Nursing Assistant Training Program
The Nursing Assistant Training Program is a program that consists of 164 training hours; 60 hours of classroom instruction and 104 hours of supervised clinical and skills lab training at an accredited and state-approved facility.
The program is designed to prepare qualified individuals to become safe and competent Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in a variety of healthcare facilities. The curriculum prepares them to take the program competency evaluation for State Certification.
Upon completion of the training, the students will be able to demonstrate appropriate and effective communicating skills, assists with basic emergency procedures, apply the basic principles of infection control, and demonstrate behavior that promotes the resident's independence and prevents abuse.
The student will be awarded a Certificate of Completion and become eligible to take the CNA proficiency examination and be certified by the California Department of Public Health(CDPH).
Home Health Aide Training Program
The Home Health Aide Training Program is a program aimed at training a current CNA to assist with the care of all patients in an acute care facility under the supervision of a licensed nurse.
The program consists of elderly, convalescent or disabled persons live in their own homes instead of healthcare facilities. Under the direction of nursing or medical staff, they provide health-related services, such as administering oral medications, monitor the patient's vital signs and help with simple prescribed exercises.
Home Health Aide will assist patients to get in and out of bed, bathe, dress and groom. On occasion, they may change non-sterile dressings, gives massages or provide skin care and assist with medical equipment such as ventilators which help patients breathe.
Upon successfully completing all the requirements of the course, the student will be awarded with a Certificate of Completion.
The student will also receive 40 CE contact hours for CNA State Certification.
Program Approved by CDPH
Expiration Date: 02/28/2024