Classes in health care and Microsoft Word are available this month from the Paris Junior College – Sulphur Springs Center’s Continuing Education Department.
The Nurse Aide Skills Refresher class is for any student wanting to refresh their Nurse Aide skills prior to their certification test. Students must register 48 hours in advance. The class is offered Wednesday, March 8, from 5 to 9 p.m.
A Nurse Aide class will be offered from 5-9 p.m., Mondays through Thursdays from March 20 to April 12. The clinical portion of the class will meet Mondays through Thursdays, April 17-May 2, also from 5 to 9 p.m. The class offers preparation for entry level nursing assistants.
Medication Aide Update will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, March 24. 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.
Another health care class, Phlebotomy, Basic & Clinical, will provide technical and clinical training to prepare students for work as a phlebotomist in hospitals, physician offices, group practices, independent laboratories, health maintenance organizations and public facilities. The class is offered from 6 to 9 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, March 20-June 12.
Microsoft Word Level 1 covers creating, saving and opening documents; editing documents; cut/copy/paste and find/replace; formatting text and paragraphs; formatting documents; and creating and formatting tables. The class meets Friday, March 24, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
For information or to register, call 903-885-1232.