American Legion certification training offered in Augusta

Posted Aug. 03, 2011, at 5:10 p.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — District Nine of the American Legion will be conducting the American Legion Extension Institute Certification four-day training course later this month in an effort to strengthen the organization’s officer corps.

The course will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 22, 24, 26 and 27, at Camp Keyes, Building 41. The four modules will be followed by a final exam.

The course costs $15 and is open to all Legion members, active duty personnel and qualifying veterans.

For information or to sign up, call District Nine Vice Commander Patrick Eisenhart at 632-3807 or email on or before Aug. 13.