BNA Train-the-Trainer

Hybrid BNA Train-the-Trainer Instructor Course with Alzheimer’s Disease Component

The Continuing Education department is offering an IDPH Train-the-Trainer Instructor Course in Fall 2017.

This Hybrid course (a nine week combination of face-to-face class meetings and online components) is designed for nursing professionals with a current Illinois RN license and a minimum of two years nursing experience, at least one year of which must be within the provision of long term care facilities services. Completion of the Train-the-Trainer Instructor Course prepares nursing professionals in Illinois to teach a Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program (BNA-TP).

Textbook is TBD and not included in the cost of the class.

Completion of the course also provides 35 CE contact hours.

Face to Face
Start of class:
October 7 (A 1221)
9a – 12:15p (3 hours)
Week 2
October 9-14
4 hours
Week 3
October 16-21
4 hours
Week 4
October 28 (A1221)
9a – 12:15p  (3 hours)
Week 5
October 30-November 3
4 hours
Week 6
November 6-10
4 hours
Week 7
November 13-17
4 hours
SKIP November 20-25 (Thanksgiving Week)    
Week 8
Friday, December 1 (B1264)
No Saturday class
9a – 2:30p (5 hours)
Last Class

December 9 (B1264)

9a-1:15p (4 hours)


Face-to-Face classes are mandatory.

For more information about this class please contact 815-825-9464. To register, contact Tricia Hernandez at 815-825-9441 or at