Welcome to our website.
Hi, my name is Cindy Armstrong and I am the Owner/CNA Instructor at First Step, I have 27 years experience in healthcare. I have been an LPN for 13 years,I have worked in Home Health, Hospice, LTC, Dr. Office. I have worked in LTC, Hospital and Dr Office as a CNA. I have also worked as a Medical Coding and Billing Specialist for an anesthesiology office and a Dr. Office.
Dreams don't come true until you take that FIRST STEP.
Let us help you take that first step towards your healthcare career
Day classes are from 8am-430pm Monday-Friday 10 days for CNA or 12 days for CNA/HHA
Reserve your seat today and take that first step toward a career in the healthcare field
Our classes are small (12 students max). At First Step Healthcare Training we take pride in providing our students with a more personal learning environment.
Job assistance available!!!!!!!!!!!
We are located at 81st and Aspen (145th) in Broken Arrow, OK
1163 S. Aspen Ave
Broken Arrow, OK 74012
Our day CNA course is Monday-Friday 8am-430pm for a total of 78 hours (10 days) , the HHA training course is 16 hours longer for a total of 94 hours.
The student will learn:
Patient Safety, infection control, ADL assistance, Vitals, Dementia care, and so much more!!!!!!!
We also provide job assistance.....
we do not gaurentee a job but we will do everything we can to help you get a job, we invite several companies to come in and talk to the students about their job openings.
CNAs are in high demand!!!!!!!!!! you will never be without a job unless you want to be......
What we believe
God placed a desire in my heart to train nurse aid students to be productive, respectful, knowledgeable,compassionate and valuable CNAs. Our class sizes are small (max 12) so that each student can receive personalized training. On the first day of class, the student is given a textbook and workbook that is theirs to keep. We also include a highlighter, 2 pocket folder for handouts and a pocket size spiral notebook
We teach students about resident rights, culture change and person centered care. At First Step Healthcare Training we also believe that the resident is more than just a diagnosis, they are a person.
The cost of the state testing fee is now $118.50, one price for either CNA only or CNA/HHA. We have 2 different tuition packages to choose from. Our silver package is $499.00 this includes use of all necessary equipment needed to become a CNA, workbook, text book, background check, student ins for clinicals. Our gold package includes either CNA or CNA/HHA state test the cost of this package is $617.50, if you only need your CNA now, you can always come back at no charge to get your HHA training at a later date...as long as it's within the same year as your CNA class. No extra charge from the state and no state exam for HHA.
We require a $50.00 non refundable sign up fee to reserve your seat, and we also require a $50.00 non refundable deposit on the first day of class this is subtracted from the total amount due. The balance is due by the end of the course. For more information about test fees and scheduling, please contact Tulsa Tech at (918) 828-2037. Finally, First Step does not guarantee job placement; however, we will try and assist you in job placement..