Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.)

The purpose of this program is to provide information and experience to students who are interested in obtaining patient care training in the health occupations industry. A clinical internship is a required element of this program during senior year.

 

Course Sequence:

10th Grade: Health Science 1
11th Grade: Health Science 2
12th Grade: Nursing Assisting 3 & Health Science Education

Certifications Offered: Certified Nursing Assistant

 

Certification Resources:  CNA Online practice tests

 

Possible Career Tracks:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Registered Nurse

 

Affiliated clubs: HOSA

Electrocardiography (EKG)

The purpose of this program is to provide information and experience to students who are interested in obtaining skills and knowledge of a variety of occupations in the health occupations industry. An emphasis is placed on earning certification in Electrocardiography.

Course Sequence:

10th Grade: Health Science 1
11th Grade: Health Science 2
12th Grade: Allied Health and EKG

Certifications Offered: Certified EKG Technician

Certification Resources: Instructor provided study guides

Possible Career Track:

  • Certified EKG Technician

First Responder

This course prepares students to be employed as Emergency Medical Responders. Content includes, but are not limited to, identifying and practicing within the appropriate scope of practice for an Emergency Medical Responder, demonstrating correct medical procedures for various emergency situations, proficiency in the appropriate instruments used, as well as a foundation in the musculoskeletal system of the body.

Course Sequence:

10th Grade: Health Science 1
11th Grade: Health Science 2
12th Grade: First Responder

Certifications Offered: Emergency Medical Responder (EMR)

Possible Career Tracks:

  • EMT
  • Paramedic

Affiliated clubs: HOSA

Phlebotomy

The purpose of this program is to provide information and experience to students who are interested in obtaining skills and knowledge of a variety of occupations in the health occupations industry. An emphasis is placed on earning certification in Phlebotomy.

Course Sequence:

10th Grade: Health Science 1
11th Grade: Health Science 2
12th Grade: Allied Health and Phlebotomy

Certifications Offered: Certified Phlebotomy Technician

Certification Resources: Instructor provided study guides

Possible Career Track:

  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician