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PVAEC presents pins to CNA graduates

PVAEC Adult Education honored our most recent CNA graduates at a pinning ceremony on Thursday, June 14, 2012.

These 10 students successfuly completed our 208 hour course, and today they received their certificate and their pin.

Congratulations to all!

 

CNA Pinning Ceremony

Pictured from left to right:  Brady Ladd, Monique Plummer, Susan Page, Tonisha Bassett, Laura Micoletti, Instructor Sue Duplisea, RN, Jessica Brown, Heather Woodbury, Cindy Cooley and Chris Fagan.  Not pictured:  Hanna Baldwin.

 

Call 564-6525 for information on our next CNA class.

 

 

 

 

 

Posted by Kathy Normandin  on June 14, 2012

Graduation! PVAEC graduation ceremony was Wednesday, June 13, 2012

PVAEC celebrated its graduates Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at the Center Theatre in Dover-Foxcroft ME.  The keynote speaker was Congressman Mike Michaud.  Family and friends joined in the celebration, as the congressman told the graduates that learning was life-long.  He stated they had accomplished something no one will ever be able to take away from them; their high school diploma.  Music was provided by North Country Strings.  It was a wonderful evening.  Congratulations to all! 

Photos are on facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=401009056618426&set=a.401007703285228.104377.104727079579960&type=3&theater

 

Call 564-6525 for more information.

 

Posted by Kathy Normandin  on June 14, 2012 | Read more in: News and Events

PVAEC offers new online course - Digital Scrapbooking!

PVAEC is pleased to announce a new online course:  Introduction to Digital Scrapbooking.

Learn to use digital editing techniques to show off your photos and memorabilia in Introduction to Digital Scrapbooking! Using Photoshop Elements, this course will teach you how to make the most of your scrapbooking talents and artistic ideas when you combine traditional and digital scrapbooking.

For more information on this course call  564-6525 or visit us at:

http://pvaec.maineadulted.org/courses/course/introduction_to_digital_scrapbooking_online

 

Posted by Kathy Normandin  on March 19, 2012 | Read more in: News

PVAEC presents pins to CNA graduates

PVAEC held a CNA Pinning Ceremony on January 12, 2012 to present pins to our latest graduates.

CNA Class Aug 2011

Pictured:  Front Row:  Lisa Rowe, Sue Duplisea, RN, Brittaney Linsday

 Back Row:  Joanna Wilkins, Lorrie Bell, Sadie Amero, Brooke Barnes, Deidra Dow, Krista Gerrish and Katie Stone.

Not pictured:  Rick Johnston

 

Congratulations to all!

For more information on our next CNA class, call us at 564-6525

 

 

Posted by Kathy Normandin  on February 1, 2012 | Read more in: News

PVAEC offers new online course

PVAEC now offers Teaching Students with ADHD as an online course.  This course will arm you with powerful strategies you can put to use immediately in your own classroom. By the time you're done, you'll have the skills and knowledge you need to help students with ADHD compensate for their problems and achieve their full potential.

Session Start Dates: 

January 18 
February 15 
March 21 
April 18

Visit www.ed2go.com/pvaec browse our offerings.  Or, call us at 564-6525 for more information.

 

Posted by Kathy Normandin  on January 5, 2012

PVAEC Spring Brochure is on its way!

Brochure cover

PVAEC Spring Brochure is on its way to your mailbox, and it is full of new and exciting classes.   If you can't wait for the mailman, review it online now. 

We're offering several new series of classes:  You CAN... and Solopreneur.  Great courses in self-sufficiency and starting a home business.  Computer classes, pottery and painting, kayay trips, Quincy Market trip, Zumba and hula hoops are a few of the offerings.  And, we have expanded our line-up of online courses.

So, check it out and sign up today!

 

Posted by Kathy Normandin  on January 3, 2012

PVAEC announces new online course - Python 3.0

Students will master the basics of Python as well as more advanced skills such as object-oriented programming with classes and exceptions. In addition, they'll explore unique Python data structures such as tuples and dictionaries and learn to create Python programs with graphic elements including graphical user interface (GUI) objects.  

If your next question is, what is Python?, here's a link for you:  http://www.python.org/about/ , or register for the course here.

 

 

Posted by Kathy Normandin  on December 7, 2011

There are jobs available in Maine. Where are they?

Are you looking to make a career change?  Looking for work?  This is a must-read article from the Sun Journal that describes the industries in Maine that need skilled employees. The article goes in depth into the training required for the available jobs in Maine.  Call PVAEC today at 564-6525 to get prepared for your next career!

 http://www.sunjournal.com/news/city/2011/11/13/job-you-despite-tight-economy-there-are-jobs-maine-why-dont-you-have-one-them/1

 

Posted by Kathy Normandin  on November 14, 2011

Attention Contractors: PVAEC announces new online course - Quickbooks 2011 for Contractors

Contractors have many unique bookkeeping needs, so we've designed this course from the ground up specifically for the construction industry. 

In this six-week course, you'll learn how to run your business more efficiently.  You'll discover how to create custom and professional-looking contract estimates, and you'll learn the different methods for billing your clients, including how to use the QuickBooks progress invoicing and job-costing features.  

For more information or to register, go to http://www.ed2go.com/pvaec/online_course/qc2/detail/QuickBooks_2011_for_Contractors.html

 

Posted by Kathy Normandin  on October 26, 2011 | Read more in: News

PVAEC announces new online course - Intermediate Excel 2010

PVAEC is pleased to announce a new course offering - Intermediate MS Excel 2010 ONLINE.  Take your Excel skills to the next level as you master charting, PivotTables, Slicers, Sparklines, and other advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010.  

For more information about our online courses visit us at www.ed2go.com/pvaec, or call us at 564-6525.

 

Posted by Kathy Normandin  on October 19, 2011 | Read more in: News

 
 

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