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Who is eligible for the COVID-19 READINESS for Healthcare Workers and First Responders course?

This course is designed to offer healthcare workers – including unit clerks, certified nursing assistants, medical assistants, EKG technicians, patient care technicians, lab assistants, surgical technicians, phlebotomists, first responders, and non-direct care professionals (environmental technicians, transporters, cashiers, receptionists) — with the added skills and competencies to assist with COVID-19 screening in a safe and effective manner.

Will I need to pass a drug test?

You should expect that our educational partners will require you to pass a drug test before starting school or sometime during your educational journey, and that all employers will require you to pass a drug test before starting work.

Who is eligible to apply for the program?

Eligibility will depend on the recruitment criteria set by each education pathway and tailored to the career. Additional criteria will be established should there be more qualified candidates than space.