• 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 free presentation about the upcoming healthcare training programs. Meet staff and ask questions in a relaxed, informal setting. Please register online at: https://www.calregional.com/infosession or call 800-927-5159.

    Thursday, August 2, 2018, 6:00 to 7:00 pm
    Finley Community Center
    2060 W. College Ave. Santa Rosa, CA 95401
    Person Senior Wing

    Program Information

    Prerequisites: 18 years of age and a high school diploma or equivalent.
    Program fee:  $2,995 (This fee includes CPR certification training for the Healthcare Provider, liability insurance, externship, name badge, national exam, and certificate.)
    Sold separately: Textbooks, scrubs, and the Medical Kit for the Medical Assistant program.

    Phlebotomy Technician

    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 Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam through the National Healthcare Association (NHA).

    • Schedule 1:  8-6-18 through 9-5-18, Monday through Thursday, 5:30-9:30pm
    • Schedule 2:  10-1-18 through 10-30-18, Monday through Thursday, 5:30-9:30pm
    • Schedule 3:  10-6-18 through 12-15-18, Saturdays, 8:30am-5:00pm

    Clinical Medical Assistant

    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 Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) exam through the National Healthcare Association (NHA).

    • Schedule 1:  8-27-18 through 11-1-18, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 5:30pm-9:30pm
    • Schedule 2:  10-15-18 through 1-4-19, Monday through Thursday, 10:30am-2:30pm
    • Schedule 3:  11-5-18 through 2-5-19, Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 5:30-9:30pm

    To begin the registration process for any of these programs, please contact:
    CalRegional Education Center at 800-927-5159 or calregional.com

    Please Note: Class schedules subject to change. Please call for the latest schedules.