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CCMA Interest

Free

with Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Jul 1, 2019

For more information about our Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Program, please register here and we will contact you!

140 Classroom Hours w/ a Clinical Externship

For students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare. This program trains students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, technical aspects of phlebotomy and the cardiac life cycle. Includes hands on labs and a clinical extern- ship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. Note: Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.

Course Contact Hours: 140 hours + Clinical Externship

Student Tuition: $2,599 (Textbooks included - Board exam is an additional fee)

Clinical Externship Hours: 160 hours

How to Write a Great Resume

Free

with Diane Ross, York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Aug 1, 2019
1 additional session on Mar 2, 2020

Whether you have never written a résumé, or just need to update one, this course will teach you the best ways to present your experience, skills and career goals. In this challenging employment market, your résumé must reflect your skills in ways that will ensure that you will be contacted for an interview. Sign up here and Diane will contact you to set up a time to meet.

Individualized Career Counseling

Free

with Diane Ross, York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Aug 1, 2019
1 additional session on Mar 2, 2020

Looking for guidance in order to find your path to a career? Planning a career change? Diane can help! Sign up here and Diane will contact you to set up a meeting.

ed2go:  Online Courses
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ed2go: Online Courses

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with Lawrence Adult Education

Calendar Aug 5, 2019

Online Learning at Ed2Go!

Welcome to online learning! Our instructor-facilitated online courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive. Our instructors are famous for their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners.Most courses run for six weeks (with a ten-day grace period at the end).

Courses are project-oriented and include lessons, quizzes, hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links, and more. You can complete any of these courses entirely from your home or office and at any time of the day or night.

Courses start at $99!!

START DATES:  New course sessions begin every six weeks.

Please visit our Online Instruction Center to see exact start dates for the courses that interest you.

REQUIREMENTS:  All courses require Internet access, E-mail, Microsoft Internet Explorer, or Firefox web browsers. Some courses may have additional requirements. Please visit our Online Instruction Center for more information.

HOW TO GET STARTED: 

Visit our Online Instruction Center: 

www.ed2go.com/sad49

Click the COURSES link, choose the department and course title you are interested in and select the ENROLL NOW button.

Follow the instructions to enroll and pay for your course. Here you will enter your e-mail and choose a password that will grant you access to the Classroom.

When your course starts, return to our Online Instruction Center and click  the CLASSROOM link. To begin your studies, simply log in with your e-mail and password you selected during enrollment.

Top Courses:

  1. Accounting Fundamentals
  2. Speed Spanish
  3. A to Z Grant Writing
  4. Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2016
  5. Introduction to SQL
  6. Grammar Refresher
  7. Project Management Fundamentals
  8. Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach
  9. Discover Sign Language
  10. Accounting Fundamentals II
  11. Introduction to Python 3 Programming
  12. Introduction to QuickBooks Online
  13. GRE Preparation - Part 1 (Verbal and Analytical)
  14. Advanced Microsoft Excel 2016
  15. Human Anatomy and Physiology
  16. Explore a Career in Medical Coding
  17. Stocks, Bonds, and Investing: Oh, My!
  18. Introduction to Interior Design
  19. Writing Essentials
  20. Effective Business Writing
  21. Spanish for Medical Professionals
  22. Computer Skills for the Workplace
  23. Administrative Assistant Fundamentals
  24. Creating WordPress Websites
  25. Solving Classroom Discipline Problems
  26. Speed Spanish II
  27. Real Estate Investing
  28. Project Mgmt Professional (PMP) Prep I
  29. GRE Preparation - Part 2 (Quantitative)
  30. Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016
  31. Certificate in Food, Nutrition, and Health
  32. Drawing for the Absolute Beginner
  33. Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2019/Office
  34. Fundamentals of Supervision and Management
  35. Intermediate SQL
  36. Keyboarding
  37. Secrets of Better Photography
  38. Using Social Media in Business
  39. Beginning Conversational French
  40. Leadership
  41. Become a Veterinary Assistant
  42. Personal Finance
  43. Basic CompTIA A+ Certification Prep
  44. Achieving Success with Difficult People
  45. Creating Web Pages
  46. Explore a Career as an Administrative Medical Assistant
  47. Introduction to Java Programming
  48. Keys to Effective Communication
  49. Mastering Your Digital SLR Camera
The Waterville Public Library Business, Career, & Creativity Center
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The Waterville Public Library Business, Career, & Creativity Center

Free

with Tammy Rabideau, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Aug 5, 2019

Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education continues to collaborate with the Waterville Public Library Business, Career, & Creativity Center to offer an array of programs for area residents who need assistance with career and job searching, including the technology skills that are needed in today’s world.

