Industry certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Instructional Program (CIP)
This 12 week program is designed for foreign trained professionals with a background in the banking and finance industry. It consists of six individual courses which will prepare participants with the knowledge and skills required to be successful in the position of Teller. Graduates will earn the Today’s Teller Certificate, a nationally recognized credential, from the American Bankers Association and the Center for Financial Training & Education Alliance. The Today’s Teller curriculum will be co-taught by employers from local banks and credit unions including, Bank of America, Gorham Savings Bank, Bangor Savings, cPort Credit Union, and Infinity Credit Union. Students will also participate in courses covering Customer Service for Banking, Basic Math and Cash Handling, Basic Computer and Writing for the Workplace, Personal Finance, and Job Search Strategies. Successful students will have the opportunity to meet directly with employers for mock interviews and other networking opportunities
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
Portland Adult Education, 14 Locust Street
4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4
Name of Credential
American Bankers' Association Today's Teller Certificate
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Subsidized by State and Federal funds
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
Total In-State Program Cost