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Build a Collaborative Environment at Work or at Home


with Mariah Klapatch, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Oct 21, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

This course covers recognizing defenses in self, employing collaborative tools applicable to any environment. Build success for all involved through active listening skills, empathy, increased self-awareness, and effective communication.  Learn how to reduce defensiveness and increase positive collaboration.

Business Ethics


with Cathy VanDyke, RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

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%.

Career Exploration and Planning
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Career Exploration and Planning


with Rhonda Jacobson, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Thinking about changing careers or advancing in your current career, but don't know which steps to take? Our Career Pathways advisor is available to assist students with identifying and achieving career goals and can offer guidance with career exploration and career readiness.

Create your personal career plan through self-exploration, occupational exploration and career and educational planning.

Call 627-4291 for more information

Cash is King


with Network Learning Resources, Bangor Adult & Community Education

Calendar Oct 7, 2019

Cash is arguably the most important factor in business success. D&B reports 90% of all small business failures are due to poor cash flow—more money gets paid out than collected. It is the non-financial manager who really makes a difference in the day-to-day cash activities. Discover how to maximize cash flow, learn the importance of cash and find out your role in cash flow success. 

One month course, Jodie Trana, instructor

Click here for course outline.

To enroll in enrichment classes, particpants must be at least 18 years old and not enrolled in school.

Cash is King 10/7


with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Oct 7, 2019 , runs for 4 weeks

Cash is arguably the most important factor in business success.  It is the non-financial manager who really make a difference in the day-to-day cash activities.  Discover how to maximize cash flow, learn the importance of cash and find out your role in cash flow success.


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with Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

PVAEC and TCTC are offering a CDL-B course to prepare you for written and road tests for your CDL-B license. Instruction is based on State Laws, Industry Regulations and Equipment Maintenance required for licensing. State of Maine standards for classroom and driving instruction are adhered to during the course. Students spend a good part of their instructional time operating trucks through a combination of on the range practice and road time. Students that successfully complete the program will possess entry-level skills as required by the trucking industry. There will be a pre-employment drug test, and DOT physical (included with tuition costs). Gaining your CDL-B license opens up many employment opportunities including, bus drivers, lineman utility truck, snow plow truck, and more! For more information, please call 564-6525. (start date TBD – most likely late winter 2020). $2,600 (Tuition assistance is available).

Certificate in Accounting & Finance for Non-Financial Managers 9/3


with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Sep 3, 2019 , runs for 12 weeks

Every successful person in the workplace utilizes financial information to aid effective decision making.  Learn the financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses and which provide practical techniques that will increase your effectiveness and enhance your career.

Discover the seven steps in the accounting cycle and use financial information in decision making.  Find out what you need to know about cash.  And finally, acquire advanced knowledge on the financial information that drives your organization.

Bundle: Accounting & Finance for Non-Financial Managers, Cash is King and Financial Analysis & Planning for Non-Financial Managers


Certificate in Business Writing


with Network Learning Resources, Bangor Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 3, 2019

Discover the keys to successful writing for the workplace. Whether you are writing a report, memo, letter or publicity notice, business writing has some defined characteristics for success. Successful communicators in the workplace move forward, others move back. Enhance your career by improving this critical communication skill. Begin with understanding the format, construction, and successful techniques of writing good business reports and proposals. Then improve your skills with editing and proofreading. Finally, discover what good journalists know. Learn how to write a news story, press release or other publicity notice that zings. Help your organization stand out with your new skills in business writing. This certificate will take you to the next level where business writing is a skill for personal and organizational success. Three one-month courses: Business Writing, Effective Copywriting, Writing News and Releases

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