Medical Certificate Programs

The FUHSD Adult School offers three medical certificate programs. The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program is designed to prepare students for the state certification with the Department of Public Health. The Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) program prepares Certified Nurse Assistants for certification as Home Health Aides by the State of California. The Medical Interpreting program consists of three classes – two classes of Medical Terminology: Beginning and Advanced; and Medical Interpreter. Upon successful completion of all three classes, students are eligible to take the California or National Interpreter certification exams.