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Animal Reiki Communication HLTH 062.51, CRN 26051

Calendar Aug 7, 2023 at 10 am
Animal Reiki Communication Class: is designed to help those who are certified in Reiki communicate and aid in the healing process with animals. The class introduces the student to Animal wisdom and how animals affect our lives. It teaches the student about the (7) seven animal energy centers/Chakras and techniques on how to work with domestic animals such as dogs, cats, birds, and horses. It teaches one to one healing and distance healing techniques. It teaches the student how to use a Pendulum to help assist in the assessment of the energy with the Chakras. Instructor Sherry Mitchell. Prerequisite for Animal Reiki Communication: must be certified in Reiki 1 and Reiki 2 by a Certified Reiki Master

MBTI- Understanding Yourself and Others through the Myers-Briggs Personality Assessment CRER 088.52, CRN 26036

Calendar Aug 15, 2023 at 7 pm
This interactive program gives participants an overview of the Myers-Briggs personality assessment tool, and offers approaches to enhancing relationships, honing communication skills, developing leadership potential, and gaining self-awareness. Through interactive discussions and collaborative exercises, participants will gain an awareness of their own preferences in terms of how they think, learn, plan, communicate, interact with others, and make decisions, and also gain an appreciation for the preferences of others who are different from them. Instructor Thomas Piccin, Ph.D.

Coach & Bus Driver Training - Class B License (P Endorsement) (50 hours) CMDL 020.51, CRN 15055

This comprehensive bus training consists of 20 hours of classroom instruction and 40 hours of road and field instruction. Classroom hours consist of orientation, log book training, and special features of the bus with a focus on passenger safety, as well as vehicle inspection and brake inspection check. The on-premises yard portion of the training course covers vehicle start up, shut down and operation. Learn all basic safe driving techniques, including speed and space management, picking up and dropping off passengers in a safe manner, and special concerns. Hazards, emergency bus maneuvers and accidents are topics also covered in classroom training with emphasis on entering and exiting roadways, city and night driving and driving in extreme weather all with the safety of passengers in mind. Covers accident guidelines emergency maneuvers, skid control and how to deal with hazards on the roadway. Additional training time is spent learning the pre-trip inspection on the vehicle and the different maneuvers needed to pass the Registry of Motor Vehicles Test. Once the student is operating the equipment properly, they then move out onto the public roadways to complete their bus driving training. Tri-State CDL Training Center, Inc., is Massachusetts’ premiere RMV-approved training center. Individuals out of work can apply for WIA training funds, Title 3 approved. Minimum age: 18. You need to have a clean driving record. Students are advised to have their DOT Medical Card and Learner's Permit two weeks prior to beginning the program.

Nursing Assistant Exam Prep/Home Health Aide (Ware) CWD 945.64, CRN 15758

This course is intended to prepare you to pass the Massachusetts Nurse Aide Certification Testing with the American Red Cross, and to gain the skills and knowledge to be a certified Home Health Aide. You will learn the skills necessary to provide basic care for patients in hospitals, residents of long-term care facilities such as nursing homes, or to care for patients in their home. Four days of clinical internships are included. This course is an excellent choice for students preparing to enter the healthcare workforce. Tuition will not include exams fees and the cost of scrubs needed for clinical internships. Candidates must take a basic skills test for English and math ability, pass a CORI/SORI check, and be able to provide proof of a recent physical exam and the results of a TB/Mantoux test. Call 552-2122 for dates, times and tuition cost. $1,200. This course meets in Ware.

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