Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide
NURSE ASSISTANT (NURSE 100):
The Nursing Assistant application for the Fall 2017 course is now closed. The application for Spring 2018 will be available in October.
HOME HEALTH AIDE (NURSE 101):
The application for the Spring 2017 Home Health Aide (Nurse 101) course is now closed. The next class will be held Spring 2018 - check back here for details!
For students who are interested in vocational training and who are not necessarily seeking a college degree, we offer two classes:
NURSE 101 - Home Health Aide
The Nurse Assistant and Home Health Aide courses are designed for students who:
- Are seeking employment as an entry level provider
- Are interested in the direct patient care experience
- Desire exposure to a health care environment to access their interest in health care as a career
- Want to prepare for the State of California Department of Health Services Nurse Assistant and/or Home Health Aide Certification
Other Important Gainful Employment Information and Opportunities/Links:
Department of Labor Job Market for Certified Nurse Assistant, Job Titles in Healthcare
California Department of Public Health
NOTE: Certified Nurse Assistant Testing - American River College no longer does testing. Contact Info: Northern California Regional Testing Center, Mission College, 3000 Mission College Blvd., MS 19, Santa Clara, CA 95054 (408) 855-5203, 855-5216