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Medical Terminology
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Medical Terminology

$499

with Condensed Curriculum, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Calendar Feb 26, 2019 at 4:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This 20-hour medical terminology program is a comprehensive guide to identifying, analyzing, and understanding the basic word structure, root words, suffixes, and prefixes.  In addition, this program will provide instruction in the organization of the human body and the associated systems, major drug classifications, diagnostic tests and treatment procedures, medical abbreviations and symbols and common medical terms.  This program is intended to provide students with a well-rounded introduction to medical terminology enabling a student to better comprehend medical terms.

Outboard Basics

$125

with Scott Lord, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Jan 28, 2019 at 5 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Get to know how your outboard motor works. Classroom time will include an overview of 2 & 4 stroke gas powered motors; the engine and its components, and the electronic fuel injection system. Shop skills will include changing oil, draining the carburetor, and the basic maintenance schedule. Our workshop will provide the motors for instruction. If time allows, individual projects may be introduced with permission from the instructor.

Pharmacy Technician Certificate program w/PTCB national certification
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Pharmacy Technician Certificate program w/PTCB national certification

$1,850

with Academy of Medical Professions, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Calendar runs for 16 weeks

All Inclusive 14 week program. 

Work One-On-One with a Pharmacy Technician Trainer and entirely online with support from a Pharmacy Technician and Trainer.  The Pharmacy Technician is one of the fastest growing jobs in health care today.  In this course, you will learn everything from the role of the technician in the pharmacy setting, to the basic sciences at the core of pharmacy practice, to preparing for the PTCB exam.  You will learn complete drug information that includes proper name, spelling and pronunciation, drug class, generic and trade name, route of administration, dosage and more of hundreds of drugs.  You will be able to identify pills on sight with pill photos, gain a better understanding of how certain drugs work within the body with a concise review of relevant anatomy and physiology, and stay up to date with cutting-edge pharmacy practice with the latest information on new drugs, regulations, HIPAA guidelines and safety procedures.  You will be ready to pass your PTCB national certification included in cost. $1,850.00.

Phlebotomy Technician
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Phlebotomy Technician

$495

with Chris Connor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

Calendar Feb 28, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 10 weeks

We are now taking names for ourWinter/Spring 2019 classes. 

If you are interested in this class and would like to be put on our waitlist go to the "class" Phlebotomy Technician Interest Wait List for Spring 2019 to sign up. We have an extensive waitlist for this class already so the waitlist is not a guarantee of admisiion to the class.

If you have any questions, please call 627-4291 for more information. 

 

The phlebotomist is a vital member of the clinical laboratory team who obtains a patient’s blood specimens by venipuncture and micro collection for testing purposes. Phlebotomists are employed across the healthcare system. Classroom and lab work includes medical terminology, blood collection, procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. Learners must produce documentation of a recent medical physical examination conducted and signed by a physician, and the following vaccinations: Hepatitis B, MMR, Tetanus, Varicella, and TB. Class size is limited. 

Students are responsible for purchasing book for class- "Phlebotomy Essentials 6th Editiion" by Ruth McCall and Cathee Tankersley. 

*To enroll, call 207-627-4291 Ext. 21.

Phlebotomy Technician Interest Wait List-For Spring 2019

Free

with Chris Connor, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

We are now taking names for our Spring 2019 class wait list

Call our office @627-4291 or register here to be put on the waitlist.

Class starts 2/28/19.

By putting your name on this wait list it does not autmatically give you a spot in the class, but does give us your information to ensure we know you are interested. 

The phlebotomist is a vital member of the clinical laboratory team who obtains a patient’s blood specimens by venipuncture and micro collection for testing purposes. Phlebotomists are employed across the healthcare system. Classroom and lab work includes medical terminology, blood collection, procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. Learners must produce documentation of a recent medical physical examination conducted and signed by a physician, and the following vaccinations: Hepatitis B, MMR, Tetanus, Varicella, and TB. Class size is limited. 

Students are responsible for purchasing book for class- "Phlebotomy Essentials 6th Editiion" by Ruth McCall and Cathee Tankersley. 

*To enroll, call 207-627-4291 Ext. 21 or enroll for our wait list here

Plumbing Basics-March

$85

with Michael Kee, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Mar 12, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks

Join Master Plumber Mike Kee as he demonstrates how plumbing works in a home, discusses preventative maintenance and shows you how to tackle common problems and make simple repairs. He will show you how to install or repair faucets, repair a toilet, clear drain clogs, sweat a pipe, determine what type of piping and fittings to use for specific projects, and when to call a professional. The class will also cover student questions and topics.

 

QLP "1st Time" Certification 2019

$350

with Dan Jacobs, Pat Sirois Dave Libby, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Jan 29, 2019 at 6 pm

A 32 hour course of practical learning and field experience in Logger Safety, Efficient Production, and Environmental Stewardship from the State Implementation Committee of the SFI.

Beginning Tuesday, January 29, 2019 * 6pm-8pm

Come to this first meeting on the 29th - free of charge - to learn more about the program and decide if it is for you.

Houlton Higher Education Center in Houlton, Me. and the Region Two Forestry Natural Resource Center at So. Aroostook H.S.

Cost:  $350.00  -  Includes a final field skills interview and SFI/QLP certification.

FMI: Contact Otis Smith at 207-694-1698

 For more information about SFI, go to   

http://www.sfiprogram.org/about-us/

 

 

Real Estate Agent Course
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Real Estate Agent Course

$450

with Walter Boomsma, RSU 19 Adult Education

Calendar Next session starts Mar 13, 2019 at 5:30 pm

It's time to pursue a career in real estate and you need a real estate license to get started. What's the quickest route to reach your goal? The Sales Agent Course via the Fast Track format. You study on your own and join an instructor and fellow students in the classroom for four action-packed workshops. Combine the best of both worlds -- self-study and group learning -- to complete the 55-hour pre-license course. Course provider is The Real Estate Learning Group and the scheduled instructor is Walter Boomsma. Deadline for registering is February 27, 2019. You must register directly with the approved course provider, The Real Estate Learning Group at http://bit.ly/SalesAgentCourseRSU19. Note that 100% attendance is required at the workshops on four consecutive Wednesdays (March 13, March 20, March 27 and April 3 from 5:30 until 9 pm), plus a final exam on Wednesday, April 10 from 5:30 until 7:30 pm.

Walter Boomsma

Workshop 1:  Wed., Mar. 13, 5:30 - 9 p.m.

Workshop 2:  Wed., Mar. 20, 5:30 - 9 p.m.

Workshop 3:  Wed., Mar. 27, 5:30 - 9 p.m.

Workshop 4:  Wed., Apr. 3, 5:30 - 9 p.m.

Final Exam:  Wed., Apr. 10, 5:30 - 8 p.m.





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