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Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education

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1437 Poland Spring Rd. • MSAD 61 & 72 • Casco, ME 04015
adulted@lakeregionschools.org • 207-627-4291 Toll Free: 1-888-825-4291 • Fax: 207-627-3113
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Career Advising & Workplace Training

 

Career Advising Services:

With two certified adivisors on staff, we can help you create a career pathway paln that is right for you. We can help you:

  • Explore occupations that match your interests, skills, and personality
  • Develop goals and objectives towards career and educational planning
  • Assess your academic readiness for a particular career choice
  • Find training programs that are right for you
  • Develop your resume and cover letter
  • Learn about interviewing techniques and the job search process
  • Connect with the resources that may be able to help with financial assistance

Call to set up an appointment to meet with an advisor.

 

Our Partners in Workforce Education:

Do you need assistance paying for the training you need to get employed or get ahead in your current job? Call us for information and contacts to explore these options: 627-4291.

We work with the following workforce partners and will provide referrals and support!

  • Vocational Rehbilitation
  • Maine Career Centers
  • Workforce Solutions 
  • DHHS

For more information about career exploration, planning, and advising, please call 207-627-4291.

 

WorkReady and Work Readiness Skills Training:

WorkReady is a practical work training program and set of work-readiness skills that are endorsed by local Maine businesses and employers. If you are interested in obtaining this credential or are abusiness partner willing to sponsor a WorkReady 60-hour training program, please call us for more information: 627-4291.

 

We are a certified WorkReady training provider and use the WorkReady standards to develop our short-term training workshops such as Customer Service, and our workforce certification programs such as our Certified Nursing Assistant/WorkReady course. These are the skills valued by our employers and are the specific skills and requirements that employers look for in their current and future employees.

 

Business Owners/operators take notice!!!

You asked for it - we're delivering it!

 

Customer Service Training:

We have developed a short, 3 hour workshop designed to help your frontline employees understand the importance of developing good customer service strategies. The first part of the session we'll help participants build on your in-house training by bringing the expertise of an experienced manager's perspective to the workshop. The session will include:

  • Dealing with the difficult customer in a tourist based economy
  • Learning good communicaton skills that translate to happy guests, good co-worker relationships, and increases productivity
  • Benefit from some ' outside' training with a workshop that supports your business's mission.
  • Orient your employees with local information and resources to provide area guests 

Are you interested in a career in Information Technology? This is incredible, free training program for qualified applicants. KEEP READING!

 

TechHire is a program designed to recruit, assess, train, and place young adults into Maine's IT industry in positions like computer support specialist, software, and health informatics. Completed training will result in credentials recognized by the IT industry. This grant funded program provides a host of services to train young adults (between the ages of 17 and 29) as well as career changers who are looking to transition inot IT roles.* Eligibility requirements do apply.

This 4 million dollar project is fully funded by a U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration grant awarded to Coastal Counties Workforce, Inc. This program/activity is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxilary aides and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

Coastal Counties Workforce area (York, Cumberland, Sagadahoc, Lincoln, and Waldo and Knox counties): Dyaln Barnett, dylan.barnett@workforcesolutionsme.org, 207-274-9131

* For those over the age of 29, conncet with your local career center to learn what training and employment services are available.

http://www.mainecareercenter.gov/

 

TechHire Brochure.pdf



 

 

 

 
 
 

© 2017 Lake Region & Fryeburg Area Adult Education
1437 Poland Spring Rd. • MSAD 61 & 72 • Casco, ME 04015
adulted@lakeregionschools.org • 207-627-4291 Toll Free: 1-888-825-4291 • Fax: 207-627-3113