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CNA Training Course - Cole Place

  • Job ID: 210002TJ
  • Status:
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: Variable
  • Shift: Variable
  • Facility: UPMC Cole
  • Department: Skilled Nursing _Rehab
  • Location: 1001 E. Second Street, Coudersport PA 16915
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $0 / hour


We are now accepting applications for our Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training Classes to be held in Wellsboro, PA. Several NA Trainee positions are available at our Cole Place facility.


This is a paid training program. Students will be hired as CNA Trainees while they attend their training.


There will be three (3) weeks of classroom training which will require travel to Wellsboro, PA.  The classroom portion of the training will be held Monday through Fridays during the day.


Upon successful completion of the training – candidates will complete a four (4) week orientation at their hired location. Trainees will move into Certified Nurse Assistant positions after completing the training and successfully passing the CNA assessment.



Educational/Knowledge Requirements for a CNA:

  • High school graduate or equivalent preferred.
  • Successful completion of nursing assistant training program.
  • Knowledge of body mechanics and transfer techniques. 
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing.
  • May in the course of their job duties be in rooms where medications are stored.  No contact with medications is allowed. In the course of duties may be asked to distribute medications to the nurse at the bedside.  Access to medications is limited to the distribution of the medication to the nurse.
  • Basic Life Support
  • Act 14 Criminal Clearance
  • Older Adult Protective Service Act

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