If you are interested in making a difference in people's lives, consider becoming a certified nursing assistant. The West Hills College Lemoore Certified Nursing Assistant program prepares students for the field in just two months!
Students interested in enrolling in the WHCL Certified Nursing Assistant program must be at least 17 years of age, pass a physical examination, and pass a drug test and criminal background check. They also must provide a valid TB clearance and acquire a CPR card.
Students studying in the West Hills Certified Nursing Assistant program will learn laboratory skills and be provided with in-hospital training. Upon completion of this program, students will be prepared for the certification examination.
At this time we do not have a schedule for the 2018 NATP Program. If you wish to apply for the NATP program please wait until we have announced the schedule on this page.
Once the NATP/CNA application period states "Open" with dates included, applications may be downloaded or picked up at 555 College Ave., Lemoore, CA, in the 800 building Room 823, during office hours from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. All applications MUST be completed in their entirety prior to submitting. All applications need to be verified with the Lemoore Health Careers Office Staff. The application verification process typically takes 20 minutes. An incomplete application may result in the inability to start the program.
*Please call (559) 924-3490 first about the space availability prior to completing an application
Students in the Certified Nursing Assisting Program are required to wear uniforms.
Royal Blue Scrubs, Second Hand Watch, Stethoscope, blood pressure cuff and all white shoes (must be completely white/no cloth material). The uniform/supplies are required and the responsibility of the student to obtain after being accepted into the NATP/CNA Program.
You will be provided background check and drug clearance information upon receipt of your completed application. Do not independently try to complete a background check or drug screen without contacting our office or following the directions provided to you by our program.
Nurse Assistant Training Program (Certified Nursing Assistant) is approved by the California Department of Public Health Licensing and Certification Program
Training Program Review Unit (TPRU)
California Department of Public Health
Licensing and Certification Program
P.O. Box 997416, MS-3301
Sacramento, CA 95899-7416(916) 558-1784