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Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative



Business & Skills Training

Medical Transcription Certificate Program
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Medical Transcription Certificate Program

$2,400

with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS

Calendar runs for 9 weeks

New Course Description: Medical transcription is a desired field for most people trying to work at home. Strong typing, computer, and English grammar skills are essential. Medical terminology, formats, rules and regulations, jobs, calculation of pay, confidentiality, FTP, and tricks of the trade, all equipment, reference books, and course books are provided with the course fee. Classes are once a week for 16 weeks with a completion of 16 weeks to 6 month options. This is a State-Certified program and you will receive a Certificate of Completion and Letter of Recommendation upon graduation, resumes and how to obtain a job are covered in this program. Course includes medical terminology, Anatomy & physiology and transcription. Call 866-516-8274 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com http://pvaec.maineadulted.org/courses/course/medical_transcription_online

 

Office Skills Certificate
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Office Skills Certificate

$396

with ed2go,

Intro to Microsoft Excel

Intro to Microsoft Word

Intro to Microsoft Powerpoint

Intro to Microsoft Access

Each individual online course consists of 12 sessions, delivered twice a week. Each course starts once a month. Register for courses at www.ed2go.com/pvaec.

Once you have completed all the required courses, contact Hilda Roberts (hroberts@pvaec.org) for your certificate. 

Pharmacy Technician Certificate
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Pharmacy Technician Certificate

$1,850

with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS

Calendar runs for 25 weeks

16-week web-based program. Work One-On-One with a Pharmacy Technician Trainer. The Pharmacy Technician is one of the fastest growing jobs in health care today. In this 14 week course, you will learn everything from the role of the technician in the pharmacy setting, to the basic sciences at the core of pharmacy practice, to preparing for the PTCB exam. You will learn complete drug information that includes proper name, spelling and pronunciation, drug class, generic and trade name, route of administration, dosage and more of hundreds of drugs. You will be able to identify pills on sight with pill photos, gain a better understanding of how certain drugs work within the body with a concise review of relevant anatomy and physiology, and stay up to date with cutting-edge pharmacy practice with the latest information on new drugs, regulations, HIPAA guidelines and safety procedures. You will be ready to pass your PTCB national certification. $1,850.00. All materials included in fee including National Certification Exam fee. FMI, to register or for payment plans, contact the Academy of Medical Professions. 721-0714 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com

 

Praxis Core Preparation
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Praxis Core Preparation

$115

with _ed2go _ed2go

Calendar runs for 52 weeks

Are you a prospective teacher who needs to pass the Praxis Core Exam? Have you already attempted the Praxis Core and not been successful? If you answered yes to either of these questions, then this course is for you! You'll develop all the skills you need for the test as we review and prepare for everything it includes. You'll get familiar with the different types of questions that appear on the reading and writing tests. You'll master the many areas of math that you'll be tested on: number operations, negative numbers, exponents, square roots, order of operations, decimals, fractions, percentages, algebra, geometry, systems of measurement, and probability and statistics. To prepare for the two essays, we'll discuss what constitutes high scoring essays. We'll also go through the process of writing each essay in the amount of time allotted. You'll learn useful test-taking strategies and get plenty of practice questions that are similar to what you'll find on the exam. You'll also have the opportunity to take a full-length practice test in each subject area. Using clear explanations, numerous examples, graphics, animation, and videos, this course will not only prepare you for the Praxis Core, but do so in a way that's fun and interesting. After completing this course, you'll be totally ready to pass the Praxis Core Exam!

To register, go to: http://www.ed2go.com/pvaec/online-courses/praxis-1-preparation?tab=detail

 





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