Behavioral Health Technician

Are you seeking a new position and enjoy helping people?  Students in the CFCC Continuing Education Department Behavioral Health Technician course will be trained in basic core skills needed to provide support services to clients in a variety of settings, such as mental health facilities/agencies, foster homes, homeless shelters, prisons, schools, and other human service organizations.  Students will be exposed to a variety of organizations via field trips and guest speakers in this 153 hour course.  Students will learn to provide rehabilitation services and interventions necessary for their clients to achieve rehabilitative, sobriety, and recovery goals. Students will be trained in crisis intervention to minimize the occurrence of emergency situations. Upon completion, students will be certified in North Carolina Interventions (NCI), First Aid/CPR, and Person Centered Thinking. Coursework will also fulfill Community Awareness Program (CAP) credentials.  Classes will begin on February 4th and run until June 5th.   The class meets on Mondays & Wednesdays from 6pm-9:30pm and one Saturday per month from 9am until 2:30pm on the CFCC North Campus on Blue Clay Road.  The cost is $178.  For additional information or to register, contact:  tcriser@cfcc.edu or (910) 362-7319.  Pre-registration is required