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Alternative Dispute Resolution (Mediation) Certificate
with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education
Become a mediator. Review the growth and application of settlement options in the United States. Learn both traditional and non-traditional dispute resolution options. Mediation is geared for all professionals who are focused on “interest-based bargaining.” Take the mystery out of settlement processes, focus on reaching reasonable solutions for government, business and personal disputes, and divorce settlement mediation.
American Heart Assoc. Heartsaver Infant, Child & Adult CPR/AED
with Casey Holmes, ATC, RSU #3
The American Heart Association Heart saver CPR/AED Course is designed to teach CPR and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction for victims of all ages to lay rescuers, particularly those who are expected to respond to emergencies in the workplace because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements. Course is ideal for any person interested in being trained for response to a sudden cardiac emergency in the home, school, or community.
Knowledge and skills for the use of an Automated External Defibrillator will also be included. Two year AHA Heart saver Certification awarded upon course completion.
Materials: $5 per student to be paid to instructor first night of class. A minimum of 5 students for class to run with a maximum of 8 students.
American Red Cross First Aid/CPR Adult & Pediatric 5.6
with American Red Cross, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education
Participants will learn to recognize and provide care for persons of all ages who have experienced a sudden illness or injury until Emergency Medical Services arrive and take over. Following current Emergency Cardiac Care guidelines, students will learn to recognize a heart attack and what do in this situation, including providing CPR and using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Students will also learn to recognize stroke, breathing emergencies, and how to treat burns. Additional skills include caring for choking adults, children and infants, and controlling bleeding, as well as checking responsive persons. Certificate and reference card included. Presented by Maine Safety Education
Android Application Developer
with _ed2go _ed2go, PVAEC - Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative
This program will give you valuable Android Application development experience. In the program, you will learn how to develop basic Android Applications using the Android ADT framework. When you have completed the program, you will be equipped to start exploring the world of creating applications for Android Devices. This program will take you through the basics of Android Framework to working with complex applications.
When you are done with this program, you will have foundational knowledge, and with additional study time and practical application, you can prepare to develop higher level applications and games.
This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.
For more information on this or other Ed2Go Career Training courses, or to register, go to: http://careertraining.ed2go.com/pvaec/
Apple iBasics: iPhone, iPad, iPod
with Mostafa Rostampour, Portland Adult Education
Assisting Aging Parents (Spring 2017)
with ed2go.com/yace ., York Adult & Community Education
Are you helping your aging parents? Growing older is a part of life. Some aspects are joyful, some bittersweet, some frustrating, some frightening. This compassionate and comprehensive class will give you the tools, techniques, and insights for this time in life. You will learn what to expect, what to watch for, how to deal with physical and emotional challenges, and where to find resources to help. You’ll be introduced to special communication skills, observation methods, and coping mechanisms to ease the burden for everyone involved. You’ll learn to handle most of the challenges you will face while coming to appreciate and cherish the privilege of the journey. Session Start Dates: March 16, April 13, May 18, June 15, July 13
Auto Body - Spring 2017
with Viktor Garnek, Biddeford Adult Education
This is a hands on class where you will be working on your own vehicle, and Viktor will be there to answer any questions or give you a helpful hint. Shop space is limited to 8 vehicles with no storage. Each student will be responsible for purchasing the supplies needed for their own project.
NO CLASS ON APRIL 18