American Red Cross Nurse Assistant Training Program

Information Sessions:
Tuesday, February 6th, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Thursday, April 5th, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center | 1 Medical Center Dr. | Lebanon, NH

Are you ready to start or further your career in healthcare? Dartmouth-Hitchcock has partnered with the American Red Cross to offer Nurse Assistant Training in Lebanon, NH.

Up to eight (8) individuals will be selected to participate in each of these training programs. Classes vary per cohort. And have a combination of classroom and clinical trainings.

Cohort Classroom Training Clinical Training
Daytime Weekdays March 12th through April 6th Weekdays April 9th through April 20th
Evenings Weekday evenings May 7th through June 5th Weekend June 9th through June 24th

If selected, there is no cost to participate in the training. Upon completion of the program and obtaining your New Hampshire Nurse Assistant license, you will be offered a full-time position at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.

To learn more about this opportunity please register and attend a program information session. Sessions will be held at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center on the following dates:

Information Session Date/Time
Tuesday, February 6th, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Thursday, April 5th, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

At the information session, we will provide a detailed overview of the training program and employment opportunity. Individuals interested in continuing with the selection process will complete the Red Cross Assessment test at the event.

Have questions or concerns? Please contact:
Jennifer Locke
Workforce Development


Program Overview:

Daytime Cohort
Program Orientation Event February 6th
Interviews February 12th and 13th
Final Selection & Candidate Notification February 15th
Program Enrollment February 16th
D-H General Orientation February 26th
Classroom/Skills Training (90 hours) March 12th through April 6th
Note: Classes are schedule Monday through Thursday from 9:00am – 2:30pm
Clinical Training (60 hours) April 9th through April 20th
Note: Clinical training is scheduled for Monday, Wednesday, and Friday’s each week from 7:00am – 5:30pm
Job Shadowing April 10th & 12th
NH State Competency Exam April 24th
Anticipated Start Date May 8th (LNA Orientation)
Evening Cohort
Program Orientation Event April 5th
Interviews April 9th and 10th
Final Selection & Candidate Notification April 12th
Program Enrollment April 13th
D-H General Orientation April 23rd
Classroom/Skills Training (90 hours) May 7th through June 5th
Note: Classes are scheduled Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Clinical Training (60 hours) June 9th through June 24th
Note: Clinical training is scheduled on Saturday and Sunday each week from 7:00am – 5:30pm
Job Shadowing June 15th & 22nd
NH State Competency Exam June 26th
Anticipated Start Date July 17th

**Note: If you cannot attend the information session but would like information about future programs, please Register and indicate in the Additional Information box that you are unable to attend but are interested in future programs.

About Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) is a nonprofit academic health system that serves a patient population of 1.9 million in New England. Anchored by Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, one of only 45 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers; the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, the state's only comprehensive, full-service children's hospital as noted by the Children's Hospital Association; 30 outpatient clinic locations including clinics in Manchester, Concord, Nashua, and Keene, NH and Bennington, VT; and affiliate hospitals in New London and Keene, NH, and Windsor, VT. D-H provides access to more than 1,000 primary care and specialty providers in almost every area of medicine.


Our Mission

We advance health through research, education, clinical practice and community partnerships, providing each person the best care, in the right place, at the right time, every time.

Our Vision

Achieve the healthiest population possible, leading the transformation of health care in our region and setting the standard for our nation.