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Fly Fishing Canoe Adventure

$200

with Colonel J.R. Mosher

Calendar Jun 1, 2019

This four-week (two hours per week) course is designed to enable 20 students to catch Maine native fish using fly rods and flies they have tied, while negotiating the Kennebec River in their own canoe. Course includes: basic fly tying, fly casting for river fishing, preparing native fish for meals, introduction to the canoe, river canoeing practical exercise, and a team Kennebec fishing adventure. Registered Maine Guides: Colonel J.R. Mosher, M.Ed., M.S.S., MBA Catherine M. Gordon, M.Ed. June to August 2019

Activities Coordinator

$1,395

with Bonnie Green

Calendar Feb 5, 2019 at 4 pm

 

** Before you register, you must complete an application packet which is available from the Adult Education Office at UTC.**

This 200-hour program is approved by and conducted in accordance with Maine Department of Health & Human Services and Division of Licensing & Regulatory Services utilizing the Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals (MEPAP) 2nd edition curriculum. The program builds from providing activity services to individuals and groups as a care giver, to developing and managing Activity Department services as a supervisor. Understanding social gerontology and adult development and growth across the life span is taught as the cornerstone for service approach. Elder care, on all levels, is investigated. Participants will learn to perform as full members of the health care team whose common objective is the quality of life for the dependent adult and to advocate for services in the private and public setting. 

Activities Coordinator

$1,395

with Bonnie Green

Calendar Feb 5, 2019 at 4 pm

 

** Before you register, you must complete an application packet which is available from the Adult Education Office at UTC.**

This 200-hour program is approved by and conducted in accordance with Maine Department of Health & Human Services and Division of Licensing & Regulatory Services utilizing the Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals (MEPAP) 2nd edition curriculum. The program builds from providing activity services to individuals and groups as a care giver, to developing and managing Activity Department services as a supervisor. Understanding social gerontology and adult development and growth across the life span is taught as the cornerstone for service approach. Elder care, on all levels, is investigated. Participants will learn to perform as full members of the health care team whose common objective is the quality of life for the dependent adult and to advocate for services in the private and public setting. 

Payment plan available: $300 deposit plus 11 payments of $99.54, paid every two weeks

Basic Life Support (BLS)

$65

with Holly Juilli

Calendar May 13, 2019 at 4 pm

The BLS for Healthcare Providers course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. This course covers: adult and pediatric CPR, two-rescuer scenarios and use of the bag valve masks, foreign body airway obstruction, automated external defibrillation, special resuscitation situations, stroke and cardiac arrest, and other cardiopulmonary emergencies. Participants will receive a certification card after successful completion. 

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

$1,000

with Grace Davis

Calendar Feb 5, 2019 at 4:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

*An application packet must be completed  before applicants will be interviewed. A background check is required by the state of Maine for this course. UTC will do the background check.*

This 180-hour course fulfills DHHS and DLRS requirements to work as a Certified Nursing Assistant in the State of Maine, including 90 hours of classroom instruction, 20 hours of skills lab instruction, and 70 hours of clinical training at an approved healthcare facility (typically done on selected Friday nights and all day Saturday). Upon successful completion of the course, students will take the state exam administered at UTC. Cost includes BLS/CPR Certifications, textbook, background check, state exam fee & liability insurance while in training. * This program has been approved for the use of GI Bill benefits. GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

Payment plan available: $250 deposit plus 8 payments of $93.75, paid every two weeks

CRMA 40 HOUR

$300

with Grace Davis

Calendar Feb 4, 2019

The Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA) standarized curriculum is designed for unlicensed workers. Successful completion of this course satisfies Departmental training requirements for workers who wish to pass medications in certain assisted housing programs. The CRMA curriculum is a standard curriculum and replaces any programs previously approved by the Department. It is a regulation requirement for Level III and Level IV Residential Care Facilities, Level III and Level IV PNMIs and Assisted Living Facilities to have workers trained in Medication Administration to administer medications in these settings. This program involves a 24 hour curriculum for the Level III and Level IV residential care facilities that are served by the Office of Aging and Disability Services (OADS). 

The CRMA 35-45 hour curriculum is for all other Level III and Level IV facilities. This program can only be taught by trainers approved by the Department of Health and Human Services. 

Home Owner Plumbing

$295

with Shane Bond

Calendar Feb 7, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

• Homeowner Plumbing: Learn some simple techniques to keep your plumbing system in working order by troubleshooting your homeowner project. Whether it’s a leaky faucet or a clogged drain, this class will help you get the repair or replacement done, without having to call a professional plumber… in true D.I.Y. fashion! Instructor: Shane Bond

Homeowner Electricity
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Homeowner Electricity

$295

with Jason Canarr

Calendar Feb 6, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

This course is part of our new Homeowner Do-It-Yourself Series. Take them separately or mix and match and save $25 on each class after your first. This course is designed to provide homeowners with all the information they need to understand the workings of their home electrical system. Projects include learning proper wiring techniques, how to install switches and outlets, troubleshooting, as well as the most recent National Electrical Codes. 





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