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WoWi - World of Work Inventory

Free
Calendar Current session started Jan 3, 2022

The World of Work Inventory (WOWi) is a comprehensive career assessment instrument, which has been carefully constructed to help a person learn the most about him or herself in relation to the wide variety of occupations available. The WOWi provides a personalized profile for each person. As a result, you will receive a listing of occupations most suitable to your unique combination of personality, interests and skills. If you are uncertain about what career you should be in, if you are considering a career change, or thinking of going back to school, the WOWI Online can help you explore your options, so you can make the best and most informed career decisions. Finding the right line of work is not always easy. Because you’re a complex person, you need a career test that measures more than one aspect of who you are in order to help you find the most suitable and satisfying occupation. That’s why WOWI Online measures interests, aptitudes, and personality. You will receive customized reports with career recommendations as well as O*NET career growth outlooks, salary ranges, and levels of education and training needed to enter the industry.

Free, 207-439-5896 call for link to take the online assessment then meet with the career counselor to interpret the career reports.

English

$40

with Rita Pender

Calendar Current session started Jan 13, 2022 at 5 pm

This high school diploma class is free to registered Maine Adult Ed. High School completion students.

Non-academic or those wishing to improve work place skills may be subject to course fee.

Please feel free to call for details.

Academic & Career Access Lab

Free

with Rita Pender

Calendar Current session started Jan 20, 2022 at 1 pm

REGISTER ANYTIME!

FREE! Individual and group tutoring for Math, Computer Science and English is scheduled based on student needs. Computers are available to support HiSET test prep, career exploration, employer testing and job applications.

IC3 (Internet and Computing Core) Computer Certification for Career Development
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IC3 (Internet and Computing Core) Computer Certification for Career Development

Free

with Samee Mushtak

The IC3 program uses a comprehensive curriculum and experienced instructors to develop skills in 7 key competency areas: Technology Basics, Digital Citizenship, Information Management, Content Creation, Communication, Collaboration, and finally Safety and Security.  The course offers customizable and tiered certification levels. Upon passing the Level 1 exam students will demonstrate a solid foundational knowledge related to the key competency areas. The Level 2 exam has students perform tasks and demonstrate their skills in each of the competency areas. Level 3 certification demonstrates technology leadership skills and the ability to manage systems and processes, to solve problems and provide guidance to others. Potential to earn college credits upon completion of all 3 levels by earning a Master Certification in Digital Literacy. 

Free for qualified students: to be determined at time of registration.

For More Information: IC3

Classes are online with a live instructor Tuesdays/Thursdays from 6-8 pm, beginning April 5th.

Contact us to complete the required orientation and assessments to prepare for the class and eligibility for grant funded course fee.

Accounting Fundamentals Series
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Accounting Fundamentals Series

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with ed 2go

To register or for more details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/accounting-basics/

Accounting Fundamentals

In this course, you'll learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. You'll get hands-on experience with handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities. We'll cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period.

Accounting Fundamentals II

This course will build on the knowledge you gained in Accounting Fundamentals, to provide you with a solid understanding of corporate accounting practices. You'll explore such topics as special journals, uncollectible accounts receivable, plant assets, depreciation, notes and interest, accrued revenue and expenses, dividends, retained earnings, and various financial reports for corporations.

 

Basic Computer Skills Suite
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Basic Computer Skills Suite

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with ed 2go

To register or view details visit ed2go at: https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/computer-courses/

Keyboarding

If you want to learn touch-typing or improve your existing typing skills, this is the perfect course for you! With the skills you master here, you'll become faster and more confident at the keyboard. By the end of the course, you'll know how to touch-type the alphabetic, numeric, and symbol keys; create, save, and edit word processing documents; and successfully take a timed writing test during a job interview.

Computer Skills for the Workplace

Most jobs today require a working knowledge of certain computer skills. This course is a great introduction to Windows 10 and Office 2016 and is designed to provide the fundamental computer competencies you need to survive and prosper in today's fast-changing workplace. When you finish this course, you will have learned why employers consider technological literacy so critical to the success of any organization.

Introduction to PC Troubleshooting

The vast majority of the problems people experience with their computers are completely avoidable, and most can be solved with nothing more than a few minutes of your time. Whether you're a computer newbie or a master, Intro to PC Troubleshooting will show you how to maintain and optimize a Windows PC. So what are you waiting for? Let's troubleshoot - and fix - some PCs!

Behavior Health Professional Training

$25

with Woodfords Family Services

REGISTER ANYTIME!

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!

We are excited to connect our adult education community with this wonderful ONLINE training program. This online training is Free. The online training will equip you to successfully help children who are currently on a waitlist for 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 then 3, 4-hour live sessions, including the new ethics and boundaries training. 

Once the modules are completed, participants that do not already possess CPR certification will be required to complete either in-person or blended Child & Adult CPR/FA training. Woodford’s offers several training times per month at our Westbrook location. 

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.

Linda Greer, the Director of Marshwood and Kittery Adult Education will advise and support students on their training journey. Linda has expertise in the BHP field.

Registration Fee: $25

Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners
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Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners

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with ed 2go

For more details or to register visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/web-2-0-blogs-wikis-and-podcasts/

Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners will teach you how to plan and create your very own blog and podcast. Through hands-on exercises, you will discover the benefits of using free web tools like Blogger, WordPress, Audacity, and YouTube. You will find that creating a blog and podcast is much easier than you ever imagined.

First, you will learn how to develop a plan for the content, setup, maintenance, and how to use free blogging software like Blogger and WordPress to put that plan into action. After that, learn how to record a professional-sounding audio podcast with a very simple recording tool you already have. You will edit the file with another free software program, add music to it, and then post it online for others to enjoy. Finally, you will find out how to record a video podcast. You will edit it, add special effects, drop in a podcasting-safe music file, and then publish it online.

 





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