To become a Certified Nurse Aid - CNA (in Texas) and be eligible to work in a Texas nursing home unit, you must:
Successfully complete a state-approved nurse aide training and competency evaluation program, and
Successfully complete the competency evaluation program examination; or
Qualify to be placed on the Texas Nurse Aide Registry by waiver or reciprocity.
Learn more about becoming a Certified Nurse Aid from the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services.