Health & Professional Classes

Workshops and classes for providers and the public

Assisting Aging Parents

Be prepared to handle the challenges you and your parents will face in the coming years, while learning to cherish the transition.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Marsiea Warren $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Marsiea Warren $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Marsiea Warren $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Marsiea Warren $99

Basic Nurse Aide

This course is designed to meet the Nebraska Health & Human Services System training requirements for nurse aide certification and employment in long-term care facilities. This course combines classroom lecture and laboratory application for the development of basic skills needed to provide safe, effective, and caring services to the elderly or chronically ill patient of any age, in a long-term care facility. Upon completion of this course, the student is eligible to take the state written and practical skills exam. After successfully passing this examination and completing the application procedure, the students name will be placed on the basic nurse aide registry at the Nebraska Health and Human Services Regulation and Licensure, Credentialing Division. The book is located in the campus bookstore, 402-844-7140. CLASS CANNOT BE REGISTERED ONLINE. An additional $40 fee will be required if student choose to register to take the Certified Nursing Assistant exam at the end of the course. This $40 fee will be required at the time of the non-credit exam registration.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
NURA 1110 13259 11/05/2014 - 01/23/2015 4:00 PM- 9:00 PM WED FRI Fridays meet from 4 - 7 pm. College of Nursing 146 - Norfolk T. Wiese $303.00
NURA 1110 13120 11/13/2014 - 12/18/2014 1:00 PM- 9:00 PM MON THU College of Nursing 146 - Norfolk M. Buckendahl $303
NURA 1110 13263 11/24/2014 - 12/11/2014 4:00 PM- 8:30 PM MON TUE WED THU SAT Mon. & Sat. class meet from 8 am - 5:30 pm. O'Neill Extended Campus, please call 402-336-3590. - O'Neill K. Hoffman $303.00

Become an Optical Assistant

Learn what it takes to become an optical assistant and discover why it's one of today's most popular and fascinating career opportunities.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Beverly Smith $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Beverly Smith $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Beverly Smith $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Beverly Smith $99

Certificate in Complementary and Alternative Medicine

(22 contact hours) Enhance your professional marketability by gaining a broad understanding of alternative health care options.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $210
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $210
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $210
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $210

Certificate in End of Life Care

(18 contact hours) The Certificate in End-of-Life Care will enhance the knowledge and skills of health care professionals and individuals who work with or care for those experiencing a terminal illness. 

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $108
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $108
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $108
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $108

Certificate in Gerontology

(44 contact hours) Earn a certificate proving you have the skills required to meet the health care needs of a rapidly aging population.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $205
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $205
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $205
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $205

Certificate in Healing Environments

In this innovative certificate program, you'll examine how Optimal Healing Environments (OHEs) impact the health of individuals and communities on a physical, social, psychological, and spiritual level.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $96
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $96
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $96
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $96

Certificate in Healthy Aging

(10 contact hours) Gain an overview of aging, including the impact of nutrition and physical activity, changes in the healthy aging brain, and the role of sexuality in healthy aging.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $65
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $65
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $65
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $65

Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health

(50 contact hours) Explore the exciting, growing field of holistic and integrative health in this comprehensive certificate program designed for medical providers and consumers.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $350
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $350
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $350
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $350

Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health: Foundations 1

(20 contact hours) This certificate program focuses on foundational concepts in holistic and integrative health, including stress management, physical activity and movement, nutrition, and healing environments.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $120
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $120
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $120
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $120

Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health: Foundations 2

(19 contact hours) In this four-lesson certificate program, you'll examine the healing systems of Ayurvedic and traditional Chinese medicine, explore the connection between health and the human spirit, and learn about ancient and diverse practices of meditation.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $115
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $115
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $115
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $115

Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health: Foundations 3

(11 contact hours) In this certificate program, you'll explore the concepts of four holistic therapeutic modalities as you focus on the use of humor, music and sound, energy healing, and massage and bodywork in healing.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $66
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $66
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $66
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $66

Certificate in Integrative Mental Health

(22 contact hours) This groundbreaking certificate program offers a holistic, integrative approach to treating mental health problems.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $135
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $135
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $135
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $135

Certificate in Legal and Ethical Issues in Nursing

(23 contact hours) Examine key legal and ethical issues to improve your practice and provide better patient care.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $170
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $170

Certificate in Meditation

(8 contact hours) In this certificate program, you'll explore the many meditation techniques that can be used to support the mind-body connection and promote healing, health, and wellness.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $68
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $68
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $68
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $68

