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Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative



Business & Skills Training

Accounting Fundamentals Certificate
Online Registration Unavailable

Accounting Fundamentals Certificate

$460

with ed2go

Accounting Fundamentals

Accounting Fundamentals II

Beginning EXCEL or QUICKBOOKS

Intermediate EXCEL or QUICKBOOKS

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. 

Behaviorial Health Professional Certification Training
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Behaviorial Health Professional Certification Training

$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. The need in our area is great!

As an integral part of the child’s treatment team, a Certified Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) 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 to this wonderful ONLINE training program. The online training will equip you to help children who are receiving Behavioral Health services. The training will prepare you for employment through local social services providers. The training can be started at any time and finished at your own pace.

You will complete 12 online modules and 12 hours of live instruction (offered virtually).  An online Bloodborne Pathogens training, as well as Child & Adult First Aid & CPR training, will be made available to you, if you do not already possess those certifications. The entire training takes about 45 hours to complete. Registration is ongoing until June 30, 2022.

Any individual who will be 18 years of age or older upon completion of the course, may register. (Individuals must be at least 18 and have a high school diploma or equivalent to get certified.)

The administration fee of $25.

For more information, please go to https://www.woodfords.org/bhp-program/.

 

Certified Nursing Assistant
Online Registration Unavailable

Certified Nursing Assistant

$1,300

with Nancy Hoskins

CNAs are caregivers who provide patients assistance with activities of daily living and basic needs. They also help patients feel safe and comfortable throughout their hospital stay. These direct caregivers spend most of their time assisting patients and listening to their concerns. The State of Maine approved CNA course includes classroom work, skills labs, and clinical experience. Our rigorous course includes ten additional clinical hours for a total of 190 hours. Candidates must present either a high school diploma or HiSET/GED. Enrollment is limited to 10. The admission process includes enrollment into our Career Readiness Program, a criminal background check, placement testing, and a series of meetings with PVAEC staff. A non-refundable application fee of $50 is required. The cost of the class is $1,300, which includes tuition, textbook, background check, and state exam. Students are responsible for obtaining their own scrub uniforms, which are required dresscode for the class.

Start Date TBA evenings/weekends (once minimum enrollment is met). $1,300

Payment plans and financial assistance may be available to those who qualify. For more information or to enroll the CNA or CNA-M program, please contact PVAEC Academic Advisor, Eve Salley at 207-564-5884 or email esalley@pvaec.org.The application process for the CNA and CNA-M programs are extremely time sensitive. Space is limited!

CNA-Med Tech
Online Registration Unavailable

CNA-Med Tech

$1,300

with Nancy Hoskins

A standardized, 120-hour medication course approved by the Maine State Board of Nursing, which provides the basis of understanding needed for CNAs to administer medications accurately and safely. The course is designed to teach experienced CNAs how to administer non-injectable medications to patients who are 14 years of age and older under the direct supervision of a licensed registered nurse in long term care facilities and state mental health facilities.Potential students must be currently licensed CNA’s, provide two letters of recommendation from Registered Nurses, and achieve a qualifying reading score on our placement testing. Starts Date TBA (once minimum enrollment is met).$1,000

Payment plans and financial assistance may be available to those who qualify. For more information or to enroll the CNA or CNA-M program, please contact PVAEC Academic Advisor, Eve Salley at 207-564-5884 or email esalley@pvaec.org.The application process for the CNA and CNA-M programs are extremely time sensitive. Space is limited!

Grant Writing and Non Profit Management Certificate
Online Registration Unavailable

Grant Writing and Non Profit Management Certificate

$460

with ed2go,

Intro to Non Profit Management

Marketing Your Non Profit

Writing Effective Grant Proposals

Advanced Grant Proposal Writintg

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 Transcription Certificate Program
Online Registration Unavailable

Medical Transcription Certificate Program

$2,650

with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS

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, and tricks of the trade, all equipment, reference books, and course books areprovided 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 upongraduation, resumes and how to obtain a job are covered in this program. Course includes medical terminology,Anatomy & physiology and transcription. $2650, includes everything for the course and the field.

Online, Open Enrollment! For more information, or to enroll, please visit www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com

Online Substitute Teacher Training
Online Registration Unavailable

Online Substitute Teacher Training

$3995

with Online

Substitute Teachers are in high demand in all four of our member school districts (Dexter, Dover-Foxcroft, Guilford and Milo), and across the state. Earn your substitute teacher training certificate online from the comfort of home with STEDI.org. Course options range from $39.95 for the basic training package to $79.95 for the ultimate training package. For more information, or to register, go to www.stedi.org

Pharmacy Technician Certificate
Online Registration Unavailable

Pharmacy Technician Certificate

$2,050

with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS

All Inclusive 14week program.

Work One-On-One with a Pharmacy Technician Trainer and entirely online. Pharmacy Technician isone of the fastest growing jobs in health care today. In this course, you will learn everything from therole 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 andmore of hundreds of drugs. You will be able to identify pills on sight with pill photos, gain a betterunderstanding of how certain drugs work within the body with a concise review of relevant anatomyand physiology, and stay up to date with cutting-edge pharmacy practice with the latest informationon new drugs, regulations, HIPAA guidelines and safety procedures. You will be ready to pass yourPTCB national certification included in cost. $2,050.00.For more information contact the Academy of Medical Professions, Inc. All materials included in feeincluding National Certification Exam fee.

 

Online, open enrollment!

TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL TheAcademy of Medical Professions, Inc 866-516-8274 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com





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