Health Occupations Center

Certified Nurse Assistant

How to get started?

Our fall CNA classes listed below are full.  Your next opportunity to attend a Certified Nurse Assistant Orientation will be on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 9:00 am or 5:00 pm.  Classes will begin in January 2019.  Spring CNA schedules will be similar to the fall CNA schedules listed below. 

 

Step 1:  Certified Nurse Assistant

 

Course Description:

With their caring, compassion, and expertise, Certified Nurse Assistants are a vital key to their patient’s healthcare and well-being.  This 240 hour state-approved course combines classroom instruction, labs, and clinical training to prepare students for California certification as a Certified Nurse Assistant.

 

Prerequisite:  

A passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test, certification with the American Heart Association Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider, physical exam and immunizations.  No high school diploma or equivalent required for this class.

 

Registration Costs: 

$450.00

 

Additional Fees:  (Other prerequisite costs may vary)

Item

Approximate Cost

Due Date

Book

$104.00

First day of class

State Certification Examination Fee

$100.00

When requested

Live Scan fingerprinting

$52.00

When requested

American Data Bank immunization tracker

$12.00

First week of class

 

Schedules to choose from:

Start Date

End Date

Days of the week

Times

July 16, 2018

September 26, 2018

Monday - Thursday

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

August 13, 2018

November 28, 2018

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

August 13, 2018

December 12, 2018

Mondays, Wednesdays,

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

and Fridays

7:30 am – 4:00 pm

August 14, 2018

December 11, 2018

Tuesdays, Thursdays,

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

and Saturdays

7:30 am – 4:00 pm

October 1, 2018

December 19, 2018

Monday - Thursday

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

 

Scrub Color:  Royal Blue

royal blue

 

Instructors:

T. Villagomez and T. Phillips

 

Refund policy for this class:

There is a $25.00 charge for all refunds prior to 48 hours of the start of this class.  No refunds after that time.

 

 

Step 2:  Home Health Aide

 

How to get started?

Registration for fall 2018 Home Health Aide classes will open July 2, 2018.  You may register at The Health Occupations Center office.

 

Course Description:

The knowledge of a CNA’s role in home health is crucial to their career.  This course supports students in learning to use their CNA skills in the home environment.

 

Prerequisite:  

Must be a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA).  No high school diploma or equivalent required for this class.

 

Registration Costs: 

$150.00  (Other prerequisite costs may vary)

 

Schedules to choose from:

Start Date

End Date

Days of the week

Times

October 1, 2018

October 11, 2018

Monday - Thursday

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

January 7, 2019

January 17, 2019

Monday - Thursday

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

January 22, 2019

February 9, 2019

Tuesdays, Thursdays,

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

and Saturdays

7:30 am – 4:00 pm

 

Scrub Color:  Any color

 

Instructors:

T. Rahe

 

Refund policy for this class:

There is a $5.00 charge for all refunds prior to 48 hours of the start of this class.  No refunds after that time.

 

Home Health Aide