Red Cross CNA Training
The Red Cross CNA Training classes are provided in all the states through out U.S. As required the CNA training classes in each state are approved by the State Health Board and the training is carried out as required by each state.
The candidates undergoing CNA training at Red Cross are in a position to get CNA certification in an easy going manner and at the same time they are in a position to get information in a professional manner. The Red Cross covers many additional topics like first aid, CPR besides their CNA training.
Red Cross being pioneer in blood donation, disaster relief, and donation of money services, they provide additional information to candidates getting Training at Red Cross training centers. Red Cross is a very prominent organization for it’s ethics and principles and the same are taught at their CNA training as a result of which their training has a unique recognition among employers.
The Red Cross CNA Training course has a nationally recognized curriculum and the good part is that it offers all the stuff at the training, as required by the CNA in it’s state where one wants to work. The duration of Red Cross training number of hour’s participation and requirement of Clinical experience is based on what is required by the state health board and the candidate is not required to attend any extra class to acquire necessary skills.
Pre- Requirements of Red Cross CNA Training:
For completion of Red Cross CNA classes one must attend all the classes for written examination as well as clinical competence test. There is just relaxation of 6 hours in exceptional cases at the discretion of Red Cross, which has to be made up.
One has to keep in mind that CNA training is a hard work, requiring good physical stamina, which needs to be demonstrated, in case a person has some health problem, one needs to get medical examination, and find out, whether one shall be in a position to complete the Red Cross Training or not.
The same is also required to be revealed to a Red Cross worker to confirm if the health problem shall be a limitation in the training or not.
There are certain basic requirements, which one needs to be sure about the fulfillment of the requirements like:
1. One must have achieved 18 years of age.
2. One should not have any criminal conviction like felony.
3. One should be free from communicable diseases and not pregnant during the training period.
4. The candidates are required to be punctual at the classes and all the classes must be attended and final test scoring should be not less than 80%.
The Candidate opting for Red Cross Training must ensure that all the transportation needs required are to be done by the student at his own responsibility coming to the class room and going to Clinical site for clinical experience.
The student is required to put on comfortable clothes in the CNA class as well as clinical experience location so that one is comfortable in doing physical movements required during the training.
The Red Cross CNA training course has great opportunity to learn the practical aspects of the training and one is at the competitive edge for preference by the employers over other certified nursing assistants. The CNA’s with Red Cross training feel encouraged to display the Red Cross Ethics and Principles imbibed by them at the CNA Training and are proud of it.