About the Community Training Center (CTC)
The Community Training Center (CTC) is moving to the South Park Plaza in West Ashley. Their new address will be 1 South Park Circle, Suite 300, Charleston, SC 29407. The CTC will close it’s current location on Wednesday, August 26th at 12 noon and re-open on Wednesday, September 2nd at their new location. The office hours will remain 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM Monday – Friday.
The newly renovated facility will feature large state of the art classrooms and free, convenient parking. The CTC will continue its high level of service and flexibility to accommodate scheduling needs. The CTC offers over 20 training courses for MUSC health care providers, students and members of the community, including all American Heart Association courses. They also oversee 400 trainers within MUSC Health and the community. You can learn more about the CTC by visiting their website: www.musc.edu/ctc or by calling 876-8696.
Also opening on the 3rd floor is the MUSC Health Center for Learning. The center for learning will provide a much needed space for larger half and full day learning events and retreats for 60 students. This will also be the location for the Clinical Education Workshops launching in October. For further information about the Center for Learning contact Beth Reeves, Administrative Coordinator for the Chief Learning Office.
MUSC Community Training Center contracted with the American Heart Association in 2002 to operate as a Community Training Center. The Community Training Center (CTC) is a key component of the Emergency Cardiovascular Care Training Network. Each Training Center signs an Agreement with the American Heart Association (AHA) to provide Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Basic Life Support (BLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) training programs to the community. The MUSC Community Training Center is dedicated to providing quality programs and helps strengthen the chain of survival in South Carolina.
Mission and Goals of American Heart Association (AHA)