The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) is a two years diploma leading to the eligibility for license as CNA. The program is recognized by the Pakistan Nursing Council (PNC), Islamabad. It is affiliated with Nursing Examination Board, Punjab. A CNA, or certified nursing assistant program is intended to provide auxiliary nurses to graduate nurses for improvement in quality of patient care and lessen the burden of health care cast. It will also help to overcome the shortage of nurses which is an acute problem at national and international levels.