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CNA Training at CLC

By DHSP Community Learning Center (CLC)

A free 17-week program that includes job placement, hands on training through the Academy for Healthcare Training, and the cost of the exam itself.

This program runs during the school year.
Monday through Thursday. Evening.

Classes run Monday through Thursday from 5pm to 9pm. Online classes are Monday and Wednesday nights; in-person classes in Malden are Tuesday and Thursday nights.

Ages Young Adult and Adult.

Applicants must be adult English language learners and Cambridge or Metro North residents


Bayyinah Pandolfo
CNA Coordinator

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Contact Bayyinah at or 857-997-2360


Contact us for more information.


Academy for Healthcare Training

388 Pleasant Street
Malden, MA 02148
United States

Outside Cambridge
  • No transportation provided.

Near the Malden Center T station

Wheelchair accessible

Students must be able to travel to Malden for class in-person.

Additional information

This is an evening course for English language learners who are looking to obtain their nursing assistant certification. There are two sessions, one in the spring and the other in the fall. Instruction has both online and in-person parts. In-person classes meet in Malden.