2024 is a great time to start a health care career as a Nurse Assistant!

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Nurse Assistants work in wide variety of settings, including medical offices, nursing homes, visiting nurse and hospice providers, private duty employment by individuals or families, and virtually every department of hospitals.

This patient-care position is licensed  by the Vermont Board of Nursing. In order to qualify, individuals must complete an approved Vermont LNA training program of at least 80 hours, including classroom, lab, and clinical instruction, and also pass a licensing exam.  In order to keep a license, a nurse assistant must work at least 500 hours in a 2-year period under the supervision of a licensed nurse and apply for license renewal.

This can be a career, not just a job!  Click here for statistics on this “Bright Outlook” opportunity to enter the field of health care.  The average LNA wage in Vermont has risen by over $3/hour in the last 2 years!

The Vermont Department of Labor lists over 150 job openings for LNAs in the last 60 days.  See a partial listing of openings HERE

Board of Nursing approved LNA.   More information on Board of Nursing licensure HERE.

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February 27 in Rutland

March 11 in Hyde Park

March 18 in Lyndon

March 19 in White River Junction

March 30 in St Johnsbury 

April 9 in Middlebury

April 15 in Essex Jct.

April 23 in Bennington

May 7 in Brattleboro

Click here for information on many sources of financial aid.  Don’t let tuition cost be a problem!

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