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Continuing Healthcare

Healthcare Seminars

Throughout the year, Amarillo College offers a wide variety of continuing education seminars and conferences for healthcare professionals to help you get the professional CEU you need to keep your license current.


Healthcare Courses

The Center for Continuing Healthcare Education offers entry-level courses such as Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Medication Aide, PhlebotomyMassage Therapy, Mental Health Technician, EKG Technician and Telemetry Monitor Tech. These courses are designed to help students gain the necessary skills for entry-level jobs in a short amount of time. Most of the entry level courses can be completed in 12 weeks or less. Other courses offered by the Center for Continuing Healthcare Education include  IV Therapy and TechniqueBLS Provider and CPR/First Aid.

Many of our programs require mandatory immunizations, a criminal background check, and a drug screen before being able to register, the cost is $100.00 to submit these requirements. Everything will be ordered and submitted through the Complio Website.  Please see the program pages for more details and prerequisites. 

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Continuing Nursing Education

The Center for Continuing Healthcare Education is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Nurses practicing in the state of Texas are required to complete 20 hours of Continuing Nursing Education every two years. 

The Center for Continuing Healthcare Education is approved to provide CNE, CEU for LPC/LMFT/LMSW and general CEU. Through college affiliates we offer the following credits:

  • TCOLE (law enforcement)
  • CJAD (adult probation)
  • TJPC (juvenile probation)
  • TCBAP (substance abuse)
  • MCLE (state bar/attorneys)
  • CPE (continuing professional education)

The Center for Continuing Healthcare Education also offers credits provided by outside accrediting agencies such as TPTA (Texas Physical Therapy Association). These credits are obtained as appropriate to the specific conference.

Co-Sponsorship Opportunities

The Center for Continuing Healthcare Education strives to provide quality healthcare education in partnership with local and regional healthcare entities. Partners include BSA, Northwest Texas Hospital, the Amarillo VA Healthcare System and many other healthcare organizations within the region. Please contact Melissa Burns at (806) 356-3650 or by email at if you or your company is interested.