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Become A Physical Therapy Aide
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Become A Physical Therapy Aide

$115

with Ed2Go.com/yace ., York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

Prepare for a rewarding career as a valued member of the physical therapy team while learning all about the human body, specific disorders, and the way physical therapists treat these disorders. You will explore the history of physical therapy and the relationships between physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and physical therapy aides. You will learn how to communicate effectively with other health care professionals and patients. You'll also come to understand the medical documentation that physical therapists use and principles of ethics and law that affect the PT aide.

Physical therapists often use words and terms that may be unfamiliar to you, so this course will devote some time to learning much of the language of PT. You'll learn proper body mechanics and how to safely move patients. You will come to understand the normal gait cycle and how to help patients walk with assistive devices like walkers, crutches, and canes. You will also investigate various balance and coordination disorders. By the time you finish this course, you'll have gained valuable knowledge and be well on your way to becoming an important member of the physical therapy team!

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Certificate in Stress Management
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Certificate in Stress Management

$84

with Ed2Go.com/yace ., York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

Events, people, and circumstances fill our normal daily lives—along with a certain amount of stress. Stress is at epidemic levels in the world today. Currently, as many as 90 percent of all visits to health-care providers in the United States are considered to be stress-related. Stress affects every aspect of the body, mind, and spirit, resulting in a wide range of symptoms from headaches or stomach ailments to heart disease or death.

The outcome of this certificate is to describe the physiological, social, and psychological aspects of stress; examine the relationship between stress and health, nutrition, and physical activity; identify causes and health effects of workplace stress; and explore modalities to reduce and manage stress. (14 contact hours)

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Explore a Career in Healthcare Suite
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Explore a Career in Healthcare Suite

$299

with Ed2Go.com/yace ., York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

If you are considering a career in healthcare, this group of online courses will introduce you to three different opportunities within the industry: Medical Coding, Administrative Medical Assistant, and Medical Transcription. Find out which one is right for you! 

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Medical Math
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Medical Math

$115

with Ed2Go.com/yace ., York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

You will master medical calculations in and engaging environment in these fun and practical lessons. You will gain the medical math skills you need for anything from calculating dosages to using scientific formulas. Whatever medical field you are in, the hands-on activities in this course will help you perform day-to-day math tasks quickly and easily.

You will brush up your basic math skills by reviewing fractions, decimals, and percentages. Then you will dive into measurement systems and conversions used in the medical field. You will do dosage calculations for oral, parenteral, and intravenous medications. You will explore three different methods you can use for dosage calculations. You will also learn an easy formula that you can apply to many dosage calculations. Then you will get an introduction to basic statistics and probability. You will find out how to interpret the latest medical findings for your patients. Whether you are new to the field of medicine or want to enhance your skills, this is the course for you. By the time you finish these lessons, you will have a solid grounding in basic medical math.

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Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach
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Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach

$115

with Ed2Go.com/yace ., York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Oct 1, 2020

The Medical Terminology – A Word Association Approach course will teach you to understand medical terminology as it pertains to each body system. Using graphics and study tips you will not only learn definitions and root terms, but also their application in the medical world. Learning blocks are used to condense information and to help isolate what you need to know verses what is nice to know, and you will be provided with fun and unusual facts to help you remember the medical terminology in unique ways. You will have opportunities to see how medical terminology is used in the real world through case study assignments and will be provided with flashcards to help you study. The knowledge gained in this course will help you take the next step in your medical career or education.

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Contact Tracer Certification Course
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Contact Tracer Certification Course

$299

with LERN Partnership, York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Oct 14, 2020

LINK TO REGISTER HERE:  Contact Tracer Certification Course Registration

According to the Medscape Coronavirus Resource Center, at least 44 states and the District of Columbia have begun expanding their contact tracing workforce. To help meet the need for training for contact tracers, we are offering this course, based on CDC and public health guidelines.This contact tracer training will provide you with a skill which is in demand on the job market. While taking this training does not guarantee that you will become employed as a contact tracer, the information and skills you learn in the course will provide you with skills necessary to be considered for employment.

