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Certified Nursing Assistant
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Certified Nursing Assistant

$1,300

with Nancy Hoskins, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar May 16, 2022

The PVAEC State of Maine approved CNA course includes classroom work, skills labs, and clinical experience. Candidates must present either a high school diploma or HiSET/GED. Enrollment is limited to 10. The admission process includes enrollment into our Career Readiness Program, a criminal background check, placement testing, and a series of meetings with PVAEC staff. The cost of the class is $1,300, which includes tuition, textbook, background check, and state exam. Payment plans and financial assistance may be available to those who qualify.

 

Admittance to this course includes proof of all required vaccinations for healthcare workers, including the COVID-19 Vaccine series.

 

To apply, please email PVAEC Assistant Director at esalley@pvaec.org or go to www.pvaec.maineadulted.org/new-students and fill out our online enrollment form.

Class will be held at our Dexter Learning Center and will run on Monday and Wednesday evenings with some weekends required.

Dental Assistant
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Dental Assistant

$2,900

with Academy of Medical Professions, Winthrop/Monmouth Adult Education

Calendar Jun 20, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 10 weeks

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 a national certificate exam. This program is taught by a Dentist and includes an opportunity for internships. The price of the course includes all books, exam preparation materials and fees for the DANB RHS® certificate program. Upon passing the DANB RHS®, you will receive a certificate of knowledge based on competency for that component from DANB. Payment plans available through the Academy of Medical Professions. CDA, RHS are registered trademarks of the Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB). This course is not reviewed or endorsed by DANB. TO REGISTER OR FOR PAYMENT PLANS CALL The Academy of Medical Professions. 866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com

Clinical Medical Assistant
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Clinical Medical Assistant

$3,200

with Academy of Medical Professions, Winthrop/Monmouth Adult Education

Calendar Jun 21, 2022 at 5:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Allinclusive 16week certification course: 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 . $3200 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 through the Academy of Medical Professions. TO REGISTER OR FOR PAYMENT PLANS CALL The Academy of Medical Professions and mention that you found them through the Winthrop Adult Ed. 866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com

Phlebotomy with CPT Certification
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Phlebotomy with CPT Certification

$2,500

with Academy of Medical Professions, Winthrop/Monmouth Adult Education

Calendar Jun 21, 2022 at 5:30 pm, runs for 10 weeks

Become Nationally Certified in 10 weeks as a Phlebotomy Technician by professionals in the industry. Our course is all inclusive, and in depth, you will be able to Perform basic phlebotomy procedures, Evaluate patients for ability to withstand venipuncture procedure, Explain the venipuncture procedure and answer patient questions, Perform basic point of care testing, such as blood glucose levels on patients, Prepare blood, urine, and other body fluid specimens for testing according to established standards. $2,500 includes national certification, books, resume and job assistance. Payment plans available through the Academy of Medical Professions. TO REGISTER OR FOR PAYMENT PLANS CALL The Academy of Medical Professions. 866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com

Pharmacy Technician National Certification with PTCB

$2,050

with Academy of Medical Professionals, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Jun 22, 2022 , runs for 14 weeks

This is an online course.

This 14-week program prepares you to pass the certification exam.  This program is active for one year from date of activation, allowing time to complete the program and to review for the exam.  Pharmacy techs help with day-to-day services (preparing meds, answering phones, receiving and verifying prescriptions, counting tablets, taking refill requests, and much more).  Excellent communication skills and customer service are essential.  You must have the ability to learn and retain procedural processes and apply them quickly and accurately.  Learn one-on-one with an instructor (with constant contact) as you go through your weekly assignments.

This course can be taken anytime.

Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA) Recertification (June)

$75

with Sally Larson, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Calendar Jun 27, 2022 at 8 am, runs for 1 week

This is a review and re-testing for people who already hold a CRMA certificate and wish to renew their certification. This recertification course is a one day course, including review and recertification testing on that day. You must provide a copy of your current certificate along with your registration for this course.

Sally Larson is a Clinical Educator at LincolnHealth and has been an RN for 40 years. Sally trained in England and has been practicing in the USA since 1980. She is an instructor in ACLS, PALS, and BLS.

Certified Residential Medication Assistant - July
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Certified Residential Medication Assistant - July

$335

with Terry Adkins, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Jul 8, 2022 at 8 am, runs for 5 weeks

This 40-hour CRMA course includes classroom, with clinical available after successful completion of classroom. All students must complete clinical, either with our instructor or arranged through your facility. Successful students will be certified to administer oral medications to residents in state-licensed assisted living facilities. Clinical component is an additional $125 cost if done with MCST instructor. Contact Adult Ed for an application.

Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.)
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Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.)

$500

with Margaret Gambell, RN, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Jul 11, 2022 at 7 am
1 additional session on Oct 17, 2022

This is a Maine State Approved Certified Nursing Assistant training course. The new amount of hours has been reduced from 180 hours down to 130 hours. Preparing students to become CNA certified requires 70 classroom hours, 20 lab hours, and 40 clinical hours. Routine tasks required for personal nursing care will be taught.

Please contact Sue at 207-282-3883 or sdecesare@biddefordschools.me for more information.

To download an application, click HERE.





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