North River Academy
This program teaches English language learners how to become New York State certified nursing assistants. Students in this class learn all of the skills to become a nursing assistant and have the opportunity to improve their English at the same time. This course is taught by an ESL teacher and a nursing instructor who work together to ensure students understand the material. This program is funded by a grant and students are responsible for the cost for their textbook, uniform, and exam fee.
- Students must have a Social Security number.
- Students must be non-native English speakers.
- Students must be over the age of 21.
- No high school diploma required!
Please contact Laura at (845) 483-3640 x6122 if you are interested in learning more.