Center of Emphasis Health Sciences

The Center of Emphasis (COE) Health Sciences provides quality continuing education programs for health-related disciplines.

We are an American Heart Association Training Center and provide Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) courses monthly. As an American Heart Association Training Center, we oversee 200 instructors and three training sites. We also offer quality AHA certification courses routinely at our Gallatin campus. All courses offered through the training center and our training sites adhere to the AHA guidelines outlined in the Program Administration Manual.

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COE Courses

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

The Center of Emphasis Health Sciences Continuing Education offers a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Certification Program (CCMA). This ten-month program prepares students for employment in inpatient and outpatient hospital settings, as well as physician practices/offices.

Phlebotomy Technician

Phlebotomists are in high demand in the healthcare field. The phlebotomy course is a combination of online learning, practical labs, and a rotation in a clinical setting. This course is designed to prepare students for the NHA (National Healthcareer Association) Phlebotomy Technician certification exam. 

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