New Pathways to Healthcare Careers at Robeson Community College

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New Pathways to Healthcare Careers at Robeson Community College

Robeson Community College is the recipient of a 2nd TAACCCT Grant, BOOST. The Better Occupational Outcomes with Simulation Training program will recruit students interested in entry-level healthcare fields. The program will use4 high-tech simulators and virtual reality to train students with no previous healthcare experience. Using this technology and online coursework students can earn one of a variety of certificates within two semesters.

MORE INFO ABOUT Better Occupational Outcomes with Simulated Training (BOOST) is an innovative program funded by the US Department of Labor. BOOST is a training program designed to enhance Robeson Community College’s commitment to provide students with new pathways to healthcare careers.  BOOST will select 48 students each semester to take part in a structured learning community.  The program will use high-tech simulators and virtual reality to train students with no previous healthcare experience.  Using this technology and online coursework, students can earn one of a variety of credentials within two semesters.

Student Benefits include:

  • Stackable Credentials
  • Simulation Training
  • Practice to mastery
  • Student Support Services
  • Academic Coaching
  • Job Readiness Preparation
  • Employer Engagement
  • Internships & Clinicals
  • Ladder to Employment
  • Pathways to Advanced Degrees & Certifications

 

Employer Engagement

  • Assistance with Development of Stimulation Training
  • Curriculum Development
  • Internships
  • Externships
  • Clinical Rotation Sites
  • Guest Speakers
  • Mock Interviews
  • Advisory Boards
  • Mentors
  • Mock Interviews

For more information contact Debbie Branch at: Phone: (910) 272-3351 or Email:debranch@robeson.edu

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