Free Nurse Aide Training Opportunity

Bridgewater Retirement Community (BRC) provides training opportunities at no charge for individuals to earn their certification as a nurse aide, (CNA).

The CNA course is offered to individuals who are eligible for employment and have a desire to work at BRC.

Course length is 120 hours in total, which includes 80 classroom hours, and 40 clinical hours.  Classes are daily 8AM-5PM.

Classroom and clinical instruction are based upon regulations governing certified nurse aides by the Virginia Board of Nursing.

Students who successfully complete all course requirements and demonstrate good standing with attendance and work performance will be offered employment opportunities.

Positions may include full time, part-time and as needed positions.  Teammates work every other weekend and every other holiday.

Upcoming classes:

  • February 25 through March 15, 2019
  • June 24 through July 11, 2019
  • September 16 through October 4, 2019
  • December 2 through December 20, 2019

If you would like more information, please contact Cindy Morris at