuberculosis (TB) test result and/or chest X-ray 

The following can be acquired through us :

  • Live Scan Fingerprint 
  • Copy of Active BLS- CPR certification approved by American Heart Association (AHA) 

Material Required for the Program:

Nursing Assistant textbook:

Alvare, S., Fusy, J. & Rymer, S. (2013). Hartman’s Nursing Assistant Care: Long Term Care and Home Health. 2nd Edition. Albuquerque, New Mexico. Hartman Publishing Inc. (ISBN: 

Nursing Assistant Workbook: 
Hartman Publishing Inc. (2013). Workbook: Hartman’s Nursing Assistant Care Long Term Care and Home Care (2nd Ed.). Albuquerque, New Mexico: Hartman Publishing, Inc. (ISBN:

  • Gait belt
  • *1 of school uniform (top and pants)*
  • Stethoscope and blood pressure cuff with pouch
  • *Name badge *

Materials required for the program may be purchase at your own discretion. However, for convenience, we offer all of these materials for purchased. Ask your academic officer for more details. (* Note: must be purchased at Vena Health Education Institute for uniformity).


* For additional questions, visit our Frequently Asked Question. For more detailed questions, don't hesitate to talk to our Academic Officers. We would love to help answer your questions. We offer a flexible and adaptable payment plans. Let us know what we can do to help you achieve your educational needs.

Course Schedule: 
Monday thru Friday
08:00 AM to 04:30 PM Theory
06:30 AM to 2:30 PM Clinical 

Ask  us  about our Weeknight and Weekend courses!