American Red Cross Nurse Assistant Training Program

Information Sessions:

Thursday, August 16th, 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 and Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center have 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. The training program is taught using a combination of classroom instruction and clinical training.

Cohort Classroom Training Clinical Training
Cohort 12 Evenings Weekday evenings, October 1st through October 18th Weekend days, October 27th through November 11th

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

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

Information Session Date/Time
Thursday, August 16th, 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 conclusion of the information session.

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


Program Overview:

Evening Cohort LNA 12 (dates/times are subject to change)
Program Information Session August 16th (6:00pm - 8:00pm)
Interviews August 27th and 28th
Final Selection & Candidate Notification August 29th
Program Enrollment August 30th (9:00am - 10:30am)
D-H General Orientation September 10th (7:30am - 4:30pm)
Classroom/Skills Training (65 hours) October 1st through October 18th
Note: Classes are scheduled Monday through Thursday from 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Clinical Training (60 hours) October 27th through November 11th
Note: Clinical training is scheduled on Saturday and Sunday each week from 7:00am – 5:30pm
Job Shadowing October 23rd and October 25th from 8:00am – 4:00pm
NH State Competency Exam November 13th (times TBD)
Anticipated Start Date December 3rd


**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.


About Mt Ascutney Hospital

Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center is a non-profit, full service, critical access community hospital serving the central Vermont towns of Windsor and Woodstock, and surrounding communities of Vermont and New Hampshire. Home to the region’s most advanced inpatient Rehabilitation Center, high-tech diagnostics, and state-of-the-art surgical care, we are focused on providing high-quality health, medical, and wellness services to the people we serve. As an affiliate of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock system, our patients also have seamless access to world-class specialists whenever they need it.