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femail nurse, male nurse and patient in hospital roomThis program is intended for students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare. This program will train students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes among other things preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, technical aspects of phlebotomy and the cardiac life cycle. Students will review important topics including phlebotomy, pharmacology, the proper use and administration of medications, taking and documenting vital signs, cardiology including proper lead placements, a professional workplace behavior, ethics and the legal aspects of healthcare. This program includes 140 hours of classroom lecture and hands on labs and a 160-hour clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for the clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140-hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. Student loans are available.
 
*Upon successful completion of this training, there is another 160 clinical hours.
 
**Upon successful completion of this program, students may be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.
 
Registration Fee: $2,599

# Contact Hours: 300

CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 6/22/17 12/12/17 Tu/Th 40 6pm 9:30pm
 
SKIP DATES
7/4, 7/6, 8/1, 8/3, 8/8, 8/10, 8/15, 8/17, 11/21, 11/23
 
 
two female nurses with xray machineThis course prepares students to function as EKG Technicians. This course will include 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. Additionally, students will practice with EKG equipment and perform hands on labs including introduction to the function and proper use of the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12-lead placement and other clinical practices. Student loans are available.

*Upon successful completion of this program, students may be eligible to sit for the ASPT – Electrocardiograph (EKG) Technician exam and the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified EKG Technician (CET) national examination.
 
To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $999
# Contact Hours: 50
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 10/18/17 12/13/17 Mo/We 15 6pm 9:30pm
 
SKIP DATES
11/20, 11/22
 
 
male_black_nurse_with_female_nurse_on_computerThis 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. Student loans are available.
 
*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.

To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $1,899
# Contact Hours: 80
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 9/20/17 12/14/17 Mo/We 23 6pm 9:30pm
 
SKIP DATES
11/20, 11/22
 
 
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. Student loans are available.
 
 
To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $1,199
# Contact Hours: 50
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 10/19/17 12/14/17 Tu/Th 15 6pm 9:30pm
 
SKIP DATES
11/21, 11/23
 
 
male nurse and male nurse walking female patient in wheelchairThis course 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. Student loans are available.
 
*There is no outside externship rotation included with this program.
 
**Upon successful completion of this program, students may be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) national examination.
 
To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $1,599
# Contact Hours: 90
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 9/11/17 12/13/17 Mo/We 26 6pm 9:30pm
 
SKIP DATES
11/21, 11/23
 
 
dentistThis 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. Student loans are available.
 
*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.

 

To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $1,199
# Contact Hours: 60
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 10/10/17 12/14/17 Tu/Th 18 6pm 9:30pm
 
SKIP DATES
11/21, 11/23
 
 
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.
 
To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $45
# Contact Hours: 4
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Waycross 7/12/17 7/12/17 We 1 5pm 9pm
Jesup 8/2/17 8/2/17 We 1 5pm 9pm
Brunswick 8/4/17 8/4/17 Fr 1 10am 2pm
Brunswick 9/1/17 9/1/17 Fr 1 10am 2pm
Waycross 9/6/17 9/6/17 We 1 10am 2pm
Jesup 10/4/17 10/4/17 We 1 5pm 9pm
Brunswick 10/6/17 10/6/17 Fr 1 10am 2pm
Waycross 11/1/17 11/1/17 We 1 10am 2pm
Brunswick 11/3/17 11/3/17 Fr 1 10am 2pm
Brunswick 12/1/17 12/1/17 Fr 1 10am 2pm
Jesup 12/6/17 12/6/17 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.

 

To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $150
# Contact Hours: 5
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 7/14/17 7/14/17 Fr 1 10am 3pm
Brunswick 9/8/17 9/8/17 Fr 1 10am 3pm
Brunswick 11/10/17 11/10/17 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.
 
To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $45
# Contact Hours: 4
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Waycross 7/10/17 7/10/17 Mo 1 10am 2pm
 
 
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.

To register, lease click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $15
# Contact Hours: 3
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Waycross 7/10/17 7/10/17 Mo 1 10am 2pm
 
 
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
 
 
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.
 
To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $199
# Contact Hours: 8
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick  9/15/17 9/16/17 Fr/Sa 2 10am 2pm

 

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.
 
To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $199
# Contact Hours: 8
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 10/17/17 10/18/17 Tu/Th 2 5pm 9pm

 

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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