Registration Information

Registration Procedures for Health Occupations Center

The current registration process for classes at Grossmont Health Occupations Center is:

1.  Attend a two hour orientation for the program/s you are interested in.

2.  Take our HOC Entry Screening Test. (Sign-up during orientation)

3.  Receive your test score in an email. This email will give you information on your registration options.

The following classes require you to attend an orientation:  

  • Phlebotomy and Medical Lab Assistant 
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) 
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Dental Assistant (RDA) 
  • Veterinary Assistant   
  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)   
  • Medical Assistant (Clinical)
  • RN Refresher/Reentry
  • Healthcare Interpreting
  • Introduction to Health Science 
  • Vocational Nursing 
  • Medical Office Pathway
    • Medical Terminology
    • Administrative Medical Assistant
    • Medical Billing and Coding

The following classes do not require an orientation:
  • Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS/CPR)
  • Math Review for Healthcare Worker
  • English Review for Healthcare Worker
  • IV Therapy & Blood Withdrawal
  • CEU's for CNA's
  • Understanding Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) 
  • EMT Refresher
  • Home Health Aide
  • Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
  • Electronic Medical Records
  • Medical Billing and Coding (Prerequisites:  Medical Terminology and Administrative Medical Assistant)
  • Administrative Medical Assistant (Prerequisite:  Medical Terminology)

         District policy is to maintain classes to the conclusion of the course if a minimum 

                                                      level of attendance is upheld. 

         If the class falls short of minimum attendance, it will be subject to closure.

Health Occupations Center Refund Policies

A student has until the end of the second class meeting to determine if they would like to drop the class and obtain a refund.  You must call or come to the office to get a refund.  You will receive the cost of the registration minus a $25 processing fee. NO refunds will be given after the second class meeting. 

Short one or two day classes have a different refund policy.  For these classes, there is a $5.00 refund charge 48+ hours before the class and no refunds within 48 hours of the class.  Please call the office for details.  

         TEXTBOOKS:  There are no refunds for textbooks purchased at the HOC office