Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Certificate of Proficiency
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02371)

Designed for students interested in a career in nursing. Completion of the program is required for entrance into the Associate Degree Nursing program and the Vocational Nursing program and confers eligibility to take the State Nursing Assistant Certification exam. Hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and other healthcare settings employ CNA’s.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Upon completion of the program, the student will be able to accurately articulate patient findings to the licensed personnel.
  • Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to identify basic patient needs and discuss their findings with other healthcare personnel to assist in creating better patient outcomes.
  • Upon completion of this program, the student will demonstrate the ability to work with a diverse population of healthcare staff and patients.
Program Requirements
CNA 20CERTIFIED NURING ASSISTANT (CNA)5.5
CNA 20LCERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT LAB3
Total Units8.5