Learn From the best & become a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Welcome to North Metro Health Institute in Less than a month you can start a new career in the health field as a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) or Home Health Aide (HHA)

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Certificates are provided to our students who have completed the nurse aide Competency evaluation

Skilled Trainers

We have three highly skilled trainers who happen to be registered nurses and have tones of experience

Learn Online

Incase you can't make it to the classroom we have both recorded & live classes for our students accessible anytime


Welcome to North Metro Health Institute where we give you the tools you need to succeed in this challenging and rewarding field. This Minnesota Department of Health approved course will focus on basic nursing skills and will be presented through the use of lecture, textbook, handout materials and demonstrations. Skills are demonstrated and practiced in a supervised laboratory setting and clinical

Alexander Marigi Ongou Executive Director / Principal Administrator

Elizabeth Marigi  RN,BSN,Program Director

Meet Our Trainers

Meet our highly skilled trainers who are skilled and are all registered nurses with tones of experience in Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)


Elizabeth Marigi RN,BSN


Bessy Mairura RN


Eva Marigi RN

Here is our syllabus

The course is 96 hours and takes about 3.5 weeks. All lectures and labs must be completed within 2.5 weeks followed immediately by clinical rotation at a long-term health care facility. A student cannot miss any clinical time

Week 1

  • Introduction to health care
  • Basic human needs
  • Communication
  • Safe and clean environment
  • Vital Signs
  • Week 2

  • Personal care
  • Activities and exercises
  • Food and nutrition
  • Elimination
  • Caring for residents with special needs
  • Week 3

  • Clinicals, hand on skills demonstration
  • Return demonstrations
  • Test students for skill
  • Week 4

    Exam review - State Board Licensure Examination

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    Take advantage of our grant program which covers the cost of the state examination, uniform, and travel expenses (bus pass or gas card)

    Our Pricing Options

    Tuition Installment


    Designed for people who want to pay tuition fee in installments (This money is refundable)

    Tuition Full Payment


    Designed for those who want to pay the full amount of tuition fee one time

    Other Fees

    Registration fees: $50 (non refundable)

    Exam fees: $200 (Paid after course completion for Aide Competency Evaluation)

    Technology Fees (Optional) - $200

    North Metro is the ideal place to begin your career in the Medical field by first picking up an easy, short duration Certified Nursing Assistant and Home Health Aid training. What I enjoyed most with this institution is the flexibility of the instructors which is an indispensable tool that cannot be overemphasized. The class setup makes learning easy through a participatory approach. What you need to get Certified as a Nursing Assistant is what you have from these seasoned instructors. Eva you are so knowledgeable and have a first hand mastery of your material. 

    Rene Azombi.

    Frequently Asked Questions




    Where is North Metro Health Institute located?

    We are located at 7420 Unity Ave North Suite#203 Brooklyn Park, MN 55443

    How many trainers do you have ?

    We have three highly skilled trainers who happen to be registered nurses and have tones of experience

    How many times do you enroll new students in a year?

    We enroll new students every single month please view our timetable here

    Where to find us

    7420 Unity Ave N #203, MN, Brooklyn Park, United States, 55443