Health Careers

Our vocational programs are designed to help you gain the skills necessary to enter into jobs that are in high demand by employers.

Certified Nursing Assistant

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This program prepares the student as a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA). Through classroom studies, lab, and clinical practice, the student will be prepared to assist the nurse in providing care for the resident/patient.

 

Program Details:

  • Approximately 10-11 weeks (One Semester)

  • Separate testing fee for New York  State Certification Exam

  • Brentwood, Farmingdale and Hempstead Locations

The program is an introduction to the nurse assistant program.  The instruction will include a basic nurse assistant core program along with communications and documentation skills, computer literacy, workplace math and language and professional development.

 

Program Details:

Emergency Medical Technician

This program leads to State Certification as an EMT-B. All students must have a valid NYS Driver License. Students are trained to provide care in life threatening or potentially life threatening conditions and to prevent further harm before a patient is moved. Students complete a rigorous course including didactic and practical instruction as required by New York State.

 

Program Details:

Pharmacy Technician

The course content combined with successful program completion qualifies the student to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE) administered by the PTCB. The student will become a nationally certified Pharmacy Technician and be able to hold the designation of CPhT.

 

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Physical Therapy Aide

Rehabilitation Aides will typically perform work delegated by licensed physical and occupational therapists in accordance with state rules and regulations.

 

Program Details:

*Based on Enrollment and Eligibility Requirements