Access Careers, Queens:
Access Careers in Kew Gardens, Queens NY, is a professional and successful Training and Staffing Corporation that provides adult learners and international students in the New York metropolitan area with career enhancement courses in the areas of Allied Health, IT, and Business Applications. All of our courses are offered in convenient weekday morning, evening and weekend formats, and are available to all including the economically disadvantaged. Our goal is to assist and empower those who seek new skills and personal growth and development so they may increase their ability to succeed in the medical and information technology industries.
Medical Career Training / Allied Health Certification Programs:
Access Careers would like to give you the opportunity to improve your status, qualify for gainful employment, and receive all the benefits which goes along with being an Allied Health Worker. We provide flexible weekday morning, evening and weekend classes.
CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant / Aide - A CNA provides nursing care and services for people of all ages, and works under the supervision of licensed health care professionals. In this course, you will learn about growth and development throughout the life span, vital signs, personal care and aseptic techniques. You will learn how to observe physical, mental and emotional conditions and report any changes to the nursing or medical staff.
Patient Care Tech - Working closely with doctors and other medical professionals, a Patient Care Technician administers therapeutic programs and monitors the condition of patients. You will use your technical knowledge to provide direct patient care including phlebotomy (blood work) and EKG's. This course prepares individuals as entry level Nursing Technicians. Students must have passed the Nursing Assistant Exam and be certified.
Phlebotomy - In this course, you will learn the basic principles of blood drawing, identification of color coded tubes, practicing blood draw on artificial arm, universal precut (Precautions), and common sites of venipuncture and skin puncture. In addition, you will be taught isolation techniques and how to handle the specimens for accurate results.
EKG Technician - The aim of this course is to teach you the techniques and operation of accurate EKG recording. It will prepare you to take the national certification exam for electrocardiograph technicians. You will learn the basic principles of electropysiology of the heart and how to recognize electrocardiograph waveforms. The course also covers medical terminology and medical law.
Pharmacy Technician - The Pharmacy Technician training program teaches the skills needed to gain employment as a Pharmacy Tech in either the hospital or retail setting. The objective of the Pharmacy Technician Program is to provide graduates with the skills and knowledge that will enable them to qualify for entry-level positions in pharmacies as well as prepare for national certification.
Further Allied Health Care Programs:
- Phlebotomy Technician
- Pharmacy Technician
- Medical Assistant
- Medical Office Administration
- Medical Billing & Coding
Computer Training Courses:
A+ Technician - Start an exciting new career in PC support! CompTIA A+ certification is an international, vendor-neutral certification that validates foundation-level knowledge and skills. It proves your competence in areas such as installation, networking, security, preventive maintenance, and troubleshooting. CompTIA A+ certified technicians also have excellent customer service and communication skills to work with clients.
To achieve certification, you need to complete two exams: CompTIA A+ Essentials, exam code 220-701 and CompTIA A+ Practical Application, exam code 220-702
CompTIA A+ Essentials tests for technical understanding of computer technology, networking and security, as well as the communication skills and professionalism now required of all entry-level IT professionals. It measures the necessary competencies of an entry-level IT professional with a recommended 500 hours of hands-on experience in the lab or the field.
We also offer hands-on training on the following areas:
- Computer Fundamentals
- Introduction to object-oriented programming using C++
- Introduction to Visual Basic
- Advanced Visual Basic
- UNIX Server Basics
- Introduction to Oracle
- Oracle Database Administration
- Oracle 9i
- Oracle 9i DBA
- Analysis Requirements and Defining Solution Architecture
- Designing and Implementing Databases with SQL Server
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Illustrator
- Macromedia Flash MX
- Macromedia Dreamweaver MX
- Macromedia Fireworks MX
- Quark Express
- Corel Draw 10
Business Training & Certification Programs:
Medical Billing & Coding - Learn the basic concepts, applications, and procedures and applications you will need to know to perform tasks relating to health insurance and all types of billing, reviewing and filing of insurance claim forms. This course will also help to prepare you for the Medical Billing certification exam. It also provides classes in anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, basics of ICD9CM and CPT coding.
Financial Services Pro - Peachtree and Quickbooks are two of the most widely-used accounting / financial application packages. This course focuses on training you in the use of these packages and also provides training in the basics of financial services.
Security Guard - Our certified security guard training program leads to optimum qualification and enables our graduates to obtain the best security jobs available in the industry. As part of this training program, each student receives one on one interviewing skills and techniques as well as resume preparation and writing. Following successful completion of the program, we actively place our graduates into the security field. We are certified by NYS, NYC & Nassau County Workforce Investment Boards and are preferred vendors on the ELP/PPR list. We are also approved vendors for VESID & DOOR.
All of our instructors are certified by the NYS Department of Criminal Justice Services. We also prepare documents for the New York State department of criminal justice services to expedite the hiring of our graduates.
ESL - English as a Second Language:
The emphasis of our 3-level ESL program is on three main components.
- Practical English – Master Reading
- Practical English – Master Writing
- Practical English – Master Speaking (with concentration in accent training)
Students are given the BEST exam to determine which level of the ESL program they are eligible to register for.
Visa Services for International Students:
If you are an international student who wants to get trained in the US, focusing on a specific career, a student visa is a ticket to your goal. Here's a great opportunity to get intensive, practical career training at Access Careers Queens and strengthen your technical knowledge and skills.
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For further information on our career training programs in Queens, New York, please email us via our Contact Us page.