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ABE CAREER ADVISING
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ABE CAREER ADVISING

Free

with Rebecca Corcoran

Calendar Mar 5, 2018 at 8:30 am, runs for 8 weeks

This course will prepare ABE student for the workplace. it covers interest inventories, self-evaluations of work abilities and skill toward career pathways. Recognizing and overcoming barriers to the workplace will be discussed as well as development of appropriate attitudes, time management, organizational skills, conflict resolution, and work ethics. Interviewing skills and how to fill out job applications on paper and online will be covered. We will address the soft skills one needs to get and keep a job. Text Fee: TBA

ACADEMIC AND CAREER ADVISING
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ACADEMIC AND CAREER ADVISING

Free

with Rebecca Corcoran

Calendar Mar 1, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

This course will prepare students for post secondary education and the workplace. It covers interest inventories, learning styles, and personality preferences, self-evaluations of work abilities and skill toward career pathways. Recognizing and overcoming barriers to college and the workplace will be discussed as well as developmentof appropriate attitudes, time management, organizational skills, conflict resolution, and work ethics. College placement testing, college tours, navigating a college campus or career site, interviewing skills and applications for college and work will be covered, along with resumes, and doing on-line applications. We will address the soft skills one needs to get and keep a job or stay in school. Text fee: TBA

ACADEMIC AND CAREER ADVISING
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ACADEMIC AND CAREER ADVISING

Free

with Rebecca Corcoran

Calendar Mar 26, 2018 at 2:30 pm, runs for 8 weeks

This course will prepare students for post secondary education and the workplace. It covers interest inventories, learning styles, and personality preferences, self-evaluations of work abilities and skill toward career pathways. Recognizing and overcoming barriers to college and the workplace will be discussed as well as developmentof appropriate attitudes, time management, organizational skills, conflict resolution, and work ethics. College placement testing, college tours, navigating a college campus or career site, interviewing skills and applications for college and work will be covered, along with resumes, and doing on-line applications. We will address the soft skills one needs to get and keep a job or stay in school. Text fee: TBA

ACADEMIC AND CAREER ADVISING
Registration Unavailable

ACADEMIC AND CAREER ADVISING

Free

with Rebecca Corcoran

Calendar Mar 28, 2018 at 2:30 pm, runs for 8 weeks

This course will prepare students for post secondary education and the workplace. It covers interest inventories, learning styles, and personality preferences, self-evaluations of work abilities and skill toward career pathways. Recognizing and overcoming barriers to college and the workplace will be discussed as well as developmentof appropriate attitudes, time management, organizational skills, conflict resolution, and work ethics. College placement testing, college tours, navigating a college campus or career site, interviewing skills and applications for college and work will be covered, along with resumes, and doing on-line applications. We will address the soft skills one needs to get and keep a job or stay in school. Text fee: TBA

AMERICA'S BOATING COURSE 3

$10

with Kennebec River Sail and Power Squadron

Calendar Mar 20, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Offered by the Kennebec River Sail and Power Squadron, this 8 week course covers Boat Handling, Trailering, Aids to Navigation, Marine Radio Usage, Navigation Rules, Personal Watercraft Operation and Dealing with Adverse Conditions and Emergencies. Also included are Knots and Lines, Anchoring, the use of Marine Charts, Piloting and Determining Position. Fee of $55 includes book and materials and is to be paid to the instructor the first night of class.

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN

$50

with Oliver Solmitz

Calendar Feb 27, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Students will gain a fundamental understanding of space and how it can be defined to benefit their life. Through lecture, demonstration, example, evaluation, and discussion, as well as exercises in architectural design, students will begin to understand the importance of good design in the built environment as well as learning some basic methods of architectural design. Material list:

Architectural Design

Supply List

*Mechanical pencil

*Fat and fine sharpie marker

*Eraser

*Roll of Canary trace paper

*Drafting tape or drafting dots/tabs (used to hold layers of trace           together and be able to once again separate)

*Ruler: regular ruler, or if you want to spend the money, an architects     Scale ruler

*Optional pad of 80 lb. paper 24x30 inches for presentation of drawing

BLS/AED FOR THE HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS

$40

with Ken Martin

Calendar Mar 28, 2018 at 5 pm, runs for 1 week

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers classroom course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. This course is for healthcare professionals, direct care workers, day care providers, and those who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. The course is also for community members that are ready, willing and able to offer a hand during a crisis. Material fee of $25 to be paid to instructor.

BRAZILIAN PORTUGUESE AND CULTURE - PART A

$84

with Jorgeanne Barley

Calendar Mar 29, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 7 weeks

Learn the basics of the Brazilian Portuguese language and gain a cultural background of Brazil and its rhythms. Be ready for a highly interactive and fun class with music, dance, food, and lots of energy! You will get an understanding from inside out of this amazing country and its people! Be ready to learn how to dance Samba and how to make "Feijoada" (bean stew)!





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