Several health care classes are available in June from the Paris Junior College-Sulphur Springs Center Continuing Education Department. Courses will meet at the center campus, located at 1202 West Houston. For registration or additional information, call 903-885-1232.
A Nurse Aide class will be offered from 5 to 9 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays, June 15-July 8. The clinical will meet from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, July 9-15. The class offers preparation for entry level nursing assistants.
Microsoft Excel Level 1: Essentials will be held 1 to 4:30 p.m., Fridays, June 5-12. Learn the basics of creating a worksheet; working with formulas and functions; formatting a worksheet; working with charts, and analyzing data using formulas.
The PJC-Sulphur Springs Center is also offering Conversational Spanish that will instruct students in selected vocabulary, pronunciations and basic structures used by those employed, with an emphasis on conversation. The class will meet via interactive television on Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 9-July 14, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. The class is also available online beginning June 8; ask about this option when signing up.
The Initial Basic Life Support class on lifesaving skills for respiratory and cardiac emergencies will meet from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, June 19. The American Heart Association certifies the class.
Medication Aide Update will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, June 26. The course fulfills Texas Department of Health specifications on annual renewal requirement. Med Aides should take this course one month before their certification card expires.