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Coastline Regional Occupational Program



Course-Medical / Dental

Medical Innovations, Research and Entrepreneurship - Virtual

Free

with K. Hayden

Calendar Sep 6, 2022 at 4 pm

9-weeks / 2.5 Credits 

A one-of-a-kind opportunity to work alongside OC's top leaders in innovation and medicine combining science, research, law, and business for a real-world view of the multidisciplinary skills needed to thrive in the biotech entrepreneurial world.

Will run

CNA (Pre-Certification) Internship - Creekside HS

Free

with C. Murillo

Start date will be available in July.

Students participating in this class must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, including a booster shot, as required by the internship site.

UC / 10 credits

Learn the necessary skills to become a certified nurse assistant. Assist patients with basic personal needs such as bathing, dressing, feeding, and ambulation. Practice techniques of infection control, measure and record vital signs, and recognize psychosocial needs. After initial classroom instruction, intern at a skilled nursing facility.

To meet the UC/CSU admission requirements (“G” credit), students must earn a grade of 70% or better.

IMPORTANT NOTICE 1: During the clinical portion of this class, the instructor and students will be tested weekly for COVID-19. This is required by the skilled nursing facility for the protection of their patients and is at no cost to the student. Students who decline COVID-19 testing may not enroll in this class.

IMPORTANT NOTICE 2: Health occupations classes include the study of reproductive and other systems and require practicing procedures on other students and/or patients, both male and female, of differing ages. Participation in these activities is required for a certificate of completion and continuation in the career pathway. Additionally, these classes may require heavy lifting and bending. Lastly, some programs require the submission of personal information, such as DOB and social security numbers, with state agencies and/or clinical internship partners due to licensing and security clearance requirements.

Certification: Students will be eligible to take the written and performance examination to become a State Certified Nurse Assistant upon successful completion of the course with a 75% or better. Students will earn the American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers card.

Prerequisites: Students must be at least 16 years of age and preference is given to seniors.  Students must be responsible for their own transportation to and from the internship site. Students must bring their Social Security card and a valid state-issued ID to the first class session or they will be dropped. Live Scan fingerprinting, physical exam, TB clearance, and vaccinations required for all students prior to internship. Students must earn a grade of 75% or better in the classroom portion of the course to be placed at an internship site.

Required Hours: 2 Saturdays Required - dates and times to be determined. It is recommended that individuals with convictions other than a minor traffic violation obtain a criminal clearance from the Department of Health Services before registering for this class.

Class meets Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, time TBD. Additional class meetings maybe required, dates and times TBD.

Full Course

Pharmacy Technician Internship - Creekside HS

Free

with Sianturi, M.

Start date will be available in July.

Must be a senior (grade 12) to register for this class

10 Credits per semester (year-long class) 

Prepare for employment in various pharmacy settings. Class instruction includes; medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, pharmacy law, metric and apothecary systems, drug requirements, and dispensing prescriptions. After initial classroom instruction, intern in a pharmacy setting.

To meet UC/CSU admission requirement (“G” credit), students must complete a full year (two semesters) of the class and earn a grade of 70% or better.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Health occupations classes include the study of reproductive and other systems and require practicing procedures on other students and/or patients, both male, and female, of differing ages. Participation in these activities is required for a certificate of completion and continuation in the career pathway. Additionally, these classes may require heavy lifting and bending. Lastly, some programs require the submission of personal information, such as DOB and social security numbers, with state agencies and/or clinical internship partners due to licensing and security clearance requirements.

Certification: Meet eligibility requirements to apply for the Pharmacy Technician License through the California State Board of Pharmacy upon successful completion of the course with a 70% or better.

Required Hours: Students must be at least 16 years of age and a senior (grade 12). Students must be responsible for their own transportation to and from the internship site. Students are expected to complete three (3) additional hours of online instruction each week in the first semester (Fall). The Online component includes discussion board participation, written assignments, and assessments.

