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Do you like to
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CNA Training Programs

Would you want to take care of a loved one – perhaps a child, a grandchild, or a sibling – at home? Are you 16 years or older and would like to have a profession that pays well? If you answered yes to either of these questions, consider becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) with NTSOC’s State Nursing Board’s approved program. Place your future in trusted hands.

Both the Colorado Springs and Pueblo campuses are currently hosting online theory classes and labs / clinicals in-person


8 Week Hybrid Online/On Campus CNA Program starts September 1


To register for classes click here.

Highlights of our program include:

  • Theory: Online theory classes covering all pertinent material (25 videos, 3 tests)
  • Lab: Labs covering 22 skills in 32 hours; Highly interactive, with students completing a lab demonstration test
  • Clinicals: 24 hours of supervised clinical experience in a long-term care facility
  • Tuition: Payment arrangement available
  • One NTSOC branded scrub shirt
  • Course to be completed in 8 weeks

  • State skills testing at Pueblo facility;  State written testing at numerous Colorado Springs locations

  • Diploma showing completion of course, a voucher for $0 State exam, CPR card, and a graduation pin

  • Accepting students age 16+

CNA Skills Lab

Our CNA program has a well–equipped CNA skills lab that provides a positive learning environment for CNA students to train (on mannequins as well as classmates) before caring for actual patients. The lab is registered as a local and regional CNA testing center for the Colorado State Board of Nursing, which allows our CNA training program graduates to test in the facility in which they trained.

CNA Class Tuition

Tuition is $950 per student and includes all CNA instruction in the classroom and/or online, lab, clinical site, BLS/CPR training and certification, background check, Certified Nurse Aide textbook and workbook, and State Exam.

The CNA Training program utilizes the following agencies to assist CNA students with tuition (based on each student’s eligibility requirements):

You may be eligible for tuition reimbursement. Ask about eligibility requirements!

The CNA training center is approved by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

CNA Partners

NTSOC partners with top CNA recruiters to help jumpstart your professional career.

Our CNA instructors are experienced nurses and educators who are dedicated to providing high-quality instruction and investing in the success of each student. Their knowledge, compassion, and encouragement have not only helped students obtain their CNA certification but create a highly sought after CNA professional.

If you have any questions about the program, please contact our CNA Program Supervisor at 719-574-5562, extension 258.