Northern California Healthcare Institute

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The NATP offers training curricula for nursing assistants and prepares them to pass the California Nursing Assistant exam.  This program offers 65 hours of lectures and 100 clinical training hours of hands-on experience to equip students with hands-on experience to care for real-life patients.  The program covers the necessary and important skills for patient care, such as ADLs, patient care procedures and skills; patients’ rights; rehabilitative nursing and long-term care; emergency procedures; and abuse prevention. In addition, NATP offers invaluable interpersonal skills, such as knowing how to properly take vital signs and measures.
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Observe medical and surgical asepsis; infection control. Learn proper body mechanics, documentations while respecting the process of death and dying. The clinical training takes place in a skilled nursing facility or intermediate care facility and will be conducted concurrently with classroom instruction. Clinical training is supervised by a licensed nurse, and each class size is limited to 15 students to promote an intimate learning environment.  Our Nurse Assistant Training Program can be completed in 6 weeks.

Classroom hours are M-F, 8 am – 5 pm with Hands-on,

Off-Site Clinical Training from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm M – F.

Class size is small (10-15 students) and fill-up quickly.

***Due to Covid-19, we are currently offering online Blended NATP, Mondays to Fridays at 8am to 5pm.  This class requires that you have a PC or laptop with the latest Windows or IOS Operating System installed to participate in the program.


    Be a minimum of sixteen (16) years of age.

    High School Diploma or GED Equivalency or Proof of Passing (Abilities to Benefit Test) with a score of at least 97

    Demonstrate proficiency in using English (6th Grade English Language Proficiency Standard)

    Live Scan Fingerprint/ Criminal Background Clearance

    Proof of Immunization or Vaccination

    • Tetanus (within past 19 years)
    • MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella)
    • TB (Tuberculosis) Test within 6 months
    • Varicella
    • Covid-19 + Negative Test Results
    • Watch with Second Hand
    • Non-refundable Registration Fee $250
It is crucial to complete all necessary documents and fees at least 2 weeks prior to the commencement of the program to confirm enrollment.

Any late submissions of the required documents and fees will not be accepted.
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