CNA classes in Chicago
P: 773-445-2277  F: 773-445-2278     Our Address: 3219 w. 111th  Chicago, IL 60655
Prerequisites
PREREQUISITES

The following are requirements that are needed in order to attend Chicago’s Pulse.

  • Must be at least 17 years of age

ADMISSON PROCESS

  • Initial Meeting:  Students interested in enrolling in this course will schedule to meet with our Training Coordinator.
  • Enrollment/Registration:  For the successful enrollment and the reservation of a seat in the class, all students without exception, must complete the following prerequisites:
    • Application
    • Enrollment Agreement
    • Financial Obligations
    • Payment: A non-refundable registration fee of $100 is due at time of registration.  Full tuition payment must be received before the first day of class.  Please note that applicants will not be considered enrolled until the enrollment agreement has been signed and deposit made.
  • There will not be any tuition assistance offered by Chicago’s Pulse.
  • All deposits or down payments shall become part of the tuition and/or fees.

TUITION/REGISTRATION FEES
NON-REFUNDABLE REGISTRATION FEE: $100
TUITION (INCLUDING REGISTRATION FEE): $995
TEXTBOOK: $25  (Mosby’s Essentials for Nursing Assistants – 5th Edition)
STATE FEE EXPENSES: $110 (includes Background Check and State Exam Fee)
OTHER ESTIMATE: $25
Other Includes: Stethoscope, scrub top and pants (navy blue), blood pressure cuff, gait belt, and wristwatch with second hand, doctor physical and TB Test
TOTAL ESTIMATED COST FOR CNA PROGRAM / COURSE: $1480

  • The tuition balance of $895 must be paid in full before the first day of class.
  • State fees include $45 for a background check and $67 for the state exam ($45 money order is due the first day of class).
  • Students will be required to take a physical; including TB test (physical forms are due by the second week of class).
  • Students are required to provide their own course materials, which are not covered by their tuition, including a dual head stethoscope, blood pressure cuff, textbook (Mosby’s Essentials for Nursing Assistants – 5th Edition), scrub top and pants (navy blue), closed-toed rubber soled shoes, gait belt, wristwatch with second hand (required by 2nd lab session), and photo ID. IT IS MANDATORY FOR STUDENTS TO BRING THEIR TEXTBOOK ON THE FIRST DAY OF CLASS.
  • There will not be any tuition assistance offered by Chicago’s Pulse.
  • All deposits or down payments shall become part of the tuition and/or fees.

PAYMENT TYPES

  • Payments can be made by money order, cashier’s check, Visa or MasterCard.