Computer Training



NOTE: All instructor-led computer training uses MS Windows 7 and MS Office Suite 2010.  

Computer Applications Certificate 
This computer applications course prepares you for personal computer applications specialist jobs. It is for a student who is or wants to be employed in businesses that use or want to use microcomputer word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and database software packages. Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access are thoroughly explored in this program. (40 hours) $499
6/3 - 7/10             12:30p - 4:30p                    T & R            B             HH-211
TEC 618 30           12586                                                                    Kelley   
No class week of June 30

6/9 - 7/23             6 – 9:15pm                          M & W          L              LC-203
TEC 618 80           12776                                                                    KILROY
No class week of June 30

MS Excel 2010 Certificate
From beginning to advanced functions of MS Excel 2010, prepare yourself for the workforce demands as you become proficient with Microsoft Excel 2010. Whether you have used MS Excel before and just want to learn more about Excel or are completely new to the program, this course is designed to teach you the features of MS Excel to have you using it like a pro from beginning to advanced functions. The business and personal uses of the Microsoft Excel program are endless. This program will give you a powerful set of skills to help you with career advancement. Upon successful completion, you will be able to: create and format a worksheet; create formulas; manipulate and calculate data with advanced formulas, create and modify tables, present data with charts, analyze data using PivotTables, customize data, work with multiple workbooks, import and export data. Pre-Req: Students must be proficient in a MS Windows environment with keyboarding skills. Please bring a flash drive to class. (24 hours) $349
6/2 - 7/28             6 – 9p                    M            B             AR-107
TEC 724 30           12584                                                    TROCHE
No class June 30

MS Excel 2010-Beginning/Intermediate
This comprehensive course provides the in-depth, hands-on instruction needed to work with Microsoft Excel 2010.  In this 9 hour course students will learn the fundamentals of creating workbooks, performing calculations, using built-in formulas, formatting the worksheet, combining, sorting, and summarizing data, working with charts and printing. Please bring a flash drive to class. Instructor Melissa Troche (9 hours) $149
6/10 - 6/24          6 – 9p                    T             L              LC213A
TEC 703 80           12587                                                  

6/11 - 6/25          6 – 9p                    W            B             AR-107
TEC 703 30           12585                                                 

7/22 - 8/5             6 – 9p                    T            B             AR 107
TEC 703 35           12774                                                   


MS Excel 2010 Advanced
This course provides an overview of the advanced capabilities of Microsoft Excel, including the following: performing calculations across multiple worksheets, Built-in-functions such as V-Lookup, PMT, and using What-if Analysis, analyzing data with PivotTables, automating repetitive tasks with macros, troubleshooting with auditing and protecting the workbook. Please bring a flash drive to class.  Instructor Melissa Troche (6 hours) $99
7/8 - 7/15             6 – 9p                    T              L              LC-213A
TEC 704 80           12588                                   

7/9 - 7/16             6 – 9p                    W            B              AR-107
TEC 704 30           12289                                   

8/12 - 8/13          6 – 9p                    T & W        B             AR-101
TEC 704 35          12775  

Presto PowerPoint Presentations & More
This class promises to jumpstart the novices and introduces the most fluent of users to new and innovative ideas. Discover MS PowerPoint 2010 and its wonderful tools and features for creating original and creative presentations from basic to advanced functions.  Explore the more advanced features like how to enhance presentations using PowerPoint and Windows Paint as editing tools for graphics and pictures, creating hyperlinks to connect multiple presentations, learning to match colors perfectly with your logo, and creating custom designed backgrounds for specifically focused presentations. This class will also review the do’s and don’ts of creating presentations to maximize effectiveness. Prerequisite: While this is a comprehensive class that will cover the beginning, intermediate and advanced features of PowerPoint, it is not for non-computer users. Some prior experience to using MS Windows and basic word processing skills is required.  Please bring a flash drive to class.  (15 hours) $249
6/19 - 7/24          6 – 9p                    R             B             AR-101
TEC 743 30           12777                  TROCHE
No class July 3

Microsoft Office 2010 Master Certification Training Course - ONLINE
Learn basic to advanced skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, while preparing for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification. Through this program, you can equip yourself for Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification, the globally recognized standard for validating expertise with the Microsoft Office 2010 suite. Certification can help you differentiate yourself in today’s competitive job market, broaden your employment opportunities, garner greater earning potential, and advance in your current job. Students should have basic computer skills and should be comfortable using an Internet browser and selecting commands from a menu or toolbar. You should be able to manage files, including saving, updating, and backing up files. ONLINE Course. Student must have access to MS Office Suite 2010. To enroll for MCC, call (877) 221-5151. Not eligible for tuition waivers. ONLINE Course. 300 hours. $1695

Websites with WordPress.  Course # EDG 855
Do you want to build an attractive, sophisticated blog or website—without having to learn any special coding? WordPress is the most popular Web design tools because it's free, it's easy, and it produces professional results. You'll get hands-on experience as you create your own WordPress site and blog. As you walk through the process from start to finish, you'll find out how to use WordPress to create pages and posts, add images and video, change a site's look and feel, and include user-friendly features. Discover the ease of using WordPress design themes to express your creativity, and you'll see how much fun it is to be part of the vibrant WordPress online community. Classes begin monthly. 24 hours. $130. To enroll: Step 1: www.ed2go.com/mcc to complete the online registration for your selected course. Step 2: Call MCC enrollment at 1800-818-3434 to complete payment. Students will not have access to the online sessions until payment is made. All classes begin monthly. Not eligible for tuition waivers. For questions, 781-280-3663 or campopianoc@middlesex.mass.edu                    

 

Last Modified: 4/23/14