Computer, Tablets, SmartPhones

eBayDropboxEmailPrezi
Social MediaWebsiteWordPressOnline Classes
AdobeTablets/SmartPhonesComputer OverviewMicrosoft Office

Acrobat

Illustrator

InDesign

 Apple

Android

Apple and Android

Basics

Windows

Word

Access

Excel

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

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 Add to Cart           $99, $5 material fee to instructor

eBAY

eBay 1 - The Basics of Selling!

Kevin Boyd
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 Add to Cart                                           $69

eBay 2 - Advanced Selling Strategies!

Kevin Boyd
Learn the “Insider Tips and Strategies” that will draw the most bids, maximize sales and beat your competition. Covers how to find a profitable niche, what to sell, what to avoid and how to use Drop Shippers to minimize inventory costs. Includes eBay research, marketing and photography tips, eBay Stores, plus how to find reputable suppliers and drop shippers. Taught by multi award-winning eBay instructor and published author.

Tue, May 10, 6-9 p.m.                                       Littleton Campus
BUSI 1009S01-81207 Add to Cart                                           $69

eBay 1 and2 – eBay Selling Series!

Register for both eBay 1 - The Basics of Selling and eBay 2 - Advanced Selling Strategies at the same time and receive a discount!

Mon/Tue, May 9-10, 6-9 p.m.                             Littleton Campus
BUSI 1011S01-81481 Add to Cart                                            $119

PREZI

Compelling Presentations Using Prezi

Lynette LoSasso
Discover how to design compelling, professional, and dynamic presentations using the cloud based multi-platform tool Prezi. Become familiar with the latest tips, tricks and techniques that will keep your audience engaged. Ditch slides once and for all and design using the Prezi canvas.

Wed, May 11, 6:30-9:30 p.m.                            Littleton Campus
COMP 1056S01-82081 Add to Cart                             $79, plus book

WEBSITE

Create a Website for Fun, Profit, and Business!

Kevin Boyd
No programming required! Discover easy-to-use design tools that can build your personal or business website in 60 minutes. Then get traffic immediately using pay-per-click ads on Google, MSN, Yahoo! and Facebook. Covers how to optimize your site for smart phones plus how to get ranked by the three major search engines (SEO), and the tips and traps of website design plus learn to create money generating affiliate websites, and find reputable suppliers and drop shippers. Optional eBooks available for purchase after class. Taught by a multi award-winning instructor and published author.  

Thu, May 5, 6-9:30 p.m.                                    Littleton Campus
BUSI 1079S01-81208 Add to Cart                                        $69

EMAIL

The Basics: Get Connected with E-Mail

Lynette LoSasso
Explore the basic email providers such as gmail, outlook, and yahoo and learn the basics of sending and receiving emails. Discover how to create and manage contact lists, attach and download files and understand how to organize email into folders. Get the most out of using email as a form of communication to keep in touch with loved ones anywhere. Discuss some basic email security dos and don’ts.

Wed, May 11, 1-4 p.m.                                  Littleton Campus
COMP1003S01-81809 Add to Cart                          $79, includes manual

GOOGLE APPS

The World of Google and You

Lynette LoSasso
Google is so much more than the world’s most popular search engine. It also offers products such as Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Photos, and much more! Get an introduction and learn the basics of how these on-line applications can offer great web-based alternatives to Microsoft Office and take advantage of cloud based computing. A google account is required (one can be created at www.google.com prior to class).

Mon, Apr 4, 6-9 p.m.                                   Littleton Campusclosed
COMP 1057S01-82082 Add to Cart                       $79, plus book

ADOBE

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.

Introduction to PDF Using Adobe Acrobat Pro

Lynette LoSasso
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.

Wed, Apr 6, 6-9 p.m.                    Littleton Campus closed

COMP 1050S01-82070 Add to Cart          $79, plus book

Introduction to Vector Graphics using Adobe Illustrator offered this summer

Introduction to Desktop Publishing using Adobe InDesign

Lynette LoSasso
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.

Wed, Apr 13-20, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks   Littleton Campus closed

COMP 1052S01-82072 Add to Cart                    $109,  plus book

 See our Photoshop classes in the photography section of this schedule                                                                                                              

TABLETS/SMARTPHONES

iTunes Tips and Tricks

Learn how to make playlists, organize your music library, import songs from CDs and online, and navigate the iTunes program on Macs and PCs. Discover syncing with iOS devices (iPad, iPhone), and more.

Wed, May 4, 6:30-9 p.m.            Littleton Campusclosed
COMP 1029S01-82068 Add to Cart                 $69

APPLE

Get the Most from Your Apple iOS Devices Hands-On

Steve Sande
Get the personal assistance you need! Through hands-on interaction with an Apple expert and author, discover the features of your mobile iPad, iPod touch, and iPhone devices. Explore: settings, browsers, email, and network connectivity; Apple apps, iLife and iWork apps suites; the App Store, buying apps, music, movies, books and TV shows; using an iOS device instead of a regular PC; photo and video fun, and more. No experience is necessary. Bring your tablet computer or smartphone.

