Home - Degrees & Courses - Adult Education/GED - Bridge to CNA Bridge to Certified Nursing Assistant Are you interested in a career in the health sciences? The Bridge to CNA program may be right for you. Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) are an asset to both the patients and the entire medical team. They provide personal care as well as critical observations about patient health. Bridge to CNA is a three-week course designed to prepare you to succeed in NUAD 120 Basic Nurse Assistant Training. You will learn health science terminology, basic math, study skills, test-taking strategies and much more. These courses can be taken concurrently with High School Equivalency classes and are free for qualifying students.