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Waterboro, ME 04087

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Listed are the certifications we currently offer. Please reference the registration forms under our Enrollment tab for our specific course information and policies and procedures.

Case Management Training

This certification directly reflects the Department of Health and Human Services annual requirements for Case Managers in the State of Maine. Our professionals have developed trainings on 10 hot topics related to being a comprehensive, professional case manager. Each student will watch our online classes, review the handouts and reference materials included and pass a quiz to receive individualized reports of their classes taken by year. $99.00/calender year

            We are excited to have this as our new offering!        


The Behavioral Health Professional Certification

The use of the Behavioral Health Professional Curriculum has been expanding in the State of Maine and we are excited to be able to collaborate with Department of Health and Human Services and The Behavioral Health Sciences Institute (BHSI) to offer this Certification online. The Course will be structured with 10 classroom modules to complete, as well as homework and activities, periodic quizzes, videos to view, a onsite discussion group at the end of the Course and a final exam. As little as $275.00


Online CPR Certification Collaboration with American Heart Association

Active CPR certification is required to apply to DHHS for the BHP Certification. With another simple form, students can enroll in the American Heart Association CPR online certification and do their instructor re-demonstration at the same time as their BHP final discussion group. Student must bring evidence of successful online portion completion to re-demonstration site. This option is available only in the State of Maine. Student may seek technical support through SRE when accessing the CPR course. Only $65.00 for one stop shopping


The Personal Support Specialist (Maine)

This State Of Maine Certificate Course was born out of a need to expand the cross training of direct care staff. This Certificate enables the professional to work in home care, assisted livings, adult day centers and some group homes. The credits can be applied toward the Certified Nursing Assistant (ME) program.  This training prepares students to work in the human services sector providing personal care and homemaking services. As little as $175.00


Home Health Aide Certification

This 16-hour Course consists of current certification curriculum review, skills demonstration and an orientation to role of a Certified Nursing Assistant/ Licensed Nursing Assistant who will be functioning as Home Health Aide in Medicare (federally funded) programs. The purpose of this Course is to ensure that each CNA/LNA has the same standard of learning and competencies. Saco River Education uses a multi-media approach to this training including computer based curriculum review, video workshops, one on one instruction with the trainer and hands on group learning. SRE currently works with a number of home care agencies to provide this training in a cost effective, timely manner. This certificate requires high face to face instructor time so certifications are available in the Northern New England area only. Only $300.00


Continuing Education for Direct Care Workers, CNA, RCS1, BHP, HS1, DSP, and Child care Workers

This is Saco River Education’s comprehensive Continuing Education Program. Developed by professionals in their fields and delivered with our user friendly platform, these classes provide a variety of relevant and interesting topics for every Direct Care Worker. Each of our classes are narrated and have an “instant scoring” format for the class quiz which allows the student to know immediately whether or not they have passed. Each of these classes are considered as one hour of continuing education. SRE maintains the employee record, produces weekly rank cards and provides the student / employer with a Certificate of Completion for each completed class. For a complete list of classes that are currently being offered click on the “Enter Button” (above) and then on “In services for the Direct Care Worker”, and email or call SRE for a registration packet. As low as $10.00 per hour, with comprehensive tracking..


Child and Family Education Assistant Certificate

This Certificate was developed to meet the need of educational assistants and tutors working with children. SRE has received a grant from UNICEF funding this Certificate for tutors in Belize, Central America. SRE will be traveling in October to Belize to award the first Certificates. The Certificate is 12 modules and is available completely online. Only $300.00