Courses
  • Mar
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    Intermediate Excel

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Have you ever wondered why Excel is one of the most powerful applications used today by many businesses? Excel is one of the most important applications that you can study now to take your skills to the next level!This course will help you increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your […]

  • Mar
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    HTML Fundamentals

    with LERN® UGot Class

    This course covers all the basics of HTML coding language. You will learn building simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, heading, lists, links, insert images and tables and more. We also cover creating a simple multi-page website with images, text and a navigation bar.  CLICK HERE to register online!

  • Mar
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    The Basics of Bookkeeping

    with LERN® UGot Class

    How do you keep track of the day-to-day financial transactions of a business?  Whether you are looking to advance in your career, or you’re an entrepreneur, (or maybe you are a part of a family business), this course will help you if you are looking to understand the numbers.  The Basics of Bookkeeping course will […]

  • Mar
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    Students with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder)

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Today, every school in America has students who have been diagnosed with ASD (Austim Spectrum Disorder)—a neurological disorder on the autism spectrum. The effects of this disorder vary widely, but it is important for every teacher to understand how to recognize behaviors that may indicate ASD. In this course, you take away strategies for working […]

  • Mar
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    CERTIFICATE IN LEARNING STYLES

    with LERN® UGot Class

    New research and information is coming out frequently now about how your learners – and you – learn. Here’s what we know. In the last century, you taught everyone equally by teaching them the same.  But we know we each learn differently. So in this century, you teach everyone equally by teaching them differently.  In […]

  • Mar
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    Advanced Google Analytics

    with LERN® UGot Class

    A project and activity based course, you will get the opportunity to practice with Google Analytics for more advanced learning and skill development.  Your instructor will work with you on implementing  Google Analytics for your own website. You will come away with the skills necessary for employing this most useful tool. CLICK HERE to register online!

  • Mar
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    Gender in the Classroom

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Discover why girls waste 30% of their study time, why boys get worse grades than girls, why boys do less homework than girls, and the 5 learning habits girls get in school that hurts them in the workplace.Your female students learn differently than your male students. Discover how girls learn. Take away 10 top tips […]

  • Mar
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    General Ledger & Month End Procedures

    with LERN® UGot Class

    In this course, you will learn how to post journal entries to the correct general ledger accounts impacted by each transaction. This course will show you how to make sure your general ledger balances at the end of each month by preparing an unadjusted trial balance. You will learn how to look for errors when […]

  • Mar
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    Designing Online Instruction

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Learn about the online instructional environment, envisioning your online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more.Discover the principles behind the adoption of technology innovation and the nature of the online learning environment. Then get tips for planning your online course, identifying resources and design guidelines.Discuss the phases of […]

  • Mar
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    The Business Plan

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Whether starting a business or growing the one you have, a business plan serves as a roadmap and can help secure needed funding.  In this course, you evaluate the many aspects and potential hurdles of the business and  build the Business Plan, one step at a time. This practical, hands-on approach encourages you to immerse yourself […]

  • Mar
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    Marketing Using Social Media

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization using social media. Let your instructor guide you in exploring major social media, including Twitter, LinkedIn, and blogging. Learn quick, easy ways to use Twitter, blogs, and LinkedIn to engage your customers or clients and keep them interested in your organization or business. You’ll find […]

  • Mar
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    Boosting Your Website Traffic

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Acquire the basic skills to boost your web site traffic, including how to analyze your visitor traffic, how to use search engine optimization to get greater visibility and exposure in Google searches, and how to redesign your web site copy to increase your visitors and results.No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced […]

  • Mar
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    Extraordinary Customer Service

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Transform your customer service into something extraordinary. As a result more repeat business will improve your bottom line.  Customer service separates you from your competition. Extraordinary customer service comes from focusing on the few essential elements that yield big results. Discover how easy it is to tweak your customer service from the ordinary to the […]

  • Mar
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    Basic Programming Concepts

    with LERN® UGot Class

    If you wish to communicate technically with programming teams or wish to code a bit yourself, this course is for you. A lot of programming languages are very similar, and knowing what’s common between all programming languages will help non-programmers communicate more efficiently with programmers, help aspiring programmers get started or transition into any programming […]

  • Mar
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    Dental Assistant

    with Academy of Medical Professions

    This is a 10-week Certificate program in Dental Assisting for one of the most high-demand careers. 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. The program is taught by a Dentist and includes an […]

  • Mar
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    Phlebotomy with CPT certification

    with Academy of Medical Professions

    Become Nationally Certified in 10 weeks as a Phlebotomy Technician by professionals in the industry.  Our course is all-inclusive, and in-depth, you will be able to Perform basic phlebotomy procedures, Evaluate patients for ability to withstand venipuncture procedure, Explain the venipuncture procedure and answer patient questions, Perform basic point of care testing, such as blood […]

  • Mar
    2
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    Clinical Medical Assistant

    with Academy of Medical Professions

    This is an all-inclusive 16-week certification course. Medical Assistants are responsible for a variety of medical office tasks from administrative to technical and scientific duties and must have quality human relations skills. Some of the job duties include cleaning and dressing wounds, taking blood samples, administering medications, taking vitals, preparing a patient for EKGs, obtaining […]

