*** Most Workshops are offered in Spanish and English ***
Learn the basics of the Windows 2007 operating system – mouse skills, Windows taskbar, multitasking, Start menu, My Computer, background, screensavers, use of shortcuts, recycle bin, Windows Desktop objects, basic computer maintenance and more. This class is recommended for anyone. No computer experienced required. Class length 3 hours.
|Introduction to the InternetGo surfing! Explore the web. Learn how to use the bells & whistles of your Internet system, as well as good sites to search for information. Conduct a job search by logging onto career sites. No previous Internet experience necessary, but should be proficient with the mouse and keyboard.|
| Basic Word Processing (MS Word)This 6 hour hands-on course teaches the fundamentals of Microsoft Word 2010. In this course we will learn how to create, edit, format, save and retrieve documents. We will use and understand both the drop down menus and the toolbars. We will also dig deeper into the product, learning about dynamic linking with other applications, table formatting and how to bring graphics into a document, including Word Art.
Prerequisite: Basic Windows mouse and keyboard/typing skills, knowledge of files and directory structure.
|MS Word IntermediateCustomizing Word (defaults, toolbar, etc), Templates, Headers/Footers, Tabs, More with Tables.|
| Spreadsheets (MS Excel)This 6 hour hands-on course will teach the student the basic fundamentals of a spreadsheet – how to create, edit, format, save, retrieve and print. Using everyday examples we will create a spreadsheet and graphic representation of data. Time saving tips will be introduced, including Excel Wizards and pre-designed formats. Basics are recommended prior to this class. Offered in English or Spanish.
Prerequisite: Basic Windows, mouse and keyboard skills, knowledge of files and directory structure.
|MS Excel IntermediateMore with referencing (relative, absolute, 3D), Filters, Subtotals, Linking, We do more hands on with each of these tools.|
|Computer Typing ProgramMulti-Media is a self-paced, interactive typing tutor. Start at beginner or more advanced levels and move forward. The software includes games to keep your interest. There are also typing tests and dictation lessons. Recommended for everyone, no prior computer experience necessary.
|Presentations (MS Powerpoint)PowerPoint is a powerful presentation graphics program. Its primary purpose is to create a slide presentation on your computer. Using PowerPoint you can create professional-looking handouts, overheads, charts, and other types of visual aids for use in a presentation to a group. Basics are recommended prior to this class.|
|Introduction to Email and Personal Management Software (Outlook)Outlook is a personal assistant or desktop manager that keeps track of all kinds of information. It can be used to maintain an address book, track/schedule appointments, create a task list, write electronic sticky notes, or send and receive e-mail (inner office). Outlook also monitors your work and automatically creates a journal of things saved to your computer. Basics are recommended prior to this class.
Monday -Friday: 9 am - 3 pm; 5 - 7 pm
Kids Hours: Monday -Friday: 3- 5 pm