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& Training Services, LLC
Welcome to PDTS, LLC
We are a post-secondary school in South Carolina where we develop exceptional caregivers that provide excellent care to our Aging Beauties. We pride ourselves in using the industry best practices for technical aspects while placing emphasis on professional development. In the end, our results are to make sure that our seniors get top notch care and live life to the fullest and caregivers are successful in the workplace.
PDTS will provide a basic level of knowledge including theory and competency skills demonstrated for students who will be providing Nursing Assistant, Clinical Medical Assistant, Phlebotomy and EKG services to residents in various healthcare settings. Education will emphasize delivering excellent care, exemplifying professionalism in all that is done, showing respect and dignity to residents while helping them live a high quality of life.
What Our Students Are Saying
We are located in Kershaw County, named All-America City 2018 and in Lee County (Bishopville, SC). We are in a friendly environment with a classroom setting that is geared towards personalized, one-on-one learning. The classroom space and clinical lab are combined to foster hands-on learning and promote engagement from all students.
Each student will receive the tools necessary to succeed using their individualized learning skills to grasp material. We provide separate registration times so classroom and lab simulation experiences are not interrupted. The maximum class size for Nursing Assistant, Phlebotomy, EKG Technician, and Clinical Medical Assistant will be 16 students who are given a face-to-face and virtual option.
Nursing Assistant Program
Our nursing assistant program consists of 100 hours including clinical rotation. This encompasses comprehensive training which includes basic nursing concepts training in a classroom learning theory, lab simulation activities performed in our clinical area and hands-on clinical training at a local nursing home.
Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive a certificate from the nursing assistant program and will be eligible to take the South Carolina nursing assistant exam.
Nursing Assistant 101 - Back to the Basics
This course is to help refresh skills and knowledge for those that meet the following criteria:
An 8 hour course -to be announced.
>> People with a nursing assistant certification that is expired/lapsed under 2 years
>> Individuals that previously completed a nursing assistant training course within 2 years
>> Those that are currently certified with an active certification that just want a refresher
As the demand for phlebotomists and monitor technicians grow, PDTS will offer basic concepts of Phlebotomy and EKG technician. Phlebotomy concepts will range from human anatomy to phlebotomy clinical. Students will be taught how collection and preparation of the blood is done and the techniques to safely handle blood.
Students will also learn all the medical tools that are involved with phlebotomy. Students will learn lab safety procedures in an onsite clinical setting.
Clinical Medical Assistant
This program is designed to teach students the skills necessary for employment as a CMA in a medical facility, such as a hospital, clinic or doctor’s office. A qualified CMA is capable of performing a wide range of duties, thus assisting the physician in many ways. Clinical duties include: asepsis and infection control, taking patient histories and vital signs, performing CPR and First Aid, preparing patients for procedures, assisting the physician with examinations and treatments, collecting specimens and administering and explaining medications as directed by the physician.
Students will be introduced to the basics in pharmacological practices through an 8-hour medication administration training course. These practices allow them to obtain knowledge necessary to administer medication accurately and safely. PDTS' objective in offering this course is to provide students with information where they learn that safe and accurate drug administration requires proficiency with administration technique, knowledge of medications, and great assessment skills. Class payment due upon registration. Limited seating per class.
EMPOWER TO INSPIRE: Making a Difference in YOU!
Our services promote success in your community by building on your strengths and providing opportunities for growth and development. We offer a wide variety of interactive, creative and engaging techniques to spark a dynamic work environment.
Our expertise is working with the healthcare industry to help team members follow the right MESSAGE, invoking the real MEANING behind what they do, and igniting a MOMENTUM that leaves your community a great place for Aging Beauties to live and for people to work.
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