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Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Course Offered

Date: 09/24/2021

Looking to start a healthcare career? MSAD 53 Adult and Community Education in partnership with Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital is pleased to offer a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) training course starting January 17, 2022.

The eight-week training classes begin on January 17, 2022 and run Monday - Thursday from 7 am to 3 pm. The classes will be held at Sebasticook Valley Hospital in Pittsfield and will offer classroom, clinical, and lab experience. The cost is $300. Deadline to apply is November 22. All students must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the start of the class. 

Becoming a CNA is a great start to a rewarding career that offers competitive pay, the ability to help others, and the ability to work in a hospital setting or many other settings, including nursing homes, residential care facilities, assisted living facilities, Home Health Aid agencies, and clinics.

For the training course Application, please contact Carol Anthony at MSAD 53 Adult and Community Education at 207-487-5107 or

For more details about the CNA course and what’s involved, contact Tracy Wing, RN, clinical educator at Sebasticook Valley Hospital at 207.487.4065.