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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Program - CCMA Interest List
For more information about our Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Program, please register here and we will contact you! This is an interest list only registration. When we have a class starting, we will contact you.
For students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare. This program trains students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, technical aspects of phlebotomy and the cardiac life cycle. Includes hands on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. Note: Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.
Class location and schedules vary.
Certified Nurses Assistant - CNA Interest List
For more information about our Certified Nursing Assistant Program, please register here and we will contact you! This is an interest list. This is an interest list only registration. When we have a class starting, we will contact you.
If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career in the medical field, this course will provide you with the skills and experiences to be Maine State Certified as a Nursing Assistant. This regional collaboration has allowed us to offer this course at a reduced cost! Skills will be taught in an interactive classroom setting, and a two-week clinical experience will follow. The course will focus on nursing theory and application, including basic anatomy, physiology, and clinical performance. The course will also introduce you to several employers within our region. Prerequisites: students must successfully pass the CASAS testing and interview screening in order to be admitted to the program. Applicants are encouraged to job shadow a CNA before interviewing. Documentation of a recent medical physical, conducted and signed by a physician, is required before clinical. Students must produce evidence of the following vaccinations: Hep B1, MMR, Tetanus, Chicken Pox, TB and flu shot. Fee for background check is non-refundable.
New classes begin frequently!
Behavior Health Professional Certification Training
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) 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 agencies. The program 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 December 31, 2023.
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.)
See Blended Learning Curriculum at Woodfords Family Service for more information.
College and Career Access Services
with GNG Adult Education Advisors
Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education is happy to provide continuing college and career services to graduating seniors this summer through our Maine College and Career Access grant.
We are prepared to help graduating seniors with all aspects of planning for the future, from career exploration and researching training programs to college applications and academic support. We are also able to provide remote Accuplacer testing at no cost, from the comfort of your home.
ed2go Online Learning Center
with ed2 go
Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education offers a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. All of our courses include expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you.
Explore our catalog at https://www.ed2go.com/gngadulted/
Note: courses are not free
NDEC Digital Literacy Classes
with NDEC Instructor
The National Digital Equity Center, a 501c3 non-profit, is a nationally recognized organization with a mission to close the digital divide across the United States. The National Digital Equity Center has been, and will continue to be, a thought leader on digital equity and digital inclusion.The National Digital Equity Center provides Digital Literacy classes that provide opportunities for professional growth, personal enrichment, the development of computer skills, and preparation for professional careers in a supportive environment. Customized training and consulting solutions are offered to businesses and industries, as well as community residents. Online classes are held in a live interactive form using a videoconference platform; in-person classes are at community locations in collaboration with partner organizations. We provide all instruction in a small group interactive learning setting, whether it is online or in-person.
Click here to register for the following classes:
iPad Basics: 1/18, 1/25, 2/1 @ 2:30-3:30pm - this is a 3 week class
Chromebook Basics: 2/1 @ 1:00-2:00pm
Learning about Devices: 2/7 @ 5:30-6:30pm
Cutting the Cord: 2/8 @ 1:00-2:00pm
Android Basics: 3/7, 3/14, 3/21 @5:00 - 6:00pm - this is a 3 week class
iPhone Basics: 3/8, 3/15, 3/22 @ 2:30 - 3:30pm - this is a 3 week class
Applying for the Affordable Connectivity Program, 3/22 - 1:00 - 2:00pm
Now What Do I Want to Be.....
with GNG Adult Education Advisors
Have you been out of the workforce raising kids or caring for a family member? Whatever the reason, if you are looking for your next step, wondering what your next move will be, give us a call! We will help you identify your career interests and figure out how to get there. Individual appointments will be made with one of our advisors.
Call 657-9612 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to set up an appointment!
Sales Agent Class
with CRES Maine
This is an entirely online class that we truly believe is expansive, offering people a good amount of information about how buying and selling real estate works in the United States, along with information about working in the field of real estate. The prerequisite for taking this course is simply to have a high school education. Once completed this would allow the learner to become licensed as a real estate agent, if they wish.
A PDF copy of the course book is included in the cost. If you would like to purchase a hardcover book ($25 plus tax) please let us know at registration.
Instructor: Center for Real Estate Studies (CRESMaine)