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American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training, including Child and Infant CPR and First Aid
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American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training, including Child and Infant CPR and First Aid


with Judy Emch

Calendar Aug 3, 2017 at 9 am

Please note price change from what is in catalog! Correct price is $80

Students ages 11-15 will learn through text, video and discussion the knowledge and skills needed to care for children while their parents are away. Students will learn basic caregiving skills as well as child and personal safety. Successful completion includes Child and Infant CPR/ First Aid. Must bring lunch/snack/drink. No discounts. Instructor: Judy Emch Thursday & Friday, August 3 & 4, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Location: Adult Ed. Center

Bus Driver
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Bus Driver


with Ray Dyer

Class B Commercial Trucks and School Bus

Commercial Driver License, Class B Commercial Trucks and School Bus with Automatic Transmission

Step 1: Get and complete a Commercial Driver License Application and Physical Exam Form @

Step 2: Get a physical

Step 3: Send in your application and the physical form with a fee of $35 for Class B and $10 for school bus.  It will take 6 weeks to receive your exam date.

Step 4: Study the Maine Commercial Manual Driver License Handbook, section on CDL and school bus and the section on alcohol

Step 5: When you get your permit DO NOT send road test card to the state – that will be done once you have completed the course

Step 6:  Call Merrymeeting Adult Ed they will contact Ray Dyer to contact you

Step 7: Once Ray has contacted you, pay Merrymeeting the fee for the driver training $285

Once the student attends the first lesson they will NOT be eligible for a refund

If you they do NOT complete the class within five months they will need to pay the full amount again

Introduction to Bus Driving Certification
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Introduction to Bus Driving Certification


with Ray Dyer

Calendar Aug 3, 2017 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Are you interested in Bus Driving? Register for this one night workshop to learn the certification process. The instructor will give you handouts and information to help you navigate the process to becoming a certified Bus Driver in the State of Maine.

MS Excel Intermediate Workshop
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MS Excel Intermediate Workshop

Calendar Aug 16, 2017 at 6 pm

Build on the basics and learn more advanced topics to enhance your workplace skills. Prerequisite: Intro. to Excel or prior experience with Microsoft Excel.

Personal Support Specialist


with Lorraine Berte

Calendar Oct 3, 2017 at 4 pm, runs for 10 weeks

Want to start a rewarding career? The Personal Support Specialist (PSS) is designed for unlicensed entry-level workers. Successful completion of this course satisfies DHHS training requirements for direct care workers who plan to seek employment in assisted living programs, residential care facilities, adult day services programs and home care settings. It is the latest in training programs developed to teach the skills, knowledge and values that are needed by staff in the health care and human services fields. This course will introduce participants to real work situations and better prepare them for working in the human services field. All materials are included. A certificate will be issued upon satisfactory completion. 

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