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Certified Nurse Assistant Certificate

The Certified Nurse Assistant program provides the initial steps for entering the healthcare field. Our faculty will assist each individual in their educational efforts towards becoming a CNA.

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Earn your Certificate in Certified Nurse Assistant in as little as 2 months via full-time or in 3-months via part-time Program!
  • Graduates are eligible to sit for a CA state-approved CNA certification examination
  • Convenient class schedules
  • Full-time career services 
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Overview & Accreditation

Certified Nurse Assistants (CNAs) are vital to the daily operations in hospitals and nursing care facilities.

Certified Nurse Assistants are on the front lines of patient care, work under the supervision of a nurse to help patients with daily living tasks, assist with medical equipment, and check patient vital signs.

CNAs give patients important social and emotional support and also provide vital information on patient conditions to nurses.

The Certified Nurse Assistant program at Platt College is approved by the California Department of Public Health. Graduates are eligible to sit for a CA state-approved CNA certification examination.

The Certified Nurse Assistant program at Platt College is not Title IV eligible

GRADUATION FROM THE PROGRAM DOES NOT GUARANTEE ENTRY INTO ANY CAREER. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS MAY APPLY DEPENDING ON AN INDIVIDUAL’S PREVIOUS EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE.

Platt College Los Angeles LLC is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).  For more information, click HERE

Schedule

Earn your Certificate in Certified Nurse Assistant in as little as 2 months via full-time or in 3-months via part-time Program!

Start dates may vary by campus, contact us for details HERE

Financial Aid

The Certified Nurse Assistant program at Platt College is not Title IV eligible

To learn more, click here: https://plattcollege.edu/financial-aid/

Career Services

Platt College maintains an active career services department to assist graduates as well as current students seeking part-time or full-time jobs while attending school. However, the school cannot guarantee employment.

Students are given the opportunity to pursue job referrals maintained by Career Services.

Our Career Services personnel explain and assist with our student’s job search process. Placement efforts occur through graduation and beyond.

Career Services aims to build the job acquiring skills of our students through interviews and workshops in the following areas:

  • Career planning
  • Resume and cover letter writing
  • Completing applications
  • Researching and contacting potential employers

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