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BHP: Behavioral Health Professional Certification

$159

with Daniel Sheehan

Calendar Next session starts Oct 6, 2018 at 9 am, runs for 4 weeks

This NEW blended online and in-person certification course teaches individuals how to provide in-home support to children (4 - 21 years of age) with intellectual/developmental delays, Autism, or major mental health diagnosis in their home and community – this class meets the state requirements for certification as a BHP for job placement.  High school diploma or equivalency is required to attend this BHP training.  CPR/First Aid is needed in conjunction with this course for certification.  See CPR dates above.  CPR cost is NOT included in the cost of this course.

Online portion and CPR must be completed before the Face-to-Face portion of the class.       

Online class session start dates:     1) Sept 5          2) Dec 3                                                                                                              

Face-to-face class is Saturday, 9am-4pm, Cost: $159                          Session Dates:                               1) Oct 6       2) Jan 19

Body Language, Presence, and Power

$99

with Bonnie Gross

Calendar Next session starts Sep 10, 2018

73% of what we communicate to other people is through our body language and facial expressions. We may say one thing, but “project” a different message. Learn the art of body language and you’ll get your message across!

Business and Marketing Writing (Fall 2018)
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Business and Marketing Writing (Fall 2018)

$99

with Online with Ed2Go.com/yace

Calendar Next session starts Sep 12, 2018 , runs for 20 weeks

Write great marketing copy to improve your company’s image and your chances of getting hired or promoted. Cost: $89 for 6 weeks online series - www.Online with Ed2Go.com/yace.  Session Start Dates: February 14, March 14, April 11, May 16, June 13

Cert. Group Exercise; Personal Trainer

$3,000

with Academy of Medical Professions

Calendar Next session starts Sep 1, 2018 , runs for 10 weeks

This 10 week Group Fitness and/or 10 week Personal Training Certification will provide you national certifications through AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America). This program is designed to teach you the skills you need to successfully enter these professions on a full-time or part-time basis. We will help you to change the lives of others while you make money doing what you love. As a Group Fitness Instructor, you will be able to effectively lead any type of group exercise program. This program, which also includes CPR and First Aid certifications, is the first level of certification you will need order to start your new career. You can work in any type of fitness facility including: Assisted living and colleges, even working with children or working with kids involved with sports. Some types of group fitness include: Yoga, Pilates, Zumba, boot camp, interval training, step aerobics, water aerobics, Spinning, and more. As a Personal Trainer, you n choose to work independently with clients for yourself or choose to work at a fitness facility where they provide you the clientele. If you are looking to change one life at a time and work closely with a client, this is a great career. Most group exercise instructors are also personal trainers and do a little bit of both to supplement their income. Some of the skills you will need include: Excellent communication skills, creativity, knowledge of nutrition and fitness do’s and don’ts which are taught in programs like ours. This is a career that is constantly changing, so continued education will be essential, which can be accomplished by attending conferences, online resources, health and nutrition materials such as magazines, reports, and books. You will be required to keep up with credits towards your certifications every year. This program will provide you all the skills necessary to start teaching and training, passing the certifications, preparing your resume, and finding work. Choose to take Personal Training Certification or Group Fitness, or both. If you complete the course with a satisfactory grade, you will receive a Certificate of Completion, a Letter of recommendation, a list of companies in the field with web site addresses and phone numbers, and we would be happy to provide personal references. Our instructors are professionals in the industry and can offer you the benefit of their knowledge and experience. Click here to register.

Certificate in Gerontology (Fall 2018)
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Certificate in Gerontology (Fall 2018)

$160

with Online with Ed2Go.com/yace

Calendar Next session starts Sep 12, 2018 , runs for 20 weeks

The Certificate in Gerontology represents a specialization in the field of gerontology. Professionals who work with the older population need continuing professional education to gain a broad understanding of the field and to stay current with emerging trends. Cost: $150 for 6 weeks online series - www.Online with Ed2Go.com/yace.  Session Start Dates: February 14, March 14, April 11, May 16, June 13

Certificate in Stress Management (Fall 2018)
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Certificate in Stress Management (Fall 2018)

$94

with Online with Ed2Go.com/yace

Calendar Next session starts Sep 12, 2018 , runs for 20 weeks

Explore the physiological, social, and psychological impacts of stress and study methods to get stress under control. Cost: $84 for 6 weeks online series - www.Online with Ed2Go.com/yace.  Session Start Dates: February 14, March 14, April 11, May 16, June 13

Clinical Medical Assistant

$3,000

with Academy of Medical Professions

Calendar Next session starts Sep 1, 2018 , runs for 16 weeks

There are few industries that offer as much opportunity ad stability as the healthcare industry. If you are considering a career in healthcare, becoming a Clinical Medical Assistant may be perfect for you. A career in Medical Assisting could provide you with everything you’re looking for: A short training period, excellent job opportunities, a good salary, and a professional working environment. What is a Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA)? A Clinical Medical Assistant is a medical support professional that performs a variety of tasks to assist physicians in providing patient care, while ensuring that clinics and hospitals run smoothly and efficiently. While CMAs working in smaller practices may be required to perform some administrative tasks, those working in larger medical facilities focus mainly on providing support services directly related to patient care. Here at the Academy we offer both Clinical and Administrative programs that can be combined. Clinical Medical Assistants are more often found at the physician’s side working in close contact with patients. Typically Medical Assistants prep rooms and prepare patients for examinations, while helping manage medical supply inventories. CMAs may also assist nurses and physicians providing direct patient care by taking medical histories, charting vitals, and assisting in examinations and procedures. Some even perform more advanced tasks under the supervision of a physician such as cleaning and dressing wounds, removing sutures, collecting blood and other specimens as well as administering medication. Characteristics of a successful Clinical Medical Assistant: Excellent communicator, ability to multitask, organized, ability to handle stress and think clearly on the fly. One must be compassionate while still maintaining a professional distance. This job often involves working with people who are sometimes frustrated, anxious, tired, sick and possibly even dying. All courses offered either locally at Adult Education Centers, and/or Online Live or through Recorded Classes lectures to be taken at the students own pace and time. Click here to register.

Computer Skills for the Workplace (Fall 2018)
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Computer Skills for the Workplace (Fall 2018)

$99

with Online with Ed2Go.com/yace

Calendar Next session starts Sep 12, 2018 , runs for 20 weeks

Gain a working knowledge of the computer skills you’ll need to succeed in today’s job market. Cost: $89 for 6 week course - www.Online with Ed2Go.com/yace.  Session Start Dates: February 14, March 14, April 11, May 16, June 13





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