Katie Fazio
Healthcare Continuing Education
Training Manager
Office: U-2002N
Phone: (815) 280-2463 
Email: mfazio@jjc.edu

Chris Chierigatti
Clerk, Health Care Continuing Education
Phone: (815) 280-2336
Office: U-2002N
E-mail: cchierig@jjc.edu

Allied Health 

Nursing assistant students in class 

Advanced Certified Nurse Assistant

A well-trained health care service professional may work closely with a registered nurse or LPN in any health facility. Patients will feel comfort in the professional care they receive.

Certified Nursing Assistant Training

The JJC Certified Nurse Assistant Program prepares students to administer patient care as a member of a nursing team in hospitals, nursing homes, home health agencies, and other extended care facilities. A nurse assistant will help with the routine care and treatment of persons who are sick, disabled, or infirm. For class schedules, expense list, and other related information, click on the semester of interest below.

All students interested in registering for NA 101 (Certified Nurse Assistant) must either view the online orientation and quiz (see PDF below) OR attend an in-person session prior to registering. Sessions will be held on the Main Campus, Building U (Health Professions Center), 1st floor auditorium. No registration is necessary. Sessions will last approximately 30-45 minutes. Dates/times are:

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 @ 12:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 16th, 2014 @ 4:00 p.m.

Monday, November 17th, 2014 @ 12:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014 @ 4:00 p.m.

*Once you have completed the orientation, please allow 1-2 business days before attempting to register. You will not receive any type of e-mail notification or approval. 

*Beginning with Fall 2014 classes, students must obtain their fingerprinting before the first day of class. Please see information below. 

Learn more about the Certified Nursing Assistant Training program

Phlebotomy Technician

Students will attain all the necessary skills for entry-level placement as a phlebotomist through lecture, demonstration, and clinical experience. Proficiency will be demonstrated in all routine blood-drawing techniques, patient approach, patient identification, and professionalism. *There is a closed registration system for these classes; click on the semester of interest (PDF) below for more information.

CPR Instruction

Electrocardiography Technician


This training program is designed to prepare a student in non-invasive electrocardiography procedures, identifying rhythms, and performing 12-lead electrocardiograms. *There is a closed registration system for these classes; click on the semester of interest (PDF) below for more information. 

Learn more about the Electrocardiography Technician program

Radiologic Technology

Contact Meg Kemper at (815) 280-2247 or email mkemper@jjc.edu for more information.

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