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Supervisory and Leadership Certificate
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Supervisory and Leadership Certificate

$395

with Sally Klauss, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2020

Your employees are your most valuable resources. Ensuring the efficiency of your team is the key to your success and is your most important responsibility. Get practical, easy to understand, and insightful methods for new and even experienced supervisors and managers.  Learn about effective delegation, performance management, and writing performance reviews. Discuss the specifics of the supervisor’s role and responsibilities, and strategies for improving your overall effectiveness as a leader.  Take home practical information along with tips and techniques that can be applied at your job

immediately.

Two-month course 

9/8/2020 - 10/31/2020 

Understanding Debits and Credits

$195

with UGot Class Online, South Portland Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 8, 2020 , runs for 4 weeks

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 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.

Understanding Debits and Credits ONLINE

$195

with Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 8, 2020
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 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.

Video Marketing ONLINE

$245

with UGot Class Online, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 8, 2020 , runs for 4 weeks

Sight, sound and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page. Video is very hypnotic and it quickly speeds up the “know, like and trust,” factor with your audience. In this course you will discover how to use simple online video to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business and build brand awareness.

Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers - Certificate
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Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers - Certificate

$495

with Sharon deFonteny, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 9, 2020

Every successful person in the workplace utilizes financial information to aid effective decision making. The financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses will provide practical techniques that will increase your effectiveness and career. Understand the seven steps in the accounting cycle and use financial information in decision making. Find out what you need to know about cash. Then acquire advanced financial information that drives your organization and see how business reports are assessed and analyzed. Come away with the knowledge to help you make smart decisions when it comes to budgeting, setting goals, and assessing performance.

3 one-month courses

Accounting and Finance

begins 9/8/2020 $195

Cash is King March

begins 10/5/2020 $195

Financial Analysis and Planning

begins 11/2/2020 $195

SAVE!    $495 for all three courses & certificate

New! This Certificate is also offered in a Self-Study Format. Start anytime, end anytime.

Certiport Exam Testing
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Certiport Exam Testing

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available

with Lee Fox, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Sep 21, 2020 at 4 pm, runs for 12 weeks

MCST Adult Education is an official Certiport® Exam Test Center, proctoring exams for individuals with current and relevant digital skills to obtain credentials for the competitive global workforce. Certification exams include the official Microsoft Office program, the Microsoft Technology Associate program, the Adobe® Certified Associate program, the Adobe® Certified Expert program, the Autodesk® Certified User program, the Intuit® QuickBooks Certified User program and the IC3 Digital Literacy Certification. The proctor fee must be paid at the time of testing here; the fee is based on the length of the exam. Please call 596-7752 option 3 with questions and to schedule a testing appointment.

Certiport® testers must purchase an exam voucher online http://www.certiport.com/PORTAL/desktopdefault.aspx?tabid=672&roleid=101

Dental Assisting Training Application

Free

with MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 22, 2020

This is a 10-week All-inclusive program designed to enable you to be job-ready in a career in Dental Assisting.  According to the Labor Department, there should be more than 91,000 openings for dental assistants up to the year 2020.  That amounts to more than 30% employment growth, which is much faster than the average for all professions.  The need for so many more dental assistants is easy to cipher:  A large aging population intensifies the demand for quality healthcare and qualified practitioners.

Our program is designed to teach all the aspects of obtaining employment in the field, helping you to prepare to take national dental exams, perfecting your resume and learning how to find employment in Dental Assisting. 

After completing our program, you will be provided the opportunity to sit for The Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB®), Radiation Health and Safety (RHS®).   Should a student decide to intern in the field, we will work with the student to obtain those internships.  

DANB, RHS is registered trademarks of The Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB).  This course is not reviewed or endorsed by DANB. 

By clicking "Register", you are submitting your information for us to get in touch with you to go over the program details and set you up for this training.  We will also discuss financial assistance that's available and how we can help you succeed in the training program. You can start this online program any time! Dental Assisting Information Packet

Group Fitness & Personal Training Certification Application

Free

with MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 22, 2020

This 10 week Group Fitness and/or 10 week Personal Training Certification will provide you nationalcertifications through AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America). This program is designed to teachyou the skills you need to successfully enter these professions on a full-time or part-time basis. We will help you to change the lives of others while you make money doing what you love.

As a Group Fitness Instructor, you will be able to effectively lead any type of group exercise program. Thisprogram, which also includes CPR and First Aid certifications, is the first level of certification you will needorder to start your new career. You can work in any type of fitness facility including: Assisted living andcolleges, even working with children or working with kids involved with sports. Some types of group fitnessinclude: Yoga, Pilates, Zumba, boot camp, interval training, step aerobics, water aerobics, Spinning, and more. As a Personal Trainer, you n choose to work independently with clients for yourself or choose to work at afitness facility where they provide you the clientele. If you are looking to change one life at a time and workclosely with a client, this is a great career. Most group exercise instructors are also personal trainers and do alittle bit of both to supplement their income.

Some of the skills you will need include: Excellent communication skills, creativity, knowledge of nutritionand fitness do’s and don’ts which are taught in programs like ours. This is a career that is constantly changing,so continued education will be essential, which can be accomplished by attending conferences, online resources,health and nutrition materials such as magazines, reports, and books. You will be required to keep up withcredits towards your certifications every year.

This program will provide you all the skills necessary to start teaching and training, passing the certifications,preparing your resume, and finding work. Choose to take Personal Training Certification or Group Fitness, orboth. If you complete the course with a satisfactory grade, you will receive a Certificate of Completion, a Letter ofrecommendation, a list of companies in the field with web site addresses and phone numbers, and we would behappy to provide personal references. Our instructors are professionals in the industry and can offer you thebenefit of their knowledge and experience.

By clicking "Register", you are submitting your information for us to get in touch with you to go over the program details and set you up for this training.  We will also discuss financial assistance that's available and how we can help you succeed in the training program. You can start this online program any time! Group Fitness and Personal Training Information Packet





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