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Nursing Assistant

at Rainy River Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 4
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide, is a four-credit certificate that will give you the basic nursing skills and theory needed for employment in a variety of health care settings such as a Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registered (NAR) and Home Health Aide (HHA). If you are considering nursing as a career, you may use this course to explore the nursing field.


Program Locations

  • Rainy River Community College 56649

Labor Market Information

  • Orderlies

  • Median wage: $14.74/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Personal Care Aides

  • Median wage: $11.08/hour-Well below the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Nursing Assistants

  • Median wage: $13.26/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Home Health Aides

  • Median wage: $11.58/hour-Well below the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Rainy River Community College
Rainy River Community College
1501 Highway 71 International Falls, MN 56649 Toll-Free: (800) 456-3996 Local: (218) 285-7722 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: admissions@rainyriver.edu