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Thank you for your interest in our CNA program! Prerequisites for enrollment The student must have a minimum of an 8th grade reading level, complete a self-reading test and complete and sign the Student Program Application.

The student must provide or purchase their Criminal Background History (CBH).

The two options available are as follows:

  • the student may bring in a copy of their current CBH that must be 30 days within the date of the first day of their class choice and our CBH fee will be waived.
  • Hans Medical Institute will process the students CBH for a $15.00 CBH fee.

After the student completes the CBH process and submits a completed application, Hans Medical Institute will collect the $250 registration fee that is non-transferable/non-refundable according to our refund policy and complete the Hans Medical Institute Enrollment Agreement.

(The registration fee secures a spot into the class date of the student’s choice). *All student candidates must possess a record of good legal standing as required by Michigan Public Act 27-29 of 2006.

The following criminal histories will likely disqualify a student from participating in the clinical component: Any pending charges Convictions/deferred adjudications involving crimes against persons (Physical or sexual abuse, neglect, assault, murder, etc.)

Convictions related to moral turpitude (prostitution, public lewdness/exposure, etc.) Convictions/deferred adjudications related to the sale, possession, distribution, or transfer of narcotics or controlled substances

Registered sex offenders

Prerequisites to attend class

Registration fee must be paid in full no later than the Friday prior to the first day of class with tuition paid in full by the Friday of the second week of class.

A current TB Test MUST be completed and submitted no later than the Friday prior to the first day of class. If the student fails to provide a current TB test prior to the first day of class, the student will not be able to attend the scheduled class and must pay a $25.00 rescheduling fee to be rescheduled to a later class date. (All refund policies apply in the event the student fails to pay the rescheduling fee and/or reschedule the class).

Equipment furnished by the student

Blue scrubs.

White shoes (black shoes with subsequent color is not acceptable).

Notepad(s) and pen/pencil for the first two weeks during lecture and lab.

Pocket size notebook for the third week during clinical rotation.

Watch with second hand.

TB Test (valid for one year). The TB test may be done by your family physician, local medical clinic or your County Health Department.

Costs, fees and services not included or provided by Hans Medical Institute

TB Test cost (Approximate cost $15.00-$25.00)

State Exam $176.50. The state testing fee of $176.50 is not included in the cost of our program and is paid by the student prior to taking the state test after completion of the CNA course. The student will have up to 2 years to schedule their test.

Program Cost

3. Tuition

~ Because Hans Medical is non for profit institution, we are the best and the cheapest in the entire West Michigan compare to any institutions in Grand Rapids and West Michigan.

~ Non refundable Registration fee is $250.00 and class tuition is $600!!!! WOW!! yes!! $600.00. Please contact us to discuss payment options.

October 15 and April 1


Hans Medical Institute emergency cancellations and closings are posted on the College web page and messages are on the main phone line 616-2040-4651. Current students with Hans Medical Institute can also sign up to receive phone text messages and voice mail in the event of an emergency or inclement weather situation.


Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive a certificate of completion that verifies the student has met the requirements set forth by the State of Michigan and is eligible to take the State Certification Evaluated Nursing Assistant (CNA) test.

Registration and Enrollment Options

All potential student please contact the office for an appointment to start the registration process.

Forms of payment accepted


Credit/Debit Card (Visa, MasterCard or Discover)

Michigan Works funding (If you are approved for funding through Michigan Works please notify your Career Developer that you are interested in taking the Hans Medical Institute CNA Training Program)

We cannot accept financial aid or student loans.

AM Class 9:00 am - 2:30 pm Monday - Friday

  • Jan 4 - Jan 22
  • Jan 25 - Feb 12
  • Mar 21 - Apr 8
  • Apr 18 - May 6
  • Jun 13 - Jul 1
  • Jul 11 - Jul 29
  • Sep 5 - Sep 23
  • Oct 31 - Nov 18
  • Nov 28 - Dec 16

PM Class 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm Monday - Friday

  • Feb 22 - Mar 11
  • May 16 - Jun 3
  • Aug 8 - Aug 26
  • Oct 3 - Oct 21
  • Dec 26 - Jan 13, 2017