CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT PROGRAM

The primary objective of the CNA program is to provide students with hands-on training necessary to offer higher quality care to patients, while working alongside other qualified healthcare professionals. The course offers training in skilled nursing facilities and students divide their time between classroom and laboratory instruction. This course will prepare students to take the California State Board Exam and students who successfully pass the exam will become certified by the State of California.


CLASSES ARE HELD ON SITE:   555 W. 26th Street, Merced CA 95340


DAY CLASSES,  MONDAY TO FRIDAY

  • Theory: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Skills Lab: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 
  • Clinical: 7:00 am - 3 :30 pm
  • WEEKEND CLASSES , SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
  • Theory   7am-7:30 pm
  • Clinicals   7am-7:30 pm

STEPS TO APPLY:

1. Apply online

2. You will be contacted to pick up the necessary paperwork

3. Pay tuition - $900.00. All Tuition must be paid in full prior to the start of class or you may ask about our payment plan options. 

ACCEPTABLE FORMS OF PAYMENT

1. Money order (made payable to: MJ Nursing Assistant Training Institute)

2. Cashiers check

3. Cash               

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS 

  • Applicants must be at least 16 years of age in the State of California to be certified, and must submit an application before the first day of class
  • Diploma or GED preferred but not required
  • Applicants must present a California ID and social security card upon submitting an application
  • Live scan must be submitted upon enrollment (applicants must not have a criminal background)
  • Tuberculosis (TB) skin test must be completed 90 days prior to the date of the first clinical experience (if skin test is positive a chest x-ray must be taken)
  • Physical examination within 1 year prior to patient contact
  • Must be able to read and write in English
  • Must sign student agreement enrollment form

PROGRAM FEES


Registration non-refundable fee: $50

Uniform and books: $110

Tuition fee does not include books, uniform, Board Exam, or malpractice insurance. Payments must be made prior to orientation.

OFFICE HOURS

MONDAY - FRIDAY

Call for appointment to meet with the Program Director.


PHONE:

(209) 233-9854

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NOTE: APPLYING ONLINE DOES NOT MEAN YOU ARE ENROLLED IN THE CLASS. STUDENTS WILL HAVE TO COME TO THE OFFICE AND PAY THE $50 APPLICATION FEE.