California Healthcare Skills Center prepares and assists Nursing assistant students to sit for NATP certification exams as well as Vocational Nursing students to sit for their License Vocational Board Examination. A student who successfully completes a course of study will develop knowledge, basic nursing skills, and receive the foundation and training needed to become productive and responsible future healthcare professional.
Create high quality, inclusive, student-focused, and affordable training for students to be competent, confident, and employment ready.
Train and enable nursing students to reach their full potential as reliable partners with other healthcare professionals and to enhance quality patient care in communities.
Prepare students to become knowledgeable and competent partners in providing quality patient care. Follow CDPH approved curriculum, modules, lesson plan, and clinical skills in compliance with state and federal regulations.
Complete the approved courses successfully and graduate with 75% of the enrolled students
Complete the national board examination with a passing score of 75% or above by 90% of the graduates
Complete the state practical examination with a passing grade of 95% within three attempts
Motivate 100% of the graduates to secure employment within 6 months of graduation
Enhance ethics of the nursing profession
Promote lifelong professional growth and development through participation in professional organizations and continuing education
Assume leadership roles in promoting practices to meet the changing health needs of the community and nation
At CHSC, we believe that each student is unique and desires to learn new information. Students come to school to grow and reach their full potential. Individual student has different learning approach that is driven by culture, environment, and life experiences. Teaching strategies at CHSC are therefore applied considering the individual student’s learning styles and ability to achieve optimal learning experience and outcome.
Respect for staff, peers, and patients
Integrity and reasonable Fairness
Accountability and Responsibility for actions
Productivity and Creativity
Student-focused Approach and Engagement
Quality and Safe Education
Innovation, and Foresight in decision-making
American Heart Association Trainings
Basic Life Support (BLS/AED)
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
At CHSC we offer American Heart Association trainings weekly for your convenience. You may schedule your trainings through the American Heart Association website or by calling/messaging us.
Nurse Assistant Training Program (NATP)
Home Health Aide Training Program (HHATP)
American Heart Courses
ACLS renewal training
BLS/CPR AED training
First Aid/CPR/AED training
*Sunday and evening classes are by appointment and special arrangement
Other Services Include
NCLEX RN/PN preparation Adult and Healthcare Education and Resources
CNA Continuous Education Classes
Nursing Career Mentoring and Consulting
Professional Networking Opportunities
IV Therapy and Blood Withdrawal
California Healthcare Skills Center Vocational Nursing Program