|Social Media||Website||WordPress||Online Classes|
|Adobe||Tablets/SmartPhones||Computer Overview||Microsoft Office|
Social Media Basics: Get and Stay Connected Safely
Create a Facebook account to connect with friends and family, learn to upload photos and videos to share with whomever you choose, understand the basics of Twitter, and learn how to play around with Pinterest and Instagram for visual content! Discover the features of YouTube. Navigate and manage your profiles.
Wed, May 11-25, 6-8 p.m., 3 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1030S01-80918 $99, $5 material fee to instructor
eBay 1 - The Basics of Selling!
Clear the closet, earn additional part-time income or run a serious eBay business - this class is your foundation. Learn to set up an eBay seller account, create successful eBay listings, upload pictures and accept credit card payments with PayPal. Included are selling “Tips, Tricks and the Traps” to avoid. Covers how to determine shipping costs, where to get FREE shipping supplies, how to print shipping labels from your home computer and get FREE home pickup. Optional eBooks available for purchase after class. This is an official eBay University class taught by multi award-winning eBay instructor and published author.
Mon, May 9, 6-9 p.m., Littleton Campus
BUSI 1008S01-81206 $69
Create an Effective Web Site
Take control of your online presence. Learn some of the tricks to creating effective websites. Learn which trends to follow and which to avoid. This class will cover basic marketing techniques that are a must. Includes some basic html and an introduction to useful tools to make developing your website easier.
Thu, Aug 4, 6-9 p.m. Littleton Campus
BUSI 1038M01-59548 $69
The Basics: Get Connected with E-Mail - coming this fall
The World of Google and You coming this fall
Obtain a Basic Adobe Certificate by successfully completing these 3 hands-on classes taught by Lynette LoSasso. Classes are small for individualized attention and must be completed this term. There are no class substitutions to receive a series certificate.
You may also enroll in individual classes if you are not interested in obtaining a series certificate and you may take the classes in any order.
Adobe Acrobat Pro is one of the powerful tools offered by Adobe. Become more efficient by learning how to reliably create, edit, and sign PDF (Portable Document Format) documents. Discover how to easily integrate files across multiple platforms and devices. See how to build an interactive pdf and web forms and discover security techniques. Learn tips and techniques that will help you become more productive with this powerful program. Bring your computer or tablet with Adobe CS6/Creative Cloud and/or Acrobat Pro installed.
Adobe Illustrator is one of the powerful tools offered by Adobe. Regardless of your artistic ability, you can use Adobe Illustrator to create illustrations for logos, websites, newsletters, or just about anything! Create and edit vector-based graphics. Learn to navigate through the program, where to find the basic tools, and learn how to draw basic shapes using the pen tool and much more. Explore tips and techniques that will help you become more productive with this powerful program. Bring your laptop or tablet with Adobe CS6/Creative Cloud and/or Illustrator installed.
Adobe InDesign is one of the powerful tools offered by Adobe. Regardless of your expertise, you can use Adobe InDesign to design and lay out documents, newsletters, flyers, or just about anything that has text! Learn how to navigate through the program, where to find the basic tools, become familiar with the use of master pages and much more. Discover a different approach to move things around within a document. Explore tips and techniques that will help you become familiar with the tool that graphic production artists and designers use for layout worldwide. Bring your laptop or tablet with Adobe CS6/Creative Cloud and/or InDesign installed.
See our Photoshop classes in the photography section of this schedule
- Apple Basics for iPhone and iPad coming this fall
- iTunes Tips and Tricks coming this fall
Introduction to Mac OS X Hands-on
Bring your Mac computer and take a tour of Apple’s operating system. Gain the basic knowledge of Mac computers. Discover how Mac organizes files. Discover tools and programs and how to manipulate preferences to customize your experience and streamline your work flow. Learn how to keep your device secure and how to troubleshoot problems.
Thu, June 30-July 7 6-9 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1055M01-59510 $109
Get the Most from Your Android Devices Hands-on
Bring your device (tablet, smartphone) and get the assistance you need to use your electronic tool to the fullest! Learn to navigate your device, discover the world of apps for navigation, entertainment, work productivity, photography, and more. Explore security and safety features to keep your data safe. Learn to network your device and even talk to your computer.
Tue, July 12-26, 6-8 p.m., 3 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1040M01-59511 $109
Jan Golden owns a company that helps people learn to get the most from their smart devices. With all the apps out there, it is difficult to sift through and find the best ones. Let Jan help you navigate all the choices with her great series of hands-on workshops.
Coming this Fall
- Privacy and Security Essentials for Your Mobile Device -
- 10 Essential Smartphone Apps
- Get the Best Features for Photography and Video on Your Smartphone
- Music/Podcasts/Books on Your Smartphone
- Get the Most from Your Apple iOS Devices Hands-On
- Introduction to Mac OS X Yosemite Hands-on - coming this fall
WordPress Web Design Certificate coming this fall
- Dropbox Tips and Tricks coming this fall!
