Tuition free Caregiver training with job placement

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How it works


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


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


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

Make a difference.

Licensed Caregivers 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, nursing will be the fastest growing profession in America over the next decade.

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Launch your career.

Licensed Caregiver is the starting point for a rewarding career in nursing. Want to become a CNA, 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 training instructors in the country. You'll learn from professionals who have decades of experience under their belt.

Dedicated mentors

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

Dreambound alumni and current CNA Jasmine Hopkins smiling

"I don't think I would have started my nursing 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
Former Dreambound student and current CNA, Justyce Urraca

"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 position!"

Justyce Urraca
Former Dreambound student and current CNA, Daybreunna WIlliams

"Dreambound was an outstanding experience for me going. You stood strong with me from making it to class and also being prepared. Wonderful people with strong 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.

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:

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.

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.

What is the duration of the program?

The length of the training programs can range from 3-5 weeks depending on your location. If you opt-in for our tuition free training program, you are expected to not voluntarily leave the employer for 6 months. You can can read full details of the agreement here.

Why do I have to pay for the Dreambound Agreement program?

We charge the refundable $75 fee to pay for our career services. Dreambound matches you with one of our professional career coaches who help prepare you for the exam, practice interviews, match you with the best employer in your area, and more. This fee is refunded to you on your first day of employment.

Who is eligible for the Dreambound Agreement program?

We offer this program to CNA candidates residing in the following markets:

  • Dallas TX
  • Houston TX
  • Phoenix AZ
  • Denver CO
  • Los Angeles CA

You must also not have any felonies or certain misdemeanors and have at least an 8th grade education. Schools also require at least a Social Security Card and government ID to register.

Does the Dreambound Agreement work with part time employment?

We currently don’t accept part-time candidates.

Where can I find more information about Dreambound Agreement?

You can learn more about Dreambound Agreement here.

Do I need to pay back the cost of tuition to Dreambound?

No. If you qualify for the Dreambound Agreement program, you only need to work with our partner employer for at least 6 months. Plus, you'll be refunded the $75 Dreambound Agreement placement fee on your first day of employment. You can learn more about the Dreambound Agreement program here.