Career and Technical Education

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Do you love helping others? Explore our Career and Technical Education (CTE) Program

If you enjoy working with those in need, our program is perfect for you. With our CTE Program, you can choose from a career as a Home Health Aide (HHA), Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), or Electrocardiograph (EKG) technician. Let's get you on the path to a rewarding career.

Home Health Aide (HHA) Program

This 165 hour (3 months) program is designed to prepare you for employment as a home attendant or a home health aide (HHA). As a Home Health Aide, you will be able to help the disabled and those with long term illness perform activities of daily living. Our program integrates medical theory with skills-based, practical training. Upon completion of our program, you will be ready to work as a Home Health Aide and/or start the path to a nursing career.

Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) Program

This 190 hour (3 months) program prepares you to provide initial care to sick or injured persons or as ambulance drivers and attendants. You will be the first to arrive at the scene of an injury and provide assistance to anyone who is in need of medical help. Our program provides you with clinical experience. Students completing this program can start working as an EMR and/or get started on the career path as a paramedic.

Electrocardiograph (EKG) Technology Program

This 465 hour (6 months) program is designed to prepare you for employment as an electrocardiograph aide or as an electrocardiograph technician. As an EKG, you will perform diagnostic tests and aid doctors in treating and identifying cardiovascular problems in patients.  


Job Placement Assistance Available Upon Completion of Program



  1. Registration must be done in person at any of the locations listed below
  2. Fill out the Registration Form
  3. Pay tuition

Contact one of the locations below for specific program tuition 

Delray Full Service Center (HHA & EKG)
301 SW 14th Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444

Adult Education Center (HHA)
2161 N Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33409

West Technical Education Center (HHA)
2625 State Rd 715, Belle Glade, FL 33430

Palm Beach Gardens Community High School (EMR)
4245 Holly Dr., Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

Forest Hill Community High School (HHA in Spanish)
6901 Parker Ave, West Palm Beach, FL 33405

School & Class Information

The School District of Palm Beach County