Welcome to Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education!

HHACE: Life changes daily

We are in a rapidly changing world.  HHACE is here to serve you the best we can.  Please check our Facebook Page for daily updates.      We continue to offer distance learning classes for our students doing diploma, HiSET and College Transitions.  Enrichment courses are postponed at this time. Contact us if you need us at 521-3100 ext 5. 
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Credit Recovery

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Credit recovery is a term used to describe a wide variety of educational strategies and programs that give high school students who have failed a class the opportunity to redo coursework or retake a course through alternate means and thereby avoid failure and earn academic credit.

Complete high school by finishing any credits you may need to earn an adult education diploma. (18 credits)

The HiSET exam is a five-part test – Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Science, & Social Studies – the State of Maine uses in the process of issuing a high school equivalency credential.  The exam allows you to show that you have the same academic knowledge and skills as a high school graduate.

“Maine College Transitions is offered through local adult education programs and provides high-quality, cost-effective and accessible pathways to success. Adults who are studying to earn high school degrees receive help in transitioning to college, and adults who have high school degrees receive preparatory support for college. Counseling, mentoring and support services are provided to enable these adults to successfully transition to college and earn degrees.”  Maine DOE website

Are you trying to enter the workforce?  Adult Education offers various curriculum and information that would help adults improve their chances to enter the workforce.  This includes improving soft skills, working on applications, practice interview skills, and learning how to be a better employee.

Whether you’re looking to continue a hobby or try something new, we offer something for everyone.  Enrichment courses are open to learners of all ages and backgrounds.  We offer popular courses that include woodworking, welding, stained glass, hunter safety, card art and several others we add throughout the year.   These classes can help improve your life in all kinds of ways.  There are even online courses offered via ed2go.

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    Welding ~ Beginners to Intermediate to Advanced

    with Richard Mitchell III

    In this Welding class, Richard teaches welding at all levels from beginners to advanced with one on one instruction.    The first class is mandatory as safety training and equipment safety are discussed and demonstrated. Welding Class Scope and Sequence: Health & Safety aspects of welding (PPE and proper lab behavior) (SMAW) “aka Stick” equipment and […]

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    Teas Test Crash Course

    with Melanie Greaves

    TEAS Test Crash Course TEAS test coming up soon? Do you need help? We can help you, for FREE! Houlton Hodgdon Adult & Community Education is ready to assist you in our Crash Course for the TEAS Test.  Evaluate your skills – Focus on your areas of weakness – Find more about the parts of the […]

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    Dental Assisting

    with Academy of Medical Professions Instructor

    Academy of Medical Professions (AMP) is in partnership with Houlton/Hodgdon Adult Ed, Houlton Regional Hospital, and Katahdin Valley Health Center. See Attached Flyer for More Information Starts Monday, October 10, 2022 – 6-8pm for 10wks FREE if eligible for sponsorship, scholarship, agency assistance, or workforce training funds.  And if you don’t qualify, payment plans are available! For More […]

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    11
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    Medical Office Specialist

    with Academy of Medical Professions Instructor

    Academy of Medical Professions (AMP) is in partnership with Houlton/Hodgdon Adult Ed, Houlton Regional Hospital, and Katahdin Valley Health Center. See Attached Flyer for More Information on 5 Healthcare programs available through AMP. Medical Office Specialist starts October 11, 2022 for 16 wks On Wednesdays from 5:30-8:00pm FREE if eligible for sponsorship, scholarship, agency assistance, or workforce training […]

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    Clinical Medical Assistant

    with Academy of Medical Professions Instructor

    Academy of Medical Professions (AMP) is in partnership with Houlton/Hodgdon Adult Ed, Houlton Regional Hospital, and Katahdin Valley Health Center.  AMP HRH ACE Flyer 2022 5 Healthcare Training Programs See Attached Flyer for More Information. FREE if eligible for sponsorship, scholarship, agency assistance, or workforce training funds.  And if you don’t qualify, payment plans are available! For […]

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