MSC Southeast

Nursing Assistant/Registered Training

Nursing Assistant(3-Credit College Course)

In Nursing Assistant/Registered Training, you will develop the skills, attitudes, and knowledge that are essential in providing care in long-term care facilities. To work as a nursing assistant, you must complete the nursing assistant training course and then pass a test to be placed on the National Registry. 

Nursing Assistant/Registered is a 3-credit college class, with approximately 60 hours of class time and 20 hour in a supervised clinical setting for a total of 80 hours. 

Minnesota State College Southeast offers Nursing Assistant/Registered classes each month. During June, July and August the course is offered several times.  

  • Daytime classes run for two weeks, Mon-Fri, from 8 am to 4:30 pm.  
  • Evening classes run for three weeks, Mon-Fri, from 4 to 9:30 pm.  

You will be asked to complete several forms at your first class, so please bring:

  • Recent Mantoux test result (no more than 90 days old)
  • Social Security Number
  • Driver's License Number

Cost: $578.29: The cost of the course covers tuition, college fees, background study, manual, and supplies. It is a 3-credit college course. (The cost does not cover taking the Nursing Assistant Registry test.)

How to Register for Nursing Assistant/Registered Training

This class is a for-credit college course, so you will need sign up through our website as a college student. However, you do not need to apply for admission. Find a Nursing Assistant Training course in:

When you get to the Course Search page, select "HLTH" as the subject and click on "Find Courses" to locate the course that works best for you.

Download a list (PDF) of Frequently Asked Questions about how to register for Nursing Assistant/Registered Training.

More information about Nursing Assistant/Registered Testing

 

PRACTICAL NURSING AND ASSOCIATE DEGREE NURSING STUDENTS:

Nursing Assistant/Registered status is a pre-requisite for entry into the MSC Southeast nursing program. Students enrolling in nursing programs at MSC Southeast must have taken a 75-hour nursing assistant/registered class and have current registry status. Nursing Assistant/Registered Training and passing the Nursing Assistant/Registered Test meet this pre-requisite.

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