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Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate
with ed2go,, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative
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 (email@example.com) for your certificate.
Microsoft Excel Certificate
with UGot Class, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education
A must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets. Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world.
Begin with learning how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery. Discover how various menu items, commands, settings and processes affects the look of your Excel worksheets and workbooks. Then, increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information. Identify different types of data and how data can be best visually represented or formatted, by using different data tool techniques. Finally, you’ll learn a variety of Excel’s most powerful features to analyze data quickly and easily.
This Certificate will help you discover how to attractively visualize your data into meaningful information with confidence.
Social Media for Business Certificate
with UGot Class, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education
Get in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients. For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations. From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.
Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization. Then find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and take back a plan to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing.
Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with both an understanding of social networks and practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization or business. Your instructors are outstanding practitioners who also speak, write, and train others on social networks.
Behavior Health Professional Training
with Woodfords Family Services, Kittery Adult Education
Children’s Behavioral Health Services are vital to Maine’s children with Intellectual Disabilities, Autism and Mental Health Disorders and their families. And the need in our area is great!
We are excited to connect our adult education community with this wonderful ONLINE training program. This online training is Free. The online training will equip you to successfully help children who are currently on a waitlist for services. The training will prepare you for employment through local social services agencies.
The program can be started at any time and finished at your own pace. You will complete 12 online modules then 3, 4-hour live sessions, including the new ethics and boundaries training.
Once the modules are completed, participants that do not already possess CPR certification will be required to complete either in-person or blended Child & Adult CPR/FA training. Grant funding will cover the cost of the training (up to $100). Woodford’s offers several training times per month at our Westbrook location.
The entire training requirements will take about 45 hours. Any individual who will be 18 years of age or older upon completion of the course may register.
Linda Greer, the Director of Marshwood and Kittery Adult Education will advise and support students on their training journey. Linda has expertise in the BHP field.
Registration Fee: $25
Behavior Health Professional Certification Training
Alice Haiss Scholarship Fund
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.
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ed2go: Career Training Programs
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.
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