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In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Certificate Program

The In-Home Support Services (IHSS) Certificate Program is designed to equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to provide compassionate and professional care for individuals who choose to live independently in their own homes. This program prepares students to meet the unique needs of clients who require assistance and support with daily activities while maintaining their safety and well-being.​

To receive your certificate the following courses must be completed successfully:


 In-Home Supportive Service Provider


 First Aid and Basic CPR Training

Registration Process: 

(Use this registration processing link and follow steps 1 (noncredit), 2, and 6 to register for the two courses.)

Follow the steps below to register for the courses:

Step #1: Apply

Apply and be admitted to Los Angeles Mission College. Upon admission to the college, you will be assigned a Student ID number and a student email account.  You will need these to register for the courses.

Use this link to apply (Non-Credit Application)

Step #2: Register

  1. Log into the Student Portal
  2. Click on "Manage Classes"
  3. Click on "Class Search and Enroll" and Select Term
  4. Search for a Class and Click on “>” then select a class and click “>
  5. On the top right-hand corner, click on “Next
  6. Click “Accept” then on the next page, select Enroll and Submit

If you see a Green Check Mark, you have successfully enrolled.

Course Schedule:

Use the course search link and enter the semester (Fall or Spring), campus (Los Angeles Mission College), and Subject (VOC ED). Scroll down to find the schedules for In-Home Health Service Provider (VOC ED002CE) and First Aid and Basic CPR Training (VOC ED353CE). You must register for both classes.


The Adult and Basic Skills Education program at Los Angeles Mission College provides FREE classes to the community to help students improve basic skills and achieve their educational goals. 

Contact info:
Allied Health Office Instructional Building 2015
(818) 833-3428

Senior Office Assistant Crescentia Muljawan 

(818) 833-3428

Chair of Life Sciences Department
Stephen Brown, Ph.D.
(818) 364-7665

Vice Chair of Life Sciences Department

Par Mohammadian, RPh, PhD,
(818) 833-3424

Aracely Molina, CNA Program Director
(818) 833-3436




Program location: 13420 Van Nuys Blvd., Pacoima