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Maine Adult Education

Business & Skills Training

Accounting & Finance for Non-Financial Managers 6/3


with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Jun 3, 2019 , runs for 4 weeks

Explore the financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses and get practical techniques to increase effectiveness.  Understand the seven steps in the accounting cycle and use financial information in decision making.


Accounting and Bookkeeping Basics


with Dorothy Prescott, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Apr 22, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks
Business owners and managers will find this course valuable for learning basic accounting methods and tips for good business record keeping. Equally vital will be discussion of managing cash flows, keeping tabs on payables and receivables, and establishing controls to safeguard money and assets. Dorothy Prescott is a CPA in Rockland specializing in the accounting needs of small businesses and is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor..

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Accounting Fundamentals
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Accounting Fundamentals

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with Kittery Adult Education

Demand for accounting professionals currently exceeds supply. If you're interested in increasing your financial awareness while also gaining a marketable skill, this course is for you. You'll learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. You'll get hands-on experience with handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities. We'll cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period. Whether you're a sole proprietor looking to manage your business finances or you simply want to gain an understanding of accounting basics for career advancement or for personal use, this course will give you a solid foundation in financial matters.

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Accounting Fundamentals Certificate
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Accounting Fundamentals Certificate


with ed2go, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Accounting Fundamentals

Accounting Fundamentals II


Intermediate EXCEL or QUICKBOOKS

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

Once you have completed all the required courses, contact Hilda Roberts ( for your certificate. 

Accounting Fundamentals II  ONLINE
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Accounting Fundamentals II ONLINE


with _ed2go _ed2go, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar runs for 52 weeks

While it is true that accounting professionals are scarce, those with corporate accounting experience are even more rare. This course will build on the knowledge you gained in Charlene Messier's online Accounting Fundamentals course (or another introductory accounting course) to provide you with a solid understanding of corporate accounting practices. In Accounting Fundamentals II, you'll explore such topics as special journals, uncollectible accounts receivable, plant assets, depreciation, notes and interest, accrued revenue and expenses, dividends, retained earnings, and various financial reports for corporations. If you're interested in increasing your financial awareness and accountability while also gaining a marketable skill, this is the course for you.


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ACCUPLACER and Shipyard Prep Math


with Paula Leroux, Kittery Adult Education

Calendar Jan 24, 2019 , runs for 15 weeks

Class meets twice a week Monday/Thursday. Learn Math skills to increase your ACCUPLACER testing scores and Shipyard entrance exams.

Please call to register 207-439-5896.

Accuplacer Testing


with Soni Reese, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Feb 1, 2019

The assessment test of choice for colleges in this area is the Accuplacer. Find out if you have what it takes to be placed into a credit bearing math or English class by taking this assessment. Be sure to note on your registration - math or English.

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with Barbara Hathaway, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Apr 3, 2019 at 6 pm

Be creative. Express your talent in Acrylic or Watercolor at the Hathaway Art Studio, in Wilton. Explore mixing color and brush techniques. Learn a few tips on drawing compositions and effective use of shadows and highlights while painting a landscape or seascape. Paint alon with a demo or work at your own pace. See your brush strokes make a beautiful sky, sunset and refections. Add other elements of rocks, mountains, trees, flowers and foliage to show details. Both mediums are fun, easy to use and easy to clean up with water. 

Class can be combined on Thursdays to fit your schedule. Beginners to semi-pro willbe able to paint a composition to mat or frame.

Materials: Watercolor paper tablet 140 lbs., 3 WC brushes, 1 large, 1 medium, 1 small,WC Paint set, palette, paper towels or rag.Acrylic materials are: panel board or canvas not larger than 16" X 20", Acrylic paint set,palette, paper towel or rag.Location: 32 Maple St., Wilton

FMI you can call the instructor at 207-645-3449 or

Fee: $68- pabable to the instructor.

Paid to instructor on 1st class and send registation form to Franklin County Adult Education, 129 Seamon Road, Suite A, Farmington, Maine  04938 or call 207-778-3460

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