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Medical Billing & Coding EKG Technician Heartsaver First Aid
Pharmacy Technician BLS for Healthcare Providers Heartsaver First Aid/CPR/AED
Dental Assisting BLS Instructor Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
Phlebotomy Technician Heartsaver CPR/AED Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
 
 
ONLINE PROGRAMS
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant Certified Outpatient Coder NCSF Certified Strength Coach
Certified Medical Billing and Coding Clinical Dental Assistant NCSF Sports Nutrition Specialist
Administrative Dental Assistant CPC Medical Billing and Coding Personal Fitness Trainer
Advanced Coding for the Physician's Office Fitness Business Management Personal Training and Group Exercise Training for Older Adults
Advanced Hospital Coding and CCS Prep ICD-10 Medical Coding Pharmacy Technician
Advanced Personal Fitness Trainer Medical Transcription Physical Therapy Aide
CCA Medical Billing and Coding NASM Certified Personal Trainer Veterinary Assistant
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES)  
 
 
 
ONLINE COURSES
Certificate in Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare
Spanish for Medical Professionals Certificate in Meditation Certificate in Food, Nutrition, and Health
Introduction to Biology Certificate in Brain Health Certificate in Gerontology
Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach Certificate in Stress Management Certificate in Integrative Mental Health
Human Anatomy and Physiology Certificate in Complementary and Integrative Health Certificate in Healthy Aging
Medical Office Basics Certificate in Global Healing Systems Certificate in End of Life Care
HIPAA Compliance Certificate in Nutrition, Chronic Disease, and Health Promotion Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health
Medical Math Certificate in Violence Prevention and Awareness Certificate in Pain Assessment and Management
Introduction to Natural Health and Healing Certificate in Spirituality, Health, and Healing Certificate in Perinatal Issues
Certificate in Mindfulness Certificate in Healing Environments for Body, Mind, and Spirit Certificate in Women’s Health Issues
Certificate in Infectious Diseases and Infection Control Certificate in Music Therapy and Sound Healing  
 
 
This course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using the CPT and ICD-9 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, appeal denied claims and use generic forms to streamline billing procedures. The course covers the following areas: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for medical insurance and third party reimbursements. Students will learn how to find the service and codes using manuals. Click here for more information about student loans.
 
*Upon successful completion of this program, students may be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) national examination and/or the American Health Information Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam.

30-Day Early Registration Fee: $1,899
Registration Fee: $2,149
# Contact Hours: 80
 
Schedule
 
CAMPUS
BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
REGISTER Brunswick 2/5/19 5/23/19 Tu/Th 27 5:30pm 8:30pm
REGISTER Jesup 2/5/19 5/23/19 Tu/Th 27 5:30pm 8:30pm
REGISTER Waycross 2/5/19 5/23/19 Tu/Th 27 5:30pm 8:30pm
 
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4/2, 4/4, 5/2, 5/7, 5/9
 
 
This course prepares students to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam. Course content includes: pharmacy medical terminology, the history of pharmacy, the pharmacy practice in multiple environments, pharmacy calculations and measurements, reading and interpreting prescriptions and defining drugs by generic and brand names. Through classroom lecture and hands on labs, students will review dosage calculations, drug classifications, the “top 200 drugs”, I.V. flow rates, sterile compounding, dose conversions, aseptic technique, the handling of sterile products, total parenteral nutrition (TPN), dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control and billing and reimbursement. Click here for more information about student loans.
 
 
# Contact Hours: 50
 
Schedule
  CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
REGISTER Brunswick 3/13/19 5/22/19 Mo/We 17 5:30pm 8:30pm
REGISTER Jesup 3/13/19 5/22/19 Mo/We 17 5:30pm 8:30pm
REGISTER Waycross 3/13/19 5/22/19 Mo/We 17 5:30pm 8:30pm
 
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4/1, 4/3, 5/6, 5/8
 
 
 
