Workforce Development

Allied Health Services

NCCC offers a variety of short and long-term non-credit training programs in the areas of allied health. The term allied health refers to a group of diverse health care professionals who perform essential work in collaboration with those in medicine, nursing, and dentistry. Our students work in a wide range of health related careers including: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Pharmacy Technician, and Sterile Processing Technician.

  • Infection Control – Web-based, enrollment is open
  • Medical Billing Certification Preparation Dates TBA
    Exam: $625, includes Medical Billing Certification Preparation Classes, Power Weekend Study Guide Review Book and Certification Exam 

  • Medical Terminology – Tuesdays, September 3 - November 5, 2019, 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Universal language used by healthcare professionals. $450 

  • Understanding Health Insurance Wednesdays, September 4 - November 6, 2019; AND Tuesdays & Wednesdays November 12 - December 18, 2019  5:00 p.m. - 9:00p.m.  Highlights the concepts and procedures required to prepare and submit accurate health insurance claims. $750

  • Medisoft – Tuesdays and Wednesdays, January 7, 2020 - January 22, 2020, 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Medical billing software used by health care professionals (Understanding Health Insurance is prerequisite). $550 

  • Microsoft Office – Thursdays, September 5, 2019 - January 16, 20205:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Beginning through intermediate commands, Word and Excel applications. $700

     *** Classes are part of our Medical Billing Program.  Enroll in them one at a time or select individual classes to enhance your career --- Classes are offered twice per year.   Complete Medical Billing Program $2350

    Medical Coding CCA Certification Prep – Available only online https://niagaracc.theknowledgebase.org/connect-anytime-online/catalog/healthcare-and-allied-health
  • Pharmacy Technician September 9, 2019 - November 25, 2019, Monday and Wednesday, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    Cost: $750
    PTCE Certification Exam, $129.00

  • Sterile Processing Technician  November 12, 2019 - January 23, 2020  Classes meet twice per week:
    6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Classroom portion is Tuesdays and Clinical on Mondays, Wednesdays OR Thursdays at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center in Niagara Falls, NY (choose ONE)

    Cost: $825, plus books (approx. $175 online at www.sterileprocessing.org)
    The course prepares students for the CBSPD exam for SPD Technician Certification, visit www.sterileprocessing.org.

HS Diploma or GED required for registration

Registration: Click ENROLL NOW button above

Contact Workforce Development

Elzbieta Orlowski
Location: 3111 Saunders Settlement Rd.
Sanborn, NY 14132
Phone: 716-614-6236 or 716-614-6213
Email: workforce@niagaracc.suny.edu or eorlowski@niagaracc.suny.edu

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