Hot Springs National Park, AR asked in Employment Law for Arkansas

Q: If if I've had a forgery conviction in 2008 does that disqualify me from being a CNA

If I have a forgery offense in 2008 does that disqualify me from becoming a certified nursing assistant

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A: There is no law or rule that would disqualify you from being hired as a CNA on this basis. However, employers can adopt policies where applicants with criminal records are rejected. Unfortunately, there is also no law or rule that prevents employers from doing this.

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