The Patient Care Technician program at Providence Training Institute prepares you to work in a hospital, Emergency Rooms and Urgent Care Centers. Our Patient Care Technicians are trained at a very high clinical skill level and makes them very prepared for gainful employment.


  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Certified Medical Assistant
  • Licensed Emergency Medical Technician

Program Structure

  • Class: 80 Hours
  • Externship: 160 Hours

Skills And Practices Learned

The program covers extensive instruction including but not limited to:
  • Blood Collection (Phlebotomy)
  • Electrocardiograms (EKGs)
  • Bladder Catheterization
  • Wound Care
  • Respiratory Care


After successful completion of the classroom and laboratory training, students will partake in a clinical externship at an accredited hospital and Urgent Care center to develop their skills and get a real world experience. Providence Training Institute provides the externship sites but students must be flexible as regards externship schedule. This could vary according to the established schedule and needs of your assigned location.

Program Tuition: $1,950

Below given items are available for purchse:
  • PCT Workbook
  • One Scrub Top


  • PCT Textbook
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Current Healthcare CPR Card
  • TB Skin Test or Chest X-ray within 9 months
  • Hepatitis B vaccination x 3
  • MMR & Varicella Immunization Record
  • Drug Test (Random and Externship site request)
  • State issued Identification

Visit our Online Store to purchase what you might need for your requirements.