Nursing Home CaregiversFree Training for Nursing Home Caregivers
The Education Fund is a benefit through your SEIU 2015 union contract (CBA).
Skills & Basic Certifications
We help nursing home workers maintain basic certifications and improve their skills. We offer CPR and Food Handler certifications, as well as specialized training on infection control/prevention for housekeepers and Covid-19 resources for nursing home workers.
CNA and RNA Certification
We offer workers a path to career advancement through our Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and Restorative Nursing Assistant (RNA) and certification programs. As part of their training, students get access to career assessment, coaching and mentorship.
Classes for C.N.A., HHA and LVN License Renewal
(similar to in-services)
Continuing education is required for workers to maintain their licenses, and to stay current with the latest developments, skills, and new technologies required for their fields. We offer live, instructor-led classes and self-paced, online classes on topics such as dementia care, diversity, and sexual harassment.
Our mobile learning options lets workers study at their own pace anytime, anywhere. Some of our cellphone-based classes include Introduction to English, Spanish for healthcare workers, and preparation for the citizenship exams.
Learn in your own language
Classes offered in multiple languages, including English and Spanish!Sign up for a class
We're here for you
To help you learn.
We help you enroll and complete classes that are right for you and your schedule.
To help you lead.
We provide the training and skills you need to develop stronger leadership and communication skills as you mentor new CNAs.
To guide your career.
We help you identify your interests, needs, and make a plan to develop your skills, and help with cover letters and resumes.
To support your family.
We assist with personal challenges like finding childcare or after school programs for your children.