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Legal Nurse Consultant Training Course

$1,195

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Aug 22, 2022
1 additional session on Oct 17, 2022

This exciting program prepares medical professionals for a career in the legal field as legal nurse consultants. Building on your medical education and possible clinical experience, this course provides nurses with fundamental skills necessary to advise law firms, health care providers, insurance companies, and governmental agencies regarding medically related issues and to appear in court as expert witnesses. The course teaches legal concepts related to the health care industry, as well as the role a legal nurse consultant might play in litigation areas such as medical malpractice, toxic torts, product liability, personal injury, wrongful death, criminal law, and workers’ compensation. Any nurse interested in entering the legal field can benefit from the education provided by this course. The course is also open to anyone interested in the field of forensic testimony and medical-legal issues, but participants without an nursing background might not be able to take the LNCC exam after graduation. Legal Nurse Consultant Certified (LNCC) is a discretionary test separate from this training course that experienced registered nurses graduating from this course may decide to sit for. LNCC test eligibility requirements are discussed during this training course; however, nurses graduating from this course need not take the LNCC in order to practice as legal nurse consultants.

This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 

Successful graduates will receive a certificate for 42 contact hours of nursing continuing professional development from CLS by Barbri that they may be able to use to fulfill continuing education requirements

Software Essentials for the Law Office

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Aug 22, 2022
1 additional session on Oct 17, 2022

This dynamic course is designed for legal professionals interested in improving their skills and knowledge of commonly used computer technology and programs within the law office. Course topics include: computer operating systems and peripheral devices; time tracking and billing software; database, case management and docket control software; litigation support software; electronic discovery, and trial presentation and graphics software.

Hands on exercises will prepare students to work with popular programs such as MS PowerPoint, Clio, and LexisNexis CaseMap & TimeMap, as well as understand the common functions and purposes of similar programs.

Common billing procedures and payment agreements, accurate time tracking, proper calendar and docketing procedures as well as the processes involved in electronic discovery will be addressed through a variety of exercises. In addition, students will be presented with real-life scenarios and asked to identify and examine ethical issues raised by the use of technology in a legal practice.

Successful graduates of this course will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from the college or university of their choice.

College Transitions

Free

with HHACE Instructors, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 1, 2022

"Maine College Transitions (MCT) is a comprehensive academic and advising program leading to enrollment in post-high school education or training that results in a credential of value and high-quality employment. Participants in MCT programming will acquire the skills and knowledge to pursue their learning and employment goals.

MCT is offered through the local Houlton/Hodgdon adult education program and provides high-quality, cost-effective and accessible pathways to success. Adults who are studying to earn high school degrees receive help in transitioning to college, and adults who have high school degrees receive preparatory support for college. Counseling, mentoring and support services are provided to enable these adults to successfully transition to college and earn degrees."   Maine Department of Education

 

Advanced Live Online & Zoom Instructor Training

$195

with U Got Class LERN, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Sep 6, 2022 , runs for 4 weeks

This class is distinctly online.

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.   

Welding (5 session course) - Mig, Stick or Tig

$139

with Adam Hartford, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Sep 12, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks
11 additional sessions through Oct 20, 2022

Join instructors David Tully (Wednesdays) and Adam Hartford (Thursdays) for instruction in Mig (metal inert gases), Stick (electric), or Tig (heliarc). Proper techniques and safety are stressed. This course may be considered a prepreparation for the Certified Welding Course (future course date TBD) limited spots for each type of welding. Please bring your own helmet and gloves.

QuickBooks Online Series
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QuickBooks Online Series

$199

with Scott Paxton, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

QuickBooks continues to be the dominant accounting software used by small and medium-sized businesses. Today more than ever, the cloud-based QuickBooks Online is quickly replacing desktop accounting software versions due to its accessibility and flexibility. This course series will teach you how to manage your business financials using QuickBooks Online.

The Introduction to QuickBooks Online course focuses on key features of QuickBooks Online, so you can gain hands-on experience creating invoices, receipts, and statements; track payables, inventory, and receivables; generating reports; and more.

The Intermediate QuickBooks Online course builds upon the skills learned in the Introduction to QuickBooks Online course. You will how to set up your accounts for different types of businesses, enter budgets, and how to track situations in which the owner uses or invests company funds.

Series bundles are not eligible for partial drops or refunds. Transfers to other open sessions of the same course are available. Please refer to your school for additional details regarding drops, transfers, and refunds on Series bundles.

 





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