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At Top Knowledge Healthcare Institute, you have options. We recognized the need to create multiple class schedules for our diverse student body. Our CNA/GNA classes are conveniently located in downtown Baltimore, MD with FREE parking for our students. Also, our CNA/GNA classes are flexible and are designed to fit the busy lives of our students. Because Top Knowledge Healthcare Institute is dedicated to helping our students in achieving their career goals, we currently offer three ways in which the CNA/GNA training program can be completed. We have morning, evening and weekend classes!

Daytime CNA/GNA Program Class Schedule

  • 4 weeks in duration
  • Includes 3 weeks of classroom and 1 week of clinical
  • Class hours: Monday-Friday from 9 am – 2:30 pm.
  • Clinical hours: Monday-Friday from 7 am – 3:30 pm.
Upcoming CNA/GNA training schedule of classes for the Daytime Certified Nursing Assistant training program.
Daytime Program Start DateDaytime Program End Date
November 12December 12
January 7February 8

Learn more about our daytime CNA/GNA classes.

To find out how to register for the CNA/GNA training program, see our registration page.

Evening CNA/GNA Program Class Schedule

  • 5 weeks in duration
  • Includes 4 weeks of classroom and 1 week of clinical
  • Class hours: Monday-Thursday from 5 pm-10 pm
  • Clinical hours: Monday-Friday from 3 pm-11:30 pm
Upcoming CNA/GNA training schedule of classes for the Evening Certified Nursing Assistant training program.

Evening Program Start DateEvening Program End Date
October 1November 6
January 14February 15

Learn more about our evening CNA/GNA classes.

To find out how to register for the CNA/GNA training program, see our registration page.

Weekend CNA/GNA Program Class Schedule

  • 7 weeks in duration
  • Includes 5 weeks of classroom and 2.5 weeks of clinical
  • Class hours: Saturday from 9 am-5:30 pm
  • Clinical hours: Saturday and Sunday from 7 am-3:30 pm
Upcoming CNA/GNA training schedule of classes for the Weekend Certified Nursing Assistant training program.

Weekend Program Start DateWeekend Program End Date
October 13December 9
March 9April 21

Learn more about our weekend CNA/GNA classes.

Requirements for Enrollment

For Traditional CNA/GNA Program:

Registration Requirements 1 – 4 have to be met by the time of registration.

Registration requirements 5 – 8 have to be met by the first day of class.

  1. Bring your photo ID and your social security card
  2. Complete our enrollment application. You can also download, print and complete enrollment application. Please bring the application with you at the time of registration.
  3. Bring your high school diploma, college diploma or  GED. If you don’t have a high school diploma you can take a basic English proficiency test.
  4. Bring your $100.00 registration fee. Payments can be made by credit card (VISA, Mastercard, and American Express), cashier check or money order.
  5. Acceptable Background check. Click here for the background check form and instructions.
  6. CPR certification from American Heart Association or American Red Cross. A CPR class will be offered during the course of the program. The cost of the 5-hour class is $60.00.
  7. Proof of Hepatitis B vaccine or signed waiver form. Click here for the Hepatitis B waiver form.
  8. Proof of a current health physical examination and PPD (Tuberculosis) test within 9 months of the enrollment date. Click here for the school physical form.

Traditional CNA/GNA Program Tuition and Costs

Grand Total$1345.00
Tuition$1145.00
Registration Fee$ 100.00
Textbook and Workbook$ 50.00
Background Check for CNA License-Payable to CJIS$ 50.00

Payment Plans

Morning & Evening CNA/GNA Training Program Payment Schedule

Amount Due Date
$100.00At Registration
$395.00First Day of Class
$400.00Week 2
$400.00Week 3

Weekend CNA/GNA Training Program Payment Schedule

Amount Due Date
$100.00At Registration
$395.00First Day of Class
$400.00Week 3
$400.00Week 6
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