and Tuesdays 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Thursdays and Fridays from 6:45 a.m. to 1
p.m. The class is a total of 80 hours (40 hours class time and 40 hours clinical).
Cost: $500, with
a $20 application-processing fee.
Certified copy of birth certificate
Two passport-sized photos (2” x 2”)
Physical exam certification from a licensed
physician indicating the absence of communicable diseases and the physical
ability to perform necessary activities required of the student nursing aide
Must be at least 18 years of age
Official high school transcript or GED report
Applications will be accepted from Oct. 1 through Oct. 31 for the class
beginning in January 6, 2014. The
application can be returned to: Lafayette General Human Resources, 201 Audubon
Street, Suite 100, Lafayette, LA 70503.
In order to qualify for graduation, a student must maintain
a 77% grade average in all courses and a passing score in the clinical area.
Download an application
Download a CNA brochure
The Nursing Aide
Program of Lafayette General Medical Center’s School of Health Sciences is
licensed and approved by the State of Louisiana Board of Regents Proprietary
School Division and the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals.