Training for pharmacy tech and medication aide positions are available from the Continuing Education Department at the Paris Junior College – Sulphur Springs Center in October. Classes will meet at the PJC-Sulphur Springs Center campus, located at 1202 W. Houston St. Call 903-885-1232 for further information.
Other classes include:
Microsoft Word Level 1 covers creating, saving and opening documents; editing documents; cut/copy/paste and find/replace; formatting text and paragraphs; formatting documents; creating and formatting tables. The class meets Fridays, Oct. 2-9, from 8 to 11:30 a.m.
The Child Development Associate (CDA) credential is awarded to individuals who have completed 120 hours of classroom training as set forth by the Council for Professional Recognition. The class meets Tuesdays, Oct. 6-March 1, from 6 to 9 p.m.
The Pharmacy Technician course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board PTCB exam. The class meets Oct. 13-Dec. 3, Monday and Wednesday, from 6 to 9:30 p.m.
The Medication Aide course will instruct in the preparation and administration of designated medications by non-licensed Nursing personnel employed in licensed health care agencies including the responsibilities associated with such administration. The class will meet Mondays and Wednesdays, Oct. 19-March 7, from 5 to 9 p.m.
A Nurse Aide class will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, Oct. 19-Nov. 3, and the clinical meets Monday through Friday, Nov. 9-17. The class offers preparation for entry level nursing assistants.