Fall Semester: Class meets Mondays and Wednesdays, times TBD and students are expected to complete 3 additional hours of online instruction each week. 

Spring Semester: Class meets Mondays, Wednesday, & Fridays, times TBD. 

Full Course

Dental Assistant Back Office - Presidio Campus

Free

with L. Bocanegra

Start date will be available in July.

UC / 5 Credits  (must be a high school senior to enroll)

Learn about a career in the dental field. Examine the fundamentals and practice procedures needed to assist the dentist; instruction includes dental terminology and anatomy, identification and use of instruments, equipment sterilization procedures, and preparation of dental materials.

To meet UC/CSU admission requirement (“G” credit), students must earn a grade of 70% or better.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Health occupations classes include the study of reproductive and other systems and require practicing procedures on other students and/or patients, both male, and female, of differing ages. Participation in these activities is required for a certificate of completion and continuation in the career pathway. Additionally, these classes may require heavy lifting and bending. Lastly, some programs require the submission of personal information, such as DOB and a social security number, with state agencies and/or clinical internship partners due to licensing and security clearance requirements.

Certification: Students will have an opportunity to earn a Dental Practice Act and Infection Control certificate upon successful completion of the exams and course. Students must attend one five-hour session on a weekday evening or a Saturday for the American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers card. Sessions are held at local schools or at the Presidio Campus in Costa Mesa. Students will sign up online during the second week of class.

Prerequisites: Must be a high school senior to enroll. TB clearance and proof of Hepatitis B vaccination are required prior to lab activities.

Class meets Tuesdays & Thursdays, 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Full Course

Dental Assistant Back Office - Presidio Campus

Free

with R. Burns

Start date will be available in July.

UC / 5 Credits  (must be a high school senior to enroll)

Learn about a career in the dental field. Examine the fundamentals and practice procedures needed to assist the dentist; instruction includes dental terminology and anatomy, identification and use of instruments, equipment sterilization procedures, and preparation of dental materials.

To meet UC/CSU admission requirement (“G” credit), students must earn a grade of 70% or better.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Health occupations classes include the study of reproductive and other systems and require practicing procedures on other students and/or patients, both male, and female, of differing ages. Participation in these activities is required for a certificate of completion and continuation in the career pathway. Additionally, these classes may require heavy lifting and bending. Lastly, some programs require the submission of personal information, such as DOB and a social security number, with state agencies and/or clinical internship partners due to licensing and security clearance requirements.

Certification: Students will have an opportunity to earn a Dental Practice Act and Infection Control certificate upon successful completion of the exams and course. Students must attend one five-hour session on a weekday evening or a Saturday for the American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers card. Sessions are held at local schools or at the Presidio Campus in Costa Mesa. Students will sign up online during the second week of class.

Prerequisites: Must be a high school senior to enroll. TB clearance and proof of Hepatitis B vaccination are required prior to lab activities.

Class meets Mondays & Wednesdays, 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Full Course

CNA (Pre-Certification) Internship - Laguna Hills HS

Free

with R. Short-Baker

Start date will be available in July.

Students participating in this class must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, including a booster shot, as required by the internship site.

UC / 10 credits

Learn the necessary skills to become a certified nurse assistant. Assist patients with basic personal needs such as bathing, dressing, feeding, and ambulation. Practice techniques of infection control, measure and record vital signs, and recognize psychosocial needs. After initial classroom instruction, intern at a skilled nursing facility.

To meet the UC/CSU admission requirements (“G” credit), students must earn a grade of 70% or better.

IMPORTANT NOTICE 1: During the clinical portion of this class, the instructor and students will be tested weekly for COVID-19. This is required by the skilled nursing facility for the protection of their patients and is at no cost to the student. Students who decline COVID-19 testing may not enroll in this class.

