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with Chris Connor
The Phlebotomist is a vital member of the clinical laboratory team who obtains a patient’s blood specimens by venipuncture and micro collection for testing purposes. Phlebotomists are employed across the healthcare system. Classroom and clinical experience at Bridgton Hospital includes medical terminology, blood collection, procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. Learners must produce documentation of a recent medical physical examination conducted and signed by a physician, and the following vaccinations: Hepatitis B, MMR, Tetanus, Varicella, and TB.
Class size is limited.
To enroll, email email@example.com
or call 207-627-4291
Instructor: Christopher Connor
Tuition for this class is being sponsored by Bridgton Hospital
Class runs, September 24, 2022-December 10, 2022
Saturdays 9:00 a.m.- 1:30 p.m.
Location: In-person Lake Region Adult Education, Naples
Fee: $117-for the NHA Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam
NHA Certification is an advantage in the employment process
Students are responsible for purchasing books for this course.
If you have any questions, please call 627-4291 for more information.
American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS)
with Susan Robbins R.N.
This is an American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support Course targeted for the healthcare field audience. The course provides the foundation for saving lives from cardiac arrest. It teaches both single-rescuer and team basic life support skills in both the prehospital and in facility environments with a focus on high quality CPR and team dynamics. This is an 8 hour course.
American Heart Association (AHA): Heartsaver Adult/Child/Infant CPR and AED & First Aid
with Susan Robbins R.N.
This course provides a framework for learning basic skills that may save a life or prevent further injury. You will learn first aid basics, CPR for adults, children, and infants, AED use, and emergency opioid aid. The course includes classroom instruction and practice as well as a return demonstration of skills. There is a pass/fail component to the demonstration of skills learned in the class. The class is 8 hours in length.
Behavioral Health Professional Certification Training
with Woodford Family Services
We are looking for individuals who want to make a difference in a child’s life. 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.
Children’s Behavioral Health Services are vital to Maine’s children with Intellectual Disabilities, Autism and Mental Health Disorders and their families and we are excited to connect our community with Woodfords Family Service for this wonderful ONLINE training program.
This online training will equip you to successfully help children who are currently on a wait list for services and become an integral part of a child’s treatment team. The training will prepare you for employment through local social services agencies. You can start at any time and finished at your own pace.You will complete 12 online modules then (3) 4-hour live sessions, including the new ethics and boundaries training. Once the modules are completed, you will receive free online blood borne pathogen training and virtual First Aid & CPR training if you do not already possess those certifications. The entire training requirements will take about 45 hours.Any individual who will be 18 years of age or older upon completion of the course may register.
Career Advising Services
with Rhonda Jacobson
With two certified career advisors on staff, we can help you create a career pathway plan that’s right for you.
• Explore occupations
• Develop career goals and objectives
• Assess your academic readiness
• Find training programs
• Develop your resume and cover letter
• Learn about interviewing techniques and the job search process
Contact us for an appointment to meet with an advisor: 207-627-4291 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Interest List
with To be determined AE
We are not currently offering this program, however Gray New-Gloucester Adult and Community Education may be. For more information, please visit www.gngadulted.org or call Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education at (207) 657-9612.
140 Classroom Hours w/ a Clinical Externship
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.
*By "signing up" for this class you will be put on our interest list. Currently there is no CCMA course scheduled at Lake Region and Fryeburg Area Adult Ed. Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education may already have a class scheduled and we encourage you to reach out to them.
CNA Interest List
with Susan Robbins R.N.
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.
This is a class, laboratory, and clinical component course that will prepare the student to take the Maine State Board of Nursing (MSBoN) CNA examination. The course is 180 hours spanning over 20 weeks. Most meeting days are on Saturday, with some Tuesday afternoon/evenings as well. You must attend all sessions. Our clinical partners are Norway Health and Rehabilitation Center and Bridgton Hospital.
Application and enrollment information is available through our interest list for this and future CNA classes.
Instructor: Susan Robbins, MSN, RN
Starting January 7, 2023
To be placed on the interest list and receive an application to this program click here or call our office (207-647-5138). Or go to maineadulted.org to see which other programs are offering this class.
National Healthcareer Association Certification
Are you employed as a phlebotomist or clinical medical assistant and don't have your National Healthcare Association certification? A real plus for career advancement or employment. Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education is an authorized site to proctor this nationally recognized exam. Visit nhanow.com to determine if you qualify to sit for the exam based on your work experience. Examinees self-register and pay for the exam online. Then call us to arrange a testing date!