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Iowa Valley Continuing Education offers certificate courses to prepare you for a variety of health careers and offers continuing education courses for many health-related professions. IVCE can prepare you for a career as a certified nurse aide, medication aide, emergency medical technician, advanced emergency medical technician, pharmacy technician, or phlebotomy technician. IVCE offers a variety of courses throughout the year for nurses, dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, respiratory therapists, nursing home administrators, department heads in long-term care, social workers and others to meet the continuing education requirements to maintain licensure or certification in these professions.

Iowa Valley Continuing Education also offers emergency services training including Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and Firefighter.

You can see detailed information about current health professions and other health classes in the EdVenture Course Catalog as well as the following links…

Emergency Medical Services

First Aid/CPR

Direct Care



Check out upcoming courses offered by Iowa Valley Continuing Education (click for fliers)

College credit programs* College credit programs*
*Offered through Marshalltown Community College *Offered through Ellsworth Community College