Healthcare Continuing Education

Online Health Continuing Education Courses

Tallahassee Community College is now offering Continuing Education Courses for Healthcare Professionals!
Whether you are seeking continuing education units to meet your license renewal requirements or to enhance your professional skills, let TCC be your provider of choice! 

We anticipate expanding the list of professions served and adding new courses and program offerings. Check back with this growing catalog frequently. 

TCC is an approved provider of Continuing Education for the following professions: 

  Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family, Licensed Mental Health (CSW)

  Nursing Home Administrator (NHA)

  Occupational Therapist/Assistant (OT)

Physical Therapist/Assistant (PT)

Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD)

Other Boards Coming Soon!


Register for 100% Online courses and work at your own pace! 

Individual Course Information

Domestic Violence (2 HR/3 HR) 

Course Code: CWE 0001

Section: 4

Approval Codes: EC, OT, ND, DT, NHA, CSW, MW

Cost: $12.00

Description:

The purpose of this course is to educate healthcare professionals on the dynamics of domestic violence, including the effects on adult, youth, elderly and LGBT victims, the cycle of violence and risk issues, legal remedies for protection, community resources and victim services, reporting requirements, and model protocols for addressing domestic violence.

Note: This course awards 3 CEUs to CSW & MW Licensees

HIPAA for Medical Professionals (1 HR)

Course Code: CWE0001

Section: 6

Approval Codes: OT, ND, DT, NHA, CSW, MW

Cost: $10.00

Description:

This course educates healthcare professionals on the uses, requirements, and proper disclosure of protected health information. It informs students on what HIPAA entails as well as safeguarding protocols and the effects on the healthcare provider. 

HIV/Bloodborne Pathogens (3 HR)

Course Code: CWE0001

Section: 5

Approval Codes: CL, ND, EMS, NHA, MT, OT, PT, RC, AT, PM, AP, EC, APD, DT, MW, CSW

Cost: $15.00

Description:

This self-paced, non-credit online course teaches you about a variety of blood borne pathogens, modes of infection, safety procedures to be observed when dealing with possible blood borne pathogens, how to counsel people infected with blood borne pathogens and more. It can also provide a foundation of knowledge related to HIV and Bloodborne Pathogens to other occupations such as police officers, correctional officers, mental health workers, non-medical care takers, and others. It also meets the standards found in Florida Statue Chapter 381.0035 for a variety of direct care including those individuals employed or subcontracted through the State of Florida - for Persons' with Disabilities (APD) and other human service employees. 

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Prevention of Medical Errors (2 HR)

Course Code: CWE0001

Section: 7

Approval Codes: EC, OT, ND, PT, DT, NHA

Cost: $12.00

Description:

This introductory course educates healthcare professionals on how to define, recognize and prevent medical errors. It also informs students on how to recognize error-prone situations and identify processes to improve patient outcomes. 

Recognizing Impairment in the Workplace (2 HR)

Course Code: CWE0001

Section: 8

Approval Codes: OT, DT, ND, NHA, CSW, MW

Cost: $12.00

Description:

This course educates healthcare professionals on how to identify, understand, and provide support for coworkers experiencing impairment in the workplace. Itnforms students on how to report impaired practitioners and discuss proper treatment programs in order to aid the practitioner and promote reentry to the workplace.

Mental Health First Aid (8 HR)

Workshop Postponed [Call for New Dates]

What: 2-Day In-Person Workshop

Cost: $129.00

Description:

Improving the public’s knowledge of mental health and substance use problems and connecting people with care for their mental health or substance use problems is the focal point of this course. It will provide students with a five-step action plan to help loved ones, colleagues, neighbors and others cope with mental health or substance use problems until professional treatment is obtained or the crisis resolves.

For more information check out our Mental Health First Aid page!  

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Questions? Contact us today at Onlinetraining@tcc.fl.edu or (850) 201-6240.

Online Healthcare Certificate Education (Ed2go)

Certified Medical Transcriptionist (6 Months)

Description:

Medical transcriptionists serve a vital purpose in documenting patient diagnoses and care during medical procedures. If you are interested in receiving medical transcriptionist training and earning a career as a Certified Medical Transcriptionist, check out this 100% online course!

