Health, Wellness and Safety Classes

The schedule of Short Term classes at Northeast

Become an Optical Assistant

Learn what it takes to become an optical assistant and discover why it's one of today's most popular and fascinating career opportunities. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineBeverly Smith$99.00 Take This Class

BLS for Healthcare Provider CPR

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

This course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings.

A BLS for Healthcare Providers course certification card will be issued upon successful completion. Book is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616694074. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5300 70191 4/19/2018-4/19/201812:00 PM-6:00 PMTHUExtended Campus 104-O'NeillJ. Reiman$60 Take This Class

BLS for Healthcare Provider CPR Renewal

BLS for Healthcare Provider CPR Renewal is a course that is specifically designed to provide in-depth training including 2-man and use of the AED. This program is for those of you who hold a professional license, work in a healthcare facility, or volunteer with a fire department or EMS Service and have a current card that needs renewing. Book is available at the Norfolk bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616694074. PLEASE BRING CURRENT CERTIFICATION CARD THE NIGHT OF CLASS.
You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5305 60098 12/13/2017-12/13/20176:00 PM-10:00 PMWEDArlo Wirth 101-NorfolkBrad Korth$40.00 Take This Class
HLTH 5305 70190 3/22/2018-3/22/20181:00 PM-5:00 PMTHUExtended Campus 104-O'NeillJ. Reiman$40.00 Take This Class

Certificate in Complementary and Alternative Medicine

(22 contact hours) Enhance your professional marketability by gaining a broad understanding of alternative health care options. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineCyndie Koopsen and Caroline Young$155.00 Take This Class

Core Construction

Would you like to construct muscle, manage your middle, and build your endurance from head to toe? Strengthen your abdominal and back muscles with core enhancing Pilates exercise and strength building yoga poses. Regardless of your fitness level, you will improve your flexibility and balance. Each class session ends with a total body stretch and relaxation, so you will leave feeling rejuvenated and peaceful.
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HPER 5135 70085 1/15/2018-2/21/20185:15 PM-6:00 PMMON WED131-O'NeillJodi Loecker$75.00 Take This Class
HPER 5135 70125 3/12/2018-4/18/20185:15 PM-6:00 PMMON WED131-O'NeillJodi Loecker$75.00 Take This Class

Explore a Career as a Pharmacy Technician

Master the skills that will prepare you for an entry-level position as a pharmacy tech or clerk, and discover the steps you can take to become a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT). This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineLorraine Zentz$99.00 Take This Class

Explore a Career as an Administrative Medical Assistant

Learn all about the in-demand career of medical information management as you explore the job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA) in a doctors officefrom appointment scheduling and chart creation to medical billing and coding. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineCarline Dalgleish$99.00 Take This Class

Explore a Career in Healthcare Suite

If you're considering a career in healthcare, this group of online courses will introduce you to three different opportunities within the industry. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineJennifer DellaZanna $265.00 Take This Class

Explore a Career in Medical Transcription

Learn how to transcribe the medical reports most often used in healthcare today, and discover how to get started and advance as a medical transcriptionist. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineJennifer DellaZanna$99.00 Take This Class

Explore a Career in Medical Writing

Take your first step toward a lucrative and rewarding career as a medical writer. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineChristina Loguidice$99.00 Take This Class

Explore a Career in Nursing

Learn what it takes to become an LPN or RN, and discover all of the exciting and rewarding opportunities awaiting you in the field of nursing. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlinePaula Suhr$99.00 Take This Class

Happy and Healthy Pregnancy

In this course, you'll learn how the stages of pregnancy affect your body, emotions, and budget, and how to prepare yourself and your family to welcome your new baby. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineDenise Hopkins$99.00 Take This Class

Healthy Living Suite

This suite of courses includes Lose Weight and Keep it Off; Luscious, Low-Fat, Lightning-Quick Meals, and Start Your Own Edible Garden. These courses do not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineDonna Acosta and Katie Powell-Lee$265.00 Take This Class

Healthy Relationships Suite

This suite of courses includes Marriage and Relationships: Keys to Success, Interpersonal Communication, and Individual Excellence. These courses do not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineDr. Bonnie Eaker Weil, Laurel Bragstad, and Becky and Tony Swain$265.00 Take This Class

