Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

Maine Adult Education

Business & Skills Training

CNA Interest


with Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Jul 1, 2019

For more information about our Certified Nursing Assistant Program, please register here and we will contact you!

If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career in the medical field, this course will provide you with the skills and experience to be Maine State Certified as a Nursing Assistant. The course includes 110 hours of classroom instruction plus 70 hours of clinical practice at local health care facilities..  Our CNA program is a state approved 180 hour course designed to prepare students for the state certified nurses assistant exam and the rigors of working in the field. Students interested in the program need to contact GNG Adult Education as soon as possible to obtain an information packet and schedule a CASAS exam. 

CNA Orientation (Mandatory)


with Diane Emerson-Holm, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Sep 3, 2019 at 4 pm, runs for 1 week

Summary of course will be give, rules will be reviewed, questions will be answered and payment options will be discussed. In addition, Math and Reading assessments will be administered and personal interviews conducted with the instructor.

Must attend both days.

What to bring with you:
proof of high-school diploma or equivalency
a letter of recommendation
a written work history

Below is information regarding the CNA course which will be open for registration after orientation.  The cost for the course is $800.  Class dates are September 16, 2019, to January 15, 2020.  Classes will be held at the Sanford Regional Technical Center at the new Sanford High School.

Mon, Tues & Wed (excludes holiday)

Class days: 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Clinical Days: 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.


CNA State Registry Test


with Deanna Blake, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Jul 22, 2019 at 10:30 am

To be placed on the Maine CNA Registry, you must be able to provide official documentation of formal CNA training that meets Maine's Rules and Regulations, whether for immediate placement on the Registry or for completing the Bridge Testing Process.  If you cannt meet either of these, you will need to successfuly complete an approved 180-hour CNA training course before you can be placed on the CNA Registry. Maine and Federal laws allow you to work as a CNA for up to 4 months in a long-term care facility while you are fulfilling the requirements for getting placed on the CNA Registry.  Employers can only hire CNAs who are listed on the Maine CNA Regisgtry and who are in good standing.

CNA:Certified Nursing Assistant Info Fall 2019


with Delcia Allain, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

Looking for a career in the medical field caring for people? Our instructors ensure that each person not only understands the content but can personally care for people as if they were family. Earn-as-you-learn or pay for your course options ($1200). Next Session begins Sept. 3, 2019 Call 363-7922 to schedule the required pre-assessment, orientation and interview. Register to get more information.

College & Career Guidance
Registration Unavailable

College & Career Guidance


with Rhonda Jacobson, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Calendar runs for 25 weeks

You know you want to take that step toward something more. Our Adult Education program can point you in the right direction. Rolling admissions.

Call our office @ 627-4291 for more information

College Preparation


with Sue Lasselle, RSU16 Adult Education

Calendar Jul 9, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 5 weeks

For high school graduates who plan to enter college or vocational training programs.  We offer flexible classes required to meet pre-requisites and to brush up on specific skills.  Increase your confidence! 

Need more general preparation for the entire college experience?  Please check out our no-cost 14-week College Transition class.

College Savings Plan for Parents


with Jim Flagg, MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Aug 6, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Come and discover how to plan for your child’s next steps! We will discuss saving goals, saving strategies and different benefits for college saving plans.

Computer Basics - Summer Session


with Chris O'Donnell, RSU16 Adult Education

Calendar Jul 10, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 5 weeks

For beginners! Is it time you gave in and learned to use a computer? Maybe you have tried to learn from a family member in the past and discovered that isn’t the best partnership ... Work with our computer teacher in a friendly, informal setting to learn the basics of using a computer. No pressure – and no experience necessary! 5-week session. Wednesday mornings, 9-11am.  Registration:  $50

Forgot password?