The Health Sciences Continuing Education Center

What does the Center do?

The Health Sciences Continuing Education Center of Emphasis provides quality continuing education programs for the health related disciplines. We also provide continuing education programs for others who have an interest in a health related topic such as First Aid/CPR, and blood borne pathogens.

Our office hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Our phone number is (615) 230-3338.

Sign up for the information session for our programs.

Learn more information about the Clinical Medical Assistant program.

For more information about these or any of our courses, please click on "Course Registration" and then click on "Healthcare". There you will find an alphabetized listing of current courses. Don't see anything you need? Check back often as our courses are updated regularly.

On-line Education

The Health Sciences Continuing Education is pleased to currently offer American Heart Association on-line training. Courses currently offered are:

Each on line course requires an additional skills performance and/or test. For more information including pricing, please contact the us at the phone number listed above.

Skin Cancer Recognition Seminar for Hairdressers

Presented by: Dr. Keith Loven, Rivergate Dermatology
Date: October 21st, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Location:VSCC Gallatin Campus, Building 300, Classroom 101
Cost: FREE, registration required

Hairdressers and cosmetologists can play an important role in early skin cancer detection.They are in the unique position to view the scalp, face and neck areas closely and notice when there are changes in a client’s skin.Clients then have an opportunity to follow up with their physician.
Dr. Loven will offer education on skin cancer recognition targeted to hairdressers and cosmetologists.
For flyer, click here


Name and Email Title Phone
Terri Crutcher Director of Health Sciences Center of Emphasis (615) 230 - 3343
Shannon Hernandez Secretary II (615) 230 - 3338