Certificate in Pain Assessment and Management

(12 contact hours) This certificate provides an overview of the mechanisms of pain, the multidisciplinary methods of assessment, management, and treatment of pain, which include adults, children, and the elderly with cancer related and non-cancer related pain.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $72
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $72
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $72
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $72

Certificate in Perinatal Issues

(20 contact hours) The Certificate in Perinatal Issues is a multidisciplinary educational experience designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of individuals who provide care and support for childbearing women, newborns, and families.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $120
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $120
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $120
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $120

Certificate in Spirituality, Health, and Healing

(25 contact hours) Enhance your professional marketability by recognizing the impact spiritual values and beliefs have on health and healing.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $210
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $210
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $210
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $210

Certificate in Stress Management

(14 contact hours) Explore the physiological, social, and psychological impacts of stress and study modalities to get stress under control.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $84
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $84
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $84
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Cyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young $84

Cpr Instructor Course

CPR instructor training for those currently qualified in basic life support. Includes background materials, teaching techniques and aids to enable individuals to instruct others in the knowledge of local emergency care systems, understanding of risk factors, signals and actions for survival and recognition of indications for life support and accurate performance of same. Must have current AHA BLS CPR card. The required textbook is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. You MUST pre-register.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 1720 13123 12/08/2014 - 12/09/2014 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM MON TUE Maclay 134 - Norfolk T. Wragge $101

CPR Instructor Renewal

This American Heart Association course is a recertification for current CPR Instructors. Any new materials and new procedures will be included in this 4-hour class. Students must bring their current instructor card. You MUST pre-register.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0300 60377 11/06/2014 - 11/06/2014 1:00 PM- 5:00 PM THU Education Center 301 - O'Neill T. Wragge $41.30
HLTH 0300 60390 12/02/2014 - 12/02/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM TUE Maclay 134 - Norfolk T. Wragge $41.30

Explore a Career as a Pharmacy Technician

Master the skills that will prepare you for an entry-level position as a pharmacy tech or clerk, and discover the steps you can take to become a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT).

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Lorraine Zentz $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Lorraine Zentz $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Lorraine Zentz $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Lorraine Zentz $99

Explore a Career as an Administrative Medical Assistant

Learn all about the in-demand career of medical information management as you explore the job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA) in a doctor’s office—from appointment scheduling and chart creation to medical billing and coding.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Carline Dalgleish $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Carline Dalgleish $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Carline Dalgleish $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Carline Dalgleish $99

Explore a Career in a Dental Office

Discover the wide range of dental office careers open to you, master basic dental anatomy and terminology, and learn how dental professionals create healthy smiles.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Cindy Lamkin $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Cindy Lamkin $99

Explore a Career in Medical Coding

Learn how to use the CPT manual and the ICD-9-CM to find medical codes for any disease, condition, treatment, or surgical procedure.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Jennifer Della'Zanna $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Jennifer Della'Zanna $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Jennifer DellaZanna $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Jennifer DellaZanna $99

Explore a Career in Medical Transcription

Learn how to transcribe the medical reports most often used in healthcare today, and discover how to get started and advance as a medical transcriptionist.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Jennifer Della'Zanna $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Jennifer Della'Zanna $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Jennifer DellaZanna $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Jennifer DellaZanna $99

Explore a Career in Medical Writing

Take your first step toward a lucrative and rewarding career as a medical writer.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Christina Loguidice $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Christina Loguidice $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Christina Loguidice $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Christina Loguidice $99

Explore a Career in Nursing

Learn what it takes to become an LPN or RN, and discover all of the exciting and rewarding opportunities awaiting you in the field of nursing.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Paula Suhr $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Paula Suhr $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Paula Suhr $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Paula Suhr $99

Healthcare Provider CPR

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. This course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. A BLS for Healthcare Providers course certification card will be issued upon successful completion. Book is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616690397. You MUST pre-register.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0200 60262 11/03/2014 - 11/03/2014 9:00 AM- 3:00 PM MON College Center SSC 126A - South Sioux City K. Garvin $60.70
HLTH 0200 60378 11/08/2014 - 11/08/2014 8:00 AM- 2:00 PM SAT Ag/Allied Health 237 - Norfolk T. O'Brien $60.70
HLTH 0200 60395 12/06/2014 - 12/06/2014 8:00 AM- 2:00 PM SAT Ag/Allied Health 232 - Norfolk T. O'Brien $60.70

