The Benefits of a Massage Therapy Program

Categories: Massage Therapy

Do you have a way with your hands? Are your friends and family members constantly asking for your magic touch to soothe their aching muscles? Would you prefer a hands-on career allowing you to meet a variety of people and maintain close client relationships? If you’re still reading you might be perfect for Arizona College’s massage therapy program. We equip motivated learners with the hands-on training and theoretical guidance over a 35-week training program so they can fulfill their passion to soothe in becoming massage therapists. Learn more about the benefits of Arizona College’s Massage Therapy program below. Hands-On Training from Experienced Therapists It’s hard to turn your soft hands into a masseuse’s perfection without the guidance of our seasoned instructors and real-world equipment to learn from. Our massage therapist students take full advantage of massage tables, chairs, anatomy charts, human skeletons, anatomical DVDs and even hot stones as part…

Top Soft Skills for a Medical Assistant Diploma

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Do you love taking care of your friends or family when they’re sick? Have doctor’s offices always inspired you to make a difference in the world? If you’re nodding your head yes, then obtaining a Medical Assistant diploma from Arizona College could be your stepping-stone to a fulfilling career in patient care. Keep reading to see Arizona College’s top skills for people looking to get a Medical Assistant diploma! Verbal Communicator Medical assistants are essential in the doctor-to-patient relationship. They greet patients as they arrive, register them, answer calls, communicate with hospitals, handle physician referrals, and so much more. Because of the variety of contact points, it’s important for medical assistants to possess clear and friendly communication. The messages and information they pass back and forth are vital, not only to a patient’s health, but a physician’s practice. Attention to Detail A large chunk of a medical assistant’s day-to-day consists…

What Comes After Arizona Dental Assistant School?

Categories: Career Services, Dental Assisting

You’ve studied hard, listened attentively and even attended a few tutoring sessions to reinforce the material. You’re so close to being a professional dental assistant, ready to take on the world of oral hygiene and work hands-on alongside dentists. Now, as you near the end of your career at an Arizona dental assistant school, you’re starting to ask yourself, “what comes next?” Have no fear. In this article, we’ll discuss what comes after finishing dental assistant school and what you can expect in this exciting stage of your career. Externship Most accredited Arizona dental assistant schools will have an externship program to give students the real world and hands-on experience they need to envision what the day-to-day work life is of a dental assistant. These externships come after all course and lab work is completed, typically lasting anywhere from four to eight weeks. A lot of times externships can be…

New Las Vegas Nursing Programs

Categories: Admissions, Financial Aid, Nursing, Student Services

As we head into fall, most of the country outside of the American Southwest looks forward to leaves changing and the transitioning from summer to winter. But we at Arizona College have our sights set on a different kind of transition. We’re beyond proud to announce that our family of campuses is growing to Las Vegas! If you’ve been looking for a Las Vegas Nursing Program, look no further. Arizona College Nursing Program classes are nearly underway! Read on for more information about the Nursing Program at our new Las Vegas campus. New Convenient Location If you were considering attending our Mesa program to get your Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), but actually live a little closer to the Las Vegas-Paradise-Henderson-Spring Valley area, then you’re in luck! Our new campus is conveniently located right off Interstate 15 and Sahara. Same Curriculum While the classrooms and faculty will differ slightly…

In Depth with Pharmacy Technician Training

Categories: Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Technicians are in demand as the world of medicine continues to evolve. Those seeking Pharmacy Technician Training will enjoy a balanced and diverse set of responsibilities ranging from medical, customer service and administrative duties. But before you settle into the field of a pharmacy technician, you need the proper training, certification, and licensing in order to supply those in need with their proper medicine. Read on for some in-depth info on Arizona College’s Pharmacy Technician training process. Hands-On Course Training Learning the expertise required to enter a new field involves a theoretical understanding of medical info and lab equipment, as well as hands-on training from pharmacy technicians. At Arizona College, our students learn in facilities outfitted with the industry standard lab equipment like ointment slabs, prescription balances, laminar flow holds, counting trays, pill crushers and plenty of other teaching aids — all from the guidance of seasoned instructors. A…