Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Training Program

Interested in a rewarding career in Healthcare? Are you ready to be a part of Fort Worth's most distinguished long-term care organization? Are you interested in being a dementia care expert? Are you ready to work and learn at James L. West?

If you answered YES to the questions we welcome your application to the James L. West Center’s Dementia Enhanced CNA Training Program. Selected class participants will be hired as full—time employees who will join our team with the first priority of completing the state of Texas CNA curriculum.

Upon successful completion of the CNA training program participating team members will receive an invitation to begin their career at James L. West as a Certified Nurse Assistant ( CNA*). *When testing resumes in the state of TX you have 30 days to become certified.

CNA Training Course is Monday–Friday I 7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. I August 3–21

Benefits of being a part of the James L. West Care Team:

  • Ongoing education about dementia care
  • Staff recognition and team building
  • Faith-inspired work environment
  • Rewarding career
Curriculum Includes: Eligibility Requirements:
  • Introduction to long-term care
  • Basic Nurse Assistant Skills
  • Personal care Skills
  • Clinical practice onsite at James L. West
  • Life and career skills
  • Expanded dementia education
  • Must be 18 yrs. of age or older
  • Comply with a no moonlighting policy
  • Pass criminal background check
  • Two forms of identification
  • Able to work in the U.S.
  • Pass the Center’s drug screening process
  • Meet Center's uniform requirements: gray scrubs, short nails, no jewelry, etc.

Apply Today!

Applications must be submitted by July 26.

Click here for CNA Student application.

Interviews will be scheduled for July 28, 29, 30. First day is August 3 at 7 a.m.

The West Center's CNA program is approved as an exempt career school by the Texas Workforce Commission – Career Schools and Colleges and the Texas Health and Human Services Commission.
The James L. West Center CNA Training Program has been underwritten by the Sid W. Richardson Foundation and Holloway Family Foundation.
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