Healthcare worker assisting patients.

About the Program

Program Duration:11 Weeks
Orientation Date:Monday, January 30, 2023
Classes Begin:Thursday, February 2, 2023
Classes End:Thursday, April 27, 2023

This refresher course is intended for Medical Assistants who are interested in enhancing their current clinical skills, preparing for re-entry into the work force, or preparing to renew an expired Medical Assistant certification (expired within the last 2 years). Proof of successful completion of a prior Medical Assistant training program or expired MA certification is a required prerequisite before students can enroll into this course.

*No Vaccinations Required for Medical Assistant Refresher*

Class Schedule:

M/W: 6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Medical Support Thursdays: 6:00 P.M. - 9:30 P.M.
Plus additional support classes like Employment 101, Financial Awareness & Workforce Solutions Talk.

Upon completion, participants will receive:

  • Successful completers will qualify to take the national certification exam to test for the "National Certified Medical Assistant" certificate 
  • A professional resume and basic interview skills
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Additional Information for Medical Assistant Refresher Students

Eligibility Requirements

Only applicants meeting all requirements, including TABE Reading scores, will be eligible to attend orientation. Students must also fill out and submit an Allied Health Packet for the program. NCCT Testing eligibility requirements include having a U.S. High School Diploma or Equivalency. Applicants with any college degrees (Associate's or higher) will not qualify. Applicants with business holds on their record will not qualify unless "holds" are cleared before orientation.

No Cost to Eligible Students

All expenses are covered including costs for tuition, TABE Reading testing, loaner books and National Certified Exam for those in the Medical Assistant Refresher program.

Limited Spaces

Seats in this program are limited. Only 15 participants will be accepted for each Medical Assistant Refresher class. This is a grant-based program, therefore certain criteria must be met in order to qualify for the Jumpstart program. The courses are face to face on campus.

Contact Us

Phone
979-230-3242

Email
Art.Longoria@brazosport.edu

Address
500 College Drive
Lake Jackson, TX 77566