Certified Nurse Aide

Arnot Health and Chemung County Nursing Facility have teamed up with SUNY Corning Community College to provide Certified Nurse Aides (CNA) and Patient Care Partner training for newly hired employees.

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This course prepares the student to work in a healthcare facility as a nursing assistant or care partner. Instruction and practice of basic patient care skills required for Nursing Assistants is provided.

Students learn to meet the physical, psychosocial, spiritual and cultural needs of residents/patients.

Skills practiced include patient assistance with personal care, transfers, ambulation, positioning, communication techniques, measuring vital signs and intake and output. The student will practice supervised patient care in a clinical setting prior to completion of the program.

The student must successfully complete all objectives of the course including exams, laboratory skills performance and the clinical experience to be eligible for course completion.

For those participating in the CNA course only,  they are eligible to take the NYS Nurse Aide competency exam to obtain certification.

New Partnership means FREE training for you!

Tuition for this program is covered by the employer and employees are paid their hourly salary while attending training.  

Patient Care Partners and Certified Nurse Aides are an essential part of the healthcare continuum. The partnership between Corning Community College, Arnot Health and Chemung County Nursing Facility will train people in this important role and start their healthcare careers on the right foot.

If you are interested in participating in this training please apply through the organization you wish to work for. See instructions below.


Arnot Health Employment

Those interested in this opportunity should search for the Environmental Aide - CNA Trainee position on the Careers & Education section of Arnothealth.org.

Arnot Health Employment

Meghan Stoel, HR Business Partner


Apply Here


Chemung County Nursing Facility

Chemung County Nursing Facility 

Those interested in this opportunity should search for positions under Nursing Facility on ChemungCountyNY.gov 

Domonique Nichols, HR Recruiter


Apply Here


To create your own partnership with CCC

If your organization is interested in developing a similar partnership with CCC, please contact Amber Cloke, Program Coordinator, at acloke1@corning-cc.edu or 607-963-5541