Medical, Dental, and Massage Therapy Career Training

Health and Wellness Career Training in Crystal Lake and Libertyville, Illinois

Covid-19 Update

As of June 11, 2021, the state of Illinois is in Phase 5 and fully restored. This means that testing, tracing and treatment are widely available throughout the state. In Illinois all sectors of the economy are reopened with health and hygiene practices in place and large gatherings of all sizes may resume.

First Institute follows the CDC guidance for Institutions of Higher Education (IHEs) and the state of Illinois recommendations. Fully vaccinated staff, students and massage clients are not required to wear a mask on campus or in the massage clinic. Those who are NOT vaccinated are required to wear a mask, stay 6 feet apart, and wash hands regularly. Fully vaccinated students working in the massage clinic may also need to wear a mask upon client request. Although people who are fully vaccinated do not need to wear masks, we are supportive of vaccinated people who choose to do so.

Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds

First Institute of Travel, Inc OPEID ID 025849 received education stabilization funds under Section 18004(a)(1) of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”), Public Law No: 116-136. This Fund Report applies to the student portion received under the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund that is designated exclusively for emergency financial aid grants to student>

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Dental Assisting

As a Dental Assistant, you work closely with dentists to help people achieve and maintain a great smile, and help to ensure the office runs smoothly.

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Medical Assisting

If you’re interested in a healthcare career (without spending years in school) training as a Medical Assistant could be a great opportunity.

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Massage Therapy

If you’re looking for a rewarding career in health & wellness, becoming a professional Massage Therapist could be an excellent opportunity.

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Is Healthcare Career Training Right for You?

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The fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for.

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An Accredited Institution

First Institute is one of only a few accredited colleges in Crystal Lake. We are proud to be nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET), which is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education. Their mark of approval is an independent sign of our high educational standards. We also adhere to the rules and regulations of the Illinois Board of Higher Education.

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