If you are looking for a way to get started with a new profession that has endless growth and requires less time to start earning; however you don't have the strong educational background.
With these circumstances, you can start with certified nursing assistant training which takes quite a few weeks and after than it enables you to appear in the exam for the certification.
Once you finish the training and pass the exam, you will be given a certificate, and once you get the certificate you can start working.
There are many certified nursing assistant jobs where you will be getting more than $15 per hour.
There are some great benefits of nursing profession like getting frequent pay raises and promotions with great career advancement as well.
The training duration varies state to state; students normally spend hundred to two hundred hours in one to three month time in colleges.
There are quite a few schools and colleges providing the classes for certified nursing assistant training.
The American Red Cross is also conducting the training classes for the certified nursing assistant under very experienced trainers.
If you are not able to pay the fee or you want to pay less, then you can join the nursing homes as there are many nursing homes and hospitals providing the training classes to the students.
Students take the classes and they also work there with the patients, by visiting the wards they will be helping patients in under supervision of the senior staff.
There are many certified nursing assistant jobs they can apply for or they will be given jobs by the same nursing home as well to work and to pay back the tuition fee.
Student will be giving an exam for the certification once they finish the training.
The exam has two parts one is based on theoretical study and the second part is based on clinical where you will be given some circumstances to deal with in a ward.
The state examiner will be checking and marking you for your performance.
After passing the certification exam you will get the certificate so you can work as Certified Nursing Assistant.
Certified nursing assistant jobs are located in hospitals, nursing homes, medical centers and they can also work individually by visiting patients at their home.