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Become a qualified medical assistant with free medical career training and certification right here in Denver, CO. The CrossPurpose medical assistant training is completed in partnership with US Career Institute in about 10-12 weeks. Medical assistants are the heart of the healthcare industry, providing necessary support to nurses, doctors, administrative staff and patients. With free training from CrossPurpose, you will begin your journey as a healthcare professional in one of the most in-demand industries in Colorado.

Free, hands-on pre-apprenticeship training to launch your medical assistant career and change your life

Why Enroll in Free Medical Assistant Training?

The healthcare industry has a growing need for qualified medical professionals to fill critical roles in hospitals, urgent care facilities, private practices, and many other medical organizations. Federal employment data predicts that the demand for medical assistants is projected to grow 18% over the next decade. That is much higher than many other professions. Denver’s local job market is in critical need of medical assistants, with multiple openings posted across all job platforms. That means that becoming a medical assistant can provide you with reliable employment and a variety of job opportunities.

Cross Purpose Medical Assistant Training


The median pay for a medical assistant averages $18, with room for growth as you gain experience. There are a number of ways to use your medical assistant certification to find employment that can fit your unique needs. Medical assistants have opportunities to select from a variety of shifts or working environments. There are hundreds of thousands of medical assistant jobs open throughout the United States, making it a career you can move to wherever life takes you next.

About Our Free Medical Assistant Training Program

The CrossPurpose medical assistant job training program includes important personal and professional development training. This training is designed to help you navigate the healthcare industry with professionalism. Your training will include learning about the application and interview process, as well as workplace skills like conflict resolution, teamwork, customer service, and more. The training will give you the leading edge against other job seekers.

You will learn:

  • Interviewing
  • Resume building
  • Team building
  • Conflict resolution
  • Tech and digital skills
  • Sharing your story
  • Financial health and literacy
  • Mindset growth
  • Writing personal brand and goal statements
  • Public speaking
  • And much more!


Following this portion of the program, you will begin your self-paced medical assistant career training program. You will learn the clinical and administrative tasks you will perform as a certified medical assistant. You will also be provided with education about anatomy and physiology, medical terms, patient communication, privacy laws and much more.

At the end of your training, you will be ready to:

  • Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician.
  • Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes.
  • Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, and administering medications as directed by a physician.
  • Be qualified to test for the CCMA exam
  • Perform essential office skills
  • Be CPR/BLS certified
  • And more!

What You Can Do with Certification

After finishing the CrossPurpose free medical assistant training program, you will be qualified to take the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) Certification Exam. Passing this exam will jumpstart your career and make you a marketable candidate to clinics and hospitals looking for medical assistants in your area.

Your opportunities as a medical assistant include:

  • Private practices
  • Urgent care
  • Hospital care
  • Senior living facilities
  • Physical therapy practices
  • Community clinics
  • Retail clinics
  • Health and human services
  • And more!
What Our Graduates Are Saying

“I had always wanted to be a Medical Assistant to help people when they were sick or help save lives.”


Course Requirements:

  • 10th-grade reading and math levels
  • Self-directed and highly motivated learner
  • Able to memorize and understand anatomy and physiology and medical terminology
  • Possess increased attention to detail and professionalism
  • Clean UA
  • No felonies, domestic violence, assault, or child abuse and neglect charges
  • Felonies may limit options and jobs

Course Details:

Class Schedule

  • Monday-Thursday, 9am – 1pm for first 6 weeks of personal development
  • Wednesday evenings from 6pm – 8pm for duration of the program for class participation with other students.

Upon starting your Medical Assistant Skill Track:

  • Self-paced training, usually completed in 10-12 weeks.

After Completing Your Skills Training:

  • You will be on your way to becoming a Colorado medical assistant.


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Why Cross Puprose


Long programs with strict classroom hours can be difficult for working professionals, single parents or individuals with limited transportation. CrossPurpose believes in removing the barriers to training and education that keep so many motivated applicants from entering their chosen field.


Our paid medical assistant training allows you to complete the initial program online before moving into your clinical rotation. This allows you more flexibility to balance your work, family, and education.


We developed our free medical careers training program to help future healthcare professionals get started without the burden of debt. Our program will even pay you a small stipend as you learn to help you focus on your education.


Join a meaningful field with fulfilling work in a role that helps your community. Become a certified healthcare professional and jumpstart your future.


Northeast Denver

3050 Richard Allen Ct.
Denver CO 80205

South Metro

3855 S Broadway,
Englewood CO 80113

North Metro

Opening July 2023
Arvada, CO

FAQs About the CrossPurpose Free Medical Assistant Training

Does CrossPurpose offer its free medical training certification programs near me?

CrossPurpose offers free medical assistant schooling to applicants in Denver. If you are outside of the Denver area, give us a call. We may be able to connect you with similar resources in your area in Colorado.

What basic qualifications do I need to join the free medical assistant program?

  • Typing 40+ wpm
  • 6th-grade reading and math levels
  • Moderately professional

When can I get started?

Fill out an application by clicking the link below to get started. One of our enrollment specialists will help you find the next available program.

Does CrossPurpose provide job search assistance?

CrossPurpose provides resources and network opportunities for our students. Speak with your advisor to learn more.

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