CNA - Return to Practice

The licensing exam fee is paid directly by students who must schedule the exam on their own with the testing agency.

Nursing Assistant

Prepare to be a nursing assistant who provides quality care in settings such as nursing homes and hospitals. Develop basic nursing skills through lectures, laboratory practice, and clinical experience. 100 hours of classroom work is followed by a required 50 hours of clinical experience. Upon successful completion, students must take a State Certification Exam. Excellent attendance is required and a payment plan is available.

HHA for Dutchess BOCES CNA Students

Enroll today and earn your HHA certification. 4 days (4 hr classroom) – 2 days (5 hours clinical)

North River Academy – Workforce Training

Are you ready to begin something new? Are you ready to change your life?  Improve your English while you train as a nursing assistant, and learn about U.S. Citizenshp!

Funding provided through the Federal Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA), Title II, oversight by New York State Department of Labor, up to 40 students will be enrolled in our North River Academy.