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MEDICAL CLASS SCHEDULE

Fall 2016 and Spring 2017

** Spring Semester Schedules are subject to change**


ALLIED HEALTH CLASSES and SUPPORT SERVICES


Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Healthcare Provider

          $50.00

          Registration at the HOC office required prior to date of class.  

This course meets the guidelines of the American Heart Association.  Participants learn to recognize several life threatening emergencies, provide CPR,  use an AED, and relieve choking.  Course fee includes a BLS card. Prior to 48 hours of the class, there is a $5.00 refund. No refunds within 48 hours of the class.

    •  Most of our medical classes require this class as a prerequisite.  Online Basic Life Support classes will not be accepted
               No upcoming BLS classes scheduled.  Please check back again soon!


    Dental Assistant (RDA Eligible)


              $950.00

              Registration by appointment only

    Strong employment growth is expected for Dental Assistants who perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties in dental offices. These duties may include:  working chair-side as a dentist examines and treats patients; sterilizing instruments and equipment; preparing trays for dental procedures; instructing patients on post-operative and general oral health care; preparing materials for making impressions and restorations; processing  x-rays; removing sutures; cleaning and polishing removable appliances; and making temporary crowns.  Front office duties may include scheduling appointments, receiving patients, keeping treatment records, billing, and ordering supplies and materials.  This program consists of 560 hours of classroom/lab instruction and 240 hours of internship where students gain on-the-job experience in a dental office. Upon successful completion of the class, students are eligible to take the State Certification.  Prerequisites: a United States HS Diploma/GED, immunizations, certification with the American Heart Association BLS for the Healthcare Provider and a passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test. Additional fees required for the RDA test application, fingerprinting with the DOJ/FBI, and for textbooks.

              Instructors:  Harshman, D. and Roberts, T.   

              Fall Semester Schedule:        8/15/2016 - 12/22/2016  Monday - Friday  8:00 am – 3:00 pm

              Spring Semester Schedule:    1/17/2016 - 6/2/2017  Monday - Friday  8:00 am - 3:00 pm


    Electronic Medical Records
              $100.00
              Registration at the HOC Office

             The medical field has progressed to the world of digital record keeping; it is important to keep up to date to better serve your patients. Learn the                          technology associated with electronic patient records! In this class, you will navigate training software to learn how to create electronic patient history,             electronic scheduling and appointments, enter vital signs, enter doctor's notes, track immunizations, reminders, and much more. The information                        learned in this class will help you in your allied health class (Pharmacy Tech, Dental Assistant, Medical Assistant, etc.) or in your nursing program.                  

             No Fall Semester Schedule Available

    Spring Semester Schedule: 1/24/2017 - 3/9/2017 Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


    Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
    $100.00
    Registration at the HOC Office

              This basic class offers an introduction to the structures and functions of the human body.  Course content is presented via classroom instruction, lab                 exploration, and web-based A&P curriculum.  This class is for students interested in learning more about anatomy and physiology to better succeed in               the healthcare industry.  (This class does not meet the VN program A&P prerequisite.)

    No Fall Semester Schedule Available
    Spring Semester Schedule: 3/14/2017 - 5/25/2017 Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


    Healthcare Interpreting

               $75.00 

               Registration by appointment only

               This 50 hour course introduces theories and practical aspects of healthcare interpreting. Students will learn about the role of the interpreter,
               understand and apply processing and information management skills, ethics and ethical decision making and become knowledgeable about the
               profession. These techniques and skills can be applied in healthcare, education, asylum, mental health and social services environments.  Good
               communication is essential and your classroom participation is very important. Prerequisite: a passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment                  test.  No HS Diploma/GED required for this class. Additional fee required for textbooks.

               Instructor:  Boles, H.

               Fall Semester Schedule:       8/16/2016 - 12/2016     Tuesdays       6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
               Spring Semester Schedule:   1/18/2017 - 5/31/2017  Wednesdays  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm 


    Introduction to Health Science

              $100.00

              Registration by appointment only

              This introductory course includes an overview of medical terminology, body structure and functions with information and strategies for a smooth
              transition into healthcare courses and careers. Prerequisite is a passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test. Additional fee           required for textbooks.

