Certifications

All Health Technology Students Earn Certificates in the following:

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • Our Freshmen are certified in basic CPR the beginning of Freshman year
  • Including Choking and the Use of the AED
  • Through the American Heart Association

First Aid and Safety Certification

  • Our Freshmen are certified at the end of Freshman year
  • Through the American Heart Association
  • Includes:
    • Bleeding and wounds
    • Shock
    • Poisoning
    • Burns
    • Heat and cold exposure
    • Bone and Joint injuries
    • Specific injuries
    • Sudden illness - Heart attack, stroke, fainting seizures, and diabetic reactions
    • Applying dressings, bandages and splints
    • Use of the EPI pen

BLS Health Care Provider CPR

  • Sophomores and Seniors get certified at the beginning of the year
  • Cards are issued by the American Heart Association
  • Course includes adult, child, and infant for 1 and 2 rescuers along with choking and AED use

Alzheimer's Training Certificate

  • Juniors receive Alzheimer’s Training
  • Material used is based on information provided in instructor training
  • DVD’s are based on the well known Alzheimer's expert, Teepa Snow

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

  • Juniors receive their certification at the end of their year
  • OSHA 10 hour general industry

Certified Nursing Assistant

  • Juniors complete the CNA program by third term of their Junior Year
  • State Certified through the American Red Cross
  • Co-Op eligible in a Long Term Care Facility

Home Health Aide

  • Upon completion of their CNA students are eligible to receive their HHA
  • Once 18 years of age they may obtain a job in Home Care