Health

Get training to start a career in health care or advance your skills to be able to provide better care.

Continuing education and mandatory programming is essential to keeping knowledge levels current. Courses are designed to fit your needs and offered at convenient times and locations in the area.

Available classes for both the individual and providers help maintain a healthier community.

Check out our Health classes listed below.

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Professional Health Care

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Course Date
Basic Life Support for HCP 1/17/2022
Basic Life Support for HCP 1/26/2022
Basic Life Support for HCP 2/21/2022
Basic Life Support for HCP 2/23/2022
Basic Life Support for HCP 3/23/2022
Basic Life Support for HCP 3/28/2022
Basic Life Support for HCP 4/18/2022
Basic Life Support for HCP 4/27/2022
Basic Life Support for HCP 5/16/2022
Basic Life Support for HCP 5/25/2022
Medication Aide 1/17/2022
Medication Aide 3/28/2022
Medication Manager 1/10/2022
Medication Manager 2/7/2022
Medication Manager 4/19/2022
Nurse Aide - hybrid 1/11/2022
Nurse Aide - hybrid 3/22/2022
Nurse Aide 1/10/2022
Nurse Aide 1/11/2022
Nurse Aide 3/21/2022
Nurse Aide 3/22/2022
Nurse Aide Review 1/21/2022
Nurse Aide Review 2/11/2022
Nurse Aide Review 3/25/2022
Nurse Aide Review 4/22/2022
Nurse Aide Review 5/20/2022
Phlebotomy 1/18/2022
Phlebotomy 1/18/2022
Phlebotomy 4/5/2022
Phlebotomy 4/5/2022

Professional Health Care

Basic Life Support for HCP
The BLS for Healthcare Provider class is designed to teach the skills of CPR and relief of foreign airway obstruction appropriate for use with victims of all ages. This course follows the American Heart Association guidelines for those required to be trained in Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider CPR including nursing students and various health care providers. Includes AHA workbook. To register for this class, call 319-208-5391.

#81461 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB,HP 125 Gail Weeks
  Monday, Jan 17 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#81473 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB Cathie Overhulser
  Wednesday, Jan 26 9 AM - 1 PM

 

 

 

#81463 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB,HP 125 Gail Weeks
  Monday, Feb 21 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#814740 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB Alicia Anderson
  Wednesday, Feb 23 9 AM - 1 PM

 

 

 

#81475 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB Cathie Overhulser
  Wednesday, Mar 23 9 AM - 1 PM

 

 

 

#81464 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB,HP 125 Gail Weeks
  Monday, Mar 28 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#81465 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB,HP 125 Gail Weeks
  Monday, Apr 18 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#81476 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB Cathie Overhulser
  Wednesday, Apr 27 9 AM - 1 PM

 

 

 

#81466 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB,HP 125 Gail Weeks
  Monday, May 16 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#81477 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB Cathie Overhulser
  Wednesday, May 25 9 AM - 1 PM

 

 

 



Medication Aide
This is a 46-hour class with a 10-hour clinical, totaling 56 hours, to prepare individuals to safely administer medications in long-term care and residential care facilities. Successful completion qualifies the participants to pass medication according to regulatory standards. Applicant must be employed at least six months in the sponsoring facility, be recommended by their facility, and, if CNA, must be eligible on the DCW Registry if employed in a certified nursing facility. All other applicants must provide recommendation from their administrator at the facility where they are employed. Text is available in SCC bookstore and is not included in cost of tuition. The CORE Training Certificate MUST be completed prior to the first day of class. It can be accessed at https://directcare.training-source.org/. To register for this class, call 319-208-5391.

#81458 46 Hours, 12 Sessions $500.00
  SCC WB,HP 125 Wanda Carden
  Mon & Wed, Jan 17 - Feb 23 4 - 8 PM

 

 

 

#81459 46 Hours, 12 Sessions $500.00
  SCC WB,HP 125 Wanda Carden
  Mon & Wed, Mar 28 - May 4 4 - 8 PM

 

 

 


Medication Manager
This 15-hour class is designed to certify persons to administer medications or supervise the client who self-administers non-parenteral medications in 15-bed or fewer residential care facilities, supervised apartment living, and community-supported living arrangements. The course content, approved by the Iowa Department of Inspections & Appeals, covers rules/regulations for all three types of facilities. Required: Drug reference text less than 4 years old. Suggested texts are Davis Drug Guide for Nurses or Nursing 2019 Drug Reference. To register for this class, call 319-208-5391.

