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5 Secrets of Confident Conversation: Networking

$150

with Bonnie Gross

Calendar Dec 13, 2017

If you feel uncomfortable and shy at networking events, in meetings, and or at social functions, then this workshop is for you. Gain skills and confidence in - how to act, what to say, and how to make a great impression Learn how to project confidence in business and social situations  

How to enter a room full of strangers

Make people want to listen to what you  have to say!                     

Enter a room so that people want to talk to you

Introductions and how to remember names (including your own!)

How to start a conversation and what to talk about when you don’t know what to say

What to say (and do) in difficult situations, such as pronouncing a name incorrectly

Say goodbye so that people remember you!

Look good socially! (my foolproof formula)

Adobe Illustrator for Beginners (Spring 2018)

$89

with Rob Underwood

Calendar Mar 6, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Anyone can learn Illustrator! In this introductory 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, Creating a document, drawing in Illustrator, using layers, tools panel, and typography.

Be Heard! – Through the Glass Ceiling: Leadership Speaking Skills for Women

$200

with Bonnie Gross

Calendar Dec 13, 2017

Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the North America, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government, industry, and in professional firms including Law and Accounting. This means that women’s voices are still not heard equally in the decisions that most affect our lives. In her recent bestseller --Lean In,-- - Sheryl Sandberg , chief operating officer of Facebook  identified one of the major problems holding women back, is the faulty way women communicate to upper management, colleagues, and clients  in business situations. Please join Bonnie Gross, in “the ladies room,” to learn and change speaking  skills to make people recognize the true value of your ideas and help you reach your full potential.

Use  your voice, your tone, and your choice of words as powerful business tools. Communicate  your message so others will listen.

Get rid of negative speech habits such as “um” and poor pronunciation.  

Effectively  use your posture and  facial expression to make people listen to your ideas.

Discover your inner feelings and attitudes about being strong in business.

WOW your audience in presentations

Body Language, Presence, and Power: The Conversation Starts before Your Speak

$150

with Bonnie Gross

Calendar Dec 13, 2017

73% of what we communicate to other people is through our body language and facial expression. We may say one thing, but “project” a different message. Did you now that we are subconsciously judged by our body movements and facial expressions.

Identify your own positive and negative habits

Learn great new habits

Understand the habits of famous people, and why they work and don’t work

Learn what exactly do we mean we mean by “presence” – and why do we want it?

Practice great Body language for business meetings

Practice great Body language while presenting

Practice great Body language for networking (Can you talk, stand, and eat at the same time? Learn the secret)

Dental Assistant Certification
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Dental Assistant Certification

Price not
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with Academy of Medical Professional

Calendar Feb 26, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 10 weeks

This certificate class is held here in YORK! 10 week Certificate program in Dental Assisting for one of the most high-demand careers. This program is designed to teach all aspects of dental assisting and provide you the skills you need to work in this field and pass 2 national certificate exams and earn CPR certification. This program is taught by a Certified Dental Assistant ™ certificate and includes an opportunity for internships. The price of the course includes all books, exam preparation materials and fees for the DANB RHS® and ICE® exams and CPR certificate program. Upon passing the DANB RHS or ICE exams, you will receive a certificate of knowledge based on competency for that component from DANB. Payment plans available. CDA, RHS and ICE are registered trademarks of the Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB). This course is not reviewed or endorsed by DANB. TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL The Academy of Medical Professions. 866-516- 8274 or 207-721- 0714 www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com When you register please be sure to mention that you heard about the class from York Adult Education. By doing so we are able to continue to offer great programs through this partnership. We appreciate your support!

Dental Assistant Certification
Registration Unavailable

Dental Assistant Certification

Price not
available

with Academy of Medical Professional

Calendar Feb 26, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 10 weeks

This certificate class is held here in YORK! 10 week Certificate program in Dental Assisting for one of the most high-demand careers. This program is designed to teach all aspects of dental assisting and provide you the skills you need to work in this field and pass 2 national certificate exams and earn CPR certification. This program is taught by a Certified Dental Assistant ™ certificate and includes an opportunity for internships. The price of the course includes all books, exam preparation materials and fees for the DANB RHS® and ICE® exams and CPR certificate program. Upon passing the DANB RHS or ICE exams, you will receive a certificate of knowledge based on competency for that component from DANB. Payment plans available. CDA, RHS and ICE are registered trademarks of the Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB). This course is not reviewed or endorsed by DANB. TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL The Academy of Medical Professions. 866-516- 8274 or 207-721- 0714 www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com When you register please be sure to mention that you heard about the class from York Adult Education. By doing so we are able to continue to offer great programs through this partnership. We appreciate your support!

Fearless Public Speaking: Speak, Act And Look Like a Leader

$150

with Bonnie Gross

Calendar Dec 13, 2017

When there are 2 people with the same skills entering a room, delivering a speech, or participating in a meeting– it’s the person who looks, act and sounds like a leader who is memorable in every way. Make sure next time—it’s YOU. This class teaches you the skills not usually taught in traditional “ presentation skills” courses –you will learn secrets of how to speak, look and act like a leader. Don’t be the one who is passed over! Don’t Panic! -Being a calm, confident, impactful presenter starts before you write the first line- it starts with what and how you think. Learn the Skills of the Pros  - the speaking skills of great public speakers, such as John F. Kennedy and Steve Jobs, who have used their voices and speaking style to exude power and influence.

Overcome anxiety

Deliver a powerful message

Sound natural and conversational

Get rid of annoying speech habits such as “um” and “up” tone

Capture and hold the attention of your audience

Improve your voice projection

Learn to be a great  “virtual” speaker on conference calls and webinars

How to Grow a Successful Drone Business

$39

with Thomas-john Veilleux

Calendar Mar 20, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

This course provides an overview for using drones legally and safely, in compliance with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and developing a business plan for commercial drone operators. You do not need a drone license to attend this class. Presented by MaineUAV. Appropriate for participants ages 16+.





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