Chicago Community Learning Center

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APPROVED BY IBHE

  

Certificate of approval to operate issued by:

Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE)
1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza,
Suite 333
Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377

About CCLC

Vision

The vision of the Chicago Community Learning Center is to assist individuals to become self-sufficient through career-focused vocational training with a spirit of excellence.

Mission

The Chicago Community Learning Center cares for our students and create an educational environment that facilitates strong educational outcomes. Indeed we claim your dreams, goals, and challenges as our own. Regardless of your personal education and career goals, you can count on the caring faculty and staff at CCLC. The Chicago Community Learning Center strives to offer career-oriented and certified training in a variety of areas with a focus on healthcare disciplines. 

Goals and Objectives

The Chicago Community Learning Center goals and objectives are to empower graduates with superior skills and utmost training to be the best allied healthcare professionals they can be:

  • To provide a diverse faculty qualified by education, experience, continuing education and on-going professional development in the medical or allied healthcare field(s) for which they are assigned to teach;
  • To prepare students fully for entry-level employment in the student’s selected allied healthcare field;
  • To enable student attainment of knowledge through lecture, examinations and evaluations;
  • To ensure student achievement of competency-based clinical skills through laboratory training within the institution an clinical training utilizing internship facilities;
  • To assist students in gaining workplace and life skills, study techniques, test taking techniques, and effective utilization of CCLC’s faculty and staff and programs.
  • To prepare students to take the appropriate certification / licensure examinations for their chosen allied healthcare career; and to guide and prepare students or their job search by providing opportunities to learn interviewing techniques, develop electronic communications, and prepare a professional resume.

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Our Programs

Healthcare

 

Nurse Aide Program & CPR

144.5 Hours 8 Weeks
100 Hours Theory + 40 Hours Clinical

Tuition:  $1,635

Objective
The Nurse Assistant Certificate Program prepares students for employment in long -term care facilities, home health agencies, and hospitals where basic bed side nursing care is needed. Classroom instruction includes an introduction to healthcare, infection control, basic nursing skills, body structure and function, and the job seeking process, within an introduction to computer skills, as it relates to the health care industry. Students participate in clinical activities under the supervision of the instructor. All OBRA (Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act) Skill Standards are included into this competency-based curriculum.

Students are required to pass the Illinois State Certification Exam for Certified Nursing Aide to work as such in the State of Illinois. For more information, please visit Illinois Nurse Aide Registry website(http://www.nurseaidetesting.com)



Phlebotomy Technicians & CPR

104.5 Hours 6-8 Weeks

Tuition:  $1,850

Objective
This course is an introductory course designed to teach students basic phlebotomy skills and the proper preparation, labeling, and transportation of specimens to the laboratory. It will also discuss the different tubes used for collecting blood specimens and the order that these specimens are collected. The collection of non-blood specimens will also be discussed. The student will be taught manual skills in doing venipuncture and dermal punctures.

This course prepares you for the following license certification exam:
* CPT: Certified Phlebotomy Technician from NHA(National Health-Careers Association) or AMCA(American Medical Certification Association)


 

EKG Technicians & CPR

104.5 Hours 6-8 Weeks

Tuition:  $1,850

Objective
EKG Technician involves the study of the principles of basic and advanced electrocardiography to prepare the technician to perform non-invasive cardiac testing procedures in a healthcare setting under the supervision of a nurse or physician. It includes basic anatomy and physiology with emphasis on the cardiovascular and respiratory systems, interpretation of basic electrocardiograms, the different types of arrhythmias, as well as interpretation of the EKG tracings of life-threatening arrhythmias. It will also teach the student to perform basic electrocardiographic procedures, and perform non-invasive cardiac testing procedures under the supervision of physician or a nurse

This course prepares you for the following certification exam:   * CET: Certified EKG/ECG Technician from NHA(National Health-Careers Association) or AMCA(American Medical Certification Association) 



Medical Terminology & CPR

104.5 Hours 6-8 Weeks

Tuition:  $1,625

Medical Terminology is offered to compliment or enhance the skills of the medical professional. Students learn the correct pronunciation, spelling and definition of medical terms used for describing anatomy and physiology, diagnostic and treatment modalities, and current pharmacological therapies. This enables them to work with doctors, diagnostic clinics, hospitals, surgical teams, emergency personnel, insurance companies, and forensic labs.

Certificate of completion is awarded from CCLC at the end of the program



Medical Billing & Coding & CPR (EMR)

104.5 Hours 6-8 Weeks

Tuition:  $1,850

Objective
This program will provide the student with knowledge in processing electronic insurance claims and patient billing services for medical doctors, chiropractors, dentists, physical therapists, and other health care providers. It also includes the use of a medical billing software that would assist them in preparing the claims and billing documents electronically.