    No Fall Semester Schedule Available

              Spring Semester Schedule:  1/17/2017 - 6/1/2017  Tuesdays and Thursdays  6:30 pm - 9:00 pm



    Medical Billing and Coding 

              $100.00

              Registration at the HOC Office.  Please bring your Medical Terminology completion certificate to sign up for this class.

              This course provides entry-level skills. Instruction will cover the following areas: basic diagnostic coding (ICD-10-CM), procedural (CPT)                                   coding, and HCPCS level II coding.  Jobs in the field include medical insurance biller, medical insurance clerk, front office medical assistant,                             accountant or information clerk.  Prerequisite is successful completion of Medical Terminology. Additional fee required for textbooks.

              No Fall Semester Schedule Available
              Spring Semester Schedule:  1/17/2017 - 6/1/2017  Tuesdays and Thursdays  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
             


           Administrative Medical Assistant 
              $100.00

              Registration by appointment only

             The administrative medical assistant sets the tone in any healthcare facility.  Learn the skills needed to keep a medical office running smoothly.  This                class covers front office procedures, communication, medical insurance, and CPT coding overview for insurance processing.  Prerequisite: a passing                score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test. No HS Diploma/GED required for this class. Additional fee required for textbooks.

             Instructor:  B. Downing

             Fall Semester Schedule:       8/16/2016 - 12/22/2016  Tuesdays and Thursdays    6:00 pm – 9:00 pm 
             Spring Semester Schedule:   1/17/2017 - 6/1/2017     Tuesdays and Thursdays     6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


           Medical Terminology
             $100.00

             Registration by appointment only

             Learn to communicate effectively in the workplace as you prepare for a career in healthcare. Understanding the meaning of interchangeable words
             and medical terms used in different contexts in medical services and procedures makes the language of medicine easy to master for use in the
             office for medical transcription, billing, and coding. Class provides instruction in basic medical terminology with an emphasis on body systems.                         Prerequisite: a passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test.  No HS Diploma/GED required for this class. Additional fee required for
             textbook.

              Instructor:  D. Watts     
        
              Fall Semester Schedule:      8/22/2016 - 12/14/2016  Mondays and Wednesdays  6:00 pm – 9:00 pm  
              Spring Semester Schedule:  1/23/2017 - 5/24/2017    Mondays and Wednesdays  6:00 pm – 9:00 pm   


    Medical Assistant/Clinical

              $500.00

              Registration by appointment only

              Medical Assistants play a crucial role in medical offices.  In this course, you will learn to perform back office procedures. These duties may include
              charting patient medical history, taking measurements and vital signs, preparing medications and administering injections, performing laboratory
              procedures, assisting with minor office surgery and preparing patients for examinations. Use and care for equipment, such as the audiometer,
              electrocardiograph, autoclave and centrifuge will also be taught. Some front office skills will be included. This program consists of 320 hours of
              classroom/lab instruction and 120 hours of internship where students gain on-the-job experience in a medical office setting.  Prerequisites: a passing
              score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test, certification with the American Heart Association BLS for the Healthcare Provider, physical exam,
              immunizations and a United States HS Diploma/GED. Additional fees required for background check, LiveScan fingerprinting (if required by the clinical
              site) and for textbooks.

              Instructors:  Shukur, N. and Chavez, M.

              Fall Semester Schedules:
              8/15/2016 - 12/22/2016  Monday - Thursday  9:00 am – 1:30 pm    
              8/15/2016 - 12/22/2016  Monday - Thursday  5:00 pm – 9:30 pm 

              Spring Semester Schedules:
              1/17/2017 - 6/1/2017  Monday - Thursday  9:00 - 1:30 pm
              1/17/2017 - 6/1/2017  Monday - Thursday  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm


    Pharmacy Technician
              $500.00

              Registration by appointment only

              Pharmacy technicians prepare medications under the direction of a pharmacist. Duties include: receiving prescription requests, verifying accuracy of                  information, maintaining patient profiles, measuring, mixing, counting, labeling, and recording dosages, preparing insurance forms, stocking and taking              medication inventory. This program consists of 310 hours of classroom/lab instruction and 150 hours of internship where students gain on-the-job                      experience in a pharmacy setting.  Upon successful completion of the course, students will have their State registration and be prepared for National                  Certification. Prerequisites: a passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test, immunizations, certification with the American Heart
              Association BLS for the Healthcare Provider, and a United States HS Diploma/GED. Additional fees required for Pharmacy Technician application,
              background check (if required by clinical site), Livescan fingerprinting and for textbooks.

