Find Local or Online
Nursing Programs

Select a program:

Select your state:


Follow NurseGroups on Pinterest

Idaho CNA Certification (ID)

View the complete Idaho CNA Program list.

Idaho CNA Certification Requirements

To get your CNA certificate in Idaho, you first need to complete the required course work and/ or training program. You will need to pass the Certified Nursing Assistant Exam. Applicants must then submit fingerprint cards. Licenses/certificates and will not be issued without the results of a state and federal background check coming back in good standing.

As prescribed by federal law, the typical Idaho CNA certificate program lasts approximately 8 to 13 weeks to gain 75 accredited hours of CNA course work and 100 hours of clinical rotation. Individual schools often have special requirements to begin training. After passing the Certified Nurse Assistant exam, you must be placed on the Idaho Nurse Aide Registry.

Required Hours for Idaho CNA Certification

In Idaho, you are required to complete a minimum of 75 hours of CNA course work and 100 hours of clinical rotation before challenging the state CNA licensing exam. The nurse aide classes typically last 2-6 months. Individual schools often have special requirements to begin the training program.

Idaho CNA Certification Prerequisites

In Idaho, CNA prerequisites include photo ID, two photos (passport size),a current background check, and two fingerprint cards. A negative TB test within the past 6 months and proof of immunizations will be required. You will also be required to show a high school diploma or GED.

Idaho CNA Licensing Resources

 

Featured Schools Accepting Students in Idaho


Attend Courses
Online
Allied Health Institute is a post-secondary vocational school offering a variety of Diploma and Associate Degree programs in the field of Allied Health. By utilizing online learning, students have the flexibility to continue their education from the convenience of their own home. Our virtual classrooms will enable students to attend classes and communicate with instructors and classmates. Students can complete some programs without leaving their current employment or sacrificing family time.

Attend Courses
Online
For over 35 years, Keiser University has provided student-centered, quality career education.

Nearby Campuses:
Nampa, ID
Prepare for an exciting new career at the Milan Institute.

Nearby Campuses:
Boise, ID
Spokane, WA

Ready for a rewarding career in healthcare? Carrington College™ can help.


Nearby Campuses:
Boise, ID

Discover the power of ONE COURSE A MONTH® to fit education into your busy life.


Attend Courses
Online
Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the same curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same degree, quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

Nearby Campuses:
Layton, UT
Meridian, ID

At Broadveiw University, we prepare students for exciting careers in high-value fields.


Attend Courses
Online
At University of Phoenix, we believe everyone deserves access to higher education.

Programs Offered

Attend Courses
Online

Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) offers industry-relevant knowledge and training for in demand careers in healthcare.


Attend Courses
Online
Earn your degree or diploma on your schedule and succeed at Ashworth College.