• Job Search Lab

The Job Search Lab is for job seekers of all backgrounds. You can get ideas to improve your job search, work on your resume/cover letter, and learn about education and training options available in our area. No appointment necessary just drop-in!  Staffed by Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education, Augusta CareerCenter, and New Ventures Maine.  Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. 

• Job Search Navigator

Schedule an appointment to meet with Dana Hamilton, Employment/Resource Navigator with Kennebec Valley Community Action Program. Dana is available to help job seekers navigate job search tools and other resources in the Waterville region that can aid in your ability to get a job or improve your self-sufficiency. Call the Library at 207.680.2603 or stop by the Information Services Desk to schedule an appointment to meet with Dana on a Tuesday. Weekly.  Appointment required. 

• Job Seeking Assistance for Veterans

Veterans of the US military can get one to one assistance with job search activities, resume writing, and interviewing skills at the Waterville Public Library. This service is available via the Maine Department of Labor’s Maine CareerCenter system. Veterans should call 207-624-5120 and request to speak with a Veterans specialist. Weekly. Appointment required.

• Job Seeker Workshops

The Library regularly offers job seeker workshops on topics such as how to write a resume and cover letter, how to prepare for a job fair, career planning, interviewing, networking, looking for work with a criminal history, and more. Consult the watervillelibrary.org web site for exact dates and topics. Registration usually requested. 

• Essentials of College Planning Information Session

This interactive workshop touches on the four steps in the college process:  admissions, financial aid, career and study skills. Register for a workshop at meoc.maine.edu/schedule.php or by calling 1-800-281-3703.  Monthly. Registration required.

• Job Corps Information Session

Job Corps is a FREE residential vocational training program for eligible youth ages 16-24. Training is available in the construction, medical, hospitality, and administrative fields. Job Corps also offers training in employability skills and life skills. To learn more about Job Corps, call Cathy Gavett at 207-621-2350.

The Waterville Public Library also hosts or supports:

* Computing Lab of 14 computers (available: Monday - Thursday, 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.; Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Saturday, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.) 

* Faxing, scanning, and printing services

* Job Fairs

* Employer Recruiting Events

* Computer Workshops

** PechaKucha Night Waterville

     v33 Thursday, Oct. 3.

Please visit the Waterville Public Library web site watervillelibrary.org or Facebook page facebook.com/wplbcc for updates.

Contact Tammy Rabideau, Director, Waterville Public Library, 73 Elm Street, Waterville, ME

at librarian@watervillelibrary.org or 207-680-2611 for more information.

Workforce Skills
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Workforce Skills

$50

with Suzette Moulton, RSU16 Adult Education

Calendar Aug 28, 2019

Are you looking for a new job, a first job, or ready to explore a different field entirely? We can help by guiding you through job search strategies, interview skills, resume writing, career aptitude and interest assessments - even your college search!  Please call for an appointment with our Career & College Advisor at 345-3217.  Registration:  6-week session $50.  Free to unemployed residents.

Business Skills

$50

with Suzette Moulton, RSU16 Adult Education

Calendar Aug 28, 2019 at 9 am

Job searching? Let’s sharpen your job-related skills! Do you need to create or update your resume, create an email account, learn Microsoft Office basics, or refine your existing skills? Our Career Advisor, Suzette, will work one-on-one with you over six sessions to meet your career-focused computer needs. Work on creating documents appropriate for the workplace and/or the basics of sending and receiving email messages as well as opening and attaching files. Call for more information or to set up a schedule. Registration: 6-week session, $50.

Career and Job Search Guidance

$50

with Suzette Moulton, RSU16 Adult Education

Calendar Aug 28, 2019 at 9 am

Not reaching your potential?  Unhappy with your current job?  Find career options that would be a good fit for your goals and lifestyle!  Our Advisor will guide you through job search strategies and interview skills after helping you to research your interests and aptitudes.  Please call 345-3217 for an appointment with our Career & College Advisor. Registration: $50. Free to unemployed residents.





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