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Maine Adult Education



Business & Skills Training

Advanced Legal Research and Writing ONLINE

$995

with Center Legal Studies Online, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on May 4, 2020

This exciting course is designed to teach advanced and specialized approaches to utilize the legal resources available in a law library, and elsewhere. The conceptual differences between computer-assisted legal research and hard copy research will be taught. You will also learn how to formulate WESTLAW search queries and effectively and efficiently use WESTLAW and other online legal research methods as time-saving devices in legal research and legal writing. This course is designed to examine more thoroughly advanced and specialized approaches to utilizing the legal sources available in the law library and online. Successful graduates of this non-credit course will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from the college or university of their choice.

Alternative Dispute Resolution (Mediation) Certificate 3/9

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

Become a mediator.  Review the growth and applications of settlement options in the United States.  Learn both traditional and non-traditional dispute resolution options.  Mediation is geared for all professionals who are focused on "interest-based bargaining."  Take the mystery out of settlement processes, focus on reaching reasonable solutions for government, business and personal disputes, and divorce settlement mediation.  Books: $100

 

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CNA Certified Nursing Assistant
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CNA Certified Nursing Assistant

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with Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 8 weeks

Through a collaboration with Windward Gardens in Camden and Harbor Hill in Belfast, both owned and operated by Genesis Healthcare Corporation, you can earn while you learn.

This comprehensive face-to-face eight-week training program meets all requirements of the Maine State Board of Nursing and will have you secured into a position upon completion.

Students without a high school diploma, or those who have been out of school for a while, are encouraged to apply. Academic training and support will be provided.

Student Tuition: FREE for accepted applicants

Next Anticipated Program Start Date: March, 2019 

(future start dates available as well)

Days/Time: Full day classes, 3 days per week, eight weeks

To apply for the training program:

Call for additional information:

  • Call our Adult Education office (207)236-7800, option 5

eDiscovery for Paralegals 3/9

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

This introductory 7-week course is for those entering the eDiscovery field, as well as professionals wanting to broaden their knowledge of the eDiscovery process. Course covers the entire eDiscovery process, from preparation, to collection, to review of Electronically Stored Information (ESI). Learners will progress through the basics of eDiscovery prep, best practices for ESI collection, and the review process. 

books: $89

Employment Law Certificate 3/9

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

Employment law is a branch of contract law that deals with relationships between employers and employees.  This course will cover statutes such as the National Labor Relations Act, the Railway Labor Act, and other various statutes dealing with public employees.  Topics to be included are master and servant, wages and hours, anti-discrimination in employment, and minimum wages and maximum hours, as well as regulation of working conditions.  Books: $235

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Intellectual Property Law for Engineers 3/9

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

Engineers should be knowledgeable about patent law.  This constitutionally-based discipline has to do with the process by which an invention, and its creator, are protected by the law from infringement and unfair competition.  This class will deal with patent applications, research and prosecution; the law of infringement, and computer applications of software (protected by copyright) and hardware (by patents).  The class will also cover what other concepts are patented, as well as machines, processes, mixtures, manufacturing, compositions of materials and methods of doing business and research.  Utility patents, design patents, plant patents will be covered.  It will deal with copyright, trademark, trade design, trade secrets and business methods.  Books:  $194

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Law School Preparation 3/9

$300

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks

The best way to avoid the pitfall of the first set of courses in law school is to prepare yourself for the unique way you'll need to study.  This course is designed to give you the tools you need to be ready for the first year and beyond.

This unique educational program helps students to excel in, and not merely survive, their first year of law school.  It will lead you through what to expect from the Socratic teaching method and show you how to master the casebook method of instruction used at nearly all law schools.

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Law School Preparation Course ONLINE

$300

with Center Legal Studies Online, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Mar 9, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on May 4, 2020

You've probably heard the horror stories about that grueling first year of law school. That's likely the main reason you signed up for this course! Rest assured that you've done the right thing. The best way to avoid the pitfalls of the first set of courses is to prepare yourself for the unique way you'll need to study in law school. And this course is designed to give you the tools you need to be ready for the first year of law school and beyond. Required Books bought from legalstudies.com book store $80





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