Lifework - Mesa/Dobson (AMTI)

Classes from Lifework - Mesa/Dobson

Assisted Living Consulting

In person

AMTI Consulting is a client-centered approach to serving the needs of the assisted living community. The focus is on creating a comfortable, engaging, and secure environment that caters to the individual needs and desires of residents. The key to their approach is strict compliance with the Department of Health Services code for Assisted Living Homes. AMTI Consulting brings a unique combination of industry experience, management systems, and professional capabilities to the table, making them a valuable extension of your leadership team.

Their services encompass a wide range of offerings, including:

  1. Management Consulting: Providing expert guidance and consultation on various aspects of assisted living facility management.
  2. Startup Consulting & Programs: Assisting with the establishment and launch of new care homes, offering practical steps and suggestions to ensure success.
  3. Operational & Financial Management Services: Helping existing facilities streamline operations and financial management for more efficient and effective performance.
  4. DHS Compliance Services: Ensuring compliance with the Department of Health Services code and regulations to meet legal requirements.

AMTI Consulting's mission is to help clients get it right from the start or to improve existing operations. This involves asking the right questions and swiftly implementing effective solutions. Their comprehensive services include solutions, products (such as the Complete Care Home Start-Up Package), and resources to support clients from inception through to profitability. With years of experience and expertise in the industry, AMTI Consulting has successfully assisted numerous entrepreneurs in launching and stabilizing their assisted living businesses.

$995 total

Assisted Living Manager

In person

The Assisted Living Manager program at AMTI provides comprehensive training to prepare individuals for a career in managing assisted living facilities. This program equips students with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in this role. Here's an overview of the program:

Course Structure:

  • Duration: The Assisted Living Manager program is a 40-hour course.
  • Instructors: The course is taught by industry professionals with years of relevant experience and expertise.
  • Instruction Mode: Students have the advantage of classroom instruction as well as access to online study materials.
  • Assessment: Throughout the program, students are required to take chapter tests to evaluate their comprehension of the course materials.
  • Final Exam: To successfully complete the program, students must pass the course final exam with a score of 80% or higher.
  • Class Schedule: Classes are held Monday through Friday from 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM.

Course Curriculum:

The program curriculum covers a wide range of essential topics, including:

  1. Resident Services Management: Understanding how to effectively manage services provided to residents.
  2. Personnel Management: Developing skills for managing staff and personnel.
  3. Medication Management: Learning the proper management of medications for residents.
  4. Legal Aspects: Gaining knowledge of the legal regulations and requirements associated with assisted living management.
  5. Financial Management: Developing financial management skills specific to the industry.
  6. Physical Environment Management: Understanding how to manage the physical environment within an assisted living facility.
  7. Assisted Living Regulations: Learning about the relevant regulations governing assisted living facilities.

Assisted Living Manager Certifications:

Upon successfully completing the AMTI Assisted Living Manager program, students will be eligible to sit for the Arizona State Written Final Exam and the NCIA Board Certification Exam. Both of these exams are required by the State of Arizona for individuals who wish to work as Assisted Living Managers in care facilities or homes.

In addition, state-certified Managers are required to participate in Continuing Education Units (CEUs) every two years to maintain their Assisted Living Manager Certification. AMTI offers a variety of CEUs to support professionals in staying current in their field.

This program provides comprehensive training to equip individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed as Assisted Living Managers, and it ensures that they are well-prepared to meet the certification requirements set by the State of Arizona.

$600 total

Phlebotomy Training

In person

Becoming a phlebotomist is an essential and rewarding role in the healthcare field, with a promising outlook for future growth. If you're looking to excel in this field, the Arizona Medical Training Institute offers a comprehensive program to prepare you for a successful career. Their hands-on classroom training focuses on practical skills, ensuring you are well-prepared for your role as a phlebotomist.

Course Structure:

The Phlebotomy training program at the Arizona Medical Training Institute is structured as follows:

  • Duration: The program is an intensive 8-day course, totaling 36 hours of instruction. It is typically conducted over a period of 2 weeks, and offers both daytime and evening options.
  • Class Schedule: Classes are held from Monday to Thursday, either from 8 am to 1 pm during the day or from 5 pm to 10 pm in the evening. The final two days of the course are half-days dedicated to final testing.
  • Certification: Upon completion of the program, students are eligible to sit for the national MedCA Phlebotomy certification exam.
  • Externship: Notably, this course does not include an externship phase. However, students will receive a certificate of completion at the end of the 36-hour course.


