Thank you for your interest in West's Allied Health Programs. We provide quality, respected education and training so you can begin or advance your career in healthcare. Graduates from our specialized license and certification programs provide valuable healthcare services in a variety of settings including hospitals, doctors' or dentists' offices, pharmacies, fire departments, private ambulance services, and more.
You can reach us Monday-Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm by phone at (310) 287-4464, email WLAC-HealthSci@laccd.edu or use our Video Live Chat (Cranium Cafe)
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Entry Level Programs
In as little as 2 years, you can prepare to help others find a new direction in their lives and begin the road to recovery...Learn More
Certified Nursing Assistant
Our Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate program (Nursing 399A) is a 9-week class that offers everything you need to become...Learn More
The Dental Assisting Program offers a Certificate of Achievement in Dental Assisting and Associate Degree in Dental Assistant...Learn More
Health Occupation Courses
Allied Health Division now offers Health Occupation Courses, allowing students to earn electronic certificates recognized...Learn More
The goal of the West Los Angeles College Medical Assisting Program is to develop competent entry level Medical Assistants...Learn More
Pharmacy Technician is among the fastest growing occupations in California. Pharmacy technicians primarily assist the pharmacist...Learn More
The Associate of Science in Public Health Science for Transfer (AS-T) Degree prepares students for transfer to a Bachelor...Learn More
Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene
The Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene provides the opportunity to enter into a variety of dental health positions in teaching, research, administration, public health, private industry, and other areas of hygiene practice, as well as application for entry into degree programs such as Master's in Dental Hygiene, Public Health, Oral Biology or Registered Dental Hygienist in Alternative Practice.
Continuing Education Classes For Professionals
Continuing Education Courses
West Los Angeles College is a California Dental Board approved C.E. provider, offering courses in Dental Radiation Safety, 8-Hour Infection Control, and Pit and Fissure Sealants.
This program prepares registered dental hygienists to become licensed to operate a private practice providing dental hygiene services in homes, schools, residential facilities, and underserved areas.
Mondays to Fridays: 8:30AM - 4:30PM
Phone: (310) 287-4464
Health Sciences & Kinesiology Division Chair: Carlos Sermeno