Nursing Assistant (CNA)

The Nursing Assistant Training Program is a 100 Instructional hour course. A 3-week course in length, which provides clinical training and classroom setting. We offer both morning (Monday through Friday 7:00 A.M. till 3:30 P.M.) which is a 3-week course and evening classes (Monday through Thursday 5:00 P.M. till 9:30 P.M.) which is a 7-week course. The type of CNA training we offer includes videos, lectures, laboratory practices, and also students attend a clinical site. Upon successful completion of the course, the trainee will receive a CNA certification.

The trainee is then eligible to take the State Examination to become a Certified Nursing Assistant.

Career Opportunities: Nursing Assistant (CNA) can find employment in hospitals, ambulatory care and outpatient facilities, long term care homes, clinics, physicians’ offices, hospice care, rehabilitation centers and in home care settings with an agency or as private duty.

Phlebotomy Technician Program

The Phlebotomy Technician Program is a 100 Instructional hour course. A 3-week course in length for the day program which are from Monday through Friday 7:00 A.M. till 3:30 P.M. Evening course is a 7-week course that is from Monday through Thursday 5:00 P.M. till 9:30 P.M. We also offer a Saturday only course that runs for 13 Saturdays from 7:00 A.M. till 3:30 P.M. Students will learn how to safely and effectively draw blood using a capillary puncture and venipuncture. Aspiring Phlebotomists will receive hands-on phlebotomy training, while learning proper infection control practices. To receive a certification each student must have 40 successful venipuncture and 10 successful capillaries during phlebotomy training. Upon successful completion of the course, the trainee will receive a certificate of completion. The trainee is then eligible to take the National Certification Examination to become a phlebotomist.

Phlebotomy Refresher Program

Are you looking to refresh your skills as a phlebotomist? This course provides students who have completed an up-to date phlebotomy procedure. In this course, students will refresh their skills as a phlebotomist and practice blood draw techniques. This eighth day class includes classroom learning and simulation labs that cover venipuncture, specimen collection, safety and universal precautions, body system and etc.

Contact us to learn more about our upcoming phlebotomy training programs.

CPR, First-Aid, Blood-Borne Pathogen Training

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) is a life-saving technique useful in many emergencies, including a heart attack or near drowning experience in which someone breathing, or heartbeat has stopped.

To learn more about receiving your CPR certification or to enroll in a CNA training course, please feel free to call us today! Our team is proud to teach students across Orange, Hartford, and New Haven, CT.

Basic Life Training (BLS)

BLS is defined as the level of medical care which is offered to patients suffering from life threatening diseases or injuries before and during the time they are shifted to higher level of treatment.

I.V Certification & 8 Hour IV Refresher Course

If you are a new graduate, practicing nurse looking to learn a new skill or longing to specialize in vascular access we have a hands-on training program. We offer this training once every two months.

Security Guard Card Certification (unarmed)

This  is an  8 hour class (1 day) that goes over all the basics about the Security Industry and how to be a Security Officer. It also covers all the laws pertaining to the security industry in CT, all the state laws governing self defense and use of force,. We cover the use of force continuum, fire safety, the history of security, work place violence, terrorism, fire safety, communication skills, and many other aspects of the security industry. 

Classes are held  every  first Tuesday’s of the month; and every Friday’s and Saturday’s.

We offer:

$30.00 Fingerprints at our facility site

$20.00 (2 x 2 photo)

CDL Class A Training

Are you ready to earn your CDL Class A license? F.S.T.S will give you all the knowledge and practice you need with our 3weeks; 8 weeks or 22 weeks of instruction in the classroom and in-depth training behind the wheel.

Our CDL Class A certification course will prepare you to drive a “Class A” truck in any United State. You will be thoroughly prepared for your exam after 40 hours in the classroom and practice driving on local and interstate roads.


If you’re getting ready to take your Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) test again, F.S.T.S. are here to help! The purpose for taking a refresher course is due to  it’s been a little while since you last attempted the CDL exam, and you want to be certain that you’ll be ready next time you take the test. 

Our CDL refresher course will prepare you for both the written and behind-the-wheel portions of your exam. As one of the affordable schools in Connecticut F.S.T.S. can help you build a new career for yourself in an industry that pays an average salary of $60,000.

ServSafe Certification

This certification is an 8hour course may be done via Zoom or in person. Food safety course will teach you proper food handling practices that will protect your food-service operation. As many as 582 million people experience food-borne diseases every year. Hence, food safety is extremely important to food-related businesses of any size.

This course will ensure when working with food, you are able to prevent foodborne illness, contamination, allergic reactions and the spread of disease.

Classes are held  every  first Tuesday’s of the month; and every Friday’s and Saturday’s.

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