Skills Training for Job Seekers (HRD)

Enhance Your Resume, Market Yourself, Explore A New Career

HRD (Human Resources Development) courses provide employability skills training and assistance for adults who are trying to find employment, transitioning back into the workforce, or working to redefine their professional niche in today's global market.

Classes are designed to address current needs and trends of the complex and constantly changing workforce. 

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*All HRD courses are fee-waived for qualifying individuals who are unemployed, "underemployed," or who have received notice of layoff or pending layoff.*

Course Details & Registration Information

Pathways to a Medical Coding Career
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Available Classes
    Section Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Price Seats Available/Total Seats
230767 Online 06/08/2020 06/29/2020 S. Shekhar $70.00 24/24
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Unemployed and underemployed job seekers.
If you’re interested in health care but prefer to be “behind the scenes,” medical coding may be the perfect career choice! Explore coding concepts, the importance of coding, and employment options for coders. Learn about additional training options for coding certification and the professional organizations that can help with career advancement.
Course Objectives
  1. have learned about the medical coding field.
  2. have explored positions in medical coding.
  3. have researched employers in the medical coding industry.
  4. have discussed additional training in order for advancement.
Outline of Instruction
  1. Module 1 – Overview of medical coding
  2. Module 2 – The different types of employment medical coding offers
  3. Module 3 – Finding employment in the industry
  4. Module 4 – What to expect when taking the other medical coding courses
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
CE to CU Articulation
Text and Supplies Needed
Handouts provided by instructor.
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Unemployed and underemployed job seekers.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
  • Medical Coder
Related Courses
  • Career Readiness for the Administrative Assistant in a Medical Setting - HRD-3004AU2
Course Contact Information
HRD Office
919-532-5694 or 919-532-5696