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  • Surgical Technologist
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Medical Billing Coder
  • HVAC Technician
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Lab Technician
  • Sterile Processing Technician

Fortis College in Baton Rouge | 9255 Interline Ave Baton Rouge, LA 70809 • (225) 248-1015

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FORTIS College in Baton Rouge, LA provides career education and training to people in the Baton Rouge metro area in the medical, healthcare, pharmacy and radiology fields. If you live in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and are looking for medical training programs, then consider FORTIS. Baton Rouge is a great place to live and we hope you will choose FORTIS College to pursue your dream to work in the medical field.

Do you want a career in Louisiana as a surgical technician? If so, contact FORTIS College in Baton Rouge for more information on the Surgical Technology training program and you can prepare for a fast-paced career in the operating room as a member of the surgery team.

With classroom, laboratory and clinical experiences, FORTIS College can prepare you for an entry-level position as a radiologic technician. As a student in the Radiologic Technology program, you will learn to operate advanced diagnostic equipment and develop knowledge of X-ray techniques, practices and patient positioning.

The FORTIS College in Baton Rouge, LA offers healthcare and medical training programs in Medical Assistant, Medical Billing and Coding Specialist, Medical Office Administration and Medical Lab Technology. As our population continues to age, the career opportunities and prospects for those trained with medical skills should continue to grow.

The Pharmacy Technology program at FORTIS College in Baton Rouge will prepare you to work alongside pharmacists in this exciting career field. Under the guidance of a pharmacist, pharmacy technicians utilize their knowledge of medication names, uses, and dosages in retail or in-house pharmacies, or in pharmaceutical company laboratories.

The Sterile Processing Technician program at our Baton Rouge campus trains students in medical terminology and the procedures to keep surgical instruments contaminant-free.  In the Surgical Technology program, you can learn how to perform a variety of tasks as a critical member of the surgical team assisting surgeons and nurses at the operating table to be prepared for an entry-level position as a surgical technician in Lousiana upon graduation.  Both are exciting career fields that FORTIS can help you enter.

Residential and commercial buildings all require HVAC repair and service at one time or another.  The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Trades program at FORTIS will train you to maintain and service today's heating and cooling systems.  Those who install and troubleshoot heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems are called HVAC Technicians or HVAC Installers.  Let FORTIS train you to join them in the HVAC industry!

Get started today by calling FORTIS College in Baton Rouge - just a short drive from Baker, Central City & Denham Springs.  With the training you will receive at FORTIS College, you can be ready to begin your career in the healthcare field upon graduation from our college. 

FORTIS College in Baton Rouge, LA was formerly known as MedVance Institute before joining the network of FORTIS Colleges and Institutes in 2011.

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"I gave in my graduation speech that FEAR stands for face everything and rise and even at 30 and two kids and being out of school for almost ten years I was still able to go back and I didn’t feel that I had lost that much time, I was able to get back into the groove of it and if you put your mind to something you can achieve it no matter what obstacles stand in front of you."

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