UMA currently has an established process by which to award credit for external training programs.  Once reviewed, approval of credit(s) award(ed) for external trainings are typically valid for five years, at which time another review is required.

Questions? Contact: Laurie Ficker; lficker@maine.edu; 1(877) UMA-1234 ext. 3241 or (207) 621-3241

Currently Approved External Trainings for Credit:

Training Title Required Documentation UMA Course Credit Expiration
 The Foundations of Basic Genetics course & Beyond Basic Genetics  Evidence of satisfactory completion provided by Jackson Laboratory Employee Training Specialist BIO 215 3 Nov 2018
Training Title Required Documentation UMA Course Credit Expiration
 “Short Courses” Certificate of Completion for MDI Biological Laboratory BIO 495 1 June 2019
Training Title Required Documentation UMA Course Credit Expiration
Section Three of the Basic Law Enforcement Training Program: Maine Law and Legal Procedures Certificate of Completion or Transcript of Attendance JUS 289 3 July 2018
Section Five of the Basic Law Enforcement Training Program: Traffic Certificate of Completion or Transcript of Attendance JUS 230 3 July 2018
Section Six of the Basic Law Enforcement Training Program: Investigations Certificate of Completion or Transcript of Attendance JUS 200 3 July 2018
Section Seven of the Basic Law Enforcement Training Program: Patrol Certificate of Completion or Transcript of Attendance JUS 389 3 July 2018
Section Eight of the Basic Law Enforcement Training Program: Law Enforcement Skills Certificate of Completion or Transcript of Attendance JUS 380 3 July 2018

Students in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, RN-Completion program, can earn up to 3 credits toward their degree for the following national certifications:

Title Required Documentation UMA Course Credit Expiration
CBIC Infection Control and Epidemiology Certification course Certification in Infection Prevention and Control (CBIC certificate) NUR 3xx 3 Dec 2018
ONCC Hematology Oncology course and Oncology Certified Nurse (ONC) exam Onocology Certified Nurse (INC) certificate NUR 3xx 3 Nov 2018
ONCB Orthopedic Review course and Orthopedic Nurses Certification (ONC) exam Orthopedic Nurse Certification (ONC) NUR 3xx 3 Nov 2018
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Psychiactric-Mental Health Nursing board Certification examination. ANCC Psychiatric-Mental health Nursing RN-BC Certificate NUR 3xx 3 Dec 2020
American Board of Certification for Gastroeneterology Nurses (ABCGN) Certification CGRN Certificate NUR 3xx 3 Dec 2020
American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification, Inc Certification in Post Anesthesia Nursing (CPAN Certificate) NUR 3xx 3 April 2021
American Nurses Credentialing Center Perinatal Nursing RN-BC ANCC RN-BC in Perinatal Nursing certificate NUR 3xx 3 July 2021
The National Alliance of Wound Care & Ostomy Certification in Wound Care (WCC Certificate) NUR 3xx 3 July 2021
Medical Surgical Nursing Certification Board (MSNCB) CMSRN in Medical Surgical Nursing Certificate NUR 3xx 3 March 2022
Perioperative Nursing Practice Certification (CNOR) CNOR Certificate NUR 3xx 3 May 2022

 

Training/Course Title Required Documentation UMA Course Credit Expiration
Basic Communication Skills + Basic Employability Skills Cianbro Training Documentation COL 214 1 n/a
National Electrical Code Cianbro Training Documentation SCI 1xx Descriptive Science Elective 4 n/a
Computer Systems, Basic Cost + Basic Scheduling + Cash Flow Reporting + CorelDRAW + CorelPHOTOPAINT + Cost to Complete Reporting Cianbro Training Documentation CIS 1xx 3 n/a
CMiC + CorelDRAW Cianbro Training Documentation BUA/CIS 303 3 n/a
Project Engineer + Basic Cost + Basic Scheduling Cianbro Training Documentation CIS 470 3 n/a
Fundamentals of HR (a minimum of 12 modules) Cianbro Training Documentation BUA 361 3 n/a
Leadership Initiative Cianbro Training Documentation SSC 317 3 n/a
OSHA 10 + OSHA 510 + OSHA 500 Cianbro Training Documentation GEL 1xx 3 n/a
Institution Required Documentation UMA Course Credit Expiration
Kennebec Valley Adult Education Alliance Certificate of Completion COL 1xx 3 Dec 2019
Knox County Adult Education Certificate of Completion COL 1xx 3 March 2020
Bangor Adult & Community Education Certificate of Completion COL 1xx 3 Oct 2020
Spruce Mountain Adult Education Certificate of Completion COL 1xx 3 Feb 2021
Training Title Required Documentation UMA Course Credit Expiration
Private Pilot Ground Training FAA Certificate AVI 141 3 n/a
Private Pilot Flight Training FAA Certificate AVI 142 3 n/a
Instrument Rating Ground Training FAA Certificate AVI 241 3 n/a
Instrument Rating Flight Training FAA Certificate AVI 242 3 n/a
Commercial Pilot Ground Training FAA Certificate and successful competion of AVI 352E AVI 341 3 n/a
Commercial Pilot Flight Training FAA Certificate and successful competion of AVI 352E AVI 342A
AVI 342B
AVI 343
2
2
6
n/a
Aircrew Program Designee (APD) FAA Certificate AVI 4xx 3 n/a
Remote Pilot Certification FAA Certificate UAS 210 4 n/a
Training Title Required Documentation UMA Course Credit Expiration
Kennebec Leadership Institute Certificate of Completion SSC 317 3 n/a
Workshop Title Required Documentation UMA Course Credit Expiration
“Discovering Quimper and its Inhabitants” taught by Myriam Dupouy through the Centre de Recherche Bretonne et Celtique (CRBC) Certificate of Completion FRE 394 3 June 2020
Course Required Documentation UMA Course Credit Expiration
Venturing Forth Completion endorsement by NVME Director
of Program and Policy Development
Eloise Vitelli ($15 posting fee applies)
BUA 243 3 Sep 2020

Send appropriate documentation to the following address:

University of Maine At Augusta
Advising Center; c/o Laurie Ficker
70 University Drive
Augusta, ME 04330