This course prepares students for entry level positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions – Dental Assisting. The purpose of this course is to familiarize the student with all areas of pre-clinical dental assisting and provide training in the professional skills required to function as an assistant in the dental practice.
This course covers the following key areas and topics –
  • Administrative Aspects include: the history of dentistry and dental assisting; introduction to the dental office; the legal aspects of dentistry; policies and guidelines.
  • Clinical Aspects include: introduction to oral anatomy; dental operatory; dental equipment, introduction to tooth structure; primary and permanent teeth; the oral cavity and related structures; proper patient positioning; dental hand-pieces; sterilization; and other areas.
In addition to entry-level administrative jobs, this course is ideal for students interested in pursuing a future formal Dental Hygienist program. Click here for more information about student loans.
 
*Upon successful completion of this program, students may be eligible to sit for the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) - 1) National Entry Level Dental Assistant (NELDA) Exam, 2) Anatomy, Morphology and Physiology (AMP) Exam, 3) Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) Exam, 4) Infection Control Exam (ICE) and the 5) RHS - ICE Exam. Please note that the NELDA Exam is a single exam that includes the AMP Exam, RHS Exam and ICE.  You may also take the AMP Exam, RHS Exam and ICE individually to earn your NELDA.  And you may also take the RHS - ICE Exam that includes both the RHS Exam and ICE.
 
30-Day Early Registration Fee: $1,199
Registration Fee: $1,449
# Contact Hours: 60
 
Schedule
 
CAMPUS
BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
REGISTER Brunswick 2/28/19 5/23/19 Tu/Th 20 5:30pm 8:30pm
REGISTER Jesup 2/28/19 5/23/19 Tu/Th 20 5:30pm 8:30pm
REGISTER Waycross 2/28/19 5/23/19 Tu/Th 20 5:30pm 8:30pm
 
Skip Dates
4/2, 4/4, 5/2, 5/7, 5/9
 
 
Prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students will become familiar with all aspects related to blood collection and develop comprehensive skills to perform venipunctures completely and safely. Classroom and lab work includes terminology, anatomy and physiology; blood collection procedures; specimen hands-on practice; and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. Click here for more information about student loans.
 
*Upon successful completion of this program, students may be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam. 
 
30-Day Early Registration Fee: $1,799
Registration Fee: $2,049
# Contact Hours: 90
 
Schedule
  CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
REGISTER Brunswick 1/28/19 5/22/19 Mo/We 30 5:30pm 8:30pm
REGISTER Jeup 1/28/19 5/22/19 Mo/We 30 5:30pm 8:30pm
REGISTER Waycross 1/28/19 5/22/19 Mo/We 30 5:30pm 8:30pm
 
Skip Dates
4/1, 4/3, 5/6, 5/8
 
 
Prepares students to function as EKG Technicians. Includes important practice and background information on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography, and stress testing. Click here for more information about student loans.
 
*Upon successful completion of this program, students may be eligible to sit for the American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians (ASPT) Certified EKG Technician (CET) exam or National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified EKG Technician (CET) exam. 
 
30-Day Early Registration Fee: $999
Registration Fee: $1,249
# Contact Hours: 50
 
Schedule
  CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
REGISTER Brunswick 3/13/19 5/22/19 Mo/We 17 5:30pm 8:30pm
REGISTER Jeup 3/13/19 5/22/19 Mo/We 17 5:30pm 8:30pm
REGISTER Waycross 3/13/19 5/22/19 Mo/We 17 5:30pm 8:30pm
 
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4/1, 4/3, 5/6, 5/8
 
 
BLS teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills for application in both prehospital and in-facility environments, with a focus on High-Quality CPR and team dynamics.
 
