Medical, Dental, and Massage Therapy Career Training

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

Class Offerings Online Due to Covid-19

The State of Illinois has moved back into Tier 3 restrictions as of November 20, 2020. First Institute is still conducting on a limited basis scheduling in-residence classes and all students will be notified with a start date and schedule as to when they will start back in classes at the campus. We will resume instruction in the classroom in a very structured environment with student and faculty safety being the highest priority. All individuals entering the building will have their temperature taken and have to respond to a few questions regarding their exposure to COVID 19. We will continue to provide scheduling updates and other pertinent information as it becomes available.

Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds

First Instituteof 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 students.

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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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