Tools and Trades

CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT COURSE
MARKLEY, ISABELLE
The CNA course is a 200 hour course consisting of classroom, lab and clinical instruction in an area health care facility. This course meets the Maine State Board of Nursing requirements. Successful completion of this course and passing the State of Maine CNA competency exam will qualify an assistant to work in a hospital, rehabilitation facility, clinic, or home health care. A reading assessment is required to show English reading proficiency. Candidates for the CNA program need to call us at (207) 626-2470 to set up an appointment for the CASAS Reading Assessment. Candidates will be given an application packet to complete when they complete the assessment, along with a list of documentation they will need for the interview. Upon acceptance to the CNA program, an applicant must have a background check. Classes will be held Thursday and Friday during the day.
THU/FRI, March 1, 2018, Time TBA, 12 weeks, Technical Center, Self-supporting Fee: $1,000

WELDING FOR CERTIFICATION
DOYON, MAURICE
This course is designed for individuals who wish to enter the welding profession or enter a technical college program and/or test for the National Certification from the National Welding Society.  The certificate preparation is aimed for SMAW structural plate and/or FCAW structural plate.  This course does not cover pipe welding.  This 90 hour experience will serve as a stepping stone to professional welding skills or millwrights and welding technology.  There will be a focus on how to choose the right welding rod for the right job, oxy-fuel safety and handling techniques, and OSHA requirements.  This course will cover Stick and MIG/Flux Core welding.  This course is not for the hobbyist.  Limited to 10 students.
TUE/September 12, 2017, 4:30-8:30, 25 weeks, Technical Center, Cost: $30 (Residents); $35 (Non-residents) + $255 Lab & Supply Fee