Healthcare Careers

Program Description

The Healthcare Careers program includes training courses for:

  • Personal Care Assistant/Caregiver
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Nursing Assistant (Rehabilitative)
  • Home Health Aide
  • Food Preparation for Health Care Professionals

Healthcare Careers SLOs

  • A program graduate will be able to apply the knowledge gained from the CNA course to pass the California state written and practical certification examination.
  • A program graduate will be able to efficiently identify a patient change of condition and effectively communicate such changes to the nurse.
  • A program graduate will have the skills to assess patient vital signs and possess a knowledgeable difference between normal and abnormal.

Program Dean & Resident Site Dean Chavez Campus

Robin Carvajal

Cesar Chavez Campus
1960 National Ave.
San Diego CA 92113-2116
P: 619-388-4698
F: 619-388-4662

Program Chair


Mission: San Diego Continuing Education commits to student success and community enrichment by providing accessible, equitable, and innovative quality education and support services to diverse adult learners in pursuit of lifelong learning, training, career advancement, and pathways to college.