Stony Brook University Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program in Stony Brook, New York

Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program


Are you interested in becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant?

Our next Certified Nursing Assistant class will begin on

Thursday, September 27, 2018

To be considered for this class, please attend our

Open House

Date: Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Morning Session: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Afternoon Session: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Long Island State Veterans Home, East Pavilion Classroom

100 Patriots Road

Stony Brook, NY 11790

You can arrive anytime during the sessions listed above

Required Qualifications

Must have the physical ability to stand, bend and lift. Must provide high quality and compassionate care to our residents with the highest degree of integrity and respect.

You must bring your resume and a personalized essay describing why you are pursuing this career.

Training Program Details

Duration: 6 weeks (Monday – Friday)

Hours: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Total Fee: $680

Hours: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PMTotal Fee: $680

Course Description

At the Long Island State Veterans Home, our 6 week Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program consists of the following:

4 weeks of didactic instruction

1 week of supervised resident care

8 days of learning lab instruction

During the first 4 weeks, the Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program will cover 7 instructional units. The 7 instructional units are:

Introductory Curriculum

Basic Nursing Skills

Personal Care Skills

Mental Health and Social Service Needs

Care of Cognitively Impaired Residents

Basic Restorative Services

Residents Rights

The above are instructed with the core values for all healthcare employees. The core values that the care and services provided in the facility must demonstrate are:

The dignity and worth of each resident as an individual

Respect for the range of diversity of individuals

Demonstration of a therapeutic relationship

The State-approved NATP requires that each nursing assistant trainee receive a minimum of 100 clock hours of training comprised of at least 70 hours of actual classroom and lab training time plus 30 hours of supervised clinical training time with residents in a nursing home.

Pre-screening will be done to determine eligibility for an on-site interview.

For additional information visit:

Or call our hotline at

(631) 444-8712

Job Field: Nursing

Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook

Official Job Title: Nursing Assistant (Certified)

Department/Hiring Area: Nursing

Long Island State Veterans Home

Schedule: Full-time

Pass Days: Day Shift

Posting Start Date: Jul 17, 2018

Posting End Date: Aug 15, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Salary: N/A

Salary Grade: SG8

Req ID: 1802159