  • Mar
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    Yoga for FUN

    with Nancy Kelley

    Anyone can learn yoga! This is a yoga class for those new to yoga or those wanting a basic flow class. This class introduces foundational yoga postures, teaches you how to breathe, introduces stretching techniques, and helps you feel more comfortable in the yoga practice. This class will move at a slower pace to help […]

  • Mar
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    Medical Office Specialist with Billing Certification

    with Academy of Medical Professions

    This is a 16-week certification course: This course provides practical real-world skills essential for success in the healthcare field. This completely inclusive course consists of Medical Terminology, Medical Front Office Skills, EHR/EMR for the Medical Office, Medical Billing Specialist and the Administrative Medical Assistant. You will learn how to use electronic records which are used […]

  • Mar
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    Medical Coding with CPC Certification

    with Academy of Medical Professions

    This is a 20-week, in-depth, State-Certified Certificate program in medical coding. This program is designed to teach all aspects of medical coding and provide you the skills you need 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 […]

  • Mar
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    Adult, Infant, Child CPR & First Aid Session I

    with Vicki Dill

    This class includes CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) for Adult, Child and Infant, as well as AED (automated external defibrillator) and First Aid. Students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and care for individuals in emergency situations including cardiac arrest. Emphasis will be on providing basic care until advanced medical care personnel arrive and […]

    West Gardiner Rod and Gun Club
    297 Collins Mills Road
    W. Gardiner , ME 04345

  • Mar
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    Mozzarella and Ricotta Cheese

    with Diana Mosher

    If you love cheese, sign up for this one-night class! Learn to make ricotta and mozzarella cheese without any special tools or pans. We will supply the recipe with your class access before the class. A great way to learn at home and have home made cheese in your fridge! Warning: This class is being […]

  • Mar
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    Retirement: Making Your Money Last

    with Vaunalee Foster

    Designed for people who are thinking about retiring or have retired recently. The workshop discusses the ideas to help build a reasonable and sustainable strategy for managing income and expenses during retirement. Understand the possibilities; plan for the expected; prepare for the unexpected; position the portfolio for both; staying on track. *Please provide a current […]

  • Apr
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    Needhams: Maine’s Potato Candy!

    with Diana Mosher

    If you’re from Maine, you’ve probably heard of needhams — a traditional sweet, covered in chocolate, with a soft center coconut confection and a surprising ingredient, POTATO. Learn how to make these sweet Maine treats online, just in time for the holidays. Students will be given a supply list before class to make needhams and […]

  • Apr
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    The Virtual Bee School

    with David LeGloahec

    This bee school is designed to give those who are interested in getting started keeping bees a basic understanding of bee biology, hive dynamics, beekeeping equipment and setting up an apiary, as well as hive management, and understanding and managing pests and diseases. All sessions are taught by experienced beekeepers. The Kennebec Beekeepers Association encourages […]

    Online Course

  • Apr
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    Entrepreneurial Marketing

    with LERN® UGot Class

    To succeed in today’s marketplace, entrepreneurs must know how to effectively market their product or service. This course offers you a step by step approach to attract and keep customers, all within a realistic budget. With an emphasis on customer-driven marketing decisions, you will learn how to build a strong brand, analyze which tactics to […]

  • Apr
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    Closing Procedures & Financial Statements

    with LERN® UGot Class

    This course shows you how to create a worksheet used to adjust the account balances and prepare the financial statements. Use your financial statements to measure performance, make improvements and set goals. The final step covered in this course is closing your books and preparing them for the next accounting period; this is done by […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Fostering Online Discussion

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Being engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest weaknesses of online teachers. It is also one of the three biggest ways to take your online course to the next level, making it a superior learning experience for your learners.   Come experience how to do it from the creator […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Generational Learning Styles

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Regardless of your age, it is always helpful to increase your understanding of how your current students learn and what your future students might need because students learn in a variety of ways. This course will focus on the influence of generational characteristics on learning styles. Your students learn differently than you do. Come find […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Integrating Social Media for Your Organization

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Take away a practical strategy and techniques for implementing a social strategy for your organization or business.  Learn the top five considerations when starting a social network as well as tips to manage an online community. Discover how to create your own private social network using the Ning platform. Discuss the top tools to use […]

  • Apr
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    Beginning Conversational Spanish

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Designed for beginners, we will have you speaking and reading Spanish in no time. You will practice the basic building blocks of the language and common idiomatic expressions. You will know enough vocabulary and grammar for simple conversations, and you will learn how to ask and answer questions.  Whether you speak some Spanish and need a refresher, […]

  • Apr
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    Online Advertising

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Get the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization.  See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns. Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Advanced Excel

    with LERN® UGot Class

    We are faced with different types of business decisions each day that can change the data we work with along with our financial outcomes. Have you ever wondered what type of workplace skills you can learn to make wiser decisions? Learning Advanced Excel contains these tools that can help you prepare your worksheets accurately, examine […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Entrepreneur Boot Camp

