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Academy of Medical Professions
Academy of Medical Professions offers a variety of healthcare career classes which may be accessed either on site or web-based using the Tandberg system. National certification classes programs available. You must contact the Academy directly for a schedule of ongoing classes, registration information and payment plans at 866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or online at www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com. Scarborough Adult Education is a classroom site for some of these classes.
Medical Office Specialist with CMAA National Certification, Medical Billing and Coding with CPC Certification, Hospital Billing & Coding with CPC-H certification, Medical Transcription Certificate Program, Phlebotomy with CPT Certification, Pharmacy Technician, Dental Assistant, Personal Training Certificate
Adult/Pediatric CPR/AED/First Aid
with Andrew Eckman, Central Lincoln County Adult Education
American Sign Language
with Shannon Locke, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education
Students will learn basic ASL communication. Course includes sign vocabulary, grammatical structures, fingerspelling, numbers and expressive and receptive signing activities. Students will learn the history of ASL and become knowledgeable of aspects of Deaf Culture which is an integral part of meaningful language use.
Babysitter Lessons & Safety Training: B.L.A.S.T. Messalonskee
with Kelly Roderick, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education
BLAST! Babysitter Lessons and Safety Training Program (the Second Edition) published by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is an important program for babysitters. It is exciting and interactive and provides training in pediatric first aid, household safety, and the fundamentals of childcare. We will cover the most current practices for safety and injury prevention, First Aid basics for emergency, quick references tools for babysitters, and a fun, easy-to-follow booklet. The program will prepare you to interview for a babysitting job, select safe and suitable games and activities, prevent accidents, perform first aid and CPR, and begin babysitting safely and competently. This course is designed for young people ages 12 and older who are interested in learning the skills for babysitting. A parent or guardian must accompany young people ages 12 to 17. There is a lab fee of $20 to be paid to the instructor before class start. This fee includes the book and certificate. Please register by Thursday, March 19.
Biology/Lab Fall 2015
with Bill Gehring, Eastern Aroostook Adult and Community Education
This course centers on the biosphere emphasizing investigation, analysis, and critical thinking of content through lab experience research, Lab activities will promote technical lab competence, utilize the scientific process of research and reporting, as well as teach and reinforce scientific concepts. This course fulfills the science requirement for high school completion.
Must call 207-493-4272 to register!
BLS for Health Care Providers
with Joyce Price, MSAD#1 Adult Education
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.
C.N.A. Medication Technician
with H. Alew, Auburn Adult and Community Education
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.
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.
Certified Dental Assistant
with Academy of Medical Professionals, Augusta Adult and Community Education
Augusta Adult and Community Education has partnered with the Academy of Medical Professions to provide a variety of healthcare skills training courses. Please contact our office at (207) 626-2470 to set up an appointment to take the CASAS assessments and meet with our career counselor.
Dental Assisting is one of the most high-demand careers. This program is designed to teach all aspects of dental assisting and provide you the skills you need to work in this field and pass RHS national certificate exam and earn CPR certification. This program is taught by a Certified Dental Assistant ™ certificant and includes an opportunity for internships. The price of the course includes all books, exam preparation materials and fees for the DANB RHS® exam and CPR certificate program. Upon passing the DANB RHS exam, you will receive a certificate of knowledge based on competency for that component from DANB. Course registration is $2,400. Payment plans available.