Pathways to Certification/Licensure

Free and Complete Training Courses for HCBS Careers with Caring4Cal!

Imagine someone stepping into a fulfilling career in Home- and Community-Based Services (HCBS) without the burden of financial constraints. Caring4Cal is spearheading this transformative initiative with state-approved learning pathways. Through these, learners can get the training needed to start licensure or certification in their career tracks, completely free! 

Let’s take a closer look at a few of the career tracks Caring4Cal offers. 

Certified Home Health Aide Program:

Our Certified Home Health Aide (HHA) program extends over 16 comprehensive weeks. This immersive course not only equips individuals with the necessary skills to become a Home Health Aide (HHA) but also instills a deep understanding of compassionate patient care. Participants undergo rigorous training, covering a wide range of topics such as personal care, vital signs monitoring, and specialized assistance for diverse patient needs.

Vocational Nursing Program:

Our 54-week Vocational Nursing Program, aligned with the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technician Guidelines, is a game-changer for healthcare settings. Aimed at producing Licensed Nurses (LVNs) or Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), this program presents a significant opportunity for professionals in healthcare, educational institutions, and workforce development programs. LVNs/LPNs offer essential nursing care, impacting patients’ health, life spans, and daily quality of life in various healthcare settings. This career offers numerous opportunities for personal and professional growth, responding to the growing demand in the healthcare field.

Community Health  Worker Training:

Our Community Health Worker training programs are designed to shape individuals into professionals who contribute to community well-being. This program equips individuals with the skills to serve as vital links, guiding community members on the path to improved physical and mental health. Community Health Workers operate as strategic planners, focusing on immediate and long-term goals for the people they assist. Working at the intersection of local cultures and behavioral trends, these professionals understand the psychology of communities, ensuring effective communication. 

Beyond Free Courses – Personal Coaching and Earning Potential:

Beyond the allure of free courses, learners also receive personal coaching, ensuring support and guidance on their unique career paths. Plus, they can earn up to $2,750 while acquiring valuable skills — a remarkable chance to launch an entire career without any financial investment.

Catalyze Change – Join Caring4Cal’s Outreach Partner Network:

Ready to be part of a movement that’s building HCBS career possibilities? You can spread the word about Caring4Cal to your networks, and champion growth and transformation by connecting organizations, educational institutions, and healthcare professionals with these life-changing opportunities. 

Your dedication is essential to fostering accessible education in healthcare. Visit for more information. Together we can build a brighter future for California!

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