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Mt. Desert Island Adult & Community Education



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Certified Nursing Assistant: Interest List

Free
Calendar Jul 1, 2022

Adult Ed programs in Hancock County offer  Certified Nursing Assistant courses that meet the State requirement of 180 hours (110 hours of classroom/lab and 70 hours of clinical experience) and, if needed, six hours of CPR instruction. Clinicals are held at area healthcare facilities. Upon successful completion of this course, passing the State CNA exam and successful acceptance to the State Registry, you will be a state-certified CNA. The class cost tends to be about $1500. If you are interested in learning when and where the next class is, please register on this "INTEREST ONLY" list. We hope to start a class in October 2021.

Behavior Health Professional Certification Training

$25
Calendar Aug 1, 2022

Rolling Admissions:

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 to this wonderful ONLINE training program. The online training will equip you to help children who are receiving Behavior Health 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 3 4-hour live sessions, including the new ethics and boundaries training. 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. Registration is ongoing till June 30, 2022.

Any individual who will be 18 years of age or older upon completion of the course may register.

The administration fee of $25. Sign up here to get started!

 

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

 

 

Windows Basics - Drives, Folders, File Management, Search - Session 1

$29

with Val Landry

Calendar Sep 8, 2022 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

This is live online using ZOOM.

Learn how to manage all of your documents. Drives, Folders and Files will be covered. File Management – [Copying, Moving, Renaming, Deleting and Searching]. How to use a “Flash Drive”, Windows Explorer, Windows Desktop and Shortcuts. 

iPad Basics

Free

with NDEC Staff

Calendar Sep 13, 2022 at 9:30 am, runs for 1 week

This course covers the basics of how to use Apple’s popular iPad. This class starts with the basics of how to log on using multiple methods from passcode to touch id to face recognition technology. Apple’s iCloud service will be discussed as the benefits of this service help secure your data as well as allow your data to be used across multiple Apple devices. The App Store will be covered as a way to find additional applications that may meet your varied interest and needs.

This class runs three consecutive days.

 

Bring your full charged iPad or iPhone.

Quickbooks Online Version Session 1

$59

with Val Landry

Calendar Sep 15, 2022 at 8:30 am, runs for 3 weeks

 This is live online using ZOOM. ONLINE VERSION.

During the 3 sessions you will learn how to create a new company, set up preferences, explore and customize the dashboard, record transactions, customize lists, create recurring transactions, prepare estimates, and reports.  For this workshop you can sign up for a year of QB online at no cost by using a school email account.  This will be arranged by the program.

Email Basics

Free

with NDEC Staff

Calendar Oct 3, 2022 at 1:30 pm, runs for 1 week

This is an in-person, on-site class. Your host will make sure you have access to the instructor on Zoom.

Learn the basics of using email with this interactive class. We will look at navigating, composing, replying, working with attachments and more, with hands-on class participation.

Masking for this class is highly encouraged.

Quickbooks Desktop Version - Session 1

$59

with Val Landry

Calendar Oct 6, 2022 at 8:30 am, runs for 3 weeks

This is live online using ZOOM. Desktop Verion.

During the 3 sessions you will learn how to create a new company, set up preferences, explore and customize the dashboard, record transactions, customize lists, create recurring transactions, prepare estimates, reports, and create/edit lists. For this workshop you can sign up for a year of QB online at no cost by using a school email account.  This will be arranged by the program.

Windows Basics - Drives, Folders, File Management, Search - Session 2

$29

with Val Landry

Calendar Oct 12, 2022 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

This is live online using ZOOM.

Learn how to manage all of your documents. Drives, Folders and Files will be covered. File Management – [Copying, Moving, Renaming, Deleting and Searching]. How to use a “Flash Drive”, Windows Explorer, Windows Desktop and Shortcuts. 





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