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200-Hour Yoga Teacher Certification Program


with Tracey Noyes, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Sep 28, 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.

Enrollment is on-going. Please contact Tina Christophersen, Career Pathways Coordinator or Tracy Noyes at Redefining Yoga and Pilates (892-0964),, for more information.

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Academy of Medical Professions

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with Academy of Medical Professions, Scarborough Adult Learning Center

AMP 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, but 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

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

Certified Group Exercise and Personal Trainer

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Adult CPR/AED (RSU 38-staff only)


with TBD To Be Determined, Maranacook Adult Education

Oct 19, 2016 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Learn CPR and how to use an automatic external defibrillator (AED). Upon successful completion you receive a two-year certification from the American Heart Association.

Instructor: TBD

Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 5:30-8:30 pm

Location: MCHS

Registration: $20.00 fir RSU 38 employees only!

*Anyone persuing their Maine Guide License will also need to complete Adult CPR.

BHP: Behavioral Health Professional 1/7


with Lyn Dowler, Sanford Community Adult Education

Jan 7, 2017 at 8 am, runs for 2 weeks

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. High-school diploma or equivalency is required to attend the 43-hour BHP training (includes CPR/first aid/AED/bloodborne pathogen training.) Most employers require a valid driver’s license.

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C.N.A.: Certified Nursing Assistant


with Barbara Roberts, Sanford Community Adult Education

Sep 13, 2016 at 4 pm, runs for 20 weeks

CNAs help patients or clients with healthcare needs under the superision of a Registered Nurse. A CNA needs a strong work ethic and ability. Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalency and must attend the Orientation prior to being registered for this course.

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Career Exploration & Planning


with Rhonda Jacobson, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Aug 15, 2016

Thinking about changing careers or advancing in your current career, but not sure which steps to take? Each step on a career pathway is designed to prepare students to progress to the next level of employment and education. 

Our Career Advisor is available to assist students with identifying and achieving career goals. We can offer guidance with career exploration and career readiness.

We tailor career advising to your needs and can meet with you in Bridgton, Casco, Fryeburg, or Lovell. Create your personal career plan through self-exploration, occupational exploration and career and educational planning. 

Call today 207-627-4291 to meet with a career advisor.

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Certificate in Complementary and Integrative Health


with Online, RSU 19 Adult Education

Nov 9, 2016

Today's health care system is evolving in its approach to the health and care of a culturally and ethnically diverse client population. In the United States, the aging population, an increasing public awareness of major risk factors contributing to chronic illness, and the public's growing desire for alternative health care options are just a few of the factors behind the expanding interest in complementary and integrative health.The demand for knowledgeable providers to meet the needs of this population is dramatically increasing, resulting in the development of new jobs and the creation of new services. To gain a broad understanding of these therapies and to stay current with emerging trends, health professionals who work with diverse populations will need continuing professional education. The ability to understand the many types of therapies available is essential to providing safe, effective care in any setting.

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Certificate in Gerontology


with Online, RSU 19 Adult Education

Dec 14, 2016

The Certificate in Gerontology represents a specialization in the field of gerontology. It is designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of individuals who work with older adults by providing an educational experience that is multidisciplinary in nature. 

With the population aging at a rapid rate, by 2030 one in five U.S. residents will be 65 or older. The demand for knowledgeable providers to meet the needs of this population is dramatically increasing, new jobs are being developed, and new services created. Health professionals who work with the older population will need continuing professional education to gain a broad understanding of the field of gerontology and to stay current with emerging trends.

• enhances professional marketability,• builds skills and competencies,• fulfills continuing education requirements for many professionals, and• develops an interdisciplinary perspective on aging.  

Career Opportunities:This certification program provides you with the knowledge and skills to effectively meet the needs of the aging population in a wide range of careers. There are opportunities in nursing, teaching, service, administration, and research that focus on the needs and interests of older adults. These opportunities also exist within government programs and agencies; public and private institutions that provide health, education, and social services; research centers; special interest groups; colleges and universities; and corporate human resources divisions.Participants:This certificate is relevant for registered nurses, nurse practitioners, licensed vocational nurses, practical nurses, nursing assistants, social workers, occupational therapists, recreation therapists, physical therapists, respiratory therapists, administrators, psychologists, personal care assistants, volunteers, physicians, chiropractors, clergy, physical fitness professionals, adult children of aging parents, or any other individual currently working with or planning to work with older adults. Curriculum:The Certificate in Gerontology consists of a total of 11 courses:

• Introduction To Gerontology• Physiology of Aging• Mental Health and Aging• Healthy Aging• Pain Assessment and Management in the Older Adult• Death and Dying• Sleep and Aging• The Older Woman• Elder Abuse• Aging and Disorders of Communication• Alzheimer's Disease: Mysteries and Possibilities 

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