Thinking of a new career and contemplating Certified Nursing Assistant programs? One of the plus points in California is that the state requires programs to go beyond federal levels. Torrance Adult School Nursing Aide curriculum will meet that requirement. Compared to other states, an additional 75 hours of instruction is mandatory.
You might think it is a little excessive but studies have shown that the federal regulations and laws are not really sufficient for career preparation as a certified nurse assistant. So, you will end up with a more intensive program but it will pay off being part of an exciting health care team.
El Camino College located at 16007 Crenshaw Blvd. Torrance, CA 90506, offers a huge slate of courses for CNA training and above. The curriculum is tailored to move up in the health care field. The Certified Nurse Assistant course is offered the first 8 weeks of each semester. You must undergo a physical, including a TB test.
Homestead Schools, Inc. 23844 Hawthorne Blvd., Suite 200 Torrance, CA 90505. At the current time is offering free adult school nursing aide programs. The demand for CNA’s is very high. They offer Torrance Adult School Nursing Aid in the evenings and weekends. Great place to start that costs no investment but textbooks to see if you like the field.
The American Red Cross in Greater Los Angeles has a satellite CNA course in Torrance. The course syllabus covers 171 hours divided into theory and clinical classes as in all CNA programs. They are certified California State Testing Centers which makes it convenient for one stop training/testing. They are located at 1995 West 190th Street, Torrance, CA 90503
Torrance Adult School Nursing Aide programs are not as populated in the city like other places but they offer good support and education to the CNA classes as you can choose to be a CNA or matriculate to a higher level of nursing.