First-Time Homebuyer Seminars will be held from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. July 13 and 20, at Westbrook Community Services and Adult Education, Westbrook, and a second class will take place from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on July 15, 18, 22 and 25, at Money Management International, South Portland. Pre-registration is required and the nonrefundable fee is $30 per person or $50 per couple. The deadline to register for the Westbrook course is July 5 and the deadline for the South Portland class is July 6. Register at www.ceimaine.org or call Coastal Enterprises Inc. at 882-5177.


CareerCenters, part of the Maine Department of Labor, provide a variety of free services and workshops to help with job searches and to upgrade skills. Each of the 12 centers provides computer workstations and offers serveral programs throughout the month. Call 753-9005 (TTY users call Maine Relay 711) or go to www.mainecareercenter.com.

Central Maine Community College offers several business-related courses, workshops and training. Call Corporate and Community Services at 755-5280 or (800) 891-2002, opt. 7, or visit www.cmcc.edu/training for more information.