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Certification Prep and First Aid and CPR Avocational Course

Complete the avocational course in as little as 5 weeks!

The Certified Nurse Assistant Curriculum

The objectives of Platt College’s Certified Nurse Assistant program are:
  • To equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to assume the role and responsibility required in long-term care as a Certified Nurse Assistant;
  • To train students in effective communication, infection control, safety, resident’s rights and basic nursing skills through lecture, lab and clinical practice;
  • To prepare students to take the Certified Nursing Assistant Board Exam and be licensed as a Certified Nurse Assistant; and
  • To prepare students to gain employment as a licensed CNA.
  • A certificate of completion is awarded to students who successfully complete the course. The graduates will also be prepared to sit for their State Certification Exam.
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Overview & Accreditation

Platt College Los Angeles is accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), recognized by the US Department of Education to accredit institutions of higher education across the United States. The primary purpose of ACCSC and other accrediting agencies is to establish and maintain high educational standards and ethical business practices among its accredited institutions.

For more than 40 years, ACCSC has been at the forefront of establishing and advancing quality education at private, postsecondary career schools and colleges. ACCSC, recognized by the United States Department of Education as a private, non-profit, independent accrediting agency, is dedicated to ensuring a quality education for more than 250,000 students who annually pursue career education at 800 accredited institutions. ACCSC’s mission is to serve as a reliable authority on educational quality and to promote enhanced opportunities for students by establishing, sustaining, and enforcing valid standards and practices which contribute to the development of a highly trained and competitive workforce through quality career oriented education.

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