Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to describe and provide safe and competent personal care and procedures to clients in a long-term care setting; provide safety, [...]
Under the law, you must pass a State-prescribed CNA course and also pass a Certification Exam. You cannot work as a CNA in a nursing home in any state unless you are approved by that state. If [...]
Why do I sometimes hear Certified Nurse Assistants being referred to with other titles? Is there a difference?
The official title is Certified Nurse Assistant. “Aide” is commonly used in place of assistant. The term Certified Nurse Assistant is commonly abbreviated as CNA. Other titles you may encounter [...]
When you complete your clinical training, you will take the California certification exam. The exam is administered by an independent testing organization authorized by the State of California [...]
There are so many ways for participants to share their essays online in order to collect votes. You can share the link through social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and [...]
Yes. CCTC will still accept essays throughout the years so long as a scholarship program is being offered.
Do I need certification in BLS (Basic Life Support), ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support), and PALS (Pediatric Advance Life Support) in order to qualify for the scholarship?
Though CCTC offers courses in ACLS, BLS, CPR, PALS, and ECG & Pharmacology, the scholarship does not require its students to have certifications in those courses.
Will I qualify for the scholarship if I am based outside of California and if I study in a school outside of California?
Even if you are a nursing student, you must be a California resident in order to qualify for the scholarship. You must present your California Drivers License to prove that you are a resident of [...]
CCTC currently does not have any scholarship programs designed for LVN or medical assistant students.