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Central Community College of Nebraska    
 
    
 
  Sep 21, 2017
 
2017-2018 Catalog

Health Services and Safety


Health services and safety courses range from a few weeks in length to over one year. In many instances the courses listed are prerequisites to employment and/or certification or licensure in the field of choice.  Students can choose training for Emergency Medical Responder, Emergency Medical Technician,  Advanced Emergency Medical Technician, Paramedic, Nursing Assistant, Medication Aide, Medical Interpreter, and continuing education where required for continued licensure in Nebraska. Short-term training on such topics as Hazardous Materials, Confined Spaces, Forklift Operations, and Electrical Safety are also available. All available courses can be located in the Course Description  section of this catalog.

Career Opportunities

Employment may be found with governmental agencies, health care facilities, or a private business. Career and employment services are provided by the college.

Admissions Information

Admission to some specific health services and safety courses is selective and based on prior credentials and/or employment in the area. Some courses may require the student to purchase student-in-practicum insurance and pay for a background investigation.