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.

Enroll today and start your rewarding career in healthcare.
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CNA Training Options

Classroom or Online Training:  60 Theory Hours  |  100 Clinical Hours

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Los Angeles

Tuition: $1700 Classroom or Online
Registration Fee: $150 (non- refundable; is credited to the tuition amount due upon enrollment)

Flexible payment plans available and WIOA Financial Assistance accepted


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Sacramento

Tuition: $1500 Classroom or Online
Registration Fee: $150 (non- refundable; is credited to the tuition amount due upon enrollment)

Flexible payment plans available and WIOA Financial Assistance accepted


Enroll Now: Northern California CNA

San Jose

Tuition: $1700 Classroom or Online
Registration Fee: $150 (non- refundable; is credited to the tuition amount due upon enrollment)

Flexible payment plans available and WIOA Financial Assistance accepted


Enroll Now: Northern California CNA

Day & Weekend Classroom Schedules

Day Theory Classes are offered on campus in Rancho Cucamonga on Monday – Thursday 8:00am– 4:30pm. Clinicals are available on Monday-Thursdays 7:00am-5:30pm at a local skilled nursing facility. 6 week course

Weekend Theory Classes are offered on campus Saturday & Saturday 8:00am-4:30pm. Clinicals are available on Saturday & Sunday 7:00am-5:30pm at a local skilled nursing facility. 11 week course

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

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**

Need help funding your tuition?

Lifework Education partners with LeadingAge California to bring tuition free CNA training through the Gateway-In Project.

LeadingAge California was awarded by the California Departments of Health Access and Information to implement this project which will train 2,700 Certified Nurse Assistants and Home Health Aides.

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How does it work?

The CNA Training program provides wrap-around support and incentives for career development for those entering or already in the field. By providing training, wrap-around support, and incentives for career development for those entering or already in the field, the program will make significant headway in turning the tides on the ongoing workforce shortage crisis pervading the health care workforce that supports older adults across the country.

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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 (available immediately):
    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 (available immediately):
    We offer financing available to suit your needs and give you the flexibility to start a program when it's right for you.
  • Leading Age Grant funding (available October 3rd):
    The CNA Training program provides training, wrap-around support (like childcare, transportation, food, ESL Training, scrubs, and textbooks), and incentives for career development for those entering or already in the field. This program will make significant headway in turning the tides on the ongoing workforce shortage crisis pervading the health care workforce that supports older adults across the country. Applications for grant open on October 1st, with funding available October 3rd.

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
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Frequently Asked Questions