CNA Programs in Wyoming

A list of state-approved CNA programs in Wyoming, including information on how much CNAs in Wyoming typically earn, their career outlook in the state, and more.
CNA Programs in Wyoming

Have you been thinking about becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in Wyoming, but are wondering what is involved in completing the certification requirements? Wyoming's Department of Health oversees the rules regarding certification of nursing assistants in Wyoming, and you will find everything you need to know described below.

Requirements to Become a CNA in Wyoming

State-approved CNA training programs in Wyoming should consist of no less than 75 hours of classroom and clinical instruction. During your training, you will learn many essential skills including CPR, basic patient care, effective communications, and maintaining a safe and clean environment.

After completing your CNA program, you must register for and complete the state's CNA Nurse Aide Certification exam. This test comprises a multiple-choice question section and a practical skills evaluation.

Passing both sections of the CNA exam will place your name on Wyoming's Nurse Aide Registry.

State-Approved CNA Programs in Wyoming

There are many excellent Wyoming nursing schools that offer CNA programs. To help you find one of the best schools in the state, the most popular facilities are listed below:

  1. Casper College

    125 College Dr, Casper, WY 82601 (307) 268-2100
  2. Laramie County Community College

    1400 E College Dr, Cheyenne, WY 82007 (307) 778-5222
  3. Northwest College

    1501 Stampede Ave, Cody, WY 82414 (307) 587-3376
  4. Eastern Wyoming College

    800 S Windriver Dr, Douglas, WY 82633 (307) 624-7000
  5. Western Wyoming Community College

    1013 W Cheyenne Dr, Evanston, WY 82930 (307) 789-3988
  6. Northwest College

    231 W 6th St, Powell, WY 82435 (307) 754-6000
  7. Central Wyoming College

    2660 Peck Ave, Riverton, WY 82501 (307) 855-2256
  8. Western Wyoming Community College

    2500 College Dr, Rock Springs, WY 82901 (307) 382-1600
  9. Sheridan College

    1 E Whitney St, Sheridan, WY 82801 (307) 675-0505
  10. Sheridan College

    1 Whitney Way, Sheridan, WY 82801 (307) 675-0305
  11. Eastern Wyoming College

    1016 E Cleveland St, Sundance, WY 82729 (307) 282-0769

CNA Job Outlook and Salary in Wyoming

CNAs in Wyoming are going to stay in demand over the next eight years. Overall employment of CNAs in Wyoming is expected to grow by 11.2% from 2018 to 2028. CNAs in Wyoming earn a median salary of $35,720 per year.

Take a look at the CNA employment and salary situation in different metro areas in Wyoming below to get a detailed picture.

AreaTotal EmploymentAvg Hourly WageAvg Annual Salary
Cheyenne, WY480$17.5$35,470
Casper, WY420$17.1$35,660

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) May 2022

Wyoming Nurse Aide Registry

If you have any questions about CNA programs or certification in Wyoming, you can contact the Wyoming Department of Health, Aging Division - Healthcare Licensing & Surveys at:

Wyoming Department of Health
Aging Division - Healthcare Licensing & Surveys

2300 Capitol Ave, Suite 510, Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: (307) 777-7601
Fax: (307) 777-3519
Registry Search:

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