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Course Information

Your Certified Nurse Assistant Training Includes Curriculum that is
Approved by the California Department of Public Health: 

California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office Nurse Assistant Model Curriculum

Module 1 Introduction to Nurse Assistant
Module 2 Patient/Resident Rights
Module 3 Communication/Interpersonal Skills
Module 4 Prevention and Management of Catastrophe and Unusual Occurrences
Module 5 Body Mechanics
Module 6 Medical and Surgical Asepsis
Module 7 Weight and Meaures
Module 8 Patient Care Skills
Module 9 Patient Care Procedures
Module 10 Vital Signs
Module 11 Nutrition
Module 12 Emergency Procedures
Module 13 Long Term Care Patient/Resident
Module 14 Rehabilitative Nursing
Module 15 Observation and Charting
Module 16 Death and Dying
Module 17 Patient/Resident Abuse

Prior to enrollment in the Watsonville Adult School CNA program, students must attend an orientation to pick up a packet that provides forms including: 

  • High school Diploma/GED
  • Livescan
  • Physical exam
  • Tuberculosis skin test/x-ray
  • Flu Shot (if available)
  • Application
  • Tuition $1600.00

Other costs:

  • Scrubs & closed toe work shoes
  • State certification exam-$100

Watsonville Adult School meets Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

  • Theory: 8:30am-3:00pm
  • Clinical skills training 6:30am-1:00pm

CNA Watsonville Google Site