Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)  

Students will learn the essential skills required to fulfill the responsibilities that comprise the full spectrum of patient care, including gathering vital medical information, maintaining a safe, clean environment, assisting patients with daily activities, and communicating vital health information about a patient’s condition to supervising RNs and LPNs and other medical staff. This program will prepare the student for certification by the State of California as an entry-level healthcare worker.

Weekend Classes Available in the Sacramento area. 

Enroll today and start your rewarding career in healthcare.
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The CNA program in California as offered through McKallen Medical is not a part of Lifework Education's ABHES grant of accreditation. 


CNA Training Options

Classroom and Online Training Required:  60 Theory Hours  |  100 Clinical Hours

Classes are available in Los Angeles, Sacramento, and San Jose. 
Tuition: $1600 
Registration Fee: $150 (non- refundable; is credited to the tuition amount due upon enrollment)

Flexible payment plans available and WIOA Financial Assistance accepted

Start Your Career: Enroll Now

Online Evening and Clinical Schedule

Online Theory Classes are offered online via Zoom on Monday – Thursday. Clinicals are 7:00am-5:30pm at a local skilled nursing facility. 6 week course

**Skills Practice Labs are available on Fridays or Saturdays in Rancho Cucamonga, CA**


Fill out the Inquiry Form to give us an idea of what you're looking for in your career path!

Explore your financing options:
  • Employer Sponsorship (if available in your area):
    We have partnered with some of the best and most prominent employers in the region, to bring you the opportunity to cover the cost of your tuition, as well as ensure your future with a guaranteed job position upon graduation.
  • Financing:
    We offer financing available to suit your needs and give you the flexibility to start a program when it's right for you.


Tuition Includes

  • Textbook & Workbook
  • 1 Uniform CPR/BLS Certification
  • Job Assistance
  • Livescan Fingerprinting

Minimum Admission Requirements

  • Ages 16 or Above (must have parent or guardian permission if under 18)
  • Valid Government Photo ID (Drivers License/State ID, Passport, etc)
  • Social Security Card or Tax ID Number (TIN) letter from IRS

Required Technology

  • Internet Access
  • Gmail Email Account
  • Microsoft Word Software
  • Web Camera
  • **Online Classes will be taught via Google Classroom and Zoom

Frequently Asked Questions

Note: Continuing education courses are not included within this institution’s ABHES grant of accreditation