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BHP: Behavioral Health Professional Certification


with Daniel Sheehan

Calendar Next session starts Feb 23, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

This NEW blended online and in-person certification course teaches individuals how to provide in-home support to children (4 - 21 years of age) with intellectual/developmental delays, Autism, or major mental health diagnosis in their home and community – this class meets the state requirements for certification as a BHP for job placement.  High school diploma or equivalency is required to attend this BHP training.  CPR/First Aid is needed in conjunction with this course for certification.  Click here for CPR dates.  CPR cost is NOT included in the cost of this course.

Online portion and CPR must be completed before the Face-to-Face portion of the class.       

Online class session start date - Feb. 23                                                                                                             

Face-to-face class is Saturday, March 30, 9am-4pm, Cost: $159                          

Explore a Career in Healthcare Suite (Fall 2018)
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Explore a Career in Healthcare Suite (Fall 2018)


with Online with

Calendar Next session starts Sep 12, 2018 , runs for 20 weeks

If you are considering a career in healthcare, this group of online courses will introduce you to three different opportunities within the industry: Medical Coding, Administrative Medical Assistant, and Medical Transcription. Find out which one is right for you! Cost: $261 for 18 week online course - www.Online with Session Start Dates: February 14, March 14, April 11, May 16, June 13

First Aid CPR AED for Adult/Child/Infant


with Elle Zuckerman

Calendar Next session starts Mar 5, 2019 at 4:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks
3 additional sessions through Jun 4, 2019

American Heart Association Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrive.

Gender, Race, and Class:Social Identities


with Soni Reese

Calendar Next session starts Mar 5, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 12 weeks

How do the various identities that we are categorized into – such as gender, sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, and class, shape our experiences in our family, schools, workplace, and communities? Through discussions, books and articles, flms, videos, and analysis of media and popular culture, we will examine how individual experiences are shaped by broader social forces, and how they change over time and across cultures. (Eng. or SS -1 HS credit, college bound gain the academic, personal, social skills needed to succeed in college!)

Social Aspects of Health and Illness


with Soni Reese

Calendar Next session starts Mar 5, 2019 at 3:30 pm, runs for 12 weeks

What are the differences between health, illness, and disease? What are the social (rather than the clinical) causes and aspects of health and illness in the US? We will examine the social causes and consequences of health-related problems such as heart disease, cancer, AIDS, substance abuse, eating disorders, and domestic violence. (Eng. or SS -1 HS credit, college bound gain the academic, personal, social skills needed to succeed in college!) Tuesday, 3:30-6:30pm, 12 weeks, Cost: $49 March 

Stop the Bleed


with Jason Dotson

Calendar Next session starts Apr 9, 2019 at 7 pm, runs for 1 week
1 additional session on Apr 9, 2019

Stop the Bleed is a national awareness campaign and call-to-action that encourage bystanders to become trained, equipped, and empowered to help in a bleeding emergency before professional help arrives. Bystanders will always be first on the scene, and a person who is bleeding can die from blood loss within minutes, therefore it is important to quickly stop that blood loss. Those nearest to someone with life threatening injuries are best positioned to provide this very important first care. This course, presented by York Ambulance, prepares participants to assist other injured people following a traumatic event

Zumba® with Amanda
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Zumba® with Amanda


with Amanda Gunter

Calendar Next session starts Jan 7, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Discover the latest dance exercise craze! Zumba® fuses Latin rhythms and easy to follow moves to create a dynamic fitness class. The routines feature interval training classes where fast and slow rhythms combined with a Latin flavor and international zest create a fun dance routine. Anyone can Zumba® no matter what their fitness level, or experience with dance is. Wear comfortable clothing so you can easily move, and sneakers with good support.

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