• Community Health Pathway-Allied Health

    Students who are interested in becoming a teacher or pursuing a career in education would be a great fit for this program. With Pennsylvania currently projecting a teacher shortage, Teacher Leadership Academy (TLA) offers students real-world experience in Chester County school districts that will help set them apart as they pursue a career in education. This program prepares students to pursue post-secondary opportunities upon successful completion.

    Sample Career Skills
    • Gain hands-on experience through rotations across a wide variety of clinical settings, which may include: hospitals, ambulances, extended care, clinics and outpatient settings
    • Learn about infection control and isolation precautions, such as: gowning, gloving and masking
    • Learn proper body mechanics for patient transfer techniques
    • Measure and record vital signs, such as: taking temperatures, pulse, respirations and blood pressure
    • Perform CPR
    • Learn the medical terminology and communication skills necessary to engage with members of the community and medical staff
    • Practice academic and writing skills, such as: clinical reflections, research paper and APA style, which gives students a competitive advantage in post-secondary pursuits

     

  • Certifications (5) 

    OSHA 10 Hours

    American Heart Association CPR for Health Care Providers

    CPR & AED for Adult, Child, Infant

    HIPAA

    FEMA National Incident Command (NIMS) 100, 200, 700, 800

     

    College Credits (3)

    Earn up to 3 college credits.
     
    Click here for more information on opportunities to earn college credit.
     
     

    Workplace Opportunities (4) 

    Placement opportunities include: the Coatesville Veterans Affairs Medical Center and more