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Clinical Medical Assistant
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Clinical Medical Assistant

$3,000

with Academy of Medical Professions

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Medical assistatnts are responsible for a variety of medical office tasks from administrative to technical and scientific duties and must have high quality people skills. Some of the job duties include cleaning and dressing wounds, taking blood samples, administering medications, taking vitals, preparing patient for EKGs, obtaining a patient's history, and assisting physicians during examinations. Our program provides virtual reality-style classwork, as well as traditional teaching for a blended learning experience. Practicals are performed during the program to ensure that the student has proper techniques and will be ready to pass national certification. Upon completion of the program, you will sit for national certification exam through NHA. Course fee includes national certification, 6 practice exams, online study materials, books, resume assistance, and associated fees. Externships may be available in your area. Payment plans available. Call Academy of Medical Professions toll free 866-516-8274, 207-721-0714 or email info @academyofmedicalprofessions.com. No class April 21 and 23.

Punch Needle

$50

with Sarah deGrandis

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Make a modern, fun, piece of wall art for your home using the traditional craft of punch needle rug hooking! Learn the basics and tools of punch needle, as well as tips and tricks, ideas on how to finish your piece, and the confidence to start new ones on your own. $20materials fee included in the cost of the course. Students will pick up the materials kit at the Merrymeeting Topsham office prior to class. This class will be offered through Zoom or Webex. Students must have an audio and video enabled computer, tablet or smartphone to participate. Merrymeeting will send you information about accessing the class prior to its start date.

Your Best Clothing Colors

$100

with Candace Sanborn

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

This is a 2 class course.  It meets on October 13th and October 27th.

Learn your most flattering clothing colors in this interactive, 2-part class!

Class 1: Color Analysis - Participants will get an overview of color and its impact on appearance. Each participant will take turns having their colors individually analyzed while classmates observe and weigh in. This is fun for everyone involved and learning the concepts is increased when observing the difference it makes in others.

Class 2: Analysis results; Face Shape Determination & Recommendations - Color palettes will be delivered prior to class. The class will review the palettes and how to use them. Afterwards, we'll review the 10 face shapes and learn how to choose flattering glasses and hairstyles for each shape. $65 materials fee - customized color palette of 40 colors included in the cost of the course. No discounts.

This class will be offered through Zoom or Webex. Students must have an audio and video enabled computer, tablet or smartphone to participate. Merrymeeting will send you information about accessing the class prior to its start date.

Chaga Facts

$25

with David Spahr

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Join author David Spahr for an indoor presentation and discussion of chaga. This details all aspects of chaga "mushroom" (Inonotus obliquus) including where to find them, how to use them, and the current science. Many aspects are shown including those most never see. David has collected edible and medicinal mushrooms for 46 years. He is a member of the Maine Mycological Association and the North American Mycological Association. No discounts. This class will be offered through Zoom or Webex. Students must have an audio and video enabled computer, tablet or smartphone to participate. Merrymeeting will send you information about accessing the class prior to its start date.

Oct. 14 Online Learning with Raye

Free

with Raye Leonard

Calendar Oct 14, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

This class is one-session only. Please make sure you register for the date you would like to attend.

Undecided about whether or not online learning is right for you? Test drive the tools of online learning in a one-hour informational session with Raye Leonard, Merrymeeting's project administrator and distance learning coordinator. Take a virtual tour of the digital platforms you are most likely to encounter in an online course at Merrymeeting, ask questions, and share your concerns. 

This class is offered in part through video conferencing platforms, like Zoom or Webex. Students must have access to the internet, an active email account, and an audio and video enabled computer, tablet or smartphone to participate. 

Merrymeeting will email information about accessing the class prior to its start date. 

Medical Coding with CPC Certification
Online Registration Unavailable

Medical Coding with CPC Certification

$3,750

with Academy of Medical Professions

Calendar Oct 15, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 20 weeks

This program is designed to teach all aspects of medical coding and provide you the skills needed to become nationally certified and get into the job market as a Certified Coder. This certificate program is taught by a Certified Medical Coder and includes medical terminology, anatomy & physiology, CPC exam, AAPC membership, 3 practice CPC tests and all books. Basic computer skills are required. Payment plans available. For more information contact: Academy of Medical Professions toll free at 866-516-8274 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com.

History of Malaga Island

$25

with Alice Bean Andrenyak, MMG

Calendar Oct 16, 2020 at 3 pm, runs for 1 week

Malaga Island is a 41-acre island at the mouth of the New Meadows River in Casco Bay, Maine. It was the site of an interracial community from the Civil War until 1912, when the residents were forcibly evicted from the island. Travel back in history and learn about who used the island before the colony, about the colony and its history, and then about it now. Take a virtual tour with Master Maine Guide, Alice Bean Andrenyak, who specializes in its tumultuous history. No discounts. This class will offered through Zoom or Webex. Students must have an audio and video enabled computer, tablet or smartphone to participate. Merrymeeting will send you information about accessing the class prior to its start date.

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Dental Assistant
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Dental Assistant

$2,500

with Academy of Medical Professions

Calendar Oct 19, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 10 weeks

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 a national certificate exam. This program is taught by a dentist and includes an opportunity for internships. The price of the course includes all books, exam preparation material and fees for the DANB RHS certificate program. Payment plans are available. CDA, RHS are registered trademarks of the Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB). This course is not reviewed or endorsed by DANB. Call Academy of Medical Professions toll free 866-516-8274, 207-721-0714 or email info @academyofmedicalprofessions.com. No class April 20 and May 25.





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