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Application Procedures

  • Obtain COC application, complete and submit
  • Schedule placement tests with Assessment Center and obtain placement tests results
  • Schedule an appointment for advisement/orientation
  • Obtain Pre-Admittance Packet (see below) from the Health Professions Office (BONH-243A)
  • Register for class through regular college registration process

NOTE: All transcripts of high school and/or college credits should be forwarded to COC as soon as possible and preferably prior to your counseling/advisement session.

CNA (NURSNG 050) WINTER 2024 - see below


In order to register, a packet must be requested from the Health Professions office.

7 digits, must be a valid COC student ID number
must be a valid COC student email note: all student emails end in


The nursing office will reply with the information packet that is required to review prior to registering for the CNA course.

Please note: Seats for the CNA program will be offered on a first come first served basis based on your registration date for the Winter 2024 semester .  You can find your registration dates in your MY CANYONS.

General Information

Nurse Assistant Training (Nursng 050)

In order to register, a Pre-Admittance Packet must be requested (online see above link) from the Health Professions Office. (BONH-243A) All students are required to provide the following documentation to the Health Professions Office prior to the first day of class: (forms and instructions are included in the packet)

  • Application for Nurse Assistant/Home Health Certification (for CNA Certification)
  • Clear Background Check
  • Live Scan Fingerprinting
  • Physical Examination
  • Current TB - 2-Step Process
  • All Immunizations/Titers including COVID-19 vaccination record
  • Clear Drug Screening
  • Emergency Information
  • Voluntary Participation Waiver/Release of Liability
  • Covered Employee Notification of Rights Material
  • Current CPR Card for Healthcare Professionals
  • Current L.A. City Fire Card
  • Malpractice Insurance
  • Subject Release
  • Nursing Patch (CNA)
  • Student Badge ( Student CNA)

Counseling Information: Students are advised to make an appointment with a COC counselor prior to advancement to the next level of nursing education.