IMPORTANT NOTICE 2: Health occupations classes include the study of reproductive and other systems and require practicing procedures on other students and/or patients, both male and female, of differing ages. Participation in these activities is required for a certificate of completion and continuation in the career pathway. Additionally, these classes may require heavy lifting and bending. Lastly, some programs require the submission of personal information, such as DOB and social security numbers, with state agencies and/or clinical internship partners due to licensing and security clearance requirements.

Certification: Students will be eligible to take the written and performance examination to become a State Certified Nurse Assistant upon successful completion of the course with a 75% or better. Students will earn the American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers card.

Prerequisites: Students must be at least 16 years of age and preference is given to seniors. Students must be responsible for their own transportation to and from the internship site. Students must bring their Social Security card and a valid state-issued ID to the first class session or they will be dropped. Live Scan fingerprinting, physical exam, TB clearance, and vaccinations are required for all students prior to internship. Students must earn a grade of 75% or better in the classroom portion of the course to be placed at an internship site.

Required Hours: 2 Saturdays Required - dates and times to be determined. It is recommended that individuals with convictions other than a minor traffic violation obtain a criminal clearance from the Department of Health Services before registering for this class.

Class meets on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, from 3:30 PM to 7:30 PM, and 2 Saturdays - times and dates TBD.

Full Course

Medical Careers & Health Systems - Early College HS

Free

with T. Lubrino

Start date will be available in July.

UC / 5 Credits per semester (year-long class)

Learn the basic principles of medical science, terminology, and vocabulary needed to work in the healthcare field. This course focuses on the ethical and legal responsibilities of the health care worker, safety, medical terminology, human anatomy and physiology, body systems and mechanics, standard precautions, and health & fitness. Explore career opportunities in therapeutic, diagnostic, and supportive areas. Gain practical hands-on experience in vital signs, emergency medical care, first aid, and CPR. This course is a great foundation for all other courses offered in the Health Science and Medical Technology industry sector.

To meet UC/CSU admission requirement (“G” credit), students must complete a full year (two semesters) of the class and earn a grade of 70% or better.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Health occupations classes include the study of reproductive and other systems and require practicing procedures on other students and/or patients, both male, and female, of differing ages. Participation in these activities is required for a certificate of completion and continuation in the career pathway. Additionally, these classes may require heavy lifting and bending. Lastly, some programs require the submission of personal information, such as DOB and social security numbers, with state agencies and/or clinical internship partners due to licensing and security clearance requirements.

Class meets Mondays, from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Will run

Medical Nursing Careers Internship - Creekside HS

Free

with A. Ghaderifard

Start date will be available in July.

Students participating in this class must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19, including a booster shot, as required by the internship site.

UC / Articulated / 5 credits

Learn the necessary skills to become a nurse assistant. Develop knowledge of anatomy, infection control, vital signs, personal patient care, ethics, and medical terminology. After initial classroom instruction, intern at a local hospital.

To meet the UC/CSU admission requirements (“G” credit), students must earn a grade of 70% or better.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Health occupations classes include the study of reproductive and other systems and require practicing procedures on other students and/or patients, both male and female, of differing ages. Participation in these activities is required for a certificate of completion and continuation in the career pathway. Additionally, these classes may require heavy lifting and bending. Lastly, some programs require the submission of personal information, such as DOB and social security number, with state agencies and/or clinical internship partners due to licensing and security clearance requirements.

Certification: Students must attend one five-hour session on a weekday evening or a Saturday for the American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers card. Sessions are held at local schools or at the Presidio Campus in Costa Mesa. Students will sign up online during the second week of class.

Prerequisites: Students must be 16 years of age and preference is given to seniors. Students must be responsible for their own transportation to and from the internship site. Physical exam, TB clearance and vaccinations required for all students prior to internship. Students must earn a grade of 70% or better in the classroom portion of the course to be placed at an internship. Students must complete Live Scan fingerprinting to attend internship.

Class meets on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM, plus 2 Saturdays for 8 hours - dates and times TBD.

Full Course




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