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Healthcare Heroes

Note: Healthcare Heroes is not accepting applications at this time.

What is the Healthcare Heroes Program? 

The Healthcare Education Resources for Occupational Exploration and Study (HEROES) Program is designed to provide participants with a quality occupational exploration experience leading to enrollment in a healthcare career technical training program, and/or related employment.

What will I learn? 

Healthcare spans many different careers. The Healthcare Heroes Program will introduce students to a range of occupations that support health and wellness, focusing on the following areas: 

  • Certified Nursing Assistant/Certified Medication Technician (CNA/CMT)
  • Medical Assistant (MA)
  • Health Information Technology (HIT)
  • Patient Care Technician (PCT)
  • Nursing (LPN/RN)
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
  • Radiologic Technologist (RadTech)
  • Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA)

Additional Program Elements include WorkKeys/NCRC/Career Ready 101 services, Strengths-Finder Assessment, and Basic Life Support (BLS) training.

How do I apply? 

Note: Healthcare Heroes is not accepting applications at this time.

Complete the application. Submit the application to to get started. This program is currently funded by a grant through a partnership with the Jefferson-Franklin Office of Job Training. 

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