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Becoming a Substitute Teacher for RSU 40
with RSU 40 Staff
Join us to learn about becoming a substitute teacher for RSU 40. This session will provide you with the needed information to apply to be a substitute teacher. Topics will include expectations, school schedules, discipline strategies, survival skills and more. Bring your questions.
with Melinda Wildes
Whether you are looking for a job, starting a business, or simply want to be more confident, attend this 3-session class to assess your confidence and learn concrete tools to help you build your confidence and keep it strong. New Ventures Maine, a statewide organization with Midcoast offices in Rockland and Brunswick, helps Maine people succeed in their jobs, businesses, and communities. New Ventures Maine offers classes and workshops at no charge, including in-person and online options, as well as oneon-one coaching for individuals. New Ventures Maine also provides resources such as mini-grants for marketing your small business; career planning scholarships for investing in your own education; and matched-savings programs for building an emergency fund, making car or home repairs, buying a car, or becoming a first-time homeowner. For more information, visit newventuresmaine.org or call 593-7942 (Rockland) or 1-800-442-2092 (statewide). New Ventures Maine’s Midcoast Region covers Brunswick to Belfast and travel assistance may be available to help you attend trainings and access services.
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
with Jennifer McIntire
CLC Adult Education and LincolnHealth co-sponsor a FREE 180-hour minimum Certified Nursing Assistant training course. This CNA program is open to all adults by application only. Successful graduates are eligible to work in many areas of the health care field. The September class is closed but a new class will be starting January, 2019. The course is open to all adults by application and interview process. Applications will be available in November. You may call LincolnHealth Education (563-4540) to have an application packet sent to you. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED/ HiSET in order to be considered for the course. *** CNA Paid Apprenticeship Program *** (Subject to availability) “Earn while you Learn” LincolnHealth/CLC Adult Education and Midcoast School of Technology are offering an “Earn while you Learn” opportunity. Through a paid apprentice program, you can earn money for your CNA training with an expected commitment to work in a Long Term Care setting for 18 months. An application and interview are required to be considered for this program. A limited number of applicants are accepted. To receive an application or more information please call LincolnHealth Education at 563-4540, or Pen Bay Medical Center Education at 921-8440.
Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA) Certification Course
with Sally Larson
This is a 40-hour course designed to teach residential care workers to administer selected non-injectable medications in a Licensed Residential Care or Group Home setting. The course provides the basic understanding necessary to administer medications safely and to document accurately. Successful completion of this course satisfies departmental training requirements for workers who wish to pass medications in certain assisted housing programs. There is some homework required with this course and students must attend all 40 hours in order to be certified. Students are responsible for arranging their own clinical experience necessary for certification. If you are not already affiliated with a licensed facility you will need to discuss arrangements with the Adult Ed director when you apply. There is a required application process for this course. The application must be completed and approved prior to registration. Payment plans and some fee reductions are available. For more information or to obtain an application for the class, call Central Lincoln County Adult Education at 563-2811, or email email@example.com. Due to the required application process no on-line or phone registrations will be accepted.
Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA) RE-Certification Course
with Sally Larson
This is a review and re-testing for people who already hold a CRMA certificate and wish to renew their certification. Sept 4th is a one day course, including recertification testing on that day. In November, the first day 11/20 will be a review day with the actual re-certification done on the second day 11/27. You must provide a copy of your current certificate along with your registration for this course.
Small Business Accounting & Finance: What You Need to Know to Succeed
with Michael Leonard
Starting a new business or contemplating doing so? Want or need to improve the financial management of an existing small business? This course will focus on the essential things people need to know to operate a business more effectively. Topics will include: accounting basics and good record-keeping; tracking income and expenses; managing accounts receivable and accounts payable; employees and payroll; managing your cash flow; preparing and analyzing your financial statements; paying your taxes and avoiding problems with the IRS; and internal controls to safeguard your cash and other assets. Attendees who could benefit from this course: owners of new business start-ups; individuals contemplating starting a business; owners of an existing small business who want to improve the effectiveness and profitability of their operations; individuals working in small businesses who want to advance their careers. The course textbook cost is approximately $30 which is payable to instructor the first night of class. Michael Leonard retired to Maine after a long career in publishing as the CFO and business manager of the MIT Press at M.I.T. in Cambridge, MA. Since coming to Maine he has worked as a financial analyst and controller at Coastal Enterprises in Wiscasset; as a finance manager for Sagadahoc County. He has a BA in accounting and finance from Bentley College and an MBA from Boston University