Health Care Professionals Skills Enhancement

Photo of health care professionals in a hospital setting with a patient being wheeled by on a stretcher

Do you have your health care certification?

Even if you already do, you need to stay up-to-date on the latest techniques, and Trident Technical College can help. You may find some classes to expand your area of expertise in health care settings, allowing you to branch out into rewarding new areas.


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Location Key: BC=Berkeley Campus; MP=Mount Pleasant Campus; OS=Offsite; PC=Palmer Campus; TC=Thornley Campus (formerly Main Campus)

Days of the Week Key: M=Monday; Tu=Tuesday; W=Wednesday; Th=Thursday; F=Friday; Sa=Saturday; Su=Sunday

BLS Healthcare Provider

This eight-hour American Heart Association Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider Course teaches the skills of CPR for victims of all ages (including ventilation with a barrier device; a bag-mask device and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction (FBAO). Books and face mask included

XAHS-504 9434 BLS Healthcare Provider Jan. 28 M 6-10 p.m. $65 TC
XAHS-504 9435 BLS Healthcare Provider March 11 M 6-10 p.m. $65 TC
XAHS-504 9436 BLS Healthcare Provider May 13 M 6-10 p.m. $65 TC

 

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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Certified Kinesio© Tape Technician NEW!

Learn how to apply Kinesio® Pre-Cuts and acquire knowledge in the fundamentals of Kinesio® taping. Level 1 is an introductory class for anyone in the community. Level 2 helps fitness professionals, coaches, therapists and EMTs keep athletes moving by teaching you how to tape common sports injuries. Level 1 is a prerequisite for Level 2. Supplies and exam fee not included

XAHS-555 9819 Certified Kinesio© Tape Technician – Level 1 Jan. 26 Sa 9-11 a.m. $85 TC
XAHS-555 9816 Certified Kinesio© Tape Technician – Level 1 March 30 Sa 9-11 a.m. $85 TC
XAHS-555 9821 Certified Kinesio© Tape Technician – Level 1 May 4 Sa 9-11 a.m. $85 TC
XAHS-556 9817 Certified Kinesio© Tape Technician – Level 2 Jan. 26 Sa noon-4 p.m. $150 TC
XAHS-556 9818 Certified Kinesio© Tape Technician – Level 2 March 30 Sa noon-4 p.m. $150 TC
XAHS-556 9820 Certified Kinesio© Tape Technician – Level 2 May 4 Sa noon-4 p.m. $150 TC

 

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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Health Care Spanish

Learn fast and fun terms, responses and questions you need to be more effective in the health care field. Whether you are a nurse, CNA, medical scribe, receptionist or occupy any medical services position, you quickly learn these Spanish language tips while participating in a high-energy and enjoyable class setting.

XSPA-505 9402 Health Care Spanish May 14-16 TuTh 6:30-9 p.m. $99 TC

 

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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

IV Catheter Insertion

Learn the correct technique of peripheral IV catheter insertion. Topics include, but are not limited to, vein location and IV placement, equipment and supplies, insertion, anchoring techniques and connecting to IV tubing. Students perform lab skills on IV therapy mannequin arms. To successfully complete the course, students must demonstrate knowledge and competency in IV insertion skills using proper safety and infection control techniques. Upon successful completion, students are awarded a certificate of completion. Lab supplies included

XNUR-504 9440 IV Catheter Insertion March 23 Sa 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $139 TC
XNUR-504 9441 IV Catheter Insertion May 18 Sa 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $139 TC
XNUR-504 9442 IV Catheter Insertion July 27 Sa 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $139 TC

 

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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

Reiki Healing

Learn the ancient healing art of Usui Reiki, a gentle energy modality. Topics include treatments, history of Reiki, Reiki ideals and Usui hand positions and attunements/placements. Instructor is Patricia Newman, Certified Usui/Holy Fire II Reiki Master teacher and Karuna Master. TTC is a state-approved CEU provider of these courses. No book required

XMTH-601 9408 Reiki Introduction and Reiki I March 16 Sa 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. $139 TC
XMTH-602 9409 Reiki Usui/Holy Fire II March 30 Sa 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. $235 TC

 

 

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NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

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