Health Occupation Classes
Supervision in LTC $365
Course #: 54224
Time: 4-7:30pm (Mon. & Wed.)
This course assists the Practical Nurse in gaining the knowledge and skills needed to successfully manage resident care and personnel in the health care facility. If employed as a Licensed Practical Nurse in Long Term Care, individuals have six months from graduation to complete and pass this requirement for such employment. 4.0 CEU’s. Fee includes book, handouts and certificate of successful completion.
N.R.T. (Neural Reset Therapy) Upper Body $395
Course #: 54987
Date: 2/15 & 2/16/14
Time: 9am-6:30pm (Sat.) 9am - 5:30pm (Sun.)
Learn how to quickly reset the tonus of the muscles of the Mid & Upper Back, Shoulder Girdle, Neck, & TMJ, Quickly, easily with no pain for the patient and no strain on you, the therapist. NRT is the new wave in soft tissue therapy for pain relief, athletic performance enhancement, other clinical soft tissue needs. Valuable and powerfully effective on any soft tissue condition appropriate for massage, NRT increases range of motion and facilitates structural alignment. Be among the first to learn this exciting new technique and offer it to help your patients. Don’t miss this opportunity to study this new system of therapy with one of the profession’s Master Instructors.
Medication Aide $385
Course #: 54223
Time: 4-7pm (Mon. & Wed.)
This 50-hour course (40 hours + 10 clinical) is for Certified Nurse Aides or Residential Attendants. Prepares students to administer oral medication in long term care facilities as outlined by the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals. Potential students must meet pre-requisite eligibility requirements.
OSHA Industry Update $70
Course #: 51669
Date: 3/19/14 & 3/20/14
Site: Emmetsburg (817)
Time: 12-5pm (Wed) 8am - 1:45pm (Thurs)
This program, presented by Mike Whitmore, IWFD, will provide the information required for compliance with the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA). Registrants will receive 10-hour OSHA card. Fee includes: tuition, handouts, noon meal, refreshments and certificate of completion. (The OSHA card is not included in the tuition).
Activity Coordinator Training $385
Course #: 54291
Time: 9am-4pm (Mon. & Thurs.)|
This 75 hour class is state approved and upon completion the student will be able to function as an entry-level Activity Coordinator. Lynn James will instruct and encourage students in an atmosphere of fun and high-energy learning!
Social Work Ethics $45
Course #: 54222
Site: Estherville (74)
Time: 6-9pm (Thurs.)
Join Dr. Glenn Rogers, Professor, Philosophy & Social Sciences, for an evening of review and exploration of basic ethical traditions, principles and applications as they relate to social work situations. Fee includes tuition, evening meal, handouts and certificate of completion.
Pot Scrubbers vs. Pot Stirrers $75
Course #: 54299
Time: 9am-3:30pm (Tues.)
Are you, or someone you work with, an individual that makes things happen positively and contributes on a regular basis, or one that challenges the system with no intended goal? Some individuals like to stir the pot rather than scrub it. How do you deal with the pot stirrers? Join John Mulvaney as he explores these principles and how to deal with them. .6 CEU’s or 6 CEH’s Fee includes handouts, lunch, refreshments and certificate of successful completion.