LCCC Offers Training in Health Care Careers for Fall 2018

published Monday, July 9, 2018
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) now offers short-term programs to assist students in learning the wide range of career skills required in the healthcare field. Classes are held at LCCC campuses in Allentown and Tamaqua.
A new Community Health Worker course will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 11 through Dec. 6, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at LCCC’s Tamaqua campus. The course will help prepare students to become a liaison between healthcare agencies and communities. Learn to provide guidance, social assistance, health education, advocacy, referral and follow up services, as well as promote health within the community. Course fee is $1300. To learn more, information sessions will be held on July 31 and Aug. 14, from 9 to 10 a.m.
EKG Technician and CPR Training offers a class on Mondays and Wednesdays, Sept. 17 through Nov. 7, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Donley Center in Allentown. Fee is $945. Call 610-799-1942 for more information.
Health Care Administrative Assistant Program course will be held Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Oct. 10 through Feb. 14, 2019 (no class Nov. 21 through Nov. 23), from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Allentown campus and prepares students to work in non-patient contact health care positions. Fee is $859.
For more information, call 610-769-1942. To register, call 610-799-1197 or email For a complete listing of courses, visit