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Computer Applications


Gain the edge you need in your computer skills with our Microsoft Office 6-hour training series. Move toward greater productivity by enhancing the power of Microsoft’s 2010. These hands-on courses introduce you to practical techniques you can use right away to enhance workflow. Cost: $50. EMPLOYERS: BUY ONE GET ONE!

Instructor: Teresa Harkness. Does your child know more about that computer than you do? Never touched a computer? How about this: "I only know how to turn it on and turn it off!" If either of these descriptions fit you, then we have a class especially for you. Allow us to calm your fears and teach you how the computer can be very useful. You can't break it! We'll even introduce you to a few of our friends - Microsoft Office, Internet, and email. They are easier to get to know than you think. Frith 133 [59560] ITEC 150-29

Instructor: Teresa Harkness. This workshop will begin with the basics of the latest version of this very popular word processing program. Participants will learn how to use Microsoft Word to create their first document, edit text, and make that original document look great. The instructor will introduce templates and how you can format your document with styles; decorate the document with backgrounds, borders, and text effects; and insert tables. Before the end of the workshop, you will also learn how to use mail merge, revise documents and track changes, and other tasks Word makes simple to do. Frith 133 [59568] ITEC 151-29

Instructor: Teresa Harkness. Microsoft Word is a powerful and popular program, yet most people use only a fraction of its features. This workshop assumes each student has a basic working knowledge of Microsoft Word. If the student has recently completed the beginner workshop and wants to learn more, then this workshop is for you. We'll cover how to use Word as a simple desktop publishing program to create signs, flyers, menus, brochures, and even newsletters. You'll learn how to insert different types of graphics in a document including digital photographs from your own camera, clip art images provided by Microsoft, and different types of charts such as bar, line, or pie charts, using the latest version of Microsoft Word. Frith 133 [59591] ITEC 158-29

Instructor: Teresa Harkness. Have you ever wished there was a class for proficient users of Microsoft Word? Where you can learn how to do specific tasks related to your job, or your needs? For instance: Word features used to prepare a document for distribution, creating forms, advanced mail merge features, collaborating changes with other users, or creating a webpage using the latest version of Microsoft Word. Caution: This class is not for the beginner! When you pre-register for the course, you must inform the PHCC staff of two tasks you want to learn in this 6 hour workshop. Based on the responses of the participants, the instructor will plan a workshop that teaches those tasks. The class seating is limited, and granted to students in the order that the payment and registration is received. Frith 133 [59587] ITEC 156-29

Instructor: Teresa Harkness. In this workshop, you will start with the steps to create a slide show, start to finish, using the latest version of PowerPoint. But you will soon discover many ways to add flair to your presentation. You will learn how to create visual appeal out of text and other information like tables, Excel charts, your digital photos, sound, narration, and videos like You Tubes. Frith 133 [59569] ITEC 152-29

Instructor: Linda Cox. Are you trying to keep your household or are you a business owner relying on Excel to keep your organization thriving? You will learn the techniques in this workshop that will make your job easier. You'll start with the essential skills of spreadsheet creation: how to create a workbook, enter and edit text and numbers, and add rows or columns. You will progress to creating a chart and making changes to a chart after you create it, using the latest version of Microsoft Excel. Frith 133 [59579] ITEC 153-29

Instructor: Linda Cox. This workshop assumes each student has a basic working knowledge of Microsoft Excel. If the student has recently completed the beginner workshop and wants to take their skills to the next level, then this workshop is for you! In this hands-on workshop, you'll learn how easy it is to create macros that let you manipulate data with the push of a button, using the latest version of Microsoft Excel. And you'll set yourself apart from the casual Excel user by adding VLOOKUP, INDEX & MATCH, and Excel's other time-saving functions to your repertoire. Frith 133 [59593] ITEC 159-29

Instructor: Linda Cox. Have you ever wished there was a class for proficient users of Microsoft Excel? Where you can learn how to do specific tasks related to your job, or your needs? For instance: financial functions, tables, conditional formatting, creating templates, and linking worksheets and charts to a Word document, using the latest version of Excel. Caution: This course is not for the beginner! When you pre-register for the course, please inform the PHCC staff of two tasks you want to learn in this 6 hour workshop. Based on the responses of the participants, the instructor will plan a workshop that teaches those tasks. Frith 133 [59590] ITEC 157-29

Instructor: Linda Cox. Let's start by learning when to use Access and when to use Excel. This course helps you answer that essential question so you don't set off in the wrong direction. Then you're ready for the foundation of your database - learn to create tables and progress to creating queries, forms, and reports, using the latest version of Microsoft Access. Frith 133 [59584] ITEC 154-29

If interested in taking a class and it is not on our schedule at this time, email us to sign up today. When we obtain the minimum number of students required, we will contact you to schedule the class at your convenience. If you are an employer, our workforce training staff can tailor this class to align with your organization’s distinct needs. Please email us with your request.


This non-credit program is managed by:
Workforce Development and Continuing Education
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Phone: 276.656.0260

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