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Health Careers Training

For Credit Classes

Kentucky Medicaid Nurse Aide Training and Testing

The Kentucky Medication Aide (KMA 100) course is offered at Owensboro Community and Technical College’s Downtown Campus to prepare Medicaid Nurse Aides to administer specific medications in a long-term care facility, as delegated and supervised by a licensed nurse. This is an 8 week certification course.

Certified Nursing Assistant Training and Testing

Certified Nurse Assistant (NAA 100) course is offered at Owensboro Community and Technical College’s Downtown Campus is designed to provide knowledge and skills for nurse aides to assume the role and responsibility required in long-term care. The focus in this course is providing activities of daily living, safety, and residents rights.

For more information about credit classes, contact:
Allyson Sanders
Success Coach


Non-Credit Classes

Dental Assisting Program
The 60-hour Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry level positions in dental assisting. Additionally, this course is designed to prepare students to sit for the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Radiology Health and Safety Examination (RHS).

$1299 e-learning 6 month access

ICD-10 Medical Coding
Effective October 2014, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will require that the standard ICD-9 code sets, be replaced by ICD-10. This move from ICD-9 to ICD-10 will have a significant impact on healthcare providers and the process for which they receive reimbursement. This program will include a detailed review of both ICD-10 (diagnostic coding) and ICD-10-PCS (inpatient procedural coding system).

$1299 e-learning 6 month access

Pharmacy Technician Program
This comprehensive 50-hour program will prepare students to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Boards PTCB exam.

$1299 e-learning 6 month access

For more information about non-credit classes, contact: