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Medical Terminology

$125

with Paula Frederick, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Apr 13, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 14 weeks

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 14-week course is for you! Learn the pre-fixes, suffixes and root words of medical language. This course will cover terms related to all body systems. Please have 3x5 index cards to prepare flash cards. Textbook included. 

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.

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

$1,100

with Brenda Faust, RN, Scarborough Adult Learning Center

Calendar Current session started Apr 15, 2021 at 3 pm, runs for 10 weeks

Students enrolled in this Certificate program complete 180 hours of classroom, laboratory, and clinical experience, which meet all state licensing requirements. Upon successful completion of the course and passage of the State Competency Exam, the student will be eligible to enter the healthcare field as a Certified Nursing Assistant under the direction of a licensed nurse. Classroom instruction will be delivered via Zoom or Google Meet. Clinical and lab instruction will be held onsite at The Cedars in Portland.  

Call 730-5040 for an application; students must be 18 years of age, have a high school equivalency or diploma, and meet reading proficiency.

Instructor: Brenda Faust, RN

Dates: 4/15/21-6/17/21 Days and Time: Mon/Thur 3-7 pm  Cost:  $1,100

Clinicals and classroom on Saturdays TBA

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) & Personal Support Specialist (PSS) Dual Certification

$950

with Christine McPherson, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Apr 27, 2021

We are excited to offer a new CNA program where you will also obtain your PSS Certification!

The course provides necessary theory and skills to obtain employment as a Personal Support Specialist or Certified Nurse Assistant. Applications must be submitted to the SAD 1 Adult & Community Education office. All applicants will go through an interview process before being accepted into the program.

Class will be held three days per week (TBD) for approximately eight weeks.

Cost includes book, pin, CPR training, criminal background check, and State exam fee. 

Adult, Infant, Child CPR & First Aid Session II

$65

with Vicki Dill, MSAD 11 Gardiner Area Adult & Community Education (adulted@msad11.org) 207-582-3774

Calendar Next available session starts May 10, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

This class includes CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) for adult, child, and infant, as well as AED (automated external defibrillator) and first aid. Students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and care for individuals in emergency situations including cardiac arrest. Emphasis will be on providing basic care until advanced medical care personnel arrive and take charge. American Heart Association CPR certification will be awarded upon successful completion of class requirements. 

*Due to COVID 19, please be aware that social distancing, mask wearing, and self screening may be required.

CPR

$54

with Charissa Kerr, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts May 11, 2021 at 3 pm, runs for 1 week

Please note – this CPR class has been revised due to COVID-19 precautions.  Each person will be required to wear a mask. There will be disposable masks available if people don’t bring their own.  Each person will have their own manikin and I build them with gloves on.  There is shared equipment, and everyone is given gloves to use for practical scenarios involving shared equipment.

The CPR class includes: adult, child and infant CPR and AED use, adult, child and infant choking, and how and when to call emergency services.  The course cost includes use of the manikins, DVD, certified instructor, practical components, and a certificate of completion. The video portion has been shortened, and the practical time has been increased to ensure everyone has enough time to gain confidence in their skills. This class is taught to the standards established by the American Heart Association. The workbook is not included with this class. If you would like a workbook, please indicate on your registration form.  Cost is $10 for the book.

Instructor: Charissa Kerr
Session I: Monday, 3/15, 6:00 – 9:00pm
Session II: Tuesday, 4/6, 6:00 – 9:00pm
Session III: Tuesday, 5/11, 3:00 – 5:45pm
Location: Windham Veteran’s Center
Fee: $54 per session

 

CPR, AED Class

$45

with PAUL STEWART, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts May 11, 2021 at 5:30 pm

Register for a course designed to certify or re-certify in this approved course from the Amercian Safety & Health Institute.

Please wear a mask as CDC Covid guidelines will be followed.

First Aid

$34

with Charissa Kerr, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts May 11, 2021 at 6:15 pm, runs for 1 week

The First Aid class includes: medical emergencies, bleeding that you can see, bleeding you cannot see, treating for shock, and how and when to call emergency services. The course cost includes a blend of Powerpoint and DVD, instructor and practical components, and a certificate of completion. This class is taught to the standards established by the American Heart Association. The workbook is not included with this class. If you would like a workbook, please indicate on your registration form.*

Please notethis CPR class has been revised due to COVID-19 precautions. Each person will be required to wear a mask. There will be disposable masks available if people don’t bring their own. Each person will have their own manikin and each are prepared and disinfected prior to each class. There is shared equipment, and everyone is given gloves to use for practical scenarios involving shared equipment.

Instructor: Charissa Kerr
Tuesday, 5/11, 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Location: Windham Veterans Center 
Fee: $34

Basic First Aid Training Class

$45

with PAUL STEWART, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts May 12, 2021 at 5:30 pm

Register for a course designed to certify or re-certify in this approved course from the American Safety & Health Institute.

Reminder to wear a mask as CDC Covid guidelines will be followed.





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