Health Careers

Allied Health Certificate Programs

 
MEDICAL ASSISTANT(MA)

Medical Assistant – Healthcare is a growing field, and graduates of SBCC’s Medical Assistant program are in high demand. With a 90+ percent job placement rate, individuals earn between $16-$21 per hour and also receive a benefits package including health insurance, vacation and sick days. Career pathways include continuing your education to become a Registered Nurse or a Physician’s Assistant.
(Students interested in this program must meet with Mari Lopez Manzo, Student Program Advisor) 

 
FALL 2021 MEDICAL ASSISTANT TRAINING PROGRAM INFOMATION SESSION

WHAT: Entrance Requirements and 9-Month Program Content (Fall 2021-Spring 2022)
WHEN: Friday Evening- April 9, 2021 5:30-7:00 pm
WHERE:  Zoom Videoconference
RSVP to: Mary Brown at BrownM@sbcc.edu so that we can be expecting you!

*All students interested in the Fall 2021 Medical Assistant(MA) Certificate Training Program 
are required to attend the Program's Information Session prior to applying for entry.



PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANT

Personal Care Attendant – Healthcare is a growing field and becoming a Personal Care Attendant is a great way to find out if the healthcare field is right for you. Personal Care Attendants are a key member to a patient’s home health care team and assist patients and family with non-medically directed personal care and home management. Salaries tend to fall in the $11-$15 per hour range. If you enjoy working in healthcare, career pathways include continuing your education to become a Certified Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, or Registered Nurse. (Students interested in this program must meet with a Student Program Advisor.) 

Spring 2021 PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANT APPOINTMENTS AVALIABLE
We are accepting appointments for the Spring 2021 course
PCA Spring 2021 
AHV NC020 - Personal Care Attendant I: Basic Care 1/25-3/17 Monday/Wednesdays 5:00-8:00 pm
AHV NC021 - Personal Care Attendant II: Dementia & End of Life Care Monday/Wednesdays 5:30-7:55 pm
Student Program Advisor Mari Lopez-Manzo (805) 898-8121  email: mmanzolopez@pipeline.sbcc.edu

 


RESTORATIVE NURSE ASSISTANT

This skills-based program can add a new dimension to your CNA career. By promoting mobility in others you'll be promoting their independence -- and your own fulfillment as well.

(This program is open only to currently licensed CNAs. Students interested in this program should bring their current CNA license to the first class.) 


 
FOR MORE INFORMATION on the Medical Assistant program, Personal Care Attendant program and the Restorative Nurse Assistant program, call or email.  

Student Program Advisor Mari Lopez-Manzo:
(805) 898-8121  email:  mmanzolopez@pipeline.sbcc.edu 

Student Support Services
(805) 898-8160 NCsss@sbcc.edu

As of March 30th, 2020, the Noncredit Student Support Services Office will be serving students vía videoconferencing (zoom), email, and/or telephone. We will post updates on the NCSSS webpage as they become available.