Vocational Nursing Certificate

Nurse checking child's throat

Prepare for a Rewarding Career in Nursing as a Vocational Nurse with CHCP Today!

Location(s) Offered: Houston Northwest

Are you looking for an exciting career in a fast-paced healthcare field where you can help people and improve your own life? Are you interested in a quickly growing field with lots of patient interaction? If so, a career in the quickly growing nursing field may be for you! CHCP’s Vocational Nursing training can help you prepare to take the Texas licensing exam (NCLEX-PN®) in under a year! 

If you like helping and interacting with people, are detail-oriented and are looking for a hands-on career, then vocational nursing may be the right choice for you! . Vocational nursing careers are expected to grow 25% from 2012 to 2022 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics*, which is faster than the average for most other occupations.

What jobs can I get with a Vocational Nurse certificate?

  • School Nurse
  • Research Coordinator
  • Long-Term Care Nurse
  • Medical Surgical Nurse
  • Home Health Nurse
  • Mental Health Nurse
  • Correctional Institution Nurse
  • Drug Rehabilitation Nurse
  • Occupational Health Nurse
  • Wellness Coordinator

How will I afford this Vocational Nurse Certificate program?

CHCP’s financial services department is here to help students save money while working towards the healthcare career of their dreams. Click here to learn more!

What skills will I learn in this Vocational Nurse Certificate program?

  • How to assist physicians and RNs
  • How to administer medication
  • How to perform EKGs
  • Phlebotomy
  • Taking vital signs
  • Data collection
  • Inserting Foley catheters
  • Inserting Nasogastric tubes
  • How to monitor IV infusions

What is the job outlook for vocational nurses in the near future?

Vocational nursing careers are expected to grow 25% from 2012 to 2022 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics*

What exams does CHCP’s Vocational Nurse training prepare me for?

National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-PN®)

How will I find a job as a Vocational Nurse after I graduate?

CHCP career services offers job placement assistance as well as interview and resume writing tips and more. Check out our career services page!

Enroll or request more information about our Vocational Nurse program today!

For admission requirements click here 

*May not reflect local or regional job market

Hear from a Vocational Nursing student!

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This program is available in the following locations: