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Literacy Donation

Free

with York Adult Education

Calendar Sep 1, 2021

Thank you for your interest in supporting York Adult and Community Education's literacy programs through your generous donation.  Please click on the register button to donate, which will then bring you to a page where you choose the amount to donate up to $500.  (For any donation above $500, please call our office at 207-363-7922.)  Thank you!

Fantastic Photo Finishes-Organize & Edit Images with Your iPhone/iPad Photos App

$2999

with Boomer TECH, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Jan 1, 2022

Fantastic Photo Finishes-Organize & Edit Images with Your iPhone/iPad Photos App

This is a natural follow-up to "Taking Awesome Pictures with your iPhoneiPad," but is a stand-alone course as well. The focus here is on editing images as well as knowing how to organize images and video on iPhones or iPads. Other areas of focus include using the “For You” section (ready-made slide shows), creating, using, and sharing albums, and search.

Begins: Upon Registration

Location: Online - You view class at your convenience! The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat.

Class access available until June 30, 2022

BoomerTECH Adventures helps Boomers and Seniors create, connect, and contribute using today’s technology. These courses are fully asynchronous, online courses that students complete on their own time and at your own speed. Each course is a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions on using the class, and the content of the class (videos and articles). The instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat.

 

Gift Certificate

Free

with York Adult Education

Calendar Jan 1, 2022

Wow! The person you are giving this gift certificate to is really lucky!  What a great gift - the gift of learning!  Please click on the register button, which will then bring you to a page where you choose the amount of your gift certificate.  (For any help, please call our office at 207-363-7922.)  Thank you!

Behavior Health Professional Certification Training

$25

with Woodfords Family Services, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Jan 3, 2022

Our community is 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. The need in our area is great!

We are excited to connect our community to this wonderful ONLINE training program. The online training will equip you to help children who are receiving Behavioral Health services. The training will prepare you for employment through local social services providers. The training can be started at any time and finished at your own pace.

You will complete 12 online modules and 12 hours of live instruction (offered virtually). An online Bloodborne Pathogens training, as well as Child & Adult First Aid & CPR training, will be made available to you, if you do not already possess those certifications. The entire training takes about 45 hours to complete. Registration is ongoing until June 30, 2022.

Any individual who will be 18 years of age or older upon completion of the course may register. (Individuals must be at least 18 and have a high school diploma or equivalent to get certified).

See Blended Learning Curriculum at Woodfords Family Service for more information at www.woodfords.org/bhp-program/

Instructor: Woodfords Family Services
Start Any Time: 1/3 - 6/30, At Your Own Pace
Location: Online
Fee $25

Advanced Live Online and Zoom Instructor Training

$195

with William Draves, Merrymeeting Adult Education

Calendar Jun 6, 2022 , runs for 4 weeks

Take your Live Online teaching to the next level for greater student satisfaction, learning, completion and retention. Come away with information you can use Monday morning.Come away with practical, how-to tips and techniques, plus the pedagogy of Live Online teaching. Taught by one of the foremost teachers of adults.

Basic Game Design Certificate

$395

with UGotClass LERN, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Jun 6, 2022

Games are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment. This Certificate provides you with a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment.  

In the first course, you will discover resources for developing game design, identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games. You will come away with knowing the different activities that are part of game design, being able to flesh out a game idea in order to increase the chances to having a successful game design experience, and have a basic understanding of how to work with game developers. 

In the second course, you will you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about the main video game genres, and use a game development application to begin your journey of making games.    

By successfully completing this Certificate in Basic Game Design, you will have taken the first steps into understanding game design, and being able to create your own games. (CEUs/ILUs: 3.2)

Introduction to Game Design must be taken before Intermediate. 

This is a two-class series:

1. Introduction to Game Design - 6/6 - 7/1
2. Intermediate Video Game Design - 7/5 - 7/29

Instructor: Jean Haefner
Dates/Times: 6/6 - 7/29
Location: Online/Work at Your Own Pace
Fee: $395

*Completion Requirements for Credit*

Completion Requirements apply if you are taking our online course or certificate for any of the following recognition:

  • Certificate
  • CEUs and/or International Learning Units (ILUs)
  • Certification
  • Master's Degree program from LERN and University of South Dakota

Make at least one comment every week in the discussion

  • The comment should show thought and be more substantive than just "Yes, I agree." There is no length required for comments.
  • Replies to other comments, responses to other participants, count as comments (in most cases your instructor values replies and responses as comments).
  • Questions and online discussion facilitative comments also count as well as long as there is some thought to them.

Take every Unit Self-Quiz

  • Take every Unit self-quiz for the course and get at least 80% score.
  • You may retake any self-quiz as often as you need to get to the 80% level.

Completion Timeline

  • The requirements should be done by the last day of the course.
  • Individual instructors may extend the deadline upon request.
  • If, for any reason, you are not able to complete the requirements during the course, we are pleased to provide you with our Course Transfer Option.

*You may retake any or all of the same UGotClass online course at a future offering within the next 12 months, and you can do so at no extra cost.

Recognition Awarded

  • For individual courses, a PDF transcript is issued showing completion.
  • For certificates and certification, a ODF certificate is issued showing completion.
Payment plan available: $195 deposit plus 2 payments of $100.00, paid monthly.

Bookkeeping Certificate

$495

with UGotClass LERN, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Jun 6, 2022

How do you manage the finances of a business? Whether you are an entrepreneur, running a family business, or just looking to advance your career and add to your skill set, this Bookkeeping Certificate will provide you with the knowledge needed to measure, and manage, the financial health of your business. This program focuses on cash basis accounting.

No one will care more about the financial health of your business than you! It’s imperative that you understand how the process works and are able to complete the accounting cycle accurately and in a timely fashion. Even if you plan to outsource your bookkeeping needs, you should still understand how the process works. No one should be clueless when it comes to the finances of their business.

The Bookkeeping Certificate courses must be taken in the below order (the classes build off each other):

  1. Understanding Debits and Credits
  2. General Ledger and Month End Procedures
  3. Closing Procedures and Financial Statements

(CEUs/ILUs: 4.8)

This is a three-class series:

1. Understanding Debits and Credits - 6/6 - 7/1
2. General Ledger and Month End Procedures - 7/5 - 7/29
3. Closing Procedures and Financial Statements - 8/1 - 8/26

Instructor: Sharon deFonteny
Dates/Times: 6/6 - 8/26
Location: Online/Work at Your Own Pace
Fee: $495

*Completion Requirements for Credit*

Completion Requirements apply if you are taking our online course or certificate for any of the following recognition:

  • Certificate
  • CEUs and/or International Learning Units (ILUs)
  • Certification
  • Master's Degree program from LERN and University of South Dakota

Make at least one comment every week in the discussion

  • The comment should show thought and be more substantive than just "Yes, I agree." There is no length required for comments.
  • Replies to other comments, responses to other participants, count as comments (in most cases your instructor values replies and responses as comments).
  • Questions and online discussion facilitative comments also count as well as long as there is some thought to them.

Take every Unit Self-Quiz

  • Take every Unit self-quiz for the course and get at least 80% score.
  • You may retake any self-quiz as often as you need to get to the 80% level.

Completion Timeline

  • The requirements should be done by the last day of the course.
  • Individual instructors may extend the deadline upon request.
  • If, for any reason, you are not able to complete the requirements during the course, we are pleased to provide you with our Course Transfer Option.

*You may retake any or all of the same UGotClass online course at a future offering within the next 12 months, and you can do so at no extra cost.

Recognition Awarded

  • For individual courses, a PDF transcript is issued showing completion.
  • For certificates and certification, a ODF certificate is issued showing completion.
Payment plan available: $165 deposit plus 2 payments of $165.00, paid monthly.

Business Writing Certificate

$495

with UGotClass LERN, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Jun 6, 2022

Discover the keys to successful writing for the workplace. Whether you are writing a report, memo, letter or publicity notice, business writing has some defined characteristics for success. Successful communicators in the workplace move forward others move back. Enhance your career by improving this critical communication skill. Begin with understanding the format, construction, and successful techniques of writing good business reports and proposals. Then improve your skills with editing and proofreading. Finally, discover what good journalists know. Learn how to write a news story, press release or other publicity notice that zings. Help your organization stand out with your new skills in business writing. This certificate will take you to the next level where business writing is a skill for personal and organizational success. 
(CEUs/ILUs: 4.8)

This is a three-class series:

1. Business Writing - 6/6 - 7/1
2. Effective Copywriting - 7/5 - 7/29
3. Writing News & Press Releases - 8/1 - 8/26

Instructors: Dee Felix, Kathryn Lynch-Morin, & William Draves
Dates/Times: 6/6 - 8/26
Location: Online/Work at Your Own Pace
Fee: $495

*Completion Requirements for Credit*

Completion Requirements apply if you are taking our online course or certificate for any of the following recognition:

  • Certificate
  • CEUs and/or International Learning Units (ILUs)
  • Certification
  • Master's Degree program from LERN and University of South Dakota

Make at least one comment every week in the discussion

  • The comment should show thought and be more substantive than just "Yes, I agree." There is no length required for comments.
  • Replies to other comments, responses to other participants, count as comments (in most cases your instructor values replies and responses as comments).
  • Questions and online discussion facilitative comments also count as well as long as there is some thought to them.

Take every Unit Self-Quiz

  • Take every Unit self-quiz for the course and get at least 80% score.
  • You may retake any self-quiz as often as you need to get to the 80% level.

Completion Timeline

  • The requirements should be done by the last day of the course.
  • Individual instructors may extend the deadline upon request.
  • If, for any reason, you are not able to complete the requirements during the course, we are pleased to provide you with our Course Transfer Option.

*You may retake any or all of the same UGotClass online course at a future offering within the next 12 months, and you can do so at no extra cost.

Recognition Awarded

  • For individual courses, a PDF transcript is issued showing completion.
  • For certificates and certification, a ODF certificate is issued showing completion.
Payment plan available: $165 deposit plus 2 payments of $165.00, paid monthly.




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