Healthcare Career Training

Scholarships or funding through the CareerLink or other sources may be available.  Senior citizen discount does not apply to any healh care classes. Email Jleach1@lccc.edu  for more information.

Main Campus is located at 4525 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville, PA 18078.  Call 610-799-1669 for more information.

The LCCC Allentown Campus is located at 718 Hamilton Street, Allentown, PA 18102.  Call 610-799-1955 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.  2022 Tuition $1,400. text included.

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

Join our free information sessions remotely by Zoom; Zoom link to be emailed to all who register.



 
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HEA 401
Orientation mandatory-jleach1@lccc.edu
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Contact Jennifer Leach at jleach1@lccc.edu
Orientations Free
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HEA 401
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Orientation mandatory-jleach1@lccc.edu
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Orientations 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 call 610-799-1197 and when prompted press 3 for Noncredit.
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HEA 571-52
24433
3/6/2023-5/3/2023 (see more classes in Fall)
6 - 9 pm
Mon. & Wed.
Allentown
$1,193 (text included)
Course Number:
HEA 571-52
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24433
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3/6/2023-5/3/2023 (see more classes in Fall)
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6 - 9 pm
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Mon. & Wed.
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Allentown
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$1,193 (text included)
Medical Office Administrator Program Course Description
Learn medical terminology, data entry, medical office procedures, electronic billing,  professional communications,  acquire Microsoft Office skills, and 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 call 610-799-1197 and when prompted, press 3 for Noncredit.
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HEA 405 - 51
30725
2/14/2023 - 6/6/2023 (see more classes in Fall)
6 - 9 pm
Tues. & Thurs.
Allentown
$1,300
Course Number:
HEA 405 - 51
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30725
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2/14/2023 - 6/6/2023 (see more classes in Fall)
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6 - 9 pm
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Tues. & Thurs.
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Allentown
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$1,300
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; 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.
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Mandatory orientation
n/a
varied - contact jleach1@lccc.edu
varied
varied
Allentown
Orientation Free
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Mandatory orientation
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n/a
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Allentown
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Orientation Free
Pharmacy Technician Comprehensive Course Description
Learn background/general knowledge of skills with pharmacy terms, prescription reading, drug delivery systems, iv therapy/compounding and aseptic preparation, chemotherapy awareness, dose calculations, dosage forms pharmacy law, inventory control, purchasing, hospital structure and reimbursement, as well as clean room protocols (gowning/personal hygiene), operational theory (laminar air flow hoods/HEPA filtration) and regulatory compliance with practice compounding IV solutions in a clean room environment.  This class prepares students for PTCB exam and certification. 

Email jleach1@lccc.edu for more information.  Seats are limited to 20 students.  To register, call 610-799-1197 and when prompted, press 3 for Noncredit.  Text is included.
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HEA 541
No classes for Spring
(see more classes in Fall)
$1,899
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HEA 541
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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 call 610-799-1197 and when prompted, press 3 for Noncredit.  
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HEA 525-51
27897
2/13/2023-6/7/2023*
6 - 9 pm *class not held 5/29/2023
Monday & Wednesday
Schnecksville
$1,460
Course Number:
HEA 525-51
CRN:
27897
Dates:
2/13/2023-6/7/2023*
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6 - 9 pm *class not held 5/29/2023
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Monday & Wednesday
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Schnecksville
Cost:
$1,460
HEA 525-51A
30193
2/16 - 6/13/23* (see more classes in Fall)
6 - 9 pm
Tuesday and Thursday
Tamaqua
$1460
Course Number:
HEA 525-51A
CRN:
30193
Dates:
2/16 - 6/13/23* (see more classes in Fall)
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6 - 9 pm
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Tuesday and Thursday
Location:
Tamaqua
Cost:
$1460