Fauquier County High School 2014 graduate Mackenzie Rollins has finally found a career she can really sink her teeth into, thanks to a brand-new dental assisting program being offered by LFCC Workforce Solutions.
This was Rollins’s second time enrolling at LFCC – she had previously studied business, but realized that wasn’t the field for her. She had also spent more than a year at James Madison University, where she switched majors several times.
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At her new job, Keisha Smith’s benefits include good insurance for herself and her young son.
Certified phlebotomist/nurse assistant Keisha Smith is proof of what can be accomplished through hard work and sheer determination.
The Culpeper resident overcame homelessness while raising a young child to attain two health care certifications and start a fulfilling career.
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New fall 2018 Lord Fairfax Community College Workforce Solutions and Continuing Education (LFCCWS) launches several new career training programs to fill the job demand of local healthcare providers. Dental Assisting, Personal Fitness Trainer, Medical Scribe and Medication Aide programs add to a robust lineup of entry-level in-demand jobs.
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This Medication Aide Program prepares students to safely administer or to assist in client self-administration, medications in specific settings. This class includes lecture, skills lab, and clinical experiences. Students will be able to facilitate or assist the client with the administration of insulin, prepare for safe administration of medications to clients in assisted living facilities, maintain aseptic conditions, understand basic pharmacology, follow appropriate procedures for documentation and much more!
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Dental assistants greatly increase the efficiency of the dental team in the delivery of quality oral health care and are valuable members of the dental care team. If you have strong communication and interpersonal skills, enjoy working with your hands and want a career with responsibility, dental assisting is for you. Topics included in this class are basic dental sciences, preclinical and clinical skills, radiography, restorative and laboratory materials and techniques, practice management and much more. This hands-on class will give you the tools you need to be successful in the industry. You will earn your BLS CPR Certification and Certificate in Dental Radiation Safety through this course. Books and supplies are all included in the class.
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Certified Personal Trainers are increasingly in demand locally and can be a great career for anyone with a passion for fitness! Personal Trainers instruct and motivate individuals or groups in exercise activities, including cardiovascular exercises, strength training, and stretching. You would work with people of all ages and skill levels. This hands-on class will give you the tools you need to be successful in the field. Continue reading Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) Fast-Track Career Training Program
Medical careers are in high-demand. What makes them appealing? Here are some of the top reasons why people choose healthcare…
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Ready to embark on a new career, Warren County High School graduate Keith Davis turned to Lord Fairfax Workforce Solutions to get fast-track career training.
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LFCC Workforce Solutions is gearing up to celebrate Medical Assistants Recognition Week, October 16-20, 2017, as designated by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA). Medical assistants across the country will be recognized during this special week and honored on Medical Assistants Recognition Day, October 18, 2017. Continue reading Medical Assistants Recognition Week Celebration