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

$3,000

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

Calendar Mar 2, 2020 , runs for 20 weeks

Download a registration packet here.

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.

Medical Coding with CPC-A Certification
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Medical Coding with CPC-A Certification

$3,500

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

Calendar Mar 5, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 20 weeks

In-depth medical coding for CPC certification. This program is designed to teach all aspects of medical coding and provide you the skills needed to become nationally certified and get into the job market as a Certified Coder. This certificate program is taught by a Certified Medical Coder and includes Medical Terminology/Anatomy & Physiology for ICD-10 coding, CPC exam, AAPC membership, 3 practice CPC tests, and all books. Basic computer skills are required.

Payment plans are available. Call AMP for more information at 207-721-0714, or our Adult Education office.

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant with CCMA Certification
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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant with CCMA Certification

$3,000

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

Calendar Apr 7, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Download a registration packet here.

Medical Assistants are responsible for a variety of medical office tasks from administrative to technical and scientific duties and must have quality human relations skills.   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.  Practicals are 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. Tuition includes national certification, 6 practice exams, online study guide materials, books, resume assistance, and all other associated fees.  Externships may be available in your area. Payment plans are available for all medical certificate programs.

Call our Adult Education office for more information.

Medical Terminology

$125

with Brenda Duggan, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Jun 24, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 15 weeks

Learn the pre-fixes, suffixes and root words of medical language. If you are working in the healthcare industry and want to make yourself more marketable in the medical field, plan on enrolling in nursing school, or simply want to increase your understanding of medical terms, this 15-week course is for you! This course will cover terms related to all body systems.

Please have 3x5 index cards to prepare flash cards. Textbook included.

To register, please call our office at 422-4794. Because this class is online, students should have access to a computer/device with a camera and microphone and good internet service. This class will be on the Zoom platform, so if you are new to virtual classes/meetings, please let us know, and we will schedule a test run.

Will run

CCMA Interest

Free

with Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Jun 29, 2020

For more information about our Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Program, please register here and we will contact you!

140 Classroom Hours w/ a Clinical Externship

For students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare. This program trains students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, technical aspects of phlebotomy and the cardiac life cycle. Includes hands on labs and a clinical extern- ship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. Note: Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.

Course Contact Hours: 140 hours + Clinical Externship

Student Tuition: $2,599 (Textbooks included - Board exam is an additional fee)

Clinical Externship Hours: 160 hours

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Program - CCMA
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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Program - CCMA

$2,699

with Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Jun 29, 2020

Course Contact Hours: 140 + Clinical Externship Hours: 160

For students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare. This program trains students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, technical aspects of phlebotomy and the cardiac life cycle. Includes hands on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. Note: Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.

Class location and schedules vary. Visit our website to add your name to our interest list or call, 207-657-9612, for more information about upcoming classes.

Textbooks Included, board exam is additional $155.

Free for those who qualify.

Certified Nurses Assistant - CNA
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Certified Nurses Assistant - CNA

$450

with Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Jun 29, 2020

If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career in the medical field, this course will provide you with the skills and experiences to be Maine State Certified as a Nursing Assistant. This regional collaboration has allowed us to offer this course at a reduced cost! Skills will be taught in an interactive classroom setting, and a two-week clinical experience will follow. The course will focus on nursing theory and application, including basic anatomy, physiology, and clinical performance. The course will also introduce you to several employers within our region.

Prerequisites: students must successfully pass the CASAS testing and interview screening in order to be admitted to the program. Applicants are encouraged to job shadow a CNA before interviewing. Documentation of a recent medical physical, conducted and signed by a physician, is required before clinical. Students must produce evidence of the following vaccinations: Hep B1, MMR, Tetanus, Chicken Pox, TB and flu shot. Fee for background check is non-refundable.

New classes beginning frequently! Visit our website to add your name to the interest list or call, 207-657-9612, for more information.

CNA Interest

Free

with Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Jun 29, 2020

For more information about our Certified Nursing Assistant Program, please register here and we will contact you!

If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career in the medical field, this course will provide you with the skills and experience to be Maine State Certified as a Nursing Assistant. The course includes 110 hours of classroom instruction plus 70 hours of clinical practice at local health care facilities..  Our CNA program is a state approved 180 hour course designed to prepare students for the state certified nurses assistant exam and the rigors of working in the field. Students interested in the program need to contact GNG Adult Education as soon as possible to obtain an information packet and schedule a CASAS exam. 





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