Upon embarking on a transformational journey to becoming a healthcare professional at Avanza Training, students take their first step toward becoming Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs). A testament to their dedication, aspiring CNAs must pass a comprehensive CNA written exam and a rigorous practical exam. But… Read More »CNA Written Exam Prep
Whether you’re an experienced caregiver seeking a salary adjustment or a new graduate coming to the field wanting fair compensation, this blog will equip you with the essential strategies on how to negotiate a raise effectively in healthcare. Prepare to empower yourself and maximize your… Read More »How to Negotiate a Raise in Healthcare
At Avanza Training, we understand the physical and mental toll that comes with long shifts at work. That’s why we believe in preparing our students not only for the technical aspects of the job but also for the sometimes-demanding schedule that comes with it. This blog… Read More »Long Shifts at Work: How to Best Prepare
As a working individual pursuing a career in healthcare as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), you may struggle to balance the demands of your job, family, and education with Avanza Training. However, it’s essential to prioritize work-life balance to ensure you can manage everything without… Read More »Work-Life Balance: Why It Matters
A caregiver’s job encompasses complex feelings. Some days are easier than others and in unfortunate and sometimes unforeseen events, a caregiver says goodbye to their patient forever. Whether you cared for a loved one, have been the patient’s caregiver for over 10 years, or were… Read More »Caregiver Grief and How to Cope
You have just completed your coursework and passed your state exams to become a professional healthcare worker! Congratulations! What’s next? Avanza Training is here to offer advice for graduates that will set them up for success as they begin their careers. First things first, creating… Read More »Healthcare Career Advice for Graduates
What makes Avanza Training special are the people, the instructors, and the passion we all have for providing care. As we continue to train the next generation of caregivers, it’s important that we continue to share all of the amazing feedback we receive. “Everything about… Read More »Why Do You Love Avanza Training?
What does it mean to be a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)? While there is no one answer, in this blog, Avanza Training will explain what a CNA does for their patients and members of the community, and how someone can become a CNA in as… Read More »What Does it Mean to be a CNA?
Working in healthcare can be extremely rewarding but also stressful. So how do you maintain a healthy work/life balance when some days feel consuming and draining? Avanza Training is here to help you better your personal relationships while working a high-stress job. Stay hydrated and… Read More »Better Your Personal Relationships While Working a High-Stress Job
You finally received an interview invitation call from a home care company that you have wanted to work for. Now what? In this blog, Avanza Training will share helpful tips on how to land your dream job in home care before, during, and after the interview process. … Read More »How to Land Your Dream Job in Home Care