Nursing assistant Programs are provided at nursing homes, vocational schools, private schools, and community colleges in Bakersfield.
To become a CNA in California, you’ll need to pass the written portion and skills section of the State-Exam. Applicant must also be mentally and physically fit since the CNA job is very challenging. The average salary per year for a CNA in Bakersfield is between $19,450 and $30,531. To become a CNA in Bakersfield, the applicant needs to first complete the state required 150 hours of training. The test is divided in two parts: classroom and clinical.
I become a CNA at the age of 16 and it was very fun. I made a little money, but what I really like was that I got to help so many people and touch so many lives. So if you’re not sure if becoming a Nurse Aids is for you, just think of all the people you’ll get to help.
The California Nurse Aide Registry is one of the best organization to contact if you’re looking to start a new career as a Nurse Aide.
CA Nurse Aide Registry
CNA/HHA/CHT Certification Unit
Licensing and Certification Division
1615 Capitol Avenue, MS 3301
Sacramento, CA 95899-7416
Here are some of the programs we found. All of the CNA programs below are state approved as of 10/2012. Please contact the schools directly and speak to someone.
BAKERSFIELD ADULT SCHOOL/HHA
2727 F STREET
BAKERSFIELD, CA 93301
Tel: (661) 861-1151
1801 PANORAMA DRIVE
Tel: (661) 395-4284
PREFERRED COLLEGE OF NURSING BAKERSFIELD
2300 TRUXTON AVENUE STE 200
Tel: (661) 324-2509
VENA HEALTH EDUCATION INSTITUTE
2828 H STREET SUITE B
Tel: (661) 861-0877
230 S. MONTCLAIR STE. 203
Tel: (661) 381-7571
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA MEDICAL COLLEGE
3611 STOCKDALE HIGHWAY, SUITE I-2
Tel: (661) 832-2782
If you know of any other CNA programs in Bakersfield, please contact us or leave a comment below. We strive hard to provide the best and most accurate information to our visitors. Please remember that this information can and will change with time. If you see any information above that is incorrect, please contact us so we can update this page accordingly.