Heartcode - Healthcare Provider CPR/AED Online and Skills Sessions

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking. This course is designed for the first time or renewal certification and has two parts for completion. Part 1 is Web-based and accessible 24 hours a day, provides a flexible alternative to classroom training. Part 2 is a skills session where hands on practice and competency testing are completed with a Certified AHA Instructor. When online part 1 is completed, register for the Skills Sessions below and bring your online completion certificate (part 1 completed within the last 60 days) to the Skills Session for which you have registered. The Online key code for Part 1 is Sku#10040553 and are available at the Northeast College Store 402-844-7140. NOTE: You need to bring your AHA Part 1 Health Care Provider Online Course Completion Certificate to be admitted to the Skills Session. No textbook is required for this class.
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HLTH 5300 60123 12/13/2017-12/13/20176:00 PM-10:00 PMWEDAllied Health 135-NorfolkTrever O'Brien$40.00 Take This Class

Heartcode - Heartsaver CPR and AED Online and Skills Session

The Heartsaver CPR course is CPR and AED course that teaches how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies including cardiac arrest and choking for responsive and non-responsive adult, children and infants. The general public is the target audience for this course. The application and use of the automated, electronic defibrillator (AED) is also included. This course is designed for the first time or renewal certification and has two parts for completion. Part 1 is Web-based and accessible 24 hours a day, provides a flexible alternative to classroom training. Part 2 is a skills session where hands on practice and competency testing are completed with a Certified AHA Instructor. When online part 1 is completed, register for the Skills Sessions below and bring your online completion certificate (part 1 completed within the last 60 days) to the Skills Session for which you have registered. The Online key codes for Part 1 is Sku#10040591 and are available at the Northeast College Store 402-844-7140. NOTE: You need to bring your AHA Part 1 Health Care Provider Online Course Completion Certificate to be admitted to the Skills Session. No textbook is required for this class.
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HLTH 5150 60132 12/13/2017-12/13/20176:00 PM-10:00 PMWEDAllied Health 135-NorfolkTrever O'Brien$40.00 Take This Class

Heartcode - Heartsaver First Aid and CPR/AED

The Heartsaver First Aid and CPR and AED Adult, Child and Infant course combines techniques in First Aid and CPR and AED situations- teaching rescuers to recognize and treat cardiac arrest and choking for a adult, child and infant victims, use an AED and First Aid. This course teaches management of certain environmental reactions; allergic reactions, cuts, wounds, bites, and various situations requiring treatments. Upon completion the student will have an understanding of First Aid care and basic CPR and AED procedures for an adult, child and infant. . This course is designed for the first time or renewal certification and has two parts for completion. Part 1 is Web-based and accessible 24 hours a day, provides a flexible alternative to classroom training. Part 2 is a skills session where hands on practice and competency testing are completed with a Certified AHA Instructor. When online part 1 is completed, register for the Skills Sessions below and bring your online completion certificate (part 1 completed within the last 60 days) to the Skills Session for which you have registered. The Key Code SKU#10040577 (online key code-part one) is available at the Northeast College Store 402-844-7140. NOTE: You need to bring your AHA Part 1 Online Course Completion Certificate to be admitted to the Skills Session. No textbook is required for this class.
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HLTH 5130 60124 12/13/2017-12/13/20176:00 PM-10:00 PMWEDAllied Health 135-NorfolkTrever O'Brien $40.00 Take This Class

Heartcode - Heartsaver First Aid Online and Skills Session

The Heartsaver First Aid course teaches management of certain environmental reactions; allergic reactions, cuts, wounds, bites, and various situations requiring treatments. This course is designed for the first time or renewal certification and has two parts for completion. Part 1 is Web-based and accessible 24 hours a day, provides a flexible alternative to classroom training. Part 2 is a skills session where hands on practice and competency testing are completed with a Certified AHA Instructor. When online part 1 is completed, register for the Skills Sessions below and bring your online completion certificate (part 1 completed within the last 60 days) to the Skills Session for which you have registered. The Online key codes for Part 1 is Sku#10040614 and are available at the Northeast College Store 402-844-7140. NOTE: You need to bring your AHA Part 1 Health Care Provider Online Course Completion Certificate to be admitted to the Skills Session. No textbook is required for this class.
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HLTH 5105 60125 12/13/2017-12/13/20176:00 PM-10:00 PMWEDAllied Health 135-NorfolkTrever O'Brien$40.00 Take This Class

