NextStep CNA training is an easy, tuition free way to find a new career path as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). You'll learn new skills that will prove useful throughout your life. A career as a caregiver is a great choice for someone looking for meaning in their job — It's a chance to make a difference in the lives of others.
I want to give back
A CNA brings friendship and kindness to the lives of those in their care. You can improve the quality of life for older people who don't always have family or friends to spend time with them. Many caregivers choose the job to honor grandparents, parents or other older loved ones who have made a difference in their lives.
I’m ready to build valuable skills.
The NextStep CNA program prepares you to be a caregiver, which can be a fulfilling way to earn a living or the start of a career in nursing or health care. The problem-solving and communication skills you'll learn as a CNA can be useful in any role.
I want to work with others to make a difference.
Learn the ropes with a mentor, who will support you through your training and the first 90 days on the job. Many CNAs find that the best part of the job is working with a team to bring comfort to those in their care.
I’m ready to start the right way
The NextStep program lets you learn on your schedule. In as little as six weeks, you'll have the tools and know-how you'll need to begin work as a CNA. And, you'll receive a job offer after graduation! Before you know it, you'll be making money as a caregiver.
I need a job that fits my busy life.
Many aspiring CNAs have busy schedules that may include school, children or more than one job. The NextStep program allows learners to finish training on their own schedule. You can fit in app work around the other demands of your day. After job placement, you often can choose shifts that fit your lifestyle.
If the CNA life sounds like a good fit for you, sign up for NextStep today at nextstep.com/learn/wa to get started on an exciting new path!