Length (in hours): 16

Price in USD $299.00

This Contact Tracing Training course is a one-month online course to train people to get a job as a contact tracer.  

Some FAQs: 

Q. What will individuals be able to do after completing the training?

A. Successful completion will make the individual eligible for employment in a high-demand area. Preliminary reports suggest that 30 contact tracers per 100,000 residents are needed to help prevent further spread of COVID-19.

Q. Will this training be useful after the pandemic is under control?

A.  Yes. Contract tracers are always in demand. There is a need for this work whenever there are outbreaks of illness such as measles, smallpox, flu and other illnesses spread by person-to-person contact. The need is particularly high now due to COVID.

Q. How was the curriculum and training developed?

A.  The curriculum is aligned to specific training guidelines per the Center for Disease Control (CDC). The CDC guidelines are carefully monitored and adjustments are made to training as necessary when there are changes or updates in the CDC guidelines.

LINK TO REGISTER HERE:  Contact Tracer Certification Course Registration

Start Dates of Classes:

- Monday, January 4, 2021 to Friday, January 29, 2021

- Monday, February 1, 2021 to Friday, February 26, 2021

- Monday, March 1, 2021 to Friday, March 26, 2021

- Monday, April 5, 2021 to Friday, April 30, 2021

- Monday, May 3, 2021 to Friday, May 28, 2021

- Monday, June 7, 2021 to Friday, July 2, 2021

- Tuesday, July 6, 2021 to Friday, July 30, 2021

- Monday, August 2, 2021 to Friday, August 27, 2021

- Tuesday, September 7, 2021 to Friday, October 1, 2021

- Monday, October 4, 2021 to Friday, October 29, 2021

- Monday, November 1, 2021 to Friday, November 26, 2021

- Monday, December 6, 2021 to Friday, December 31, 2021 

LINK TO REGISTER HERE:  Contact Tracer Certification Course Registration

Behavioral Health Professional Certification  Training
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Behavioral Health Professional Certification Training

$25

with Woodfords Family Services, RSU #3 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Dec 1, 2020

Behavioral Health Professional Certification Training

Our communities are looking for individuals who want to make a difference in a child’s life.

Children’s behavioral health services are vital to Maine’s children with intellectual disabilities, autism, and mental health disorders and their families. And the need in our area is great! As an integral part of the child’s treatment team, a Certified Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) has the opportunity to make an immediate impact while helping a child grow and develop to their full potential.

We are excited to connect our communities with Woodfords Family Services for this wonderful ONLINE training program. The online training will equip you to successfully help children who are currently on a waitlist for services. The training will prepare you for employment through local social services agencies. The program can be started at any time and finished at your own pace.

You will complete 12 online modules then two 4-hour live sessions.

Once the modules are completed, you will receive free online bloodborne pathogen training and virtual First Aid & CPR training if you do not already possess those certifications.

The entire training requirements will take about 45 hours.

Assistance with job placement is provided to anyone who completes the program.

Assistance with technology may be available.

 

Prerequisites:

A high school diploma or equivalency. Proof of education is required.

Must be 18 years of age or older upon completion of the course.

An administration fee of $25 is required at registration.

A reading comprehension assessment is required prior to completing the application, administered through your local Maine Adult Education program. This requirement may be waived by showing successful completion of a college-level English course.

Medical Transcription Certificate Program
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Medical Transcription Certificate Program

$2,650

with Academy of Medical Professions, RSU #3 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Dec 1, 2020 , runs for 16 weeks

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, and 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 and how to obtain a job are covered in this program.  Course includes medical terminology, Anatomy & physiology and transcription.  $2650, includes everything for the course and the field.   TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL:  866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www. academyofmedicalprofessions.com  





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