HEALTH CARE EDUCATION COURSES

Petaluma Adult School, in collaboration with CalRegional Education Centers, is proud to provide you with an opportunity to earn Health Care Career certificates in the areas of Phlebotomy and Medical Assisting.

Information Session: Join us for a free presentation about the upcoming programs for Fall, 2017. Meet instructors and ask questions in a relaxed, informal setting. Please register online at: CalRegional Infosession or call 800-927-5159.

Thursday, August 31, 2017, 6:00 to 7:00 pm
Finley Community Center - Person Senior Wing Auditorium
2060 West College Ave., Santa Rosa

Program Information

Prerequisites: 18 years of age and a high school diploma or equivalent.
P
rogram fee:  $2,995 (This fee includes CPR certification training for the Healthcare Provider, liability insurance, externship, national exam and certificate.)
Sold separately: Textbooks, scrubs, and the Medical Kit for the Medical Assistant program.


Phlebotomy Technician

As a Phlebotomy Technician you will be trained to draw blood samples from patients in a clinical laboratory or public health setting. Over the course of the program, students will receive on-the-job training that includes drawing blood samples from patients, producing quality laboratory results, gaining the trust and confidence of patients and much more. The program includes 70 hours of classroom instruction and a 40-hour clinical phlebotomy externship. The program will prepare students to take the National Certified Phlebotomy Technician (NCPT) exam through the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT).

Schedule 1:  June 3 July 8, 2017, Tuesday and Thursday, 5:30-9:30pm
Saturday 8:00am-4:30pm

Schedule 2:  July 18 – August 17, 2017, Tuesday and Thursday, 5:30-9:30pm
Saturday 8:00am-4:30pm

Schedule 3:  September 19 – October 19, 2017, Tuesday and Thursday, 5:30-9:30pm
Saturday 8:00am-4:30pm

Schedule 4:  October 24 – Dec 9, 2017, Tuesday and Thursday, 5:30-9:30pm
Saturday 8:00am-4:30pm


Clinical Medical Assistant

In this program you will learn medical terminology, front and back office procedures, standard patient processing, medical billing and customer service. Students will be trained to help physicians care for patients, take vital signs, perform basic lab tests and administer medications in a doctor’s office or clinic. The program includes 160 hours of classroom instruction and a 160-hour medical office externship. The program will prepare you to take a National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) exam through the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT).

Schedule 1:  Night Class: June 12 September 15, 2017, Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 5:30-9:30pm

Schedule 2:  Day Class: July 24 – October 2, 2017, Monday through Thursday, 10:30am-2:30pm

Schedule 3:  Day Class: October 16, 2017 – January 8, 2018, Monday through Thursday, 10:30am-2:30pm

Schedule 4:  Night Class: October 23, 2017 – February 2, 2018, Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 5:30-9:30pm

 

Pharmacy Technician

As a Pharmacy Technician you will help the pharmacist prepare and mix prescriptions, maintain patient records, refer patients to the pharmacist for counseling, and assist with inventory control, payment, collection, purchasing and billing. This program includes 182 hours of classroom instruction and a 120-hour clinical pharmacy externship. Upon successful completion of the program, students may apply directly to the California Board of Pharmacy for the Pharmacy Technician License.

Schedule 1:  Night Class: August 21, 2017 – November 9, 2017, Monday through Thursday, 5:30-9:30pm

To begin the registration process for any of these programs, please contact:
CalRegional Education Center at (800) 927-5159 or CalRegional.com

Please Note: Class schedules subject to change. Please call for the latest schedules.

Petaluma Adult School - 200 Douglas St. - Petaluma, CA 94952
Phone: 778-4633 © Petaluma Adult School - 2017