Certified Nursing Assistant, V.C.


Certified Nursing Assistant, V.C.

Program Overview

Approval for the Nursing Assistant  Training Program has been rescinded due to the lack of test takers for 2018, in compliance with Rule 64B9-15.005, Florida Administrative Codes   It is anticipated the program will be offered again in the future.

This certificate program is designed to provide you with the education and skill level necessary to qualify for the state Certified Nursing Assistant exam. You may take the two courses for this training (165 clock hours) at the Gulf/Franklin Campus in Port St. Joe.

The Certified Nursing Assistant program is a selective admission, limited enrollment program. Admission to Gulf Coast State College does not imply acceptance into the Certified Nursing Assistant program.

The Gulf/Franklin Campus offers a Hybrid CNA program that begins each January. This hybrid option will take approximately four months to complete. You are expected to attend one class session each week for lecture and hands-on skills.

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Gulf/Franklin Campus

Deborah Brzuska, MSN, RN, CMSRN 
Coordinator of GFC Nursing


Nursing DIVISION Chair

Keri Matheus
(850) 772-6695 

Alyssa Evans
Academic Program Specialist
(850) 769-1551 ext. 3311