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Administrative Assistant Certificate
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Administrative Assistant Certificate

$460

with ed2go,, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar Jan 1, 2019

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT FUNDAMENTALS

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT APPLICATIONS

INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION

SKILLS FOR MAKING GREAT DECISIONS

Each individual online course consists of 12 sessions, delivered twice a week. Each course starts once a month. Register for courses at www.ed2go.com/pvaec.

Once you have completed all the required courses, contact Hilda Roberts (hroberts@pvaec.org) for your certificate. 

Leadership Certificate
Online Registration Unavailable

Leadership Certificate

$460

with ed2go,, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar Jan 1, 2019

Skills for Making Great Decisions

Fundamentals of Supervision Management

Fundamentals of Supervision Management 2

Building Teams that Work   or   Leadership

Each individual online course consists of 12 sessions, delivered twice a week. Each course starts once a month. Register for courses at www.ed2go.com/pvaec.

Once you have completed all the required courses, contact Hilda Roberts (hroberts@pvaec.org) for your certificate. 

Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate
Online Registration Unavailable

Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate

$460

with ed2go,, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar Jan 1, 2019

Administrative Medical Assistant

Medical Terminology

Interpersonal Communication

Medical Coding

 

Each individual online course consists of 12 sessions, delivered twice a week. Each course starts once a month. Register for courses at www.ed2go.com/pvaec.

Once you have completed all the required courses, contact Hilda Roberts (hroberts@pvaec.org) for your certificate. 

Adult Transitions

Free

with Five Town Adult Ed Staff, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jul 1, 2020 , runs for 52 weeks

Considering a career change? Need assistance going back to college, but not sure where to start? Have you recently lost your job and don’t know what support services are available to you? Federal law provides access for free career training and support services for adults and youth to overcome barriers to employment. Set up an appointment with our Adult Ed team and let us help you navigate the murky waters of adult transitions. Meet our staff here.

 

We offer FREE advising services in the following:

• Career Transitions

• Referrals to partner agencies for adults with barriers

• Entrepreneurship and small business development

• Certificate programs

• Post-secondary education

How to Join a Zoom Meeting
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How to Join a Zoom Meeting

Free

with Mt. Desert Island Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jul 30, 2020

Click this link to a video that explains how to join a Zoom Meeting. This assumes you've downloaded the Zoom app or client to your device AND that you've received an invitation to a Zoom meeting.  You can always visit this website for further information. There is no registration through adult ed to access this information. Just click on the colored links above.

ed2go: Career Training Programs
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ed2go: Career Training Programs

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available

with Online at ed2go, Lawrence Adult Education

Calendar Aug 6, 2020

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! 453-4200, EXT. 3114.

CBCS Certified Medical Administrative Assistant with Medical Billing and Coding (Vouchers Included) $2,695 (GES149)

This nationally recognized program combines the Administrative Medical Specialist program with training in medical billing and coding and medical terminology to give you a competitive edge in the healthcare field. 500 hours - 12 months National Certifications: Included, NHA’s CBCS, CMAA CBCS

Medical Billing and Coding (Voucher Included) $2,195 (GES124)

This nationally recognized program combines the Medical Billing and Coding program with 60 HRS of medical terminology training to give you a competitive edge in the healthcare field. 340 hours - 12 months National Certifications: Included, NHA’s CBCS

Clinical Dental Assistant $1,995 (GED121)

The Clinical Dental Assistant Online Training Program will provide you with the skills you need to become a dental assistant. After you’ve completed this program, you’ll be ready to pursue certification as a dental assistant by passing the radiology and infection control portions of the Dental Assisting National Board examination. 240 hours - 6 months , National Certifications: Yes, portions of DANB

CPC Certified Medical Administrative Assistant with Medical Billing and Coding (Vouchers Included) $3,195 (GES148)

This Administrative Medical Specialist program with training in medical billing and coding will give you a competitive edge in the healthcare field. 500 hours - 12 months, National Certifications: Included,CPC (AAPC), CMAA (NHA)

CPC Medical Billing and Coding (Voucher Included) $2,695 (GES145)

CPC Medical Billing and Coding is an ideal program for students new to a medical career. If you’re seeking entry into the healthcare industry, this comprehensive program will provide you with all of the information you need to earn a certification in medical billing and coding. 340 hours - 12 months, National Certifications: Included, CPC (AAPC)

CompTIA™ A+ Certification Training (Voucher Included) $1,995 (GES328)

CompTIA A+ certification is the industry standard for validating the skills of entry-level computer technicians. It opens the door to an exciting career in computer technology, and ed2gos online program makes training convenient and interactive. 290 hours - 6 months, National Certifications: CompTIA A+

CompTIA™ Certification Training: A+, Network+, Security+ (Vouchers Included) $3,995 (GES327)

CompTIA Certification Training: A+, Network+, Security+ provides a comprehensive foundation for IT professionals, incorporating CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, and CompTIA Security+ specific training, and prepares you for the corresponding industry exams that are desirable for IT professionals. 480 hours - 12 months National Certifications: CompTIAA+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+

HVAC/R Certified Technician (Voucher Included) $3,795 (GES793)

The HVACR Certified Technician program is a comprehensive online training that encompasses heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration. 265 hours - 60 days, module | 12 months, National Certifications: HVAC

NASM Certified Personal Trainer and Exam Preparation (Voucher Included) $1,295 (GES146)

This online program will help you pass the NASM exam and earn your NASM Certified Personal Trainer certification, one of the most respected certifications in the fitness industry. 80 hours - 6 months, National Certifications: NCCA accredited NASM CPT Personal Trainer Exam

Paralegal (Voucher Included) $2,195 (GES270)

In this program you will prepare you to become a legal secretary or paralegal and to take the Certified Paralegal certification exam. 300 hours - 12 months National Certifications: Certified Paralegal

Pharmacy Technician (Voucher Included) $2,495 (GES117)

Pharmacy technicians support licensed pharmacists in providing health care to patients. Train to enter this rapidly growing field with this respected online program. 400 hours - 12 months, National Certifications: PTCB exam

*Qualifying Particpant through CareerCenter = unemployed or underemployed, must have high school diploma or equivalent, must pass the CASAS reading and math assessment with a score of 220 or over, and must complete the Maine Joblink.

For more information and a listing of all available programs visit:

https://careertraining.ed2go.com/sad49

 

Alice Haiss Scholarship Fund

$5

with RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Aug 31, 2020

Alice Haiss of Skowhegan worked as an adult education teacher for many years as part of the Somerset County Basic Skills Program.  She was a literacy, basic skills, GED Preparation and English as a Second Language teacher at the program's Learning Center.  She also taught GED Preparation, basic and life skills at the Somerset County Jail for years.  During that period, she took part in a federal grant project called the Esteem Machine that combined the teaching of life skills with academic skills.

Haiss also worked for Educational Skills, Inc., where she facilitated Project Resiliency, and intervention program to prevent female juvenile offenders from being incarcerated at a youth correctional center.  The program focused on the development of problem solving, communication, team-building, and self-esteem building.

This scholarship will benefit any adult education learner who are pursuing education or training in high demand, high skill, or high wage occupations.

Awards will be announced yearly at the Adult Education Graduation in June.

College and Career Access Services

Free

with GNG Adult Education Advisors, Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 1, 2020

Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education is happy to provide continuing college and career services to graduating seniors this summer through our Maine College and Career Access grant.

We are prepared to help graduating seniors with all aspects of planning for the future, from career exploration and researching training programs to college applications and academic support. We are also able to provide remote Accuplacer testing at no cost, from the comfort of your home. 





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