Jump Start Your Career In Healthcare Today!

At the Caregiver Training Institute, individuals just like you—women, men, and young adults—are discovering the profound journey of becoming certified nursing assistants.

As a caregiver, you’re not just fulfilling a role; you’re embarking on a mission. A mission to provide comfort, to heal, and to instill hope. But this mission requires more than just intent; it demands skill, dedication, and the right training.


The NA-1 program at the Caregiver Training Institute is designed to offer just that. Aspiring caregivers are meticulously trained, preparing them not just for a job, but for the prestigious Oregon State Board of Nursing Certification Test for CNAs. Success in this test isn't just about a certificate—it's a seal of trust and capability in the world of healthcare.

But we understand the complexities of life. Time is precious, and that’s why we offer convenient class schedules, ensuring that your passion and professional goals align seamlessly with your daily commitments.

So, amidst the vibrant streets of Portland, let's craft a narrative—a narrative where ambition meets preparation, dreams meet reality, and where every individual has the chance to make a difference. Your story of excellence in caregiving awaits its first chapter at the Caregiver Training Institute.

Sing-up today for a free, no-obligation, online NA-1 Information Session and discover the world of possibly.

Caregiver Training Institute can help you secure a better future for yourself and your family in the high demand medical field.


The fast-growing healthcare field offers some of the best career opportunities in the United States. It is one of the few industries that offer consistent high demand, stability, and salaries are higher than the average pay for all private industry.


The affordable cost of training, low barriers to entry, and short-term classes are why many choose to pursue training at the entry level in the healthcare field. You can quickly move up the career ladder with additional short-term training, progressing from CNA-1 to CNA-2 and CMA, opening numerous opportunities for fulfillment and growth and the start of a very successful career. 


The practical nursing program is the quickest route for a CNA to become a nurse.  Licensed LPNs have a variety of opportunities for career advancement, including becoming a Registered Nurse (RN).


Becoming an RN is the career path generally chosen by most CNAs. It brings increased responsibilities, but also commands much higher pay. By earning an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN), a CNA can become an RN in as little as two years. Earning a four-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree, provides additional opportunities and allows for the pursuit of advance practice specialties such as clinical nurse specialists, nurse practitioners, midwives, and anesthetists.