Health Careers Certification

Health Careers Certification provides students training in all aspects of health care. The rigorous instruction includes lectures, self-study units, hands-on- experiences, computer application, and active group participation. The instructor assists students with access to resources and in the development of learning situations in the classroom, lab, and industry. Additionally, students can earn pre-nursing educational points toward a Licensed Practical Nursing program.

This program also offers dual college credit through SWOSU:  Anatomy and Physiology (3 credit hours with a 1 hour lab), Medical Terminology (4 credit hours) and Allied Health Careers (1 credit hour).

Click for:  Health Careers Admission Forms 2022-23

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Employment Opportunities

  • Long Term Care Facility
  • Mental Health Facility
  • Home Health Aide
  • Phlebotomist
  • Assisted Living Facility
  • Hospital

Certifications Available

  • NCHSE--National Health Science Assessment
  • CTTC--Restorative Aide Certificate, Medication Administration Technician Certificate, Phlebotomist
  • Health Care Provider CPR/First Aid

Salary Range

Up to $15/hour 

Career Major

Multi-Skilled Health Care Worker -- 902 Hours

Course is available for High School Juniors, Seniors, and Adults

In-District Tuition Cost $2,255 -- Out-of-District Tuition Cost is $4,510 -- Institutional Scholarships may be available

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For more information, call Linda Badillo at 580-562-3181, ext. 265, or email lbadillo@westtech.edu.