Computer Training

NOTE: All on campus instructor-led computer training uses MS Office Suite 2013; MS Windows 7. 
Please bring a flash drive to all computer classes to save any work. 

Practical Computers - An Intro to PC's and Windows
This course is an introduction to the computer and computer applications via lecture and hands-on activities.  We start with an overview of computer hardware, software, and networks that includes the use of Microsoft Windows for running programs, the creation of folders, and file management.  We continue with a focus on Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Email, and the Internet.  Please bring a flash drive to class.  (12 hours) $149
6/3 - 6/24   6pm - 9pm   W     Bedford     AR 101    
TEC 602 30      13327      KILROY     

7/8 - 7/29   6pm - 9pm    W     Lowell     LC 202
TEC 602 80      13328      KILROY

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, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint and Microsoft Access are thoroughly explored in this program. Please bring a flash drive to class.  (36 hours) $499
6/2 - 7/16   6pm-9pm    Tues and Thurs   Bedford      AR LIB3   
TEC 618 30      12586      KELLEY
No class week of June 29


MS Excel 2013 Beginning/Intermediate
This comprehensive course provides the in-depth, hands-on instruction needed to work with Microsoft Excel 2013.  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.
(9 hours)   $149
5/28 - 6/11      6pm-9pm    Thursday     Bedford     NA-102
TEC 703 30      12585      TROCHE

7/8 - 7/22   2:30pm-5:30pm   Wednesday     Bedford     AR-108
TEC 703 35      13308      TROCHE


MS Excel 2013 Advanced
This course provides an overview of the advanced capabilities of Microsoft Excel 2013, 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.  (6 hours) $99
6/18-6/25     6p - 9p    Thursday    Bedford     NA-102
TEC 704 30      12289      TROCHE

7/29-8/5        2:30p-5:30p   Wednesday    Bedford     AR-108
TEC 704 35      13309      TROCHE

MS Excel 2013 Certificate
From beginning to advanced functions of MS Excel 2013, prepare yourself for the workforce demands as you become proficient with Microsoft Excel 2013. 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
6/9 - 8/4     6p - 9p      Tuesday    Bedford    AR-102
TEC 724-30    12584
No class June 30

7/6 - 7/29    9:30a - 12:30p   Mon and Wed    Lowell  LP 304
TEC 724-80    13307

The Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2013 Master ONLINE Course # GES 842
This program teaches the basic and necessary skills to work as an Administrative Professional, including the proficiencies required to work with four major Microsoft Office programs: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. The program also prepares you for the Microsoft Certification Exams 77-418, 77-425, and 77-426 (Word), 77-420, 77-427, and 77-428 (Excel), 77-422 (PowerPoint), and 77-423 (Outlook).  You will learn essential skills including how to work in a modern professional office, how to maintain a professional image, personal and professional ethics, communication essentials, technology basics, records and financial management, event planning and travel, and how to achieve career advancement. You will also learn advanced level skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook 2013. This program can only be taken on a PC. It is not Mac compatible. It is compatible with Windows XP and later operating systems and IE 7 and later browsers.   To enroll for MCC, call 877-221-5151. Not eligible for tuition waivers. ONLINE Course. (445 hours) $1,995

MS Word 2013  ONLINE Course # GES 839
Learn the essential skills needed to master Word 2013. This Microsoft Word 2013 (MOS) online training program teaches you Word 2013 fundamentals, while preparing you for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification Exam 77-418. Some of the topics covered include: basic navigation skills, such as working with the Ribbon and File tab; creating documents and templates, formatting documents; using advanced editing tools; working with document views, including viewing multiple windows. You will also learn to work with comments and track changes, compare and combine documents, use mail merge, and protect documents and restrict formatting and editing. To enroll for MCC, call 877-221-5151. Not eligible for tuition waivers. ONLINE Course.  (70 hours) $595

Last Modified: 5/1/15