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with Franklin County Adult Education

This is a 40 hour course with 5 training sessions. Participants will learn safe medication administration procedures, vital signs, transcribing physicians’ orders, and how to document on a MAR (Medication Administration Record). Upon completion of this 40 hour medication course, participants will be able to administer medications in accordance with Maine’s regulations. Under the guidance of an RN Educator, each participant will be required to complete a clinical MAR in a licensed facility on 3 different residents to be eligible for certification.

Assessments required

*Recertification is required every 2 years

Call Franklin County Adult Education if you are interested, at 207-778-3460

CNA Certified Nursing Assistant


with David Allen Clark, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

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 blended five-week training program meets all requirements of the Maine State Board of Nursing and will have you secured into a position before starting.

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 is provided.

Student Tuition: FREE for accepted applicants

Days/Time: Full day classes, 5 days per week, five weeks

Portions of this course are completed by remote lectures. Access to a computer with camera and microphone plus internet is required.

To complete the entrance exam and for additional information: Call the Adult Education office (207)236-7800, option 5

Data Analysis Certificate
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Data Analysis Certificate


with John Rutledge, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Data analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace. Companies have vast amounts of data but need people with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions. Add a whole new skill set to your portfolio, and make a big difference in the success of your organization by acquiring data analysis skills.

Begin with getting a basic understanding of how to analyze data in a business setting. Then learn how many of your business decisions involve comparing groups for differences. Finally, you will find out how to perform inquiries. This certificate will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned.

3 one-month courses

Introduction to Data Analysis

begins 9/8/2020

Intermediate Data Analysis

begins 10/5/2020

Advanced Data Analysis

begins 11/2/2020

Individual classes are available at $195 each.

SAVE! 48 hours    $495 for all three courses & certificate

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

Dental Assisting
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Dental Assisting


with Academy of Medical Professions, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

10 week Certificate program in Dental Assisting for one of the most high-demand careers.  This program is designed to teach all aspects of dental assisting and provide you the skills you need to work in this field and pass a national certificate exam and earn CPR certification. This program is taught by a Dentist and includes an opportunity for internships. The price of the course includes all books, exam preparation materials and fees for the DANB RHS® and CPR certificate program. Upon passing the DANB RHS®, you will receive a certificate of knowledge based on competency for that component from DANB. Payment plans available.  $2400

TO REGISTER OR MAKEPAYMENT PLANS CALL:  866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www.  


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

Digital Marketing - Individual Courses
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Digital Marketing - Individual Courses


with MindEdge Learning, Scarborough Adult Learning Center

Online - start anytime.

Important: You must register online for this class thru MindEdge Learning at

Self-paced and online, accessible from anywhere and available on mobile.

Marketing is vital to the success of an organization. From an introduction to Marketing basics, Marketing Automation and Digital Marketing, MindEdge’s comprehensive Marketing coursework provides the background and technical knowledge needed to master marketing in today’s multi-channel business environment. Individual courses, priced at $79-$89, address the following important marketing topics: 


• The 4 P’s of Marketing

• Content Marketing

• Conversion Rate Optimization

• Digital Marketing Strategy

• Google Analytics

• Marketing Automation

• Mobile Marketing

• Paid Search

• Search Engine Optimization

• Social Media Marketing

• Web Analytics

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with Carol Pillsbury, Franklin County Adult Education

The Emergency Medical Technician program provides students with necessary skills to respond to emergency calls, to provide efficient and immediate care to critically injured persons, and to transport patients to a medical facility. Students receive instruction in anatomy and physiology and patient assessment. Students who successfully complete the program will be eligible to take the National Registry Exam for Emergency Medical Technicians. The course includes a 12-hour clinical rotation in an emergency department and a 12-hour ride-along with an ambulance service. 

If you are interested please contact the Franklin County Adult Education at 207-778-3460.

Excel Basics: online, start anytime
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Excel Basics: online, start anytime


with MindEdge Learning, Scarborough Adult Learning Center

Important: You must register online for this class thru Mindedge Learning at

Self-paced and online, accessible from anywhere and available on mobile.

Microsoft’s Excel is a powerful spreadsheet software to organize and manage data related to business operations. This course focuses on mastering the fundamental tasks performed in Excel, including data entry, basic formula calculations, formatting and style operations.

Estimated length: 3 hours

Access time: 90 days

.3 CEUs I 3 PDUs 

Cost: $79 / online

Important: You must register online for this class thru Mindedge Learning at

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Group Fitness & Personal Training with AFAA/NASM Certifications
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Group Fitness & Personal Training with AFAA/NASM Certifications


with Academy of Medical Professions, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Looking for a new career?  Interested in changing lives of those around you?  How about a part-time career or to get paid to work out?  This program is designed to teach you everything you need to know to enter the health and fitness field as a group fitness instructor and/or personal trainer.  Our trainers are highly recognized in this field, with more than 20 years experience, and will provide you hands-on training to pass the national tests through AFAA.  The program is all-inclusive.  You may choose to complete both group fitness and personal training, or take one or the other.  Lectures are once a week for 10 or 20 weeks.  All materials included in fee including National Certification Exams. 

$1500 each, or $3000 for both certifications.

10 weeks each, with open enrollment.

Call our Adult Education office for more information.

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