Lifework Education proudly encompasses Arizona Medical Training Institute (AMTI), Arizona Academy of Emergency Services (AAES), Valley Vocational Academy and HeartSavers CPR Certification Training Center. With our campuses strategically located in the Greater Phoenix and its surrounding areas, we offer a comprehensive range of vocational programs that includes life-saving resuscitation training, EMT, Paramedic, CNA, and many other exciting opportunities. Join us today and embark on a rewarding journey towards a successful career in the medical field.


Discover a wide range of courses available across the United States, all certified by trusted organizations such as the AHA, Red Cross, and HSI. Explore the Lifework Search tool to easily locate courses and nearby locations that suit your needs.

Courses Include: 

  • CPR and First Aid
  • BLS | Basic Life Support for Healthcare Professionals
  • ACLS | Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • PALS | Pediatric Advanced Life Support
  • NRP | Neonatal Resuscitation Program


Lifework is an Authorized Training Provider with the American Heart Association AHA

Lifework is a Licensed Training Provider with the American Red Cross

Lifework is an Approved Training Center with Health & Safety Institute HSI

Start Your Career as a Certified Nursing Assistant 

Embark on a rewarding journey as a Certified Nursing Assistant with our comprehensive Nursing Assistant Program. Endorsed by the Arizona State Board of Nursing, this 126-hour program combines 86 hours of engaging classroom and laboratory sessions, along with 40 hours of hands-on clinical experience. Gain the essential knowledge and practical skills required to thrive as a nursing assistant in diverse healthcare settings, including long-term care, intermediate care, and acute care.

Classroom, Lab and Clinical Instruction

Portrait of a happy female student using laptop computer in universityThe curriculum includes classroom/lab/clinical instruction in physiology, psychological, and basic nursing care needs when caring for clients across the lifespan with a primary focus on long-term care. 


Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Program

Our 12-week EMT course is designed to prepare students with the knowledge and skills they need to become excellent healthcare providers. Having an EMT certification can be the stepping stone to a career in many areas of healthcare. This is often the first step for aspiring medical students, PA students, firefighters, and anyone interested in getting their start in emergency healthcare services. Students learn anatomy & physiology, CPR, splinting & bandaging, patient assessments, and much more. Be prepared to make a difference and be ready to save lives.


Paramedic Program

Upgrade from an EMT to a Medic

The Paramedic Program prepares students to be excellent healthcare providers, ready to become leaders in the field. Students receive extensive training in Airway Management, Cardiology, Pharmacology, Medical and Trauma Emergencies, Pediatric Emergencies, and much more. Students participate in clinical and vehicular shifts while completing their classroom training to relate the classroom lecture with real-world experiences. Accept the challenge and become a Paramedic. Enroll today!


Additional Healthcare Career and Upskill Programs

At Lifework Education, we are dedicated to elevating students' career paths, addressing the demands of healthcare professionals, and elevating the standard of patient care. Through our exceptional trainers, flexible course schedules, and cutting-edge technology, we offer top-notch educational programs at various locations across Arizona.

Do you Need Training at Your Location?

Are you looking for a convenient and tailored training solution for your group? Look no further! Our onsite training program brings an expert instructor right to your organization, providing all the necessary equipment and delivering the training at a date and time that suits your needs.

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Lifework is proud to offer our proprietary CPR and First Aid certification courses. We are also a national partner and Licensed Training Provider with the American Red Cross (ARC), and operate several American Heart Association (AHA) and Health and Safety Institute (HSI) Training Centers. All resuscitation courses follow the guidelines published by the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR).

We offer several professional training programs, including EMT, CNA, Caregiver, and phlebotomy, all of which are approved by the relevant state agencies. Currently, only the paramedic program is included under the ABHES grant of accreditation.

Lifework’s paramedic program is accredited by CAAHEP under the recommendation of CoAEMSP  and institutionally accredited in Peoria, Arizona, by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).