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Academy of Medical Professions

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with Academy of Medical Professions, RSU16 Adult Education

Become NATIONALLY Certified in the following areas in as little as 10 to 20 weeks:

  • Pharmacy Technician Certification with PTCB
  • Certified Group Exercise and Personal Trainer
  • Dental Assisting with RHS Certification
  • Hospital Billing & Coding with CPC-H Certification
  • Medical Billing Specialist with CPB Certification
  • Medical Coding with CPC Certification
  • Medical Transcription Certificate
  • Medical Office Specialist with CMAA and CEHRS Certifications
  • Phlebotomy with CPT Certification

For more information about these medical profession courses including payment plans or to register, please contact Academy of Medical Professions at 866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714, or visit

(VA, WIA, Aspire, Career Center, Department of Labor and DHHS approved vendor)

American Heart Adult, Child, and Infant CPR/AED & Obstructed Airway Heartsaver


with Don Wade, United Technologies Center

Oct 14, 2015 at 6 pm

This hands-on learning and demonstration course introduces immediate lifesaving principles to correct airway obstructions and cardiac arrest in adults, infants, and children. Barrier Devices will be supplied.

Participants will receive certification card after successful completion.


American Sign Language


with Shannon Locke, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Sep 23, 2015 at 5:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks

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. No textbook required.


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


with Diane Frechette, Biddeford Adult Education

Sep 19, 2015 at 8 am

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

Fee includes

  • Book Fee - $15.00

Basic Life Support (BLS) For Healthcare Providers / HS


with Don Wade, United Technologies Center

Oct 21, 2015 at 6 pm

The BLS for Healthcare Providers course is for Healthcare Professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. This course covers: adult and pediatric CPR, two-rescuer scenarios and use of the bag valve masks, foreign body airway obstruction, automated external defibrillation, special resuscitation situations, stroke and cardiac arrest, and other cardiopulmonary emergencies.

Participants will receive certification card after successful completion.


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Beacon Hospice Volunteer


with Kelly Herlihy, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Sep 14, 2015 at 5:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks

Be the person who makes a difference to a neighbor and their family as they face end of life issues: become a Beacon Hospice Volunteer.  This FREE 21 hour, 7 week training will prepare you to support patients and their families. Led by the volunteer coordinator, our team of registered nurse case managers, licensed clinical social workers, clergy and bereavement specialists will provide the informational tools you will need to provide compassionate support for our patients and their families. You will learn the history and philosophy of hospice, medical issues at the end of life including pain and symptom management, communication, family dynamics, grief, loss and spiritual care.  Once you complete the course, you decide how best how to serve the hospice community.  Hospice volunteer work is not about a patient's demise, it about their LIVING!!

Minimum of 2 students and maximum of 20 students 

This class will start Monday, September 14th 5:30pm-8:30pm


Tuesday, September 15th 12pm-3pm.  

Become a Hospice Volunteer


with Elaine Bonnell, Sanford Community Adult Education

Oct 13, 2015 at 2 pm, runs for 5 weeks

Are you interested in caring for people during their final journey?  This is a very rewarding opportunity!  Five weeks of comprehensive training will bring you through all aspects of end-stage life care - from general companionship to grief, loss and bereavement.  Experienced hospice staff (including social worker, chaplain and bereavement coordinator) will guide you through this training. This training is not recommended for anyone who has experienced the death of a close family member or friend within the last 12 months. You'll need a valid driver's license, a car, and proof of insurance, and a negative TB test (paid by Wentworth Homecare & Hospice).

BHP-Behavioral Health Professional


with Lyn Dowler, Sanford Community Adult Education

Sep 14, 2015 at 8 am, runs for 2 weeks

Provide 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 plus 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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