Comprehensive Nursing Assistant Training

Lightstone Education Center, LLC provides a quality education and training program that prepares students for passing the exam for state certification. It takes a tremendous amount of training and studying to become a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). The Indiana State Department of Health practice standards for nursing assistants is expanding and requires students to absorb a broad wealth of information while learning to care for patients.  Lightstone Education Center, LLC offers a  two week intensive classroom curriculum that allows ample time for students to gain the knowledge about the scope of practice and expected functions of a CNA.  Followed by a clinical practicum that provides students with a multitude of opportunities for hands-on experience in caring for patients, interacting with an interdisciplinary care team and professionalism. 

Lightstone Education Center, LLC offers day, evening and weekend CNA training courses. Apply today for the course that best fits your schedule.

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Registration and Admissions 

Our personalized approach to education helps our students succeed academically, professionally and personally. Our Lightstone Values, which emphasize being faithful while working hard with positive guidance and integrity are built into every aspect of the Certified Nurse Assistant Program. The Lightstone Education Center, LLC. can offer you a meaningful education that will prepare you for a rewarding career in compassionate care.


To become accepted and enrolled into the Certified Nurse Assistant Training Program, students must:

1. Complete a Certified Nurse Assistant Program Application 

2. 18 years of age or older

2. Must have no felonies in the last 5 years

3. Able to pass a drug screen and background check

4. Able to pass a skills assessment

5. Pay full tuition at registration, prior to the start of the course. (payment plans available)

How to Apply

Students can apply for CNA classes using the online application. All enrollees must provide two proofs of citizenship (Birth Certificate, Driver's License, Social Security Card, etc.) in person.

Tuition and Classes

Classes usually start the first Monday of every Month. Tuition is due prior to acceptance into the program. The cost of tuition is $925.00 which includes:

1. Three week classroom course which includes offsite clinical at a nursing facility

2. State Exams

3. Books

4. TB test, Physical, and Drug Screen

5. Uniform

6. Gait Belt

7. ID Badge

8. Liability Insurance

9. Criminal Background Check

Note: Tuition Assistance available for eligible students through WorkOne. CLICK HERE to schedule an appointment with WorkOne to discuss eligibility.



Lafayette- 2021 Course Dates


Oct 4

Nov 1


Sept 13

Kokomo- 2021 Course Dates


Sept 7

Class Schedules

DAY- Classroom- M,W,F 8a-230p

Clinical- 7a-330p

EVENING- Classroom- M,W,F 5p-10p

Clinical- 2p-10p