Iowa Central Community College will be offering a course entitled "Spanish for health care professionals I" each Tuesday, from Oct. 10 through Nov. 28.
The course, for health care providers, is designed to teach health care professionals to communicate with Spanish-speaking people while providing the student with information about the Hispanic culture.
Classes will be held in room 330 of the vocational-technical building at Iowa Central Community College from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. for eight consecutive Tuesdays. The class instructor will be Patty Croonquist.
The course is worth 1.6 Iowa Board of Nursing CEU's and can be taken for one hour of college credit or as a non-credit class.
By the end of the eight weeks, students should be able to understand and speak basic essential phrases in Spanish and understand culture-based situations.
The cost of the class if $69.25 plus book and certificate fee. For more information, call 515-576-0099 (ext. 2327 or 2322).