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Adult Education Diploma
with Timothy McKim
Need only a few credits to complete your high school diploma? Through an online learning program as well as face-to-face tutoring, you can work at your own pace through step-by-step lessons while working with a teacher on a weekly basis to earn those lingering credits. Special focus and attention will be on your college and career interests. We even have a survey course you can take to explore a career option!
Rolling admissions. Call for an intake appointment anytime.
Please call our office for your first informational appointment. 288-4703.
Dance: Country (Texas) Two-Step for Beginners
with Sheri Kean
With roots from Swing dancing, Country 2 Step is the most popular country dance style in partner dancing. Very easy for beginners to learn. Dance experience is not necessary.
Partner is suggested, but not required.Dance shoes are strongly suggested or Western boots/shoes with leather soles.
Dance: Learn Line Dancing!
with Sheri Kean
As the name describes, dancers stand in a line(s), side by side, for this style of dance. Types of music will include: Pop, Swing, Rock n’ Roll, Disco, Latin, Blues, Jazz, and a little Country. It’s fun and is sure to make you smile! Dance experience and partner are not necessary. Dance shoes or shoes with suede bottoms are strongly suggested.
DROP-INS Welcome: $10 per class. Please register when you come to class.
Diploma Completion: HiSET
with Timothy McKim
If you didn't finish high school, you know that your job choices can be limited. Even with talent and drive, the lack of a high school diploma can limit your opportunities. Increase your lifelong earnings by earning your high school credential.
The HiSET® exam has replaced the GED as Maine’s High School equivalency assessment. If you are an adult without a high school diploma, the HiSET® could be your route to improved career prospects, a college education, and increased earnings potential. To earn a HiSET® credential, you are required to successfully pass five exams in the areas of Reading, Writing, Math, Social Studies, and Science. HiSET®exam preparation and testing are free to Maine residents.
Please call our office for your first informational appointment. 288-4703. Rolling admissions, year round.
Estate Planning Basics: What You Should Know to Put Your Affairs In Order
with Tim Stanley
Estate planning is the process by which we consider the transfer of wealth or other assets in order to meet a specific goal. Some common estate planning goals include protection of a spouse or disabled child, tax savings, disability planning and business succession planning, among others. Part of the planning process is assembling the appropriate documents that can help you to achieve your goals. This class will explore some of the issues and goals that commonly lead people to think about estate planning, as well as the probate process, trusts, wills, and other strategies that can be used to achieve estate planning goals.
Healthy at Home Info Session
with Heather Lewis
Taking care of an elderly parent or spouse? Recovering at home from surgery or illness? Need to borrow medical equipment? Mount Desert Nursing Association (MDNA) invites you to attend a free informational session. Come learn about what their services are and how you can use or share them with your loved ones, friends or neighbors. Through their direct services, MDNA’s goal is to help residents achieve and or maintain the best possible health, stay in their homes for as long as possible and support the best quality of life possible for each person. As MDI’s only local home health agency, they have information to share!
This session contains the same material as the October 1 session.
with Lisa Parkin
The Heartsaver CPR AED course combines basic CPR skills training with instruction and practice in using an AED.This is an American Heart Association Course and is intended for:· Individuals who have a duty to respond to a cardiac emergency because of job requirements.· Lay rescuers who may need to respond to an emergency in the workplace· Family members of patients at high risk for sudden cardiac death. This course covers: Adult CPR AED with and without a mask· Adult choking· Child CPR/AED (optional module)· Infant CPR (optional module)· Child and infant choking.Students must pass a skills test to qualify for a Heartsaver CPR AED Course Completion Card.Instructor Information:LisaParkin, BSN, RN- is an RN in the Education Department at MDI Hospital and is the AHA Training Center Coordinator for the MDI/Blue Hill Training Center.She has an extensive background in providing emergency care in the hospital setting and basic first aid and CPR/AED care for various organizations.
Please note that this class will be held at the Lisa Stewart Women's Health Center, 330 Main St, Bar Harbor, ME
Heartsaver First Aid
with Lisa Parkin
The Heartsaver First Aid Course provides first responders with training in basic first aid procedures-Including the first aid skills recommended by OSHA- in a format that can be delivered in a single day This course is intended for:· Security and airline personnel· Camp counselors· Police and firefighters· Teachers and day-care workers· Aerobics teachers / physical trainers· Anyone who has a duty to respond to a first aid emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements· Other individuals who want or need first aid training. This course covers:· First aid basics· Medical emergencies· Injury emergencies· Environmental emergencies Students must pass a skills test to qualify for a Heartsaver First Aid Course Completion Card. Lisa Parkin, BSN, RN- is an RN in the Education Department at MDI Hospital and is the AHA Training Center Coordinator for the MDI/Blue Hill Training Center.She has an extensive background in providing emergency care in the hospital setting and basic first aid and CPR/AED care for various organizations.
Please note that this class will be held at the Lisa Stewart Women's Health Center, 330 Main St, Bar Harbor, ME.