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    Basic Life Support

    The American Heart Association now offers Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers. This class is designed for most participants who provide health care to patients in a broad diversity of medical settings; as well as individuals operating a childcare facility or applying for childcare licenses, and most public school personnel. At the end of the BLS for Health Care Providers course, students are eligible to receive a BLS card for adult, child and infant issued by the American Heart Association. A BLS card is given to students at the end of class. Pre-registration required. Please wear comfortable clothing as you will be practicing hands on.

    Section Date Days Time Room Teacher Fee
    417201.37 1/12/2019 Sat8:30am-2:30pm J-93 Staff $79 Register
    417201.41 2/2/2019 Sat8:30am-2:30pm J-93 Staff $79 Register
    417201.38 2/23/201 9 Sat8:30am-2:30pm J-93 Staff $79 Register
    417201.39 3/16/2019 Sat8:30am-2:30pm J-93 Staff $79 Register
    417201.41 3/30/2019 Sat8:30am-2:30pm J-93 Staff $79 Register
    417201.40 4/13/2019 Sat8:30am-2:30pm J-93 Staff $79 Register
    417201.40 4/13/2019 Sat8:30am-2:30pm J-93 Staff $79 Register
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    Build a Better Vocabulary

    This course is ideal for all types of students who want to get an edge on taking a high school, college or a job related English exam and anyone wishing to update and improve their grammar skills.

    Section Date Days Time Room Teacher Fee
    460540.09 1/14/2019-4/13/2019 OnlineOnline Online Mary Gallagher $249 Register
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    English Grammar, Advanced

    This online course will provide you with a further review of the grammar, punctuation, and writing skills necessary when taking any high school or college test, or with your everyday work-related writing and correspondence.

    Section Date Days Time Room Teacher Fee
    460520.09 1/14/2019-4/13/2019 OnlineOnline Online Mary Gallagher $249 Register
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    English Grammar, Basic

    This online course will provide you with a further review of the grammar, punctuation, and writing skills necessary when taking any high school or college test, or with your everyday work-related writing and correspondence.

    Section Date Days Time Room Teacher Fee
    460510.09 1/14/2019-4/13/2019 OnlineOnline Online Mary Gallagher $249 Register
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    English Punctuation

    This online course will provide you with a further review of the grammar, punctuation, and writing skills necessary when taking any high school or college test, or with your everyday work-related writing and correspondence.

    Section Date Days Time Room Teacher Fee
    460530.09 1/14/2019-4/13/2019 OnlineOnline Online Mary Gallagher $249 Register
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    IV Therapy & Blood Withdrawal Certification

    This course provides the participants with training and certification in the techniques of IV therapy and blood withdrawal. This course will provide training on how to start an IV infusion and withdrawal of blood for testing, the legal aspects, venipuncture techniques, management of site pre and post procedure, fluid and electrolyte balance, preparation of the client for the procedure, review of circulatory system, infection control and universal precautions. Clinical practicum of venipunctures and IV starts on live subject. ~ This course is open to California Licensed Vocational Nurses, graduates of BVNPT Vocational Nursing Program, and Registered Nurses for update/remediation only. Only licensed LVN’s will qualify for continuing education contact hours. Pre-licensure VN graduates will receive a certificate once licensure is obtained and documented.

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    470000.05 1/18/2019-1/26/2019 Fri/Sat7:30am - 5:00pm J-92 Staff $699 Register
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    Keyboard Certification Test

    Test and receive your keyboarding/typing certificate. Testing is held on the following days: Monday: 7pm-8pm or Saturday: 10am-11am

    Section Date Days Time Room Teacher Fee
    306000.11 1/7/2019-4/15/2019 M 7:00pm - 8:00pm F-40 Sylvia Wood $49 Register
    306000.12 1/12/2019-4/20/2019 Sat 10:00am - 11:00am F-40 Sylvia Wood $49 Register
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    Loan Document Signing Specialist

    California’s real estate industry needs notaries who would like to become Loan Document Signing Specialists. In this class, your instructor will present information on the duties and responsibilities of the Notary Public entering the loan industry as a Loan Document Signing Specialist. Please bring a valid driver’s license, and a #2 pencil.

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    310110.09 3/14/2019 Thu5:00pm - 9:00pm M-103 Danny Perez $65 Register
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    Medical Terminology - Online

    Online medical terminology courses teach students an in depth view of medical terminology, physiology, and anatomy. After successful completion of Medical Terminology I and Medical Terminology II, students will receive a Certificate of Completion. Students who earn an online medical terminology course certification can expect to find work as medical terminology experts, medical clerks, medical records specialists, or medical receptionists.

    Section Date Days Time Room Teacher Fee
    460550.09 1/14/2019-4/13/2019 OnlineOnline Online Randy Leaf $249 Register
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    Notary Public

    California needs additional professional notaries. Become a more valuable employee or own your own business. This community education course is designed to provide students the knowledge to become a California Notary Public and prepare you for the state’s examination. State proctors will administer the Notary examination at the end of the class. Valid social security number required. A 2” x 2” passport picture is required for the notary public application form. Required textbook/study materials are an additional $49 paid in class. State Proctor Exam is $40 (personal check or money order payable to Secretary of State).

    Section Date Days Time Room Teacher Fee
    310100.16 1/12/2019 Sat8:00am - 6:00pm L-72 Danny Perez $75 Register
    310100.17 2/23/2019 Sat8:00am - 6:00pm L-72 Danny Perez $75 Register
    310100.18 3/23/2019 Sat8:00am - 6:00pm L-72 Danny Perez $75 Register
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    Real Estate-Principles, Practices and Legal Aspects

    My Real Estate School is a Department of Real Estate (DRE) approved school located at 7825 Florence Avenue, near Paramount and Florence in Downey. Crash course material also included with the course. For more information call Darlene Roberson at CENTURY 21 My Real Estate (Peak): (562) 927-2626 x 119

    Section Date Days Time Room Teacher Fee
    310120.03 7/2/2018-6/29/2019 Sat10:00am - 12:00pm OffCampus Darlene Roberson $149 Register

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