Healthcare Career Training

Scholarships or funding through the CareerLink may be available.  Call number listed for each class for more information.

The LCCC Tamaqua Campus is located at 234 High Street, Tamaqua, PA 18252.  Call 570-668-6880 for more information.
 

Community Health Worker Course Description
Students learn how to promote health within the community; provide guidance and social assistance, health education, advocacy, referral and follow-up services, and identify/assist individuals eligible for federal, state, and local health and human services programs.  CPR/first aid/AED certification included. 

Orientations are mandatory; registration through coordinator email jleach1@lccc.edu.  

See list below of free Zoom Information Sessions.
Course Number:
CRN:
Dates:
Time:
Days:
Location:
Cost:
HEA 401-51A
2/17/21
6:30 - 7:30 pm
Wednesday
Remote (Link emailed to registrants)
Free
Course Number:
HEA 401-51A
CRN:
Dates:
2/17/21
Time:
6:30 - 7:30 pm
Days:
Wednesday
Location:
Remote (Link emailed to registrants)
Cost:
Free
HEA 401-51
2/8/21
10 - 11 am
Monday
Remote (Link emailed to registrants)
Free
Course Number:
HEA 401-51
CRN:
Dates:
2/8/21
Time:
10 - 11 am
Days:
Monday
Location:
Remote (Link emailed to registrants)
Cost:
Free
HEA 401-52A
3/10/21
10 - 11 am
Wednesday
Remote (Link emailed to registrants)
Free
Course Number:
HEA 401-52A
CRN:
Dates:
3/10/21
Time:
10 - 11 am
Days:
Wednesday
Location:
Remote (Link emailed to registrants)
Cost:
Free
HEA 401-52
3/4/21
6:30 - 7:30 pm
Thursday
Remote (Link emailed to registrants)
Free
Course Number:
HEA 401-52
CRN:
Dates:
3/4/21
Time:
6:30 - 7:30 pm
Days:
Thursday
Location:
Remote (Link emailed to registrants)
Cost:
Free
EKG Technician & CPR Training Course Description
Learn anatomy/physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, and legal aspects of patient contact.  Students will practice hands-on electrocardiography, and lectured on echocardiography, ambulatory monitoring and exercise stress testing.  All students will take CPR certification training. Text is included. 

Email jleach1@lccc.edu for more information or to register email ncregistrar@mymail.lccc.edu.
Course Number:
CRN:
Dates:
Time:
Days:
Location:
Cost:
HEA 571-52
24433
3/1 - 4/28/21 (see more classes in Fall)
6 - 9 pm
Mon. & Wed.
Allentown
$1,193 (text included)
Course Number:
HEA 571-52
CRN:
24433
Dates:
3/1 - 4/28/21 (see more classes in Fall)
Time:
6 - 9 pm
Days:
Mon. & Wed.
Location:
Allentown
Cost:
$1,193 (text included)
Medical Office Administrator Program Course Description
This course prepares students with no previous medical office or insurance claims processing training.  Learn medical terminology, data entry, medical office procedures, electronic billing,  professional communications, and acquire Microsoft Office skills, as well as soft skills including:  accountability, respect, self-control and problem-solving skills, along with job readiness and the importance of accurate data entry.  Text is included.

Email jleach1@lccc.edu for more information; to register email ncregistrar@mymail.lccc.edu.
Course Number:
CRN:
Dates:
Time:
Days:
Location:
Cost:
HEA 405 - 51
29528
2/17 - 6/2/21* (see more classes in Fall)
9 am - 2 pm (*class not held 4/2/21)
Wed. thru Fri.
Allentown
$1,342
Course Number:
HEA 405 - 51
CRN:
29528
Dates:
2/17 - 6/2/21* (see more classes in Fall)
Time:
9 am - 2 pm (*class not held 4/2/21)
Days:
Wed. thru Fri.
Location:
Allentown
Cost:
$1,342
Nurse Aide Training Course Description
Prepare for the PA Competency exam to be placed on the Pennsylvania State Nurse Aide registry. Know the role/function of a nurse aide, communication, personal care of clients, their rights/independence; infection control, functions of human body systems, also developed using supervised clinical experience/hands-on care skills, with emphasis on career awareness/job performance.  Background clearance, health screening and TB testing are required before registration, screening/testing paperwork must be submitted before enrollment permitted.  Orientation is mandatory. Text is included at registration.   Email jleach1@lccc.edu.

Mandatory Orientation - Email Jennifer Leach at  jleach1@lccc.edu to set up an orientation date, time and place.  Due to Covid19 restrictions, there will ONLY be social-distanced, mask-wearing appointments at mutually available dates and times.  

After submitting the required paperwork, you will be advised of the next scheduled class and can register.  Tuition is $1,359.00 (includes text).  Senior Citizen discount does not apply.
Course Number:
CRN:
Dates:
Time:
Days:
Location:
Cost:
HEA 701-51
29776
2/16/21
5 - 7 pm
Tues.
Allentown
Free
Course Number:
HEA 701-51
CRN:
29776
Dates:
2/16/21
Time:
5 - 7 pm
Days:
Tues.
Location:
Allentown
Cost:
Free
HEA 701-52
29775
3/30/21
5 - 7 pm
Tues.
Allentown
Free
Course Number:
HEA 701-52
CRN:
29775
Dates:
3/30/21
Time:
5 - 7 pm
Days:
Tues.
Location:
Allentown
Cost:
Free
Phlebotomy Comprehensive Course Description
Learn theory/practice of basic and advanced phlebotomy, including the healthcare setting, overview of the human body, blood collection procedures and special procedures.  Minimum 20 hours-Medical Terminology and 80 hours-Phlebotomy classroom/lab instruction.  

Email jleach1@lccc.edu for additional information or to register email ncregistrar@mymail.lccc.edu. .  
Course Number:
CRN:
Dates:
Time:
Days:
Location:
Cost:
HEA 525-51
27897
2/8 - 6/2/21
6 pm - 9 pm
Mon. and Wed.
Schnecksville
$1,460
Course Number:
HEA 525-51
CRN:
27897
Dates:
2/8 - 6/2/21
Time:
6 pm - 9 pm
Days:
Mon. and Wed.
Location:
Schnecksville
Cost:
$1,460
HEA 525-51A
30193
2/15 - 6/9/21 (also more classes in Fall)
6 - 9 pm
Mon. & Wed.
Tamaqua
$1460
Course Number:
HEA 525-51A
CRN:
30193
Dates:
2/15 - 6/9/21 (also more classes in Fall)
Time:
6 - 9 pm
Days:
Mon. & Wed.
Location:
Tamaqua
Cost:
$1460