              Instructor:  Archibald, M.

              Fall Semester Schedule:       8/15/2016 - 12/22/2016   Monday - Thursday    9:00 am - 2:00 pm
              Spring Semester Schedule:   1/17/2017 - 6/1/2017      Monday - Thursday    9:00 am - 2:00 pm 
               


           Phlebotomy/Medical Lab Assistant
             $550.00

             Registration by appointment only

             Although duties differ according to the work site, responsibilities typically include: drawing blood from patients or donors; assembling equipment;
             labeling and storing blood samples. Duties may also include plating microorganisms, loading specimens onto analyzers, accessing patient samples,
             specimen processing, centrifuging samples, making blood smears, staining specimens, using various test kits, facilitating the collection and
             transportation of laboratory specimens, and patient data entry. This program consists of 300 hours of classroom/lab instruction and 120 hours of
             internship where students gain on-the-job experience in a variety of work sites. Work sites may include hospitals, blood banks, clinics, doctors’
             offices and laboratories. Upon successful completion of the course, students are eligible to take the National Certification exam. Prerequisites: a
             passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test, certification with the American Heart Association BLS for the Healthcare Provider,
             immunizations, physical exam and a United States HS Diploma/GED. Additional fees required for background check, National Certification          test, state licensing and for textbooks.

    Instructor: Curl, C.

             Fall Semester Schedules:
             8/16/2016 - 12/22/2016   Tuesdays and Thursdays    8:00 am - 4:30 pm
             8/16/2016 - 6/1/2017       Tuesdays and Thursdays   5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

             Spring Semester Schedule:
             1/17/2017 - 6/1/2017        Tuesdays and Thursdays   8:00 am - 4:30 pm


    Veterinary Assistant
              $300.00

              Registration by appointment only

              Veterinary Assistants work with veterinarians and veterinary technicians to care for sick and injured animals and to provide well-pet care. On
              a typical day, Vet Assistants give medicines, feed, bathe and clean up after animals, assist with examinations and tests. Other duties might
              include taking vital signs, assisting with surgery, doing office work and acting as a receptionist. Vet Assistants are employed in veterinary clinics,
              animal shelters, biomedical research and other animal care facilities. This program consists of 100 hours of classroom instruction and 120 hours
              of internship where students gain on-the-job experience in a veterinary office. Prerequisites: a passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment
              test, must be able lift 40-50 pounds, verification of tetanus immunization within the last 10 years, and no felony drug convictions. No High School 
              Diploma/GED required for this class. Additional fee required for textbooks.  

              Instructor:  Leebolt, T. 

              Fall Semester Schedules:
              8/16/2016 - 6/1/2017  Tuesdays and Thursdays   3:00 pm - 5:30 pm  
              8/16/2016 - 6/1/2017  Tuesdays and Thursdays   6:00 pm - 8:30 pm 

              No Spring Semester Schedules Available 


    Sports Medicine/Physical Rehabilitation Aide  
            $400.00 
             Registration by appointment only

             This class will focus on the specific medical needs of athletes and other physically active individuals as well as the role of a Physical Rehabilitation                  Aide.  Curricular emphasis will be on the physical fitness of an athlete, prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise, and treatment of injuries.                  You will learn anatomy and physiology, the many types of athletic injuries, and the treatment and management of those injuries.  Prerequisite: a passing            score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test.
    Instructor: Riego, A.
     
    Fall Semester Schedule: 8/22/2016 - 12/21/2016 Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Spring Semester Schedule:    1/18/2017 - 5/31/2017    Mondays and Wednesdays   6:00 pm - 9:00 pm  
             

    EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIANS (EMT)


    EMT Basic
              $300.00

             Registration by appointment only

              This course provides entry-level training in emergency medical care techniques. Learn to assess a patient’s condition at the scene of accidents and
              emergencies and to manage medical conditions and trauma emergencies while
    transporting patients to the hospital. Course completion meets the
              minimum
    requirements for firefighters and emergency room technicians. Instruction will cover anatomy, physiology, and emergency pre-hospital care.
              The 160 hours of required instruction includes 24 hours of on-the-job training. Upon successful course completion, graduates are
    eligible to take the
              National Registry exam for nationwide certification as an EMT. Prerequisites:  a United States HS Diploma/GED, immunizations,
     certification with the
              American Heart Association BLS for the Healthcare Provider and a passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test.  EMT
     students must be             able to lift 120 pounds and meet other requirements for this physically strenuous job. Additional fees required for EMT t-shirt, textbooks (including                       protocol handbook and National Registry test study guide), equipment kit, National Registry test and for skills testing.

