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Coastline Regional Occupational Program



Medical / Dental / Pharmacy

Dental Assistant Back Office (Semester) - Presidio Campus

Free

with R. Burns

Calendar Aug 26, 2024 at 3 pm

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 complete the semester 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 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.

Classes meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. 

Monday classes will be in person from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. 

Wednesday classes will be online from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM.  

Full Course

Medical Careers & Health Systems (Yearlong) - Estancia HS

Free

with J. Jungmann

Calendar Aug 26, 2024 at 4 pm

UC / 5 Credits per semester (yearlong 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 course 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 on Mondays, from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Medical Careers & Health Systems (Yearlong) - Beckman HS

Free

with J. Hartel

Calendar Aug 26, 2024 at 5 pm

UC / 5 Credits per semester (yearlong 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 course 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 and Wednesdays, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM 

Full Course

Dental Assistant Front Office (Semester) - Presidio Campus

Free

with R. Burns

Calendar Aug 26, 2024 at 6 pm

UC / 5 credits

Prepare to work in the dental office. Instruction includes dental terminology, scheduling appointments, reception and telephone techniques, patient treatment management, dental procedures, records management, billing, collections, word processing applications, and dental insurance.

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

Certification: Students will have an opportunity to earn an American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers card. Students may 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 the Presidio Campus in Costa Mesa. Students will sign up online during the second week of class.

Class meets on Mondays and Wednesdays, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. 

Monday classes will be in person from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. 

Wednesday classes will be on line from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. 

Full Course

Dental Assistant Back Office (Semester) - Presidio Campus

Free

with L. Fernandez

Calendar Aug 27, 2024 at 3 pm

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 complete the semester 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 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 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. 

Tuesday classes will in person from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. 

Thursday classes will be be online from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. 

Will run

Medical Nursing Careers Internship (Semester) - Presidio Campus

Free

with R Friedman

Calendar Aug 27, 2024 at 5 pm

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 complete the semester 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 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 Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, plus 1 Saturday for 5 hours for CPR Training - date and time TBD.

Full Course

Medical Innovations, Research and Entrepreneurship (11 weeks) - Virtual

Free

with K. Hayden/E. Caldwell

Calendar Sep 3, 2024 at 4 pm

UC / 2.5 credits / 11 Weeks 

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.

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

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