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Babysitters Training Course
with Katy Genthner, MSAD #40 Adult Education
Learn the skills and techniques necessary to be a responsible, competent and fun babysitter in a one-day class. This course will cover such topics as: child care essentials, the proper response and handling of emergency situations, behavior management, safety for the sitter, and babysitting as a business. Students should bring a lunch and a snack. Please do not bring any electronics or phones. For students ages 11-14. A certificate is issued upon successful completion of the course. Register EARLY – this class fills up quickly!
Please note: School should be out by June 25th. Hardship discounts are available, call us.
"ed2go" Personalized Learning!!!
with ed2go RSU 39, Eastern Aroostook Adult and Community Education
You can choose to study at home or come to the learning center and use our up-to-date computer labs.
We offer 360+ instructor-led online courses, from professional technical development to personal interest, through a partnership with Ed2Go. Classes are convenient and affordable. You will spend two to four hours each week completing two lessons in an interactive learning environment in which you will be able to interact with instructors and fellow students in online discussion areas. Most courses begin near the middle of each month and last six weeks. Upon completion of a course with a passing score, you will get confirmation of completion from your learning institution. Most of these courses are 24 hours and may be used for professional CEUs or in addition to campus courses for high school completions.
5 Week Herbal Series
with Katie Munn, Merrymeeting Adult Education
Have you wanted to incorporate healthy and tasty herbs into your diet through cooking and baking? This is the course for you! Starting on July 12th: Intro to Herbs- We will discuss basic herbs, their Latin names and what they are commonly used for to promote health and wellbeing. July 19th: How to infuse your own oil and make a salve- In this class we will use some of the herbs we discussed the week before and learn how to infuse oils and make our very own healing salve. July 26th: How to make your own tincture- Using our Herbal knowledge we will discuss how to make an herbal tincture and actually make one to take home! August 2nd : How to make and formulate your own tea blends- This class will look at how to successfully make a healing and tasty herbal tea blend. Aug 9th: Herbal Cooking & Baking- Using Teas and Tinctures is a great way to get herbs into you but how about other methods? $40 material fee paid to the instructor on the first night of class.
A to Z Grant Writing
with ed 2go, Kittery Adult Education
Ed2go online class!
A to Z Grant Writing - $115, various start dates
A to Z Grant Writing is an invigorating and informative course that will equip you with the skills and tools you need to enter the exciting field of grant writing! You'll learn how to raise needed funds by discovering how and where to look for potential funders who are a good match for your organization. You'll also learn how to network and develop true partnerships with a variety of funders, how to organize a successful grant writing campaign, and how to put together a complete proposal package.
This course speaks mainly to nonprofit organizations, schools, religious institutions, and municipalities seeking grants from foundation, corporate, government, and individual donors. It's also an excellent primer for individuals wishing to become grant writing consultants or community grant writing volunteers.
Many of this course's elements also easily translate to the for-profit field and to individual artists, and material specifically designed for businesses and individuals is included. No matter who you are or what level of experience you have, you'll find the A to Z of writing and submitting successful proposals here!
For details or to register visit:
Academy of Medical Professions - online W18
MMRACE has partnered with the Academy of Medical Professions to deliver online certificate courses in healthcare professions. Online Training Programs can start you on a path to in-demand careers in the healthcare field. You can begin the online programs at any time –whenever it is right for you to start. Some program options have lab and clinical experience requirements that will need to be done in person. There are distance sites throughout the state for those requirements to be completed.
Choose from many different program options!
• Billing and Coding – $1,200 – $6,100
• Clinical Medical Assistant -- $3,000 - $5,600
• CMAA -- $3,000 - $6,100
• Dental Assisting -- $2,400
• Group Fitness & Personal Trainer - $1500 - $2,700
• Medical Transcription -- $2,400
• Pharmacy Technician -- $1,850
• Phlebotomy -- $2,400
Payment plans are available by contacting The Academy Of Medical Professions at www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com or 1-866-516-8274
These online career training certification programs may be available at no cost to qualifying students* through Maine CareerCenter. If you are unemployed or under-employed, call us for details today! 873-5754.
*Qualifying participant through CareerCenter – unemployed or underemployed (making less than $15 per hour), must have high school diploma or equivalent, must pass CASAS reading and math assessment with a score of 220 or over, must have active account at Maine JobLink.
with ed 2go, Kittery Adult Education
Ed2go Online class!
Accounting Fundamentals - $115, various start dates
Gain a marketable new skill by learning the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, financial reporting, and more.
Our instructor-led online courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive. We focus on creating warm, supportive communities for our learners. New course sessions begin monthly, are project-oriented and include lessons, quizzes, hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links, and more.
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Achieving Top Search Engine Positions (Spring 2018)
with Online with Ed2Go.com/yace, York Adult & Community Education
The vast majority of Web traffic comes from search engines. That means the most important thing you can do to increase your website’s traffic is to improve its search engine ranking. To do that, you have to understand both the art and science of search engine optimization (SEO). In this course, you’ll gain the knowledge you need to boost your website’s visibility. You’ll discover how search engines crawl the Web, rank websites, and find previously undiscovered sites, and learn which HTML tags are key to getting sites on a search engine’s radar. Cost: $89 for 6 week online course - www.Online with Ed2Go.com/yace. Session Start Dates: February 14, March 14, April 11, May 16, June 13
with Linda Mansur Migneault, Sanford Community Adult Education
Beginner through intermediate acrylic artists, this is the class for you! Bring your materials and a reference photograph of what you would like to paint. A simple landscape or still life is a great choice for beginners.
Materials: small canvas board, beginners may experiment with Apple Barrel paints, include red, blue, yellow, white and black as basic needs, (white will be used the most)-try to avoid gloss. Brushes (round 2,6,8 and flat 2,6,8). Bring a container for water, paper towels, trash bag or plastic to cover the table.