August 22, 2017

Looking For A New Career? Try CNA Certification Illinois

The Illinois health care and the medical field enjoy progress and opportunities without any bearing on national economic status. If your tired of your current job and want a new career, go for CNA Certification Illinois.

Regulated by the Illinois Department of Health, the Health Care Worker Registry hold the names of CNA’s who have completed training approved for CNA’s and have passed a written and manual skills examination.

Each state differs in training hours and clinical experience. The State of Illinois requires a minimum of seventy-five hours of classroom training and 100 hours of training in a medical facility. Approved courses run eight to thirteen weeks. It is projected that Illinois will have a nursing shortage so investment in time and money into a nursing career will have benefits.

The Red Cross in Illinois is always a good resource for training programs and they often hold them within the agency at a lower cost than a community or private college, training center, teaching hospital. Nursing homes often will sponsor a student for CNA training prior to certification.

CNA Certification Illinois requires prior to taking the certification, a complete background check, a GED or high school diploma, TB test taken within the last six months, and current immunizations. The Illinois Nurse Aide Testing program is responsible for the administration of the written test and performance clinical skills.

Applying yourself to your education and clinical skills training will prepare you well for this new career. You may also engage in practice tests that are available on the website side for Illinois Nurse Aide Testing. Your colleagues in the training program are a good resource to prepare for the CNA Certification Illinois. Study in a group, work on our taskings that CNA’s perform on the job, and keep reviewing our material. You can apply for your testing date and testing facility by application and the examination schedule status will be on line. Prepare well and you will do well.


  1. derick prince says:

    How is the CNA exam given in Illinois?

  2. Illinois colleges that u can apply without a ged?

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