• Student takes blood pressure reading
Nurse Aide is one of the fastest growing careers in Wayne County. Our program includes classroom, lab and clinical experience geared toward providing you with the knowledge and skills necessary to be a State-Tested Nurse Aide (STNA),
  • Deliver basic patient care in various healthcare settings
  • Use Ohio Department of Health curriculum to prepare for the written and skills test to become a State Tested Nurse Aide (STNA)
  • Practice ethical standards, confidentiality, business etiquette, and professionalism when interacting with patients, clients, coworkers, and management






  • State Tested Nurse Aid (Ohio Department of Health)
  • ACT National Career Readiness Credential

Entrance Requirements

  • Minimum 16 years of age
  • Sign a criminal background statement
  • Negative two-step Mantoux (TB) test, with a one-step update every year thereafter 
  • Pass pre-entrance WorkKeys assessment test covering Math, Reading, & Locating Information
Career Opportunities: 
  • Prepared for immediate employment with STNA certification
  • Solid foundation for further education as a healthcare professional
  • Information about duties, potential employment, and projected earnings for a Nurse Aide can be found at the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics website
Additional Information: 

To register: call 330-669-7070 (Online registration not available because of pre-entrance requirements)

  • Next start date: Fall 2024
  • Tuition: $695 including workbook
  • Cost of State Nurse Aide test included
  • Evening classes meet: Monday - Thursday 3:30 - 9:30 pm
  • 80 hours
  • Upon successful completion, you will be eligible to take the State Nurse Aide test (cost of test included in tuition)
  • Nurse Aide Student Handbook