OUACHITA PARISH, La. On Monday, Louisiana Delta Community college along with Landmark Nursing & Rehabilitation Center partnered to offer tuition free Certified Nursing Assistant training.
Becky Lewis, assistant administrator at Landmark, says the need is great for CNA's in Northeast Louisiana.
"The need is to have trained personnel to take care of residents and patients in the medical field, in the nursing home, that's a great need, she said. Not just our facility but state wide, having people that are qualified and have been through a program such as this that they can meet the need we have at Landmark."
Classes begin August 14th and will run until September 27th. They will be held at the West Monroe LDCC campus.
Twenty-three total spots are available, and students should call the center at (318) 396-3313 to register by July 28.