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200 Hour Yoga Teacher Certification Program

$2,150

with Tracy Noyes, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Jan 27, 2016 at 6:30 pm, runs for 43 weeks
An in-depth Coaching Yoga, Coaching Life Certification program for those seeking to teach or to deepen their journey. The Coaching Yoga, Coaching Life Certification is built around finding your voice first – as an inspired teacher or as an inspired yogi, encouraging you to step outside of the “box”. Tuition includes 129 hours of classroom instruction covering these topics: Techniques, training and practice; teaching methodology; anatomy and physiology; yoga philosophy, lifestyle and ethics for yoga teachers; practicum, instructional materials. A note for students interested in pursuing certification through Yoga Alliance: In order to qualify for certification through Yoga Alliance, students are responsible for completion of additional coursework relevant to the area of interest in these subject areas: techniques, training and practice, teaching methodologies, yoga self-exploration; Complete Family Crisis Volunteer Program (taught by Family Crisis Services). These components are not covered by tuition charged for this program. Please note: the teacher of this program is not affiliated with Yoga Alliance; however the coursework noted in this program and recommended as additional coursework exceeds Yoga Alliance requirements and may be applied as Continuing Education for yoga teachers wishing to register with Yoga Alliance. Please contact Tina Christophersen, Career Pathways Coordinator or Tracy Noyes at Redefining Yoga and Pilates (892-0964), redefiningyogaandpilates@yoahoo.com, for more information.
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Activities Coordinator Training Program

$1,385

with Bonnie Green, United Technologies Center

Feb 3, 2016 at 5 pm

This 200-hour program is approved by and conducted in accordance with Maine Department of Health & Human Services and Division of Licensing & Regulatory Services utilizing the Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals (MEPAP) 2nd edition curriculum prescribed by the National Certification Council for Activity Professionals (NCCAP) standards. The conceptual framework is “Service through Leadership”. The program builds from the provision of clinical activity services to individuals and groups as a care giver, to developing and managing aggregate activity department services as a supervisor. Understanding social gerontology and adult development and growth across the life span is taught as the cornerstone for service approach. Elder care, on all levels, is investigated. Participants will learn to perform as full members of the health care team whose common objective is the quality of life for the dependent adult and to advocate for services in the private and public setting. A comprehensive approach to activity service design and department management is taught with the application of concepts in the student’s present practice setting stressed. A structured practicum is an integral part of the course.

Please call (207) 947-6474 for more information

Application packet

Application deadline: January 22nd

Wednesdays, 5:00 pm -9:00 pm

February 3rd   - June 15th

Select Saturdays:  March 5th, April 2nd, May 7th, and June 11th   

8:30 am -5:00 pm (half hour lunch break)

$1385 (Course texts, site visit, and State Exam fee are included)

American Heart Association CPR, First Aid and AED: for Adults, Children and Infants

$50

with Kathy Meserve, Scarborough Adult Learning Center

Mar 29, 2016 at 6 pm

This Heartaver two evening course covers CPR and AED training for adults, infants and children as well as basic first aid including medical emergencies, injury emergencies, and environmental emergencies. Ideal for personal trainers, gym employees, baby sitters, day care workers, scout leaders, restaurant employees or anyone who needs certification. Minimum student age is 14 years. Students pay for and take home instructional textbook. Certification valid for 2 years. Kathy is the American Heart Association Training Center Coordinator for Maine Medical Center and is a certified AHA instructor.

Tuesday and Thursday, 03/29 and 03/31/2016 6:00 to 8:00 pm $50, plus $15 textbook fee, payable to instructor at first class Instructor: Kathy Meserve

Course will run

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American Red Cross CPR & First Aid

$157

with American Red Cross, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Apr 9, 2016 at 8 am

This one day course includes Adult & Pediatric and Auto External Defibrilator.  Successful students will be issued an American Red Cross certificate valid for two years.

Attn Health Care Providers HealthCare Provider Basic Life Support (American Heart Association) - Spring 2016

$60

with Diane Frechette, Biddeford Adult Education

Apr 9, 2016 at 8 am, runs for 1 week

This 2 year certification course is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills in a wide variety of in- and out- of hospital settings. This audience includes nurses, physicians, EMS professionals, students in a healthcare program at a university/college, allied health professionals (physical therapists, occupational therapist, athletic trainers, etc.), and others who may need training in basic life support skills. Taught by American Heart Association Certified Instructors.

Textbook MUST be picked up at Adult Ed Office PRIOR to the class

  • Book Fee - $15.00 (included in fee)
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BHP: Behavioral Health Professional

$225

with Lyn Dowler, Sanford Community Adult Education

Jan 16, 2016 at 8 am, runs for 10 weeks

Provides one–on–one support to children (4-18/21 years of age) with Intellectual/Development Delays and/or Autism in their home and within the community, usually after school until early evening hours and/or during the day on weekends, etc.  A minimum of a high-school diploma or equivalency is required to attend the 50 hour BHP training + mandatory 8 hour CPR/First Aid/ AED/ Blood Borne Pathogen training. Most employers also require a valid State of Maine Driver’s License

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BLS for Health Care Providers

$10

with Joyce Price, MSAD#1 Adult Education

Apr 5, 2016 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

This video-based, instructor-led course teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life skills for application in both in-and-out-of hospital settings.  This course trains participants to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations and provide early use of an AED. It includes adult, child, and infant rescue techniques.  This course also teaches relief of choking.  All course topics will be completed within 3 hours.

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C.N.A. Medication Technician

$1,100

with H. Alew, Auburn Adult and Community Education

Apr 4, 2016 , runs for 10 weeks

Call early to enroll 333-6661.  Participants who currently hold a certified nurse's assistant certificate, are on the State Nursing Registry in good standing, and have one-year minimum full-time experience as a C.N.A. may apply.  Students will be taught the rules, regulations, medications, and techniques in becoming a medication technician.  Reading assessment test required.  Anyone wishing to apply for this program must call the Adult Ed. office at 333-6661.  Payment due prior to first class.  No refund once class starts.

Requirements/Prerequisites

C.N.A. (state certified and listed on State Registry), one year of C.N.A. (2,080 hours) experience, passing a CASAS reading test, leters of recommendation from nursing administrator and supervisor must be two registered nurses who supervise on letterhead.  





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