Welcome to Ventura Training Institute! 

Ventura Training Institute is a family-operated, vocational school specializing in medical training programs. Successful completion of our courses and state licensing exams allows graduates the opportunity to work as Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA), Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA), Restorative Nurse Assistant (RNA) or EKG Technicians. We offer a variety of medical training courses that you finish in only weeks, not months. Our goal is simple: To create a high quality learning experience for each student and to prepare you for a medical career. 

VTI is committed to providing quality service and education for our students. We believe that the success of our school is based on the success of our graduates. All of our instructors are licensed nurses in the state of California and have years of experience in various medical facilities. 

Courses Available!

- Nursing Assistant
- Restorative Nursing Assistant
- Home Health Aide 
​- EKG Technician
​- Continuing Education Units (CEU)

We are proud to work with several organizations that can help you finance your training. Please contact us to set up an appointment to talk about prices and payment options! 

Our Staff

Jannet Wharton,  R.N. DSD, started Ventura Training Institute because she wanted to give back to her community. With more than 20 years learn more

Denice Wharton, M.B.A, joined Ventura Training Institute in May 2011. She adds her specialized experience in management and administration to VTI. 

Test Preparation

  • Practice Tests
  • Off-Site Clinical Training
  • One-on-One Feedback
  • Approved State Testing Site 


Ventura Training Institute believes that smaller class sizes and one-on-one help from instructors creates the best learning environment.  Read more

Our Instructors

All VTI teachers are licensed nurses approved by the California Department of Public Health. Read more

Professional medical training programs

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