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EdAdvance Foothills Adult & Continuing Education



Our Classes

Certified Nurse Aide Training (C.N.A) Day - Litchfield

$900
Calendar Feb 19, 2020 at 8 am, runs for 9 weeks

Learn the skills that will allow you to become a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA). Our 100-hour program consists of 52 hours of classroom time and 48 hours of clinical training. Completion will qualify you for the state certification examination (application fee included). PPD (Mantoux) and physical (within one year) are required prior to the first day of clinical.  Call 1-800-300-4781 for more details. Note: For those who need recertification you will need to call Prometric at 1-866-499-7485.

 

TRADITIONAL CLASSES:

DAY - 9 weeks

Feb 19 – April 16                Wed/Thurs                          $900*

  8:30-2:30pm                       Class at EdAdvance

  8:00-2:00pm                      Valerie Manor in Torrington

A schedule will be handed out on the first day of class.

Payment Schedule: (payable by cash only) 

$300 non-refundable deposit due at registration

$300 due 1st night of class

$300 due 1 month after start date

*This class is approved for WIOA (Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act) funding. Call 860-496-3500 for more information.

Cribbage - Litchfield

$59

with Tony Rubbo

Calendar Feb 19, 2020 at 1 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Learn how to play this fun, friendly, social card game. With hands-on experience, you will learn how to play the game, strategies, how to add up points and keep score using a cribbage board.

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Certified Nurse Aide Training (C.N.A) Evening - Litchfield

$900
Calendar Feb 19, 2020 at 4 pm, runs for 11 weeks

Learn the skills that will allow you to become a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA). Our 100-hour program consists of 52 hours of classroom time and 48 hours of clinical training. Completion will qualify you for the state certification examination (application fee included). PPD (Mantoux) and physical (within one year) are required prior to the first day of clinical.  Call 1-800-300-4781 for more details. Note: For those who need recertification you will need to call Prometric at 1-866-499-7485.

 

TRADITIONAL CLASSES:

 EVENING - 11 weeks                                                                          

Feb 19 – Apr 30                   Wed/Thurs

5:00-9:00pm                         Class at EdAdvance           $900*

4:00-10:00pm                      Valerie Manor in Torrington

 

Payment Schedule: (payable by cash only) 

$300 non-refundable deposit due at registration

$300 due 1st night of class

$300 due 1 month after start date

 

*This class is approved for WIOA (Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act) funding. Call 860-496-3500 for more information.

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Building Wealth Through Real Estate - Litchfield
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Building Wealth Through Real Estate - Litchfield

$20

with Debra Stewart

Identify what type of investor you want to become.  This class will cover common types of real estate investing, buy and hold vs flipping strategies, pros and cons of each and identify pitfalls. Topics of discussion include investor financing and building a real estate portfolio.

Enneagram: Self Discovery & Self Awareness (NEW) - Woodbury
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Enneagram: Self Discovery & Self Awareness (NEW) - Woodbury

$20

with Lisa Olsen

The Enneagram is an ancient personality typing system. Working with the Enneagram helps you develop self-knowledge to understand who you are and why you see and relate to the world the way you do. Of the 9 types, none is better or worse than another, each has its own strengths and weaknesses and non-gender biased. Find out how you can release the grip we’ve kept on old, self-defeating ways of living so you can open yourself to freedom and becoming your best.

Getting Paid to Talk: Professional Voiceovers - R7 Winsted

$25

with Voice Coaches

Calendar Feb 20, 2020 at 6 pm

Have you ever been told you have a great voice?  Come and explore professional voice-acting for television, radio, audio books and more!  Learn the basics, including how to be successful and earn a great income in this exciting field.  You’ll even record a commercial under the direction of our producer!  This class is informative, lots of fun, and a great first step for anyone interested in voice-acting professionally.  For more information, visit: www.voicecoaches.com/gptt. Voice Coaches 

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Karen Rossi Teacup Fairy Gardens - R7 Winsted

$25

with Karen Rossi

Calendar Feb 23, 2020 at 1 pm

FEB 23 TEACUP FAIRY GARDENS

Create pennants, signage, flowers, and ladders to arrange in a teacup with moss to make a fairy garden! Bring miniature gnomes and fairies if you would like to personalize your piece. $25

All Classes Held:  SUNDAYS 1:00 to 4:00pm at Karen Rossi Studios, 60 Estey Rd., Norfolk, CT Visit the Karen Rossi Studios workshop pages to see pictures of any of these projects http://www.karenrossi.com. Registration fee is $25 for each class. There is a separate material fee of $15 due in class payable to the instructor.

 

Paraprofessional Assessment Exam - Litchfield

$85

with Linda Coscia

Calendar Feb 24, 2020 at 9 am

EdAdvance offers the online 2.5hr Paraprofessional Assessment at the Litchfield location (355 Goshen Rd). A ParaPro needs to satisfy one of the following; An Associate Degree or two years of College to demonstrate, through a state or local academic assessment, knowledge of, and the ability to assist in, the instruction of Math, Reading and Writing for grades K-12.  More detail about the assessment can be found by searching at https://www.ets.org/parapro.  If you do NOT have an Associate Degree, you need to take this assessment.

EdAdvance cost is $85 (90 questions, multiple choice, on computer, no calculators, scrap paper/pencil provided).

Please create an account, register online at www.edadvance.org/registration, Adult Education Enrichment, Paraprofessional Assessment, sign up for date you would like to come in.

Spots fill quickly! Recommended practice sites: teacherstestprep.com, khanacademy.com. 

You will take results home, a score of 457 for Connecticut is needed to pass the Assessment. Out of state scores may vary. ETS will mail your results to your home in about 4-6 weeks from Assessment date. You can get this report anytime by calling ETS customer service (on ets.org website).

You must PAY online by MasterCard or Visa to be counted in the limited seats available. There is a $1.99 convenience fee automatically added to your credit card charge. For additional dates or questions contact us 1.800.300.4781. Please bring a current photo ID with you on day of the Assessment. 

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