Acquire the basic computer skills required for employment as an Allied Health professional. Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft Windows, file management, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Access. Along with learning the basic components of the computer, students will learn to navigate the desktop; store and retrieve files; create, save and print a Word document; work with formulas and tables in an Excel spreadsheet; and create and modify an Access database. Purchase of Textbook and USB Flash Drive required. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
This course is designed for medical care providers and provides instruction for CPR (one- and two-rescuer) and relief of choking for the adult, child, and infant victim. Topics include the use of airway devices like the bag valve mask and various pocket masks. All participants must be able to kneel on the floor beside a manikin for extended periods of time. There is a 25-question test with a passing score of 84% required. Textbook required and available in the College Store. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
This course, designed for anyone with a reasonable chance of coming into contact with bloodborne pathogens, provides instruction regarding workplace exposure. Topics include reducing the chance of exposure, personal protective equipment, and exposure incident response. Meets Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements for bloodborne pathogens training when paired with site-specific instruction. Participation certificate provided upon course completion. Textbook required. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
Demystify the complexities of HIPAA! To be a successful healthcare professional, it's mandatory that you know the ins and outs of HIPAA compliance. This course focuses on the Administrative Simplification portion of HIPAA. Topics include transactions, code sets, and identifiers; the Privacy Rule; and the Security Rule. By the end of the course, you'll feel confident in your ability to comply with HIPAA requirements. Senior and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available.
The AAAI/ISMA Master Personal Trainer certification class ("Level 2")
builds upon the tools learned in the AAAI/ISMA Personal Fitness Trainer
program. The emphasis in this class is how to work safely and
effectively with people who have special needs or conditions such as
high blood pressure, diabetes, and arthritis to name a few. It is
recommended that people pass the AAAI/ISMA Personal Fitness Trainer class before taking the Master Trainer class.
The AAAI/ISMA Personal Trainer certification course will help you safely and effectively work with individuals during personal fitness training sessions and enhance your exercise and health knowledge. An exam is given at the end of the day for those attempting to become certified. Those attempting certification must study before the test. The course covers a variety of topics including but not limited to, muscle physiology, cardiovascular physiology. Exercise guidelines, program design, fitness marketing, myth busting and more. AAAI/ISMA has books that can be purchased by calling the organization at 609 397 2139. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply.
Participate in an individually-scheduled, forty-hour externship supervised by a physical therapist or a physical therapy assistant at a local facility. You'll get hands on experience working side by side with other members of the physical therapy team. This is an opportunity to apply the knowledge you gained in the course "Become a Physical Therapy Aide" and increase your value in a competitive job market. Topics include infection control; body mechanics; patient observation; and exercise principles for stretching, strengthening, aerobics, and range of motion. You must be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or a GED to enroll. A current AHA Healthcare Provider CPR card; evidence of adequate immunization for measles, rubella, chicken pox, and mumps; seasonal flu vaccination; and negative TB skin test or negative chest x-ray reading are required before admission. Technical standards apply. Prerequisites: Foundations of Healthcare, HIPAA Compliance, Healthcare Externship Preparation, Healthcare Professionalism, Healthcare Provider CPR, Computer Basics for Allied Health, and Become a Physical Therapy Aide. Instructor approval required prior to registration. Please call 443-412-2051 or email email@example.com for more information. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available.
Learn in-depth principles of nutrition to help sports clients with specific dietary and nutritional needs. Discuss current nutritional research, herb and vitamin supplements and body composition testing. Explore links between nutrition and athletic performance and types of diet plans. Includes written exam. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply.