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Maine Adult Education



Business & Skills Training

Workshop: College or Training?

Free

with Caroline Mitchell, Region 9 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 25, 2024 at 4 pm

Moving forward on your career goals takes planning. Which training programs are available? Where do you enroll? What applications and other paperwork need to be completed before enrolling? How do you decipher college materials? This workshop will get you started and help you answer difficult questions about your future educational options.

Welding - MIG II (March 2024)

$355

with Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Mar 25, 2024 at 5 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This 36-hour course is for students with prior MIG welding experience, and students who have previously taken the MIG I course. The course will cover advanced machine setup, advanced weld joint setup, and multi-pass welding in hard wire and flux core MIG. Safety is covered in the first two sessions. Upon course completion students may be eligible for employment through several area businesses. Students provide their own safety glasses, welding gloves, and reinforced-toe footwear. Please be sure to complete the 2-part form at this link before the first class.

Payment plan available: $100 deposit plus 4 payments of $63.75, paid weekly.

SketchUp for Woodworking -March 2024

$88

with Ralph Fink, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Mar 25, 2024 at 5:15 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Learn to use the free version of SketchUp 3D modeling software to create a computer model for a woodworking project. Starting with a finished bat house, students use reverse engineering methods to create a 3D model, review and inspect the model’s parts, components, fixtures, and the general carpentry space. Craft the design and drawings with the SketchUp Free version available at sketchup.com/plans-and-pricing/sketchup-free. Learn to change and evaluate your designs, determine material needs, minimize waste, and create and update drawings.This class is open to all woodworking levels. Students must obtain an account with Trimble Software and access to web-based SketchUp Free, and review/complete the SketchUp Free tutorial video at: https://youtu.be/sQSyofKyKIQ. You will also need your own safety glasses, hearing protection, lightweight work gloves, pencils, white artists eraser, and closed toe shoes. A windows-based laptop and clickable mouse will be provided for in-class work.

Internet Safety

Free

with National Digital Equity Center, York Adult Education

Calendar Mar 26, 2024 at 1 pm
1 additional session on Apr 29, 2024
Staying safe online is essential in today’s world. This class teaches you how to keep your information and your computer/devices safe. #NDEC

Welding - TIG (March 2024)

$355

with Calvin Morin, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Mar 26, 2024 at 4:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This 36-hour course is for students with some training in STICK or MIG. TIG (GTAW) is most commonly used to weld thin sections of stainless steel and light metals. It is the most difficult of all types of welding but can give clean, strong, x-ray quality welds when mastered. Students will learn proper techniques for flat fillet welding with carbon steel using the GTAW process. Safety is covered in the first two sessions. Students provide their own safety glasses, welding gloves, and reinforced-toe footwear. Please be sure to complete the 2-part form at this link before the first class.

Full Course

Getting the Job! Writing a Resume and Cover Letter Workshop

Free

with Maureen Mitchell, Gray-New Gloucester Adult Education

Calendar Mar 26, 2024 at 5 pm

Producing a good resume and a well written cover letter is a basic requirement for a successful job search. This class is helpful if you have not written a resume before or need help with formatting or updating your current resume and cover letter.

Will run

Professional Teller Training
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Professional Teller Training

$289

with Jessica Trimmer, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Mar 26, 2024 at 5 pm, runs for 7 weeks

Offered with Maine Community Bank, Bangor Savings Bank, Norway Savings Bank, and Sebago Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce.

Are you looking for a stable, in-demand, professional career?  Join us this spring for our seven-week bank teller training certification course.  You'll receive content-area instruction from local banking professionals, work readiness skills training, and the oportunity to participate in a mock interview.  Get the knowledge and confidence to begin a successful career within the banking industry.  Successful participants will receive a Nationally Recognized Certificate.  Please call Jessica Trimmer at 892-1819 to be included on the interest list for this exciting training opportunity!
Scholarships are available for qualified candidates.

Identifying Frauds & Scams
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Identifying Frauds & Scams

Free

with NDEC Instructor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Calendar Mar 26, 2024 at 5:30 pm
1 additional session on Apr 25, 2024

Learn about the different types of internet fraud and scams, the dos and don’ts of protectingyourself online and what to do if you have experienced online fraud or abuse.

Follow this link to register for this class

This class is offered free to State of Maine residents only, fees will be assessed for out of state registrations





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