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Behavior Health Professional Training

Free

with Woodfords Services

Calendar Current session started Jan 10, 2023

Children’s Behavioral Health Services is vital to Maine’s children with Intellectual Disabilities, Autism, and Mental Health Disorders and their families. The need in our area is great!

We are excited to connect our adult education community with this wonderful ONLINE training program. This online training is Free. The training will prepare you for employment through local social services agencies and the school districts.  

The program can be started at any time and finished at your own pace. You will complete 12 online modules then 3, 4-hour live sessions, including the new ethics and boundaries training. 

Once the modules are completed, participants that do not already possess CPR certification will be required to complete either in-person or blended Child & Adult CPR/FA training. You can take CPR through Adult Education or Woodfords Services. 

The entire training requirements will take about 45 hours. Any individual who will be 18 years of age or older and have a high school diploma or equivalency upon completion of the course may register.

NorthStar Digital Literacy Micro Credentials

$70

with Marci Dionne

Calendar Current session started Jan 10, 2023

Earn certificates in the areas that are important to you for daily life, employment, or higher education. Choose the lessons and assessments you want to learn: basic computer skills, internet basics, Windows 10, Microsoft Word Office 2016, Excel, Mac OS, Using Email, Google Docs, PowerPoint, Your Digital Footprint, Supporting K-12 Learning, and/or Information Literacy.

Free to eligible adult education students or $70.00

Rise Up Retail Credential

Free

with National Retail Federation

Calendar Current session started Jan 10, 2023

These 4 retail certifications designed by the National Retail Federation are offered in a blended learning format using an online platform and retail professionals. These courses offer career opportunities in partnership with Kittery Trading Post and other retailers who will pay for their employees to take the training. Eligible adult education students can take one r all four courses for free.

Choose from:

• Retail Fundamentals

• Customer Service and Sales

• Business of Retail: Operations and Profit

• Warehouse Inventory and Logistics

Open enrollment, sign up on the website or call for more information

Test Prep: Bus Drivers; ASVAB, Accuplacer

Free

with Rita Pender

Calendar Current session started Jan 10, 2023

Adult Education is excited to offer certified teachers and tutors to assist you with test preparation. You will learn:

• Tips for taking any standardized test

• How to organize study information

• Skimming and scanning text or information

• How to read diagrams, charts, and tables

• Finding practice tests online

• Where to find technical support

IC3: Digital Literacy Certification
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IC3: Digital Literacy Certification

$70

with Christopher Blackington

Calendar Current session started Mar 7, 2023 at 6 pm

Earn stackable computer certifications. This is the second course in the technology career pathway. You must pass the North Star assessments as a prerequisite. An IC3 Digital Literacy Certification demonstrates that you have mastered important computer literacy knowledge and skills. You can earn separate certifications for basic, intermediate, and advanced levels. The advanced level certification has the potential to earn college credit.

Free to eligible adult education students or $70 for non-student community members.

Adult & Pediatric CPR/ First Aid/AED
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Adult & Pediatric CPR/ First Aid/AED

$130

with Brian Senesac

Calendar Next session starts Apr 12, 2023 at 6 pm

This course, which meets OSHA/ workplace requirements, will prepare you to recognize and care for a variety of first aid, breathing, and cardiac emergencies involving adults, children, and infants. You will learn to care for first aid emergencies such as: burns, cuts, scrapes, sudden illness, head, neck, back injuries, and heat and cold emergencies.

Students who successfully complete this course will receive an American Red Cross Certificate for Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED valid for two years. This is a blended online/in-person course.

Bookkeeping Certificate
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Bookkeeping Certificate

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with LERN Online

Register online at UGotClass: Register here!

How do you manage the finances of a business? Whether you are an entrepreneur, running a family business, or just looking to advance your career and add to your skill set, this Bookkeeping Certificate will provide you with the knowledge needed to measure, and manage, the financial health of your business. This program focuses on cash basis accounting.

No one will care more about the financial health of your business than you! It’s imperative that you understand how the process works and are able to complete the accounting cycle accurately and in a timely fashion. Even if you plan to outsource your bookkeeping needs, you should still understand how the process works. No one should be clueless when it comes to the finances of their business.

The Bookkeeping Certificate courses must be taken in the below order (the classes build off each other):

1. Understanding Debits and Credits

2. General Ledger and Month End Procedures

3. Closing Procedures and Financial Statements

Register for the entire certificate or take one course at a time! 

CEUs/ILUs: 4.8

Length (in hours): 48

Price in USD $495.00

Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers
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Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers

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available

with LERN Online

Register online at UGotClass: Register here!

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 influence.

Register for the entire certificate or take one course at a time! 

CEUs/ILUs: 4.8

Length (in hours): 48

Price in USD $495.00





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