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How to Join a Zoom Meeting
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How to Join a Zoom Meeting

Free
Calendar Jul 30, 2020

Click this link to a video that explains how to join a Zoom Meeting. This assumes you've downloaded the Zoom app or client to your device AND that you've received an invitation to a Zoom meeting.  You can always visit this website for further information. There is no registration through adult ed to access this information. Just click on the colored links above.

Behavior Health Professional Certification Training

$25

Our community is looking for individuals who want to make a difference in a child’s life.

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

As an integral part of the child’s treatment team, a Certified Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) has the opportunity to make an immediate impact while helping a child grow and develop to their full potential.

We are excited to connect our community with Woodfords Family Service for this wonderful ONLINE training program. The online training will equip you to successfully help children who are currently on a wait list for services. The training will prepare you for employment through local social services agencies. The program can be started at any time and finished at your own pace.

You will complete 12 online modules then two 4-hour live sessions. Once the modules are completed, you will receive free online blood borne pathogen training and virtual First Aid & CPR training if you do not already possess those certifications. The entire training requirements will take about 45 hours. This class is self-paced but must be completed by April 15, 2021.

Any individual who will be 18 years of age or older upon completion of the course may register. A basic informational intake and reading assessment are required with the Director of MDI Adult Ed: 288-4703, mdiae@mdirss.org. We will contact you for an appointment upon receipt of your registration.

The administration fee of $25.

See Blended Learning Curriculum at Woodfords Family Service for more information.

 

Quickbooks Classes
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Quickbooks Classes

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with ed2go Online

Ed2go offers a wide variety of 6-week, online classes. Most classes are $149 and are self-paced. This link takes you to their Quickbooks class options where you will register and pay. (This is not an MDI Adult Ed class.)

Improve your job prospects with a certificate that employers will recognize.

QuickBooks is the top accounting software for small- and mid-sized businesses, and it's easy to see why. It's economical, yet powerful; it's easy to use, yet customizable, with lots of useful functions for those who know where to look. When you enroll in a QuickBooks program, you gain bookkeeping and accounting skills that will increase your marketability and help you stay a step ahead in this fast-paced field. Plus, with ed2go's convenient online format, you can learn QuickBooks at home on your personal computer. Our comprehensive course will teach you bookkeeping and accounting concepts so you can master every aspect of the QuickBooks accounting software. Learn how to solve common QuickBooks problems and use more advanced features that will help you streamline your work and get results. From depreciation and payroll, to accounts payable and receivable, inventory, and reporting, you can be confident you'll have all the skills you need to work as a bookkeeper, clerk, or accountant. Add QuickBooks Pro to your resume and start down the path to small business success.

Start a Business
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Start a Business

Free

with Sarah Joy Chaples

New Ventures Maine can help you with your business!

Usually we hold some of these classes in-person at adult ed but this year they are all online.

New Ventures Maine (NVME) can help you:

Research your idea-can you do it? Is it worth it? Can it bring the necessary rewards?

Get organized and put a plan together.

Turn your dream into reality.

Core classes include:

Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrepreneurs

Business Basics

Introduction to Self-Employment

Other resources include:

FDA matched savings for business

A three-step guide to planning a business

The Maine SBDC for business counseling and assistance

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

Website Design Classes
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Website Design Classes

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available

with ed2go Online

Ed2go offers a wide variety of 6-week, online classes. Most classes are $149 and are self-paced. This link takes you to their Quickbooks class options where you will register and pay. (This is not an MDI Adult Ed class.)

Improve your job prospects with a certificate that employers will recognize.

Your favorite designs are dynamic. When you draw a new concept, you imagine it moving across and screen or contributing to an online experience. Static images aren't enough. With a career in web design, you'll bring your innovation and energy to work with you every day. But how do you get into this fast-paced and competitive field? Start with the experience and knowledge you'll get with web design courses from ed2go. Our classes give you hands-on experience with design tools, including Photoshop, Animate, and Dreamweaver. Plus, ed2go web design training is available online with flexible scheduling that adapts to your life, wherever it takes you. You may be a complete newcomer to design, a seasoned professional taking your skills to the next level, or a hobby designer looking to turn your artistic background into new opportunities. Specializing in web design complements any arts background, from graphic design to animation game development. Work with the many moving parts of a website, and learn how to build an engaging and visually interesting online experience for future clients and their customers.





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