CNA Instructors

Initial Application

To be certified as a CNA instructor, you must:

  • Hold a permanent RN license in Nevada
  • Have at least three (3) years of nursing experience
  • Have one (1) year in the care of the elderly or chronically ill (you must provide a letter on letterhead from a current or past employer verifying one year of experience in caring for the elderly or chronically ill)
  • Have no disciplinary action, administrative action, or any complaints pending against your nursing license
  • Complete the Board-approved Train the Trainer course at College of Southern Nevada, Great Basin College, or Truckee Meadows Community College
  • Complete the instructor application
  • Submit the application fee of $100