HWI Bay Area Regional Center Students Workshops & Training


Gerontology Workshop

The Health Workforce Initiative of the California Community Colleges' Economic and Workforce Development Program in collaboration with Foothill College would like to announce a gerontology workshop. This one day workshop will feature guest speakers from the Stanford Geriatric Education Center. This workshop will provide licensed professionals, allied health and nursing students, and others with an opportunity to discuss ethnicity, communication strategies, and dementia in relation to the care of the elderly and special populations.

Scheduled for July 18, 2014 from 8:30am to 4pm

Continental breakfast and lunch served

5 hours BRN continuing education contact hours available

Career Summer Institute in Mental Health

The Career Summer Institute in Mental Health is a program to provide high school students with the opportunity to explore careers in the mental health field. The goals of the institute are:

  • Students will be provided with an enriched week long-learning block that will prepare them with academic knowledge, technical skills and career exploration.
  • Students will benefit from partnerships with the local mental health services organizations.
  • Students will be given a wide variety of experiences in mental health services fields in order for them to make sound career choices.
  • Students will raise personal expectations in terms

Scheduled for July 14 to July 18, 2014

CSI Save the Date Brochure

IV therapy and Blood Withdrawal Course

This 36 hours course prepares the Licensed Vocational Nurse in IV Therapy and Blood Withdrawal. The course content includes 27 hours of theory and 9 hours of clinical experience. Students will have the opportunity to practice techniques in the Health Occupations Skills Lab. Mission College's IV Therapy and Blood Withdrawal 36-hour course is approved by the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians.

Future workshops: TBA

NCLEX-RN Preparation Course

Future workshops TBA

Men in Nursing Workshop

The Health Workforce Initiative of the California Community Colleges' Economic and Workforce Development Program would like to announce a workshop for Men in Nursing. This one day workshop will feature Brent MacWilliams.

Scheduled for Spring 2015: TBA

  • Location: Mission College HM 114 A & B

Continental breakfast and lunch served

5.5 BRN continuing education contact hours available

Career Search Workshop

Future workshops TBA

Nursing Assistant Certification Testing

Please refer to Regional Testing Center tab for information about testing dates and locations

 

For more information, contact:

Anita Roman, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 408-855-5216
Email: anita.roman@wvm.edu
Fax: 408-855-5213