Health and Medical

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

This course provides entry level training leading to nurse assistant certification.Instruction covers basic nursing skills, medical terminology, basic anatomy and physiology, ethics, and safety. Included are class room, laboratory,and clinical experiences. Upon successful completion, students are qualified to take the California State Board Certified Nurse Assistant written and clinical examinations. 10 wks.

No class 11/11, 11/25-11/29, 1/20, 2/17

Textbook fee approx $43 Workbook fee approx $15

Prerequisite: Successful completion of basic reading and math comprehension test.

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Redwood Terr
Redwood Terrace
Snow 1/13 - 3/30 Mo Tu We Th 03:00 PM - 09:00 PM $1,495.00

CPR / Basic Life Support

This course provides healthcare professionals and novices, the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely, and effective manner. Intended for certified or non-certified, licensed or non-licensed healthcare professionals.

1 class   1 class

Class covers CPR and Basic Life Support of adults, children, and infants. Two-year card and certification fees included in registration fee.   

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Escondido Adult School
Murphy 2/22 - 2/22 Sa 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM $60.00
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Escondido Adult School
Murphy 3/14 - 3/14 Sa 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM $60.00
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Escondido Adult School
Snow 3/28 - 3/28 Sa 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM $60.00

Medical BIlling & Coding 2020 - 2021

This course introduces the student to:

• Health insurance and reimbursement

• Medical Billing and Coding

• Health Insurance industry, legal and regulatory issues, and differences in reimbursement methodologies

• Principles of medical billing related to proper claim form preparation, submission and payment processing, including the follow-up process

200 hours – 25 weeks         

Upon successful completion of this course, students are encouraged to  participate in a non-paid externship at a local medical facility.

The National Certification is done through the following accredited certification facilities: AAPC, AHIMA NHA, AMA, NCCCT.  Cost varies according to organization.   Approx. $180–$425.

Class Textbooks Textbooks included in tuition fee:

• Understanding Health Insurance, 14th Edition, textbook and workbook

• Medical Terminology, 8th Edition, textbook and workbook

Classroom Textbook sets used in class only:

• CPT Professional Edition (2019),

• ICD-10CM Volumes 1&2 (2019,

• HCPCS Level II Professional (2019) 

Recommended Textbooks / Supplies not included in tuition fee

       • Medical Dictionary, Merriam Webster, available in front office $7

  • Medical Patch (to be sewn on uniform), $3 each 
  • Uniform (royal blue), can be purchased at any uniform shop.

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Garcia 9/7 - 3/7 Sa 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM $1,895.00

Pharmacy Technician Training Program

This class prepares the student for a career as a technician in retail
pharmacy, hospital pharmacy, mail order pharmacy, or other locations.
The pharmacy technician assists the pharmacist with mixing and packaging prescriptions, maintaining client records, and referring clients to the pharmacist for counseling assistance. Students learn the basics of retail and hospital pharmacy during 12 weeks of classroom instruction followed by a 120-hour pharmacy externship. 12 wks

Textbook and workbook approximately $121. Uniform $20-$30

After completion of classtime additional fees include:

State license $140. Background check / fingerprint $70
Drugscreen $62 

School medical uniform and patch required.

All fees listed approx.

Must pass basic reading and math tests prior to orientation
This test is given on Mondays at 10:00 a.m or Tuesdays at 5:00 p.m

Prerequisite: High school diploma or

high school equivalency certificate




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Escondido Adult School
EAS- 206
Miller-Green 2/24 - 5/21 Mo We Th 05:00 PM - 08:30 PM $995.00


Phlebotomy Technicians are in demand as one of the fastest growing occupations in healthcare. Launch your career as a Phlebotomy Technician,collecting blood samples from patients in a hospital, clinical laboratory,medical office, or clinic. Through lectures and hands-on training, learn about the circulatory system, venipuncture technique and specimen collection,risk factors and complications, and quality assurance. This course provides a complete learning experience, with 48 hours of classroom instruction and a 40-hour hands-on externship, which prepares you to take the National Certification exam to become a Certified Phlebotomy Technician1 (CPT1). A certificate of completion is awarded upon successful completion of the course. Average hourly salary for Phlebotomists in California is $19.21, which is 31% above the national average.    

8 wks   3 wks

Prerequisite: High school diploma or high school equivalency certificate
School medical uniform required
Class fee does not include required State License fee of $100
or the National Certification exam fee of $117. 

To register for the 1/18/2020 class
attend a mandatory orientation

January 4, 2020
10:00 am – 12n  R
oom 104


To register for the 3/13 2020 class
attend a mandatory orientation

March 7, 2020

10:00 am – 12n  Room 104


Class is presented through AUMT Institute, The Phlebotomy School

Contact Jennifer Niess for more information:

(951) 695-5045 [email protected]


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Phleb 1
Escondido Adult School
TBD 1/18 - 3/7 Sa 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM $2,350.00
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Escondido Adult School
TBD 3/16 - 4/2 Mo Tu We Th 05:30 PM - 09:00 PM $2,350.00

Veterinary Assisting Technology


**F Lab - as scheduled

Provides additional medical job skills for the animal care industry. Instruction includes: radiology, anesthesia, hematology, urinalysis, dentistry, pharmacology, and parasitology. General introduction of lab animal / pocket pets, equine, avian and reptiles are explored. Students are encouraged to complete a minimum of 60 hours of on-the-job community experience.  A certificate of competency is awarded upon completion of the course.  Duration: 14 weeks    No class 2/17

 Prerequisite: Animal Care Specialties, or other animal experience. Contact instructor by email with any questions about this class:   [email protected]    

** Class has 5 labs per semester consisting of field trips to the San Diego Safari Park, animal hospitals, and in-class labs on blood, urine, and parasites.

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San Pasqual High School
SPHS 701
Jovanovic 1/27 - 5/15 Mo We Fr 03:00 PM - 07:00 PM $695.00