Clearfield Campus Opportunities
CLEARFIELD CAMPUS, Clearfield PA
|Course Name:||SAT Prep||Course ID:||C136||Cost:||$99.00|
|Start Date:||01/26/2016||Location:||FOUN136 & FOUN100||Time:||6:30 PM – 7:30 PM|
This course will help high school students prepare for the redesigned Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). It will provide an opportunity to review important verbal and math skills assessed in the SAT as well as become familiar with the test format and learn valuable test-taking strategies. This course will help to improve test-taking effectiveness, efficiency, and how to do an appropriate analysis of questions by using real SAT exam questions. On-line resources available through the Khan Academy will also be utilized. The course fee includes the latest version of the book “The Official SAT Study Guide” from the College Board.
Alice Brady, Verbal Skills – librarian at Clearfield Area Junior Senior High School with 37 years of experience, a Bachelor’s Degree from Clarion University and a Masters of Education from Mansfield University and a passion for learning.
Tuesdays and Thursdays
|Course Name:||How to Prepare for the Algebra I Keystone Exam||Course ID:||C137||Cost:||$ TBD|
|This course is offered to Parents/Guardians as well as high school/middle school students.
In this day and age, many parents struggle with helping their children in preparing
for the Algebra I Keystone exams (graduation requirement). This course is designed
to help the parents educate themselves on the material in order to help their children
when taking the Algebra I class. This course also can serve as a review or as a re-teaching
piece for the students to help them understand the material tested. Students currently
taking a Pre-Algebra class could also benefit from being introduced to the material
in advance of taking the Algebra I class. Parents could also
prepare themselves in advance of their students taking the Algebra I class in order to offer their children help when the time comes at home.
|Course Name:||Conflict Resolution Strategies||Course ID:||C128||Cost:||$249.00|
|Date:||2/12/2016||Location:||Academic Building, Room A213||Time:||9:00 AM- 4:00 PM|
Description While it is true that conflict in the workplace is inevitable, this program examines the power for individuals and the organization in successful conflict resolution. Participants will challenge the notion that all conflict is destructive, identify their own preferred style and options, and apply a conflict resolution model. Lunch 12pm-1pm.
|Course Name:||Clinical Medical Assistant Program||Course ID:||C118||Cost:||$2,599.00|
|Start Date:||3/1/2016||Location:||Founders||Time:||6:00 PM - 9:30 PM|
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
Course Contact Hours: 140 hours + Clinical Externship
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
|Course Name:||Phlebotomy Technician Program||Course ID:||C119||Cost:||$1,799.00|
|Start Date:||3/7/2016||Location:||Founders||Time:||6:00 PM - 9:30 PM|
This 90 hour Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students will become familiar with all aspects related to blood collection and develop comprehensive skills to perform venipunctures completely and safely. Classroom and lab work includes terminology, anatomy and physiology; blood collection procedures; specimen hands-on practice; and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. Note: There is no outside externship rotation included with this program.
Course Contact Hours: 90 hrs.
Mondays and Wednesdays
|Course Name:||Leadership Development for Healthcare Professionals||Course ID:||C123||Cost:||$249.00|
|Date:||3/25/2016||Location:||Academic Building, Room A213||Time:||9:00 AM - 4:00 PM|
This program will inspire participants to consider their organizational role and skills as a workplace leader. Ideal for preparing employees for future supervisory roles, those relatively new to a supervisory role, or for those who may have been in the role for some time but would benefit from refreshing and enhancing their leadership presence. Appropriate for both clinical and non-clinical roles; including related sectors such as behavioral health, long-term care, home care, dental, and many others.
|Course Name:||Critical Thinking : Decisions and Problems Solving||Course ID:||C130||Cost:||$129.00|
|Date:||5/20/2016||Location:||Academic Building, Room A213||Time:||9:00 AM- 12:00 PM|
|Critical thinking skills, not luck, are often responsible for effective decision making and problem solving in the workplace. This highly interactive workshop utilizes lecture, experiential learning activities, and video to provide a deeper understanding of critical thinking, decision making, problem solving, and the group dynamics associated with decisions and change.|