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 Number||Name||Credit||Grade Level|
|Pha300||Health Assisting 11||24||Grade 11|
|Pha400||Health Assisting 12||20||Grade 12|
|Pha405||Health Assisting Cooperative Education 12||24||Grade 12|
Articulated college credit agreement in place with North Shore Community College – Danvers Statewide Articulation agreement is available for Health Assisting