Workforce and Continuing Education Training


Certified Nurse Aide
This is a 100-hour course that includes lecture and clinical components, and prepares students to take the state of Texas examination to become a Certified Nurse Aide by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.  This program provides students with a level of knowledge, skills, theory, concepts, and abilities essential to provide safe care to the residents of long term care facilities/nursing homes. Our CNA students  will be prepared for entry-level employment in long-term care facilities, doctor’s offices and hospitals.

CNA COURSE DATES
  • July 29- August 28, 2016
  • September 2- October 1, 2016
  • October 14- November 11, 2016
  • January 13- February 10, 2017
  • March 24- April 22, 2017
  • May 5- June 3, 2017
  • June 16- July 15, 2017
  • July 28- August 26, 2017

***No incomplete packets will be taken. Payment must be made at the time paper work is turned in.


Child Development Associate Training

  • Accelerated CDA Program
    (144 contact hours) CDA I, CDA II, and CDA III are now combined in a 10 week program that prepares you for your Child Development Associates credential. This program is based on the requirements for the ChildDevelopment Associate National Credential (CDA). There are 13 functional areas that are covered in this course. Topics on CDA overview: general observation skills, child growth and development, health and safety, and positive guidance.
     
  • CDA I
    (48 contact hours) Based on the requirements for the Child Development Associate National Credential (CDA).  Three of the 13 functional areas of study include family, program management and professionalism.  Topics on CDA overview, general observation skills, and child growth and development overview.

  • CDA II
    (48 contact hours)  A continuation of the study of the requirements for the Child Development Associate National Credential (CDA).  The six functional areas of study include safety, healthy learning environment, self, social, and guidance.
     
  • CDA III
    (48 contact hours) A continuation of the study of the requirements for the Child Development Associate National Credential (CDA).  The six functional areas of study include safety, healthy learning environment, self, social, and guidance.

Registration Form

Scholarship Application

 
Fast Track Welding 
This class is offered only where there is an adequate number of participation.
Contact Mindy Ross (325) 794-4408


CE Online Courses
Ed2Go courses are instructor-facilitated online courses that are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive.  Over 300 courses are available and new classes start weekly. 
 


 

Application Procedure
To be considered for admission into a program, interested persons should:

  1. Contact Mindy Ross (325)794-4408 for application
  2. Complete an application and turn in with required documents

Be advised that many clinical sites utilized throughout the various Health Programs at Cisco College require a background check and/or drug screen before students can participate in the clinical portion of a program. 


College Admission Requirements
Applicants for admission to this program must fulfill the general requirements for admission to Cisco College. The procedure for seeking admission is:

  1. Complete the Cisco College application
  2. Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - ONLY IF IT APPLIES FOR THE PROGRAM OF INTEREST.
  3. Turn in Official Transcripts / GED (All transcripts from colleges or universities previously attended are required.)
  • Prospective students should also remember that acceptance by Cisco College does not guarantee admission into specific occupational programs.
  • Additional factors considered for admission may be a satisfactory record in high school or college, placement tests and other criteria. 


For additional information or to find out how your company can participate in continuing education for your employees, call Charlotte Speegle (325) 794-4411 or Mindy Ross (325) 794-4408.