Face-to-Face Classes

Veterinary Assistant 
Next class starts in August 2020.

El Centro Location
175 hours of instruction in veterinary assistant practices and 100 hours in hands-on externship experience. This program prepares candidates to work in veterinary clinics, animal hospitals, in animal control and for pet adoption facilities.
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Clinical Medical Assistant
Next class starts in August 2020 (Saturdays).

WIOA Approved Training Program
250 hours of online and classroom instruction in Patient Care, Medical Administration, Phlebotomy and EKG and 100 hours of hands-on externship experience.
Clinical Medical Assistant Fact Sheet
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Pharmacy Technician 
Call or email if interested in face to face class rather than online listed below.
(773) 442-5080 cape@neiu.edu.

Online Course Options

Pharmacy Technician 
Online instruction, with externship.
Open enrollment.
186 hours of instruction in retail and hospital pharmacy practices and 120 hours in hands-on externship experience. Prepares candidates for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE).
Pharmacy Fact Sheet
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Dental Assistant 
Online instruction, with in-class labs and externship.
Open enrollment.
The course includes online instruction, lab exercises and 100+ externship hours in dental facilities.
Dental Fact Sheet
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Medical Billing and Coding Training
Open enrollment.
The Medical Billing and Coding Online Training Program prepares candidates for three exams: the Billing and Coding Specialist Certification (CBCS) by NHA, the Certified Coding Association (CCA) by AHIMA, and the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) by AAPC which qualify graduates to work in hospitals, physician offices and other healthcare facilities.
Medical Billing and Coding Fact Sheet
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Legal Nurse Consultant
The course teaches legal concepts related to the health care industry, as well as the role a legal nurse consultant might play in litigation areas such as medical malpractice, toxic torts, product liability, personal injury, wrongful death, criminal law, and workers’ compensation. Any RN or PA interested in entering the legal field can benefit from the education provided by this course. 

Medical Professional Legal Consultant
Building on your medical education and clinical experience, this course provides medical professionals with the fundamental skills necessary to advise law firms, insurance companies, and governmental agencies regarding medically related issues and to appear in court as expert witnesses.