0 Mandatory Hours
0 Elective Hours
24 Total Hours

Learn what's required for your Certified Nursing Assistant license in Florida

This Certified Nursing Assistant licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Florida Department of Health. We recommend you contact the Florida Department of Health for more detailed information or changes.
If you obtain Certified Nursing Assistant licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

Florida Certified Nursing Assistant: Certified Nursing Assistant

Total Hours Required: 24
Mandatory Hours: 0
Elective Hours: 0
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 05/31/2020

Online Info

All CNAs must complete a minimum of 24 hours of in-service training each biennium. In-service training hours shall include, but are not limited to, the following areas:
  • Bloodborne Pathogens, Infection Control
  • Domestic Violence
  • Medical Record Documentation and Legal Aspects Appropriate to Nursing Assistants
  • Resident Rights
  • Communication with cognitively impaired clients
  • CPR skills
  • Medical Error Prevention and Safety

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Roster Required: yes
Roster Process:

We will report your hours electronically to CEBroker withinone business day.  CEBroker is theofficial CE tracking system for your state licensing board.

Roster Sent: Every 1 days

Governing Agency

Name: Florida Department of Health
Phone: 8502454125
Fax: 8506176460
Address: 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #C13 Tallahassee, FL 32399

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.