Obtaining Clinical Skills
Many students planning careers as health professionals would like to find a Co-op position that is clinical in nature, a position in which students may participate in "patient care". Students are encouraged to visit the NU PreHealth website to learn more about volunteer opportunities that provide these types of experiences.
For Coops that require clinical skills, students may consider the enrolling in one of following courses, prior to Coop:
Basic EMT Courses - Northeastern University
Visit the School of professional Studies to obtain more information about summer courses leading to EMT certifcation.
American Red Cross - Certified Nursing Assistant Programs (CNA)
Visit the American Red Cross website to obtain more information about courses leading to CNA certifcation.