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Bangor Adult & Community Education



Business & Skills Training

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.

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.
Certified Nursing Assistant
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Certified Nursing Assistant

Free

with Beth Boutot

This is a great class for entry level employment in the medical field. Bangor Adult Community Education holds C.N.A. classes at various times throughout the year. Call 207.941.6316 for information about upcoming classes.

Fantastic Photo Finishes - Organize & Edit Images With Your iPhone/iPad Photos App

$35

with Boomer Tech

This course is a step-by-step guide to organizing and editing images in your Photos App. It is packed with easy-to-follow videos that explain and demonstrate how to use your iPhone/iPad Photos App. This course is made for you if you want to learn to use your Photos App or significantly upgrade your skills and abilities in editing and organizing your photos. You will learn how to navigate the Photos App, using the four major tabs--Photos, For You, Albums, and Search. You will also learn to edit photos, create slideshows of your best images, use the search feature to find photos, and use editing apps. In addition to the step-by-step instructions, we offer inspiring photos to illustrate the editing tips and suggestions in the instructional videos. BoomerTECH online courses are fully asynchronous, online courses that students complete on their own time and at their own speed. Each course is a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions for using the class, and the content of the class (videos and articles). The three instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat. Instructor Bios: BoomerTECH Adventures began in 2014 by three friends and colleagues, all former educators who have worked with adults and technology for more than 100 years (collectively)! We provide expert guidance and personalized resources to develop competence and confidence using Apple devices. Ed Brazee, tennis player, runner, refocused professor editor, consultant, and author. Jill Spencer, traveler, enthusiastic gardener and photographer, middle school teacher, international consultant, and author. Chris Toy, chef, YouTube cooking sensation, long-distance biker, school principal, international consultant, and author.

Introduction to iPhone Basics

$35

with Boomer Tech

This course is a step-by-step guide understanding your iPhone. It is packed with easy-to-follow videos that explain and demonstrate how to use your iPhone. This course is made for you if you want to learn to fully take advantage of your iPhone features and capabilities. You will learn how to use your iPhone not only to text and receive and make phone calls, but also to use a variety of apps and navigate the iPhone Settings. Discovering how to access different apps and features quickly with the Control Center will save you time. Many more how-to included. In addition to the step-by-step instructions, we offer articles, cheatsheets, and supplementary videos to bolster your knowledge. BoomerTECH online courses are fully asynchronous, online courses that students complete on their own time and at their own speed. Each course is a PDF booklet with information about the class, instructions for using the class, and the content of the class (videos and articles). The three instructors provide personalized support for the class via email and/or online chat. Instructor Bios: BoomerTECH Adventures began in 2014 by three friends and colleagues, all former educators who have worked with adults and technology for more than 100 years (collectively)! We provide expert guidance and personalized resources to develop competence and confidence using Apple devices. Ed Brazee, tennis player, runner, refocused professor editor, consultant, and author. Jill Spencer, traveler, enthusiastic gardener and photographer, middle school teacher, international consultant, and author. Chris Toy, chef, YouTube cooking sensation, long-distance biker, school principal, international consultant, and author.

Taking Awesome Pictures with Your iPhone/iPad Camera

$35

with Boomer Tech

It is safe to say that the vast majority of iPhone users rarely use more than a fraction of the features available to them. In this course, you will learn to use your iPhone to the best possible advantage. Here are some of the critical features we'll cover: Apple ID and password; structure of the iPhone (buttons and how they work); best apps to have and how to get them; how to text, phone, FaceTime, and email; how to use the Control Center; mastering Settings; updating operating systems; using key apps; understanding the apps that come with your iPhone and more.




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