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Certified Nursing Assistant Medication Course (CNA-M)
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Certified Nursing Assistant Medication Course (CNA-M)

$700

with Brenda Duggan

Calendar Nov 3, 2018 at 8:30 am, runs for 16 weeks

Please note that this class will be scheduled after we receive six students' complete applications.

This course requires 120 hours of training, labs and clinicals. Prerequisites: active and in good standing on the Maine State CNA Registry with no disqualifying annotations; have completed at least the equivalent of one year (2,080 hours) of full-time employment as a CNA prior to taking the course; and achieve a 10th grade level on a reading comprehension assessment.

Please call 422-4794 or email jgirmscheid@rsu24.org with your inquiries. Print out the application here.

Students may be eligible for funding assistance through Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC). Please contact Loretta Alley at EMDC for more information at 610-1521 or lalley@emdc.org. Also scholarships through RSU 24 Adult Education are available. Please contact us.

Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA)
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Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA)

$200

with Elizabeth O'Toole

Calendar Sep 25, 2018 at 5 pm, runs for 10 weeks

This state certification course prepares students to administer medications in state-certified residential facilities in Maine. Learn all about medications and their side effects and how to document procedures performed. Upon successful completion of this course participants will obtain a certificate from the State of Maine and be certified to provide medication administration in the residential setting. Re-certification is required every 2 years. This is an in-demand job and highly recommended for CNAs who work in Assisted Living facilities and/or the PSS.

Class meets 9/25-11/20 from 5pm-9pm at the Sullivan Learning Center. The clinical is scheduled for 11/27 from 7am-7pm in Ellsworth.

We expect this class to fill up quickly, so please let us know as soon as possible of your interest by calling the office at 422-4794 or e-mailing Jean Girmscheid at jgirmscheid@rsu24.org. Requirements: completed application and reading assessment.

Students may be eligible for funding assistance through Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC). Please contact Loretta Alley at EMDC for more information at 610-1521 or lalley@emdc.org. Also scholarships through RSU 24 Adult Education are available. Please contact us.

 

Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA)
Registration Unavailable

Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA)

$200

with Elizabeth O'Toole

Calendar Jan 8, 2019 at 8 am, runs for 2 weeks

This state certification course prepares students to administer medications in state-certified residential facilities in Maine. Learn all about medications and their side effects and how to document procedures performed. Upon successful completion of this course participants will obtain a certificate from the State of Maine and be certified to provide medication administration in the residential setting. Re-certification is required every 2 years. This is an in-demand job and highly recommended for CNAs who work in Assisted Living facilities and/or the PSS. We expect this class to fill up quickly, so please let us know as soon as possible of your interest by calling the office at 422-4794 or e-mailing Jean Girmscheid at jgirmscheid@rsu24.org.

Requirements: completed application and reading assessment.

Students may be eligible for funding assistance through Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC). Please contact Loretta Alley at EMDC for more information at 610-1521 or lalley@emdc.org. Also, scholarships through RSU 24 Adult Education are available. Please contact us.

Computer Basics for the Beginner (Session 2)

$30

with Trudy Martin

Calendar Oct 15, 2018 at 1 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Are you only using your computer to play solitaire? Need to learn to use a computer for a job? Do you want to learn more about using the computer but aren't sure where to turn?

Our Computer Basics for the Beginner offers a small group setting for personal attention. Some skills covered in class are: creating and using email, using the Internet, and becoming more comfortable with the computer. You can bring your own PC laptop or use one of ours. Included with the course cost is an individual tutoring session after the 3 classes have met. At the tutoring session you can work on your own projects and goals.

PLEASE NOTE: The course dates that were listed in the printed catalog are not accurate. Our website has since been updated to reflect this correction.

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Google Sites: An Introduction

$59

with Steven Nickerson

Calendar Nov 7, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Google Sites is a structured Web page-creation tool and participants will learn how to create a dynamic and interactive website with just a few clicks. No HTML knowledge is required! If you want to build a website, but don't want to spend tons of money, you're in luck...Google Sites is free.

 

Medical Terminology

$135

with Elizabeth O'Toole

Calendar Feb 5, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 14 weeks

If you are working in the healthcare industry, want to make yourself more marketable in the medical field, planning on enrolling in nursing school, or simply want to increase your understanding of medical terms, this 13-week course is for you! This course will cover the human body and the terms associated with each system. Students should bring 3x5 index cards to prepare flash cards. Textbook included. No class 2/19 and 4/16.

Students who are registered in a Certified Medical Pathway program are eligible to take this class for free.

 

Microsoft Excel 2016 - Advanced

$89

with Steven Nickerson

Calendar Oct 29, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This course picks up where Excel-Intermediate left off (we will start with "What if" analytics). Complete an in-depth exploration of the many complex Excel formulas and functions and how they can be used at work to make life easier by saving time and increasing efficiency. You will also learn how to create and use Macros in Excel. Student goals will be incorporated into this course. Laptop computers will be provided for use in class with Excel version 2016. Much has changed with Excel over the past ten years. If it has been awhile since you last used Excel, you should consider taking our beginner level course.

 

Microsoft Excel 2016 - Intermediate (Mac & PC)

$89

with Steven Nickerson

Calendar Oct 1, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This course delves deeper into Microsoft Excel. We will develop complex forms that include charts and graphs. Students will learn how to make the best use of formulas and functions, develop skills in reporting and use multiple worksheets for diverse purposes. Student goals will be incorporated into this course. Laptop computers will be provided for use in class with Excel version 2016. Much has changed with Excel over the past ten years. If it has been awhile since you last used Excel, you should consider taking our beginner level course.

 





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