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Southern Technical Institute ‐ Certifications, Cost, and Reviews

Southern Technical Institute is located in Pinellas Park, FL, but also offers classes online. This school offers training in 30 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Certified Home Health Aide, and Certified Phlebotomy Technician. Time to complete this education training ranges from 4 hours to 6 months depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 2 weeks. The cost to attend Southern Technical Institute ranges from $40 to $1,000 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $300. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I paid for it myself".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending Southern Technical Institute are "Hands-on training" and "Good teachers", but respondents also mentioned "Positive environment" and "Good career preparation" as notable benefits. Southern Technical Institute has been reviewed 60 times, with an average rating of 4.63 out of 5. 100% of reviewers would recommend Southern Technical Institute to a friend.

School Information

8200 66th Street North Pinellas Park, FL 33781
4 hours - 6 months

Cost:

  • Certified Home Health Aide: $199 - $350
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): $150 - $5,000
  • CPT: $650
  • Medical Technologist: $59 - $650
  • ECG/EKG Tech: $650
  • Phlebotomist License: $1,000
  • BLS Certification: $299
  • CPR Certification: $275 - $350
  • Alzheimer: $350
  • assistance with self administered medications: $350
  • HIV/aids: $350
  • First Aid Certification: $40
  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician: $900 - $1,000
  • HHA. Med Technician: $249
  • Certified Medication Technician: $59 - $65
  • Certified Home Health Aide/ CNA: $380
  • Medication Technician Certificate: $300
  • Certified Medication Aide: $300
  • Certified Home Health Aide Certificate: $900
  • Medical Technician: $200
  • Medical Technician Certificate: $200
  • Certified health Aide CNA: $515
  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician certificate: $900
  • Servsafe in food certificate: $500
  • Home health aide/ CNA Training Certificate: $299
  • Electrocardiograph (EKG) Certification: $350
  • Certificate Home Health Aide: $250

What do students think about this program?

Top pros

Hands-on training Mentioned in 47 reviews
Good teachers Mentioned in 45 reviews
Positive environment Mentioned in 44 reviews

Recent reviews

5.0

Pros

Good teachers, Affordable, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

I learned that being cpr and first aid certified can help you help someone in a life treating matter. The hardest part of the training was staying awake because most of the training you watch videos and you have to be awake for them, the most enjoyable part was training hands on.

3.0

Pros

Flexible class hours, Affordable, Helpful career services, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

This program offers hands-on and book work. The instructor also works in the field and provided helpful stories as example working in the field. The CNA program is similar.

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)?

33,185 people answered

“I wish I had went to a better school.”

Sept. 28, 2019

“I wish I knew I would love the field as much as I do.”

Sept. 28, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)?

36,360 people answered

“As a CNA it take dedication, patience, lot’s of compassion”

Sept. 28, 2019

“Make sure you have a heart to care for someone who is ill.”

Sept. 28, 2019

Certified Home Health Aide Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their Certified Home Health Aide?

6,001 people answered

“I love what I do so I always go for more”

Sept. 28, 2019

“Wish I had more info on different school”

Sept. 28, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Certified Home Health Aide?

6,611 people answered

“Do It if you want to keep yourself busy.”

Sept. 28, 2019

“Certification are important because it’s an career opportunity to advance your life skills”

Sept. 28, 2019

Certified Phlebotomy Technician Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their Certified Phlebotomy Technician?

6,693 people answered

“How difficult it is to find a phlebotomist job without experience after school”

Sept. 28, 2019

“Training programs teach you the basics to get you a job and you can work your way up. Community college courses teach you the whole process. The community college program is more expensive and may require a waiting list, but well worth it.”

Sept. 28, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Certified Phlebotomy Technician?

7,107 people answered

“To continue to perfect and study your skill even when you receive a job. Study, study your techniques and knowledge within blood drawing.”

Sept. 28, 2019

“Read reviews of schools before enrolling.”

Sept. 28, 2019
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