Katie Fazio
Healthcare Continuing Education
Training Manager
Office: U-2002N
Phone: (815) 280-2463 
Email: mfazio@jjc.edu

Chris Chierigatti
Clerk, Health Care Continuing Education
Phone: (815) 280-2336
Office: U-2002N
E-mail: cchierig@jjc.edu

Certified Nursing Assistant Training Requirements 

Nursing assistants speaking with a doctor 


Basic Nurse Assistant Program

Required course (7.5 credit hours): NA 101

Beginning with Spring 2014 registration, all students interested in registering for NA 101 (Certified Nurse Assistant) must either view the online orientation and quiz (see PDF below) or attend an in-person session prior to registering. A schedule of orientation sessions can be found on the Allied Health home page.

If seeking a Certificate of Completion - NU400


  • NA 101 - Certified Nurse Assistant Training 
  • BIO 100 - Medical Terminology
  • OFS 101 - Fundamentals of Document Formatting

For NA 101, students must have a current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR card prior to clinical experience. JJC offers "CPR 120: CPR for Healthcare Providers" which meets the requirement.

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