Intro to Healthcare Careers

Intro to Medical Assistant

This course is open to anyone who wants to learn more about the Medical Assisting Profession. Medical assistants work alongside physicians, mainly in outpatient or ambulatory care facilities, such as medical offices and clinics. Emphasis will be placed on the nature of work, working conditions, education/training, certification and employment outlook. Other areas that will be covered include, professionalism, communication, attitude, behaviors, and soft skills. Call 336-290-0561 or 336-506-4200 for more information or email dcgrinstead879@alamancecc.edu. 

**Free for qualified individuals. See Guidelines for HRD.

REGISTRATION IS NOT COMPLETE UNTIL PAYMENT IS RECEIVED.
Location:  ACC Hours: 16 Fee: $73**
74869     4/5-4/28 TTH  11 am-1 pm Register Now_Personal Care & Medical Care Assistant

Intro to Nurse Aide

Nurse Aides are critical health care professionals and the demand continues to grow. This 16-hour class examines the role of a NA and provides an overview of the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to secure employment. You will learn about the various roles and settings in which a nurse aid would find employment. The class will focus on the development of a plan to obtain the necessary medical, technical, and soft skills for entry into the field. Completing this class does not qualify you to be employed as a NA. Call 336-290-0561 for more information or email dcgrinstead879@alamancecc.edu

**Free for qualified individuals. See Guidelines for HRD.
REGISTRATION IS NOT COMPLETE UNTIL PAYMENT IS RECEIVED.
Location:  ACC Hours: 16 Fee: $73**
74873    3/1-3/24 TTH  9-11 am Register Now_Personal Care & Medical Care Assistant
74874    5/3-5/26 TTH  9-11 am Register Now_Personal Care & Medical Care Assistant

Intro to Personal Care Assistant

This course provides an introduction to a paraprofessional career in the home health industry as a Personal Care Assistant (PCA) also known as home health aide, companion caregiver, companion assistant, etc. The PCA curriculum provides students with an overview of the practical, real-world skills needed to provide non-medical care to the elderly, those with disabilities, and people needing continued non-medical rehabilitation. Call 336-290-0561 or 336-506-4200 for more information or email dcgrinstead879@alamancecc.eduInstructor:  Jacquelyn Rolle, LPN

**Free for qualified individuals. See Guidelines for HRD.

REGISTRATION IS NOT COMPLETE UNTIL PAYMENT IS RECEIVED.
Location:  DC Hours: 16 Fee: $73**
74872     4/5-4/28 TTH   9 -11 am Register Now_Personal Care & Medical Care Assistant