Nurse Assistant Program


TVCC offers Nursing Assistant courses throughout the year. This is a 155-hour course which includes clinical experience at local healthcare agencies and a CPR class.

Upon successful completion of the 155 hours OSBN approved Nursing Assistant Course, you will receive a Certificate of Completion. This certificate will enable you to take the OSBN state test. When this exam is passed, you will be issued the designation of a "Certified Nurse Assistant".

To enter the Nursing Assistant Course, a student must be at least 16 years old, be in good health and be current on immunizations. Applicant must pass a background check and drug screen urinalysis.

NA Classes Scheduled! 

Check out our upcoming class schedules.
Become a "Certified" Nursing Assistant (CNA) through this program.

Click Here for 2023 Spring Live/Online Class Schedule

Click Here for 2023 Summer Live/Online Class Schedule

Oregon State Board of Nursing has approved changes to the nursing assistant traning division, effective August 1, 2023. In response to this announcement, TVCC is in the process of updating curriculum to meet the needs of the new requirements. Schedules for the 2023-2024 academic year will be posted soon. 

*Background Check and Drug Screen Urinalysis must be completed through American Databank/Complio by opening a personal account through here:

Please contact the Rachel Grace with any questions about the offer and more information via email at or via phone at (541) 881-5940.

Our application packet has important information about the program.
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Accepting applications for Summer Quarter - April 3rd - June 23rd

Click Here for the Application Packet

Nursing Assistant Handbook