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 Pharmacy Technician Certificate program with PTCB National Certification
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Pharmacy Technician Certificate program with PTCB National Certification

$1,850

with Academy of Medical Professions, Gorham Adult Education

Calendar runs for 14 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.

For more information contact the Academy of Medical Professions, Inc.  All materials included in fee including National Certification Exam fee.  TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL The Academy of Medical Professions, Inc 866-516-8274 or  721-0714 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com  

Information Night will be held on Tuesday, September 17 at 6:00pm.Call toll free 1.866.516.8274 for more information.

A to Z Grant Writing ONLINE
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A to Z Grant Writing ONLINE

$115

with _ed2go _ed2go, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar runs for 52 weeks

A to Z Grant Writing ONLINE 

A to Z Grant Writing is an invigorating and informative course that will equip you with the skills and tools you need to enter the exciting field of grant writing!  You'll learn how to raise needed funds by discovering how and where to look for potential funders who are a good match for your organization.  You'll also learn how to network and develop true partnerships with a variety of funders, how to organize a successful grant-writing campaign, and how to put together a complete proposal package. 

This course speaks mainly to nonprofit organizations, schools, religious institutions, and municipalities seeking grants from foundation, corporate, government, and individual donors.  It's also an excellent primer for individuals wishing to become grant-writing consultants or community grant-writing volunteers. 

Many of this course's elements also easily translate to the for-profit field and to individual artists, and material specifically designed for businesses and individuals is included.  No matter who you are or what level of experience you have, you'll find the A to Z of writing and submitting successful proposals here!

 To register, go to: http://www.ed2go.com/pvaec/online-courses/grant-writing-a-to-z?tab=detail

 

 

 

Accounting Fundamentals II  ONLINE
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Accounting Fundamentals II ONLINE

$115

with _ed2go _ed2go, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar runs for 52 weeks

While it is true that accounting professionals are scarce, those with corporate accounting experience are even more rare. This course will build on the knowledge you gained in Charlene Messier's online Accounting Fundamentals course (or another introductory accounting course) to provide you with a solid understanding of corporate accounting practices. In Accounting Fundamentals II, you'll explore such topics as special journals, uncollectible accounts receivable, plant assets, depreciation, notes and interest, accrued revenue and expenses, dividends, retained earnings, and various financial reports for corporations. If you're interested in increasing your financial awareness and accountability while also gaining a marketable skill, this is the course for you.

 

To register, go to: http://www.ed2go.com/pvaec/online-courses/accounting-fundamentals-2?tab=detail

 

 

Administrative Assistant Fundamentals ONLINE
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Administrative Assistant Fundamentals ONLINE

$115

with _ed2go _ed2go, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar runs for 52 weeks

Rapid growth in the health, legal services, data processing, management, public relations, and other industries have created many new job opportunities for administrative assistants. This course will help you discover and master the essentials of managerial and staff support, information and records management, communications technology, travel and meeting coordination, space planning, and office ergonomics. You'll become an indispensable member of your team by identifying opportunities and implementing solutions to turn your office into a high productivity machine.This course and its follow up (Administrative Assistant Applications)may help you prepare for the internationally-recognized Certified Administrative Professional® (CAP®) exam offered by the International Association of Administrative Professionals® (IAAP®).Note: This course is not affiliated with, nor has it been endorsed by, the International Association of Administrative Professionals® (IAAP®).

To register, go to: http://www.ed2go.com/pvaec/online-courses/administrative-assistant-fundamentals?tab=detail

 

 

Adult Learning Center

Free

with Five Town Adult Ed Staff, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 9, 2019 at 8:30 am, runs for 43 weeks

The Learning Center is open to all adults in need of academic instruction and guidance. Hours vary by day, and we will try to meet you on your schedule. Our staff provides individualized instruction in the areas of:

  • High School Equivalency
  • HiSET Prep
  • Accuplacer Prep
  • Math and ELA instruction to prepare you for college-level coursework
  • Workforce credential or certification tutoring and prep
  • General English and math tutoring
  • College and Career advising

All services at the Learning Center are FREE of charge. If you or anyone you know could use any of these services, please contact us.

Basic First Aid Training Class TBA

$45

with PAUL STEWART, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Register for a course designed to certify or re-certify in this approved course from the American Safety & Health Institute.

Basic Small Engine Repair

$79

with John Drogosek, Maranacook Adult Education

Calendar Sep 17, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This course focuses on the fundamentals of what it takes to get an engine to run. With a combination of classroom and shop time, we will explore various small engine problems and the methods used to make repairs. Projects from home are always welcome!

Instructor: John Drogosek

6 Tuesdays, 6-8:00 pm

Begins: September 17, 2019

Location: MCHS

Registration: $79

Full Course

Beginner Drone Flying

$159

with Daniel LeClair, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Oct 19, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 3 weeks

This 15-hour course is designed for anyone using or looking to use drones. We cover the operation of various models, hands-on flight practice, uses and applications across industries, FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) regulations, operational risks, insurance, career opportunities and much more. If you are in, or thinking about, real estate, construction, highways, agriculture, insurance, public safety, photography, media, inspection, etc. or want to start a business, you’ll learn how your industry can be transformed in new, cost-effective ways. We will discuss how the citizens of Maine are using these unmanned aircraft in their businesses and how best you can employ drones in your business or start a new one. Prerequisites: Ability to read and write the English language to at least the eighth-grade level, and comfortable using a computer and internet browser. 

NOTE: Class times include a working lunch. Please come prepared with a bagged lunch, snacks and drinks. Microwave and fridge are available for use.

 Instructor: Col. Daniel Leclair

Saturday, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 9AM - 2PM for 3 sessions

Location: WRAE Learning Center

Fee: $159

Col. Daniel Leclair, M.Ed., ATP, USAF Aux. holds an FAA Airline Transport Pilot Certificate and is an FAA Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems Remote Pilot. He is the director of Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Education & Research at UMA.

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