Job Outlook:

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, medical transcriptionist jobs are expected to grow between now and 2029. The range for this position is between $16.05 to $19 per hour.

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Medical Terminology (6 Months)

Description:

Medical terminology is the foundation of all medicine and all healthcare careers. It is the basis of medical communication. In this 100% online course you will learn to speak and use medical terms. Your enhanced understanding of the human body and how it is described will establish the baseline for your career in healthcare.

Job Outlook:

Medical terminology forms the basis for healthcare careers, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there will be a 15% increase in demand between now and 2029. The average annual income for healthcare practitioners and technical occupations is $68,190.

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Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (6 Months)

Description:

Electronic health records specialists are critical to patient care. This 100% online course will train you to use Electronic Health Record systems and prepare you to pass the Certified Electronic Health Records (CEHR) certification exam.

Job Outlook:

Electronic Health Records Specialists earn approximately $33,000 a year on average, and the demand is expected to grow by 13.5% between now and 2026.

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Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist + Medical Terminology (6 Months)

Description:

Electronic health records specialists are critical to patient care. This 100% online course will train you to use Electronic Health Record systems and prepare you to pass the Certified Electronic Health Records (CEHR) certification exam.

Job Outlook:

Electronic Health Records Specialists earn approximately $33,000 a year on average, and the demand is expected to grow by 13.5% between now and 2026.

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Medical Billing and Coding (12 Months)

Description:

Medical billing and coding is a rising star in the healthcare field today. This 100% online course will prepare you to start a career in this high-demand occupation and earn the medical billing and coding professional certification that best aligns with your interest and career goals. You’ll learn how to use the Healthcare Common procedure Coding System (HCPCS) and the CPT Category II and ICD-10 codes. Additionally, you’ll gain hands-on practice using medical billing and coding software. Upon course completion, you’ll receive a voucher for the certification exam of your choice: CPC, CCA or CBCS.

Job Outlook:

Medical billing and coding specialists earn an average annual salary of $40,350 and it is estimated that there will be at least 27,000 new jobs by 2026.

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Medical Billing Specialist (12 Months)

Description:

Medical Billing Specialists connect medicine with the legal and financial systems that support our healthcare system. In this comprehensive course bundle, you will learn the concepts and skills of medical coding and billing along with the legal and technical aspects of Electronic Health Records (EHR). Upon successful completion, you will be ready to take and pass the Certified Professional Biller (CPB) exam and the Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist (CEHRS) exam.

Job Outlook:

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for Medical Records and Health Information Specialists is expected to grow by 8% between now and 2029. Dental Office Managers make on average $37,440 per year, but there is an opportunity to make over $50,000.

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(CPPM) Medical Office Manager (18 Months)

Description:

Medical office managers are critical in any healthcare setting. This 100% online course will train you to manage the daily operations of a medical office, from scheduling appointments to updating health records. You will be prepared to become a Certified Physician Practice Manager (CPPM) exam, Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) and Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS).

Job Outlook:

The demand for medical and health service managers is expected to grow 18% over the next eight years. Some managers make just over $100,000.

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(CMAA) Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (6 Months)

Description:

Medical Administrative Assistants play a valuable role on any healthcare team, often handling a variety of organizational tasks that help with patient flow. The 100% online course will prepare you to work as a Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA).

Job Outlook:

The job opening for medical administrative assistants increases by 9-15% each year. On average, assistants earn $16.73 per hour.

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Certified Medical Administrative Assistant with Medical Billing and Coding (12 Months)

Description:

In the healthcare industry, it is an all-hands-on-deck mentality and support services are a necessity.  This 100% online course will prepare you for a career as a medical assistant with a focus on medical billing and coding. By the end of the course, you will be ready to pass the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) exam and the Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam.

Job Outlook:

Medical administrative assistants can earn up to $40,000 per year. The demand for this role is expected to continue to grow by 28% overall by 2028.

