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Dental Assisting, A.A.S.See Details
Are you looking for Dental Assistant schools in Georgia? Do you want to become a dental assistant? Then consider one of FORTIS’ many dental assistant programs. Duties of a dental assistant are among the most comprehensive and varied in the dental office. Dental assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties. These tasks require both interpersonal and technical skills.
At FORTIS College in Smyrna, GA, our dental assistant program will provide you with hands-on strategies and techniques to work in the treatment or operation room directly with the dentist. Students will be shown how to work chair-side as dentists examine and treat patients, as well as dental specialty practices Dental Assistants can work in private and group dental practices, mobile dental units, insurance companies, hospitals, nursing homes, dental school clinics, and public and private health facilities.View on provider's website
Dental Hygienist, A.A.S.See Details
If you’re searching for dental hygienist schools in GA, FORTIS is located in Smyrna, GA near Atlanta! To become a dental hygienist, you must be licensed as an oral health professional to provide educational, preventive, and clinical therapeutic services to the public. At FORTIS, our dental hygiene program prepares students to sit for a licensure exam after graduation to qualify to work as an entry-level hygienist. This can be an excellent career path for those with the aptitude and desire to get the proper training.
The duties of a dental hygienist include teaching patients how to practice good oral hygiene; examining teeth and gums; recording the presence of oral diseases or abnormalities; removing calculus, stains and plaque from teeth; taking and developing dental x-rays; applying cavity-preventive agents, and placing temporary fillings and periodontal dressings.View on provider's website
Medical Assisting CertificateSee Details
Medical assistant programs in Georgia teach students to perform routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices and clinics of physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors, and optometrists running smoothly. FORTIS offers a medical assisting program designed to provide you with knowledge and skills necessary for entry-level employment as a medical assistant in a medical office or clinic, with skills in office administration, computer, and clinical areas.
The demand for medical assistants is growing at an exceptional rate and doctors are increasingly relying on medical assistants to help with various patient care needs. Contact FORTIS medical assistant schools in GA today for more information!View on provider's website
Medical Records and Health Information Technician
Medical Office Administration CertificateSee Details
Upon completion of our Medical Office Training in Georgia, you will have obtained the skills to work in a dental or medical office setting. Learn how to properly manage records management, bookkeeping, billing and collection, transcription, patient data collection, appointment scheduling, written correspondence, and more.
At FORTIS, the Medical Office Administration program trains students to acquire the skills and capabilities in a variety of medical office assistant procedures, and the skills necessary for entry-level employment in a medical practice. The medical office administration training skills acquired include bookkeeping, billing and collection, records management, patient data collection, keyboarding, transcription, word processing, appointment scheduling, written correspondence and telephone techniques.
Upon completion of the medical office assistant training, students will be qualified to assume entry-level careers as a medical office assistant, medical secretary, medical biller/collector, and insurance claims processor performing the medical office duties described above.View on provider's website
Pharmacy Technician CertificateSee Details
Pharmacy Technicians are trained health care professionals who work in both hospitals and retail pharmacies under the supervision of a pharmacist. Pharmacy Technicians prepare and fill prescriptions under the direction of a pharmacist, issue medications, and label and store supplies.
Graduates of this pharmacy tech program will have learned the basic aspects of pharmacy practice, including reading, filling and distributing prescriptions. Our pharmacy technician program students will understand the legal responsibilities of a pharmacy for record maintenance and the handling of various categories of drugs, and they will know basic pharmaceutical calculations, medications, common drug interactions and their side effects and pharmaceutical agents and their uses.View on provider's website
Public Service Industry
EMTs and Paramedics
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) CertificateSee Details
For a career in the emergency medical services field, the EMS training program at Fortis may be your best choice as the way to enter the field. The Fortis program educates students with the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at an advanced life support level so they can pursue a career working with an ambulance service, fire department or hospital after graduation.
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is a critical part of the healthcare team and the community in general. Those who work in the emergency medical field as first responders are often called Emergency Medical Technicians or EMTs. Upon completion of the EMS program at Fortis, students will be able to properly assess, manage, and transport patients at an Advanced Life Support Level of competence.
At Fortis, our schools with EMS programs feature a full range of emergency medical first responder equipment. Students learn in lecture classrooms, medical and computer laboratories, and in off-site hospital environments. We also have equipped ambulances for hands-on training. Our classroom and learning resource centers contain journals, resource materials, and numerous titles related to various aspects of emergency medical serviceswill expose students to the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care.View on provider's website
Paramedic CertificateSee Details
For a career in the emergency medical services field, a paramedic / EMT training program may be your best choice as the way to enter the field. FORTIS conveniently has schools in Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Ohio and Pennsylvania that offer programs to educate students with the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at an advanced life support level so they can pursue a career working with an ambulance service, fire department or hospital after graduation.
Paramedics are a critical part of the healthcare team and the community in general. Upon completion of the Paramedic program at FORTIS, students will be able to prepare for licensure to properly assess, manage, and transport patients at an Advanced Life Support Level of competence.
At FORTIS, our programs feature a full range of emergency medical first responder equipment and expert EMT training. Students learn in lecture classrooms, medical and computer laboratories, and in off-site hospital environments. We also have equipped ambulances for hands-on training. Our classroom and learning resource centers contain journals, resource materials, and numerous titles related to various aspects of emergency medical services will expose students to the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care.View on provider's website
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration CertificateSee Details
At FORTIS HVAC schools in GA, you can learn the computerized diagnostics to service and repair commercial refrigeration, gas heat, heat pumps and air conditioning to be trained to become an HVAC technician, HVAC installer or HVAC mechanic.
The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC) program prepares the student for entry-level employment as an HVAC Technician. HVAC Technicians work as mechanics and/or installers. The HVAC technician training includes a phase in computerized diagnostics covering commercial refrigeration, gas heat, heat pumps, and air conditioning.
As a technician in the Heating, Ventilating, AC and Refrigeration field, you will work to maintain a healthy, comfortable environment in all types of buildings from residential to commercial. HVAC program graduates will apply theory and principles learned in the class and lab settings that will help you to develop, select, operate and test heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment.View on provider's website
Welding Technician CertificateSee Details
The Welding Technician program is designed to train individuals for entry into the field of welding as industrial welders, welding apprentices or check welders. Our Pennsylvania, Georgia, and Ohio welding programs have been developed to instruct students in mathematics and welding print reading in order to enhance their understanding of the basic requirements of the job. Welding symbols are also studied.
The use of destructive and non-destructive testing will ensure students have a thorough understanding of what constitutes a quality weld. As students master the various welding procedures, their training is tested along the way. Enroll in your welding program today at our Smyrna, Georgia location.View on provider's website
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2140 South Cobb Drive
Smyrna, GA 30080-1348