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BHP: Behavioral Health Professional Certification

$159

with Meegan Pratt

Calendar Next session starts Nov 9, 2019 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 starts: Oct 1 Face-to-face class is Friday, 9am-4pm, Cost: $159, Nov 9

CNA:Certified Nursing Assistant Info Fall 2019

Free

with Delcia Allain

Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

Looking for a career in the medical field caring for people? Our instructors ensure that each person not only understands the content but can personally care for people as if they were family. Earn-as-you-learn or pay for your course options ($1200). Next Session begins Sept. 3, 2019 Call 363-7922 to schedule the required pre-assessment, orientation and interview. Register to get more information.

First Aid CPR AED for Adult/Child/Infant

$99

with Elle Zuckerman

Calendar Next session starts Oct 22, 2019 at 4:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks
1 additional session on Jan 14, 2020

American Heart Association Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrive.

Healthcare Career Exploration Track

Free
Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

The healthcare industry is one of the fastest growing industries in Maine and is expected to generate the largest number of jobs in Maine between 2016 and 2026. Would you like to explore a career in healthcare/healthcare administration? This track will help you learn about job opportunities and career-planning related to different types of healthcare services in a variety of settings; improve your math, reading, writing, verbal communication, and computer skills tailored for health-care professionals; learn about the social aspects of health and illness; develop the interpersonal, organizational, and soft skills that will help you enter and succeed in a healthcare-related job/career.

 

Thinking About a Trip to Walt Disney World

$9

with Kelly Monroe

Calendar Next session starts Sep 30, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Meet Kelly Monroe from in the magic travel and learn about resorts, park tickets, theme parks and dining. Kelly is an experienced travel agent specializing in all things Disney!

YACE Volunteer Orientation

Free

with Susan Gross

Calendar Next session starts Sep 17, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 2 weeks
1 additional session on Sep 18, 2019

Mental Health First Aid is a national best-practice, evidence-based certification course that teaches you how to help someone who is in a mental health crisis. The training helps you identify, understand, and respond to signs of addictions and mental illness. This 8-hour course leads to a 3 year certification issued by the National Council on Behavioral Health. For school staff, you can earn 8 continuing ed credits while meeting the state mandate for suicide awareness training. This training is sponsored by a partnership between YACE and Choose to be Healthy Coalition of York Hospital.

Youth Mental Health First Aid Certification

Free

with Sweetser .

Calendar Next session starts Nov 8, 2019 at 9 am, runs for 2 weeks

Mental Health First Aid is a national best-practice, evidence-based certification course that teaches you how to help someone who is in a mental health crisis. The training helps you identify, understand, and respond to signs of addictions and mental illness. This 8-hour course leads to a 3 year certification issued by the National Council on Behavioral Health. For school staff, you can earn 8 continuing ed credits while meeting the state mandate for suicide awareness training. This training is sponsored by a partnership between YACE and Choose to be Healthy Coalition of York Hospital.  Bring $5 to pay for lunch.





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