b"candidate's area of specialization. Students must have a current AHA BLS provider card prior to taking this course and must complete the online BLS Instructor Essential course. The course is available online at https://onlineaha.org/courses/97 Cost: $100 Dental Assistant with Dental Radiology NON-CREDIT PROGRAM Course Description:This 48-hour non-credit hybrid healthcare program prepares applicants for employment opportunities within dental offices.This program will prepare students on the different aspects of professional dental assisting, including virtual scenarios and dental charting.Dental assistants perform a variety of duties in the dental field including but are not limited to: therapeutic communication, multicultural interaction, psychology, oral health, preventive techniques, nutrition, chair side instrumentation, infection control, equipment safety, equipment maintenance, dental office emergencies and pain/anxiety management. Students will also learn the basic principles of dental radiology to prepare for the MS Dental Board Radiography Exam. Cost: $515.00 Dental Radiology NON-CREDIT PROGRAM Course Description: This one (1) day, non-credit healthcare training prepares the dental assistant currently certified by the Dental Assisting Nation Board (DANB) and/or who is a graduate to a dental assisting program accredited by the American Dental Association (ADA) to apply for a Mississippi radiology permit.Individuals who are currently working or have worked in the dental field may also take this course. The students will learn basic principles of X-ray generation, image formation, biological effects of radiation, radiation protection, infection control, film processing and film mounting, intra-oral, extra-oral and panoramic radiographic technique, patient management and special problems. Upon successful completion of the program and obtaining the permit, the graduate is eligible to pursue additional opportunities in the dental field related to radiologic procedures. Cost: $200.00 EKG Technician NON-CREDIT PROGRAM Course Description:This 48-hour non-credit hybrid healthcare program will prepare you to become an ECG technician, which involves monitoring and recording electrical impulses transmitted by the heart. The course prepares applicants to sit for certification through the National Center for Competency Testing for ECG Technicians (NCET), which is accredited through the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA). This course includes important practice and background information on the anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography, and stress testing. Cost: $415.00 Healthcare Unit Coordinator NON-CREDIT PROGRAM Course Description:This online 60-hour non-credit healthcare program will prepare you to become a Healthcare Unit Coordinator.This individual is the central figure in a healthcare unit. Learning management of information, communication, medical terminology, critical thinking, and cultural diversity will prepare you to work in a variety of health care settings.In this course, the student will learn medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology, and learn to define and describe the function of each body system. This knowledge will help you take the next step in 286"