Thu, Apr 14-May 12, 6-8 p.m., 5 wks         Littleton Campus
COMP 1025S01-80931 Add to Cart                             $119

Introduction to Mac OS X Yosemite Hands-on

Lynette LoSasso
Bring your Mac computer or watch the in-class demonstration 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.

Fri, May 6-13, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks                Littleton Campus
COMP 1055S01-82080 Add to Cart                   $109 includes manual

Apple Basics for iPhone and iPad

Jan Golden
Explore the basic, yet important topics of getting connected, multitasking, installing and managing apps, and mastering voice commands using Siri. Discover key iOS apps: Calendar, clock, contacts, reminders and notes. This is a hands-on course. Bring your iPhone or iPad (Apple devices only). 

Wed, Apr 6, 6-9 p.m.                                          Littleton Campus
COMP 1027S01-82064 Add to Cart                                        $69

ANDROID

Get the Most from Your Android Devices Hands-on

Jon Rager
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, Apr 26-May 10, 6-8 p.m., 3 wks    Parker Campus
COMP 1040SP1-82069 Add to Cart               $109

APPLE AND ANDROID

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.

Privacy and Security Essentials for Your Mobile Device

Jan Golden
Understanding privacy and security when you’re using your devices is essential in today’s world. Learn how to safely backup your device, what to do if it’s lost or stolen, how to manage passwords, and what you need to know when buying online. Explore the cloud, and how you can use it safely and securely.  Bring your tablet or smartphone (Apple or Android) for hands-on assistance.

Wed, Apr 13, 6-9 p.m.                                       Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1010S01-82065 Add to Cart                                        $69

10 Essential Smartphone Apps

Jan Golden
Extend the use and functionality of your smartphone with this overview of 10 essential apps. With over 1.5 million apps on the app store, discover some of the most useful, powerful apps available. Explore apps that help you stay productive, connected, informed and entertained. Jan has sifted through the apps and will share the best. Bring your tablet or smartphone (Apple or Android) for hands-on assistance.

Wed, Apr 20, 6-9 p.m.                                        Littleton Campusclosed
COMP 1023S01-82066 Add to Cart                                       $69

Get the Best Features for Photography and Video on Your Smartphone

Jan Golden
Get the most out of the amazing camera you carry with you in your smartphone! Review the basics to take great photos and videos, including how to get the best results in difficult situations. Learn to edit and repair photos, resize photos, and create amazing photo effects right on your phone. Jan has learned the secrets for these free apps. Bring your tablet or smartphone (Apple or Android) for hands-on assistance.

Wed, Apr 27, 6-9 p.m.                                        Littleton Campus
COMP 1026S01-82063 Add to Cart                                        $69

Music/Podcasts/Books on Your Smartphone

Jan Golden
Review the variety of ways to listen to music including music streaming apps, online vs offline listening, and managing your music library.  Explore how to get started with podcasts, including how to find great podcasts, and managing your podcast library. Then, discover online book resources, including ‘checking out’ e-books from your library. Bring your tablet or smartphone (Apple or Android) for hands-on assistance.

Wed, May 4, 6-9 p.m.                                         Littleton Campus
COMP 1011S01-82067 Add to Cart                                         $69

WORDPRESS

WordPress Web Design Certificate

Obtain a Basic WordPress Web Design certificate by successfully completing these 4 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.

Web Site Fundamentals

This is a first class in the series for a certificate in WordPress Web Design. Learn the differences between programs such as Dreamweaver and WordPress and get a general overview of web design, blogging versus websites. Learn how to set up your own domain name. Understand the differences between desktop vs mobile layout and much more

Tue, Apr 12, 6-9 p.m.                           Littleton Campus
COMP 1059S01-82084 Add to Cart                $99 no book required

WordPress I

WordPress is a content management system associated most often with blogs but is gaining reputation for designing dynamic websites. Explore the file architecture and the WordPress Dashboard. Understand how to set up WordPress on your own Domain or set up a WordPress account. Learn WordPress settings starting at square one.

Tue/Thu, Apr 19-21, 6-9 p.m., 2 sessions  Littleton Campus
COMP 1045S01-82085 Add to Cart                      $99, plus book

WordPress II

A continuation of WordPress part 1, practice working with WordPress themes as well as managing and formatting pages and posts. Includes a basic introduction to HTML, PHP and Cascading Style sheets.

Tue/Thu, Apr 26-May 3, 6-9 p.m., 3 sessions    Littleton Campus
COMP 1046S01-82086 Add to Cart                            $109, plus book

WordPress III

A continuation of WordPress part 2, practice working with WordPress plug-ins, widgets, working with media files and managing menus. Discuss website security, RSS, and web optimization as well as managing and maintaining your website.

Tue/Thu, May 10-17, 6-9 p.m., 3 sessions Littleton Campus
COMP 1047S01-82087 Add to Cart                       $109, plus book

DROPBOX

Dropbox Tips and Tricks

Lynette LoSasso
Dropbox can be perfect for anyone whether you are a professional needing easy access to your files wherever you go or simply wanting a more convenient way to store documents and photos. Learn how to set up your own account, then share and organize your files using Dropbox.

