Healthcare Programs

Massage Therapy

A certificate in Massage Therapy prepares you to help individuals overcome pain, decompressing tired and overworked muscles, reducing stress, rehabilitating sports injuries, and promoting general health.

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FREE Healthcare Programs Information Session

This general Information Session will provide details and answer questions about the CE Allied Health programs offered at Brazosport College and address the requirements for enrollment and completion. This course is online with scheduled live interaction with an instructor. Students must log-in at their designated class time. You may access your course at online.brazosport.edu when the semester begins.

 
Location: Online
Instructor: Lisa Baker
 
2533 CMED1000 (01201T)            1 hr.
9/10                       R                             6-7pm
 
2534 CMED1000 (02201T)            1 hr.
10/8                       R                             10-11am
 
2535 CMED1000 (03201T)            1 hr.
11/12                     R                             6-7pm
 
4402 CMED1000 (04202T)            1 hr.
12/10                     R                             1-2pm
 

Basic Life Support (CPR)

This course is a two year certification in Basic Life Support (CPR) and does not include First Aid. The American Heart Association strongly promotes knowledge and proficiency in all AHA courses and has developed instructional materials for this purpose. Use of these materials in an educational course does not represent course sponsorship by the AHA. Any fees charged for such a course, except for a portion of fees needed for AHA course materials, do not represent income to the AHA. Refunds can only be provided if you cancel enrollment by calling 979-230-3600 and speaking to a registration specialist.

Location: Sadler Building On-Campus
Instructor: Doris Wiggs

2527 CMED9040 (01201T)            4.5 hrs.
9/12                       S                              8am-12:30pm
$69
 
2528 CMED9040 (02201T)            4.5 hrs.
10/3                       S                              8am-12:30pm
$69
 
2529 CMED9040 (03201T)            4.5 hrs.
11/7                       S                              8am-12:30pm
$69
 
4400 CMED9040 (04202T)            4.5 hrs.
12/5                       S                              8am-12:30pm
$69

CPR Skills Check-Off: HeartCode BLS

This class is for those who have already taken the online portion of the HeartCode BLS training course through the American Heart Association (AHA). It allows students to perform the skills check-offs needed in order to meet the full CPR training requirement for Healthcare Providers. A copy of your printed online completion certificate must be brought with you to this skills session in order for you to take part in the skills exercises. This is an on-campus class with social distancing and other safety precautions

Location: Sadler Building On-Campus
Instructor: Doris Wiggs

2556 CMED9050 (01201T)            1 hr.
9/12                       S                             1-2pm
$39
 
2557 CMED9050 (02201T)            1 hr.
10/3                       S                              1-2pm
$39
 
2558 CMED9050 (03201T)            1 hr.
11/7                       S                              1-2pm
$39
 
4401 CMED9050 (04202T)            1 hr.
12/5                       S                              1-2pm
$39

Medical Assistant

Medical Assistants work in doctors’ offices, hospitals and medical clinics assisting physicians by performing administrative duties and handling basic clinical tasks. The Medical Assistant program is completed in two parts. This first part includes lecture and hands-on training and will be taught in an online and face-to-face format. Please note that classes meet three times per week in scheduled morning and evening times. Upon successful completion of this first part of the program, students will enroll in the Medical Assistant Clinical Practicum (separate enrollment fee).  During the practicum, students will be assigned to work in a clinical facility and receive hands-on training in the field.  Prerequisites for Clinical Practicum: At least 18 years of age with a High School Diploma or High School Equivalency (HSE), acceptable criminal background and completion of all state-required immunizations and CPR training. This is a blended course with both on-campus and online instruction. You may access the online portion of your course at online.brazosport.edu.

Total Lecture/Lab Cost:  $2,125 + textbooks
Location: Sadler Building-Hybrid

Medical Assistant 1 of 5
Instructor: Amanda Mertes
2552 HPRS1001A (02201T)           30 hrs.
10/2-12/11          F                              9am-12pm
(Class will not meet 11/27)

Medical Assistant 2 of 5
Instructor: Amanda Mertes
2553 HPRS2002A (01201T)           48 hrs.
10/5-12/2            M/W                     9am-12pm
(Class will not meet 11/23 or 11/25)

Medical Assistant 3 of 5
Instructor: Amanda Mertes
4403 MDCA1009 (02202T)            48 hrs.
1/15-5/14            F                              9am-12pm
(Class will not meet 3/12 or 4/16)

Medical Assistant 4 of 5
Instructor: TBA
4404 MDCA1021 (02202T)            48 hrs.
12/7-2/22            M/W                     6-9pm
(Class will not meet 12/21 – 1/8 or 1/18)

Medical Assistant 5 of 5
Instructor: TBA
6400 MDCA1017 (02203T)            72 hrs.
2/24-5/24            M/W                     6-9pm
(Class will not meet 3/8-3/12)

For more information contact 979-230-3600.


Phlebotomy

Phlebotomists draw blood from a patient for clinical or medical testing, transfusions or blood donations. Anyone who chooses this field should be comfortable with blood, needles, and blood vials. Students are trained to perform a variety of blood collection methods, with an emphasis on safety, quality assurance, patient identification and specimen handling. This course is taught by a certified Phlebotomy Instructor in an online and face-to-face format. Upon successful completion of this course, students will enroll in the Phlebotomy Clinical Practicum (separate enrollment fee).  During the practicum, students will be assigned to work in a clinical facility and receive hands-on training in the field.  Prerequisites for Clinical Practicum: At least 18 years of age with a High School Diploma or High School Equivalency (HSE), acceptable criminal background and completion of all state-required immunizations and CPR training. This is a blended course with both on-campus and online instruction. You may access the online portion of your course at online.brazosport.edu.

Total Lecture/Lab Cost:  $1,039 + textbooks
Location: Sadler-Hybrid

Phlebotomy Technician 1 of 2
Instructor: Amanda Mertes
2554 HPRS1001C (01201T)           30 hrs.
9/1-10/1               T/R                         6-9pm

Phlebotomy Technician 2 of 2
Instructor: Timothy Abbott
2555 PLAB1023 (01201T)              72 hrs.
10/6-1/21            T/R                         6-9pm
(Class will not meet 11/24, 11,26, or 12/21-1/8)

For more information contact 979-230-3600.


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Lake Jackson, TX 77566

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8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Friday
8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

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