Tuition free CNA training with job placement

Now accepting applications in Texas, California, Arizona and Colorado.
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How it works


Pay a $75 refundable program fee and complete your application online.


Pick a schedule that works for you and complete your training & certification.


We’ll place you in a job once you successfully complete your training and exam.

Choose your path

Make a difference.

CNAs make a difference in the lives of people who are vulnerable. Your care and expertise will have a direct impact on their lives.

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Choose job security.

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, CNAs will be the fastest growing profession in America over the next decade.

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Launch your career.

CNAs are a great starting point for a rewarding career in nursing. Want to become a LPN, RN, or an administrator?

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Why Dreambound?

Tuition free

Our innovative business model means you no longer have to bear the cost of tuition--we'll cover that for you 100%. Not being able to afford training is no longer a barrier.

Job on day one

You'll have access to our growing network of employers. Just show up to class, complete your training and we'll make sure you have a job on day one.

Top-rated instructors

We have handpicked the most sought after CNA training instructors in the country. You'll learn from professionals who have decades of experience under their belt.

Dedicated coaches

Our coaches have been educated at top educational institutions and are dedicated to see you succeed. Your success is our #1 priority.

Hear from our students

"I don't think I would have started my CNA journey if it wasn't for you guys. The tweaking of my resume, helping me get ready for my state exam and job placement. And also just helping me learn and prepare for the new life I was about to start."

Jasmine Hopkins

"It has been so nice having people helping me with my resume, especially my Dreambound Coaches Shiroy & Brandon. Just this morning, someone had already called me from a nursing home offering me a CNA position!"

Justyce Urraca

"Dreambound was an outstanding experience for me. You stood strong with me from making it to class and also being prepared. Wonderful people with a strong mission to help someone achieve their success in life."

Daybreunna Williams

Frequently asked questions

What is Dreambound?

Dreambound creates upward mobility for American job seekers and simplifies hiring for employers. We help job seekers attend 3-5 week classes to become Caregivers and certified nursing assistants (CNAs) by paying their tuition and placing them with employers immediately upon completion. For many, Dreambound represents a new lifeline to economic stability and a better chance at a fulfilling career.

Can I take classes online?

Our classes are offered on a hybrid basis. You'll be able to take the first few weeks of class online. You'll need to be in person for the final week of class to complete your lab work.

Is the COVID vaccine required?

Yes. State law and employers require you to have COVID vaccination to start work. You must have proof of vaccination or be willing to get vaccinated before starting the program.

What are the requirements for taking class?

Three main requirements are that you should have a high school diploma or GED, a social security card, and no felonies. You must provide a proof of COVID vaccination.

Our tuition-free program is only offered to students who reside within 25 miles of one of our partner employers.

Where can I find more information about Dreambound Agreement?

You can learn more about Dreambound Agreement here.

How much does it cost?

Dreambound offers tuition free Caregiver and CNA training.* The $75 program fee we charge is refunded to you when you complete the program. Apart from tuition which is paid by Dreambound, you have have to bear the cost of textbooks and exam fees which range from $100-150.

*Terms apply: Students who do not fulfill their agreement will be responsible for the amount roughly equal to Dreambound’s lost placement fees. Learn more about the Dreambound Agreement here.

Where are you located?

We currently offer our tuition free program in the following markets:

We are rapidly expanding to new cities nationwide. If you do not reside in these markets and would like to pay for your training, you can do by finding a training program near you via this page:

Easiest way to a nursing career.
Today is the day to start your nursing career journey. Enroll in a free training program and get a job on day 1.
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