The Phlebotomy program at Arizona Medical Training Institute covers a range of important areas, including:

  1. Medical Terminology: Understanding the language and terminology commonly used in the medical field.
  2. Handling of Samples: Learning how to properly collect, handle, and manage various types of biological samples.
  3. Blood Drawing Techniques: Mastering the skills and techniques for safely and effectively drawing blood from patients.
  4. Infection Control: Ensuring that proper infection control measures are followed to protect both patients and healthcare workers.
  5. The Circulatory System: Gaining knowledge of the circulatory system, which is central to the field of phlebotomy.
  6. Review of Human Anatomy and Physiology: A brief overview of the human body's structure and function.
  7. Safety: Emphasizing safety protocols and procedures in the workplace.

The program at Arizona Medical Training Institute offers a comprehensive and efficient pathway to becoming a certified phlebotomist and launching your career in the healthcare field.

$950 total

Cardiographic Technician (EKG Technician)


The Certified Cardiographic Technician (CCT) course offered by AMTI provides students with hands-on training to develop the skills needed for a career in healthcare, particularly in the field of cardiology. This program is suitable for both individuals looking for entry-level positions in healthcare and current healthcare professionals, such as Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), Caregivers, and Phlebotomists, who want to expand their knowledge and skills to become valuable assets in the healthcare industry.

Course Structure:

The CCT course is structured as follows:

  1. Online eLearning Materials: Students start with 16 hours of online eLearning materials to build foundational knowledge.
  2. Classroom Instruction: Following the online component, students attend 4 weeks of classroom instruction, typically on weekends, for a total of 64 classroom hours.
  3. Exams and Skill Assessments: During the classroom phase, students must pass all exams and skill assessments with a minimum score of 80%.
  4. Final Exam: Upon completing the classroom instruction and meeting the assessment requirements, students take the course's final exam, which also requires a minimum score of 80%.

Certification Opportunity:

Upon successful completion of the course, CCT graduates have the opportunity to apply for and sit for the Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) exam. Passing this exam will allow graduates to earn the CCT designation.

While taking the CCI exam is optional, AMTI strongly recommends it. Earning the CCT designation can significantly enhance employment prospects in the field of cardiology.


The Cardiographic Technician course covers a wide range of topics, including:

  1. Efficiently performing rhythm and 12-lead EKG testing.
  2. Evaluating and interpreting electrocardiograms (EKGs).
  3. Introduction to Holter Monitoring and Stress testing techniques.
  4. Cardiovascular Anatomy and Physiology.
  5. Understanding hypertrophy and enlargement of the heart.
  6. Recognizing and managing arrhythmias and conduction blocks.
  7. Other key concepts and knowledge areas relevant to the role of a CCT.

In addition to the technical skills, the program also provides insights into the business, marketing, and legal aspects associated with the profession. This comprehensive curriculum equips students with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel as Certified Cardiographic Technicians.

$1,000 total

In person Certified Nursing Assistant certification Classes

In person

Key Features

  • Access to Textbooks, Stethoscope, Uniform Top, and Class Supplies

Program Versatility

We believe in convenience and flexibility, offering our programs to cater to a variety of schedules.

Successful Outcomes

Our training institute is proud of its impressive first-time pass rates for the AZ State Board of Nursing exams.

Pathway to RN Program

Completion of our CNA or LNA program and passing the State Board exam will satisfy the Nurse Assistant course prerequisite needed for RN programs at both Maricopa Community College and Central Arizona College.

$650 to start

$1,700 total

Hybrid Caregiver certification Classes


Looking to kickstart your career in caregiving? Our Assisted Living Caregiver Training Program might be just the ticket!

Program Overview

  • A comprehensive 62-hour program designed in compliance with state board mandates.
  • Our program provides a combination of online distance learning materials and 42 hours of in-person classroom instruction.
  • Be prepared to delve into topics ranging from legal and ethical issues, infection control, nutrition, fire safety, basic caregiver skills, to medication management.

What to Expect?

  • Distance learning modules can be accessed before, during, or after the classroom phase.
  • In the classroom, get ready to engage in interactive learning through hands-on practice, class discussions, and video materials.
  • You'll need to pass all chapter exams and the final course exam with an 80% or higher.

Upon Completion

  • On successfully passing the course final exam, you'll be eligible to sit for the Arizona State Board NCIA Exam.

Join our network of dedicated healthcare professionals and set yourself on a path toward a fulfilling career in caregiving!

$600 total

About school

For nearly two decades, Arizona Medical Training Institute continues to be a state-leading medical training facility providing healthcare programs and equipping students with knowledge and skills. Conveniently located in Mesa, Arizona, AMTI has produced more CNAs in the area.

In the Phoenix area

1530 N Country Club Dr Suite 11, Mesa, AZ 85201