Archive for April, 2012

Is Free CNA Training Available in Alabama?

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Free CNA Training With the tough economic times and employment scarce, not everyone can afford to pay for CNA training. If you are looking to start your career or to retrain for a career switch, you may want to consider seeking out free CNA training. A career as a certified nursing assistant is highly rewarding [...]

Best Apps for CNA Training Students and Graduates

Sunday, April 29th, 2012

CNA Training Are you a CNA or a CNA training student who uses an iPhone, iPod, iTouch, or iPad? If so, there are excellent medical and CNA specific apps you should be taking advantage of. By taking advantage of apps, you can literally turn your iPhone into a way to keep track of medical inform, [...]

Recent Job Opportunities for CNA Training Graduates Show Promise!

Saturday, April 28th, 2012

CNA Training You may have heard the rumors that CNA training graduates without at least one solid year of experience as a CNA aren’t employable. While this may be true in certain areas (and we’d love to hear from you if this is a particular problem in your area), it’s certainly not true for every [...]

My CNA Training is Complete. Where Can I Find a Job Without Experience?

Friday, April 27th, 2012

After CNA Training You probably decided to enroll in your CNA training course because you assumed it was a quick way to enter into the medical field, and you’re absolutely right. With CNA training courses that last anywhere from 4 weeks to 6 months, it is the fast track to working in a semi-professional, medical [...]

Two Things to Look for in a Credible CNA Training Program

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

CNA Training Programs CNA training programs are all a little different. Some will be offered at community colleges or adult education centers, while others may be held in private learning centers or vocational facilities. While each one will have it’s own perks (such as job placement, free pre-testing before certification, or even extra online videos [...]

CNA Training – Recession Proof Your Household

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

CNA Training Recently we visited several CNA training courses in the Austin, Texas area. We wanted to get a feel for the reasons current CNA training students were enrolling and what hopes they had for their future careers. On top of that, we also had the opportunity to speak with several CNA training instructors who [...]

After CNA Training – Are Men Paid More?

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

After CNA Training The question is asked in most professions, and for the CNA training graduate, it’s no different. Many individuals looking into CNA training want to know if a man in the same field is going to receive more pay for the position than a woman will. When two people work at the same [...]

CNA Training – The Perfect Career for the Single Mom

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

CNA Training Single mom’s have a lot of challenges and sometimes a regular 9-5 job is not the right option. As a single mom myself, I know the most important thing to me was being home when my children were. You just can’t do that with a regular job. Elementary school generally has children walking [...]

Your Career After CNA Training: Understanding Professional Boundaries and What Can Happen When They Are Crossed

Sunday, April 22nd, 2012

After CNA Training After CNA training, you are going to be working with a variety of residents, some of whom you will grow quite close to. Although it is natural for anyone who has completed CNA training and who works day in and day out with specific individuals to develop long term relationships with those [...]

Tips for Working With Less-Than-Competent CNAs After CNA Training

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

After CNA Training   Working with someone who has completed CNA training, but is less-than-competent on the job is a frustrating reality for many CNAs. You’re never sure if they need help, more training, or just a good swift kick in the pants. Whatever the reason for their incompetence, they can make your life miserable [...]