Courses by track – Winter/Spring 2021

ACE MV COURSES
WINTER/SPRING 2021

ARRANGED BY TRACK

All courses are online unless noted otherwise.
Please email info@acemv.org with any questions or interest.

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BUSINESS & CAREER | TRADES | LITERACY | EDUCATION | HEALTH | SOCIAL JUSTICE | PERSONAL ENRICHMENT

BUSINESS & CAREER

How To Write A Book Proposal
Jan 20-Feb 10 | Wednesdays 11am-12pm
Instructor: Holly Bellebuono

Financial Planning for Small Businesses
Mar 2-Apr 6 | Tuesdays 6-7pm
Instructor: Tilma Johnson

Next-Level Grant Writing for Non-Profits
Mar 2-Apr 6 | Tuesdays 6-7:30pm
Instructor: Chris Shrum

Quickbooks Desktop Essentials
Mar 9-Mar 30 | Tuesdays 5:30-6:30pm
Instructor: Sue Martin

Innovative Thinking for Small Businesses
Mar 31-Apr 28 | Wednesdays 5:30-7pm
Instructor: Aline Wolff

Public and Persuasive Speaking
Mar 31-Apr 21 | Wednesdays 5:30-6:30pm
Instructor: Cheryl Burns

Marketing Your Business With Video
Apr 8-May 13 | Thursdays, 6-7pm
Instructor: Samantha Hartley

Professional Online Communication
May 5-Jun 2 | Wednesdays, 5-6:30pm
Instructor: Aline Wolff

Budgeting for Business & Non-Profits
Dates TBD
Instructor: Norm Werthwein

Crafting Your Pitch
Dates TBD
Instructor: Tom Soldini

TRADES: TECHNICAL TRAINING & LICENSURE

Offshore Wind Technician Certificate Program
Courses begin the week of Jan 25 and continue through May
We are running the following 4 courses for our Offshore Wind Technician certificate students, however any Martha’s Vineyard resident may apply to enroll in these courses whether they wish to join the certificate program or not:

Electrical Machinery (3 undergrad credits)
Wind Power Technology
(4 undergrad credits)
Wind Power Operation & Maintenance
(4 undergrad credits)
Offshore Safety & Survival
(4 undergrad credits)

In partnership with

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Training
May 3-May 7 | M-F, Morning or Afternoon
Location: Vineyard Transit Authority
Instructor: Dan Eaton

Hoisting 2A-1C License Prep
May 8 | Saturday, 9am-3pm
Location: Vineyard Transit Authority
Instructor: Dan Eaton

ServSafe Manager Certification
May 1-May 8 | Saturdays, 9am-3pm
Location: Barn Bowl & Bistro
Instructor: Alice Robinson

LITERACY

High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) Prep
Feb 4-Apr 8 | Mondays & Thursdays, 5:30-7:30pm
Instructors: Robert Ribeiro, David Foley

EDUCATION

Issues of Race, Diversity & Oppression (3 undergrad credits)
Jan 19-Mar 23 | Tuesdays, 6-7:30pm
Instructor: Josh Dodds

In partnership with

Fitchburg State University

Teachers Address the Challenges of A Diverse Classroom (3 graduate credits or PDPs; Educators only)
Feb 18-Apr 22 | Thursdays, 4-5:30pm
Instructor: Barbara-jean Chauvin

In partnership with

Fitchburg State University

Intro to Cultural Competency (3 undergrad credits)
Mar 31-Jun 1 | Tuesdays, 6-7:30pm
Instructor: Danielle Charbonneau

In partnership with

Fitchburg State University

HEALTH

Medical Interpreter Training
Feb 2021 dates TBD, more info to come

Understanding Medicare
March 16 | Tuesday, 6:30-8:30
Instructor: Mary Leddy

Understanding Medicare
May 11 | Tuesday, 6:30-8:30
Instructor: Mary Leddy

CPR/AED Heartsaver Certifcation for Everyone
Apr 10 | Saturday, 9am-3pm
Instructor: Alan Ganapol

First Aid Training for Everyone
Apr 17 | Saturday, 9am-3pm
Instructor: Alan Ganapol

Wilderness Survival Training for Everyone
Apr 24 | Saturday, 9am-5pm
Instructor: Alan Ganapol

SOCIAL JUSTICE

Social Justice Reading Group
Apr 6-Apr 27 | Tuesdays, 5-6pm
Facilitator: Nancy Hoffman

Course Title TBD
Date TBD
Instructor: Rev. Will Mebane

PERSONAL ENRICHMENT

Writing A Memoir
Feb 3-Mar 10 | Wednesdays, 3pm-4:30
Instructor: Aline Wolff

Creative Non-Fiction Writing
Mar 1-Apr 5 | Mondays, 4:30-6pm
Instructor: CK Wolfson

Photography Fundamentals
Mar 2-Apr 6 | Tuesdays, 6-7:30pm
Instructor: Adam Donnelly

Island Geology: The Geological Landscape of Martha’s Vineyard
Mar 3-Mar 24 | Wednesdays, 6-7pm
Instructor: Giorgio Caramanna

Wine Workshop: Wine 101
Mar 10 | Wednesday, 7-8:30pm
Instructor: Alex Speight

Women in Photography
Apr 13-May 8 | Tuesdays, 6-7:30pm
Instructor: Adam Donnelly

Wine Workshop: Wines Under $20
Apr 14 | Wednesday, 7-8:30pm
Instructor: Alex Speight

Practical Brazilian Portuguese for Your Workplace & Our Community – LEVEL 2
Apr 12-May 19 | Mondays, 6-7pm
Instructor: Robert Ribeiro

Wine Workshop: Intro to Summer Wines
May 12 | Wednesday, 7-8:30pm
Instructor: Alex Speight

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