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Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Certified Nursing Assistant

with Nancy Hoskins


The PVAEC State of Maine approved CNA course includes classroom work, skills labs, and clinical experience. Candidates must present either a high school diploma or HiSET/GED. Enrollment is limited to 10. The admission process includes enrollment into our Career Readiness Program, a criminal background check, placement testing, and a series of meetings with PVAEC staff. The cost of the class is $1,300, which includes tuition, textbook, background check, and state exam. Payment plans and financial assistance may be available to those who qualify.


Admittance to this course includes proof of all required vaccinations for healthcare workers, including the COVID-19 Vaccine series.


To apply, please email PVAEC Assistant Director at or go to and fill out our online enrollment form.

Class will be held at our Dexter Learning Center and will run on Monday and Wednesday evenings with some weekends required.

  • May 16 - Aug 31st, 2022
    Sun, Mon, Wed, and Sat

Dexter Learning Center

16 Church St Suite 201
Dexter, ME 04930 Get directions

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