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Allied Health

Thousands of workers in hundreds of different roles make up Philadelphia’s healthcare workforce, including many Allied Health Professionals. Opportunities to earn higher wages and take on more responsibilities at work are open to workers in the Allied Health field, with many positions first requiring completion of classroom training and a credentialing examination.

The Training Fund helps entry-level prepare for and obtain the credentials needed for these professional Allied Health roles. Call or visit us today to start planning YOUR Allied Health Career Pathway.

  • Allied Health Care 
    Pharmacy Technician
    Four-month part-time prepares students for the pharmacy technician certification examination
    This course is presently open to District 1199C union members only.
    For more information, please contact Jim Keller at 215-568-2220.
    Telemetry Technician
    Three-month course provides students with the skills necessary to analyze and interpret normal and abnormal cardiac rhythms in a clinical telemetry setting
    This course is presently open to District 1199C union members only.
    For more information, please contact Jim Keller at 215-568-2220.
    Lab Animal Technician
    14-hour training and certification program for employees who work with laboratory animals prepares students for two levels of American Association of Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) Certification: ALAT (Associate Lab Animal Technician) and LAT (Lab Animal Technician)
    This course is presently open to District 1199C union members only.
    For more information, please contact Jim Keller at 215-568-2220.
    SPD (Supply, Processing & Distribution) Technician
    Intensive part-time program prepares students to attain Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) certification through the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM)
    This course is presently open to District 1199C union members only.
    For more information, please contact Jim Keller at 215-568-2220.
    Radiology Board Review Courses
    This is a certification prep course available on an as-needed basis for eligible District 1199C union members only. The course is intended to help professionals who are already working in the field attain industry certifications.
    For more information, please contact Jim Keller at 215-568-2220.
    ServSafe
    16-hour course prepares students for the National Restaurant Association's ServSafe examination (certification valid for five years)
    This course is presently open to District 1199C union members only.
    For more information, please contact Jim Keller at 215-568-2220.

 

 

 

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