Medical - Career
emergency Medical Technician - pride star EMT at Whittier
150 HOURS - Call (978)735-4626 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Next Class Begins September 10th 2019
Classes Held Tuesdays and Thursdays 6 until 10 pm - Some Saturdays 9 until 2
Certified Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide
100 HOURS - Call for Information at 978-373-4101 ext 215 - $925 plus registration Fee*
Next Class September 2019 Monday and Wednesday 5 until 9 PM Some Saturdays
A CORI check is required prior to acceptance into the program.
This course prepares students for an entry-level career in health care with a 100-hour training program for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) and Home Health Aide. Fulfill classroom hours on campus and clinical experience in a local nursing facility with Registered Nurse instructors. The skills taught in this state licensed certificate program include vital signs, moving and turning patients, personal care basics, bed making, bed bath and feeding, record keeping and responding to emergencies. Proof of immunizations and a negative TB test is required prior to Clinical Experience. Entrance Examination Required
*Cost includes the Massachusetts State CNA Exam
Course is limited to 10 students
Call 978-373-4101 ext. 215 0r 327 for Details on How to Enroll
BLS HEALTHCARE PROVIDER COURSE
Approximately 4 hours $50 - Call for Information at 978-373-4101 ext 215
Saturday - Next Class Saturday September 28th
The BLS Healthcare Provider Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. The course is intended for certified or non-certified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals. As of January 1st, 2011 all professionals working in the dental field are now required to obtain an American Heart Association BLS for Health Care Provider CPR certification.
Healthcare providers such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, emergency medical technicians, respiratory therapists, physical and occupational therapists, physician’s assistants, residents or fellows, or medical or nursing students in training, aides, medical or nursing assistants, police officers, and other allied health personnel.
3 hours $50 - Next Class Saturday October 12th
The Community CPR course is designed to provide lay rescuers the fundamental skills and confidence to perform CPR on adult, children, or infants. This course will teach participants in how to recognize and alleviate airway obstructions, the proper use of an AED, and the signs, symptoms, and corrective action for a stroke or heart attack.
This course is strongly recommended for all of the general public. This course will not fill the requirements for health care providers..
Approximately 3 hours $25 - Next Class Saturday October 19th
The First Aid course is designed to provide rescuers the fundamental skills to recognize and treat medical emergencies. This course will teach students scene safety, the signs and symptoms of diabetes, stroke, and seizures and how to best treat these emergencies. Students will also learn how to control bleeding, treat for shock and burns, and minimize spinal damage due to head and spine injuries. In addition, students will get hands-on practice in dealing with blood borne pathogen safety, controlling bleeding, and dealing with broken bones and sprains.
This course is recommended for the general public whom might respond to medical emergencies. First aid training would be especially valuable to construction, warehouse, and factory workers, coaches, teachers, child care providers, babysitters, security personnel, and facility M.E.R.T (Medical Emergency Response Teams) members.
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