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Patient Care Technician

Course Description

Patient Care Technicians are health professionals who provide direct patient care within their regulated scope of practice. They perform basic nursing assistant tasks (as delegated by the nursing or medical staff) which may include obtaining patient vital signs and other data, and performing ECG’s and phlebotomy tasks.

Course Details

Cost: $3,200* with most supplies included

*Monthly payment plans available
*Students are required to cover the cost of disposable examination gloves, a blood pressure monitoring kit, hand watch, and pink and gray scrubs to wear to each class. 


Julie Cooper
Tracy Stump

Program Start Date

February 7, 2024

Course Requirements


High School Diploma or GED
9th grade reading level
CNA course (certification not mandatory)


Hepatitis B
Negative TB skin test


Students must complete each class with an overall grade of 75% or higher to continue to complete the course and receive a certificate of completion.

Additional Information


National Certification examination cost through the National Center for Competency Testing is not included in the tuition cost.