How to become a CNA at PASCO

Join one of the most rewarding and in-demand careers as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

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Receive pay for the care you are already providing to your loved one through PASCO’s Family CNA program or start your own journey into healthcare.

1. Application

The first step of the process is our online application.

The application can be completed in approximately 10–15 minutes.

2. TB Test / Meet and Greet

The TB Test and PASCO Meet & Greet is the second step in the process

An in-person appointment where we can discuss the entire process, identify the most appropriate partner CNA School and perform a TB test.

3. School Enrollment

Enrollment in one of PASCO’s partner CNA Schools.

Most schools complete their applications in person, where the admissions officer can discuss the scholastic plan and course schedule with the incoming student.

4. CNA School

Attend one of our partner CNA Schools throughout the state.

Most Colorado CNA schools involve approximately 70 hours of classroom instruction and 20 hours of clinical training in a nursing home.

5. PASCO Training

This step involves completing three PASCO training courses while waiting to take your State Exam.

New-Hire Orientation, Skills Training, and CPR/First Aid Training.
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6. CNA Exam

Completing the Colorado State CNA Exam managed through Pearson Vue

Intake nurse does a final intake and submits paperwork to the State of Colorado. This is the step where the State provides the final approval for the number of hours paid and finalizes your client’s care plan.
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7. Start of Care ($$$)

With the approval in hand, we build you a schedule!

Benefits: 5x annual bonuses, Health/Dental/Vision Insurance, free life insurance, vacation, sick leave, 10x Federal Holidays, advances, profit sharing 401k

PASCO’s CNA Partner Schools

CNA Training Resources


The Benefits of Working at PASCO

Paid Training & Recertification

Excellent Health Insurance

Paid Mileage & Travel Time

5x a Year Bonus

Paid Sick, Vacation & Holiday

Paid Overtime

1.5x Holiday Pay

Profit Sharing

24/7 Access to RN Support

and More!