Iowa Specialty Hospital will be offering Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) training through Wright Health Partners Health Careers Academy. Classes will be held in Belmond on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 4:30 – 10:00pm, from October 4th through December 13th. Any community member, aged 16 or older, is eligible to participate in the class.
Scholarships may be available to those community members that apply and meet certain criteria. Scholarship eligibility requires being a community member over the age of 16, residing in one of the network counties (Wright, Hancock, Cerro Gordo, Franklin, Humboldt, Webster or Hamilton), and signing a letter of commitment to remain in a rural area once your coursework is complete. Scholarship applications must be returned to Abby Young by September 10th.
This Career Academy is being made possible through grant funds and collaboration with the Wright Health Partners Network (Iowa Specialty Hospital, North Iowa Area Community College, Belmond-Klemme Community School District, ABCM Corporation, Orthopedic Specialists, and Gabrielson Clinic).
This program will provide rural pathway that includes hands on training in a rural environment, discussion on how the network supports our rural communities, and assistance with job search, applications, and interviewing techniques.
For further details, registration, or scholarship applications, contact Abby Young, Education Coordinator, at 641-444-5549.