Quality Career Pathways Certification Descriptions
There are a variety of medical certifications out there. And it may be difficult to decide which one is right for you. This article may assist you with your search:
|76 Hours • 44 Online • 32 Classroom • Or 100% Classroom
A Certified Nursing Assistant helps patients or clients with healthcare needs under supervision. Duties often include tasks such as checking vital signs, making up patient beds and assisting patients with personal tasks. LEARN MORE
|40 Hours • 24 Online • 16 Classroom
A Certified Medication Aide administers routine oral medications and is responsible for monitoring a patient’s vitals and behavior while on medication. The CMA training program will prepare you for work in a health care facility or in a residential setting. LEARN MORE
|142 Hours • 124 Online • 10 Classroom • 8 Externship
This Pharmacy Technician Program is a 12-week course that combines online learning, classroom hours, and onsite training. Through a partnership with Community Pharmacy, students will get hands-on experience in a pharmacy setting.
|12 Hours • 8 Online • 4 Classroom
The Personal Care Assistant course designed for individuals new to healthcare and the skills it takes to care for others. This course also explores the unique careers and employers available in the healthcare. It is the perfect first step for someone exploring a medical career. LEARN MORE
|Must Be A CNA Prior • 3.5 Classroom Hours
This one-day CNA Pediatric Program, authored by Omaha’s Children’s Hospital and Medical Center, will teach you how to adapt your CNA skills in order to care for children. Additionally, it will prepare you to work within hospital and clinic settings. LEARN MORE
|3.5 Classroom Hours
This half-day course will teach you skills such as proper CPR techniques, AED instruction and how to remove airway obstructions in both adults and infants. Note: most hospitals and clinics require their employees to be BLS Certified. LEARN MORE
|3 Classroom Hours
Go from lapsed to active in one day. Receive online access to 10 Power Point Presentations, Chapter Exams, and Clinical Skills Sheets to study prior to arriving at the school for your in-person hours. LEARN MORE
|Take your competency and written exams at Quality.
For the competency exam, one hour of online study is required prior to day of testing.
Testing is scheduled every 45 minutes during a 3 hour block. LEARN MORE
The staff often receives the question, “Why don’t you offer a phlebotomy certification?”
While the demand for phlebotomists is high, you don’t necessarily need formal training to apply for a job. Learn more about all the reasons why we do not offer this certifications HERE.