There are no costs to the individual upon successfully qualifying for financial assistance. All instructional materials for this training will be provided through funding sources.


  • Step 1 – Contact SLATE at 314-657-3504, 314-657-3505, 314-657-3573 or 314-657-3562 to attend information session to see if you qualify for financial assistance for the CMT training program.                                                           
  • Step 2 – If you qualify for financial assistance, fill out CMT Program Application and select a TABE test date (see below for dates and locations).  Scan form and e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  The TABE test review books will be delivered to SLATE or may be picked up at South Tech High School, 12721 West Watson Road, St. Louis, MO 63127.
  • Step 3 – Complete TABE Test, if successful, receive applicant packet from STL Training.  
  • Step 4 – Complete Applicant packet and turn into STL Training 2 weeks prior to training start date.

The below requirements are required and need to be completed in order to be accepted into the training.

  • Be employed as a CNA for a minimum of six months and provide a copy of their certificate or card.
  • A copy of high school diploma, high school transcript or GED must be provided.  Foreign diplomas must be translated into English and verified through ECE (414-289-3400).
  • A letter of recommendation (on letterhead) from their current DON or administrator stating that they are recommending the employee enroll in the CMT training. 


  • Contact Angela Baker for dates and times, 314-989-7486 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


South Tech High School
12721 West Watson Road
Sunset Hills, MO 63127 


12721 West Watson Road
Sunset Hills MO 63127


Phone: (314) 989-7570