LOS ANGELES, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In what is considered the worst economic recession in decades, many people, including college graduates, are struggling to make ends meet. However, students who complete vocational training are finding it easy to directly translate their education into jobs in specialized fields that desperately need competent and qualified employees. The value of vocational education has made the popularity of trade schools sky rocket with those who don't have the time or need to attend four year institutions. One of the leading vocational schools in Los Angeles is the Coast Career Institute, an educational institution specializing in fast tracked programs for a variety of in-demand job sectors.
Coast Career Institute's Medical Office Assistant program gives students everything they need to become proficient, skilled, and ready to take on high paying jobs as medical assistants. The Medical Office Assistant program is approximately 5-6 months in duration, and includes intense coursework in medical office procedures, medical records management, insurance, computer applications, fundamental medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, and more. After completing this program, students are qualified to carry out important medical office procedures, such as EKGs, monitoring of vital signs, CPR, patient data collection, urinalysis and other basic lab tests, first aid, physical examination prep, and assisting doctors in performing minor surgical procedures. Through both lectures and hands-on education, students are able to finish the program with the confidence and knowledge to succeed. The results that students get from the Coast Career Institute have made it one of the premier trade schools in Los Angeles.
Upon certification from the Medical Office Assistant program, students can find work in clinics, hospitals, and doctors' offices. All courses are taught by professionals in the respective field who have medical degrees and the ability to motivate and guide students on their journey to success. Located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, the Coast Career Institute is accessible from all reaches of the LA metropolitan area, and the campus's intimate learning atmosphere is ideal for making new friends and acquaintances. Aside from the Medical Office Assistant program, the Coast Career college in Los Angeles also provides Floral and Bridal Arrangement, Private Security Guard, Solar Installation, Optical Dispensing Technician, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, and Cake Decorating career programs.
To learn more about the Coast Career Institute's programs, admissions and more, visit www.coastcareer.com
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SOURCE Coast Career Institute Public Relations