The following courses while basic in nature do require a modest fee. Please visit our courses fee page to learn more about the fees and how you can prepay the fees for any classes you register for.
Like most “basic” courses the purpose is to introduce you to the various topics to the point where you’ll feel comfortable with each of the subject covered. Each of these courses will take approximately 1 1/2 hours to cover.
PC 200 – Personalizing and Customizing Windows 10
Now that you know your basic way around Windows 10, we’ll explore the options you this operating system offers you to customize and personalize it to not only suit your tastes but to suit your needs as well
PC 201 – An overview of Microsoft Office and OneNote Basics
This course will provide you with an overview of Microsoft’s Office suite of office productivity software. As part of this introduction, we’ll also explore Microsoft’s Office OneNote module. We’ll be discussing the various versions of Office which are available and the different ways of installing and using them. This will be a good precursor course before considering one of the other focused office courses we will be offering:
PC 202 – Microsoft Word Basics
Microsoft Word has been Microsoft’s flagship word processor well, like forever. Every year, better and better. In this course, we’ll go through a good overview of Word and it’s major functions. We’ll cover creating new documents either from scratch or by using a template. We’ll also look at how to create your own templates for future use. And then we’ll go over some other basics such as setting the theme and visual characteristics of your document including pagination, headers and table of contents.
PC 203 – Microsoft Excel Basics
Microsoft Excel is an advanced spreadsheet program which can be used for everything from keeping the “books” to managing a payroll to forecasting sales to creating and managing a budget or profit and loss statement. In this course we’ll get started with creating a basic worksheet, understanding how formulas are entered and even how to create a basic graph or chart to represent your data.
PC 204 – Microsoft PowerPoint Basics
PC 205 – Microsoft Publisher Basics
Publisher is print media creation program allowing you to create everything from logos and business cards to banners, flyers, menus, agendas, thank you and greeting cards, advertisements and more.