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Bangor Adult & Community Education



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Adult High School Diploma Program
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Adult High School Diploma Program

Free

with Holly Thayer

Calendar Jan 3, 2022
Adults may earn a Bangor Adult Community Education High School Diploma by taking our credit courses to supplement previous high school courses. We will analyze your most recent high school transcript and develop a learning plan to help you earn your diploma. Please call 207.941.6316 for a registration appointment.
Basic Reading
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Basic Reading

Free

with Karen Scrutchfield

Calendar Jan 3, 2022

This class assists students in improving their vocabulary and reading comprehension skills. Students will learn about reading strategies that will improve their success in life and the workplace. Students are required to attend in person at least two hours per week and also work online for two hours per week. Students may enroll at anytime. Please call 207.941.6316 for a registration appointment.

Career Exploration
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Career Exploration

Free

with Holly Thayer

Calendar Jan 3, 2022
Are you unsure of your career path or wonder what careers best fit your strengths and interests? The World of Work Inventory (WOWI) will assess your skills, interests, and work style and assist you in finding a rewarding career pathway. The assessment is free and we will review the results with you and create a Learning Plan. Please call 207.941.6316 to schedule an appointment.
College and Career Readiness
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College and Career Readiness

Free

with Holly Thayer

Calendar Jan 3, 2022
Are you considering going back to school to earn a post-secondary degree? We can help you make the transition! We offer advising services, college and career exploration, and placement testing. Please call 207.941.6316 to schedule an appointment.
Digital Literacy
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Digital Literacy

Free

with Holly Thayer

Calendar Jan 3, 2022

Proficiency with computer skills is important regardless of career choice. We can assess your skills in Computing Fundamentals, Key Applications, and Living Online. We have an online curriculum that you can utilized to improve your skills. You can even earn the IC3 Digital Literacy Certification by completing this program. The assessment and program are free. Participants may enroll at any time. Please call 207.941.6316 to schedule an appointment.

High School Equivalency (HiSet)
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High School Equivalency (HiSet)

Free

with Holly Thayer

Calendar Jan 3, 2022
The HiSet is a series of five subject tests; Science, Social Studies, Reading, Writing, and Math. The HiSet has replaced the GED in Maine. Students are enrolled in HiSet Academy to help them prepare for the exam. Students are expected to attend an in person class at least two hours per week and also complete at least two hours of study online per week. HiSet Academy and the HiSet exam are free for Maine residents. Participants may enroll at any time and must be at least 17 years old and not enrolled in high school. Please call 941-6316 for an appointment.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
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English for Speakers of Other Languages

Free

with Barbara Miller

Calendar Jan 10, 2022
Bangor Adult & Community Education offers classes for people interested in improving speaking, listening, reading and writing in English. We will work on vocabulary, pronunciation, comprehension, and conversation. Beginner and Advanced classes are available. Please call 941-6315 for more information. Beginners: Tuesday 9:00 a.m. -10:30 a.m. at The Learning Center Advanced Beginners: Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at The Learning Center Advanced: Thursday 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at The Learning Center Advanced: Wednesday 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Online Please call 207.941.6315 for a registration appointment. Instructor: Barb Miller

Behavioral Health Professional Certification

$25

with Woodfords Family Services

Our community is looking for individuals who want to make a difference in a child’s life. Children’s Behavioral Health Services are vital to Maine’s children with Intellectual Disabilities, Autism and Mental Health Disorders and their families. And the need in our area is great! As an integral part of the child’s treatment team, a Certified Behavioral Health Professional (BHP). For more information, contact Jeffrey Carpenter, Workforce Recruitment Specialist. 207-653-0907. jcarpenter@woodfords.org has the opportunity to make an immediate impact while helping a child grow and develop to their full potential. We are excited to connect our community with this wonderful ONLINE training and certificate program. This training will prepare you for employment through local social services agencies and equip you to work with children who qualify for services. The program can be started at any time and finished at your own pace. You will complete 12 online modules then three 4-hour live (in-person or virtual) sessions. Once the modules are completed, you will receive free online blood borne pathogen training and Child and Adult First Aid & CPR certification. In just 40 hours, our remote training program can get you certified and on your way to a life-changing profession. Must be a Maine resident, and at least 18 years old with a high school diploma (or equivalent) to become certified.




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