Medical Assisting

The Medical Assisting Program incorporates the six Medical Assisting Core Courses in its curriculum, as well as the Phlebotomy Technician and Electrocardiograph Technician courses with the goal of producing multi-skilled medical assistants who are highly favored in the health care industry. The hours required to complete this multiple-certification program of study are as follows:                                               

Medical Assisting Courses         810 Hours

Phlebotomy                                135 Hours

ECG Skills                                 135 Hours

                                 TOTAL HOURS 1,080 Hours


The program will begin each year in August and will end the following June. Classes meet Monday – Friday from 8:00am – 2:30pm. Students must complete 810 hours of academic instruction, and clinical, laboratory, and administrative skills training, followed with a minimum of 270 hours of clinical internship in a medical clinic to qualify for national certification in Medical Assisting (120 hours), ECG (30 hours) and Phlebotomy (120 hours).

Title IX ADA 504 Notice 

Boone Career & Technical Center (BCTC) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability, age, or marital status in any of its policies, procedures or practices as required by Title IX, Section 504, and ADA regulations. For inquiries concerning Title IX, please contact the BCS Safe Schools Director Anthony Tagliente at 304-369-8276 or For inquiries concerning 504/ADA, please contact the Director of Exceptional Children Mary Knapp, at 304-369-8245 or Inquiries may also be submitted in writing to the following Director’s at Boone County Schools 69 Avenue B Madison, WV 25130.

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