14 Week Course!
Medical Assistant Description
State approved Medical Assistant (MA) training program is designed to prepare you to take the National Exam. Medical Assistants provide critical support to medical facilities in a clinical or office environment.
Our Medical Assistant program will teach all aspects related to this growing field. The MA will be trained to work a long side the doctor at a physician office or urgent care center. MA’s are trained to assist physicians with minor office surgeries, Physical Exams, prescription, injections, X-ray procedures, phlebotomy, front and back office procedures, and EKG.
Objectives of Course
To be eligible for career opportunites in a medical facility.
Upon completion of this course, students will be eligible to be Nationally Certified as a Medical Assistant, as well as National Certification in the specialties listed below:
- Electrocardiogram (EKG)
- Patient Care Technician (PCT)
- 18 years of age
- Criminal Background check within one (1) month of the first day of class; felonies and certain mis-demeanors will prevent admission (offered at ACI for $20).
- High School Diploma/GED or equivalent
- Basis Life Support (CPR for Healthcare Providers (offered at ACI for $60)
- Hepatitis Series Vaccine