As a CNA you will provide basic care to patients, as well as assist them in daily activities they might have trouble with on their own, such as bathing. Because of the personal nature of the job, CNAs must be compassionate and enjoy helping others. In a nursing or long term care facility, a CNA is often the patient's main caregiver.
Attend an upcoming Orientation to enroll.
Read, write and speak English.
Pass the entrance exam with a 70% or better, given at orientation.
By first day of class:
Show proof of a negative TB test
Show proof of physical exam
Proof of Fingerprint clearance
Cost: $500.00 - due at orientation (includes textbook, skills workbook, 1 uniform and fingerprinting fee).
State Certification: Students will be responsible for $105.00 Red Cross exam fee.
Must provide a valid CA Photo ID and Original Security Card at Orientation.