Licensed Nursing Assistant

The NH Board of Nursing approved Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) program consists of 46 hours of classroom theory/lab and 60 hours of clinical for a total of 106 hours of coursework. The theory portion is delivered at the college. The clinical is arranged at a local health care facility. After successfully completing the LNA program, all students must register for the state competency written and clinical exam and complete criminal background checks/fingerprinting as part of the process to obtain their LNA license with the State of New Hampshire. This course is not part of the Associate Degree in the Nursing Program.

Target Audience: 

Next Class:  8/26/24-10/29/24  ||  Clinical: 9/21/24-10/27/24

Prerequisites: See Description ||  Format: LNA program is hybrid (online and in person).  

Course #:  NURS100L ||  CRN #: 14178 ||  Contact Hours:  106    ||    Estimated Costs:  $1,407 (includes drug testing fee) + other fees.   

For more information, contact LRCC Licensed Nursing Assistant Program Coordinator Cathy Weigel

Medical Assistant Program Information

Prepare to be a certified Medical Assistant, assisting physicians with administrative and clinical responsibilities of a medical office.  The Medical Assistant Certificate program includes 72+ hours of classroom instruction, and 80 hours of clinical practicum at local medical offices. Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for the NHA Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national exam.

Target Audience: Individuals age 18+ with high school diploma or HiSet who seek a career in healthcare. 

Next Class Starts:  8/28/24  ||    Prerequisites: See Description ||  Format:  Primarily face-to-face classroom, lab and clinical practicum

Course #:  NCHC 200L  ||  CRN #: 14238 ||  Contact Hours:  480    ||    Estimated Costs:  $5,500 + fees. 

Ask about fully paid Medical Assistant apprenticeship opportunities with Concord Hospital- Laconia/Franklin.  

For more information, contact LRCC Medical Assistant Program Coordinator Amy Burke

Please contact Amy Burke for more information on available customized trainings for Health Sciences & Services


Employers: Many trainings may be eligible for a 50% tuition grant from NH Job Training Fund.

Contact Amy Burke for more information on LRCC training opportunities.