This course prepares you for the following certification exam:
* CBCS Certified Billing and Coding Specialist from NHA(National Health-Careers Association) or AMCA(American Medical Certification Association)


 

Pharmacy Technicians & CPR

104.5 Hours 6-8 Weeks

Tuition:  $1,900

Objective
This program provides education and training for an entry level employment in community pharmacies, hospital pharmacies or other healthcare facilities that employ pharmacy technicians. The course will include lectures on preparing, packaging, and labeling medications; filling prescriptions and dispensing orders from doctors and other healthcare professionals who are allowed to prescribe. Basic pharmaceutical calculations are also included in the course. Legal considerations in the field of Pharmacy will also be discussed, as well as ethical and moral standards, customer relations, and how to refer to pharmacists regarding patients’ questions on their medications.

This course prepares you for the following National exam:
* CPHT: Certified Pharmacy Technician from NHA(National Health-Careers Association) or AMCA(American Medical Certification Association)


 Pharmacy Technicians & CPR            Tuition cost $1,900
 

CPR/AED/BLS Courses

             4.5 hours  $90

The goal of Chicago Community learning Center’s CPR/AED/BLS courses is to help you gain, or maintain, the core knowledge, skills, and confidence necessary to provide effective emergency care until professional emergency medical care is available.

This course prepares you to achieve Health Care Provider CPR certification from American Heart Association 

Customer Service

 

Hospitality One

100 Hours 10-14 Weeks

 Tuition:  $2,650

Objective
The Hospitality Ione Program provides the foundation for a successful experience and hospitality career by:
Focusing on employability traits deemed essential by the industry.
Emphasizing personal leadership development.
Developing an understanding of other cultures, traditions and beliefs, to perform more effectively in a multicultural workplace.

Certificates
Students will receive a certificates for Customer Service Specialist in the Hospitality Program from AHLEI American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute.


Hospitality Two

100 Hours 10-14 Weeks

 Tuition:  $2,650

Objective
The Hospitality two program will bring a student to the next level in the industry, readying them for management and leadership roles. Upon completion of course student will certify in four areas that meet there career goals.

This program builds upon the Hospitality Supervisor Certificate and prepares students for advanced level employment as a member of a management team in the hospitality industry. This certificate emphasizes the development and application of managerial and leadership skills. Students acquire skills in menu design, cost control, and continuous improvement.

Certificates
Students will receive a certificate from AHLEI American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute for the Menu, Marketing and Management course, Hospitality Supervision course and the Cost Control course. Completion of this certificate will qualify the student to apply for the NRAEF ManageFirst Diploma, which is a nationally recognized industry credential.


ESL

100 Hours 6-8 Weeks

 Tuition:  $1,700

Objective
The ESL (English as a Second Language) content-specific program helps learners improve their English skills while building on academic, workplace and settlement skills with the classroom teacher. Designed for students with very limited English speaking skills and limited reading and writing skills in their first language who are trying to enter the workforce The ESL program provides the English Language Learner (ELL) the opportunity to grasp the academic, social, and cultural aspects of the English language through the teaching of reading, writing, spelling, and listening.

Computing

 

Microsoft Basic Office Computer Skills

100 Hours 6-8 Weeks

 Tuition:  $1,700

Objective
This program will encompass the basic computer skills in Office 2013. Students will learn the following 2013 Microsoft Office Applications: Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint. Upon completion, students will be prepared to take the MOS Specialist Exams.

Certificate of completion is awarded from CCLC at the end of the program.


A+ 112

100 Hours 6-8 Weeks

 Tuition:  $2,670

Objective
A+ program is intended to prepare the student to support enterprise, corporate, or service provider’s equipment and networks as a IT Technician. The content of this class includes all of the topics published by CompTIA for the A+ Computer IT Technician. This class has 70% lab work in CITC’s lab. Each lab is developed to support the advertised A+ certification objective while integrating real life applications and projects.

Certification exams are administered CompTIA IT Certifications

                     

Network+ 113

100 Hours 6-8 Weeks

 Tuition:  $1,970

Objective
Network+ program is designed to prepare you to take and pass the CompTIA Network+ exam. The Network+ exam has become the leading introductory-level network certification available today. The program provides students the opportunity to learn technical skills necessary to install, configure, design, manage, administer, maintain and troubleshooting of common wired and wireless network devices. Also included are emerging technologies such as unified communications, mobile, cloud, and virtualization technologies.

Certification exams are administered CompTIA IT Certifications.



CCLC COURSE CATALOG

CCLC COURSE CATALOG 2018 (pdf)

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Institutional Disclosure Statements

Copy of IBHE Institutional Disclosures 2018 Healthcare (pdf)

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cclctraining.org

4753 N Broadway St # 602, Chicago, IL 60640

CHICAGO Main Campus: 773.506.1503
CHICAGO (Little Village): 3948 W 26th St, Chicago, IL 60623 p: 773.801.0816 WAUKEGAN 222 N County St B, Waukegan, IL 60085 p: 847.672.8585

Hours

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: 9am - 4pm

Sunday: Closed