Home to nearly 700,000 residents, Washington D.C. is home to some of the nation’s leading hospitals and medical care centers. With the growing need for nursing aids, a career path as a Certified Nursing Assistant provides a rewarding job with plenty of opportunities for growth.
The CNA Exam
In order to become a certified and licensed CNA, you must take and pass the CNA exam. This test covers subjects covered in your program materials. It is always a good idea to practice and prepare for your upcoming test – our website contains many sample questions and tests that you can take free of charge:
Washington DC Nurse Aide Registry
Follow the link for contact information for the Washington DC Nursing Aide Registry. The following link will allow you to do a lookup on individual state records and license status for a CNA – Washington DC Nurse Aide Registry Search.
How Much Does a CNA get Paid in the District of Columbia?
CNAs in Washington D.C. make an average of $17.78 per hour and an average of $36,980 per year.
Free CNA Classes in Washington D.C.
The locations listed below offer free CNA classes in Washington D.C.
|CNA Free Class Locations||City||Phone|
|Caroll Manor Nursing & Rehab||Washington, DC 20017||(202) 854-7100|
|Stoddard Baptist Global Care||Washington, DC 20018||(202) 541-6200|
|Stoddard Baptist Nursing Home||Washington, DC 20010||(202) 328-7400|
|Unique Residential Care Center||Washington, DC 20001||(202) 535-1100|
|Renaissance Sibley Memorial Hospital||Washington, DC 20016||(202) 537-4000|
|Ingleside Presbyterian Retirement Home||Washington, DC 20015||(202) 363-8310|
Additional CNA Classes In Washington DC
If the program options listed above aren’t located near you or don’t work for your schedule there are also a number of tuition-based CNA classes available in Washington, D.C. The listings below provide a number of paid program options, contact them directly for details.
|The Training Institute||Washington, DC 20001||(202) 797-9099|
|VMT Education Center||Washington, DC 20001||(202) 282-3004|
|Home Care Partners||Washington, DC 20005||(202) 638-2382|
|University of the District of Columbia||Washington, DC 20008||(202) 274-5050|
|Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School||Washington, DC 20009||(202) 797-4700|