Includes CNA Training Program
Health Sciences Technology has been designed for 11th and 12th students interested in all levels of health careers at the professional and paraprofessional levels. Areas of study include anatomy and physiology, disease process, medical ethics, communications, medical terminology, career exploration and trends in healthcare.
Students will develop skills in CPR, vital signs, safety and patient care skills that apply to multiple health fields, such as nursing, medicine, physical therapy, x-ray tech and more. Students will gain practical experiences in hospitals, long-term health facilities and professional working environments of the health career being considered.
College bound students considering a career in the health field would benefit greatly from this course by determining their interest and abilities and experiencing it first hand.
- Students who complete all the requirements are eligible to take the State of Michigan tests to become Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).
- The CNA certificate is required for the WCC Nursing Program.
- Articulation is available with Washtenaw Community College and Ferris State University.
- Prerequisite: Grades 11-12
- This is a year long course offered in the morning at Chelsea High School and in the afternoon at Saline High School.
If you have questions please email: Arlene Kofahl Or visit Mrs. Kofahl's Website