Healthcare Provider Renewal

Healthcare Provider CPR Renewal is a course that is specifically designed to provide in-depth training including 2-man and use of the AED. This program is for those of you who hold a professional license, work in a healthcare facility, or volunteer with a fire department or EMS Service and have a current card that needs renewing. Book is available at the Norfolk bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616690397. PLEASE BRING CURRENT CERTIFICATION CARD THE NIGHT OF CLASS. You MUST pre-register.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0205 60379 11/11/2014 - 11/11/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM TUE Ag/Allied Health 216 - Norfolk B. Korth $41.30
HLTH 0205 60264 12/01/2014 - 12/01/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM MON Book is available at the South Sioux City Extended Campus Bookstore, please call 402-241-6416. College Center SSC 126A - South Sioux City K. Garvin $41.30
HLTH 0205 60396 12/09/2014 - 12/09/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM TUE Ag/Allied Health 216 - Norfolk B. Korth $41.30

Heart Code - Healthcare Provider CPR/AED Online and Skills Session

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe and timely manner. This course is designed for the first time or renewal certification and has two parts for completion. Part 1 is Web-based and accessible 24 hours a day, provides a flexible alternative to classroom training. Part 2 is a skills session where hands on practice and competency testing are completed with a Certified AHA Instructor. When online part 1 is completed, register for the Skills Sessions below and bring your online completion certificate (part 1 completed within the last 60 days) to the Skills Session for which you have registered. Online key codes for Part 1 are available at the Northeast College Store 402-844-7140. NOTE: You need to bring your AHA Part 1 Health Care Provider Online Course Completion Certificate to be admitted to the Skills Session. No textbook is required for this class.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0200 60385 11/26/2014 - 11/26/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM WED Maclay 134 - Norfolk T. O'Brien $41.30
HLTH 0200 60404 12/17/2014 - 12/17/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM WED Maclay 134 - Norfolk T. O'Brien $41.30

Heart Code - Heartsaver CPR and AED Online and Skills Session

The Heartsaver CPR/AED course - teaching rescuers to recognize and treat cardiac arrest and choking for adults, children and infant victims, use an AED. This course is designed for the first time or renewal certification and has two parts for completion. Part 1 is Web-based and accessible 24 hours a day, provides a flexible alternative to classroom training. Part 2 is a skills session where hands on practice and competency testing are completed with a Certified AHA Instructor. When online part 1 is completed, register for the Skills Sessions below and bring your online completion certificate (part 1 completed within the last 60 days) to the Skills Session for which you have registered. Online key codes for Part 1 are available at the Northeast College Store 402-844-7140. NOTE: You need to bring your AHA Part 1 Health Care Provider Online Course Completion Certificate to be admitted to the Skills Session. No textbook is required for this class.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0115 60383 11/26/2014 - 11/26/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM WED Maclay 134 - Norfolk T. O'Brien $41.30
HLTH 0115 60402 12/17/2014 - 12/17/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM WED Maclay 134 - Norfolk T. O'Brien $41.30

Heart Code - Heartsaver CPR, AED and First Aid Online and Skills Session

The Heartsaver CPR/AED and First Aid course combines CPR/AED - teaching rescuers to recognize and treat cardiac arrest and choking for adults, children and infant victims, use an AED and First Aid - teaching management of certain environmental reactions; allergic reactions, cuts, wounds, bites, and various situations requiring treatments. This course is designed for the first time or renewal certification and has two parts for completion. Part 1 is Web-based and accessible 24 hours a day, provides a flexible alternative to classroom training. Part 2 is a skills session where hands on practice and competency testing are completed with a Certified AHA Instructor. When online part 1 is completed, register for the Skills Sessions below and bring your online completion certificate (part 1 completed within the last 60 days) to the Skills Session for which you have registered. Online key codes for Part 1 are available at the Northeast College Store 402-844-7140. NOTE: You need to bring your AHA Part 1 Health Care Provider Online Course Completion Certificate to be admitted to the Skills Session. No textbook is required for this class.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0113 60382 11/26/2014 - 11/26/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM WED Maclay 134 - Norfolk T. O'Brien $41.30
HLTH 0113 60401 12/17/2014 - 12/17/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM WED Maclay 134 - Norfolk T. O'Brien $41.30

