Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program

Class Description:

MGA Academy’s certified nursing assistant program is an accelerated course that focuses on providing a comprehensive education in accordance with state guidelines. Intimate hands-on training helps to prepare students for state certification and future employment. Curriculum provides includes classroom and laboratory instruction in covering basic nursing skills, personal care skills, psychological and mental health needs, care of the cognitively impaired, basic restorative services and promotion of client rights. All students receive simulation training in a state-of-the-art lab as well as first hand training in a State approved clinical facility. MGA Academy offers both day and evening classes to accommodate student’s schedules. Our program consists of three weeks of classroom, lecture and skills training and one week of clinical rotations. Class tuition includes American Heart Association BLS CPR certification along with state testing fees. MGA Academy students have access during specified times to practice outside of classroom hours.

Class Details (Colorado Springs):

All day classes run Monday through Thursday from 9:00am to 2:15pm with the exception of the last day of class. Last day of class is from 9:00am to 1:00pm.

All evening classes run 5:45pm to 10:00pm Monday through Friday.

Day clinical hours are 7:00am to 2:00pm 1st and 2nd day 7:00am to 1:00pm on 3rd day.

Evening clinical hours are 5:00pm to 10:00pm.

New Denver Online Class Details :

Online class is during the first two weeks of class and is accessible by computer, tablet or phone. Starting in March we will be offering 2 day classes and 2 evening classes per month.

Day lab training classes run Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 2:15pm during the 3rd week of the class, and Monday & Tuesday of the fourth week of class.

Day clinical hours are 7:00 am to 2:00 pm on the last week of class Wednesday - Friday

Evening lab training classes run Monday through Friday from 5:00pm to 10:00pm during the third week of class, and Monday & Tuesday of the 4th week of class.

Evening clinical hours are 3:00pm to 10:00pm on the 4th week of class (Wednesday - Friday)

Upcoming Classes:

Colorado Springs

Denver

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Locations

MGA Academy - Colorado Springs
1355 Garden of the Gods Road, #150
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
Phone: 1 (719) 418-7813
MGA Academy - Denver
4100 East Mississippi Ave, #1200
Denver, CO 80246
Phone: 1 (303) 749-0128

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Resources for CNA & CPR Students

TB Test Locations

  • Any Lab Test Now
  • Health Department
  • The Little Clinic (King Soopers)
  • Primary Care Physician

Flu Shot Locations

  • Walgreens Pharmacy
  • The Little Clinic (King Soopers)
  • Safeway Pharmacy
  • Health Department
  • Primary Care Physician

Scrubs & Uniforms

  • Goodwill
  • ARC
  • Wal-Mart
  • Target
  • Burlington Coat Factory

Day & Evening Classes Available