              Instructors:  Hofmeister, A. and Timonian, T.

              Fall Semester Schedules:
              8/16/2016 - 12/15/2016   Tuesdays and Thursdays    9:00 am – 1:30 pm
              8/16/2016 - 12/15/2016   
    Tuesdays and Thursdays    5:00 pm – 9:30 pm

              Spring Semester Schedules:
              1/17/2017 - 5/25/2017     Tuesdays and Thursdays    9:00 am - 1:30 pm
              1/17/2017 - 5/25/2017     Tuesdays and Thursdays    5:00 pm - 9:30 pm


    Advanced Airways
              $75.00

             Registration at the HOC office

             Earn EMT Advanced Certification.  This course is approved by San Diego County EMS provider No. 37-0503 for 8 CEUs. You must be a current EMT
             to take this class. Course fee does NOT include skills validation fee ($40)
    . Prior to 48 hours of class, there is a $25.00 refund. No refunds within 48
             hours of the class.

    • There are several classes held throughout the year.  Call the HOC office for exact dates and times.



    EMT Refresher
              $100.00

              Registration at the HOC office

              Refresh your skills and earn continuing education credits. Instruction focuses on medical/trauma assessment, airway/breathing emergencies, AED,                   circulatory, neurological, soft tissue, musculo-skeletal, and obstetrical emergencies. This course is approved by San Diego County EMS provider No.
              37-0503 for 24 CEUs. Course fee does not include skills validation fee ($75). Prior to 48 hours of class, there is a $25 refund. No refunds within
              48 hours of
    the class.

              Fall Semester Schedule:  10/14/2016 - 10/16/2016  Friday - Sunday  8:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Spring Semester Schedule:  TBD


    NURSING

            Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
              $400.00 

              Registration by appointment only

              With their caring, compassion and expertise, Certified Nurse Assistants are a vital key to their patients’ health and well-being.  This 240 hour
              state-approved course combines classroom instruction, labs, and clinical training to prepare students for California certification as a Certified 
              Nurse Assistant. Prerequisites: a passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test, certification with the American Heart Association
              BLS for the Healthcare Provider, physical exam, and immunizations.  No HS Diploma/GED required for this class. Additional fees required
              for the State Certification exam fee, LiveScan fingerprinting and for textbooks.

              Instructors:  Rahe, T., Villagomez, T., and Phillips, T.

              Fall Semester Schedules:

              7/18/2016 - 9/28/2016      Monday - Thursday                             7:30 am - 2:00 pm

              8/15/2016 - 12/16/2016    Mondays and Wednesdays                  4:00 pm - 8:00 pm and

                                                    Fridays                                              7:30 am - 4:00 pm

              8/15/2016 - 11/30/2016    Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays        7:30 am - 2:00 pm

              8/16/2016 - 12/10/2016    Tuesdays and Thursdays                     4:00 pm - 8:00 pm and

                                                   Saturdays                                           7:30 am - 4:00 pm

              10/3/2016 - 12/20/2016    Monday - Thursday                             7:30 am - 2:00 pm

              

              Spring Semester Schedules:

              1/17/2017 - 3/30/2017      Monday - Thursday                             7:30 am - 2:00 pm

              1/18/2017 - 5/26/2017      Mondays and Wednesdays                 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm and

                                                    Fridays                                             7:30 am - 4:00 pm

              1/17/2017 - 5/23/2017      Tuesdays and Thursdays                   4:00 pm - 8:00 pm and

                                                    Saturdays                                         7:30 am - 4:00 pm

              2/6/2017 - 5/31/2017        Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays      7:30 am - 2:30 pm

              4/3/2017 - 6/27/2017        Monday - Thursday                            7:30 am - 2:00 pm



    CEUs for CNAs (Continuing Education Units for CNAs)

              $20.00 per class

              Registration at the HOC office required prior to date of class 

    Certified Nurses Assistants can earn continuing education credits as you learn about a variety of issues affecting your elderly clients.  Class is held on    the second Saturday of each month for 6 hours/day.  Each hour of instruction is equal to one CEU.   $20.00 per class.  Register at the HOC office for  as many or as few classes as you would like to.  No refunds within 48 hours of the class.   Prior to 48 hours of class there is a $5.00 refund.

