State Tested Nursing Assistants

STNAs are valuable healthcare workers assisting RNs, LPNs, and medical staff in basic patient care. STNAs can work in nearly every healthcare setting, including:
  • Assisted Living Communities
  • Hospitals and Medical Centers
  • Home Health and Hospice Care
  • Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Rehabilitation Centers
  • Doctors’ Offices
  • Clinics 

 STNAs are often the principal caregivers of patients and enjoy a rewarding career of helping others.

Get Certified

Sessions Begin April 2020

  • New sessions are available each month in 2020
  • The 80-hour course can be completed in about 4 weeks
  • This valuable credential can be used as a life-long career or as a pathway to additional certifications and degrees like Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registed Nurse (RN).

Training at UVCC Includes:

  • One pair of scrubs
  • One-time payment of state test fee
  • Hands-on training from experienced professionals
  • Assistance from career placement specialists
  • Access to opportunities with local healthcare networks  

Call 937.778.1980 or click the link above to email Melissa Presser, Nursing Program Director.

EMPLOYERS - Customized Training

STNA classes are available to employers as a customized training option.

For information, contact Melissa Presser, Nursing Program Director
P: 937.778.1980
Health Science Center 
8811 Career Drive
Piqua, Ohio 45356 

Career Outlook

Job Security
The demand for STNAs is expected to grow by 9% in the next 10 years. * 

Competitive Wages
STNAs earn an average hourly wage of $14.22*

There are many job opportunities and varying shift options in this field

Career advancement is available through a variety of medical pathways  

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