1. Who Are We
    Since 2002, Asher is a Virginia Board of Nursing certified vocational school offering training to individuals seeking to become Certified Nurse Aides (CNA) and Medication Aides (Med Techs).
  2. Nurse Aide & Medication Aide Program Description
    Nurse Aide Training Sessions 7weeks/120 hours Medication Aide Training Sessions 4 weeks/68 hours Direct Care Aide Training Sessions 40 hours
  3. Current Enrollment Schedule
    Upcoming Training Sessions: Nurse Aide - Day Feb. 10, 2020 - Mar 28, 2020 Nurse Aide - Evening Feb. 17, 2020 - Apr. 4, 2020 Medication Aide - Day Jan. 13, 2020 - Feb. 5, 2020
 
Asher Means "Happy"
Asher's training programs are lifestyle friendly, in that  our program training schedule for both Nurse Aide and Medication Aide allows the individual to  balance family, other educational interests, and work, while preparing for a career in nursing. Visit the link below to find out more about Asher's program schedule.  http://www.ashercomptrain.org/EnrollmentInformationUpcomingSessions.html​ 

Asher offers services such as childcare (ages 2-12) on school premises for students attending  day sessions, and career services for those who successfully complete any of Asher's training programs.
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Welcome from the CEO

          Welcome to Asher Comprehensive Training Center, Inc. you will be meeting an exciting team of staff and instructors whose only purpose is to prepare you, and help you obtain your chosen career. They will assist you every step of the way. We have a variety of programs from which you can choose.

         Asher believes that our success is measured by the lives that are changed for the better. Not only will your training in healthcare assist you in making a better life for you and your family, but, your choice to help others, by providing quailty healthcare, promotes stability and strength in families and communities.  

          We look forward to seeing you in class!.

Janice L. Best      
CEO/Chair


Asher Comprehensive Training Center, Inc. is located on the Southside of Richmond, Virginia. We are approved by the Commonwealth of Virginia, Dept. of Health Professions Board of Nursing and the Dept. of Social Services Division, to offer training to individuals interested in becoming Certified Nurse Aides and/or Registered Medication Aides. We are a non-profit corporation; we are designated as a section 501 (c) (3) organization.

We are listed as a training provider with State and Local Agencies such as: Virginia Employment Commission, Resource Workforce Center's Workforce Investment Act Program, Department of Rehabilitative Services, Department of Social Services, Department of Richmond Redevelopment and Housing, and Goodwill Industries. All of Asher's programs are approved by the State for "GI Bill®" Benefits. "GI Bill®" is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

We also partner with public/privately owned facilities, and have trained staff members from Beth Sholom Gardens, Bon Secours Health Systems, VCU Health Systems, Johnston Willis Hospital, Lucy Corr Village, and numerous others. 

What We Offer

We offer quality medical training, by using instructors who are hightly qualified, dedicated, and passionate about training individuals to provide qualilty healthcare in a variety of healthcare settings. Our classes are small, therefore you will receive the attention you need to focus on reaching your goals.


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