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Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative



Business & Skills Training

Administrative Assistant Certificate
Online Registration Unavailable

Administrative Assistant Certificate

$460

with ed2go,

Calendar Jan 1, 2019

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT FUNDAMENTALS

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT APPLICATIONS

INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION

SKILLS FOR MAKING GREAT DECISIONS

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. 

Leadership Certificate
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Leadership Certificate

$460

with ed2go,

Calendar Jan 1, 2019

Skills for Making Great Decisions

Fundamentals of Supervision Management

Fundamentals of Supervision Management 2

Building Teams that Work   or   Leadership

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. 

Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate
Online Registration Unavailable

Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate

$460

with ed2go,

Calendar Jan 1, 2019

Administrative Medical Assistant

Medical Terminology

Interpersonal Communication

Medical Coding

 

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. 

Cord Cutting SECOND SESSION Spring 2020

$20

with Leah Gomes

Calendar Mar 31, 2020 at 5:30 pm

Ever thought about getting rid of cable or satellite TV because it was just too pricey? Well, you aren’t the only one! The Internet has provided so many more options to help you get just the content you want for less. So, if you have reliable wireless internet and are interested in cutting the cord, attend this class to learn how to navigate through all of the options so that you can cut cable TV and legally stream your content online so you pay less and still get your shows.

Please note there is a non-refundable $1.99 credit card registration fee for online registrations. If a class is cancelled for any reason, we are unable to refund the $1.99 registration fee. Call us at 564-6525 to make arrangements for paying by check or cash, and avoiding the non-refundable registration fees. Paying online is safe, easy and convenient so if you're happy to pay the extra $1.99 registration fee, we welcome you to do so.

Suicide Awareness and Prevention Workshop Spring 2020
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Suicide Awareness and Prevention Workshop Spring 2020

Free

with Walter Boomsma

Calendar Mar 31, 2020 at 6 pm

This two-hour awareness session will bring attendees into compliance with the recent law (LD 609) that requires all Maine school employees to receive basic suicide prevention education. The program is designed to raise awareness about suicide risk factors and warning signs and to provide information on what practical steps to take if suicide is suspected. While focused on students and youth, the information and skills you will learn are appropriate for use with anyone who might be feeling suicidal, no matter what their age. Students who attend say they feel much more confident and comfortable talking about suicide. The workshop will be conducted by Walter Boomsma who is Gatekeeper trained and NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness) Certified Mental Health Specialist for Youth and Adults. He is also an experienced educator and substitute elementary school teacher.

Space is limited; preference will be given to students who have completed Boomsma's Substitute Teacher Training Course. 

Call today to get on the waitlist, or register for Substitute Teacher Training HERE.

*PLEASE NOTE THE LOCATION HAS BEEN MOVED FROM PENQUIS HIGHER EDUCATION CENTER TO SEDOMOCHA SCHOOL. CALL PVAEC AT 564-6525 WITH ANY QUESTIONS.

 

Cord Cutting Spring 2020

$20

with Leah Gomes

Calendar Apr 2, 2020 at 5:30 pm

Ever thought about getting rid of cable or satellite TV because it was just too pricey? Well, you aren’t the only one! The Internet has provided so many more options to help you get just the content you want for less. So, if you have reliable wireless internet and are interested in cutting the cord, attend this class to learn how to navigate through all of the options so that you can cut cable TV and legally stream your content online so you pay less and still get your shows.

Please note there is a non-refundable $1.99 credit card registration fee for online registrations. If a class is cancelled for any reason, we are unable to refund the $1.99 registration fee. Call us at 564-6525 to make arrangements for paying by check or cash, and avoiding the non-refundable registration fees. Paying online is safe, easy and convenient so if you're happy to pay the extra $1.99 registration fee, we welcome you to do so.

Full Course
Maine Recreation Guide Course with Northeast Whitewater Spring 2020
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Maine Recreation Guide Course with Northeast Whitewater Spring 2020

$390

with Northeast Whitewater

Calendar Apr 18, 2020 at 8 am

Dreamed of becoming a Maine Guide? Northeast Whitewater Lodge & Guide Service is holding a 3-day course April 18, 19, and 20 at PVAEC for students to learn and perfect what you need to know to successfully pass the State administered Registered Maine Recreation Guide exam; including map & compass, lost person/catastrophic event portion, watercraft laws, trip planning, safety, risk management, camping, outdoor cooking, rules and regulations, ATV, snowmobile, canoeing skills, the business side of guiding and more! You will receive hands on learning with classroom time spent both in and outdoor for scenarios and learning practices. Checklist for enrollment: Sign up by calling Northeast Whitewater 207-695-0151 or FMI here: https://northeastwhitewater.com/programs/registered-maine-guide-school/ Reference PVAEC and receive 10% OFF! First Aid & CPR is required to take the State of Maine written exam. Take Northeast Whitewater Wilderness First Aid & CPR to save an additional 15% OFF both courses! Maine Recreation Guide Course is April 18-20.

Wilderness First Aid/CPR Spring 2020
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Wilderness First Aid/CPR Spring 2020

$237

with Northeast Whitewater

Calendar Apr 25, 2020 at 9 am

Our Wilderness First Aid & CPR course will help you prepare for the unexpected. This 2-day, hands-on training is being held April 25-26 at PVAEC and is designed to meet the needs of Registered Maine Guides, trip leaders, summer camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and individuals working in remote locations. Classroom lectures and demonstrations are combined with realistic scenarios where mock patients will challenge you to integrate your learning. At the end of the course, you’ll have the knowledge, skills and ability to make decisions in remote emergency situations. Adult CPR / AED is included with all Wilderness First Aid Courses. All American Red Cross Wilderness First Aid & CPR courses are for ages 14 and older. Checklist for enrollment: Sign up by calling Northeast Whitewater 207-695-0151 or FMI here: https://northeastwhitewater.com/programs/wilderness-first-aid-courses/ Reference PVAEC and receive 10% OFF! Interested in becoming a Maine Guide? First aid and CPR is required. Take Northeast Whitewater Maine Guide Course to save an additional 15% OFF both courses! WFA/CPR is April 25-26 at PVAEC.





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