Health & Human Services Training Programs

Takoda’s health and human services training programs are designed to help you get the skills needed to quickly enter in-demand jobs in healthcare and social services. Our intimate class sizes and caring instructors ensure that you are learning in a supportive and career-focused environment.


Training is offered at no cost to students and our career counselors will help you find employment once you graduate. To get started, complete the form below. For questions, call 612.341.3358, x146.


Medical Office Administration


12 weeks, Monday-Thursday
8:30am-4:30pm, In-person

This three-month program trains students for a range of entry-level positions in healthcare administration. You will be prepared for jobs working in patient registration, insurance verification, electronic health records, and HIPAA certification. 

2023 Schedule

January 4 – March 24

February 14 – May 12

April 4 – June 30

May 17 – Aug 11

July 11 – September 22

August 14 – November 10

October 3 – December 22

November 14 – February 10


12 weeks, Monday-Thursday
8:30am-4:30pm, In-person


This three-month program will train students to draw blood in clinical and lab settings. Students will learn the basics of blood draws, biological waste management, and medical terminology.

2023 Schedule

January 4 – May 12

February 14 – June 12

April 4 – August 11

May 17 – September 22

July 11 – November 10

August 14 – December 22

October 3 – February 10, 2024

November 14 – March 22, 2024

Case Management

3 weeks, Mondays and Tuesdays
6:30pm-8:30pm, online via Teams


Learn how to provide comprehensive case management services to individuals who need support to move ahead. You will learn best practices for serving people with barriers and be introduced to the tools and knowledge needed to help advance your clients’ goals.

2023 Schedule

March 13 – March 28

April 3 – April 18

June 5 – June 20

August 7 – August 22

October 9 – October 24

December 4 – December 19

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Please note, completing this form demonstrates your interest in Takoda, but this is not official documentation for program registration. Once we receive this interest form, we will follow-up with next steps for registration and enrollment.