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Certified Medical Administrative Assistant + Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist + Medical Terminology (12 Months)

Description:

Interested in becoming a certified medical electronic health records specialist? Medical assistants use electronic health records (EHR) systems to track and manage patient care information. This 100% online course will train you for a career in healthcare and prepare you for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) and Certified Electronic Health Records (CEHR) certification.

Job Outlook:

Electronic Health Records Specialists earn approximately $49,000 a year on average, and the demand is expected to grow by 13.5% between now and 2026.

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(CCMA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (12 Months)

Description:

Clinical medical assistants combine clinical and procedural knowledge, working across the domain of health care facilities to aid inpatient treatments and operations. They are tasked with working directly with patients and supporting the work of doctors and other health care professionals. The 100% online course will prepare you to work as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA).

Job Outlook:

The job opening for clinical medical assistants increases by 9-15% each year. On average, assistants earn $16.73 per hour.

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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) + Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (12 Months)

Description:

Clinical medical assistants are tasked with helping facilitate patient care and managing logistical and documentation. In today’s technology-based healthcare system, clinical medical assistants need to use Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems as the central information hub for patient care. This 100% online course will prepare you to for the CCMA (Certified Clinical Medical Assistant) and CEHR (Certified Electronic Health Records) certification exams.

Job Outlook:

Clinical medical assistants earn approximately $49,000 a year on average, and this demand is expected to grow by 13.5% between now and 2026.

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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant for the Experienced CCMA (12 Months)

Description:

Clinical medical assistants work alongside doctors, nurses and health care providers to ensure the patient has an efficient medical experience. They may perform procedures such as injections, assist physicians with exams and educate patients as to their care regimes and health indicators. This 100% online course is specifically designed to prepare healthcare professionals who have been working in administrative roles as Certified Medical Administrative Assistants (CMAA) to take on clinical responsibilities and work directly in-patient care.

Job Outlook:

The job opening for certified clinical media assistants is expected to grow by 19% between now and 2029. On average, assistants earn $16.73 per hour.

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Dental Office Manager (18 Months)

Description:

Dental Office Managers ensure the smooth flow of patient care and business administration in a dentist's office. They communicate with patients, manage finances and human resources and oversee patient records and coding. This 100% online course will prepare you to serve as a Dental Office Manager, including office procedures along with dental terminology and anatomy. Upon successful completion of the course, you will be prepared to sit for the QuickBooks Certified User (QBCU) Exam and Microsoft Exams.

Job Outlook:

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for Administrative Service Managers is expected to grow by 6% between now and 2029. Dental Office Managers make on average $46,000 per year.

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Administrative Dental Assistant (6 Months)

Description:

Dental Assistants support patients and staff members in dental offices and clinics. Their work blends patient care with administrative duties to help make dental care as comfortable and smooth as possible. This 100% online course prepares you with the knowledge and skill to enter the dental assisting field as an entry-level Administrative Dental Assistant.

Job Outlook:

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for dental assistants is expected to grow by 7% between now and 2029. Dental Office Managers make on average $40,080 per year.

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Veterinary Office Manager (18 Months)

Description:

For pets and their caretakers, the veterinarian's office staff often does heroic work during a visit. A Veterinary Office Manager and their staff are responsible for managing stressed animals, assisting with procedures and ensuring the smooth flow of the medical and business aspects of the visit. In this 100% online course, you will prepare to serve as a veterinarian's assistant and office manager, including skills in handling animals and in handling matters of business in the vet's office. Upon successful completion, you will be prepared to sit for the Intuit QuickBooks Certified User (QBCU) exam and Microsoft exams.

Job Outlook:

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for veterinary professionals is expected to grow by 16% between now and 2029. Veterinary Professionals make on average $49,859 per year.

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Social Service Assistant (6 Months)

Description:

Social Service Assistants form a vital link between the professional staff, patients and their family members in long-term care (LTC) facilities. If you want a rewarding career helping less able members of our society, Social Service Assistant may be the choice for you. This 100% online course will prepare you to work as a Social Service Assistant.

Job Outlook:

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for Social and Human Services is expected to grow by 17% between now and 2029. Social Service Assistants make on average $35,060 per year.

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