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Career Education in Medical, Dental/Healthcare and HVAC-R at FORTIS!

Fortis College in Mobile
7033 Airport Blvd. Mobile, AL 36608 (251) 344-1203
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  • Begin your medical or skilled trades career education right here in your neighborhood with Fortis!

    At Fortis College Mobile, we prepare students with the education and skills they need to begin their careers in the growing fields of medical/healthcare and skilled trades.

    Medical and Healthcare Career Education

    Have you thought about a career in healthcare? At Fortis, we can prepare you for entry-level positions in a variety of healthcare careers that are essential to the well-being of our communities. Both our medical assistant and dental assistant programs provide the optimal balance of classroom, laboratory education and hands-on experience to prepare you for your new career. As a medical assistant or dental assistant, you will work under the supervision of a doctor or dentist at a clinic, hospital or other medical facility. Your job may include a range of responsibilities from working with patients, to medical office administration and more.

    As a pharmacy technician student, you will follow a comprehensive curriculum designed to prepare you to work under the supervision of a pharmacist in a hospital, clinic or retail environment. Pharmacy technicians support pharmacists in a variety of ways working with the public as well as behind the scenes.

    You may prefer to train for an exciting career as a paramedic. As first responders, paramedics are on the front lines of emergency healthcare. Skilled clinicians, A career as a paramedic means that no two days are ever the same. Paramedics are trained to respond quickly to emergency situations regarding all sorts of medical issues, traumatic injuries and accident scenes. Paramedics may work for local municipalities or private organizations. If you are looking for a career in healthcare that is always exciting and ever-changing, a job as a paramedic may be perfect for you.

    One thing is certain, as medical technology advances and our population gets older, the demand for skilled healthcare workers will continue to grow. This means good employment prospects for those with training and skills in the medical field. At Fortis, we prepare students with the education needed to enter a new career field with confidence.

    Skilled Trades

    The HVAC & Refrigeration program at Fortis College Mobile educates students on the installation, maintenance, and repair of today’s complex environmental systems. The growing sophistication of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration systems in Alabama in both residential and commercial facilities is expected to increase demand for qualified HVAC technicians and Refrigeration mechanics. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities for HVAC technicians are expected to grow nationally, especially for those who have completed training at an accredited technical school like Fortis.

    Students in the FORTIS Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) program receive both hands-on and classroom training in the installation, maintenance, and repair of HVAC and refrigeration systems so they are prepared for an entry-level position.

    No matter your program of interest, FORTIS College in Mobile, Alabama, is here to make your education and dream career a reality. We invite you to call today to schedule a visit.


    In our skilled trade programs, you will learn the knowledge and hands-on skills that will allow you to make a difference doing something you love to do. Our comprehensive skilled trades program curriculum combines traditional classroom instruction with situational and practical learning experiences to prepare students for an entry-level position.

    According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, healthcare and medical career opportunities are forecast to grow over the next decade, due in part to our aging population and increased need for healthcare. Fortis offers a variety of medical and healthcare training programs to help meet this need.

    The dental assisting and dental training programs at Fortis Colleges and Institutes help students acquire the skills and knowledge they need to demonstrate competency required for relevant licensing and getting started on a new career. Dental assistants and dental hygienists are critical members of the healthcare team and Fortis’s dental training programs can help prepare you for a new career.

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    Licensure and Certification

    The following programs may require licensure or certification to obtain employment. Please find your program of interest to determine if the program meets the educational requirements for licensure or certification in your state.