368 Oakbourne Rd.  Santee, CA 92071 

(619) 956-4300                     
Director: Carol Otjens

Campus Hours:               M-Th from 7 am - 9:30 pm Fri 7 am - 4 pm

Office Hours:
Mon-Thurs: 8 am - 6:30 pm
Friday: 8 am - 3:30 pm

Campus Closed:
Monday, May 25th - Memorial Day

Important Links
Grossmont Adult School
GUHSD
East County Career Center
CTE in GUHSD high schools

Thank you for your interest in courses at the 

Health Occupations Center.


To enroll in most of the HOC programs, you will follow these 3 steps:

Step 1:  Orientation

     Come to an orientation where you will receive all information and registration requirements for the class you wish to enroll in.  Any student wishing to register for any of the classes below must first attend an orientation.  No need to sign-up.  No cost.  

Orientation Schedule for Fall 2015 Classes


Tuesday, June 23, 2015


Phlebotomy/Medical Lab Assistant - 9:00 am or 5:00 pm

Pharmacy Technician - 9:00 am or 5:00 pm

Emergency Medical Technician - 9:00 am or 5:00 pm

Dental Assistant - 9:00 am

Introduction to Health Science - 5:00 pm

Healthcare  Interpreting - 5:00 pm

Veterinary Assistant - 5:00 pm


Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Certified Nurse Assistant - 9:00 am or 5:00 pm

Medical Assistant - 9:00 am or 5:00 pm

RN Refresher - 9:00 am 

Medical Terminology - 5:00 pm

Administrative Medical Assistant - 5:00 pm

Sports Medicine; Physical Rehabilitation Aide - 5:00 pm

Electronic Medical Records - 5:00 pm


Step 2:  HOC Entry Screening Test - Week of June 29, 2015

     While attending the orientation, you will sign up for an Entry Screening Test.  This is a basic test that covers 7th grade English and Math.  You will need to pass this test with a minimum score of 70% to be eligible for registration. The top scores will be given a registration appointment time until all seats are filled.


Step 3:  Registration

Come to HOC at your appointed registration time.   


Note:

If you wish to enroll in any of the classes below, no orientation is required. Register either online or at the HOC office starting July 20, 2015:

  • Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS/CPR)
  • IV Therapy
  • Math Review for Healthcare Worker
  • English Review for Healthcare Worker
  • CEU's for CNA's 
  • Understanding Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Medical Billing and Coding: 
    • If you have a Medical Terminology transcript.  
    • Registration must be done at the HOC office.


HOC UPCOMING EVENTS

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                         For more information about TEAM HOC at the El Cajon Relay For Life                                    please contact the HOC Office

To sign up for our 
EMT REFRESHER COURSE (Friday, June 5th - Sunday, June 7th)
go to the Registration tab above for online registration - easy!!

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Interested in becoming a
 Licensed Vocational Nurse?

Check out our Licensed Vocational Nursing Program Link for more information!

   

 Licensed Vocational Nursing Orientation

Monday, October 19, 2015 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

- OR -

Thursday, January 7, 2015 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm






          A full list of the courses that we offer at our campus:

     Sports Medicine; Physical Rehabilitation Aide
     Electronic Medical Records
   Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
                             Home Health Aide                   
                                    Phlebotomy/Medical Lab Assistant                         
                                                     Pharmacy Technician                                              
       Dental Assistant (RDA)
      Healthcare Interpreting 
     Medical Assistant 
   Medical Terminology
     Veterinary Assisting
Medical Billing and Coding (prerequisite: Medical Terminology)
   Introduction to Health Science
Administrative Medical Assistant (formerly Medical Receptionist)
   RN Refresher/Reentry
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
EMT Refresher
Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS/CPR)
  IV Therapy & Blood Withdrawal
 Math Review for Healthcare Worker
 English Review for Healthcare Worker
TEAS Review
CEU's for CNA's 
Understanding Cardiac Arrhythmias
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Licensed Vocational Nursing (For orientation details please see Licensed Vocational Nursing information under course offerings)

Click on the Course Offerings tab above for course details.



Typing Test:

HOC offers typing tests from 4:30 - 5:30 pm

 on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month.