Registration Fee: $45
# Contact Hours: 4
 
Schedule
 
CAMPUS
BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
REGISTER Brunswick 11/2/18 11/2/18 Fr 1 10am 2pm
REGISTER Brunswick 12/7/18 12/7/18 Fr 1 10am 2pm
REGISTER Waycross 11/7/18 11/7/18 We 1 5pm 9pm
REGISTER Jesup 12/5/18 12/5/18 We 1 5pm 9pm
 
 
Becoming an American Heart Association instructor is easy after consulting with an American Heart Association Training Center to find out whether the Training Center (TC) is accepting new instructors and the TCC's (Training Center Coordinator) preferred course delivery. The steps are simple – get started today!
  1. Be accepted by your local AHA Training Center before enrolling in an Instructor Course and have a completed Instructor Candidate Application on file with that Training Center
  2. Have current AHA provider status in the discipline for that Instructor Course and be proficient in all the skills of that discipline. Disciplines include ACLS, BLS, PALS, PEARS and Heartsaver.
  3. Successfully complete the discipline-specific classroom Instructor Course.
  4. Successfully be monitored teaching your first course within six months of completing the discipline-specific classroom Instructor Course. Training Center Coordinators can require additional monitoring.
Once you become an Instructor, you will have access to the most current emergency cardiovascular care science, course updates, training resources and tools through the online AHA Instructor Network. You will also be able to post class dates and times to reach more students through our public website.

 

Registration Fee: $150
# Contact Hours: 5
 
Schedule
 
CAMPUS
BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
REGISTER Brunswick 12/14/18 12/14/18 Fr 1 10am 3pm
 
 
Heartsaver® CPR AED teaches adult and child CPR and AED use, infant CPR, and how to relieve choking in adults, children, and infants. This course teaches skills with the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback, and guide the students’ learning of skills.
 
Registration Fee: $45
# Contact Hours: 4
 
 
Heartsaver® First Aid teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services arrives. Students learn duties and responsibilities of first aid rescuers; first aid actions for medical emergencies, including severe choking, heart attack, and stroke; and skills for handling injury and environmental emergencies, including external bleeding, broken bones and sprains, and bites and stings.

Registration Fee: $15
# Contact Hours: 3
 
Schedule
  CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
REGISTER Brunswick 12/7/18 12/7/18 Fr 1 2pm 5pm
 
 
This course is designed to prepare students to provide first aid, CPR and use an automated external defibrillator (AED). The hands-on skills practice and testing session (sold separately) are conducted in-person with a CPTC AHA BLS or Heartsaver Instructor. Upon successful completion of the online course, a hands-on portion must be scheduled and completed. Please plan for this to last about one hour and bring a copy of your certificate of completion of the online course.  Upon successful completion of both then online and hands-on portions of the course, students receive a Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED course completion card, valid for two years. 
 
Registration Fee: $44
 
Please email CommunityEd@CoastalPines.Edu to schedule hands-on
Registration Fee: $25
 
 
This advanced course highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary.
 
Registration Fee: $199
# Contact Hours: 8
 
 
PALS is a classroom, video-based, Instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, effective resuscitation
and team dynamics.
 
Registration Fee: $199
# Contact Hours: 8
 
 
Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage an emergency until emergency medical services arrives. Skills covered in this course include first aid; choking relief in adults, children, and infants; and what to do for sudden cardiac arrest in adults, children, and infants. This course teaches skills with the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback, and guide the students’ learning of skills.
 
Registration Fee: $60
 
 

Telephone numbers are accessible to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing through the Georgia Relay by dialing 711 or 1-800-255-0056 from a TTY/TDD.

Los números de teléfono son accesibles a las personas que son sordos o con pérdida de la audición a través de Georgia Relay marcando 711 o 1-800-255-0056 de TTY/TDD.

Locations

Waycross Alma Baxley
1701 Carswell Ave 101 West 17th St 1334 Golden Isles Pkwy, W
Waycross, Georgia 31503 Alma, Georgia 31510 Baxley, Georgia 31513
912.287.6584 912.632.0951 912.367.1700
877.332.8682    
  Camden Golden Isles
  8001 The Lakes Blvd 3700 Glynco Pkwy
  Kingsland, Georgia 31548 Brunswick, Georgia 31525
  912.510.3327 912.262.4999
     
  Hazlehurst Jesup
  677 Douglas Hwy 1777 West Cherry St
  Hazlehurst, Georgia 31539 Jesup, Georgia 31545
  912.379.0041 912.427.5800

 

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