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
Nurse Aide 1/11/2021
Nurse Aide 1/11/2021
Nurse Aide 1/12/2021
Nurse Aide 3/22/2021
Nurse Aide 3/22/2021
Nurse Aide - hybrid 1/18/2021
Nurse Aide - hybrid 1/18/2021
Nurse Aide - hybrid 3/29/2021
Basic Life Support for HCP 1/18/2021
Basic Life Support for HCP 2/15/2021
Basic Life Support for HCP 3/29/2021
Basic Life Support for HCP 4/19/2021
Basic Life Support for HCP 5/17/2021
Medication Aide 1/18/2021
Medication Aide 3/22/2021
Medication Manager 1/19/2021
Medication Manager 3/23/2021
Medication Manager 4/20/2021
Nurse Aide Review 1/29/2021
Nurse Aide Review 2/26/2021
Nurse Aide Review 3/26/2021
Nurse Aide Review 4/16/2021
Nurse Aide Review 5/21/2021
Phlebotomy 1/19/2021
Healthcare Registration Specialist 1/11/2021

Professional Health Care

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

#75768 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC Keokuk,414 Grant
  Mon & Wed, Jan 11 4:30 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#75763 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC WB,HP119 Cheryl Sime
  Mon & Wed, Jan 11 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

 

 

 

#75764 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC WB,HP119 Wanda Carden
  Tue & Thu, Jan 12 4:30 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#75769 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC Keokuk,414 Grant
  Mon & Wed, Mar 22 4:30 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#75765 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
  SCC WB,HP119 Cheryl Sime
  Mon & Wed, Mar 22 4:30 - 9 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

#75770 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
Hybrid SCC Mt. Pleasant Augsburger
  Mon & Fri, Jan 18 8 AM - 2 PM

 

 

 

#75767 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
Hybrid SCC WB Augsburger
  Mon & Tue, Jan 18 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#75766 88 Hours, Sessions $907.50
Hybrid SCC WB Augsburger
  Mon & Tue, Mar 29 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 


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.

#76706 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB,HP125 Gail Weeks
  Monday, Jan 18 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#76707 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB,HP125 Gail Weeks
  Monday, Feb 15 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#76708 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB,HP125 Gail Weeks
  Monday, Mar 29 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#76709 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB,HP125 Gail Weeks
  Monday, Apr 19 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 

#76710 4 Hours, 1 Session $69.00
  SCC WB,HP125 Gail Weeks
  Monday, May 17 5 - 9 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 CAN, 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.

#76711 46 Hours, 12 Sessions $500.00
  SCC WB,HP118 Wanda Carden
  Mon & Wed, Jan 18 - Feb 24 4 - 8 PM

 

 

 

#76712 46 Hours, 12 Sessions $500.00
  SCC WB,HP118 Wanda Carden
  Mon & Wed, Mar 22 - Apr 28 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.

#76714 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $125.00
  SCC WB,HP118 Darla Boeding
  Tue & Fri, Jan 19 - Feb 2 12:30 - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#76715 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $125.00
  SCC WB,HP118 Darla Boeding
  Tue & Fri, Mar 23 - Apr 6 12:30 - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#76716 15 Hours, 5 Sessions $125.00
  SCC WB,HP118 Darla Boeding
  Tue & Fri, Apr 20 - May 4 12:30 - 4:30 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.

#76717 8 Hours, 1 Session $99.00
  SCC WB,HP119 Cheryl Sime
  Friday, Jan 29 8 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#76718 8 Hours, 1 Session $99.00
  SCC WB,HP119 Cheryl Sime
  Friday, Feb 26 8 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#76719 8 Hours, 1 Session $99.00
  SCC WB,HP119 Darla Boeding
  Friday, Mar 26 8 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#76720 8 Hours, 1 Session $99.00
  SCC WB,HP119 Darla Boeding
  Friday, Apr 16 8 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#76721 8 Hours, 1 Session $99.00
  SCC WB,HP119 Darla Boeding
  Friday, May 21 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.

#76722 60 Hours, 15 Sessions $595.00
  SCC WB,HP205 Kennedy
  Tue & Thu, Jan 19 - Mar 9 5 - 9 PM

 

 

 


Healthcare Registration Specialist
This course prepares individuals to work as a Registration Specialist in healthcare. This position represents the front line of healthcare services for patients entering a hospital or clinic. In this class students learn: terminology associated with the revenue cycle, customer service, computer skills, basic Microsoft Office functions, HIPAA training, different types of insurance offerings and associated terminology and communication skills. In addition to 64-hours of lecture, there is a 20-hour externship that must be completed in order to receive the course certificate.

#0 64 Hours, 16 Sessions $1,200.00
  SCC WB,HP117 Megan Massner
  Friday, Jan 11 - May 10 8 AM - 12:30 PM

 

 

 

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