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Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) HLT-105
You will be trained in American Heart Association (AHA) mouth-to-mouth artificial ventilation, CPR, choking, lifethreatening emergencies, and sudden illness for adults, children and infants. With successful completion of the assessments, you will receive certification from AHA in BLS for Health Care Providers (CPR and AED) • 1 credit • ISC 143
First Aid and Safety American Red Cross (ARC) HLT 106-71
You will learn standard First Aid and CPR for adults, children and infants. The course also focuses on workplace ergonomics; prevention of slips, trips and falls; back injury prevention, workplace violence prevention, and stress management. With successful completion of the assessments, you will receive certification from ARC in CPR/AED for adult and child, CPR for infant, and First Aid. Cam Mumpower • 2 credits • ISC 143 •  - HLT 106-71 • Saturdays, October 4-25, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
ICD-10-CM for the Physician’s Office
120 Hours/12 Months/Instructor Supported Partnership with Protrain Online
Be ready for ICD-10-CM with 2010 CD10-CM Online Training Modules! In this easy-to-use online course, we provide an introduction to ICD-10-CM coding and help you translate your knowledge of ICD-9-CM coding to the new code set. Expert insight, engaging learning modules, and interative exercises prepare you for the transition to ICD-10-CM, and a printable Certificate of Completion enables you to prove your ICD-10-CM proficiency to employers and earn 4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from the American Association of Professional Coders (AAPC). • Course Fee: $1395 • For more information and to enroll visit www.theknowledgebase.org/vhccworkforce
Health Care Technician I and II - HCT 101 and 102
You will learn basic care skills with emphasis on physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs of patients. Covers procedures, communications and interpersonal relations; observation, charting and reporting; care planning, safety and infection control; anatomy and physiology, nutrition and patient feeding; ethics, death and dying. Prepares multiskilled health care workers to care for patients of various ages with special emphasis on geriatric nursing, home health, long and short term care facilities. • 3 credits • Corequisite HCT 101 and 102.
Choose what schedule works best for you:
- Fall Semester (14 weeks)
Basic Pharmacy I HLT 261-71
You will be introduced to the basics of pharmacy technology and be prepared to successfully pass the Pharmacy Technician Certificate Board (PTCB) National Exam. You will review the basic concepts required to work as a pharmacy technician which include math concepts, drug classifications, and applicable laws needed to work as a pharmacy technician in Virginia. This course has been approved by the Board of Pharmacy and meets the requirements set forth by the Virginia Board of Pharmacy Regulations (18VAC110-20-102 Criteria for approval of training programs).  - HLT 261-71 • W. Dotson • 3 Credits • Mondays, August 25, 9 AM - 11:45 PM • MEC 111
Pharmacy Technician - GES 117 - 300 hours
Learn the skills you need to become a pharmacy tech in a hospital or retail setting with the Pharmacy Technician Online Certification Training Program. You’ll gain the skills and knowledge to qualify for entry-level positions in pharmacies, and you’ll be prepared for national certification. This program pairs students with an instructor for one-on-one assistance and includes a forty-hour externship.
If you’re interested in becoming a pharmacy technician, this program is for you! No health care or medical office work experience is required to take this program.
In order to sit for the national certification exam, candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent; therefore, it’s recommended you have this before enrolling for this program. • Non Credit • Course Fee: $1,995
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Phlebotomy Technician Program
Laboratories rely on phlebotomy technicians to collect quality samples from patients to produce quality lab
results. To do this, a phlebotomy technician must create an atmosphere of trust and confidence with patients while drawing blood specimens in a skillful, safe and reliable manner.
The phlebotomy training program is broken into three segments: 50 hours of classroom, 10 hours of classroom lab, 100 hours of externships (must have 100 successful, unaided blood collections including venipunctures and skin punctures). Students will be trained to collect, transport, handle and process blood and other specimens for laboratory analysis using venipuncture and micro-collection techniques. This course meets the Route 2 requirements for ASCP Phlebotomy Technician, PBT (ASCP) certification exam. • Non Credit • Tuesday & Thursday, 6:00 PM – 10:00 P.M., October 14 – December 4 (classroom coursework – 60 hours) Externship (100 hours) to follow coordinated by MK Education. • Course fee: $1895
Central Sterile Processing Technician
Prepare for an exciting and rewarding career as a Central Sterile Processing Technician. The Central
Sterile Processing Technician plays a vital role in healthcare by decontaminating, inspecting, sterilizing, assembling, disassembling, packaging and preparing surgical instruments and devices. This program combines 100-hours of classroom training with a 120-hour externship and prepares students for certification through CBSPD. Topics covered include anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, infection prevention and control, tools for cleaning, safety and decontamination. Successful graduates will have an understanding of central service workflow, basic job knowledge and skills, basic job responsibilities and centeral service concerns. • None Credit •  • Tuesday & Thursday, September 23 - December 18, 6:00-10:00 PM Followed by 120 Hours Externship• Course Fee: $1895
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