The purpose of this program is to provide an atmosphere of unified learning and skills development, through classroom instruction and "on-the-job" experience, assuing a lifelong earing opportunity as a Certified Medical Assistant to a diverse community.
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)
American Association of Medical Assistants
Earn while learning new skills on how to become a Certified Medical Assistant through real work experience. Registered apprenticeship programs combine paid employment with no-cost training. Completing training and earning an industry certification elevates an apprentice's hourly pay rate and their status within the skilled trade community.
Unlike other career training programs offered at Osceola Technical College, apprentices are selected to participate by employers/sponsors based on criteria specifically defined in the standards of registered apprenticeship programs approved by the U.S. Department of Labor and Florida Department of Education.
Kissimmee (Main Campus)
2000 hours of on the job learning
784 Classroom hours
Estimated Program Cost:
Apprentices enrolled at public institutions are exempt from paying fees including application, registration, tuition, and lab fees. A written agreement between the apprentice and employer ensures the apprentice becomes skilled in the occupation