Career Training

Certified Medical Assistant

Certified Medical Assistant

This comprehensive class will prepare students for career opportunities in the Medical Assisting field. Certified Medical Assistants provide direct patient care and perform clerical duties in physician's offices, urgent care, and other ambulatory settings. Content includes administrative skills, EMR, clinical skills (phlebotomy, injections, vital signs, minor surgical procedures, and more), medical terminology and externships.

Physical demands are generally described as medium (exert up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. of force constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, including the human body).

Because of the unique responsibilities involved in all health professions, Golden Oak Adult School reserves the right to require that the student who appears to be unsuited for any program therein withdraw from the program or be guided into another curriculum of study at the school.

An individual who poses a direct threat to the health or safety of others or themselves may be denied admission, progression or graduation.

Students must possess valid state issued identification and a recent TB test (within 12 months of the start date of externship). 

  • Prerequisite: High School Diploma or equivalency.
  • Completion of the program does not guarantee employment.
  • Students must possess a valid state issued identification
  • Recent TB test (within 12 months of the start date of externship)
    • Externships are 160 hours following 18 weeks of classroom instruction.
  • Class fee includes books, medical supplies, and NHA testing fees.
  • Students are responsible for shoes, scrubs, school supplies, and NHA study guides.
    • Scrubs are not needed until after the first class meeting

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18 - &up Longworth 8/12 - 12/13 Mo Tu We Th 08:45 AM - 03:00 PM $1,950.00 View

Certified Pharmacy Technician

This 18-week course prepares students for entry level employment working in various pharmacy settings and practices which includes:  assisting the pharmacist with mixing and packaging prescriptions, inventory control and purchasing, collecting payment, and coordinating billing.  The course contains both theory and clinical components, including:  Medical Terminology, Pharmacy Law, Anatomy and Physiology. Externships are 120 hours, Monday - Friday for an additional 4 weeks in June.  Students must possess valid state issued identification, and a high school diploma. 

Class fee includes:  books, background/drug screening, and ExCPT exam fee!

 Contact instructor Richard Reynolds at [email protected] if further information/details are needed.

Additional Requirements:

CASAS test. For information and test study guide please visit

Allow one and half hours for testing. 

Please contact Golden Oak Adult School at 661-253-0583 to schedule a testing appointment and for more details.

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18 - &up Reynolds 8/12 - 12/12 Mo Tu We Th 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM $1,450.00 View

Certified Phlebotomy Technician I

The Phlebotomy Technician I program prepares graduates for entry-level positions as phlebotomists in hospitals, clinics, Laboratory Service Centers and physician’s offices.




Our LFS/DHS approved CPTI programs include 48 hours of lecture and 40 hours of practical experience at nearby externship sites for students with no work experience or  “Advanced” 48 hours of lecture for students with phlebotomy experience. Upon successful completion of the program, our students will have met all of California State’s requirements to become a Certified Phlebotomy Technician I, including the completion of an approved national online examination. 

Books, materials, supplies and externship included in tuition.  Externship is scheduled upon course completion and exam taken.

If further information/details are needed contact Maira at [email protected]


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18 - &up Fuselier 3/30 - 6/1 Sa 09:00 AM - 03:30 PM $1,995.00 View