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Maine Adult Education



Business & Skills Training

Body Language, Presence, and Power

$99

with Bonnie Gross, York Adult & Community Education

73% of what we communicate to other people is through our body language and facial expressions. We may say one thing, but “project” a different message. Learn the art of body language and you'll get your message across!

Bookkeeping Certificate

$495

with Network Learning Resources, Bangor Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jun 3, 2019

How do you manage the finances of a business? Whether you are an entrepreneur, running a family business, or just looking to advance your career and add to your skill set, this Bookkeeping Certificate will provide you with the knowledge needed to measure, and manage, the financial health of your business.

This program focuses on cash basis accounting.No one will care more about the financial health of your business than you! It’s imperative that you understand how the process works and are able to complete the accounting cycle accurately and in a timely fashion. Even if you plan to outsource your bookkeeping needs, you should still understand how the process works. No one should be clueless when it comes to the finances of their business.

Individual Courses

Understanding Debits and Credits

In this course, you will learn about the accounting equation and the five categories involved in every business (Assets, Liabilities, Owner’s Equity, Revenue, and Expenses).  Every single financial transaction falls into one or more of these categories.  Learn how to create a chart of accounts that meet the needs of your business.  You will learn how double entry bookkeeping works and the process of recording debits and credits.  This course will show you how to identify, analyze and record transactions using journal entries under the cash basis accounting method.

One month course; Sharon deFonteny, instructor

Click here for the course outline.

General Ledger and Month End Procedures

In this course, you will learn how to post journal entries to the correct general ledger accounts impacted by each transaction.  This course will show you how to make sure your general ledger balances at the end of each month by preparing an unadjusted trial balance.  You will learn how to look for errors when you don’t balance, and how to determine to correct entries.   After posting correcting entries and/or adjusting entries, you will verify debits and credits equal with an adjusted trial balance.  This course also goes through the steps of performing monthly bank reconciliations.

One month course; Sharon deFonteny, instructor

Click here for the course outline.

Closing Procedures and Financial Statements

This course shows you how to create a worksheet used to adjust the account balances and prepare the financial statements.  Use your financial statements to measure performance, make improvements and set goals.  The final step covered in this course is closing your books and preparing them for the next accounting period; this is done by journalizing and posting closing entries.

One month course; Sharon deFonteny, instructor

Click here for the course outline.

Bookkeeping Certificate 9/3

$495

with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Sep 3, 2019 , runs for 12 weeks

How do you manage the finances of a business? Whether you are an entrepreneur, running a family business, or just looking to advance your career and add to your skill set, this Bookkeeping Certificate will provide you with the knowledge needed to measure, and manage, the financial health of your business. This program focuses on cash basis accounting.No one will care more about the financial health of your business than you! It’s imperative that you understand how the process works and are able to complete the accounting cycle accurately and in a timely fashion. Even if you plan to outsource your bookkeeping needs, you should still understand how the process works. No one should be clueless when it comes to the finances of their business.

Bundle: Understanding Debits and Credits; General Ledger and Month End Procedures; Closing Procedures and Financial Statements

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Boosting Your Website Traffic 10/7

$195

with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Oct 7, 2019 , runs for 4 weeks

Boost your web site traffic! Analyze visitor traffic, use search engine optimization for greater exposure in Google searches. Redesign web site copy to increase your visitors and results.

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Boosting Your Website Traffic 7/1

$195

with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Jul 1, 2019 , runs for 4 weeks

Boost your web site traffic! Analyze visitor traffic, use search engine optimization for greater exposure in Google searches. Redesign web site copy to increase your visitors and results.

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Business and Marketing Writing
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Business and Marketing Writing

$99

with Online with Ed2Go.com/yace, York Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Feb 13, 2019

Write great marketing copy to improve your company’s image and your chances of getting hired or promoted. Cost: $89 for 6 weeks online series - www.Online with Ed2Go.com/yace.  Session Start Dates: 1) Feb 13 2) Mar 13 3) Apr 17 4) May 15 5)June 12 6) July 17

Business Ethics

$75

with Cathy VanDyke, RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Students will explore acceptable practices, workplace conduct, ethical decision making, use of social media, and individual and organizational ethical behavior. Guided independent study course online. Call to express interest. Fee: $75.

Refunds: Course cost will be refunded, less a $5 processing fee, if you withdraw one week prior to the first class. If you withdraw prior to the second class, you will be refunded 50%.

C.N.A. (Certified Nurse Assistant)
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C.N.A. (Certified Nurse Assistant)

$850

with Eastern Aroostook Adult and Community Education

DATE IS TBA

This is designed to prepare students for State of Maine certification. It consists of 100 hours of classroom, 20 hours of lab, and 100 hours of clinical experience. The classes are held two nights and Saturday each week. Instructor will provide a schedule the 1st week of class. Upon successful completion of the classroom, laband clinical components, students will be given the State of Maine CNA competency test along with all necessary forms required to be placed on the State of Maine CNA registry.

Note: To be accepted into this course studentsmust complete an application, interview with the instructor and pass a reading comprehension test with a minimum 9th grade level.

Fee: $850 (Text and Workbook included)

 





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