Career Institute

WK Training & Development

The objectives of WK Training & Development are to:

  1. Offer healthcare career development opportunities to WKHS employees and to the local community. This involves entry-level job programs and advancement opportunities.
  2. Partner with local institutions to facilitate the preparation of competent health care providers and to promote WKHS as an employer for future graduates.
  3. Support the educational development of all employees through ongoing mandatory and continuing education.
  4. Introduce and expose the community to healthcare career opportunities that target future caregivers.

Programs available through WK Training & Development include:

  1. New employee orientation and Nursing Service orientation
  2. Contract Nurse orientation and Skills Fairs
  3. Annual employee education computer and classroom training
  4. Unit Clerk Course
  5. Multiple levels of Dysrhythmia Interpretation based on education and experience
  6. Preceptor Development
  7. Leadership Development
  8. American Heart Association Programs including:
    1. Healthcare Provider CPR
    2. CPR for Family and Friends
    3. Heartsaver CPR
    4. ACLS
    5. PALS
  9. TABE testing for Reading
  10. A.I.D.E.T. For Employees

For questions about WK Training & Development Programs, please call (318) 212-2568.

North Louisiana Area Health Education Center (AHEC)
1513 Doctors Drive, Suite 2A
Bossier City, Louisiana 71111
(318) 746-0044
www.nlaahec.org