Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

School offices CLOSE starting Wednesday, June 15, 2022 and REOPEN on Monday, July 11, 2022.

Regular office hours are Monday through Thursday, 8:45am to 6:45pm.


PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS MUST meet the following prerequisites before enrolling in this class:

  • Completion of Prerequisite Class: Health Care Essentials

  • Students MUST purchase and wear burgundy scrubs to class.

  • Students MUST attend the first day of class for orientation.


Picture of CNA students lifting a patient with the Hoyer lift.

Gain the skills needed to care for ill, aging or disabled patients and prepare for the California State Board Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Examination. This class includes clinical practice in a skilled nursing facility.  Openings are filled on a first-come/first-served basis. Currently, there is no waiting list.


National City Adult School (1st Quarter)
(619) 336-9400

DAYS/TIMES:

Monday and Tuesday/5:30pm – 8:30pm  AND

Wednesday and Thursday/4:30pm – 8:30pm

LENGTH: 9 weeks


San Ysidro Adult School (2nd Quarter)
(619 ) 428-7200

DAYS/TIMES:

Monday and Tuesday/5:30pm – 8:30pm  AND

Wednesday and Thursday/4:30pm – 8:30pm

LENGTH: 9 weeks


COST: All CTE courses are FREE until May 2023. Fees have intentionally been waived to support students impacted financially because of the pandemic. (Students are responsible for the cost of fingerprinting.)


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