Heartsaver Adult CPR and AED

The Heartsaver CPR course is a modular CPR course that teaches how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies including cardiac arrest and choking for responsive and non-responsive adults. The general public is the target audience for this course. The application and use of the automated, electronic defibrillator (AED) is also included. The ISBN is 9781616694241. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5140 60114 12/16/2017-12/16/20178:00 AM-12:00 PMSATArlo Wirth 101-NorfolkBrad Korth$40.00 Take This Class
HLTH 5140 70162 1/18/2018-1/18/20181:00 PM-5:00 PMTHUExtended Campus 104-O'NeillJ. Reiman$40 Take This Class

Heartsaver Adult/Child/Infant CPR/AED

The Heartsaver CPR course is a modular CPR course that teaches how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies including cardiac arrest and choking for responsive and non-responsive adults, children & infants. The general public is the target audience for this course. the application and use of the automated, electronic defibrillator (AED) is also included. Book is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616694241. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5150 60129 12/16/2017-12/16/20178:00 AM-2:00 PMSATArlo Wirth 101-NorfolkBrad Korth$60.00 Take This Class

Heartsaver First Aid

The Heartsaver First Aid course teaches how to manage illness and injuries in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Course content includes: general principles, medical emergencies, and injury emergencies. First Aid course topics may include: rescuer duties, victim and rescuer safety, phoning for help, finding the problem, after the emergency, breathing problems, choking, bad allergic reactions, heart attack, fainting, diabetes and low blood sugar, stroke, seizures, shock, wounds, head, neck, and spine injury, broken bones and sprains, burns and electrocution, bites and stings, temperature-related emergencies, and poison emergencies. This course is designed for any person who wants to learn these important life saving skills, and for those who have a duty to respond to a first aid or cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements. A Heartsaver First Aid course certification card will be issued upon successful completion. Book is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616694241. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5105 60127 12/16/2017-12/16/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMSATArlo Wirth 101-NorfolkBrad Korth$40.00 Take This Class

Heartsaver First Aid and CPR and AED Adult, Child and Infant

The Heartsaver First Aid and CPR and AED Adult, Child and Infant course combines techniques in First Aid and CPR and AED situations- teaching rescuers to recognize and treat cardiac arrest and choking for a adult, child and infant victims, use an AED and First Aid. This course teaches management of certain environmental reactions; allergic reactions, cuts, wounds, bites, and various situations requiring treatments. Upon completion the student will have an understanding of First Aid care and basic CPR and AED procedures for an adult, child and infant. The ISBN is 9781616694241. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5130 60130 12/16/2017-12/16/20178:00 AM-4:00 PMSATArlo Wirth 101-NorfolkBrad Korth$80.00 Take This Class
HLTH 5130 70189 2/22/2018-2/22/201812:00 PM-8:00 PMTHU132-O'NeillJ. Reiman $80.00 Take This Class

Helping Elderly Parents

Be prepared to handle the challenges you and your parents will face in the coming years, while learning to cherish the transition. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineMarsiea Warren$99.00 Take This Class

HIPAA Compliance

Learn how to comply with the duties, rights, and responsibilities of HIPAA, ARRA and HITECH. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineCarline Dalgleish$99.00 Take This Class

Introduction to Natural Health and Healing

Learn how to promote wellness, balance, and health in all aspects of your daily life. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineTheresa Snyder$99.00 Take This Class

Legal Nurse Consulting

Begin a new career by helping attorneys understand and resolve medical cases and claims. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineNeal Bevans$99.00 Take This Class

Lose Weight and Keep It Off

Discover how to establish a healthy approach to successful weight loss and weight maintenance for a lifetime. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineDonna Acosta$99.00 Take This Class

Luscious, Low-Fat, Lightning-Quick Meals

Join a registered dietitian and discover how easy it can be to prepare meals that are both delicious and nutritious! This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineDonna Acosta$99.00 Take This Class

Medical Math

Master the math skills you need to succeed in the medical field. This course does not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineBen Sellers$99.00 Take This Class

Medical Office Basics Suite

This suite of courses includes Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach, Spanish for Medical Professionals, HIPAA Compliance, and Medical Math. These courses do not apply to a credit degree or program.
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12/13/2017-2/2/201812:00 AM-12:00 AM Web/OnlineDouglas Best, Tara Bradley Williams, Carline Dalgleish and Ben Sellers$350.00 Take This Class

