Allied health class is a skilled career technology program offering information and the use of scientific skills related to jobs and careers in the health Field. The class allows internships on the job with many health-care employers (such as Garrett Memorial Hospital and Goodwill Convalescent Home) working with trained professionals.
Students are prepared to enter college with a broad view of actual work experiences in their chosen field after completion of this one year program. Many enter into college for degrees as registered nurses, physicians, X-rays technicians, etc. Tests are offered to all students for national certification as a nurse's assistant which allows them to begin employment at an entry level position anywhere in the United States in the health care field. Students are eligible to sit for geriatric nursing assistant certification upon completion of the course.