Community Education

Complete your Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification at Benedictine Living Community- Winona Saint Anne Training Center!

Did you know that you can earn your Certified Nursing Assistant training in only 10 days? The minimum age is only 15 years old and the cost for training is reimbursable after 90 days of employment. We also offer new hybrid (on-line and in-person) nursing assistant training.

For additional information about classroom or online training please contact Kim Nahrgang at 507-205-6200, Monday through Friday from 8:00am-4:30pm. Or email at [email protected].

The CMS Vaccine Mandate does apply to CNA students attending supervised practical training at our Skilled Nursing facility. Please contact us to discuss details of vaccine requirements and exemption options.

You may also use the Get in Touch form and we will promptly reply to your request.

Course Title
220 – Instructor Led CNA Course

Classroom and Skills Lab

Jun 13 – 17 & 20 – 24, 9am – 3:30 pm

Supervised Practical Training

June 27 – 29, 6:45 am – 1:15 pm

Course Cost
$800.00

Course Title
301 – Blended Learning CNA Course

Orientation

July 15th by appointment

Skills Lab

August 22 – 25, 12-6:00pm

Supervised Practical Training

August 29 – 31 3pm-9pm

Course Cost
$800.00

Course Title
302 – Instructor Led CNA Course

Classroom and Skills Lab

July 18 – 22, 25 -29, 9 am – 3:30pm

Supervised Practical Training

August 1 – 3, 6:45 am – 1:15 pm

Course Cost
$800.00

Course Title
304 – August Instructor Led CNA Course – ACCELERATED

Classroom and Skills Lab

August 8-12 & 15 – 17, 8am – 4 pm

Supervised Practical Training

August 18 & 19, 6:30 – 3pm

Course Cost
$850.00

Each 8 hr. course will allow for review and practice of the skills included on the MN State Nurse Aide Competency exam. (Completion of this course does not guarantee passage of the MN State Nurse Aide Competency exam.)

Course Date
Friday, July 15, 8 am – 4:30 pm

Course Title
Basic Life Support/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Course

Course Date

Monday, July 11th 2022
New Certification 9am-1pm
Course Cost: $100

Wednesday, July 13th 2022
Recertification 10am-12pm
Course Cost $85

Tuesday, August 23rd 2022
New Certification 9am-1pm
Course Cost: $100

Wednesday, August 24th 2022
Recertification 10am-12pm
Course Cost $85

For more information or to register:
507-494-8066 Benedictine Living Community- Saint Anne
507-494-8029 Benedictine Living Community- Saint Anne Training Center
[email protected]

You may also use the “Get in Touch” form to the left.

Community Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)/ Basic Life Support (BLS) Courses:

Interested in getting CPR/BLS certified? Register today! Please see the course schedule above for dates and times.

Two ways to make payment/register:

  1. 1. In-person: Benedictine Living Community Saint Anne at 1347 West Broadway reception desk, Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:30pm.
  2. 2. Over the Phone: 507-454-3621 register and pay with credit card.

Instructors: Dawn Selleck, RN ~ Jenna Barkeim, RN ~ Olivia Kendall, RN ~ Kathy Jarvinen, RN, BSN
Training Center Coordinator: Kimberly Nahrgang, RN

CNA classes are held at Benedictine Saint Anne Training Center 902 E. 2nd St. Suite 328 Winona, MN 55952

CPR classes are held at Benedictine Living Community 1347 W. Broadway, Winona, MN 55952

Upon completion of this course the participant will qualify to take the state exam for certification as a Nursing Assistant.

CNA information for Minnesota