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Classroom Certificate Courses

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Registration Information

To register for a Community and Professional Education course, complete a Course Registration Application Form and hand-carry, mail, or e-mail to vbhec@nsu.edu or fax to 757-368-4151.

Registrations are processed and confirmed when an application has been completed and a nonrefundable, nontransferable $50 registration fee is paid. This fee will be credited toward the total course fee.

If it becomes necessary for a student to withdraw from a course, a written request must be provided three (3) business days prior to the date the class begins in order to receive a full refund of course tuition less the $50 registration fee.

After the first class meeting, 50% of the tuition will be refundable, and after the second class meeting, there will be no refund of course tuition. Payment for courses may be made by check, money order, or credit card; cash is not accepted.

Registration Schedule

Continuous Registration is ongoing for 2018 Classes and Programs.

  • Medical Assistant Training Program

    Tuition: $3279

    Next class TBA, 2018
    Tuesday and Thursday classes

    Location: Virginia Beach Higher Education Center
    This program prepares students to be professional medical assistants dedicated to patient care management. Graduates are equipped to assist physicians with examinations and treatments, take medical histories, perform diagnostic tests, expose X-ray films, sterilize instruments and supplies, assist with minor surgery and administer medications. The program goal is to prepare competent entry-level medical assistants in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains. Tuition includes textbooks, supplies and national certification exam for Medical Assistant Certification (CMAC), EKG Technician Certification (ETC) and Phlebotomy Technician Certification (PTC).

    Contact Maggie Myers at (804) 381-5781 to register.‚Äč

    Course Information - pdf

  • Medical Billing and Coding - Introductory Class

    Tuition: $1150
    Books not included

    September 22, 2018 - January 19, 2019
    Saturday Class - 15 weeks – 75 hours

    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Location: Virginia Beach Higher Education Center

    These classes focus on learning the rules for the CPT, ICD-10-CM, and Level II HCPCS coding systems. It also includes applying the rules to code patient services and much, much more.

    Medical Billing Course - pdf
    Medical Billing and Coding Book - pdf

  • Medical Billing and Coding - Advanced Class

    Tuition: $1150 - Books not Included
    or $850.00 if Introduction Class was completed at VBHEC

    July 14 - September 10, 2018
    Saturday Class - 10 weeks – 50 hours

    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Location: Virginia Beach Higher Education Center

    These classes focus on learning the rules for the CPT, ICD-10-CM, and Level II HCPCS coding systems. It also includes applying the rules to code patient services and much, much more.

    Medical Billing Course - pdf
    Adv Medical Billing and Coding Book - pdf

  • Licensed Social Worker Exam Preparation

    Tuition: $150 - early registration
    $200 - after early registration dates

    Friday & Saturday Classes
    Next class TBD
    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Location: Virginia Beach Higher Education Center

    Sponsored by the Ethelyn R. Strong School of Social Work at NSU Additional information may be obtained by contacting Corey Beauford at 202-904-0029 or e-mail at inspired.consulting@yahoo.com.

    Social Work Exam Information - pdf

  • Paralegal Certificate Course

    Tuition: $1050.00

    Next Class Dates - September 10 - November 11, 2018
    Saturday Classes - 10 weeks

    Time: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 
    Location: Virginia Beach Higher Education Center

    A practical, hands-on intensive program in this rapidly growing career designed to train students in specific legal areas. The course consists of eight modules that focus on a particular aspect of the legal profession.

    Course Information - pdf

  • Paralegal Certificate Course - Advanced

    Tuition: $1050.00
    ($750 if Basic Course completed at VBHEC)

    Next Class Dates - September 11 - November 16, 2018
    Tuesday and Thursday - 8 weeks

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    Location: Virginia Beach Higher Education Center

    The Advanced Paralegal Studies Program is a course that supplements the 10-week Paralegal Studies Program.
    The Advanced course is directed toward persons who are currently employed by an attorney’s office or a governmental law-related office.

    Course Information - pdf

  • Pharmacy Technician Program Saturday Program

    Tuition: $1100.00
    Books & Classroom Materials Not Included

    September 8 - November 11, 2018
    Saturday Classes

    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Location: Virginia Beach Higher Education Center

    50 classroom hours / 10 Weeks
    Prepares the student for the State and National Pharmacy Certification Board Exams.

    Course Information - pdf

  • Pharmacy Technician Weekdays Program

    Tuition: $1100.00
    Books & Classroom Materials Not Included

    September 13 - November 15, 2018
    Thursday Classes

    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    Location: Virginia Beach Higher Education Center

    50 classroom hours / 10 Weeks
    Prepares the student for the State and National Pharmacy Certification Board Exams.

    Course Information - pdf

  • Phlebotomy Technician

    Tuition: $1250.00
    Books not included ($95)

    August 7 - October 11, 2018
    Tuesday & Thursday Classes

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    Location: Norfolk State University Nursing Building -

    60 Classroom Hours - Ten Weeks / 80 Hour Externship (both must be completed to receive certification)
    Registration is in person, only, with full payment of the $1250 course fee, on a first come basis. Telephone 757-368-4150 or 757-368-4155 for additional details.

    Course Information - pdf