CNA Training Maine
The students who want to pursue CNA training Maine should go through a federally approved CNA program as per OBRA, 1987 and state approval. The Illinois Department of Education approves various CNA programs offered by various schools in Maine. The Illinois Department of Health and Human Resources is responsible for maintaining the nurse aide registry in Maine.
The CNA program in Maine has following highlights:
- Providing age-specific care to the patients.
- Following of infection control principles and practices.
- Study of body mechanics with mobility skills.
- Helping the patients with daily living activities.
- Taking care of patients nutritional needs.
- Monitoring common health problems of patients.
The duration of CNA program is around 150 hours and is inclusive of classroom theory and clinical training. The classroom study makes the students aware of duties and responsibilities of nursing aide. And, the clinical training gives the practical exposure of real life situations in front of nursing assistants.
The training must be under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or a qualified instructor. During classroom instruction, a student is not allowed to interact with the actual patients, but clinical training provides them opportunity to work with these patients, when they practice their classroom learnings.
After completion of the CNA program, the students have to pass the competence examination held by Maine State to get the certified as a nursing aide. On getting the certification, the students can register themselves in the nurse aide registry.
CNA Training Schools in Maine:
SMCC and Cedars Nursing Care – South Portland
2 Fort Road, South Portland, Maine 04106
Penobscot Job Corp Nurse Aide Course – Bangor
354 Hogan Road, Bangor, ME 04401
Helping Hands Trade School – Waterville
P.O. Box 93, Waterville, Maine 04903
Eastern Maine Community College (EMCC) C.N.A. Class – Bangor
354 Hogan Road, Bangor, ME 04401
Washington County Community College (WCCC) – Calais
One College Drive, Calais, Maine 04619
Southern Maine Community College (SMCC) and Falmouth by the Sea – South Portland
2 Fort Road, South Portland, ME 04106
York County Community College (YCCC) CNA Program – Wells
112 College Dr., Wells, Maine 04090
Auburn Adult Education Nurse Aide Training Program
77 Harris Street, Auburn, ME 04210
Augusta Adult and Community Education Nursing Assistant Course
33A Union Street, Augusta, Maine 04330
United Technologies Center (UTC) – Bangor
200 Hogan Road, Bangor, ME 04401
Bangor Adult Education CNA Training Course
885 Broadway, Bangor, Maine 04401
Bath Adult Education Nursing Assistant Program
826 High Street, Bath, ME 04530
Biddeford Adult Education C.N.A. Class
18 Maplewood Avenue, Biddeford, Maine 04005
Boothbay Region Adult and Community Education Nurse Assistant Program – Boothbay Harbor
236 Townsend Ave., Boothbay Hrbr, ME 04538
School Administrative District (SAD) # 61 and 72 Adult Education – Bridgton
15 Skillins Circle, Bridgton, Maine 04009
Region Ten Nurse Aide Program – Brunswick
68 Church Road, Brunswick, ME 04011
Bucksport Adult Education Nurse Aide Training
66 Bridge Street, P.O. Box 1341, Bucksport, Maine 04416
Caribou Adult Education CNA Training Program
75 Bennett Dr., Caribou, ME 04736
Damariscotta (Union #74) Adult Education CNA Course
767 Main Street, Suite 1-A, Damariscotta, Maine 04543
Deer Isle Adult and Community Education
251 North Deer Isle Road, Deer Isle, ME 04627
Dexter Adult Education School Administrative District # 46 Nurse Aide Training Program
12 Abbott Hill Rd., Dexter, Maine 04930
Piscataquis Valley Adult and Community Education CNA Program – Dover-Foxcroft
48 Morton Ave., Dover-Foxcroft, ME 04426
Noble Adult and Community Education CNA Training Course – North Berwick
388 Somersworth Road, North Berwick, ME 03906
Maine School Administrative District # 53 Adult and Community Education – Pittsfield
1677 School St., Pittsfield, Maine 04967
Portland Adult Education Nurse Aide Program
150 Ocean Ave., Portland, ME 04103
Presque Isle Adult Education CNA Program
79 Blake St., Presque Isle, Maine 04769
MCST Adult Education Nurse Aide Training Course – Rockland
1 South Main Street, Rockland, ME 04841
Oxford Hills/Buckfield Adult Education – Paris
256 Main Street S., Paris, Maine 04281
The Adult Learning Center Nurse Aide Training Program – RooScarborough
Scarborough HS, 11 Municipal Dr., RooScarborough, ME 04074
Sanford Community Adult Education Nursing Assistant Program – Springvale
12 King St., Springvale, Maine 04083
Sumner Adult Education Nurse Assistant Program – Sullivan
Sumner Mem HS, 2456 US Highway, Sullivan, ME 04607
School Administrative District # 24 Adult and Community Education – Van Buren
169 Main St., Van Buren, Maine 04785
Waldo City Technology Center Nurse Aide Course
1022 Waterville Rd., Waldo, ME 04915
Massabesic Adult Education Nursing Assistant Course – Waterboro
86 West Rd., Waterboro, Maine 04087
Mid-Maine Regional Adult and Community Education – Waterville
One Brooklyn Ave., Waterville, ME 04901