Courses & Seminars for Professional Development

Delta Technical College is committed to providing Medical Assistants with the ability to build upon existing skills. Medical Assistants are required to complete Professional Development to maintain their certification status.  Delta Technical College will offer updated information and topics that are affecting today’s healthcare community.


Please refer to this website for upcoming events.


Delta Technical College will also customize training to meet the expectations of the employer of Medical Assistants.  This includes Basic Life Support CPR training through the American Heart Association. Please contact Deidre Berger, R.N., B.S.N. ,C.M.A.(A.A.M.A.)  at 217-527-8324 or .

These opportunities can be provided at the workplace, off campus, or here on campus.



In need of certification?

Delta Technical College is a test site for the National Centers for Competency (NCCT ) exam.

Please apply at  Transcript requests are found online or by contacting the Office of Registrar.


Admission, Registration, and Fees

Professional Development helps meet educational goals that serve both the community and professionals.  Delta Tech is committed to meeting the need for ongoing professional development by expanding our offerings in professional development that will benefit the community and our student population.  Admission to professional development courses are open to adults 18 years and older on a first-come, space available basis unless special admission requirements must be met. (Age requirements for Cosmetology continuing education is 21 years of age.)  Payment of registration fees and any additional fees must be made prior to attending class.  Course fees are noted with each course listing.  Course fees are all inclusive.  Methods of payment include check, money order, cash, or credit card.  No financial aid is available for these programs.


Professional Development includes any non-credit or non-refundable credit course, seminar, workshop, training session, or conference/institute, which identifies Delta Tech as the sponsor or co-sponsor. 


The course listed above is offered as continuing education/professional development course only.  Students completing these courses will not receive any credit which can be used toward other certificate or degree programs offered by Delta Tech.  The course, while it may be a dissected piece of the curriculum, is not reviewed by the ACCSC as the full courses are.  This course is not within the scope of the ACCSC accreditation.   



If a Professional Development course is cancelled, a complete refund is made within 5 business days.   A 75% refund of occupational extension registration fees is issued upon the request of the student if the student officially withdraws and requests a refund prior to the 10% point in the class.  No refund is issued after the 10% point of the class.


Pipefitting Course

Basic/Advanced Combined 10 Weeks /250 Clock Hours/62.5 Outside Clock Hours In order to participate in the Journeyman Welder Pipefitting - Professional Development course, participants would need to meet the following criteria: 1.Must complete MTI’s 30 week Journeyman Welder program. 2.Must pass...



Radiology Seminar

1 day/8 hours The one day seminar is limited to eight participants per seminar. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first pay basis only. In order for an applicant to take the course, he/she has to be currently working in a dental office in Mississippi or has held a Radiology Permit prev...


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