DC 37 Education Fund Classes
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
This 4-5 month program is offered in conjunction with Hostos Community College, of the City University of New York (CUNY) as well as the Consortium for Worker Education in lower Manhattan. The program will prepare students to take and pass the New York State Certified Nurse Aide exam and work as a CNA under the supervision of a RN, LPN, Physician Assistant or Medical Doctor, providing assistance to patients with daily living tasks.
Applicants must have a High School Diploma or GED and pass a reading comprehension placement exam before acceptance into the program.
The Allied Health programs below are open to all eligible DC 37 members who meet the following criteria: you are part of local 420, 436, 768, 2507, 3621 OR you work for Department of Health, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, or Health and Hospitals Corporation. For current information, please call (212) 815-1700.
Please click on the schedule of your choice to register.
Fall 2017 Course Schedule:
Certified Nursing Assistant (Medgar Evers College, Brooklyn.) Apply now. Waiting list only.
Certified Nursing Assistant (Hostos Community College, Bronx.) Apply now. Waiting list only.