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Starting a business is something that all of us have thought about at one time or another.  Everyone wants to be their own boss.  Yet statistics show that most businesses fail within the first five years. This course provides insight into the characteristics, knowledge and skills needed to become a successful entrepreneur.At the end of […]

  • Apr
    5
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    CSS Fundamentals

    with LERN® UGot Class

    In this introductory course, you will learn how to style web pages using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) coding language. Topics include using inline, internal, and external CSS, web typography, formatting text, working with web colors, using Google fonts, working with id and class selectors, working with elements, creating page layouts using elements, and CSS box […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Understanding Debits & Credits

    with LERN® UGot Class

    In this course, you will learn about the accounting equation and the five categories involved in every business (Assets, Liabilities, Owner’s Equity, Revenue and Expenses). Every financial transaction falls into one or more of these categories. Learn how to create a chart of accounts that meet the needs of your business. You will learn how double entry […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Keys to Customer Service

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Learning to build your customer service skills will have a powerful impact on your career success as well as success in other areas of your life.  Through this course you will discover the direct relationship between service skills and career achievement.  You will become skilled at being an exceptional service provider.  You can help your […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Introduction to Social Media

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Get involved in the move from in-person to online communication. Learn what social media are and their role in your business and personal life. Find out the top sites and how businesses are using the sites for communication, customer retention, branding, marketing, market research, needs assessment and serving customers and clients. Explore the options for […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Podcasting

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Businesses are turning to podcasting to grow their brand and connect with customers. People with a niche hobby are turning podcasts into a business. Podcasting is experiencing a rebirth as mobile devices are everywhere. The intimate nature of the audio medium allows potential clients to get to know who you are and determine if you […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Google Analytics

    with LERN® UGot Class

    If you are not reviewing your website statistics, then you are missing several key opportunities to profit from your website traffic. This course, aimed at non-technical users, will take you through all the key techniques and how to use website analytics using the world-standard Google Analytics, a free online tool.You’ll understand your visitor traffic better, […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Mastering Microsoft Excel

    with LERN® UGot Class

    A must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets. Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world. Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time. […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Introduction to Fictional Writing

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Designed specifically for those with little to no fiction writing experience, find your pathway towards your fiction writing goals. Learn the basic building blocks of story: character, plot and setting. Then find out the different forms of fiction writing and some of the genres you might like to explore. Whether you’ve never written a word of […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Improving Email Promotions

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Discover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when to email, what to email, and testing email copy.  Then find out how to analyze your email response rates, including getting the bench marks for open rates and click through rates.  Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses with tracking and testing. Get a […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Introduction to Coding

    with LERN® UGot Class

    After taking this course in “Introduction to Coding”, you will be introduced to the basics of computer programing and various programing languages. New technologies allow people outside of the computer science field to be able to create their own web pages using code.  Students will learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script in […]

  • Apr
    5
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    The Teen Brain

    with LERN® UGot Class

    One of the most turbulent periods in brain development occurs during adolescence. The teen brain actually functions very differently from the adult brain.  Certain kinds of thinking, such as decision-making, actually happen in different parts of the brain for adolescents and adults.  Understanding these complex changes can help calm the rough seas of the teen years, but […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Mastering Computer Skills for the Workplace

    with LERN® UGot Class

    Must-have skills to succeed in the workplace include the ability to create, edit and manage presentations in MS PowerPoint, documents in MS Word, email and calendars in MS Outlook, and spreadsheets in MS Excel. Microsoft Office Suite of applications is the most used software tool in the world. Stay current with this class, as it […]

  • Apr
    5
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    Advanced Teaching Online

    with LERN® UGot Class

    For those new to teaching online, or those already teaching online. Get the best instruction from the foremost authorities in online learning. Thousands of people have taken this fundamental yet advanced training in teaching online.From building an online course to improving an online course, from fostering online discussion to encouraging student interaction, from traditional assessment […]

  • Apr
    14
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    Understanding Medicare

    with Robert Harvey

    Have you ever felt like Medicare regulations are a black box? There’s an alphabet soup of plans, a book of fine print and a calendar full of dates to remember. The whole thing seems like a mystery with too few clues to solve. Robert Harvey, a Licensed Insurance Agent with HealthMarkets, can answer many of […]

  • May
    5
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    Foundations of Investing

    with Vaunalee Foster

    Foundations of investing is an educational program for people who want an overview of investing, including key terms and types of investments. Foundations of investing covers the basic features of bonds, stocks and packaged investments, and the importance of asset allocation. *Please provide a current working email address when registering for this course. This class […]

  • May
    10
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    Adult, Infant, Child CPR & First Aid Session II

    with Vicki Dill

    This class includes CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) for adult, child, and infant, as well as AED (automated external defibrillator) and first aid. Students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to recognize and care for individuals in emergency situations including cardiac arrest. Emphasis will be on providing basic care until advanced medical care personnel arrive and […]

    To Be Announced

  • May
    12
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    Feta & Paneer Cheese

    with Diana Mosher

    In this one session you will learn how to make feta and paneer cheese. Both are wonderfully versatile. Feta is usually made with goat milk. However, if you do not have a resident goat, Diana will also show you how to make a delicious feta using cow milk. Paneer is a acid curd cheese which […]

    To Be Announced