CMTN Micro-credentials

Explore Health Careers

Explore the field of health and prepare for an education and career in the healthcare industry.

Upon completion of this micro-credential, work with a CMTN educational advisor to assist with your transition into a career program in Health Services

We have received funding from BC Government to run this as a pilot in the Winter 2021 semester. Tuition is $99.

Course delivery

Note that courses are offered in partnership with Ed2Go, CMTN's trusted partner in online Continuing Studies.

Requirements

To qualify for this micro-credential you must complete a minimum of 48 hours of course work:


Medical Math (Ed2Go)

You will master medical calculations in and engaging environment in these fun and practical lessons. You will gain the medical math skills you need for anything from calculating dosages to using scientific formulas. Whatever medical field you are in, the hands-on activities in this course will help you perform day-to-day math tasks quickly and easily.

You will brush up your basic math skills by reviewing fractions, decimals, and percentages. Then you will dive into measurement systems and conversions used in the medical field. You will do dosage calculations for oral, parenteral, and intravenous medications. You will explore three different methods you can use for dosage calculations. You will also learn an easy formula that you can apply to many dosage calculations. Then you will get an introduction to basic statistics and probability. You will find out how to interpret the latest medical findings for your patients. Whether you are new to the field of medicine or want to enhance your skills, this is the course for you. By the time you finish these lessons, you will have a solid grounding in basic medical math.

For more information about how ed2go courses work, please visit the Help tab on CMTN’s ed2go site.

Course number:
CEHLTH 262
Campuses offered:
  • Online
Price:
$175
Times:
Self-paced
Hours:
24
Register at:
the Register for Continuing Studies page. This course is offered online in partnership with ED2GO online.

Contact

For more information on micro-credentials at Coast Mountain College contact:

Meredith Findlay
Regional Program Assistant, Workforce Training
250.635.6511 Ext. 5217
mfindlay@coastmountaincollege.ca