The schooling or training programs at California Southern College prepare students/trainees for employment in the medical/healthcare field. Such programs are designed for students seeking careers as healthcare support workers. They assist nurses, doctors, surgeons and pharmacists in performing important tasks related to illness diagnosis as well as monitoring and treating patients. Careers in healthcare are in demand and receive competitive wages. For many, a career in healthcare support may be the stepping stone for further advances and opportunities to develop and expand to achieve a higher salary and better work conditions. Certificate will be issued at the successful completion of each program.