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Career Education

Golden Oak Adult School offers short-term career and technical education training that provides students access to high demand, high wage careers for our local region.

 

 Certified Medical Assistant

 

This twenty–two-week comprehensive Certified Medical Assisting Program will prepare the student for career opportunities in the Medical Assisting profession. Medical Assistants provide direct patient care and perform clerical duties in physician's offices, urgent care facilities and other ambulatory care settings. Course content includes administrative skills, EMR, clinical skills (including phlebotomy, injections, vital signs, minor surgical procedures and more), medical terminology plus externships. At the end of the course, students will also be offered the opportunity to sit for the National Health Career Association’s clinical and administrative examinations for national certification for FREE! 

 

 Pharmacy Technician

 

This course prepares students for entry-level employment in various pharmacy settings and practices; assisting the pharmacist with mixing/packaging prescriptions, inventory control, and purchasing, collecting payment and coordinating billing. Theoretical and clinical components included: Medical Terminology, Pharmacy Law, Anatomy/Physiology, resume prep, and job interview techniques. Externships are provided. Students must possess a valid state issued identification. A high school diploma is desired, but not required.

 
Project Management

 

 

This class will help you increase your career profile by learning skills in project management. Learn industry standards to develop, monitor, and manage projects for better, faster, more cost-effective, and more efficient methods of project delivery as you prepare for the nationally recognized Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) exam. The CAPM exam is a useful tool for obtaining employment and demonstrating the ability to manage projects effectively and efficiently in a wide range of occupations using critical thinking skills during individual and group projects. A course with instruction in one of the fastest growing careers, this class meets the pre-exam requirements through PMI and is a PMI Approved Educational Provider.