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Nursing Assistant (CA)

Are you interested in a healthcare career? Would you like to be part of a team dedicated to improving the well-being of others? Have you considered becoming a Nursing Assistant.

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Believing in Your real-world success

Students in our Nursing Assistant program will be provided the knowledge and skills necessary to assist a licensed nurse in the provision of health care. The content of the program is designed to meet the curriculum requirements of the State of California Department of Public Health.

Graduates from IOT’s Nursing Assistant program may be eligible to sit for their competency evaluation exam, apply for Certification with the California Department of Public Health and enter the medical field with the skills needed to provide compassionate and effective care.

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A community of learning

IOT wants to see you succeed, and this means preparing you for a real world of health care through our hands-on training in Redding. IOT enhances your learning experience through a supportive network of peers and instructors.

Our goal is to help you to be successfully employed. Prior to graduation, we help our students with interview skills, resumes and cover letters. Upon graduation we assist you to connect you with employers by setting up interviews and networking in the labor market.

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Training that transfers to your career

Your IOT classroom is where your role as a nursing assistant can begin through a real-world focus in areas such as patient rights, patient care procedures, observation and charting, vital signs, nutrition, weights and measures, and other patient care skills.

Graduates from IOT’s Nursing Assistant program may be eligible to sit for their competency evaluation exam, apply for Certification with the California Department of Public Health and enter the medical field with the skills needed to provide compassionate and effective care.

What can I do with the Nursing Assistant program?

The Health Care field is as diverse as those who serve in these critical care roles. You can find your place in this rewarding area of health care along a wide career spectrum.

  • Nursing Homes
  • Assisted Living
  • Long-Term Care Facilities
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What Program Graduates Say

  • "At IOT I received on-going, valuable work experience and great opportunities to work in multiple locations."

    TS

  • "Institute of Technology not only taught me book skills, they provided me with hands on skills. Institute of Technology gave me confidence and the positivity I received from everyone I came into contact with there, left me with the assurance that I can accomplish anything I put my mind to."

    Jessica E.

Where Can I Study?

ACCSC Graduation Rate: 90%
ACCSC Placement Rate: 66%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 are included in this calculation. 11.1% of the graduates (or 4 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic placement rates.

ACCSC License Examination Pass Rate: 100%

Program Cost: $2,500
This is a private pay program. Payment plans are available.

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

The performance numbers listed here represent the Completion and Placement Rates for this program across all campuses.

ACCSC Graduation Rate: 90%
ACCSC Placement Rate: 66%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 are included in this calculation. 11.1% of the graduates (or 4 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic placement rates.

ACCSC License Examination Pass Rate: 100%

BPPE 150% Graduation Rate: 84%
BPPE Placement Rate: 63%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program within 150% of normal program length and were scheduled to graduate in 2019 are included in this calculation. 11.1% of the graduates, (or 4 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, become incarcerated, are called to active military duty, are international students that leave the United States or do not have a visa allowing employment in the United States, or are continuing their education in an accredited or bureau-approved postsecondary institution. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education regulations for calculating annual programmatic placement rates.

BPPE License Examination Pass Rate: 100%

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
31-1014 Nursing Assistant

ACCSC Graduation Rate: 90%
ACCSC Placement Rate: 66%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 are included in this calculation. 11.1% of the graduates (or 4 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic placement rates.

ACCSC License Examination Pass Rate: 100%

Program Cost: $2,500
This is a private pay program. Payment plans are available.

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

The performance numbers listed here represent the Completion and Placement Rates for this program across all campuses.

ACCSC Graduation Rate: 90%
ACCSC Placement Rate: 66%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 are included in this calculation. 11.1% of the graduates (or 4 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic placement rates.

ACCSC License Examination Pass Rate: 100%

BPPE 150% Graduation Rate: 84%
BPPE Placement Rate: 63%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program within 150% of normal program length and were scheduled to graduate in 2019 are included in this calculation. 11.1% of the graduates, (or 4 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, become incarcerated, are called to active military duty, are international students that leave the United States or do not have a visa allowing employment in the United States, or are continuing their education in an accredited or bureau-approved postsecondary institution. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education regulations for calculating annual programmatic placement rates.

BPPE License Examination Pass Rate: 100%

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
31-1014 Nursing Assistant