Certified Nursing Assistant Training

Are you an English Language Learner who wants to help care for people?
Do you want to start an exciting career in the healthcare field?
The CNA Job training program at the Community Learning Center may be right for you!

Our program is free! We offer classes in English for Healthcare, Math for Healthcare, Job Readiness and Healthcare skills training.
Some classes are online due to COVID-19.

Class Schedule:
Classes meet 4 evenings per week, Mondays through Thursdays from 5pm to 9pm.
Applicants must:

  • Be English language learners.
  • Have a desire to help care for people.
  • Have a valid work permit, resident card, or US Citizenship.
  • Be able to travel to both Cambridge and Malden for classes.
  • Be able to work immediately upon completing the program.
More Program Information:
At the end of this free CNA program, you receive:
  • Home Health Aide Certificate
  • Nursing Assistant Certificate
  • Free Registration to take state CNA exam to become state-certified
  • CPR/AED certificate
  • Alzheimer's /Dementia Care Certificate
At the CLC, students receive support in many ways. Some resources you have access to include:
  • Career Advising and help with job placement
  • Education Advising
  • English (ESOL) classes
  • HISET/GED classes
  • College preparation classes
  • Citizenship classes
  • Student Advisory Council
  • Support for students with learning differences and disabilities

View the CNA Video.