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Babysitters Training Course - April

$49

with Katy Genthner

Calendar Apr 19, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Please note: April 19th is a Thursday, not a Friday, as it was incorrectly listed in our brochure.

Learn the skills and techniques necessary to be a responsible, competent and fun babysitter in a one-day class. This course will cover such topics as: child care essentials, the proper response and handling of emergency situations, behavior management, safety for the sitter, and babysitting as a business. Students should bring a lunch and a snack. Please do not bring any electronics or phones. For students ages 11-14. A certificate is issued upon successful completion of the course. Register EARLY – this class fills up quickly!

Please note: April 19th is during spring break and a no school day for students. Hardship discounts are available, call us.

 

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Babysitters Training Course - June

$49

with Katy Genthner

Calendar Jun 25, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Learn the skills and techniques necessary to be a responsible, competent and fun babysitter in a one-day class. This course will cover such topics as: child care essentials, the proper response and handling of emergency situations, behavior management, safety for the sitter, and babysitting as a business. Students should bring a lunch and a snack. Please do not bring any electronics or phones. For students ages 11-14. A certificate is issued upon successful completion of the course. Register EARLY – this class fills up quickly!

Please note: School should be out by June 25th. Hardship discounts are available, call us.

 

Basic Bird-Watching

$49

with Stan LeQuire

Calendar May 3, 2018 at 7 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This is an introductory course designed to help you feel comfortable and proficient in one of the USA’s most popular hobbies. The course assumes that the student has only a minimal or no knowledge of birds but wants to acquire skills to identify birds by sight and sound. Students will learn how to find, identify, attract and enjoy the birds of the Midcoast area. The last class session is a walk along a local trail which will help you practice your new bird-watching skills.

Stan L. LeQuire is a life-long naturalist, guide and outdoorsman. He enjoys teaching sustainable development to college students. In addition, he researches best practices of community-based ecotourism as a model for development.

Beginner Hooping

$69

with Nikki Hunt

Calendar Jan 31, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This beginner hoop class is a great foundation to build core strength and get you moving and dancing with your hoop! Students will learn basic waist hooping, off body hooping as well as tricks and transitions to help you create your own kind of workout or flow. Hoops are provided with the option to buy!

New England based hooper Nikki Hunt has been hooping for 11 years and teaching hoop dance for the past six years. As lead singer/hooper of The Nikki Hunt Band for the past 8 years, Nikki has performed all over New England at various events ranging from Cirque du Soliel to Kidabaloo.

 

Beginners Pottery Class

$69

with Bridgette Kinney

Calendar Feb 27, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 5 weeks

An introductory class, for creating pots on the wheel or by hand. Students receive 25 lbs of a high stoneware clay to create with. A materials fee of $30 is payable to the instructor at the first class.

Bridgette Kinney has been a potter for 14 years and is the owner and operator of Dragon’s Breath Pottery in Warren.

 

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Beginning Belly Dance

$64

with Patti Luchetti

Calendar Feb 26, 2018 at 7 pm, runs for 7 weeks

If you have a joy of movement, this dance is for you – come celebrate! Belly Dance, also known as Oriental Dance, is the dance native to the ancient Middle East. Widely spread and integrated by the migrating Rom peoples from India to Spain, it is now commonly practiced world wide. The class will introduce the signature torso movements and rhythms of this dance art and provide a strengthening, full-body exercise, with an emphasis on the hips.

Students will accomplish a simple choreography during the session. Please wear loose, comfortable clothing or dancewear and bring a large scarf for the hips.

Patti Luchetti has studied and performed Oriental Dance for 25 years in Maine, NYC and abroad.

 

Certified Nursing Assistant CNA
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Certified Nursing Assistant CNA

Free

with Jennifer McIntire

Calendar Apr 17, 2018 at 8 am, runs for 10 weeks

Do you want to begin a healthcare career? Become a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) for free! 

In partnership with LincolnHealth we offer a 10-week course to train students to become CNAs. CNAs are caregivers who work directly with patients and residents to assist them with daily needs and make them feel safe and comfortable. The course is taught by a registered nurse and is three days a week.

Additionally, accepted students may apply for the CNA Apprenticeship Program. If accepted, students will be paid while in the CNA Training Program in exchange for a work commitment.

Applications for the spring CNA class are being accepted through March 1, 2018. The class will begin April 17 2018.

To request an application, please call the LincolnHealth Education Department at 207-563-4540 or email cna@lchcare.org (please include your name, mailing address and telephone number in your email).

More information can be found on the LincolnHealth website here: https://mainehealth.org/lincolnhealth/education/certified-nursing-assistant-training

 

Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA) Certification Course

$200

with Sally Larson

Calendar Feb 21, 2018 at 8 am, runs for 6 weeks

This is a 40-hour course designed to teach residential care workers to administer selected non-injectable medications in a Licensed Residential Care or Group Home setting. The course provides the basic understanding necessary to administer medications safely and to document accurately. Successful completion of this course satisfies departmental training requirements for workers who wish to pass medications in certain assisted housing programs. There is some homework required with this course and students must attend all 40 hours in order to be certified.

Students are responsible for arranging their own clinical experience necessary for certification. If you are not already affiliated with a licensed facility you will need to discuss arrangements with the Adult Ed director when you apply.

There is a required application process for this course. The application must be completed and approved prior to registration. Payment plans and some fee reductions are available. For more information or to obtain an application for the class, call Central Lincoln CountyAdult Education at 563-2811, or email clcae@aos93.org. Due to the required application process no on-line or phoneregistrations will be accepted.

Sally Larson is a Clinical Educator at Lincoln Healthcare and has been an RN for 39 years. Sally trained in England and has been practicing in the USA since 1980. She is an instructor in ACLS, PALS, and BLS.





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