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BLAST! Babysitter Training
with Josh Wheeler
DATE AND TIME TBA Call 377-2265
BLAST! is a 4 hour course for potential babysitters and parents considering hiring a babysitter. Designed for people ages 13 and older, the course covers pediatric 1st Aid, household safety, and fundamentals of childcare.
BLAST! – begin babysitting safely and competently.
Price includes the $10.32 cost of book.
Certified Group Exercise & Personal Trainer
with Academy of Medical Professions
Looking for a new career? Interested in changing lives of those around you? How about a part-time career or to get paid to work out? This program is designed to teach you everything you need to know to enter the health and fitness field as a group fitness instructor and/or personal trainer. Our trainers are highly recognized in this field, with more than 20 years experience, and will provide you hands-on training to pass the national tests through AFAA. The program is all-inclusive. You may choose to complete both group fitness and personal training, or take one or the other. Lectures are once a week for 10 or 20 weeks. $1500 or $3000 for both. All materials included in fee including National Certification Exams. For more information or to register, call Winthrop Adult Ed at 207-377-2265. This is an on-line course with open enrollment.
with Josh Wheeler
This course is designed to prepare students to provide CPR and use an AED (Auto External Defibrillator) in a safe, timely, and effective manner. The course also provides students with knowledge of emergency response, recognition of medical emergencies, and skills specific to providing emergency cardiac care to adults, children, and infants. Price includes $6.95 book fee.
Crocheting for Beginners
with Hoa Pham
Whether you've never held a skein of yarn before or you learned to crochet years ago and need a refresher, this class is for you! Students will learn about tools and basic crochet stitches including chains and single crochet. We will work on a small project during this class. Please bring yarn, crochet hook, a yarn needle, and scissors to the first class.
with Donna Cassista
This is a beginner dog obedience class appropriate for dogs 4 months and up. Positive teaching method will be used to teach sit, down, come, walk safely on a leash as well as behavioral problems and leadership for the owners. Well-fitting flat collar and 6 foot non-chain/flexible leash needed.
with Chuck Lakin
We’ll start by talking about the legal documents everyone should have in place, then cover planning ahead, writing things down, and having a conversation with the family about those plans. That will lead to a Q & A guided by your questions. We can talk about funeral options, home funerals, green cemeteries, alkaline hydrolysis, family burying grounds, scattering ashes, and paperwork-whatever you want to know. We’ll share stories. I’ll bet that you’ll even laugh sometimes!
Get Golf Ready Beginner
with Ed Balboni
Learn the fun and relaxing sport of golf. This six week clinic will cover short game, long game, golf course etiquette and rules, with the goal of making you comfortable on the course. Students should have their own clubs.
Get Golf Ready Intermediate
with Ed Balboni
This class is for the golfer with some game experience whose goals are to improve their golf game on the course.