DTN Staffing recommends Dakota Travel Nurse Courses as a provider of Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) training and testing in a classroom setting. Dakota Travel Nurse Courses are located at 2815 Memorial Highway, Mandan, ND 58554. Dakota Travel Nurse Courses offers a friendly environment and will work with each student to maximize learning.

If you interested in beginning a career in the healthcare industry, becoming a CNA may be right for you. Individuals with a CNA license may be employed to help residents, patients or clients with healthcare needs under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).

Upcoming CNA Course(s):

November 2 – 20. (NO CLASS November 6) November 13,16 and 17 lab (no clinicals at facility due to COVID restrictions. If it changes the website will be updated. TB testing and scrubs are not needed. November 18, 19 and 20 testing.

November 30 – December 18. (NO CLASS December 4) December 11,14 and 15 lab (no clinicals at facility due to COVID restrictions. If it changes the website will be updated. TB testing and scrubs are not needed. December 16,17 and 18 testing.

January 23 – February 17. January 23 start CNA class. (January 29 and February 5 NO CLASS) February 9 end CNA class. Lab – February 10, 11 and 12. Testing – 15, 16 and 17. 

February 22 – March 17. February 22 start CNA class. (February 26 and March 5 NO CLASS) continue class. March 9 end of CNA class. Lab – February 10, 11 and 12. Testing – March 15 – 17. 


Upon completion of the course, if books are not returned, there will be no testing and additional fees will be applied. Students are required to have a TB skin test and scrubs for clinicals (clinicals on hold). Flu Vaccine is required for the months of October through March.

The CNA course is 78 hours long and typically runs Monday through Friday for two weeks. The in-class hours are 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday- Friday and two days of clinicals will be from 5:45am-12:15pm. The CNA testing will be conducted the week following the course completion.

Course fee is $750 (includes testing).

You will not be guaranteed a spot in the course until payment is received.

After the form in filled out please forward a copy to Judalzell@gmail.com

Upon completion of the course, if books are not returned, there will be no testing and additional fees will be applied.

Payment is to be submitted to the Dakota Travel Nurse Courses main office at 1200 Collins Ave Mandan, ND 58554, and is due upon application. Within 3 working days of class start date, upon cancellation of attendance, there will be a $100 processing fee. No refund of class fees if students wish to drop out once class has started.

Click here to apply for the state test. Complete application if you are taking the test as a challenge or are enrolled in a class at DTN Staffing
https://www.pdffiller.com/en/link_to_fill/496650058.htm

Click here to apply for the CNA class. https://app.hellosign.com/s/H3mIdHyO

After you have completed the form, please forward a copy to Judalzell@gmail.com

DTN Staffing request an email sent to Judy at Judalzell@gmail.com to schedule the CNA test or call Judy at 701-220-7861 to schedule a test.

Filling out the application and sending it to Judalzell@gmail.com will not schedule the test. If you already have a test scheduled include the date and time of your scheduled test in the body of the email.  

Please note:  Once the application is submitted to the testing company Headmaster, the testing company does  NOT forward the application and DTN Staffing does not have access to the information you submitted, therefore you have to email the application. 

The candidate handbook provides testing information and the steps for each skill test. it is recommended you review the candidate handbook and the skills. 

Handbook is available at: https://hdmaster.com/testing/cnatesting/ndakota/ndformpages/ndforms/NDCandidateHandbook.pdf

DTN Staffing does not own or operate Dakota Travel Nurse Courses but partners with them to provide training to current and future employees.