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TECHNOLOGY BASICS FOR THE COMMUNITY
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TECHNOLOGY BASICS FOR THE COMMUNITY

Free

with MICHAEL BURD, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Sep 24, 2020 at 1 pm

Are you concerned that not having the right technology skills will hold you back? Are you a first-time user or just need to “freshen up”? In this very informal style class you will establish basic but essential skills that will help you feel more confident and effective at using technology to stay engaged. Familiarity with navigating Teleconferencing platforms such as Zoom and Google Meet have recently become very popular topics. You may use this time to understand how to better support your child’s online learning. We’ll offer support in creating and managing emails and basic documents, performing effective internet research and more. Bring your own computer or use ours. 

We’re Mac, PC, Chromebook, iPhone and Android friendly! 1 hour flex time block.

MAX enrollment 6 per class per day

MUST call our office to attend on the day of class

Wastewater & Drinking Water Career Information Night

Free

with Kittery Adult Education

Calendar Sep 24, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Ever consider a career as a drinking water or wastewater treatment plant operator? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, job prospects are expected to be excellent in the coming decade with a projected growth of 8% through 2022. Many current treatment plant workers are nearing retirement age, and there are not enough new workers entering the industry to meet demand. Recent high school graduates looking for steady work or anyone thinking about a new career with good pay, benefits, and economic stability can find career opportunities in the water treatment and distribution fields. Presenters include career professionals from local drinking and wastewater plants and the Maine Department of Protection. At Kittery Adult Education/Traip Academy, with an option to join virtually.

Thursday, Sept. 24, 6:00-8:00pm

Course Fee: FREE, registration required

Will run

MEDICAL ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT I
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MEDICAL ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT I

$35

with Megan Landry, Augusta Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 28, 2020 , runs for 10 weeks

In this course, students will learn the introductory concepts to becoming a Medical Administrative Assistant. Topics in this course will include: career and job essentials, the healthcare system and team, medical law and ethics and operations of the medical office. We will also consider the growing diversity of the communities we serve. This course is fully online. PLEASE NOTE: You will need to purchase the textbook for this class. It must be a new book. The book is MEDICAL OFFICE ADMINISTRATION, 4th EDITION (ISBN: 9780323400756) and may be purchased online. This textbook will be used for other courses in the Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate Program. Course code will be provided upon registration.

Please contact us at 626-2470 to make an appointment to register for this class.

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Career Series

Free

with Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Kittery Adult Education

Calendar Sep 28, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Career Series: Human Resources/Workforce Development Portsmouth Naval Shipyard and Marshwood Adult Education Staff

This is a series of workshops presented by Human Resources, Workforce Development at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard and adult education career and certification specialists designed to: • Help you Navigate the USA Jobs website, identify skills gaps, create a plan to address them • Explore apprenticeship programs • Develop the fundamentals of a federal resume • Customize your resume for desired positions

Both sessions will be held at Kittery Adult Education, at Traip Academy, 12 Williams Ave. Kittery with an option to attend online or through teleconference.

Session 1 Monday, Sept. 14, 6:00-8:00pm

Session 2 Monday, Sept. 28, 6:00-8:00pm

Course Fee: FREE, registration required

INTEGRATED 21st CENTURY SKILLS
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INTEGRATED 21st CENTURY SKILLS

Free

with MICHAEL BURD, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Sep 29, 2020 at 3 pm

Required class for students enrolled in FCAE. This class is designed to provide students with the computer knowledge and skills necessary for success in their classes at FCAE and beyond. Topics include, but are not limited to, personal and public computer use, internet safety, password creation/management, Gmail, Google Drive: docs, sheets and slides, online remote learning, media bias, and social media.

MAX enrollment 6 per class per day

MUST call our office to attend on the day of class

Buying and Selling on eBay - Sept.

$48

with Mike Lokuta, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Sep 29, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

This two night class will be an exploration of how to utilize eBay, the on-line auction, as a buyer or seller. We will walk you through how to create an account, the eBay fee structure, and the anatomy of a sale. Describing and photographing items, tips, tricks, and pitfalls will be discussed. A short discussion about tax liability and eBay No-No’s will be included.  Laptop computers will be available for your use. This course is for the eBay novice or dabbler, so bring your questions to class for discussion.

Substitute Teacher Training

$29

with Christine Fredette, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 29, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Whether you are just thinking about subbing or are a seasoned veteran looking to add some fresh ideas and “tools” to your repertoire, you’ll thoroughly enjoy this professional development opportunity. You will get to tour several schools within the RSU 14 District and will meet various RSU 14 staff members. Learn about the required substitute paperwork and protocol, strategies to keep students on task, tips to make lessons more appealing to reluctant learners along with tried and true behavior modifiers from our Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) Program. Participants completing the training will receive a differential upon subbing for RSU 14.

Instructor: Christine Fredette
Tuesdays, 9/29 - 10/20, 5:30 - 7:30 PM
Location: Meet Outside Door 28 of High School first night of class 
Fee: $29

Aerial Lift Training - Sept.
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Aerial Lift Training - Sept.

$58

with Brad Costigan, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Be in compliance with the changing standards by taking Veterans Safety and Health Consulting LLC’s OSHA Compliant Personal Lift certification class.  Learn how to safely and correctly operate aerial lifts and scissor lifts. There are an average of 26 construction worker fatalities each year from lift accidents, often due to operator error or negligence, amounting to as much as 3% of all construction related deaths each year. Reduce YOUR risk of injuries and fatalities with proper OSHA-compliant lift certification. Two separate sessions are offered; choose the one you prefer.  Minimum of 10 participants to make this class run.





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