Houston, TX (01/22/19)  Dean’s Staffing Solutions, Inc. dba EdVantage Training Solutions (in affiliation with Dean’s Professional Services) has begun first cohort of MA certification classes in partnership with Harris County Department of Education. The first class began on Feb. 27 with a total of 70 students registered split four classes.

These classes mark the first of its kind serving the communities of the Greater Houston Area. In partnership with HCDE, this program provides all the tools needed to pass the NHA Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) Exam and receive a CPR BLS Certification from the American Heart Association, develop clinical skills and elevate your career at no cost to the student or employer.  

To qualify candidates are required to have a HS Diploma or GED, 5+ years of clinical medical assistant experience or have graduated from an accredited Medical Assistant program. Candidates must also have to commit to attending and completing the course.

“We are excited about the opportunity to partner with Harris County Department of Education and provide an education opportunity that hasn’t been available to the community in this way,” said Tiffany Wright, CEO of DSSI & Dean’s Professional Services.

The Harris County Department of Education Adult Education Program provides free classes in convenient locations and with flexible schedules to the community. These programs are adult-centered curriculum based on the Texas Adult Education Content Standards centered on individualized placement and progress evaluation. For more information about Harris County Department of Education Adult Education Program, visit https://hcde-texas.org/adult-education/.


EdVantage Training Solutions (DSSI) is a full-service HR partner and Training Solutions Provider. EdVantage provides employee and employ-ability solutions for today’s challenges through continuing education programs structured to service multiple industries including medical, human resources, information technology and soft skills necessary to enter the job market, up-skill professionals to the next level, or transition skillset to enter a new industry. Our employer partnership solutions include a full range of HR services and training and education solutions customized to fit our clients’ goals.

EdVantage Training Solutions is affiliated with Dean's Professional Services is a national and award-winning staffing, staff development, and consulting company. DPS was named one of the Best and Brightest Companies to work for in Houston 2017. Also, in 2017, DPS Founder & President, Mrs. Jennifer Dean, was nominated for the Women Who Mean Business Award by the Houston Business Journal. Since 1999, Dean's Professional Services has ranked among the largest permanent placement, largest area temporary placement, largest minority owned, and the Fast 100 by the Houston Business Journal. In 2009, Dean's Professional Services became a Joint Commission Certified Health Care Staffing Service.

For more information about EdVantage Training Solutions visit www.edvantagetraining.com or  www.deansprofessionalservices.com or call 713-785-7483 or 1-800-805-9318.

Dean’s Professional Services—Smith & Dean, Inc.
11511 Katy Freeway, Suite 430
Houston, TX 77079