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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Program
with Jenny Bamford-Perkins
Do you want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare? We 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 administrations of medications, taking and documenting vital signs, cardiology including proper lead placements, a professional workplace behavior, ethics and the legal aspects of healthcare. We include 140 hours of classroom lecture and hands-on labs. In addition, students will receive brush up on workforce skills and job preparation, BLS CPR/First Aid, and Digital Literacy certifications. This portion of the course is self-paced and hours for completion may vary. Please call 469-2129 for information regarding prerequisites and schedule orientation.
Microsoft Office 2016 Value Suite
with ed2 go
An impressive 67.6% of all middle-skill jobs now request a fundamental knowledge of Microsoft Office, and it's the most widely used software among primary, secondary, and post-secondary students. With that, knowing the features and functionality of this software is becoming increasingly important. You will be introduced to Microsoft Word 2016, Microsoft Excel 2016, and Microsoft PowerPoint 2016. In this program, you'll learn everything from creating impressive letters and documents, to compelling spreadsheets and table, to persuasive presentations. Sign up at www.ed2go.com/rsu25aded.
Northstar Digital Literacy Certificate
with Benjamin Norwood
The Northstar Digital Literacy Certificate is a self-guided online set of assessments that shows an individual's ability to perform basic computer skills. Assessments are available for basic computer skills, world wide web, windows, Mac OSX, email, word, social media, excel, powerpoint, and information literacy. Testing for a certificate is free and available to anyone who needs to assess their skills. Lab times vary each semester and one-on-one sessions may be set up by appointment. Please note that there is a fee for instructor led courses and one-on-one sessions. You can call our office at 469-2129 to set up an appointment or to learn more about the program.