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Nurse Assistant Training Program (NATP)

​​The California Department of Public Health is aware of the concerns of the Online Nurse Assistant Training Program (NATP) applicants due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. We are working diligently to address these concerns and we thank you for your patience at this time.

eLearning Review Unit

Assembly Bill 2850 (Chapter 769, Statutes of 2018) authorizes the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to review the applications of skilled nursing facilities, intermediate care facilities, educational institutions, and agencies who would like to conduct the 60-hour classroom training portion of a nurse assistance training program in an online or distance learning format. All entities should apply to the Unit using the forms and instructions provided in this website.

The CDPH, Aide and Technician Certification Section (ATCS), eLearning Review Unit (ELRU) will provide oversight of all approved online nurse assistant training programs.

Please select the entity below that applies to you

Are you a skilled nursing facility or intermediate care facility?

Are you an educational institution?

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