CNA Training



Becoming a Certified Nurses Aide (Nursing Assistant) is beneficial for the following reasons:

  • A stepping stone to an LPN or RN career
  • A stable career in the medical field
  • Training to care for a loved one
  • Personal growth and new skills

Tidewater Medical Training's (TMT) state approved curriculum is well known and has been developed specifically for your success. 

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Classroom/Skills Lab
Admissions Requirements

Take a look at all the reasons why TMT is right for you:

 Classroom/Skills Lab

Our state-of-the-art classroom and skills lab has been specifically designed for medical training.  With modern projection equipment, hospital beds, life-like mannequins, and closets stocked with medical supplies your learning experience will prepare you for the real world. 


The state approved curriculum is presented using a combination of on-screen presentations, informative videos, engaging lectures, and lively discussions, along with books, homework, quizzes and exams.  Yes, this is like going back to school only the TMT staff are here to help you every step of the way!

The curriculum includes:

  • Role in Healthcare
  • Communication Infection Control
  • Client's Rights
  • Body Systems
  • Managing the Client Environment
  • Vital Signs
  • Measuring Intake & Output
  • Client Safety
  • Managing Emergencies
  • Legal Aspects
  • AHA CPR Certification
  • Hygiene
  • Body Mechanics and Range of Motion
  • Turning, Positioning, and Transferring Clients
  • Assisting Clients to Toilet
  • Mental Health of the Client
  • Social Aspects of Client Care
  • Care of the Cognitively Impaired Client
  • Care of the Dying Client

Total Course Hours: 137

 Minimum Requirements for Admission

  1. High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalency Exam (for those educated outside of the United States)
  2. Clean Urine Drug Screening
  3. Satisfactory Criminal Background Check
  4. Successful Interview Process
  5. Space Available
  6. Payment of Deposit (once you are accepted)


Are you ready for an adventure? 



 Two convenient, state-of-the-art campuses to serve all of your training needs! 

Hampton Campus
1503 Hardy Cash Drive
Hampton, VA 23666

Certified by SCHEV to operate in Virginia. 

Virginia Beach Campus
1300 Diamond Springs Road, Suite 102
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23455