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Bloodborne Pathogens Certification/Recertification 11/14


with Lyn Dowler, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Nov 14, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Our AHA instructor teaches employees how to protect themselves and others from being exposed to blood or blood-containing materials. Course designed to meet OSHA requirements and is geared for anyone with a reasonable chance of coming into contact with bloodborne pathogens.  (correctional officers, childcare workers, security guards, maintenance workers, school personnel, hotel housekeepers, healthcare workers, fitness club staff, tattoo artists).  Certificate provided upon completion.


Body Language, Presence, and Power


with Bonnie Gross, York Adult & Community Education

73% of what we communicate to other people is through our body language and facial expressions. We may say one thing, but “project” a different message. Learn the art of body language and you'll get your message across!

Bookkeeping Certificate 9/3


with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Sep 3, 2019 , runs for 12 weeks

How do you manage the finances of a business? Whether you are an entrepreneur, running a family business, or just looking to advance your career and add to your skill set, this Bookkeeping Certificate will provide you with the knowledge needed to measure, and manage, the financial health of your business. This program focuses on cash basis accounting.No one will care more about the financial health of your business than you! It’s imperative that you understand how the process works and are able to complete the accounting cycle accurately and in a timely fashion. Even if you plan to outsource your bookkeeping needs, you should still understand how the process works. No one should be clueless when it comes to the finances of their business.

Bundle: Understanding Debits and Credits; General Ledger and Month End Procedures; Closing Procedures and Financial Statements


Bow Tucks Purse


with Sandy Dodson, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Oct 26, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Make this versatile purse in one class. It has several compartments that make organizing and finding your things easy. Bring to class a sewing machine in good working order and a cutting board.  Come spend a fun Saturday and have a great purse to show for it.  Purse measures 11"x11"x5"

Materials List:

front & back - top main section - 1/2 yard (also enough for handle and front pocket)

Front and back contrasting bottom piece - 1/3 yard

Lining for the entire inside - 1/2 yard

Inside pockets - 1/3 yard

Cover for bottom insert - use scraps from above pieces or 12" x 16"

button loop and ties- 1/4 yard

1 inch or larger button

shoulder strap - 5" x 42" piece of fabric

fusible fleece - iron on is easy to work with - 2 yards

thread to match

heavy cardboard or matte board for the bottom



Cake Decorating: Basket Weave Cakes (Holiday Themed)


with Margie Genereux, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Nov 20, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Learn the simple yet highly effective art of basket weave. Students will decorate cupcakes using this method, and will be provided with tips, tricks, and resources. Materials fee $8 payable to the instructor at class.


Cake Decorating: Naked Wedding Cake (Holiday Themed)


with Margie Genereux, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Nov 19, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Naked cakes are all the rage! Learn how to decorate cakes simply, using fresh flowers and greens and limited frosting. Tips, tricks, and resources provided. Materials fee $8 payable to the instructor at class.


Cape Cod & Martha’s Vineyard


with Elaine Babb, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Sep 30, 2019 , runs for 1 week

Cape Cod & Martha’s Vineyard

Enjoy 5 days and 4 nights in beautiful Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard.

We will visit lovely and artistic Martha’s Vineyard along with guided tours of the historic seaside towns of Hyannis, Sandwich and the “Outer Cape”.

The JFK Museum, the Sandwich Glass Museum and the Eastham Windmill are a must see. Our spacious, video and restroom equipped Motorcoach will take us to the picturesque Massachusetts coast.  Four breakfasts and 4 dinners are included.

Sept. 30 – October 4, 2019 

Bus departs from Augusta @ 8 am and makes one stop in So. Portland

Price - $499 double occupancy plus a $10 non-refundable fee

(Single occupancy price: $644)

(Triple occupancy: $489 per person)

$75 deposit upon booking

Travel Insurance available for $35 per person (Single occupancy $59)


Certified Medical Assistant
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Certified Medical Assistant


with Spruce Mountain Adult Education

In partnership with Franklin Memorial Hospital, AHEC, and the Academy of Medical Professions, Spruce Mountain Adult & Community Education is facilitating an all-inclusive sixteen-week certification course.  This class will set you on the path for local employment and the beginning of a successful medical career. 

Medical Assistants are responsible for a variety of medical office tasks from administrative, technical and scientific duties.  Must have quality human relations skills, too.  Some of the job duties include cleaning and dressing wounds, taking blood samples, administering medications, taking vitals, preparing a patient for EKGs, obtaining a patient's history, and assisting physicians during examinations. 

Our program provides virtual reality style classroom work as well as traditional style teaching for a blended learning experience.  Practicum will be performed during the program to ensure that the student has proper techniques and will be ready to pass the National Certification.  Upon completion of the program, you will sit for your CCMA (Clinical Certified Medical Assistant) national certification exams through NHA. 

$4,000 includes national certification, 6 practice exams, online study guide materials, books, resume assistance, and all other associated fees.  Initial job shadow and externships available through Franklin Memorial Hospital.  

Payment plans, scholarships and payment through our local career center may be available for you!  

New Classes will start in November 2019

Call us for more information today! 897-6406.

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