Certified Nursing Assistant

Certified Nursing Assistant


About Us

The Certified Nursing Assistant program is a one semester program which prepares the participant for California State Certification. Certified Nursing Assistants provide care to patients in acute and skilled nursing settings. College of the Redwoods is a testing site for the  Certified Nursing Assistant Training and Assessment Program (NATAP). To become a Certified Nursing Assistant you must successfully complete the NATAP Exam.

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Projected California Employment Statistics


Certified Nursing Assistant


Job Growth (2014-2024)


Job Openings (2014-2024)

99,700  118,900

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Contact Information

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 Roberta Farrar, Director

 Jencie Smith, Administrative Secretary

 Health Occupations Office, AT-100C

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