Degrees Courses

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The purpose of Allied Health and Safety Education (AHSE) is to create a learning environment to support a variety of educational, personal enrichment, and career development goals in the field of health and safety. The clientele served by AHSE comprise a wide age group at a variety of educational levels and differing learning outcomes that range from obtaining and maintaining job skills, training for new careers, and personal growth.

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BRADLEY MASON

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Walla Walla Campus
500 Tausick Way
Walla Walla, WA 99362


JENNIFER CHARLO

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Clarkston Campus
1470 Bridge Street
Clarkston, WA 99403


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Degree Options

The Allied Health and Safety Education department provides a wide variety of public and health education programs which include: First Aid, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), CPR for Healthcare Providers, Nursing Assistant, Phlebotomy, Medical Assisting, Spanish Medical Interpreter, Fire Science, and distance learning program partnerships in Medical Laboratory Technology (Wenatchee Valley College) and Physical Therapy Assistant (Whatcom Community College).

The Nursing Assistant program provides training in basic nursing care under state and federal guidelines. The Phlebotomy Technician course is offered on an annual basis during spring quarter. The following is a list of courses offered to help students obtain necessary requirements for state certification and/or provide enrichment for increased information: Nursing Assistant Training Program, Nurse Delegation, Phlebotomy, AIDS Education, AIDS/Blood Borne Pathogens Training, OTEP Training, First Aid, First Aid Recertification, and CPR (Heartsaver and Healthcare Provider), and CPR Instructor Certification and Recertification.

The Allied Health and Safety Education Department also offer a variety of Healthcare Education opportunities for both students and providers to include: Pharmacology, Healthy Lifestyles, Basic Arrhythmias, 12 Lead ECG, Physical Assessment, and continuing education conferences. These courses are offered as needed to our community of interest and student body.