Adult and Community Education Program
Macon Area Career and Technical Education Center Adult & Community Education program provides a diverse set of educational course opportunities for Macon and the surrounding communities. Classes are selected based on community and business needs and interest. Offerings are published each semester in an insert located in The Chronicle-Herald Journal.
Classes are offered in the areas of computers, arts and crafts, health, and personal enrichment.
Career and technical classes are available to upgrade skills or train for a new career.
Customized training opportunities for businesses are available.
Moberly Area Community College offers college credit courses at Macon AVTS for students pursuing a degree program.
Education To Go provides over 250 online courses to choose from at www.ed2go.com/maconvotech.
Classes for personal enrichment are also offered on the spring and fall.
Photo Wood Transfer Craft
Come join Julie Smith and learn a couple of new techniques for making a photo wood transfer. They will make a great gift or addition to your home decor! Students may bring an 8x10 photo or choose from photos/pictures/sayings provided by the instructor.
October 13 and 15, 5:30-7pm Cost: $15 Supply fee: $5 payable to instructor
Call 660-385-2158 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register
The Macon Career Center offers the following courses on a continual basis. Please call for dates.
Certified Medication Technician (CMT)- THIS COURSE IS DESIGNED TO MEET THE REQUIRED STANDARDS OF MEDICATION TECHNICIANS WHO ARE EMPLOYED BY NURSING HOMES. IT INCLUDES 60 INSTRUCTIONAL HRS IN CLASSROOM W/ SUPERVISED PRACTICUM TO FOLLOW. Course fee of $425
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)- DESIGNED TO TEACH THE BASIC SKILLS NEEDED FOR THOSE EMPLOYED AS NURSE ASSISTANTS IN MISSOURI NURSING HOMES. SEVERAL WRITTEN EXAMS DURING THE COURSE. 100 HOURS OF LICENSED NURSING SUPERVISED EXPERIENCE AND A FINAL EXAM MUST BE COMPLETED IN FOUR MONTHS OF EMPLOYMENT. UPON COMPLETION, STUDENT WILL BECOME A CERTIFIED NURSE ASSISTANT. Course fee of $400
Child Development Associate (CDA)- THE CDA IS A NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED CREDENTIAL FOR INDIVIDUALS WORKING WITH YOUNG CHILDREN. THE CREDENTIAL IS EARNED THROUGH THE COMPLETION OF 120 CLOCK HOURS OF EARLY CHILDHOOD TRAINING AND 480 CLOCK HOURS OF EXPERIENCE WITH YOUNG CHILDREN AND THE SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF THE CDA ORAL AND WRITTEN EXAMINATION. STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE INSTRUCTION IN THE EIGHT CDA CONTENT AREAS AND IN PREPARATION OF THEIR PROFESSIONAL RESOURCE FILE. Course fee of $425
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)- THIS TRAINING PROGRAM IS OFFERED TO THOSE WHO DESIRE TO BE LICENSED AS EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIANS (EMT) BY THE MISSOURI DIVISION OF HEALTH. THE EMT PROGRAM IS THE BASIC LEVEL OF TRAINING FOR THE EMERGENCY CARE PROVIDER THAT LEADS TO BOTH STATE AND NATIONAL LICENSE EXAMINATION. INSTRUCTOR USES A COMBO OF CLASSROOM TRAINING AND CLINICAL OBSERVATIONS. Course fee of $750
Adult Education and Literacy
High School Equivalency classes (HiSET/GED), English as Second Language classes, K-12 tutoring, and college or ASVAB preparation are offered through the Macon Adult Education and Literacy program. Sites include:
Macon Family Literacy Center
408 Blees Industrial Drive
Classes are held Monday-Friday 8:30am-11:30am and Tuesday-Thursday 5pm-8pm
Shelbina Literacy Center
206 E Walnut Street
Classes are held Monday-Wednesday 8am-12pm
Linn County Area Career and Technical Center
122 Pershing Road
Classes are held Tuesday and Thursday 5pm-8pm
Monroe City Public Library
City Hall/Library Complex
109 Second Street
Classes are held Monday-Wednesday 9am-12pm
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