These facilities have developed a program to help cover the cost of the CNA training for individuals that are interested in working within their locations. If interested, call the listed contact for more information.
WisCaregiver Careers offers complete funding for course tuition, the state testing fee, and even a retention bonus by connecting you with a potential employer to become certified AND employed. The process is online and free to you. Visit the WisCaregiver Careers website to learn more.
If you are a resident of Waupaca, Waushara, or Portage Counties that works at least 20 hours per week, you may be eligible for financial assistance for our Quality CNA Training course. For more information contact Skills Development Manager Sarah Koepke at 715-340-5357 or visit the CAP Services website.
FSET is a free program that helps FoodShare members build their job skills and find jobs. Visit the FSET website for more information.
The Department of Workforce Development offers scholarships and financial assistance programs to displaced workers, workers with disabilities, and many others. For more information on their programs, visit the Job Center of Wisconsin Training and Education page.
Funding is available statewide for individuals with temporary or permanent disabilities. For more information, call 800-442-3477 or visit the DVR website.
Founded in 1979, Forward Service Corporation helps low-income adults and youth start their careers. Visit their website or call 608-244-3526 to learn more about their programs and see which ones you qualify for.
UMOS offers assistance for individuals with an agricultural work background. They also have programs for those who are dependents of parents who have worked in agricultural during the past 2 years. These work backgrounds include crops, cannery, dairy, nurseries, poultry, Christmas trees/wreaths, farm animal care, greenhouse, hay bailing or any other related farm work.
Applicants to the UMOS program must be a U.S. citizen or a legal resident at least 18 years of age. For locations in your area, please visit the UMOS website.
The Quality CNA staff were very supportive and were able to help me find the funding. Now I have a full time job and an apartment of my own. N.B Waupaca Student
with the exams and allowed me to come into class early each day to help me so that I could graduate with the rest of the class. C.T. Waupaca Student
– M.B Waupaca
find funding for this class. I couldn’t have afforded it without their help. – G.B. Waupaca Student
-F.S. Waupaca Student