Partnership Programs

Health Assisting

About This Program

The Health Assisting program trains students to become certified nursing assistants with advanced skill training in electrocardiology and phlebotomy. This program is also an excellent foundation for nursing, physical therapy, athletic training or other health-related fields requiring college degrees. In this program, students will have the opportunity to become certified in both ECG and phlebotomy through the National Healthcare Association. Medical terminology is taught throughout the senior year, and students can receive three credits at North Shore Community College upon completion with a B grade or higher for this class. Students become certified in both CPR-Healthcare Provider and First Aid.

Health Assisting Courses

Course NumberNameCreditGrade Level
Pha300Health Assisting 1124Grade 11
Pha400Health Assisting 1220Grade 12
Pha405Health Assisting Cooperative Education 1224Grade 12

Articulated college credit agreement in place with North Shore Community College – Danvers        Statewide Articulation agreement is available for Health Assisting

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