The Continuing Education Division of Carolinas College of Health Sciences offers programs and workshops that will allow you to gain valuable hands-on experience. The continuing education hours can help you maintain your certification and licensure or just get you started on your new career path in healthcare.

Anesthesia Technician

The Anesthesia Technician (AT) program is a 36-week, non-credit, online program. Anesthesia technicians assist nurse anesthesists and anesthesiologists in the administration of anesthesia, provide airway management interventions, control anesthesia levels, and monitor patients during surgical procedures. Learn more about the Anesthesia Technician Program.

Healing Touch

Healing Touch is an energy therapy in which practitioners consciously use their hands in a heart-centered and intentional way to support and facilitate physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health. Learn more about the Healing Touch Program.

Life Support Education

The Center for Life Support Education, a department of Carolinas HealthCare System, offers American Heart Association (AHA)-approved basic and advanced life support training to employees, students, and the general community. Learn more about the Life Support Classes.

Nurse Aide

Carolinas College offers both the Nurse Aide I and II courses. Nurse aides provide basic patient care including feeding, dressing, grooming, and physical support while assisting patients to perform daily living activities. Nurse Aide Program I & II.


The phlebotomist is an integral part of laboratory medicine. Phlebotomists draw blood for tests, transfusions, donations or research and collect other fluid or tissue samples. Learn more about the Phlebotomy Program.

Specialist in Blood Bank Technology/Transfusion Medicine

Specialists in blood banking are knowledgeable in all aspects of blood banking, transfusion medicine, hematopoietic, cellular and gene therapies, and tissue transplantation. This is a 12-month, non-credit online program for individuals currently employed in the blood bank field. Learn more about the Blood Bank Technology/Transfusion Medicine Program.


Carolinas College of Health Sciences offers a variety of workshops to take your career to the next level. We specialize in "hands-on" skills that will enhance patient care. Check out the different classes and add these tools to your toolkit!