Health Occupations

Health Occupations

Health Occupation StudentsThe Health Occupations class is a one year course offered for both work-bound and college bound students. If you are interested in a health related career,, Health Occupations gives you the opportunity to explore and observe first hand; dentist, dieticians, lab technicians, physical therapists, nurses and other health professionals that work together as a team. Students learn about the health care delivery system, proper communication and observation skills, basic anatomy and physiology, life stages and essential health care procedures. Clinical experiences and observations are provided in various health care facilities such as hospitals, nursing homes, doctors’ offices, health departments and veterinary clinics. Students are required to purchase a uniform and nametag.

Health Occupation StudentPrerequisite: C in Biology and successful completion of Applied Math or higher; Grade 11 (by teacher permission only)


3 Units


Becky Dickerson
573-392-8060 Extension 516