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Healthcare Career Exploration Track

Free

with Shawn Cola, York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Sep 3, 2019

The healthcare industry is one of the fastest growing industries in Maine and is expected to generate the largest number of jobs in Maine between 2016 and 2026. Would you like to explore a career in healthcare/healthcare administration? This track will help you learn about job opportunities and career-planning related to diferent types of healthcare services in a variety of settings.

CCMA Interest

Free

with Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Jan 1, 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

Academy of Medical Professionals
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Academy of Medical Professionals

Free

with Academy of Medical Professions, RSU16 Adult Education

Calendar Jan 2, 2020 at 9 am

Become NATIONALLY Certified in as little as 10 to 20 weeks! 

• Dental Assisting with RHS certification

• Clinical Medical Assistant with CCMA

• Group Fitness and Personal Training (AFAA)

• Medical Coding with CPC Certification

• Medical Office Specialist (CMAA & Billing Certification)

• Medical Transcription Certificate

• Pharmacy Technician with PTCB

For more details about these and other medical professional courses, including payment plans or to register, please contact Academy of Medical Professions at 866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714, or visit www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com.

Preparing for College or Career

Free

with Timothy McKim, Mt. Desert Island Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jan 6, 2020

Maine College Transitions is a complete program that guides you toward your goal. Whether you know exactly what you want or have no idea what you could do, Maine College Transitions is the best place to start.

Maine College Transitions is ready when you are. All you need is the desire to further your education and to have completed, or be working toward, a high school credential (GED or HiSET®). Classes are taught by teachers who want you to succeed. You will be in classes with people like you who want to take the next step.

Hundreds of students who completed Maine College Transitions have gained entrance to trade schools, community colleges, and four-year colleges or universities. If you have a dream and the desire, we have the tools to get you to your goal. We will be there to guide and support you every step of the way.

First step: register online or contact us for an introductory meeting to see if this program is a good fit for you.

General College/Career Exploration Track

Free

with Shawn Cola, York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Feb 10, 2020

Have you been thinking about going to college or starting a career? Wondering how to start? We can help with exploration while increasing skills to make sure you succeed in your endeavors.

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant
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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

$2,599

with CCI Staff, Mt. Desert Island Adult & Community Education

Calendar Feb 25, 2020 at 5:30 pm

This program is intended for students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare.  It will train students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office.   This program includes 140 hours of classroom lecture and hands on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider.  To be eligible for the clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140-hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements.  

All students will meet with the Director, Anne Patterson, to fully enroll them. 

There is an optional 160 hr externship that will be arranged if necessary.

Note:  Upon successful completion of this program, students would be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination for a fee. 

Note: Some classes will be held at MDI Hospital, but this will be discussed in class.

 

 

 

 

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.

Dental Assisting with RHS Certificate
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Dental Assisting with RHS Certificate

$2,400

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

Calendar Mar 2, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 10 weeks

Download an information packet here.

Join Kelly Rose, DMD for a 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 the RHS certificate exam needed for employment. This program is taught by a Dentist and includes an opportunity for internships. The price of the course Upon passing the DANB RHS®, you will receive a certificate of knowledge-based competency for that component from DANB. Payment plans are available.  The course includes all books, exam preparation materials and fees for the DANB RHS® certificate program.

Call our Adult Education office for more information.





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