Medication Aide

This course is designed to prepare the student to meet the requirements of the Medication Aide Act and the responsibilities of the medication aide in an assisted living facility and/or nursing facility. This course includes information regarding medication administration, pharmacology, rules and regulations, classification of drugs, orders, storage, abbreviations and an overview of commonly used drugs and documentation. Upon completion of this course, the student is eligible to take the state administered written exam. After successfully passing this examination and completing the application procedure, the student's name will be placed on the medication aide registry at the Nebraska Health and Human Services Regulation and Licensure, Credentialing Division. The book is located in the Norfolk campus bookstore, 402-844-7140. CLASS CANNOT BE REGISTERED ONLINE.
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HLTH 1120 23956 1/10/2018-2/28/20183:30 PM-10:00 PMWEDArlo Wirth 103-NorfolkL. Wilcox$340.50 Take This Class
HLTH 1120 24159 1/16/2018-3/6/20186:00 PM-9:00 PMTUE WEDBrookdale Senior Living-WayneD. Frahm$340.50 Take This Class
HLTH 1120 24007 1/22/2018-2/5/20189:00 AM-3:45 PMMON TUE WED THU SATExtended Campus 105-O'NeillK. Hoffmann$340.50 Take This Class
HLTH 1120 24161 3/7/2018-4/18/20183:30 PM-10:00 PMWEDArlo Wirth-NorfolkL. Wilcox$340.50 Take This Class
HLTH 1120 24160 3/20/2018-5/8/20186:00 PM-9:00 PMTUE WEDBrookdale Senior Living-WayneD. Frahm$340.50 Take This Class
HLTH 1120 24104 4/5/2018-5/7/20185:00 PM-9:00 PMMON THUExtended Campus 201-West PointM. Dickson$340.50 Take This Class

Nurse Aide

This course is designed to meet the Nebraska Health & Human Services System training requirements for nurse aide certification and employment in long-term care facilities. This course combines classroom lecture and laboratory application for the development of basic skills needed to provide safe, effective, and caring services to the elderly or chronically ill patient of any age, in a long-term care facility. Upon completion of this course, the student is eligible to take the state written and practical skills exam. After successfully passing this examination and completing the application procedure, the students name will be placed on the basic nurse aide registry at the Nebraska Health and Human Services Regulation and Licensure, Credentialing Division. The book is located in the campus bookstore, 402-844-7140. CLASS CANNOT BE REGISTERED ONLINE. An additional $45 fee will be required if student choose to register to take the Certified Nursing Assistant exam at the end of the course. This $45 fee will be required at the time of the non-credit exam registration. **More specific class information may be listed in "Take This Class".**
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NURA 1110 23966 1/11/2018-3/15/20186:00 PM-9:15 PMTHU SUNArlo Wirth 103/115-NorfolkL. Praeuner$340.50 Take This Class
NURA 1110 24105 1/15/2018-3/15/20185:00 PM-9:00 PMMON THU SATExtended Campus 201-West PointM. Dickson$340.50 Take This Class
NURA 1110 24008 2/12/2018-3/2/20189:00 AM-4:45 PMMON TUE WED THU FRI SATExtended Campus 105-O'NeillK. Hoffmann$340.50 Take This Class
NURA 1110 23965 3/18/2018-5/20/20186:00 PM-9:15 PMTHU SUNArlo Wirth 103/115-NorfolkL. Praeuner$340.50 Take This Class
NURA 1110 24009 3/19/2018-4/12/20189:00 AM-4:45 PMMON TUE WED THU SATExtended Campus 105-O'NeillK. Hoffmann$340.50 Take This Class
NURA 1110 24162 3/19/2018-4/30/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMMON WED SATCommunity Hospital-PenderM. Paeper$340.50 Take This Class

Pediatric Basic Life Support and First Aid

Designed to prepare students to perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation on infants and children, relieve a foreign body airway obstruction from infants and children as well as basic first aid. The training meets the requirements of the American Heart Association for Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation.
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HLTH 1730 23972 4/21/2018-4/21/20189:00 AM-5:00 PMSATArlo Wirth 103-NorfolkC. Lutz$56.75 Take This Class


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