              Instructor:  T. Villagomez

              10/8/2016     Saturday  8:00 am - 2:30 pm

              11/12/2016   Saturday  8:00 am - 2:30 pm

              12/10/2016   Saturday  8:00 am - 2:30 pm

    Registration for these CEU for CNA classes begin December 20, 2016

    1/14/2017     Saturday  8:00 am - 2:30 pm

    2/11/2017     Saturday  8:00 am - 2:30 pm

    3/11/2017      Saturday  8:00 am - 2:30 pm

    4/8/2017       Saturday  8:00 am - 2:30 pm

    5/13/2017     Saturday  8:00 am - 2:30 pm

    6/10/2017     Saturday  8:00 am - 2:30 pm


            Home Health Aide (HHA)

            $150.00

              Registration by appointment only

    The knowledge of a CNA's role in home health is crucial to their career. Since each 48 hour HHA class is connected to a CNA class, you will learn your CNA skills as well as your HHA skills with the same cohort of students. This class is designed specifically for our CNA students and outside students will only be taken as space is available.

    Instructor:  Rahe, T.

              Please attend CNA orientation to view available dates and times or outside students please call the HOC office.


    Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
             $75.00  

             Registration at the HOC office.

    Enhance your ability to manage a cardiac emergency. You will receive an ACLS course completion card once you have completed this class. This course is approved by the BRN for 16 contact hours.  Refresher students will receive 8 contact hours. Prerequisites: a basic knowledge of arrhythmias and you must be a licensed medical professional such as an LVN or RN.

    Required Fall Textbook to purchase from Amazon:  Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Provider Manual 2015 Guide.                            ISBN# 9781616694005.  You must have your textbook on the first day of class.

    Instructor:  Hofmeister, A. 

              Fall Semester Schedule:  10/28/2016 -10/29/2016  Friday and Saturday  9:00 am - 5:30 pm   
    Spring Semester Schedule:  TBD
                                          

    Intravenous Therapy & Blood Withdrawal
              $150.00

             Registration at the HOC office.

             The California Board of Vocational Nursing (BVN) approves this course for State Certification of Intravenous Therapy.  This course is designed for
             LVNs and RNs with an active license
    wishing to learn to enhance venipuncture skills. Course is approved for 30 contact hours for LVNs and 4 contact
             hours for RNs. Additional fee required for textbook
    .

             Instructor:  Del Fran, P.

             Fall Semester Schedule:  8/24/16 - 10/19/16  Wednesdays  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  

             Spring Semester Schedule:  1/18/2017 - 3/15/2017  Wednesdays  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm        



    Nurse Refresher/Reentry for RNs ONLY
              $525.00

              Registration by appointment only

              Have you thought of returning to the field but fear that your nursing skills are out of date?  This course might be just what you are looking for!  The
              course is open to RNs who have a fully active license without probationary status, current attached reports, or filed accusations. You must also have
              your own malpractice insurance. Theory portion consists of 135 hours of theory content and is held at Health Occupations Center.  Prerequisite for                     Theory portion:  passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test.   Clinical portion consists of 196 hours of acute care clinical experience and              will be three 8 hours shifts (24 hours) per week at Kaiser Hospital, 4647 Zion Ave., San Diego, 92120. You must be available for day or evening                   shifts and possible weekend shifts.  Prerequisites for Clinical: successful completion of Theory portion and possess intermediate level computer and             keyboarding skills. This course is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider No. 00446, for 30 contact hours. Additional fees                   required for physical exam, background check, scrubs and for textbooks.

              Instructor:  Whipple, E.

