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High School Equivalency

in High School Completion

HiSET Testing

Free

with Academic Instructor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

The HiSET is a High School Equivalency test that replaces the GED in the State of Maine and will:

  • Certify a candidate’s attainment of academic knowledge and skills
  • Prepare for and test in five core areas: reading, writing, math, science, and social studies
  • Official HiSET instruction and testing is offered at our satellite locations
  • Rolling admission

It's Never Too Late To Graduate!

Call our office 627-4291 for more information.

HiSET Writing

Free

with Brenda Hio-Hamdan, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

HiSet is Maine’s general education development (GED) program. In this 6-week Zoom course, you’ll learn how to write an essay for the HiSET Writing Test.   The class will focus on organizing your ideas and providing supporting details in an argumentative essay. Grammar, punctuation, and writing mechanics will also be covered.  There will be opportunities for revising and editing with other students. Learn how to write your best essay!

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Math

Free

with Elizabeth Bremner, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Whether preparing for the HiSET exam, earning credits towards an adult education diploma, or working on math skills for career advancement, students will work within an individualized program to improve knowledge of mathematical topics, ranging from basic mathematical literacy to algebra and geometry concepts.

Materials and pace will vary, depending on student needs.

Math Focus

Free

with Elizabeth Bremner, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Students will work with a variety of materials to understand a range of mathematical topics.

Students will receive targeted instruction and may work independently or with other students to complete assigned tasks and improve skills.

Math Learning Lab

Free

with Academic Instructor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Students enrolled in this course have the opportunity to learn basic, everyday math skills, prepare for the HiSET math exam and/or brush up on math for college, in a relaxed, comfortable enviroment. If you have always found math to be a struggle, join our math learning lab to gain more confidence. Our instructors assess students and develop individualized programs to meet academic needs.

Join the class now to prepare for your future.

Available in Naples and Fryeburg

Rolling enrollment.

For more information call 207-647-3015 or use the Register Online button and we will contact you.

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY:A WORD ASSOCIATION APPROACH
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MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY:A WORD ASSOCIATION APPROACH

$115

with ED 2GO, Franklin County Adult Education

ONLINE- ed2go.com/fcabe

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 iso-late what you need to know versus 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 terminolo-gy 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. 3 months:

Start dates of October 19, November 16 or De-cember 21

MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION
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MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION

$115

with ED 2GO, Franklin County Adult Education

ONLINE: ed2go.com/fcabe

In this course, you will learn how to transcribe the most common medical reports used in both inpatient and outpatient settings. This knowledge will help pre-pare you to work almost anywhere in the medical field—doctors' offices, clinics, public health facilities, and hospitals. With this foundation, you will be set to advance your education so you can work as a subcon-tractor for a company that outsources transcription, or you can eventually even take on your own clients—all from the comfort of your own home. You will go through each of the nine main report types—their formatting requirements, the components of each one, and how they are used in the clinical setting. Eve-ry lesson will include a grammar review, pointing out important elements that will make your reports per-fect. You will also gain important clinical knowledge of major disease processes that are essential to enhance your skill as a medical documentation specialist. Along the way, you will download a free transcriber to listen to dictation and produce reports. These hands-on ex-ercises will give you the practice you will need to de-termine if this field is for you. You will also go through your current options and in the future by developing the skills of a medical transcriptionist. By the end of this course, you will know the basic report types, have clinical knowledge of major diseases, be able to cor-rect grammar from dictated reports on the fly, and know the next steps you will need to take! 6 weeks: Start dates of October 19, November 16, or December 21

Orientation

Free

with Michelle Guillaume, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Future students meet with our intake person and learn what can be accomplished at Spruce Mountain Adult and Community Education. 

Is HiSET a good fit or is an adult education diploma a better option?  

What career path is a good fit? 

Math and reading assessments are done to meet the student at their level of learning.  Students get to know the instructors and formulate a schedule that works best for them. 

Orientation is offered by appointment. Call today (897-6406).





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