HWI Bay Area Regional Center Students Workshops & Training

2015 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 provide licensed professional nurses and student nurses with an opportunity to discuss the concept of touch and other factors which affect men as nurses.

  • Location: Mission College; Room TBA
  • Scheduled for Saturday April 25, 2015
  • Fees:
    • $10 for students with valid student ID
    • $20 for nurse educators and allied health faculty
  • Continental breakfast and lunch served
  • 2015 Registration Registration Form

4.5 hours BRN continuing education contact hours available

2015 Gerontology Workshop
  • Schedule: TBA
  • Location: Mission College in HM-114A & B
  • Continental breakfast and lunch served
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

Schedule: TBA

CSI Save the Date Brochure (coming soon)

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

Contact:                                                                                             Barbara Gammon Brock, BS, MPA
Deputy Sector Navigator
Interior Bay Area Regional Director, Health Sector
California Health Workforce Initiative (HWI)
Solano Community College
4000 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield, CA 94534
Cell: (707) 815-5733, Voicemail Only: (707) 864-7000 X5753
Email: Barbara.Brock@solano.edu

NCLEX-RN Preparation Course

Future workshops: TBA  potentially July 2015

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