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Patient Care Technician - Certificate

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, IHE Certificate of Completion

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other. 519999

Description

This program will prepare you for an entry-level position as a patient care technician. Emphasis
is on technical skills necessary to perform personal care to complex patients, implementation of selected portions of care plan including respiratory services, rehabilitation services, ECG, and phlebotomy under the supervision of registered nurses. Upon completion of this certificate of proficiency, students are eligible to sit for the National Certification exam as Certified Patient Care Technicians (CPCT), which is available through the National Healthcareer Association. Courses in the program may require vaccinations or other medical tests. See course descriptions for additional information.


Website link to the program: http://eac.edu/Academics/Programs_of_Study/Alliedhealth/


WIOA Contact: Michael Crockett 928-428-8215

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

34

Hours

18

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Eastern Arizona College

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Yes

Training Location(s)

Thatcher

Local WIB

1 - ARIZONA@WORK - Southeastern Arizona

Type of Attainment:

Certification or License;

Name of Credential

Patient Care Technician - Certificate

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Please contact EAC Financial Aid Dept

Refund Policy

https://www.eac.edu/Student_Services/Financial_Aid

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Higher Learning Commission

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$600.00

In-State/District Tuition

$1,350.00 *estimate based on 2020-21 rates

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$5,700.00 *estimate based on 2020-21 rates

Total In-State Program Cost

$1,950.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$6,300.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-1132.00Orderlies
$14.42 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

615 N. Stadium Ave., Thatcher, Arizona 85552

Phone Number

(928) 428-8509

Last Updated

Dec 06, 2021

Created

Feb 16, 2012

Renewal

Dec 06, 2022

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