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Computer Education

Our Computer Education program provides training from Introduction to Computers to using Email to full Microsoft Office certification.

Class Fee: None

Day Classes:
Monday – Friday
1st Period: 8:20am – 10:20am
2nd Period: 10:30am – 12:30pm

Evening Classes:
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 6pm – 9pm

Programs Offered

Introduction to Computers

  • Computer Basics (Logging In, Using the Mouse,
  • Working with Programs (Creating Documents, Saving Your Work)
  • File Management (Organizing Documents and Folders)
  • Internet Explorer (Browsing the Web)
  • Control Panel (Installing Programs, Backing Up Your Files, Antivirus Security)
  • Sending and Receiving Email Messages
  • Store and Access Contact Information
  • Add Appointments and Meetings to Your Calendar
  • Assign Tasks
 
 

Microsoft Word

  • Business Letters
  • Simple Reports
  • Tables and Forms
  • Mail Merge
  • Research Papers
  • Promotional Brochure
 
 

Microsoft Excel

  • Editing, Viewing, and Printing Worksheets
  • Formulas and Functions
  • Tables and Outlines
  • PivotTables and Macros
  • Financial Functions and Data Analysis
 
 

Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Creating and Designing Presentations
  • Adding Graphics, Animation, and Sound
  • Inserting Charts
  • Adding Multimedia
 
 

Microsoft Publisher

  • Flyers
  • Tri-Fold Brochures
  • Custom Publications
  • Business Information Sets
  • Merging Publications with Data
 
 

Microsoft Access

  • Building Databases
  • Querying Databases
  • Relational Databases
  • Forms and Reports
 
 

Adobe Photoshop

  • Create Digital Graphics, Illustrations, and Typography
  • Work with Perspective Drawing
  • Applying Effects
  • Blending Colors and Shapes
 
 

Adobe Illustrator

  • Create Digital Graphics, Illustrations, and Typography
  • Work with Perspective Drawing
  • Applying Effects
  • Blending Colors and Shapes