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
presentation about the upcoming programs for Fall, 2017. Meet
instructors and ask questions in a relaxed, informal setting.
Please register online at:
Infosession or call 800-927-5159.
Thursday, August 31, 2017, 6:00 to 7:00 pm
Finley Community Center - Person Senior Wing Auditorium
West College Ave., Santa Rosa
Prerequisites: 18 years
of age and a high school diploma or equivalent.
$2,995 (This fee includes CPR certification training for the
Healthcare Provider, liability insurance, externship, national
exam and certificate.)
Textbooks, scrubs, and the Medical Kit for the Medical Assistant
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
Tuesday and Thursday, 5:30-9:30pm
Schedule 2: July 18 – August 17, 2017, Tuesday and
Schedule 3: September 19 – October 19, 2017, Tuesday and
Schedule 4: October 24 – Dec 9, 2017, Tuesday and Thursday,
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,
Schedule 4: Night Class: October 23, 2017
February 2, 2018, Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 5:30-9:30pm
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
Please Note: Class schedules subject to change. Please
call for the latest schedules.