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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Program - CCMA
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 (additional fee). Course Contact Hours: 140 hours + Clinical Externship: 160 hours
Certified Dental Assistant
with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative
Become a Dental Assistant (ICE and RHS certified), 10-15 week National Certificate program in one of the most high-demand careers. This program is designed to teach all aspects of dental assisting and provide you the skills you need to work in this field and pass the boards exams. This program is taught by a Certified Dental Assistant which includes an opportunity for internships, and includes all books and certifications. Payment plans available.
To register call 1-866-516-8274, or go to: http://www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com/dentalassistant.asp
Certified Group Exercise & Personal Trainer
with Academy of Medical Professions, Gorham Adult Education
FREE Information Night will be held on Wednesday, February 6th at 6pm FMI: Please contact Academy of Medical Professions at 1-866-516-8274. Payment plans are available.
Looking for a new career? Interested in changing lives of those around you? How about a part-time career or to get paid to work out? This program is designed to teach you everything you need to know to enter the health and fitness field as a group fitness instructor and/or personal trainer. Our trainers are highly recognized in this field, with more than 20 years experience, and will provide you hands-on training to pass the national tests through AFAA. The program is all-inclusive. You may choose to complete both group fitness and personal training, or take one or the other. Lectures are once a week for 10 or 20 weeks. $1,500 or $3,000 for both. All materials included in fee including National Certification Exams. TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL The Academy of Medical Professions. 866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com
Certified Group Fitness and Personal Trainer
with Academy of Medical Professions, Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education
Looking for a new career? Interested in changing lives of those around you? How about a part-time career or to get paid to work out? This program is designed to teach you everything you need to know to enter the health and fitness field as a group fitness instructor and/or personal trainer. Our trainers are highly recognized in this field, with more than 20 years experience, and will provide you hands-on training to pass the national tests through AFAA. The program is all-inclusive and will include AED, First Aid and CPR certifications as well. You may choose to complete both group fitness and personal training, or take one or the other. Lectures are once a week for 10 or 20 weeks. $1,500 or $3,000 for both. All materials included in fee including National Certification Exams. TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL The Academy of Medical Professions. 866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com
Certified Nurses Assistant - CNA
If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career in the medical field, this course will provide you with the skills and experience to be Maine State Certified as a Nursing Assistant. The course includes 110 hours of classroom instruction plus 70 hours of clinical practice at local health care facilities. Requirements include reading test, interview session, physical within last year, immunization records, and willingness to dedicate your time to this challenging curriculum.
Call our office at 657-9612 for start dates and locations!
Certified Nursing Assistant Spring 2019
with Sue Duplisea, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative
Our CNA Start Date has been pushed back to Monday, July 8, 2019. It's not too early to sign up though, to lock in your seat in the class. Space is limited.
Class will run on Monday and Wednesday evenings with some clinicals being held on Saturdays and Sundays.
CNAs are caregivers who provide patients assistance with activities of daily living and basic needs. They also help patients feel safe and comfortable throughout their hospital stay. These direct caregivers spend most of their time assisting patients and listening to their concerns. The State of Maine approved CNA course includes classroom work, skills labs, and clinical experience. This is an Integrated Education Training (IET) course which means that a certain number of hours will be spent on improving key health care soft skills: job searching, mock interviews, communication, customer focus, medical math, technology, and more. Candidates must present either a high school diploma, or HiSET/GED. Enrollment is limited to 10. The admission process includes enrollment into our Career Readiness Program, a criminal background check, placement testing, and a series of meetings with PVAEC staff. A non-refundable application fee of $50 is required. The cost of the class is $1,150, which includes tuition, textbook, background check, and state exam.
Payment plans and financial assistance may be available to those who qualify. For more information, or to enroll in this program, please contact PVAEC Academic Advisor, Eve Salley at 564-5884.
Certified Nursing Assistant • ONLY $400!
This program runs for 15 weeks!
Regional Program Tues & Wed February 5th 4-8:30pm
Genesis Healthcare Partnership Thurs & Fri March 7th 11am-5pm
Fridays: 6 a.m. -2 p.m.
Call 225-1010 to learn more!
Seeking a challenging and rewarding career in the medical field? This course provides you with the skills and experiences to become a Maine State Certified Nursing Assistant. A regional collaboration of Androscoggin County Adult Education programs has allowed us to offer this course at a reduced cost.
Skills will be introduced in an interactive classroom setting with a 2-week clinical experience to follow. Focus is on nursing theory and application, basic anatomy, physiology. and clinical performance. An introduction to several employers within our region is a plus! Only completed applications can be considered - Enroll now!
Prerequisites: Students must successfully pass the CASAS testing and interview screening in order to be admitted to the program. Documentation of a recent 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.
CNA:Certified Nursing Assistant Info Fall 2019
with Delcia Allain, York Adult & Community Education
Looking for a career in the medical field caring for people? Our instructors ensure that each person not only understands the content but can personally care for people as if they were family. Earn-as-you-learn or pay for your course options ($1200). Next Session begins Sept. 3, 2019 Call 363-7922 to schedule the required pre-assessment, orientation and interview. Register to get more information.