A High School Diploma (or Equivalency) is required to register for this training.
Training for an exciting and rewarding career as a Clinical Medical Assistant has never been easier! In today’s busy medical practices, Clinical Medical Assistants are vital members of the medical team. Students will train to assist the physician in providing quality patient care. Students will learn to obtain patient vital signs, assist with minor medical procedures, perform simple laboratory tests, give injections, perform venipuncture (phlebotomy), administer medications and more.
Fall Classes (Online & In person) will start 9/16/2020 through 1/23./2021 Classes will comprise of:
- Online lectures Mondays and Wednesdays
- 6 Saturday in person skill classes on 9/19, 10/17, 11/14, 12/12, 1/9 and 1/23
- Followed by a 160 hour externship.
This program includes 120 class hours, 40 hours at Career Training Solutions Online, and a 160-hour externship* where students will be placed in a private practice, clinic or urgent care facility.
*Requirements for the externship will be provided during a mandatory information session.
**Tuition includes CPR certification, national certification examination, liability insurance, externship, lab supplies, and a certificate of completion.
Salary Information: $38,250 Annual Mean Wage in California(Source: https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes319092.htm#st)
Contact Assistant Director Lori Parris for more information.