Certified Nurse Assistant

How to get started?

Your next opportunity to start a CNA Course at HOC will be spring/summer 2019. 

Click this link to register for the CNA Orientation.

 

Certified Nurse Assistant Orientation Information:

  • Orientation attendance is MANDATORY
  • Orientation date/time
    • Monday, February 25, 2019
    • 6:00 – 7:30 pm
  • Orientation attendance will not be recorded for anyone entering orientation 15 minutes late or more.

     

    Testing Information

  • Testing information/dates/times will be released at the orientation.
  • To review for the HOC Entry Screening Test click here
    • Make sure to review all levels of the CASAS Reading Goals Test.

 

 

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

 

Spring/Summer Schedules to choose from:

Start Date

End Date

Days of the week

Times

March 25, 2019

June 19, 2019

Monday - Thursday

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

May 6, 2019

June 28, 2019

Monday - Friday

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

July 15, 2019

September 25, 2019

Monday - Thursday

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

 

Fall Schedules will be posted soon.

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 Home Health Aide classes are now open.  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

March 25, 2019

April 4, 2019

Monday - Thursday

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

May 17, 2019

June 7, 2019

Mondays, Wednesdays,

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

AND Fridays

7:30 am – 4:00 pm

June 24, 2019

July 3, 2019

Monday - Friday

7:30 am – 2:00 pm

 

Scrub Color:  Any color

 

Instructor:

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