CNA students honored

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By The Staff

Central Florida Community College recognized 11 students that completed the Certified Nursing Assistant program at the Levy Center.

The CNA program prepares students to work in the health care field as nursing assistants and to take and pass the Florida Certified Nursing Assistant exam. It consists of 80 hours of classroom and lab training as well as 40 hours of clinical experience in a local health care facility. Classes are held at the Levy Center, 114 Rodgers Blvd. in Chiefland, with clinical experience taking place at Ayres Health and Rehabilitation Center in Trenton.

A high school diploma or GED is not required.

Receiving Certificates of Completion were Carmella L. Bowen, Tiffany N. Carter, Kimberly Culpepper, Jennifer Edmonds, Crystal L. Fischer, Marlene Jenkins, Sascha Matthews, Suzanne Philmon, Natalie J. Sherrill, Kimberly Stinson and Kelandra Williams. Receiving special recognition for perfect attendance was Kimberly Stinson.

In addition to the CNA course, the Levy Center offers a variety of other courses including college credit, adult education (GED), noncredit continuing education, and adult high school. Several courses are offered online. For additional information, visit the Levy Center, call 352-493-9533, or go to www.GoCFCC.com.