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with Susan Robbins R.N.

Calendar Sep 11, 2021 at 8 am, runs for 20 weeks

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 

2021 Session begins: Saturday, September 11, 2021 

20-week session 

Classroom sessions are from 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM on Saturdays and 4-8 PM on some Tuesdays 

To be placed on the interest list and receive an application to this program call our office (207-647-5138) to be put on our interest list for our 2021 class  or go to to see which other programs are offering this class. 

Compt TiA/A+ IT Microcredential Training


with David Rathbone

Calendar Oct 5, 2021 at 5:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

This valuable industry recognized micro-credential certification is a 3-part process. Students complete IC3 level and CompTiA/A+ certification, along with a 20 hour internship after passing the exams for each section. This course is offered FREE to eligible applicants. Priority is being given to Cumberland County Residents who ALSO meet the low/moderate income guidelines. 

Those students who have completed and passed the IC3 exams may register. Those who have not taken the class may opt to take the 3 exams FREE if they meet eligibility requirements, pending instructor approval.  

There will be an information session mid-September for interested students who will be contacted with the date when scheduled. You may register for this information session by clicking here. Class size is limited, so register for the information session soon.     

Comp TiA Part 1-  Introduction to PC Repair   8 week session  

Begins: 10 - 5 - 11/3 (no classes Thanksgiving week)  

Tuesdays, 5:30 - 8:00 

Ends: Week of April 12. 

Cost:  Free, including certification exams. Class size limited to 8 students  

Comp TiA Part 2-Advanced PC Repair -  8 week session  

Begins: 3/1 - 4/25 (no classes week of 4/18/April vacation) 

Tuesdays, 5:30 - 8:00 

Ends: Week of April 12. 

Cost:  Free, including certification exams. Class size limited to 8 students. 

Tuesday classes are live instruction where you will work directly with the instructor to complete the required curriculum. Online instruction is also required, and all students are expected to complete all assigned independent instruction, which will take an additional 4 - 6 hours per week.  

Phlebotomy Technician
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Phlebotomy Technician


with Chris Connor

Calendar Oct 9, 2021 at 9 am, runs for 11 weeks

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

or call  207-627-4291

Instructor: Christopher Connor


Class size is limited.  

Instructor: Christopher Connor 

Begins: October 9, 2021 

Ends: December 18, 2021 

11-week session 


Location: Lake Region Adult Education, Naples 

Fee: $750 

Students are responsible for purchasing books for this course. 

If you have any questions, please call 627-4291 for more information. 


Behavioral Health Professional Certification Training
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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.There is a one-time administration fee of $25

See Blended Learning Curriculum at Woodfords Family Service for more information at

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Interest List


with To be determined AE

*By "signing up" for this class you will be put on our waitlist. Currently our enrollment is full for our Spring 2021 class.

The Lake Region Adult Ed class will start Saturday February 27, 2021 and run for 23 weeks at our facility on the Lake Region High School campus.

*The following dates are for the Lake Region Adult Ed program. Classes will be held at our facility on the Lake Region High School campus.*


February 27th – July 31st 2021

8:30 AM- 4:00 PM

Cost of class is $2799.00

A high school diploma is required to enter this class. 

Both Lake Region Adult and and Gray/New Gloucester Adult Ed will be offering CCMA courses after the first of the year. This program trains students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. For students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare, this may be the opportunity you are waiting for. CCMA students will find great employment opportunities in our area.

Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.


Please call either program to put your name on the interest list for this class. Classes will run based on enrollment, so get your name on the interest list soon to receive up-to-date information as it becomes available.  



Certified Group Fitness and Personal Trainer
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Certified Group Fitness and Personal Trainer


with Academy of Medical Professions

Looking for a new career?  Interested in changing lives of those around you?  How about a part-time career or to get paid to work out?  This program is designed to teach you everything you need to know to enter the health and fitness field as a group fitness instructor and/or personal trainer.  Our trainers are highly recognized in this field, with more than 20 years experience, and will provide you hands-on training to pass the national tests through AFAA.  The program is all-inclusive and will include AED, First Aid and CPR certifications as well.  You may choose to complete both group fitness and personal training, or take one or the other.  Lectures are once a week for 10 or 20 weeks.  $1,500 or $3,000 for both.  All materials included in fee including National Certification Exams.  TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL The Academy of Medical Professions. 866-516-8274 or  207-721-0714 or 

National Healthcareer Association Certification
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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 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!

Pharmacy Technician Certificate program w/PTCB national certification
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Pharmacy Technician Certificate program w/PTCB national certification


with Academy of Medical Professions

All Inclusive 14 week program. 

Work One-On-One with a Pharmacy Technician Trainer and entirely online with support from a Pharmacy Technician and Trainer.  The Pharmacy Technician is one of the fastest growing jobs in health care today.  In this course, you will learn everything from the role 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 and more of hundreds of drugs.  You will be able to identify pills on sight with pill photos, gain a better understanding of how certain drugs work within the body with a concise review of relevant anatomy and physiology, and stay up to date with cutting-edge pharmacy practice with the latest information on new drugs, regulations, HIPAA guidelines and safety procedures.  You will be ready to pass your PTCB national certification included in cost.

TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL:  866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www.  $1,850.00.

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