American Red Cross

Nurse Aide / CNA Training Program in Ashburn, VA

Are you a kind, compassionate person who finds joy in helping others?

There are many career paths, but few are as rewarding as working one-on-one with patients. As a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), you can work with patients of all ages and positively impact their quality of life.

Call us at (703) 801-1180 or email to make an appointment to enroll in our upcoming class.

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Our Nurse Aide training program is located in Ashburn, VA, a convenient location for students who reside in Loudoun or western Fairfax County. Upon successful completion of the course, students are prepared to take the Virginia Board of Nursing exam to become a Certified Nursing Assistant.


Moon River Nursing Careers is excited to announce our new partnership with the American Red Cross

Moon River Nursing Careers is now offering a new Nurse Aide class every month. Students can complete the course in just 5 weeks and are well prepared to take the Board of Nursing exam to become a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). There are thousands of job openings for a well-trained CNA. Our graduates can decide whether they want to work in a hospital, clinic, an assisted living community, Hospice, memory care or in home health.


  • 50 hours online instruction that can be taken from your home any time of day that is convenient for you. We use the engaging American Red Cross curriculum that uses professionally produced videos to show students what a CNA does in a typical day. Students get to experience the joys and challenges faced by a new CNA and experience the rewarding relationships she forms with her patients.
  • 30 hours skills lab at Moon River Nursing Careers in Ashburn, VA.
  • 40 hours of clinical training at a long-term care facility.


  • SEPTEMBER 8 – OCTOBER 23, 2022

    September 8 – 23  Online Part (can be taken from home any time that is convenient for you)
    Skills Labs (Saturday & Sunday / 8:30 am  – 3 pm): September 24, 25 and October 1, 2, 8
    Clinicals (Saturday & Sunday / 6:45 am – 3:15 pm):  October 9, 15, 16, 22, 23
  • SEPTEMBER 12 – OCTOBER 14, 2022
    September 12 – September 30 Online Part (can be taken from home any time that is convenient for you)
    October 3 – 7  Skills Lab (Monday-Friday / 8am – 2:30pm)
    October 10 – 14 Clinicals (Monday-Friday / 6:45am – 3:15pm)
    Students who complete the on-line curriculum sooner than the allotted time may be invited to start Skills Lab earlier.

Moon River Nursing Careers accepts private pay students and those who are approved for federal funding.

Moon River Nursing Careers
44927 George Washington Blvd.
Suite 240-245
Ashburn, VA 20147