Classes Offered September – December, 2009
Pharmacy Technician Program
This comprehensive, 12-week course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field in hospitals, home infusion pharmacies, and community pharmacies, and work under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. This course will prepare you to apply for, and take the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination offered at a test center in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Medical Administrative Assistant Program
This 10-week course is designed to prepare students for entry-level jobs in administrative and clerical positions in the health care industry. Course objectives will cover basic administrative, clinical and laboratory requirements.
Mondays & Wednesdays
Take this special eight-week course and you will get a comprehensive look into the world of optical assisting—a world that’s getting more exciting all the time. You’ll see how rewarding it can be to help people solve their vision problems. You will also find out how varied the field of optometry is becoming as we explore the skills it requires and the different settings to which this new career might lead you.
The course will cover:
Optical assistants help ophthalmologists test patients for vision loss, color blindness, and visual acuity. Optical assistants also help analyze and adjust prescriptions for contacts and glasses.
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Community Health Worker
This class is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in community health and social service agencies. A Community Health Worker (CHW) is a client advocate who closes the gap between the client, health care providers, health agencies and other community-based resources. The CHW Basic Certificate program provides education in basic health theories, patient/client care and advocacy.
This course will cover:
Medical Interpreter Certification – Spanish Language
Are you bilingual in Spanish and English, with an aptitude for interpreting, and a strong desire to be of service to the medical community? If you are, now is the perfect time to put your language skills and cultural knowledge to good use.
In this course you will learn:
Now more than ever, there is a need for qualified Spanish-English interpreters in the health care field. Multiple research studies have shown that using trained health care interpreters can improve the quality of patient care, provide better outcomes, lower cost, and greater patient satisfaction.
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5101 College Boulevard
San Juan College
Farmington, NM 87402 • 505-566-3501
School of Continuing Education & Community Development