Nursing Assistant Training Program

Required Documentation to be turned in before Registration Deadline below

  1. Application
  2. Copy of accepted High school diploma, GED, OR College Transcript
  3. Copy of Photo ID (You must be at least 18 years of age to participate)
  4. TB Skin Test Results: 2-Step TB Skin Test is required and must include the information (Lot #, expiration date, etc.) on the attached form.
  5. Tuition of $400 - Includes Fingerprint Criminal History Check (Cash or Money Order Only)

*For infection control purposes, the clinical agency does not allow acrylic nails or overlays to be worn.
**Fingerprint Criminal History Check will be conducted.  Based on criminal history, the clinical agency makes the final decision as to whether the student is allowed to perform clinical practice in their facility.

Books and Supplies for the class

  1. Uniform Top and Bottom. Any shade of blue or green in color.
  2. Name pin
  3. Stethoscope
  4. Blood pressure cuff
  5. Watch with a second hand
  6. Book: Mosby's Text Book for Long-Term Care Nursing Assistants, 7th ed.
  7. Book: Mosby's Text Book for Long-Term Care Nursing Assistants, Workbook and Competency Evaluation Review, 7th ed.

**All items are available at the Holmes CC Book Store.

Class Schedule

  • Classes generally last 1 semester
  • For more class schedule information, contact: Slade Redwine @ 662-227-2349 or

Absence Policy: You will be allowed (2) two absences for classroom lecture days, but you must attend 100% of clinical days.  Any abuse of this policy will result in the participant being removed from the program and not being awarded a certificate of completion.  Even if a class lecture is missed, arrangements should be made with the instructor to make up the topics that were missed.

To ensure that you have a spot in the Nursing Assistant class you MUST provide the "Required Documentation" above and tuition or written verification of tuition assistance.  Class space is limited to the first twelve (12) students who provide the "Required Documentation" and pay tuition or provide written verification of tuition assistance.

If you are trying to get payment assistance from the WIN Job Center or some other organization you will need to provide items 1-4 from the "Required Documentation." Once this documentation is received at the college you will receive a letter stating that you have provided all required documents except for tuition payment.  This letter is what you will need to take to the WIN Center or other organization that you may be trying to get payment assistance from. You may call to make an appointment to bring the documentation and payment or mail to the address given below.

Holmes Community College
Attn: Slade Redwine
1060 Avent Drive
Grenada, MS 38901
(662) 227-2350