State Requirements

State Requirements

State-by-State Training Program Requirements for Nursing Assistants

Below you will find our curated list of resources for starting a CNA training program on a state by state basis. This includes essential links to resources for establishing a business in your state as well as links specific to your state's CNA training program requirements. After reviewing your state's resources, if you would like more assistance check our Complete Project Management solution.

Connecticut

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Connecticut Department of Health & Connecticut Office of Higher Education
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Georgia

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Georgia Department of Community Health
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Hawaii

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Community Ties of America
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Indiana

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Iowa

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Department of Iowa Inspections and Appeals
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Idaho

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Approving Body: Idaho State Board of Education
Secretary of State Website

Start a CNA Mini-Course

Maine

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Minnesota

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Minnesota Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Mississippi

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: Not online Email antanikah.robbins@msdh.ms.gov for more info.
Approving Body: Mississippi State of Health Department and Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Missouri

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Department of Health and Senior Services and Department of Higher Education
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

New Mexico

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Approving Body: New Mexico Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

New Hampshire

Nurses Aide Training Program Application
State Application: New Hampshire Board of Nursing
Additional Approving Body: New Hampshire Higher Education Commission
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Nebraska

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services & Nebraska Department of Education
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

New York

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Oklahoma

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Oklahoma State Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Oregon

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Additional Approving Body: Oregon State Board of Nursing
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Utah

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: You Must Request Access
Approving Body: Utah Nurse Aide Registry 
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Vermont

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application: N/A
Approving Body: N/A
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Virginia

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Department of Health Professions
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course
*Online course offering option

Washington

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Washington State Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Washington DC

West Virginia

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Office of Health Facility Licensure and Certification
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Wisconsin

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Wisconsin Department of Health Services
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

Wyoming

Nurses Aide Training Program State Application
Approving Body: Wyoming Department of Health
Secretary of State Website
Start a CNA School Mini-Course

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