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Certified Nurse Assistant (C.N.A.) F18
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Certified Nurse Assistant (C.N.A.) F18


with Peter Sullivan

Calendar Oct 16, 2018 at 4 pm, runs for 18 weeks
This 180- hour program covers 110 classroom/lab hours and 70 hours of clinical experience along with CPR/BLS training. Class meets at the Birch Bay Village (BBV) in Hull's Cove with lab and clinicals held at BBV and MDI Hospital. Upon successful completion of this course, passing the State CNA exam and successful acceptance to the State Registry, you will be state certified as a 'CNA'. Prerequisites: completed application, documented medical immunization history, meet with student advisor and complete assessments. For more information call Anne Patterson at the adult education office 288-4703 or email

$100 non-refundable deposit, criminal background check, high school credential or plans to take the HiSET Intake with the adult ed director and reading assessment. Registration Deadline: September 30 No classes the week of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years.

Emergency Medical Technician (E.M.T.)
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Emergency Medical Technician (E.M.T.)

Calendar Oct 17, 2018 at 8 am, runs for 16 weeks
This course prepares students for the entrance level to work on an ambulance. The course covers Ambulance Operations, Airway Management, Patient Assessment, Medical Emergencies, Trauma Emergencies, Infants,Children and Operations. Clinical will run concurrent with the course and you will be given an additional 14 days after the last day of class to finish up any incomplete clinical experiences. A minimum of 24 clinical hours are required. Additional clinical time may be required to complete the clinical objectives. Students who successfully complete this course are eligible to sit for the National Registry EMT licensure test. United's Education Division is a Maine-EMS approved Training Center. Please contact MDI Adult Ed for an orientation appointment: 288-4703 or email

Registration is not complete until the non-refundable $95.00 Course Application Fee is paid. Purchase orders are accepted, please contact the Education Department. Class location will be Machias Savings Bank in Bar Harbor.

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