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Business & Skills Training
Demand for accounting professionals currently exceeds supply. If you're interested in increasing your financial awareness while also gaining a marketable skill, this course is for you. You'll learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. You'll get hands-on experience with handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities. We'll cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period. Whether you're a sole proprietor looking to manage your business finances or you simply want to gain an understanding of accounting basics for career advancement or for personal use, this course will give you a solid foundation in financial matters.
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Accounting Fundamentals II ONLINE
with _ed2go _ed2go, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative
While it is true that accounting professionals are scarce, those with corporate accounting experience are even more rare. This course will build on the knowledge you gained in Charlene Messier's online Accounting Fundamentals course (or another introductory accounting course) to provide you with a solid understanding of corporate accounting practices. In Accounting Fundamentals II, you'll explore such topics as special journals, uncollectible accounts receivable, plant assets, depreciation, notes and interest, accrued revenue and expenses, dividends, retained earnings, and various financial reports for corporations. If you're interested in increasing your financial awareness and accountability while also gaining a marketable skill, this is the course for you.
To register, go to: http://www.ed2go.com/pvaec/online-courses/accounting-fundamentals-2?tab=detail
Advanced Paralegal Certificate Course ONLINE
with Center Legal Studies Online, Biddeford Adult Education
Students are required to complete six Advanced Paralegal Course topics to receive a certificate. Each topic is offered in a seven-week online session. Students must successfully complete the Core Requirements before they take the Advanced Paralegal Course. Up to three Advanced Paralegal Course topics may be taken during a seven-week online session and Advanced Paralegal Course topics do not have to be taken in any particular order.
They are as follows:
- Advanced Legal Research
- Alternative Dispute Resolution (Mediation)
- Bankruptcy Law
- Business Law
- Constitutional Law
- Criminal Law
- Criminal Procedure
- Education Law
- Estate Planning
- Family Law
- Immigration Law
- Intellectual Property
- Real Property Law
- Victim Advocacy
- Water Law
Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners
with ed 2go, Kittery Adult Education
If you're thinking of starting a blog or just beginning one, this course is for you. Perhaps you'd like to try out podcasting too. You can and it's easy. In this course, you'll learn how to create, manage, and promote your own blog and audio and video podcast using tools that you already have on your computer—no paid software or equipment is needed.
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C.N.A. (Certified Nurse Assistant)
DATE IS TBA
This is designed to prepare students for State of Maine certification. It consists of 100 hours of classroom, 20 hours of lab, and 100 hours of clinical experience. The classes are held two nights and Saturday each week. Instructor will provide a schedule the 1st week of class. Upon successful completion of the classroom, laband clinical components, students will be given the State of Maine CNA competency test along with all necessary forms required to be placed on the State of Maine CNA registry.
Note: To be accepted into this course studentsmust complete an application, interview with the instructor and pass a reading comprehension test with a minimum 9th grade level.
Fee: $850 (Text and Workbook included)
Career Exploration and Planning
with Rhonda Jacobson, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education
Thinking about changing careers or advancing in your current career, but don't know which steps to take? Our Career Pathways advisor is available to assist students with identifying and achieving career goals and can offer guidance with career exploration and career readiness.
Create your personal career plan through self-exploration, occupational exploration and career and educational planning.
Call 627-4291 for more information