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Certified Nurses Assistant - CNA
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Certified Nurses Assistant - CNA

$450

with Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

Calendar Current session started Jun 29, 2020

If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career in the medical field, this course will provide you with the skills and experiences to be Maine State Certified as a Nursing Assistant. This regional collaboration has allowed us to offer this course at a reduced cost! Skills will be taught in an interactive classroom setting, and a two-week clinical experience will follow. The course will focus on nursing theory and application, including basic anatomy, physiology, and clinical performance. The course will also introduce you to several employers within our region.

Prerequisites: students must successfully pass the CASAS testing and interview screening in order to be admitted to the program. Applicants are encouraged to job shadow a CNA before interviewing. Documentation of a recent medical physical, conducted and signed by a physician, is required before clinical. Students must produce evidence of the following vaccinations: Hep B1, MMR, Tetanus, Chicken Pox, TB and flu shot. Fee for background check is non-refundable.

New classes beginning frequently! Visit our website to add your name to the interest list or call, 207-657-9612, for more information.

CDL: Class B Course

$1,995

with Buddy Spaulding, Westbrook Adult Education

Calendar Jul 6, 2020

Gorham/Westbrook CTE Adult Education program is offering our next CDL-B class.

This course prepares students to succeed in meeting the Maine DMV class B driving requirements. This course consists classroom instruction, designed to prepare students for the state CDL written exam and one-on-one driving instruction, to prepare students for the state required road test.

We are offering this course with a summer discount.

Chemistry for College & Career Prep
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Chemistry for College & Career Prep

$120

with David Perkins, Kittery Adult Education

Calendar Jul 6, 2020 at 8:30 am, runs for 7 weeks

This 7 week course will dive into the most important concepts in chemistry needed to succeed in a college chemistry classroom. Everything from particle diagrams to stoichiometry will be covered as students gradually develop a particulate model of how matter behaves by observing and interpreting experimental evidence. The course is designed to make learning chemistry easy and offers students individualized instruction, a variety of learning mediums, simplified concepts and even virtual labs all in a remote setting. Start building the foundation you need to enter medical and science majors with confidence and tools to succeed.Dates are Mondays and Thursdays 8:30-10:00am July 6-Aug 20. 

Kittery and Marshwood Adult Education are partnering to offer our community members course opportunities for career preparation in Water and Waste Water Treatment Management, Medical Careers, Vet. Tech., and more.

To register for this class click this link: Chemistry for College and Career Prep

Comptia A+ Academy

Free

with Todd Narramore, York Adult Education

Calendar Current session started Jul 7, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 12 weeks

WHEN:

July 7 – August 20, 2020

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 9:00 am – 11:40 am (Online, livestreamed instruction)

Required Information, Orientation, and Testing

Sessions by appointment.

WHERE:

This is a live face to face on-line class. Instructors are from York Adult Education and York County Community College.

 

WHAT:

Knowledge and skill development in digital literacy andIT support: including hardware and software troubleshooting, operating systems, and communication and procedure.

RESULT:

Completion of the Academy results in the industry approved CompTIA® A+ certification and prepares you for employment as a computer user support specialist/help desk technician. Participants will receive 3 YCCC credits.

 

Prerequisites:

- Resident of Maine

- Ages 17-29

- Unemployed or underemployed

- Proof of authorization to work in the U.S.

- Testing/Assessments required

 

FREE to TechHire qualified enrollees.  Register here for more information. Please note: Register early in order to do intake and assessments before class begins.

Beginner Drone Flying

$159

with Col. Daniel LeClair, Windham/Raymond Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jul 11, 2020 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 currently working, or considering a career in, real estate, construction, transportation, 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: Must have a minimum of 8th grade English reading and writing 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

This will be a combined class with two (2) virtual on-line classes via Zoom then one (1) face-to-face flying day.

Saturdays, 7/11 & 7/18, 9am to 1pm, on-line classes
Saturday, 7/25, 9am to 1pm, Face-to-face fly day (rain/wind dates 7/26 or 8/1)
Fly day will be held on the Windham High School campus, Softball Field #1 located behind the tennis courts.

Students will be e-mailed invitations prior to each virtual on-line class which will provide them with the link for that days Zoom meeting.

We ask that all students bring their own drinks or snacks and to be advised that there may not be restroom facilities available on campus during this time.

We ask that participants bring a mask in the event it will be needed and observe all 6 foot social distancing guidelines.

Fee: $159

eDiscovery for Paralegals

$995

with Center for Legal Studies, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Aug 24, 2020 , runs for 7 weeks
1 additional session on Oct 19, 2020

Discount available through April 23!

When registering (before entering payment info) click the Promo Code link at the top of the registration box and enter "CLS April 150" and receive a $150 discount on the registration fee for this course!

This introductory 7-week course is for those entering the eDiscovery field, as well as professionals wanting to broaden their knowledge of the eDiscovery process. Course covers the entire eDiscovery process, from preparation, to collection, to review of Electronically Stored Information (ESI). Learners will progress through the basics of eDiscovery prep, best practices for ESI collection, and the review process. 

Books: $89

CERTIFICATE Accounting & Finance for Non-Financial Managers

$495

with U Got Class LERN, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 8, 2020 , runs for 12 weeks
1 additional session

Every successful person in the workplace utilizes financial information to aid effective decision making. The Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers explains the financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses and will provide practical techniques that will increase your effectiveness and career.    First, get a foundation to understand the seven steps in the accounting cycle and use financial information in decision making. Come away with the knowledge to analyze resource allocation and evaluate financial performance.   Then find out what you need to know about cash.  Cash is the non-financial manager who really makes a difference in the day-to-day cash activities. Discover how to maximize cash flow, learn the importance of cash and find out your role in cash flow success.   Finally, acquire advanced knowledge on the financial information that drives your organization. See how business reports are assessed and analyzed.  An understanding of this information will help you make smart decisions when it comes to budgeting, setting goals, and assessing performance within your own area of influenceLearn to use financial information in decision-making.

This includes three classes which may be taken individually or grouped as a certificate:

          Account & Finance for Non-Financial Managers 6/1-6/26;

               9/8-10/2;  $195

          Cash is King 7/6-7/31; 10/5-10/30; $195

          Financial Analysis & Planning 6/1-6/26; 8/3-8/28; 11/2-11/27;

                $195

For full details, see:  https://www.yougotclass.org/index.cfm/Sanford

SCAEcertificate

 

Instagram for Business

$195

with U Got Class LERN, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 8, 2020 , runs for 4 weeks

With over 100 million users, Instagram is a marketing gold mine. Discover ways to have your audience generate excellent content for you. Build your community while doing it. Learn how to make hashtags work for you, how to make and keep your followers happy and how a small input can cause exponential growth. We'll also explore Do's and Don'ts of Instagram to get you on the fast track to success. Make the most of Instagram and lead your business to unending exposure. An android or iOS device is needed to take full advantage of the exercises in this class.

For full details, see:  https://www.yougotclass.org/index.cfm/Sanford

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