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INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS
indian_male_studying_on_computerThis course is for those who have little or no experience with personal computers and who want to learn the basics. Learn about the main components of a typical computer system and the basic elements of Windows. Learn how to navigate in Windows Explorer, organize files and folders, search for items on their computers, and personalize Windows. Also learn how to safely email and browse the internet.
 
  • Basic Computer Components
  • Passwords and Account Settings
  • The Start Menu
  • Working with the Taskbar
  • Working with Apps
  • Email
  • Email Attachments
  • Email Safety
  • Searching for Files
  • Storing Files
  • Internet
  • Basic Navigation
  • Favorites
  • Threats While Surfing
  • Using Social Media Sites Safely
 
To register, please click on the campus name below.
Registration Fee: $99
# Contact Hours: 7
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Jesup 7/24/17 7/26/17 Mo/We 2 6p.m 9:30pm
Brunswick 8/28/17 8/30/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Waycross 9/25/17 9/27/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Brunswick 10/23/17 10/25/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Jesup 11/27/17 11/29/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Waycross 12/18/17 12/18/17 Mo 1 9am 5pm
 
 
MS WORD LEVEL 1
female_hispanic_student_laying_down_computerThese days, most people take electronic word processing for granted. While we may still write out our grocery lists with pen and paper, we expect to use a computer to create the majority of our documents. It's impossible to avoid word-processing software in many areas of the business world. Managers, lawyers, clerks, reporters, and editors rely on this software to do their jobs. Whether you are an executive secretary or a website designer, you'll need to know the ins and outs of electronic word processing. MS Word is designed to help you move smoothly through the task of creating professional-looking documents. Its rich features and powerful tools can make your work easy, and even fun. In this course, you'll learn how to use Word to create and edit simple documents; format documents; add tables and lists; add design elements and layout options; and proof documents.

In this course, you will learn fundamental Word 2016 skills.

 

  • Navigate and perform common tasks in Word, such as opening, viewing, editing, saving, and printing documents, and configuring the application.
  • Format text and paragraphs.
  • Perform repetitive operations efficiently using tools such as Find and Replace, Format Painter, and Styles.
  • Enhance lists by sorting, renumbering, and customizing list styles.
  • Create and format tables.
  • Insert graphic objects into a document, including symbols, special characters, illustrations, pictures, and clip art.
  • Format the overall appearance of a page through page borders and colors, watermarks, headers and footers, and page layout.
  • Use Word features to help identify and correct problems with spelling, grammar, readability, and accessibility.

To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $99
# Contact Hours: 7
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 7/10/17 7/12/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Waycross 7/31/17 7/31/17 Mo 1 9am 5pm
Jesup 9/11/17 9/13/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Brunswick 10/2/17 10/4/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Waycross 11/6/17 11/8/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Jesup 12/4/17 12/6/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
 
 
MS WORD LEVEL 2
After you master the basics of MS Word Level 1 such as creating, editing, and saving documents; navigating through a document; and printing, you're ready to move on to tackling the more advanced features. These features enable you to create complex and professional documents with a consistent look and feel. They also enable you to automate tedious tasks such as preparing a letter to send to every customer of your organization. Creating professional-looking documents can help you give your organization a competitive edge. Implementing time-saving features such as document templates and automated mailings helps your organization reduce expenses. Mastering these techniques will make you a valued employee in your organization.
 
In this course, you will learn to create and modify complex documents and use tools that allow you to customize those documents.

 

  • Organize content using tables and charts.
  • Customize formats using styles and themes.
  • Insert content using quick parts.
  • Use templates to automate document formatting.
  • Control the flow of a document.
  • Simplify and manage long documents.
  • Use mail merge to create letters, envelopes, and labels.

 

Registration Fee: $99
# Contact Hours: 7
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 7/17/17 7/19/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Waycross 8/9/17 8/9/17 Mo 1 9am 5pm
Jesup 9/18/17 9/20/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Brunswick 10/9/17 10/11/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Waycross 11/13/17 11/15/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm
Jesup 12/11/17 12/13/17 Mo/We 2 6pm 9:30pm

 

MS EXCEL LEVEL 1
female working on desktop computer Organizations the world over rely on information to make sound decisions regarding all manner of affairs. But with the amount of available data growing on a daily basis, the ability to make sense of all of that data is becoming more and more challenging. Fortunately, this is where the power of Microsoft® Office Excel® can help. Excel can help you organize, calculate, analyze, revise, update and present your data in ways that will help the decision makers in your organization steer you in the right direction. It will also make these tasks much easier for you to accomplish, and in much less time, than if you used traditional pen-and-paper methods or non-specialized software. This course aims to provide you with a foundation for Excel knowledge and skills, which you can build upon to eventually become an expert in data manipulation.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to create and develop Excel worksheets and workbooks in order to work with and analyze the data that is critical to the success of your organization.

