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
Instructor Led – C N A Course

Course Dates
Classroom & Skills Lab: January 10, 11 & 13, 17, 18 & 20, 24, 25 & 27 & 31, February, 1 & 3, 2022
3:30PM – 8:30PM

Supervised Practical Training: February 7, 8 & 10, 2021
3:30AM—9:00PM

Course Cost
$800.00

Course Title
Blended Learning – C N A Course

Course Start Date
Orientation: February 11, by appointment

Skills Lab: March 7 – 9, 2022
8:00AM – 4:30PM

Supervised Practical Training: March 10 – 11, 2022
6:30AM – 3:00PM

Course Cost
$800.00

Course Title
Instructor Led – C N A Course

Course Dates
Classroom & Skills Lab: February 14-18, 21-25, 2022
8:00AM – 2:00PM

Supervised Practical Training: February 28 and March 1, 2022
6:30AM – 3:00PM

Course Cost
$800.00

Course Title
Instructor Led – C N A Course

Course Dates
Classroom & Skills Lab: March 14, 15, 17, 21, 22, 24, 28, 29, 31, April 4, 5, 7, 2022
3:30PM – 8:30PM

Supervised Practical Training: April 11, 12, 14, 2022
3:30PM – 9:00PM

Course Cost
$800.00

Course Title
Blended Learning – C N A Course

Course Dates
Orientation: April 1, by appointment

Skills Lab: April 25 – 28, 2022
8:00AM – 2:00PM

Supervised Practical Training: May 2 – 4, 2022
6:30AM – 1:00PM

Course Cost
$800.00

Course Title
Instructor Led – C N A Course – ACCELERATED

Course Dates
Classroom & Skills Lab: May 9-13, 16-18, 2022
8:00AM – 4:00PM

Supervised Practical Training: May 19-20, 2022
6:30AM – 3:00PM

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
Call to discuss options

Course Title
Basic Life Support/Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Course

Course Date

Monday, January 10th
New Certification 9am-1pm

Tuesday, January 11th
Renewal 10am-12pm

Monday, Feb 7th
New Certification 9am-1pm

Tuesday, Feb 8th
Renewal 10am-12pm

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.

We are Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Certified.

Instructors: Dawn Selleck, RN ~ Jenna Barkeim, RN ~ Olivia Kendall, RN ~ Kathy Jarvinen, RN, BSN
Training Center Coordinator: Kimberly Nahrgang, RN
Where: Training Center located in the old Winona Knitting Mills Bldg.:
WKM
E. 2nd Street, Suite 328
Winona, MN 55987

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

CNA information for Minnesota