Clearfield Campus Opportunities


Course ID:  58CLFD Location:  Founders 043    
Course Name:  Clinical Medical Assistant        
Course Start Date:  In Progress - Next offering Spring 2015 Time:  6:00 - 9:30 PM Course Fee:  $2,599.00

Course Description:

Clinical Medical Assistant Program – 140 Classroom Hours w/ a Clinical Externship
This program is intended for students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare. This program will train students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office.  Instruction includes among other things preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, technical aspects of phlebotomy and the cardiac life cycle. Students will review important topics including phlebotomy, pharmacology, the proper use and administration of medications, taking and documenting vital signs, cardiology including proper lead placements, a professional workplace behavior, ethics and the legal aspects of healthcare. This program includes 140 hours of classroom lecture and hands on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for the clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements.

Note: Upon successful completion of this program, students would be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.

Course Contact Hours: 140 hours + Clinical Externship
Student Tuition: $2,599 (includes all textbooks)
Clinical Externship Hours: 160 hours

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
September 16th – December 18th 2014
6:00pm – 9:30pm


Course ID: CLFDJOB Location: Founders Hall    
Course Name: JobGatewaySM        
Course Start Date:  10/23/2014 Time: 12:45 PM Course Fee: $FREE

Course Description:

JobGatewaySM is part of PA’s initiative to transform how job-seekers find family sustaining jobs and how employers find the skilled candidates that they need. Through this initiative, a user-friendly, premiere job-matching system has been created to help bridge the gap that currently exists between job-seekers and employers. In JobGatewaySM, job-seekers have access to more than 200,000 job openings. You can create and upload a resume and make yourself available to thousands of employers. Representatives from the Clearfield County CareerLink will be here to demonstrate the system and answer questions.


Course ID: 62CLFD  Location: Founders 203     
Course Name:  Leadership Essentials Certificate Program        
Course Start Date:  11/07/2014 Time:  8:30 AM - Noon Course Fee: $595.00 

Course Description:

This course is ideal for longer-term supervisors as well as those who may be emerging into supervisory roles. Participants will explore tough supervisory topics such as relationship and teambuilding, gaining and keeping respect, managing change, improving communication, and many other supervisory topics.  This course will be delivered over 5, 1/2 day modules.  Friday's beginning November 7th, 2014. (11/7, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12, 12/19)

Course ID: 64CLFD Location: Founders 214    
Course Name: Exceptional Customer Service        
Course Start Date:  11/14/2014 Time: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Course Fee: $259.00 

Course Description:

Every contact with a customer is an opportunity for the customer to judge the quality of the product and service your company provides.  This program allows participants to define excellence in service for their organization, discover the benefits of exceptional service, and apply strategies from the top service providers to produce a high impact experience.