#81411 20 Hours, 5 Sessions $125.00
  SCC WB,HP 125 Cheryl Sime
  Mon & Wed, Jan 10 - 24 12:30 - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#81454 20 Hours, 5 Sessions $125.00
  SCC WB,HP 125 Cheryl Sime
  Mon & Wed, Feb 7 - 21 12:30 - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#81456 20 Hours, 5 Sessions $125.00
  SCC CBIZ,HP 125 Darla Boeding
  Tue & Thu, Apr 19 - May 3 12:30 - 4:30 PM

 

 

 


Nurse Aide - hybrid
This course is comprised of the state approved curriculum and laboratory module with the skills component. The class includes 32 hours of clinical training in a long term facility, 20 lab hours, and 36 hours of lecture. Students must attend a minimum of 30 clinical hours and 15 lab hours in order to pass the class. The course also includes a module on confidentiality, professionalism, and communications. Clinical schedule will be arranged by the instructor and dates given the students on the first day of class and may include weekend hours. To register for this class please call 319.208.5391

#81353 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC WB Augsburger
  Tuesday, Jan 11 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#81354 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC WB Augsburger
  Tuesday, Mar 22 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 


Nurse Aide
This course is comprised of the state approved curriculum and laboratory module with the skills component. The class includes 32 hours of clinical training in a long term facility, 20 lab hours, and 36 hours of lecture. Students must attend a minimum of 30 clinical hours and 15 lab hours in order to pass the class. The course also includes a module on confidentiality, professionalism, and communications. Clinical schedule will be arranged by the instructor and dates given the students on the first day of class and may include weekend hours. To register for this class please call 319.208.5391

#81355 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC Keokuk Grant
  Mon & Wed, Jan 10 4:30 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#81351 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC WB,168 Wanda Carden
  Tue & Thu, Jan 11 4:30 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#81357 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC Keokuk Grant
  Mon & Wed, Mar 21 4:30 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#81352 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC WB Cheryl Sime
  Tue & Thu, Mar 22 4:30 - 9 PM

 

 

 


Nurse Aide Review
This 8-hour class is for students who have completed the Nursing Assistant course, have been on the registry in the past, or simply want a refresher prior to taking the state test. Includes a practice written test and discussion with the rest of the day devoted to practicing skills in preparation for the skills test. The student receives an updated copy of the skills book with step-by-step instruction and information on contacting the Direct Care Worker Registry in the future. To register for this class, call 319-208-5391.

#81404 8 Hours, 1 Session $99.00
  SCC WB,HP 119 Cheryl Sime
  Friday, Jan 21 8 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#81405 8 Hours, 1 Session $99.00
  SCC WB,HP 119 Cheryl Sime
  Friday, Feb 11 8 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#81406 8 Hours, 1 Session $99.00
  SCC WB,HP 119 Cheryl Sime
  Friday, Mar 25 8 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#81407 8 Hours, 1 Session $99.00
  SCC WB,HP 119 Darla Boeding
  Friday, Apr 22 8 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#81409 8 Hours, 1 Session $99.00
  SCC WB,HP 119 Darla Boeding
  Friday, May 20 8 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 


Phlebotomy
This class of 60-classroom hours and 40-externship hours will prepare students to function as a phlebotomist in a medical laboratory setting. Background check is required and will be explained at the first class meeting. Textbook available in SCC bookstore. To register for this class, call 319-208-5391.

#81387 60 Hours, 15 Sessions $595.00
  SCC Keokuk Grant
  Tue & Thu, Jan 18 - Mar 10 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#81385 60 Hours, 15 Sessions $595.00
  SCC WB,HP 205 Kennedy
  Tue & Thu, Jan 18 - Mar 10 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#81386 60 Hours, 15 Sessions $595.00
  SCC WB,HP 205 Kennedy
  Tue & Thu, Apr 5 - May 26 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#81398 60 Hours, 15 Sessions $595.00
  SCC Keokuk Grant
  Tue & Thu, Apr 5 - May 26 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

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