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with Academy of Medical Professions Instructor, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

For More Information or to Apply:  

Call Adult Ed at 521-3100 ext. 5   

or email patricia.sloat@rsu29.org 

or visit www.rsu29-70.maineadulted.org

5 Healthcare Training Programs

The Academy of Medical Professions is a licensed Proprietary School certified in Maine. This school began in 1996 in Topsham, Maine as Transcription Associates, Inc. School of Medical Transcription and is still certified by the Maine State Department of Education and has since established ourselves with the Adult Education Systems in Maine with great success. We now offer classes through SMCC.

We are proud to offer complete correspondence/online courses with all our lectures provided through streaming audio or watch our recorded live classes at your leisure.  An instructor is assigned to you for assistance through the program as well as grading of papers and assigning work. This allows those students who cannot attend classes to get the feel of the classroom participation.

The goals of our certification programs are to provide job-specific training to enable students to be job-ready with our 16-week or 20 week online programs.

 

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

$495

with Sharon DeFonteny and Jodie Trana, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Every successful person in the workplace utilizes financial information to aid effective decision-making. The Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers explains the financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses and will provide practical techniques that will increase your effectiveness and career. First, get a foundation to understand the seven steps in the accounting cycle and use financial information in decision making. Come away with the knowledge to analyze resource allocation and evaluate financial performance.   Then find out what you need to know about cash.  Cash 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.   Finally, acquire advanced knowledge on the financial information that drives your organization. See how business reports are assessed and analyzed.  An understanding of this information will help you make smart decisions when it comes to budgeting, setting goals, and assessing performance within your own area of influence. 

CEUs/ILUs: 4.8

Length (in hours): 48

Price in USD $495.00

Offered 4 times/year, call for dates.

AMP Medical Coding with CPC Certification

Free

with Academy of Medical Professions, Ellsworth Adult Education

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 offered by the Academy of Medical Professions.  One of Ellsworth Adult Education's student advisors will discuss financial assistance that's available and how we can help you succeed in the training program. 

This 20-week, in-depth Medical Coding for CPC certification program is designed to teach all aspects of medical coding, and provide you with the skills needed to become nationally certified and get into the job market as a Certified Coder. 

This Academy of Medical Professions certificate program is taught by a Certified Medical Coder and includes Medical Terminology, Anatomy & Physiology, CPC exam, AAPC membership, 3 practice CPC tests and all books.  Basic computer skills are required.  The cost of the course is $3750.  This is a live online course with one-on-one sessions with the instructor through ZOOM twice weekly.  Live online course/Open enrollment.

Please feel free to download this information sheet about the Medical Coding Program Opportunities.  Academy of Medical Professions Medical Coding Programs.  You will discuss this at the information session. 

AMP Medical Office Specialist with Billing Certification

Free

with Academy of Medical Professions, Ellsworth Adult Education

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 offered by the Academy of Medical Professions.  One of Ellsworth Adult Education's student advisors will discuss financial assistance that's available and how we can help you succeed in the training program. 

This 16-week Academy of Medical Professions certification course provides practical, real-world skills essential for success in the healthcare field.  This all-inclusive course consists of Medical Terminology, Medical Front Office Skills, Electronic Medical Records for the Medical Office, and Medical Billing. 

In addition, upon completion of all courses, you will sit for your CMAA (Certified Medical Administrative Assistant) and Billing Specialist National Certification exams through the National Healthcare Association.  The cost of the class is $3200, and includes national certifications, books, and fees.  Online course/Open enrollment.

 Please feel free to download this information sheet about the  Academy of Medical Professions Medical Office Specialist Programs.  You will discuss this at the information session. 

AMP Medical Transcription Certificate Program

Free

with Academy of Medical Professions, Ellsworth Adult Education

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 offered by the Academy of Medical Professions.  One of Ellsworth Adult Education's student advisors will discuss financial assistance that's available and how we can help you succeed in the training program. 

Medical transcription is a desired field for most people trying to work at home.  Strong typing, computer, and English grammar skills are essential. Medical terminology, formats, rules and regulations, jobs, calculation of pay, confidentiality, FTP, tricks of the trade, all equipment, reference books, and course books are provided with the course fee.

Classes are once a week for 16-weeks, with a completion of 16 weeks to 6 month options. This is a State Certified Program and you will receive a Certificate of Completion and Letter of Recommendation upon graduation.  Resumes obtaining a job are also covered in this program.

Course includes medical terminology, Anatomy & Physiology and transcription. The cost of the course is $2650, and includes everything for the course and the field.  Online Course/Open Enrollment.

Please feel free to download this information sheet about the  Academy of Medical Professions Medical Transcription Programs.  You will discuss this at the information session. 

 

AMP Pharmacy Technician Certificate Program with PTCB National Certification

Free

with Academy of Medical Professions, Ellsworth Adult Education

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 offered by the Academy of Medical Professions.  One of Ellsworth Adult Education's student advisors will discuss financial assistance that's available and how we can help you succeed in the training program. 

This is an all inclusive 14-week program. Work one-on-one with a Pharmacy Technician Trainer and entirely online with support from a Pharmacy Technician and Trainer. 

Pharmacy Technician is one of the fastest growing jobs in healthcare today.  In this course, you will learn everything from the role of the technician in the pharmacy setting, to the basic sciences at the core of pharmacy practice, to preparing for the PTCB exam.

You will learn complete drug information that includes proper name, spelling and pronunciation, drug class, generic and trade name, route of administration, dosage and more for hundreds of drugs. You will be able to identify pills on sight with pill photos, gain a better understanding of how certain drugs work within the body with a concise review of relevant anatomy and physiology, and stay up to date with cutting-edge pharmacy practice with the latest information on new drugs, regulations, HIPAA guidelines and safety procedures.

You will be ready to pass your PTCB national certification, which is included in the cost.  The fee for the course is $2050.  Online Course/Open Enrollment/new classes start weekly online.

Please feel free to download this information sheet about the Academy of Medical Professions Medical Pharmacy Technician Programs.  You will discuss this at the information session. 

Basic Game Design Certificate
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Basic Game Design Certificate

$395

with Moses Wolfenstein and Jean Haefner, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Games are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment. This Certificate provides you with a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  In the first course, you will discover resources for developing game design, identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games. You will come away with knowing the different activities that are part of game design, being able to flesh out a game idea in order to increase the chances of having a successful game design experience, and have a basic understanding of how to work with game developers. In the second course, you will learn the basics of the video game design process, learn about the main video game genres, and use a game development application to begin your journey of making games.    By successfully completing this Certificate in Basic Game Design, you will have taken the first steps into understanding game design, and being able to create your own games. Introduction must be taken before Intermediate.

CEUs/ILUs: 3.2

Length (in hours): 32

Price in USD $395

Offered 4 times/year, call for dates.

Beginning Conversational Spanish
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Beginning Conversational Spanish

$290

with UGot Class, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Designed for beginners, we will have you speaking and reading Spanish in no time. You will practice the basic building blocks of the language and common idiomatic expressions. You will know enough vocabulary and grammar for simple conversations, and you will learn how to ask and answer questions.  Whether you speak some Spanish and need a refresher, or no Spanish, you will complete the course with the skills to communicate in Spanish.

Click here for more information about the course specifics, dates, cost and registration.





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