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

$1,097

with Kathy Bickford, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Jul 12, 2022 at 7 am

Medications course follows standardized curriculum approved by the Maine State Board of Nursing. The purpose of this course is to teach experienced certified nurses assistants to administer selected noninjectable medications to patients who are 4 years of age and older. This standardized medication course will provide the basic of understanding needed for the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to administer medications accurately and safely.

For CNA-Med, please contact Sue at 207-282-3883 or sdecesare@biddefordschools.me

For a SAMPLE schedule, click HERE.

Dental Assistant Training Program Application ONLY

Free

with Amanda Willette, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jul 12, 2022 at 7 pm, runs for 10 weeks

Course Instructor: Amanda Willette, CDA, EFDA, M.S.Ed., Owner, Beyond Compliance, PLLC 

Course Overview: The Dental Assisting Foundations Training Program provides  participants with the foundational knowledge and skills in infection  control, dental radiology, and chairside dental assisting to prepare for  an entry level position as a dental assistant in general dentistry.  

 

Course Goals:

1. Prepare participants for an entry-level position as a chairside dental  assistant.  

2. Prepare participants to successfully complete the Dental Assisting  

National Board ® Infection Control Exam ®.  

3. Prepare participants to successfully complete the Dental Assisting  

National Board ® Radiation Health and Safety Exam ® as needed to apply  

to the Maine Board of Dental Practice for Dental Radiography Licensure 

 

Prerequisites: Must be 18 years or older, High school Diploma, GED/HiSET or Equivalent 

Program Length: 10 Weeks 

Directed Self-Study: 40 Hours 

Didactic (classroom) Hours: 40 Hours 

Laboratory/Clinical Hours: 60 Hours 

 

Required Text: (Included in program cost)

"Modern Dental Assisting”, Doni L. Bird, Debbie S Robinson 13th Edition Published 2021 

“Modern Dental Assisting Student Workbook”, Doni L. Bird, Debbie S. Robinson 13th Edition Published 2021 

“Dental Instruments. A Pocket Guide”

“Modern Dental Assisting Student Workbook”, Linda Boyd, 7th Edition Published 2021

Class times: Tuesday (via zoom) and Thursday (in person at SAD 1 Adult Ed) evenings, 7:00-9:00pm  

Labs: Fridays, 9:00am - 3:30pm at St. Apollonia Dental Office in Presque Isle.   

 

Acceptance Process:

1. Complete the application and return it to SAD 1 Adult & Community Education:    Scanned and emailed: adulted@sad1.org

                   Faxed: (207) 764-8107

                   Mailed/dropped off: 79 Blake Street, Presque Isle, ME 04769

                   Completed online: msad1.coursestorm.com

2. Candidates will be interviewed

3. Baseline skills inventory reading and math to identify academic assistance to support student success

 

Cost: $3,950.00 — includes instruction, text & workbooks, hands-on pre-lab and lab training as well as supplies, CPR/BLS certification, certification exam fees. *Additional student costs include scrubs and comfortable shoes. 

*Financial assistance may be available for qualified students.

There is NO COST to complete the application. No payment will be made until a learner is ACCEPTED into the program, pending the interview and CASAS testing. 

Women's Health Bundle

$240

with Ed2Go Online Learning, Winthrop/Monmouth Adult Education

Calendar Jul 13, 2022 , runs for 10 weeks
2 additional sessions through Aug 17, 2022

This series encompasses three certificates that are essential for healthcare workers with an interest in women's health, including Certificate in Perinatal Issues, Certificate in Violence Prevention and Awareness, and Certificate in Women's Health Issues. You will start by learning how to best care for childbearing women, newborns, and families. Then, learn important insights into the signs of violence that may be presented by patients in a healthcare setting and how you should respond. Women and their health have traditionally been neglected here and abroad, so you will also learn about key health issues that women face physically and mentally.

Click here to register: https://www.ed2go.com/monwinaded/online-courses/womens-health-bundle/

American Red Cross-1st Aid/CPR with Pediatric, July 2022

$103

with Judy Emch, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Jul 14, 2022 at 9 am

Participants will learn to recognize and provide care for persons of all ages who have experienced a sudden illness or injury until Emergency Medical Services arrive and take over. Following current Emergency Cardiac Care guidelines, students will learn to recognize a heart attack and what to do in this situation, including providing CPR and using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Students will also learn to recognize stroke, breathing emergencies, and how to treat burns. Additional skills include caring for choking adults, children and infants, and controlling bleeding, as well as checking responsive persons. Certificate and reference card included. Presented by Maine Safety Education.

CPR

$54

with Charissa Kerr, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Jul 18, 2022 at 6 pm
1 additional session on Aug 8, 2022

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.

Only one section is needed for your certification. Upon successful completion of your class your certificate will be sent to you within 5 business days.

*If you would like a workbook, please indicate on your registration form. Cost of the book is $10.

Instructor: Charissa Kerr
Section 1: Monday, 7/18, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Section 2: Monday, 8/8, 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center 
Fee: $54 per section

Please Note – There will be disposable masks available if one is needed. Manikins are assigned and each are cleaned and disinfected prior to each class. Everyone is given gloves to use for practical scenarios involving shared equipment.

Babysitter Certification

$55

with Grace Gendron, RSU16 Adult Education

Calendar Jul 23, 2022 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

For youth ages 11-15 who want to become responsible babysitters! This course is taught by a certified EMT-I, 911 Dispatcher and mom. The goal is to provide youth with the knowledge and skills necessary to prevent accidents and respond to emergencies while supervising younger children. They will learn basic care, child safety and first aid skills as well as receive CPR training! Participants will receive a take-home babysitter manual, a CPR manual and a course completion card at the end of the class. Pre-registration is required in order for the instructor to be prepared with the appropriate amount of materials. Saturday, July 23rd, 9am - 1pm. Participants should bring a snack and water bottle. Registration: $55.

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First Aid

$34

with Charissa Kerr, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Aug 8, 2022 at 4:30 pm

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 noteThere will be disposable masks available if people wish to wear one. 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
Monday, 8/8, 4:30 - 5:45 PM
Location: WRAE Learning Center 
Fee: $34

Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA) Recertification (August)

$75

with Sally Larson, Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Calendar Aug 12, 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.





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