Health & Safety

Ready to start a career in health care? You can earn your certification and be ready for the workforce in as little as seven weeks!

Wor-Wic trains many of the certified nurse assistants, dental assistants, medical coders and phlebotomists who work on the Lower Eastern Shore. 

If you need a license or certification to enter the workforce, or continuing education to maintain your license, we have the courses you need. Many of these courses qualify for financial assistance.

Courses

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Start your nursing career by becoming a certified nursing assistant (CNA). In less than seven weeks, you can earn your certification and enter the workforce.

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Clinical Medical Assistant

Directly assist physicians, nurses and other health care professionals in providing clinical patient care. This is a hybrid series of courses that begins each fall. Registration requirements include a drug screen, background check, medical clearance, placement testing and attending an information session.

There are a few steps you must complete before registering for courses. Click on the Apply Now button below and follow the steps to prepare for registration. If you have already completed these steps, you may register.

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Financial Assistance is Available!

Complete this application to see if you qualify.

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Dental Assisting

Dental assisting is one of the top 25 fastest-growing occupations in the U.S. Learn how you can begin an exciting career in this growing health care field.

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Dispensary Technician

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Emergency Training (American Heart Association)

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Medical Coding & Billing

Medical coding and billing courses provide instruction in identifying diagnoses and treatments in clinical documentation and assigning codes for reimbursement. We offer "Procedural (CPT) Coding" and "Diagnostic (ICD-10) Coding" courses that can prepare you for an entry-level position in a health care setting.

There are a few steps you must complete before registering for courses. Click on the Apply Now button below and follow the steps to prepare for registration. If you have already completed these steps, you may register.

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Financial Assistance is Available!

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Medical Office

Explore an entry-level career in administrative medical assisting and learn essential medical terminology. No medical background is needed to take our online courses in medical terminology.

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Medicine Aide Recertification

If you're currently working as a certified or geriatric nursing assistant and need a refresher for recertification, we provide a "Medicine Aide Recertification" course that meets the requirements of the Maryland Board of Nursing.

Please contact Lashawn Price 410-334-6780, lprice@worwic.edu for registration information.

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Nurse Refresher

Are you an inactive RN or LPN planning to return to the workforce? Take our "Nurse Refresher Clinical Practicum" course approved by the Maryland Board of Nursing. The course follows the completion of an online theory component and includes clinical skills training and a clinical rotation. It is offered only during the fall and spring terms. Call 410-334-6780 for more information.

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Optical

Explore various settings where optical assistants work and how to become certified and licensed.

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Personal Trainer

Start your exciting fitness career by becoming a personal trainer. Our "Personal Trainer National Certification" course can help you earn your certification. This is a hybrid course and offers an additional 30-hour employer internship that could lead to a more advanced credential at no additional cost.

There are a few steps you must complete before registering for courses. Click on the Apply Now button below and follow the steps to prepare for registration. If you have already completed these steps, you may register.

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Upcoming Mandatory Information Sessions

Before you can complete your online registration, you must complete one of the following information sessions, which are offered via Zoom:

Spring 2022
W  1/5  9:00 am - 10:00 am
W  1/19  9:00 am - 10:00 am
Go to https://www.worwic.edu/zoom/spring2022/personaltrainer to log in.

Financial Assistance is Available!

Complete this application to see if you qualify.

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Phlebotomy Technician

Learn the proper techniques for drawing blood and collecting biological specimens for testing by becoming a nationally-certified phlebotomy technician.

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Radiography Computed Tomography

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Professional Development

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How to Register

Online:

Register online by selecting "Add to Cart" on the desired course(s) and select "Shopping Cart" at the bottom of the page when you are ready to process your registration.

By Mail, In-Person or Fax:

See other options to submit your registration and payment.

Contact Us Continuing Education 410-334-2815 non-credit@worwic.edu
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