 

  • Get started with Microsoft Office Excel 2016.
  • Perform calculations.
  • Modify a worksheet.
  • Format a worksheet.
  • Print workbooks.
  • Manage workbooks.
 
To register, please click on the campus name below.
Registration Fee: $99
# Contact Hours: 7
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 7/11/17 7/13/17 Tu/Th 2 6pm 9:30pm
Waycross 8/1/17 8/1/17 Tu 1 9am 5pm
Brunswick 9/5/17 9/7/17 Tu/Th 2 6pm 9:30pm
Jesup 10/3/17 10/5/17 Tu/Th 2 6pm 9:30pm
Brunswick 11/7/17 11/9/17 Tu/Th 2 6pm 9:30pm
Waycross 12/5/17 12/5/17 Tu 1 9am 5pm
 
 
MS EXCEL LEVEL 2
Whether you need to crunch numbers for sales, inventory, information technology, human resources, or other organizational purposes and departments, the ability to get the right information to the right people at the right time can create a powerful competitive advantage. After all, the world runs on data more than ever before and that's a trend not likely to change, or even slow down, any time soon. But with so much data available and being created on a nearly constant basis, the ability to make sense of that data becomes more critical and challenging with every passing day. You already know how to get Excel to perform simple calculations and how to modify your workbooks and worksheets to make them easier to read, interpret, and present to others. But, Excel is capable of doing so much more. To gain a truly competitive edge, you need to be able to extract actionable organizational intelligence from your raw data. In other words, when you have questions about your data, you need to know how to get Excel to provide the answers for you. And that's exactly what this course aims to help you do.

This course builds upon the foundational knowledge presented in MS Excel Level 1 and will help start you down the road to creating advanced workbooks and worksheets that can help deepen your understanding of organizational intelligence. The ability to analyze massive amounts of data, extract actionable information from it, and present that information to decision makers is at the foundation of a successful organization that is able to compete at a high level.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to leverage the power of data analysis and presentation in order to make informed, intelligent organizational decisions.

 

  • Work with functions.
  • Work with lists.
  • Analyze data.
  • Visualize data with charts.
  • Use PivotTables and PivotCharts.

 

Registration Fee: $99
# Contact Hours: 7
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 7/18/17 7/20/17 Tu/Th 2 6pm 9:30pm
Waycross 8/8/17 8/8/17 Tu 1 9am 5pm
Brunswick 9/12/17 9/14/17 Tu/Th 2 6pm 9:30pm
Jesup 10/17/17 10/19/17 Tu/Th 2 6pm 9:30pm
Brunswick 11/14/17 11/16/17 Tu/Th 2 6pm 9:30pm
Waycross 12/12/17 12/12/17 Tu 1 9am 5pm

 

QUICKBOOKS ONLINE
female wearhing sunglasses with artistic blue cubes Offered through partnership with the Georgia Small Business Development Center, QuickBooks Online is fast becoming one of Intuit’s primary products as it allows users to access data anytime and anywhere. This new course is designed in support of the new and improved QuickBooks Online. Developed specifically for beginners and prospective users the course provides a practical hands-on approach to learning the features and the functions available to users online. Using case studies in a computer lab environment, participants will be able to access QuickBooks Online, set up a new company file, create product and service items, manage chart of accounts, add customer and vendor profiles, process daily transactions and also view reports. The course will cover the following topics: Accounting Principles Overview, New Company Set Up and Recording Daily Transactions and Reports. Lunch is included!
 
To register, please click on the campus name below
Registration Fee: $169
# Contact Hours: 6
 
CAMPUS BEGIN END DAYS #DAYS FROM UNTIL
Brunswick 8/23/17 8/23/17 We 1 9am 4pm
 

Locations

 

Waycross Alma Baxley
1701 Carswell Ave 101 West 17th St 1334 Golden Isles Pkwy, W
Waycross, Georgia 31503 Alma, Georgia 31510 Baxley, Georgia 31513
912.287.6584 912.632.0951 912.367.1700
877.332.8682    
  Camden Golden Isles
  8001 The Lakes Blvd 3700 Glynco Pkwy
  Kingsland, Georgia 31548 Brunswick, Georgia 31525
  912.510.3327 912.262.4999
     
  Hazlehurst Jesup
  677 Douglas Hwy 1777 West Cherry St
  Hazlehurst, Georgia 31539 Jesup, Georgia 31545
  912.379.0041 912.427.5800

 

 

 

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