What Sets CompassCare Institute of Caregiving Apart

We’ve developed a proprietary training program — CompassCare Works — to prepare Caregivers for every situation. Our signature CompassCare Works curriculum is focused on care, hospitality, and service. We find that marrying these three elements is essential to providing best-in-class support to clients and patients. We include this training as part of our Certified Nursing Assistant Program to ensure that our graduates are fully prepared to provide top care.

CNA Requirements & Why You Should Choose Us in Stamford, CT

Would you like to join the fastest-growing profession in healthcare? Does the idea of helping to take care of others appeal to you? Are you looking for the absolute best caregiver training classes? Do you want to change careers, learn state‐of‐the‐art practical skills, or advance in your current position? CompassCare Institute of Caregiving, LLC (CCIC) was founded by CompassCare, the tri‐state area’s leading concierge, private duty home care company for Fairfield County, CT, Westchester County, NY, and NYC. CCIC is proud to offer a groundbreaking, unparalleled Certified Nursing Assistant program that will prepare you for a rewarding health career.

  • Day, evening, weekend, and online classes are designed to meet the needs of working adults
  • Tuition payment plan is available for students who qualify
  • Curriculum for CompassCare Works developed by Cornell University professors
  • Curriculum for our Instructor Led program developed by a professor from Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
  • Various term start dates throughout the year
CNA Requirements

Certificate Program

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
If you are interested in working with families and a variety of healthcare professionals and contributing to the clinical team in the care of elderly patients, our Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate Program can provide you with the knowledge, confidence, and qualifications you need.

Our CNA program will train you in procedures and protocols in caring for patients. You will be CPR and First Aid certified and our CNA certificate classes will prepare you for the state licensure exam which measures your nursing skills, knowledge, and judgment.

Employment Opportunities

Assisted living facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Hospitals, Home Healthcare and Home Care Agencies, Physicians’ offices, clinics, extended care facilities, surgical centers, and community agencies and are just some of the organizations in which Certified Nursing Assistants are providing services.

Our parent company, Compass Care, LLC, is a leading concierge home care company that seeks to hire directly from our graduation classes, as do our clinical partners,

Accreditation & Licensure

Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate Program
The program includes a class to become CPR and First Aid certified. As a graduate of the program, you will also be eligible for state certification as a Nurse Aide.

Approved by the State of CT Department of Public Health, 410 Capitol Avenue – MS#12HSR, P.O Box 340308, Hartford, CT 06134

CNA Requirements