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Continuing Education Courses

Online Courses

HPM150 CRN22332- Chiropractic Assistant Training (2 credits) 
12 CEU's  online course
Course Starts February 9, 2008 

This course prepares individuals for entry-level positions in Chiropractic Clinics and includes both administrative and clinical procedures using chiropractic principles,  knowledge of the management of common diseases, basic anatomy, history taking, adminsistrative duties including recordkeeping and professional standards of conduct.

The Chiropractic Assistant Program has one primary required course and two optional courses.  However, the two optional courses are not online courses. 

In the State of Arizona, Chiropractors have two special modality certifications, physiotherapy and acupuncture.  The State requires all Chiropractic Assistants that work in clinics that offer these modalities to have 12 hours of training in each modality.  The two optional courses in this program are designed to meet these requirements.

This program is designed to meet all of the requirements of the State of Arizona Board of Chiropractic Examiners.  This program will also qualify for Arizona Massage Therapy Continuing Education credits. 

Medical Terminology for Massage Therapists (1 credit)
12 CEU's online course

Summer 2008

This course is a study of the structure and components of medical terminology.  Course includes an overview of basic medical terminology and a more detailed view of the specific medical terminology that massage therapists are likely to encounter through contact with Chiropractic Doctors, Orthopedic Doctors, other medical personnel and patients.

Ethics for Massage Therapists (.25 credits)
4 CEU's online course
May 2008

To register for classes you will need:

  1. proof of Arizona Residency and US citizenship

Mail these together with payment to:

Central Arizona College
Corporate Center - HealthCEU
540 N. Camino Mercado, Casa Grande, AZ 85222

Qualifying documents for proof of Arizona Residency and proof of citizenship a photo copy of one of the following:

  • Arizona Drivers License
  • Birth Certificate
  • Green Card
  • Visa

additional information about registration  

For additional information call 520-494-6615 or send an email to:

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Central Arizona College - District Office 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 Phone: 800-237-9814