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Nursing Assistant Alternative Bridge Programs

Summer Dates:
July 26-28, 2017

Home Care Aide Certified - NAC Bridge Program
For persons who have successfully completed 75 hrs. of training through an approved DSHS program, passed the home health care aide exam and show proof of licensure.

Medical Assistant Certified - NAC Bridge Program 
For persons who have successfully completed an accredited MA program or registered apprenticeship program through the State of Washington and have successfully passed a Certified Medical Assistant examination through AAMA, a Register Medical Assistant examination through AMT, a Clinical Medical Assistant Certification examination  through NHA or a National Certified Medical Assistant examination through NCCT.

Cost: $375.00 (text included)
For more information and registration instructions,
contact 533-8057 or

The Bridge program consists of 24 hrs of continuous training involving 8 hrs of lecture, 8 hrs of lab and 8 hrs in clinical rotation under supervision.

Financial assistance be available for qualified applicants.  WorkFirst students must have approval from their case manager.  Go to to see if you qualify.

These courses are subject to cancellation if they do not achieve minimum requirements.

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