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Google Mail (Gmail) Session 1
with TBA, Ellsworth Adult Education
In this workshop, you’ll be shown how to set up a Gmail account and you’ll learn how to send mail, read and forward emails, receive and read mail and attach a document to an email. You’ll also learn how to attach a document to an email and download and read a document that has been sent to you. Basic computer skills, including hardware and software basics, and email are required for this workshop. You can bring your own laptop or use one provided. Makeup class (if needed) 04/03/20.
Machining Basics - Jan.
with Ben Scott, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education
This course is for beginner students. Included is basic machine shop safety, determining speeds and feeds, proper use of dial calipers and micrometers, theory, and basic set up and operations of a milling machine and lathe; math tutorial available. Bring safety glasses and wear reinforced-toe shoes to class.
Welding - MIG I
with Alex Fowles, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education
This 36-hour course is for students with no prior or little experience in MIG welding. This course will cover shop safety, trouble-shooting problems, machine settings, basic metal joints and how to weld them. Safety is covered in the first two sessions and students will be given access to an online industry recognized training course in Welding Safety through S/P2®.
CNA Information Session 01/21/20
with Ann Sargent, Ellsworth Adult Education
Have you been thinking about taking the Certified Nursing Assistant course? Ellsworth Adult Education provides free informational sessions. You will receive detailed information about the program, find out about healthcare career options/pathways, identify sources of financial aid, receive assistance completing the application, and take a brief assessment of your reading skills. Preregistration is required.
Microsoft Excel Boot Camp
with DJ LeVasseur, Windham/Raymond Adult Education
This accelerated course will teach you how to make your spreadsheets work for you. We will cover: formatting a worksheet, using formulas, managing your data, and many other essential functions of spreadsheets necessary for working in a business setting. We are here to help you become confident and proficient when using this powerful software. Excel Boot Camp is one of the trio of Microsoft Boot Camps being offered this semester! Check out Word and Outlook too.
Instructor: DJ LeVasseur
Mondays, 1/27 - 2/10, 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center
with Scott Lord, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education
Get to know how your outboard motor works. Classroom time will include an overview of 2 & 4 stroke gas powered motors; the engine and its components, and the electronic fuel injection system. Shop skills will include changing oil, draining the carburetor, and the basic maintenance schedule. Our workshop will provide the motors for instruction. If time allows, individual projects may be introduced with permission from the instructor.
with David Taylor, Bangor Adult & Community Education
This comprehensive 80 hour program will prepare students to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam. Course content includes: pharmacy medical terminology, the history of pharmacy, the pharmacy practice in multiple environments, pharmacy calculations and measurements, reading and interpreting prescriptions and defining drugs by generic and brand names. Through classroom lecture and hands on labs, students will review dosage calculations, drug classifications, the “top 200 drugs”, I.V. flow rates, sterile compounding, dose conversions, aseptic technique, the handling of sterile products, total parenteral nutrition (TPN), dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control and billing and reimbursement. The cost of the PTCB exam is not included in the course price.