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Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education



Career Development

Adult Learning Center

Free

with Five Town Adult Ed Staff

Calendar Sep 9, 2019 at 8:30 am, runs for 43 weeks

The Learning Center is open to all adults in need of academic instruction and guidance. Hours vary by day, and we will try to meet you on your schedule. Our staff provides individualized instruction in the areas of:

  • High School Equivalency
  • HiSET Prep
  • Accuplacer Prep
  • Math and ELA instruction to prepare you for college-level coursework
  • Workforce credential or certification tutoring and prep
  • General English and math tutoring
  • College and Career advising

All services at the Learning Center are FREE of charge. If you or anyone you know could use any of these services, please contact us.

Maine College and Career Access Services

Free

with Five Town Adult Ed Staff

Calendar Sep 9, 2019 at 8:30 am, runs for 43 weeks

(formerly College Transitions) 

  • Want to go to college?
  • Want to change careers?
  • Looking to earn a certificate for a new career?
  • Need to brush up on your math and English skills?  
  • Need to pass the Accuplacer tests?  
  • Simply need help deciding where and how to advance?

The Maine College and Career Access Services grant provides comprehensive education and advising services to adults seeking education and training that leads to a post-high school credential of value. Formerly the College Transitions grant program, services under MCCAS have been expanded. Let us help you find your way to a new career.

1:1 tutoring services are available during all times the Adult Learning Center is open. Register online and we'll call you, or call our office for more details.

Math Lab

Free

with Lora Levenseler

Calendar Sep 19, 2019 at 4:30 pm, runs for 12 weeks

The Math Lab is designed to help students working in any area of math, from the basics to algebra and geometry.  Whether you are pursuing a diploma, HiSET, or need math for transition to college or certificate training, the instructor will work with students at their own levels and their own pace, either individually or in small groups.

No class during school breaks.

CNA Certified Nursing Assistant
Registration Unavailable

CNA Certified Nursing Assistant

Price not
available
Calendar Oct 30, 2019

Through a collaboration with Windward Gardens in Camden and Harbor Hill in Belfast, both owned and operated by Genesis Healthcare Corporation, you can earn while you learn.

This comprehensive face-to-face eight-week training program meets all requirements of the Maine State Board of Nursing and will have you secured into a position upon completion.

Students without a high school diploma, or those who have been out of school for a while, are encouraged to apply. Academic training and support will be provided.

Student Tuition: FREE for accepted applicants

Next Anticipated Program Start Date: October 30, 2019 

(future start dates available as well)

Days/Time: Full day classes, 3 days per week, eight weeks

To apply for the training program:

  • Apply online for a Unit Assistant position, at the desired location @ Genesiscareers.jobs.

To complete the entrance exam and for additional information:

  • Call our Adult Education office (207)236-7800, option 5

Accounting and Bookkeeping Basics

$89

with Dorothy Prescott

Calendar Nov 18, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks
Business owners and managers will find this course valuable for learning basic accounting methods and tips for good business record keeping. Equally vital will be discussion of managing cash flows, keeping tabs on payables and receivables, and establishing controls to safeguard money and assets.
Bloodborne Pathogens Training
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Bloodborne Pathogens Training

$55

with Andrew Eckman

Calendar Nov 18, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

The Bloodborne Pathogens Training course teaches participants how to protect themselves and others from exposure to bloodborne pathogens on the job and what to do if an exposure occurs. The course content and activities will prepare participants to make appropriate decisions about preventing bloodborne pathogen disease transmission. The course addresses: What bloodborne pathogens are, how bloodborne pathogens are spread, how to help prevent exposure incidents by following work practice controls, using engineering controls and personal protective equipment (PPE), practicing good personal hygiene and properly cleaning and disinfecting equipment and supplies, and how to recognize, report and follow up on employee exposure to blood and other potentially infectious materials.

Microsoft Excel 2016 - Basics

$99

with Dorothy Prescott

Calendar Jan 9, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Widely used in office settings, knowledge of Excel 2016 will enhance employment possibilities. This course teaches the basic setup and use of spreadsheets to new users, or can be taken by Excel users wishing to refresh their skills. Included are editing and formatting of cells and the use of basic formulas.

Will run

Group Fitness & Personal Training with AFAA/NASM Certifications
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Group Fitness & Personal Training with AFAA/NASM Certifications

$3,000

with Academy of Medical Professions

Calendar runs for 20 weeks

Looking for a new career?  Interested in changing lives of those around you?  How about a part-time career or to get paid to work out?  This program is designed to teach you everything you need to know to enter the health and fitness field as a group fitness instructor and/or personal trainer.  Our trainers are highly recognized in this field, with more than 20 years experience, and will provide you hands-on training to pass the national tests through AFAA.  The program is all-inclusive.  You may choose to complete both group fitness and personal training, or take one or the other.  Lectures are once a week for 10 or 20 weeks.  All materials included in fee including National Certification Exams. 

$1500 each, or $3000 for both certifications.

10 weeks each, with open enrollment.

Call AMP at 207-721-0714 or our Adult Education office for more information.





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