FALL CLASS INFO COMING SOON SAMPLE CLASSES BELOW
Registration Begins at our Open House
Saturday
August 23 9am-1pm Serra Campus

Visit the Health & Safety page for Basic First Aid • CPR
• Non-Medical Home Care Worker/Personal Care Aide

CERTIFIED NURSE ASSISTANT (CNA)
Enrollment is limited to 12 students. Learn the skills to provide appropriate care at the bedside and in the chronic long-term nursing care environment. Develop hands-on skills to prepare to take the state certification test. Fee includes fingerprints, CPR training and state testing. Fee does not include materials (CNA books, gait belt, blood pressure cuff, stethoscope, uniform and shoes). Call the Alvarado office 510.559.2660 for more information.

Students will be required to provide proof of physical examination, MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella), VSV (chicken pox) immunizations, and a TB (tuberculosis) clearance/screening. Prospective students will also have to be fingerprinted through our Human Resource Department. The program requires 160 hours of instruction.
FALL 2014 DATES COMING SOON
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
0615301
Gilbert
Alvarado
10 & 11
$1,000
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31
Mon-Thu (class)
9:00am-2:30pm

Mon-Wed (clinic)
Sat (clinic)
3:00-8:00pm
7:00am-1:30pm


HOME HEALTH AIDE (HHA)
Enrollment is limited to 12 students. Prerequisite: CNA. This is a 40 hour program designed to give the home health aide tools to work independently or with an agency to care for clients at home. Training will focus on safety, client emergency, nutrition and meal planning, abuse, medical and social needs, household tasks, and preparation discharge from a nursing home. Students who continue to take the HHA course will not be issued a Home Health Aide Certificate from the state until they have passed the CNA competency exam from a state approved testing vendor. Clinical hours may vary.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
0615401
Gilbert
Alvarado
10 & 11
$200
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8
Mon-Thu (class)
9:00am-2:30pm

Mon-Wed (clinic)
Sat (clinic)
3:00-8:00pm
7:00am-1:30pm


CNAs: ARE YOU LOOKING FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR LICENSE RENEWAL?

Enrollment is limited to 10 students. We have everything you need to renew your license. This is a 48 hour program. You must be a CNA to take this course. You will learn adaptive equipment, transferring skills, special needs for feeding, hearing and sight impaired.
SPECIAL NEEDS/RESTORATIVE NURSING PROGRAM
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Mtgs
Days
Time
0615000
Gilbert
Alvarado
10 & 11
$275
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7
Mon-Sat
9:00am-4:30pm

CEU COURSES - The following CEU Courses are also offered to CNAs:
COMMUNICATION
0615100
Gilbert
Alvarado
10 & 11
$50
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1
Mon
8:30am-3:00pm
MENTAL HEALTH
0615800
Gilbert
Alvarado
10 & 11
$50
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1
Tue
9:00am-3:30pm
CONFUSION, DEMENTIA, AND ALZHEIMER'S
0616000
Gilbert
Alvarado
10 & 11
$50
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2
Wed/Thu
9:00am-3:30pm
DEATH & DYING
0616200
Gilbert
Alvarado
10 & 11
$50
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1
Fri
8:30am-3:30pm


MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING
Pre-requisite: Medical Terminology. This course will introduce the student to the basics of medical insurance and ethics, including insurance terminology, various coding systems (ICD-9/CPT), general out-patient billing procedures, and review of medical terminology.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
0615502
Leeper
Alvarado
4
$150
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10
Tue/Thu
7:00-9:00pm