12-Week Medical Assisting Program

The 12-week Medical Assisting Program at Boardman Training Center (BTC) is designed to prepare students for a career as medical assistants in the Youngstown, New Castle, and Boardman areas. The program covers a wide range of topics, including basics in anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, patient identification, and infection control. 

The classes lead to preparation for National Healthcareer Association (NHA) certifications*. These credentials can be obtained in less than a year without applying for student loans.

Are you looking to take your career in healthcare to the next level? If so, attending  BTC and working toward a certification could be your perfect solution. Request information today to learn more! 

*Certification is contingent upon passing an industry certification exam.


“BTC offered evening classes that I was able to attend while maintaining a full-time job. Since obtaining EKG/Phlebotomy certification, I have worked as a lab assistant at a local hospital.”

– Annah Cates, BTC Graduate

Hands-On Training at Boardman Training Center

Watch this video to learn more about the hands-on training you receive as a student at Boardman Training Center. We are devoted to your success as a student and even after graduation. Our WE CARE family atmosphere and supportive teachers will set you up for success in your exciting new career.

BTC Hands-On Training

What You Will Learn

The 12-week Medical Assisting Program at Boardman Training Center covers a wide range of topics, including:

  • Injections
  • Vital Signs
  • Collection of Laboratory Specimens
  • Suture Removal
  • Oral Medication
  • Visual Acuity
  • Basic Wound Care

These skills allow graduates to triage and treat patients alongside doctors and other healthcare providers. Start the path to becoming a medical assistant today by requesting information!

Why Choose Medical Assisting Training At BTC?

Boardman Training Center focuses on its hands-on training in small classes so students receive the one-on-one attention they need to succeed. They also offer convenient day and evening classes to fit the busy schedules of working adults. Previous graduates who complete their healthcare training classes continue to work in a variety of healthcare facilities, such as:

  • Clinics
  • Doctor’s Offices
  • Laboratories
  • Hospitals
  • Out-Patient Centers
  • Cancer Treatment Centers
  • Skilled Care & Long-Term Care Facilities 

A career in medical assisting can be gratifying. Medical assistants play an essential role in the healthcare team, and they have the opportunity to help people in need. Take your passion for healthcare and turn it into a career with the help of the Boardman Training Center by requesting information and learning more today!

Why BTC Is Right For You

The Boardman Training Center 12-week Medical Assisting program is designed to provide you with proper training, academic and personal support, and education services that help you succeed. Your BTC experience includes the following:

  • WE CARE classroom experience
  • Small class sizes
  • Interactive labs
  • Experienced faculty
  • Hands-on training
  • Convenient location
  • Academic support
  • Flexible financing options

Boardman Training Center wants to get you to your career as soon as possible, so this program has no prerequisites.

Now is the time to do something you’re passionate about and advance your healthcare career or enter the field for the first time with training from Boardman Training Center.

National Healthcareer Association Certification Training

BTC’s Medical Assisting program is career-focused and strives to prepare students to sit for two National Healthcareer Association (NHA) certification exams. Certifications show employers that potential employees understand the language and possess the expected skills necessary to perform within the workflow of their operations. 

Upon completion of the program, students will be prepared to sit for the following certification exams:

For more information regarding the courses you will take in this program, or any other questions, you can contact us here or give us a call at (330) 729-9244, and we would be happy to discuss this in greater detail. 

*Certification is contingent on passing the corresponding industry certification exam.

“I love it here! The small class sizes make it easy to learn, and the teachers care and want you to pass.”

– Tori Forester, BTC Student

Get Started

Get started at Boardman Training today by applying to our career training school online!

Request Information

Request more information by reaching out!

Certification Information

Certifications are available for many of our programs.