Medical Assisting Studies
Four Certificate Courses: $12,000 each
Package: $45,000 (Save $3,000)
Medical & Pharmacy Assisting Studies
Six Certificate Courses: $12,000 each
Package: $65,000 (Save $7,000)
This programme provides training for persons interested in pursuing careers in health care as nursing assistants, personal support workers, pharmacy assistants, etc. It provides both theoretical and practical training and makes extensive use of instructor-led computer-assisted learning to deliver the theoretical component of the programme. Practical training is provided in the student training clinic and pharmacy.
The Diploma in Medical Assisting Studies is awarded to students who complete four certificate courses: 1. Medical Terminology 2. Basic Patient Care Procedures 3. Human Anatomy & Common Health Disorders and 4. Medical Assisting for Nursing Assistants.
The Diploma in Medical & Pharmacy Assisting is awarded to students who complete three medical assisting courses: 1. Medical Terminology 2. Basic Patient Care Procedures 3. Common Health Disorders; and three pharmacy courses: 1. Prescriptions & Drug Classes 2. Pharmacy Assisting Procedures and 3. Drug Calculations.
The two diplomas are based on the curriculum and exam requirements of the U.S Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) exams and the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) exams respectively. The pharmacy courses were approved by the Pharmacy Council of Guyana.
In this course you will work with topics such as word analysis, objective in studying in the medical language, combining forms, suffixes and prefixes, practical applications, understanding medical terminology, medical terms and definitions etc.
This course will equips students with the basic patient care skills required to function as nurse assistants/aides (U.S) and personal support workers (Canada).
Prescriptions & Drug Classes I
This course will equip you to read and interpret and prescriptions and introduce you to the major classes of prescription and OTC drugs.
Human Anatomy & Common Health
This course will equip you with knowledge of the human body in health and illness and equip you with knowledge and skills appropriate for assisting patients who suffer from common chronic health conditions
for Nursing Assistants
This course equips gradutes with the skills required to pass the U.S Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) examinations.
This course equips you with the knowledge and skills required to work as a pharmacy assistant/technician.
This course equips students with the drug calculation skills.