Announcement: New 2018 Austin CNA Program

             The Certified Nurse Aide certification offered through Skillpoint Alliance’s Gateway Program has historically operated as a four week training opportunity to Austin area residents. Throughout the duration of the program, participants learn and practice technical skills that will be utilized in a home health, hospital or living facility setting. Additionally, our participants spend 40 hours (one of the four weeks) working in an assisted living facility to practice Continue Reading >

A Wedding, Skillpoint Style

When Ashley signed up for Skillpoint’s Gateway program, she expected to learn valuable skills  and have the opportunity to advance her career as a Certified Nurse Aide. What she didn’t expect was for the experience to end with a wedding. Cody and Ashley were childhood friends, and first met because their families attended the same church. They lost touch growing up as the families went separate ways, but reconnected through Facebook as adults. A new friendship flourished and eventually led to Continue Reading >