Training partners from Western Maine Community Action (WMCA) in Lewiston and Augusta Adult Education (AAE), met with administrative staff of Maine Veterans’ Homes (MVH) in Augusta to plan a fall Certified Nurses Training (CNA). The fast paced curriculum will offer two weeks of Work Ready training at Augusta Adult Education, 33 Union Street, Augusta, followed by 12 weeks of classroom and clinical training to meet the 180 hours required for certification. The course, valued at over $2000 per participant, is no cost to candidates meeting eligibility requirements for WIOA funding provided by WMCA. Training will be held at the MVH facility located at 310 Cony Road, Augusta.
Pictured above (l-r): Becky Thayer, MVH Human Resource Manager; Zane Clement AAE Director; Rhona Suga, MVH Director of Nursing; Patti Saarinen, WMCA Central/Western Maine Program Coordinator; and Myles Robert, WMCA, Employment & Training Specialist. FMI call 207.626.2470 or 207.713.7045.