              Fall Semester Schedule:      9/6/2016 - 12/22/2016  Monday - Thursday  8:00 am – 1:30 pm 
              Spring Semester Schedule:  2/6/2017 - 5/31/2017    Monday - Thursday  8:00 am - 1:30 pm   
                


                

    Understanding Cardiac Arrhythmias (UCA)

               $75.00

               Registration at the HOC office 

               Learn basic interpretation of EKGs and the treatment of arrhythmias.  This class provides excellent preparations for ACLS and for those interested
               in working in telemetry. This course is open to all medical professionals and is approved for 21 contact hours for RNs and LVNs. Additional fee
               required for textbook.

               Instructor:  Whipple, E.

               Fall Semester Schedule:      8/23/2016 - 10/4/2016  Tuesdays  6:00 pm – 9:00 pm 
               Spring Semester Schedule:  1/17/2017 - 2/28/2017  Tuesdays  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

            

    Licensed Vocational Nursing

        Orientation for Fall 2017 class: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
            Please click "Licensed Vocational Nursing" link above to find out about our program!  



    REVIEW CLASSES


           English Review

              $25.00

              Registration at the HOC office 

    PLEASE NOTE:  THIS CLASS IS NOT INTENDED FOR ESL STUDENTS THAT NEED TO LEARN ENGLISH STRATEGIES, but for students who are fluent in English and are interested in the medical field. Review your grammar, spelling and reading skills in a friendly, supportive class.  Build your confidence as you prepare for tests such as the Vocational Nursing pre-entrance exam, the Health Occupations Center entry screening test or other licensing and employment exams. Additional fee required for textbooks. There is a $5.00 refund if you have not attended any class. No refunds if you have attended a class.

    Instructors:  Kiefer, A. and Lyons, S.

             Fall Semester Schedules:  
             8/24/2016 - 11/16/2016  Wednesdays  8:30 am – 11:30 am
             8/24/2016 - 11/16/2016  Wednesdays  6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

             Spring Semester Schedules:  
           3/1/2017 - 5/31/2017  Wednesdays  8:30 am - 11:30 am
             3/1/2017 - 5/31/2017  Wednesdays  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

           
            Math Review
              $25.00

              Registration at the HOC office

    PLEASE NOTE:  THIS CLASS IS NOT INTENDED FOR ESL STUDENTS THAT NEED TO LEARN MATH STRATEGIES, but for students who are interested in the medical field.  Review your math skills in a friendly, supportive class.  Build your confidence as you prepare for tests such as the Vocational Nursing pre-entrance exam, the Health Occupations Center entry screening test or other licensing and employment exams. Additional fee required for textbook. There is a $5.00 refund if you have not attended any class. No refunds if you have attended a class.

    Instructors:  Keifer, A. and Lyons, S.

    Fall Semester Schedules: 

              8/22/2016 - 11/14/2016  Mondays  8:30 am – 11:30 am
              8/22/2016 - 11/14/2016  Mondays  6:00 pm – 9:00 pm   

              Spring Semester Schedules:
              2/27/2017 - 5/22/2017  Mondays 8:30 am - 11:30 am
              2/27/2017 - 5/22/2017  Mondays  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm



    TEAS Test Preparation
    $50.00

    Registration at the HOC office beginning November 1, 2016

    The TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills) is a multiple choice exam that measures entry level skills and abilities of nursing programs applicants.  Any student wishing to apply for our VN program must first take this test.  The review class will cover the following:
    1.  Reading Comprehension:  a variety of short passages, charts, and diagrams on differing topics
    2.  English and Language Usage:  vocabulary, punctuation, and grammar
    3.  Math:  basic math problems, word problems, algebraic equations, and mathematical reasoning

    Instructors:  Keifer, A. and Lyons, Shama

    Fall Semester Schedules:
    11/28/2016 - 2/22/2017  Mondays and Wednesdays  8:30 am - 11:30 am
    11/28/2016 - 2/22/2016  Mondays and Wednesdays  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    No Spring Semester Classes Available


           Vocational ESL for the Health & Medical Field
            FREE class offered at El Cajon Adult Center with weekly field trips to HOC!
            Registration at El Cajon Adult Center or HOC office starting Aug 13, 2016
              
             El Cajon Adult Center and HOC are offering a FREE class specifically for ESL students interested in Medical Careers who need to focus on English                 and math skills necessary to successfully complete their medical training and excel in the medical field.  

             Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday  9:30 am - 1:30 pm  (Start date: 8/22/2016)