Heart Code - Heartsaver First Aid Online and Skills Session

The Heartsaver First Aid course teaches management of certain environmental reactions; allergic reactions, cuts, wounds, bites, and various situations requiring treatments. This course is designed for the first time or renewal certification and has two parts for completion. Part 1 is Web-based and accessible 24 hours a day, provides a flexible alternative to classroom training. Part 2 is a skills session where hands on practice and competency testing are completed with a Certified AHA Instructor. When online part 1 is completed, register for the Skills Sessions below and bring your online completion certificate (part 1 completed within the last 60 days) to the Skills Session for which you have registered. Online key codes for Part 1 are available at the Northeast College Store 402-844-7140. NOTE: You need to bring your AHA Part 1 Health Care Provider Online Course Completion Certificate to be admitted to the Skills Session. No textbook is required for this class.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0120 60384 11/26/2014 - 11/26/2004 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM WED Maclay 134 - Norfolk T. O'Brien $41.30
HLTH 0120 60403 12/17/2014 - 12/17/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM WED Maclay 134 - Norfolk T. O'Brien $41.30

Heartsaver Adult CPR and AED

The Heartsaver CPR course is a modular CPR course that teaches how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies including cardiac arrest and choking for responsive and non-responsive adults. The general public is the target audience for this course. the application and use of the automated, electronic defibrillator (AED) is also included. Book will be provided at the time of class. The ISBN is 9781616690175. You MUST pre-register.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0115 60391 12/06/2014 - 12/06/2014 8:30 AM- 12:30 PM SAT Ag/Allied Health 237 - Norfolk L. Grothe $41.30

Heartsaver Adult/Child/Infant CPR/AED

The Heartsaver CPR course is a modular CPR course that teaches how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies including cardiac arrest and choking for responsive and non-responsive adults, children & infants. The general public is the target audience for this course. the application and use of the automated, electronic defibrillator (AED) is also included. Book is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616690175. You MUST pre-register.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0115 60389 11/29/2014 - 11/29/2014 8:30 AM- 2:30 PM SAT Ag/Allied Health 237 - Norfolk L. Grothe $60.70

Heartsaver Bloodborne Pathogens

This course is designed to meet Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requirements for bloodborne pathogens (BBP) training when paired with site-specific instruction. The American Heart Association's course uses the PACT acronym (Protect, Act, Clean, Tell) and slogan, "Make a PACT, Know How to Act," to help students learn and easily recall bloodborne pathogens training. Students will learn how to: Protect themselves from exposure to bloodborne pathogens, Act when exposed to blood or blood-containing materials in the workplace, Clean themselves and the area when exposed to blood or blood-containing materials in the workplace. Tell or report any exposure to blood or blood-containing materials in the workplace. Book is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9780874938524. You MUST pre-register.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0195 60394 12/06/2014 - 12/06/2014 1:00 PM- 4:00 PM SAT Ag/Allied Health 237 - Norfolk L. Grothe $31.60

Heartsaver First Aid

The Heartsaver First Aid course teaches how to manage illness and injuries in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Course content includes: general principles, medical emergencies, and injury emergencies. First Aid course topics may include: rescuer duties, victim and rescuer safety, phoning for help, finding the problem, after the emergency, breathing problems, choking, bad allergic reactions, heart attack, fainting, diabetes and low blood sugar, stroke, seizures, shock, wounds, head, neck, and spine injury, broken bones and sprains, burns and electrocution, bites and stings, temperature-related emergencies, and poison emergencies. This course is designed for any person who wants to learn these important life saving skills, and for those who have a duty to respond to a first aid or cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements. A Heartsaver First Aid course certification card will be issued upon successful completion. Book is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616690175. You MUST pre-register.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0120 60381 11/25/2014 - 11/25/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM TUE Ag/Allied Health 216 - Norfolk B. Korth $41.30
HLTH 0120 60405 12/23/2014 - 12/23/2014 6:00 PM- 10:00 PM TUE Ag/Allied Health 216 - Norfolk B. Korth $41.30

Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid and CPR/AED

The Heartsaver Pediatric First Aid CPR AED course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers. It teaches child care providers and others to respond to and manage illnesses and injuries in a child or infant in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. It covers the four steps of first aid and first aid skills such as finding the problem, stopping bleeding, bandaging and using an Epinephrine pen, as well as child CPR AED, infant CPR and optional modules in adult CPR AED, child mask, infant mask and Asthma Care Training for Child Care Providers. Book is available at the Norfolk bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN 9781616692605. You MUST pre-register.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0112 60263 11/08/2014 - 11/08/2014 8:00 AM- 4:00 PM SAT Book is available at the South Sioux City Extended Campus Bookstore, please call 402-241-6416. College Center SSC 211 - South Sioux City K. Garvin $80.10
HLTH 0112 60380 11/15/2014 - 11/15/2014 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM SAT Ag/Allied Health 237 - Norfolk B. Korth $80.10
HLTH 0112 60265 12/06/2014 - 12/06/2014 8:00 AM- 4:00 PM SAT Book is available at the South Sioux City Extended Campus Bookstore, please call 402-241-6416. College Center SSC 211 - South Sioux City K. Garvin $80.10
HLTH 0112 60400 12/13/2014 - 12/13/2014 9:00 PM- 5:00 PM SAT Ag/Allied Health 237 - Norfolk B. Korth $80.10

HIPAA Compliance

Learn how to comply with the duties, rights, and responsibilities of HIPAA, ARRA & HITECH.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Carline Dalgleish $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Carline Dalgleish $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Carline Dalgleish $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Carline Dalgleish $99

Infection Control

3-hr Continuing Education Workshops for Emergency Medical Technicians. No Costs. *This program is funded in whole or in part with public funds provided through the Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant administered by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services System Emergency Medical Services Program.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/24/2014 - 11/24/2014 7:00 PM- 10:00 PM MON Fire Hall - Newcastle T. Monteith

Introduction to Natural Health and Healing

Learn how to promote wellness, balance, and health in all aspects of your daily life.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Theresa Snyder $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Theresa Snyder $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Theresa Snyder $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Theresa Snyder $99

Legal Nurse Consulting

Begin a new career by helping attorneys understand and resolve medical cases and claims.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/12/2014 - 12/19/2014 - - Online Neal Bevans $99
12/10/2014 - 01/16/2015 - - Online Neal Bevans $99
01/21/2015 - 02/27/2015 - - Online Neal Bevans $99
02/18/2015 - 03/27/2015 - - Online Neal Bevans $99

Medications Used by the EMT

3-hr Continuing Education Workshops for Emergency Medical Technicians. No Costs. *This program is funded in whole or in part with public funds provided through the Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant administered by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services System Emergency Medical Services Program.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/20/2014 - 11/20/2014 7:00 PM- 10:00 PM THU Fire Hall - Ponca J. Bauer

Pediatric Advanced Life Support

The purpose of Pediatric Advanced Life Support is to provide healthcare professionals with the knowledge of prevention and recognition of cardiopulmonary arrest in infants and children. The participant will perform cognitive and psychomotor skills needed to resuscitate and stabilize infants and children in cardiopulmonary arrest. PRE-COURSE REQUIREMENTS: Review of Manual, review of information on student CD, completion of PALS Pre-course Self-Assessment test. Print test score and bring to class. Bring current BLS CPR card. Book is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616691127. YOU MUST PREREGISTER.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 0450 60607 11/06/2014 - 11/07/2014 8:00 AM- 4:00 PM THU FRI Education Center 301 - O'Neill J. Koehlmoos $160.20

Pediatric Basic Life Support and First Aid

Designed to prepare students to perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation on infants and children, relieve a foreign body airway obstruction from infants and children as well as basic first aid. The training meets the requirements of the American Heart Association for Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
HLTH 1730 12956 11/08/2014 - 11/08/2014 9:00 AM- 5:00 PM SAT Ag/Allied Health 237 - Norfolk C. Lutz $50.50

Pediatric Emergencies

3-Hour continuing education workshop for emergency medical technicians dealing specifically with Pediatric Emergencies. No Costs. *This program is funded in whole or in part with public funds provided through the Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant administered by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services System Emergency Medical Services Program.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/13/2014 - 11/13/2014 7:00 PM- 10:00 PM THU Fire Hall - West Point A. Anderson
12/02/2014 - 12/02/2014 7:00 PM- 9:30 PM TUE Fire Hall - Laurel B. Kentner

Sports Injuries

3-Hour continuing education workshop for emergency medical technicians dealing specifically with Sports Injuries. No Costs. *This program is funded in whole or in part with public funds provided through the Preventive Health and Health Services Block Grant administered by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services System Emergency Medical Services Program.

Course # Call # Date Time Day Location Instructor Cost
11/17/2014 - 11/17/2014 7:00 PM- 10:00 PM MON Public Safety Building - Madison T. Wragge

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