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Medical Terminology

with Joanna Clymer

Apr
8

April 8th to May 22nd, 2024

$166 More Info

In this course, students learn how medical terms are analyzed and built, how to pronounce and spell terms, how to apply medical terms as they relate to basic anatomy and physiology, and common diseases of each bodily system. No prior knowledge of biology required. Fee includes book, $50.

Need assistance paying for this class? Email paeworkforce@portlandadulted.org to request a scholarship application.

The deadline to register is April 12.

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English for Job Preparation

with Jean Pierre Akayezu, Mora Katz, and Bright Musuamba

Apr
22

April 22nd to June 21st, 2024

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This intensive course is designed for intermediate English language learners who are searching for their first job in the US. Students will learn the job search and application process in the United States and will expand their English skills. Students will refine their customer service skills and learn financial literacy skills from ProsperityME teachers. This course does not require US work authorization to participate.

Click here to read the class schedule. 

Due to grant funding, this program is free for accepted students. 

Prerequisites: ESOL level 3 or higher

To apply: Click here to submit your information.

The deadline to enroll is April 12.

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Bridge to Healthcare Careers

with Multiple

Apr
22

April 22nd to June 28th, 2024

$1,250 More Info

A 10 week program for students with interest in healthcare careers who need additional assistance building reading comprehension, test taking skills, digital literacy, work readiness, and career exploration. 

Click here for more information.   Click here for the program schedule.

Prerequisites: CASAS score 220-230, approved application

To apply: please fill out this form

 Financial assistance is available to those who qualify and will be discussed with the student during the application process.

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Microsoft Office Suite 2

with Virginie Akimana

$116 More Info

This class is intended for the person who has prior experience using Microsoft Office products. We will cover work related skills; building tables, mail merge and graphics using Word. We will create a slide show using PowerPoint that will include graphics, transition and animations. Additionally, we will explore MS Outlook and Outlook calendar. This will be taught using Microsoft Teams as the remote platform.

Prerequisite: Microsoft Office Suite 1 or instructor approval

Need assistance paying for this class? We have scholarship money available to those that qualify! Email davenm@portlandschools.org for the application.

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Workplace Communication

with Taika Brand

$116 More Info

Learn how to more successfully and effectively communicate with peers, supervisors, and teams in an office environment. Skills covered include listening, oral communication that involves speaking assertively, positively, and clearly, and handling difficult situations in the workplace with conflict resolution skills. Other skills practiced will include customer service communication skills and communication issues in a team-based environment and how to ace an interview.

Need help paying for this course? Scholarship money is available to those that qualify. Email davenm@portlandschools.org to get the application form.

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Accounting 3

with Deb Seigars

Apr
23

April 23rd to June 6th, 2024

$136 More Info

Building off of Accounting 2, this course introduces other accounting processes and concepts for completing the accounting cycle. Worksheets are introduced that assist in the recording of year-end adjustments, closing the company’s books for a reporting period, calculating federal income taxes and the final preparation of financial statements. Other topics include distributing dividends for a merchandising business, interpreting a company’s results of operations through various financial analysis methodologies, internal and external auditing procedures and career options in the accounting field.

Prerequisite: Accounting 2 or instructor approval

Need assistance paying for this class? Email paeworkforce@portlandadulted.org for a scholarship application.

The deadline to register is April 12.