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Certified Nurses Assistant
with Beth Boutot
This class meets during the day on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at Ross Manor. Application deadline is August 29th. For more information, please call 615-3869.
Certified Residential Medication Aide
with Lynn Johnston
This course follows the CRMA standard curriculum designed and provided by the State of Maine, Division of Licensing and Regulatory Services, Community Service programs. The curriculum requires 35 - 40 hours of classroom time as well as a clinical component under the supervision of an RN. 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.
Requirements / Prerequisites
CASAS assessment is required. Please call 992-5522 for more information.
with Kelly Rose, DMD
This 10 week certificate program in Dental Assisting will prepare you for one of the most high-demand careers. This program is designed to teach all aspects of dental assisting and provide you the skills you need to work in this field and pass RHS national certificate exam and earn CPR certification. This program is taught by a Certified Dental Assistant ™ certificant and includes an opportunity for internships. The price of the course includes all books, exam preparation materials and fees for the DANB RHS® exam and CPR certificate program. Upon passing the DANB RHS exam, you will receive a certificate of knowledge based on competency for that component from DANB. Payment plans available. CDA, RHS and ICE are registered trademarks of the Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB). This course is not reviewed or endorsed by DANB. This course is offered via live video conferencing through the Academy of Medical Professions. For more information, to register, or for payment plans, contact the Academy of Medical Professions at 1-866-516-8274 or by email at email@example.com.
Pharmacy Technician (online)
with Academy of Medical Professions
This 14-week program prepares you to pass the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board exam. You will also receive a Certificate of Completion through the Academy of Medical Professions. This program is active for ONE YEAR from date the of the Student’s activation, this allows our Students the time to successfully complete the program and to review up until the day they sit for the National Certification Exam.
As a Pharmacy Technician, you will be helping the Licensed Pharmacist with all the necessary day-to-day services that the Pharmacy provides. Everything from preparing medications to answering phones, receiving and verifying prescriptions, counting tablets, taking requests for refilling of medications, and much more. You are an assistant to the pharmacist.
Talk about job security!! This is a growing field with high demand and great salaries. You can work for places such as: Pharmacies at Hospitals, Independent Pharmacies, and retail chains. There are so many possibilities.
Excellent communication skills and customer service are essential in this field. You must have the ability to learn and retain procedural processes and apply them quickly and accurately. Most places do require flexibility of hours some might ask for: nights, weekends, or holidays depending on where you work and for whom you work.
You will be working one-on-one with a Pharmacy Technician instructor as you go through your weekly assignments. She is always available and is in constant contact with you as you progress through the program.
For more information, to register, or for payment plans, contact the Academy of Medical Professions at 1-866- 516-8274 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spanish for Medical Professionals
with Network Learning Resources
Are you frustrated by the communication gap that can occur between you and your Spanish-speaking patients? If you answered yes, this Spanish class - designed specifically for healthcare professionals - will help you bridge that gap. You will practice the basic, practical language skills needed to effectively communicate with your Spanish-speaking patients and their families. You will learn the basics of the language, gain an understanding of the culture, and know how to ask the questions crucial to quality healthcare. Whether you speak some Spanish and need a refresher, or speak no Spanish, you will complete the course with the skills you will need to effectively communicate with your Spanish-speaking patients. NOTE: Students will also need to order an eBook for under $15, or the paperback book version (please see book information below). Book Students will purchase (on their own) McGraw-Hill Education Complete Medical Spanish, 3rd Edition: ISBN-13: 978-0071841887. The eBook version is available at Barnesandnoble.com. You can also purchase the paperback book version if you wish, available from numerous sources including Amazon. Cristina Sempe, instructor.
with Network Learning Resources
Stress isn’t the enemy. It is our perceptions of stress that AMp our anxiety and use up all our steAM. Events happen every day. How we interpret those events can set the stage for how we feel and how we react to others. Reducing stress is as easy as understanding what stress is, understanding what stress is to you, and using that knowledge to restructure your thoughts. Turn stress into a stepping stone, not a stumbling block!
To enroll in enrichment classes, particpants must be at least 18 years old and not enrolled in school.