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InterCoast has a passion for educating students and helping them achieve their career goals. InterCoast prepares students for entry level positions in challenging careers.
The Education and skills training you will receive here at InterCoast is directed toward the development of technical skills and knowledge, along with the development of professional attitudes and behaviors related to study and work habits, interpersonal communication skills, self-discipline, and confidence.
Not all programs are available at all locations and not every program is enrolling at this time. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.
A Pharmacy Technician works intimately with a licensed pharmacist to facilitate the increasing demands of patients needs in pharmaceuticals. The pharmacy technician courses at InterCoast will prepare you up to be a capable Pharmacy Technician, proficient in communicating on a professional level with the public during patient consultation; understanding the medical language as it relates to pharmacology, anatomy, and physiology; dispensing medications in varying forms; as well as learning appropriate record-keeping, adhering to the applicable healthcare laws and ethics.
This program is designed for those students who desire knowledge and skills in both administrative front office and clinical back office. The program is designed to provide students with extensive and comprehensive training in body structure and the functions of the various body systems. Students will develop a working knowledge of specimen collection and various laboratory procedures to include infection control, EKG, injections, and sterilization. Students will also learn proper techniques in assisting in minor surgical procedures and preparation of patients for diagnostic tests.
An Alcohol and Drug Counselor is a competent professional trained to offer alcohol and drug abuse counseling services to those seeking recovery from addiction. The instructional practices within the Alcohol and Drug Counseling Studies program involves counseling fundamentals, addiction treatment and relapse prevention, ethical conduct and relevant laws, pharmacology and the brain, as well as skills-development to enhance personal and professional growth. Offered online.
A Healthcare Office Specialist is a respected health-care professional who cooperates effectively with patients and medical-industry personnel in a friendly, non-competitive environment. The Healthcare Office Specialist classes at InterCoast prepare you with the educational tools required and the know-how to position yourself in this essential role in the medical environment. You will gain a sound understanding of the workings of the human body, learn how to confidently streamline patient care starting from the initial scheduling process, become proficient in organizational methods geared to facilitate various clerical duties, and discover how to effectively handle billing and coding for insurance purposes. Offered online.
InterCoast Colleges, a private institution, was granted institutional approval to operate by the BPPE, Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education pursuant to California Education Code, Title 3, Division 10, Part 59, Chapter 8.. The Bureau's approval means that the institution and its operation comply with the minimum standards established under the law for occupational instruction by private Postsecondary educational institutions and does not imply endorsement or recommendation.
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388 W Cerritos Ave
2480 Hilborn Road Suite 100
9738 Lincoln Village Drive Suite 120
1989 Atlanta Ave
2235 East Garvey Avenue North