Health Training

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Why Should You CLIMB?

From entry-level training to continuing education units (CEUs) for working professionals, CLIMB's Institute for Health Professionals offers a range of educational opportunities for health care professionals.

The health care industry is one of the most rapidly expanding fields in the country. With so many jobs available, we want to make sure you have the skills and tools necessary to excel. The Portland Community College - CLIMB Center offers a wide range of health training designed to help anyone gain the tools they need to break into the health care field We partner with experts in the health industry to provide current and advanced training for today’s practitioner.

We are based out of Portland, OR, and we proudly serve students locally, across the country and internationally. Health areas covered include subjects like nutritional therapy, herbalism, emergency medicine/critical care, and more. We are a training center for American Heart Association certification classes and teach both Certified Nursing Assistant 1 & 2 courses.

When it comes to preparing you for a career in the health care industry, you can always count on the Institute for Health Professionals at the Portland Community College - CLIMB Center to offer valuable resources. We provide the health training that you need to succeed in a health career. Browse our site to learn more about what CLIMB can do for you and give us a call today for more information about our health courses!


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AHA materials and NANP exams
Spring Term Highlights
Biology of Aging – Begins May 14
Foot and Nail Care – May 18
Intro to Intravenous Therapy – Begins May 12
Oregon Oral Radiology Proficiency Certification Prep – Begins April 4
Pain Management – April 13
Coming Summer Term 2015
Remote & Industrial Advanced Medic Program (RIAMP)
American Heart Association/Cardiology
Meet the highest standards through AHA continuing education courses. Supplement with relevant cardiology courses.
Business Office
Expand your professional career skills beyond your present day-to-day job requirements.
Conferences and Seminars
A partnership with health care experts to bring you the latest in research and learning.
Emergency Medicine/Critical Care
Topics relevant to emergency medicine including the Remote and Industrial Advanced Medic Program (RIAMP).
Entry-Level Training
Want a health care career but don’t have the experience? Start here!
Classes in herbal principles, therapeutic properties and practice in herbal healing systems.
Health Management Skill Training
Helping you and your organization to build deeper leadership capacity.
Nursing Assistant (CNA1/CNA2)
A certified nursing assistant works in a variety of health care settings to take care of patients
Nutritional Therapy
Classes for health professionals and individuals interested in nutritional science and natural, drug-free medicine.
Special Topics in Health Care
Stay the best in your field. Continuing Education for the broad spectrum of health care professionals.