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ELL111: Career English- Beginner

Free
Calendar Next session starts Sep 10, 2019 at 10:30 am

English language learners who can add this class to English for Life if they want to further improve their vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, fluency, listening, speaking, and reading skills in real world situations.  You can choose from the following topics:

Reading, writing, and communication skills for college or the workplace

Computer skills (basic computer skills, internet, email, word, excel)

Resume-writing, job search/applications

Citizenship Test prep

Adobe Illustrator

$99

with Rob Underwood

Calendar Next session starts Nov 6, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Anyone can learn Illustrator! In this class by Adobe Certified Expert Rob Underwood, you will learn the basics of Adobe’s premiere vector application. You will learn how high quality illustrations, logos, and other custom artwork is built. You will need to have at least the 30-day trial of this application on a laptop to participate in the class. You will learn how to create a document, draw in Illustrator, use layers, tools panel, and typography.

Cosmetology Career Exploration Track

Free

with Soni Reese

Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

Have you ever thought about a job / career in hair styling, skin care, or professional make-up? Did you know that it takes a year or less to train for such jobs/careers? This track will help you learn about job opportunities and career-planning related to cosmetology; provide you with the basic reading, writing, math, presentation, critical thinking, problem-solving, interpersonal and organizational skills, as well as technology/computer skills needed to enter and succeed in such jobs/careers; and begin the process of applying to classes or training programs related to hair styling, barbering, skin care, and professional make-up.

Culinary Industry Career Exploration Track

Free

with Soni Reese

Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

Did you know that the food service industry is among those industries that are expected to gain the largest number of jobs in Mainebetween 2016 and 2026? This track will help you learn about job opportunities and career-planning related to the food service industry; improve basic math, reading, writing, speaking/presentation, critical thinking, problem-solving, interpersonal and organizational skills, and technology/computer skills needed to enter and succeed in such jobs/careers; and begin the process of applying to jobs, college classes or programs related to the food service/restaurant industry.

When you register, Soni will contact you to schedule your registration meeting, assessment, and goal setting meeting.  Rolling admission.

ELL221:Career English Intermediate/Advanced

Free
Calendar Next session starts Sep 9, 2019 at 5 pm
1 additional session on Sep 10, 2019

English language learners can add this class to English for Life if they would like to further improve their vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, fluency, listening, speaking, and reading skills in real world situations.  You can choose from the following topics:

Reading, writing, and communication skills for college or the workplace

Computer skills (basic computer skills, internet, email, word, excel)

Resume-writing, job search/applications

Citizenship Test prep

Etsy® Shop 101

$45

with Cherie Herne

Calendar Next session starts Feb 26, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Learn how to sell your crafs on Etsy®, the DIY Marketplace for the world market for art, design and home decor! Master the secrets of how to set up, and successfully run an Etsy® shop with experienced Etsy® Shop owner, Cherie Herne of Salty Girl and the Long Dog, not just to sell your handmade goods, but to be amazingly successful.

#smallbusiness

How to Get What You Want From..

$35

with Rob Kanzer

Calendar Next session starts Oct 28, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week
1 additional session on Nov 4, 2019

Most of us complain about what we don’t have. In this course, you will learn how to create a compelling statement of what you do want and also learn several techniques of how to get what you want. Life and business coach, Rob Kanzer, has 36 years of experience with corporate executives, moms and dads, small business owners, and folks just like you, helping them achieve happiness and success in their work, personal lives, and even their own inner peace of mind.

Photoshop I

$99

with Rob Underwood

Calendar Next session starts Jan 8, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

In this class by Adobe Certified Expert Rob Underwood, you will learn the basics of Adobe’s premiere photo editing application. Did you ever wonder how photos were edited so precisely? Did you ever want to remove an unwanted family member from a photo? Here’s your chance to learn how to “photoshop” images. You will need to have at least the 30-day trial of this application on a laptop to participate in the class. You will learn how to retouch photos, color correct, photo illustrate, use the tools panel, and work with layers.





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