Request More Information Request Program Information >

By clicking the “Get Information” button, I agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, available on this website, which I have read. I also agree UEI College and/or its agents may contact me via email and/or telephone, at any phone number I have provided, including via text, automatic telephone dialing system, and/or artificial or prerecorded voice, for any purpose, including marketing. I understand that I do not need to provide this consent as a condition to receive any good or service.

PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN

Florida Career College’s program is a career-focused technical school program that will give you the skills you need to pursue entry-level employment in the health care industry as Patient Care Technicians. As a leading vocational school, we strive to give you the relevant tools and hands-on experience in the classroom that you can directly apply to your future career.

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES

While in the Patient Care Technician program, not only will you gain hands-on experience in working directly with patients, but you’ll also learn about different technology and terminology used in the medical field. Some of the topics we cover in our Patient Care Technician career program include occupational therapy, radiology, respiratory and geriatric skills, advanced home health aide, and CPR training. As a Patient Care Technician, you will be working with patients face-to-face, so this program focuses on helping you deliver the best experience every single time. We work to current field standards so everything you learn here, will be directly applicable to your new job!

As part of this vocational school program, you will be involved in an 80-hour externship in a health care setting. Upon completion of the program, qualified graduates may take the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) state certification exam through the Florida Board of Nursing or the National Certified Patient Care Technician (NCPCT) exam offered by the National Center for Competency Training (NCCT).

CAREER OUTCOMES*

Our Patient Care Technician program provides the training you need for multiple positions across a myriad of fields. Some of these positions are:

  • Certified Medication Aide
  • Certified Nurse Aide
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Geriatric Nursing Assistant
  • Licensed Nursing Assistant
  • State Tested Nursing Assistant
NEXT STEPS

Fill out the form above if you have any questions or you’re ready to enroll in the Patient Care Technician program at Florida Career College, and a representative will call you to answer any of your questions We’re happy to do whatever we can to help you find the right vocational program and get you on the path to a great career. To connect with us even faster, call us right now at 877-852-7272! 

For more information on graduation rates and career placement, see our GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURES.

Contact Us Today To Learn More About Your Options
FIND A CAMPUS NEAR YOU

If you’re interested in taking advantage of a job in the healthcare field, apply to Florida Career College’s Patient Care Technician program today. Applying is easy: simply submit your request, speak with a representative, and experience the outstanding career education Florida Career College provides. With locations across multiple states, you’re sure to find a Patient Care Technician program that’s convenient to you. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.