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Assisted Living Caregiver Ready Certification

$640

with Barbara Roberts

Calendar Mar 1, 2018 at 12 pm, runs for 13 weeks

This combined certification has a prerequisite of high school diploma or equivalent and CASAS Reading and Math score of 236 and includes:

Personal Support Specialist (PSS), a 56-hour training approved by the Office of Licensing and Regulatory Services that is required for individuals who would like to work as a PSS: providing personal care (bathing, dressing, toileting, transfer), home management and providing assistance in the aging process and diseases.

Certified Residential Medical Aid (CRMA), a 40-hour training focusing on safe and acceptable procedures in the administration of meds and treatments as assigned by a residence administrator.

Math & Reading for Healthcare, a 32-hour course to improve math and reading skills specific to the healthcare industry.  Tuesday, March 6 to April 24, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Resume & Interview for the Job, a 16-hour session giving you tips and practice for putting your experience and education into the proper resume format as well as interview preparation and presentation including mock interviews.  Tuesday, May 1 to May 22, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Materials provided include blood pressure cuff and uniform (specifics given at first class.)

NOTE: PSS ($225) and CRMA ($350) may be taken independently as well

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BHP: Behavioral Health Professional 1/6

$225

with Lyn Dowler

Calendar Jan 6, 2018 at 8 am, runs for 7 weeks

One-on-one support of children (4-18/21 years of age) with intellectual/development delays and/or Autism in their home and within the community, usually after school until early evening hours and/or during the day on weekends etc. High-school diploma or equivalency is required to attend the 43-hour BHP training (includes CPR/first aid/AED/bloodborne pathogen training.) Most employees require a valid driver's license.

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CRMA: Certified Residential Medical Aid

$350

with Barbara Roberts

Calendar Apr 26, 2018 at 12 pm, runs for 6 weeks

A 40-hour training: The CRMA utilizes safe and acceptable procedures in the administration of medications and treatments as assigned (directly or indirectly) by the Administrator and in accordance with Maine’s Regulations Governing the Licensing and Functioning of Assisted Housing Programs. CRMA’s are accountable for performing these functions in accordance with accepted standards. Candidates must bring proof of high-school diploma or equivalency.

This course has a prerequisite of high school diploma or equivalent and CASAS Reading and Math score of 236.

 

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Pharmacy Technician Certificate with PTCB national certification
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Pharmacy Technician Certificate with PTCB national certification

$1,850

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 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 nationals certification which is includes in the cost.  Cost of certificate is $1850 which includes all materials.  Payment plans are available.  

Please email AdultEd@sanford.org for specific information and registration for this clas

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PSS: Personal Support Specialist

$225

with Barbara Roberts

Calendar Mar 1, 2018 at 12 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This course has a prerequisite of high school diploma or equivalent and CASAS Reading and Math score of 236 and includes:

Personal Support Specialist (PSS), a 56-hour training approved by the Office of Licensing and Regulatory Services that is required for individuals who would like to work as a PSS: providing personal care (bathing, dressing, toileting, transfer), home management and providing assistance in the aging process and diseases.

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