Computer Basics for Laptops and Desktop Devices
For those with limited knowledge of the computer, learn basic functions and get more comfortable with the device. Explore computer terminology, major operating systems and applications, processor speeds, RAM, and understand hard drives and other topics. Practice keyboard and mouse skills and create a document.
Tue, June 21-28, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1001M01-59515 $119, includes manual
Windows Hands-on – Any Version
Bring your Windows devices and explore this operating system. Organize and navigate through information on your device and learn about the file management systems. Learn to log-on to the computer, discover tools and programs, create files and folders. Discover the new interface and the most useful apps. Discuss how to keep your devices even more secure with Access Control and Windows Defender, and how to troubleshoot potential issues, like reversing fatal crashes.
Wed, June 15-22 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1012M01-59396 $175, includes manual
Special note: Bring a flash drive with you to any of these classes if you want to save your work for computer application courses. For all day-long computer classes, there will be a lunch break, generally from 11:45-12:45.
These are 6-week online classes which begins the 2nd Wednesday of every month. For more information, and to register and pay, visit our online programs website. These classes are $119 for 24 hours of instruction.
Master the basics of the word processor PC Magazine ranked as one of the “strongest and most intelligent programs ever written.” By the time you’re done with the step-by-step lessons and hands-on activities in this course, you’ll be able to use Word confidently at home or on the job. Create, edit and save documents; explore cut, copy, paste and delete text word commands. Practice formatting and paragraph features, bullets and numbered lists; check grammar and spelling; and use the thesaurus.
Explore styles, section breaks, and columns and how to format tables. Use graphics, draw and edit shapes, and create text boxes. Learn how to print out labels, form letters, creating indexes, and envelopes. Learn to insert different types of graphics in a document including digital photographs from your own camera, clip art images provided by Microsoft, and different types of charts such as bar, line, or pie charts. Prerequisite: Introduction to Word or equivalent knowledge.
Successfully complete all three classes and receive a Microsoft Excel Training Certificate and receive 1.8 CEUs. You may also take individual classes.
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2013
Enter and edit information. Create and copy simple formulas and functions. Use Cut/Copy/Paste and Drag and Drop to duplicate or reorganize data. Apply borders, shading and other formats. Sort and graph your data. Prerequisite: Windows knowledge.
Mon, June 6-13, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1007M01-58195 $175, includes manual
Fri, July 15, 9-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1007MP1-59512 $175, includes manual
Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2013
Work with multiple and large workbooks. Enter a 3D formula. Learn about outlines, subtotals, tables, and lists. Apply names to ranges. Practice advanced graphing techniques. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel or equivalent knowledge.
Mon, Jun 20-27, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1008M01-58197 $175, includes manual
Fri, July 22, 9-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1008MP1-59513 $175, includes manual
Advanced Microsoft Excel 2013
Create and use pivot tables and charts; lookup functions and multiple workbook techniques; create and edit macros and customize toolbars. Prerequisite: Intermediate Excel or equivalent knowledge.
Mon, July 11-18, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1209M01-59001 $175, includes manual
Fri, July 29, 9-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1209MP1-59514 $175, includes manual
Successfully complete all three classes and receive a Microsoft Access Training Certificate and receive 1.8 CEUs.
These are 6-week online classes which begin the 2nd Wednesday of every month.For more information, and to register and pay, go to arapahoe.edu/communityed and follow the online links. These classes are $129 for 24 hours of instruction.
Introduction to Microsoft Access (2007-2016)
Take control of your data! In this course, you’ll learn how to harness the power of Microsoft Access to organize, store, edit, manage, and report on hundreds of thousands of records. Start with the basics of database concepts and structure. Build and customize tables to store data. Learn about relational databases, and see how you can use them to build forms, generate reports, and search for data with queries across thousands of records in hundreds of tables—often with just a few clicks of your mouse! Discover how to use macros to automate repetitive tasks and increase your efficiency.
Intermediate Microsoft Access (2007-2016)
Take your skills to the next level. Build an entire database project from scratch. Track customer and order information. Using action queries, add and update key fields that allow you to build relationships among the tables. Master the steps for building complex yet easy-to-use forms to manage table data. Build crosstab and summary queries so you can access information quickly and easily. Examine how to build reports using conditional formatting to highlight key data points, and explore Visual Basic, a powerful programming language that allows you to automate simple and complex tasks. Build a navigation form to make it easy for your users to find what they need.
Fun! Fast! Convenient! Great Content! Get a Certificate! Ask us how to try the first lesson of a course for FREE! All these courses are conducted online. For more information visit our online class section to see how easy online learning can be.
- S02. May 18
- M01 June 15
- M02 July 20
- M03 Aug 17
To register for online courses, follow the specific class link and click on 'enroll now.'
We offer all MS Office application classes for versions 2007-2015 online. Go to our online class section and follow the links to ed2go.