The School of Continuing Education & Professional Development offers a variety of certifications, CEUs, and other programs to help you start, refresh, or renew your career in the health care field.
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Complete your Continuing Education requirements. We have classes in: Alzheimer's Disease for Health Care, Domestic Violence, HIV/AIDS in the Health Care Environment, HIV/Update, Occupational Exposure to Blood Pathogens (OSHA), Preventing Medical Errors. New course! Laws and Rules for Florida Nurses.
ACLS, BLS and PALS instructor preparation courses.
Miami Dade College is now offering the Local Anesthesia for Dental Hygienist course. For more information, please call 305-237-4177.
NLN PAX RN Mathematics, Science, and Verbal courses, TABE Test Reviews Language and Math sections. New course! National Certification Review for Pharmacy Tech.
Learn hands-on strategies to support an individual through the various stages of Alzheimer’s, dementia, or related memory disorders.
The Behavioral Health Technician Certificate is an entry-level training program for persons who assist primary counselors and therapeutic staff by providing clinical support services to adults or children who are receiving substance abuse or mental health services in residential programs, in-patient settings or community-based programs. The course covers various content areas related to behavioral health, including, but not limited to, nursing assistant skills, physical assessment, depression, schizophrenia, personality disorders, charting, crisis intervention, employability skills, leadership and human relations skills, and health and safety. This course also prepares individuals for the state certification exam.
This project is supported by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant project number 1 G02HP27906-01-00 and the Behavioral Health Workforce Training Program for $893,982.00. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by the SAMHSA, HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.
The Community Health Worker (CHW) is a frontline professional who functions as a liaison between health/social service providers and the community to facilitate access to services and improve the quality and cultural competence of service delivery (American Public Health Association 2010). In this program, students will gain and/or enhance their knowledge of the CHW profession as well as prepare for the state certification exam.
This project is supported by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant project number 1 G06HP27886-01-00 and the Community Health Worker MA Program for $591,732.00. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by the SAMHSA, HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.
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The School of Continuing Education and Professional Development can work with organizations on an individual basis to create high-impact learning experiences that are tailored to the needs of each company.
Our high-quality intensive health care training programs have assisted numerous organizations to improve the knowledge and skills of current and new employees as well as address other strategic challenges. Each custom program is developed to strengthen the capacity of leadership to navigate today's complex health care and business environment and to improve the performance of the organization as a whole. All programs reflect best practices and are facilitated by expert trainers.
Contact us and we will help you explore how MDC can develop a program to meet your organization's learning needs.
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