ACE Training Institute was founded with the purpose of providing the local community with the opportunity to obtain a career that would satisfy the growing need for qualified entry health care workers. It offers training that is economically available to everyone and introduces the student to the healthcare field while allowing him or her to obtain a job and serve the community at the same time. This school is approved and regulated by the Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges Austin, Texas, and the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (THHSC).
ACE is also a vendor of the Texas Deparment of Assistive and Rehabilitive Services (DARS) and Veteran Affairs (VA).
Our combined classroom, office space and lab area provides ample space for instruction and practice of all the necessary skills needed to train students to become excellent workers, ready to make a difference. The students are provided with various opportunities to practice and demonstrate their ability to perform learned skills confidently and comfortably. Our facility is located along the bus route, convenient for Metro Riders.
ACE Training Institute has selected a highly professional team with extensive workforce educational skills.
Stella Iyare, RN, MSN
Angela Oko-Tie-Eboh, BSN. RN. NP.
Maria Andrea Rosado, School Designee, CNA
This is a comprehensive course designed to teach students the skills and abilities essential to the provision of basic care to patients and residents in hospitals and long term care facilities. The student will learn how to administer First Aid, perform CPR, check vital signs, and many other essential skills required to be licensed as a C.N.A. In order to be licensed, students must take the Texas Nurse Aide exam ($104.50-not included in the tuition). The written exam may be taken in english or spanish and the skills will be performed when requested by an examiner.
The total cost is $820.00, you may pay $300 to start and the rest may be made in payments. This includes book, tuition, t-shirt, and criminal background check. This does not include the state exam ($104.50 paid to Pearson Vue).
Class days are Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays both in the morning and in the evening.
9 am to 2 pm for five weeks or 5 pm to 9 pm for six weeks
-Individual should not be listed on misconduct Registry.
-Have 8th grade/High school education or pass the school's placement exam.
This course includes the development of knowledge and skills related to many commonly prescribed medications. Students will learn the classification, side effects, techniques, and administration, including preparation and accurate distribution of medications. Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to take the Texas certification examination for Medication Aide (included in the tuition).
Classes are available in the morning (9 am to 1 pm) and evenings (5 pm to 9 pm). Class days are three days a week (Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays) for ten weeks.
The new promotional total cost is now $950.00, you may $300 to start and the rest may be made in payments. This includes your ACCESS CARD to the textbook, tuition, and state exam.
-Be able to understand english
-Be at least 18 years of age
-Be free of communicable diseases and in suitable physical and emotional health to safely administer medications.
-Be a graduate of a high school or have a general equivalency diploma.
-Be currently employed in a long-term care facility (Nursing home, group home or assisted living ONLY. Home health agencies, detention centers, prison, and private duty will NOT be accepted) for at least 90 days as a nurse aide or non-licensed direct care staff person on the first official day of an applicant’s medication aide training program or have been employed in a facility for as a certified nurse aide on the first official day of an applicant’s medication aide training program.
3/23/20- Due to COVID-19, this starting date has been changed to 4/06/20 as of now.
The next class date...
This seminar will provide certified nurse assistants (C.N.A.) with 24 hours of continuing education hours. The main skills to be learned include but not limited to the personal care, basic nursing care, restorative care, care of residents with dementia disorder including Alzheimer’s disease, care of residents with cognitive disorder, mental health and social skill along with geriatric care. Available Monday through Saturday between the hours of 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. No registration needed.
Participants with working knowledge of administering medication to residents will receive reinforcement of the importance of abiding by the laws governing a permit holder, safe Medication administration, patient’s right to know and to refuse medication and necessary follow up actions, update of any changes or new addition to safe medication administration practices, appropriate use of reference material, and proper documentations of medications in resident’s clinical records. Available Monday through Saturday between the hours of 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. No registration needed.
First time: $50.00. Classes begin at 12:30 pm Monday through Thursday.
Saturday classes begin at 10 am- Appointment required.
Renewals: $40.00 (Must present previous card to get this price). Walk-in
Cash only. A fee will be added to debit/credit card payments.
Nurse Aide and Medication Aide license renewals are available Monday through Saturday between the hours of 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. No registration is needed.
Nurse Aide $100.00
Medication Aide: $50.00
Cash or card only (we do not accept American Express nor Discover).
We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: By appointment