Nursing assistants are certified by the Maryland Board of Nursing.
They work in a variety of settings and attend to the most basic
needs of clients under the supervision of a nurse.
Course Hours of Study Availability Approx. cost
HTH 6170 Nursing Assistant Fundamentals 90 Evenings/Weekends $480
HTH 6190 Nursing Assistant: Practicum 45 Evenings/Weekends $205
TOTAL 135 $685
NOTE: This program is also offered for credit under the following course number:
HTH 1825 Nursing Assistant
Perform admission, transfer, and discharge Participate in staff development activity.
Provide a safe and clean environment for
Provide direct assistance to the client with all clients.
activities of daily living.
Support and observe clients’ rights.
Attend to special nursing care.
Provide food service.
Certified Nursing Assistant — Registered with
the Maryland Board of Nursing
Geriatric Nursing Assistant — Tested by Earn a CSM Continuing Education
Promissor and registered with the Maryland Board Certificate upon completion of this
of Nursing program. See our Web site at
www.csmd.edu for details.
$8.00 to $11.08 $15,600 to $23,000
Job Opportunities Contact Kay Zalesney
Employment for certified nursing assistants and email@example.com
geriatric nursing assistants is available in long-
term care facilities, assisted living facilities, and