Mon, Apr 18, 6-9 p.m.                       Littleton Campusclosed
COMP 1058S01-82083 Add to Cart               $79, plus book

COMPUTER OVERVIEW

Computer Basics for Laptops and Desktop Devices

Jon Rager
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, Apr 5-12, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks            Littleton Campus
COMP 1001S01-80519 Add to Cart                    $119, includes manual

WINDOWS

Windows 8-8.1 Hands-On

Staff
Bring your Windows 8 devices or watch the in-class demonstration 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, Apr 6-13, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks      Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1012S01-81810  Add to Cart                      $175, includes manual

Explore Windows 10-Hands-on

Lynette LoSasso
Windows 10 comes with a new browser, Microsoft Edge and many user friendly features. You can enable Cortana and get instant access to key actions without leaving the page you’re on. Bring your device with Windows 10 on it, or watch the in-class demonstration.

Wed, Apr 13-20, 1-4 p.m., 2 wks     Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1013S01-82073 Add to Cart         $175, includes manual                                                                               

MICROSOFT OFFICE

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.

WORD

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.

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013

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.

Intermediate Microsoft Word 2013

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.

EXCEL

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.

Tue, Apr 5-12, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks     Littleton Campus
COMP 1007S01-80524 Add to Cart               $175, includes manual

Fri, Apr 29, 9-4 p.m.                                  Parker Campus
COMP 1007SP1-80523 Add to Cart                $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.

Tue, Apr 19-26, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks   Littleton Campus
COMP 1008S01-80525 Add to Cart                $175, includes manual

Fri, May 6, 9-4 p.m.                                   Parker Campus
COMP 1008SP1-80526 Add to Cart                $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.

Tue, May 3-10, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks    Littleton Campus
COMP 1209S01-81216 Add to Cart               $175, includes manual

Fri, May 13, 9-4 p.m.                                Parker Campus
COMP 1209SP1-80527 Add to Cart                $175, includes manual

MICROSOFT ACCESS 

Successfully complete all three classes and receive a Microsoft Access Training Certificate and receive 1.8 CEUs.

Beginning Microsoft Access 2013

Explore relational databases, work tables, create and maintain records, produce reports and use programming techniques that enhance Access applications. Prerequisite: Windows knowledge.

Fri, Apr 8, 9-4 p.m.                                  Parker Campus
COMP 1210SP1-80532 Add to Cart               $175, includes manual

Intermediate Microsoft Access 2013

Explore relational databases, related tables, complex queries, advanced form design, reports and print, charges, and pivot tables and charts. Prerequisite: Beginning Access or equivalent knowledge.

Fri, Apr 15, 9-4 p.m.                          Parker Campus  closed
COMP 1211SP1-81217 Add to Cart               $175, includes manual

Advanced Microsoft Access 2013

Practice querying with SQL, advanced queries, macros, advanced macros, importing, exporting, and linking and database management. Prerequisite: Intermediate Access or equivalent knowledge.

Fri, Apr 22, 9-4 p.m.                                Parker Campus  closed
COMP 1212SP1-81218 Add to Cart               $175, includes manual

ONLINE COMPUTER CLASSES

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.

Section Numbers

  • W04   Mar 16
  • S01   Apr 13
  • S02.  May 18
  • M01. June 15

To register for online courses, follow the specific class link and click on 'enroll now.'

ONLINE APPLICATION CLASSES

We offer all MS Office application classes for versions 2007-2015 online. Go to our online class section and follow the links to ed2go.

OTHER ONLINE COMPUTER CLASSES

COMPUTER BASICSSECTION #COST
Keyboarding   ONLI 1022$119
Introduction to PC TroubleshootingONLI 1214$119
Introduction to Windows 7ONLI 2214$119
Introduction to Windows 10ONLI 2029$119

PROGRAMMING
  
Introduction to ProgrammingONLI 1093$119
Introduction to Visual BasicONLI 1026$119
Introduction to Java ProgrammingONLI 1042$119
Intermediate Java ProgrammingONLI 1213$119
Introduction to C# Programming ONLI 1043$119
Intermediate C# ProgrammingONLI 1044$119
Introduction to C++ ProgrammingONLI 1226$119
Introduction to Python 2.5 ProgrammingONLI 1197$119
Introduction to Python 3 ProgrammingONLI 1203$119
Introduction to Ajax ProgrammingONLI 2081$119

OTHER
  
Introduction to CorelDRAW X5ONLI 1034$119
Introduction to Adobe Illustrator CS4ONLI 1117$119
Introduction to Adobe Acrobat X ONLI 1174$119
Introduction to Illustrator CS5ONLI 2220$119
Creating Mobile Apps with HTML 5ONLI 2103$119
Introduction to Networking ONLI 1215$119
Intermediate Networking ONLI 1216$119
Wireless Networking ONLI 1217$119
Introduction to PC Security   ONLI 1056$119
Advanced PC Security ONLI 1057$119
Introduction to Database DevelopmentONLI 1075$119
Introduction to SQL ONLI 1223$119
Intermediate SQLONLI 1038$119
Introduction to OracleONLI 1224$119
Intermediate OracleONLI 1225$119

CERTIFICATION PREPARATION CLASSES
  
CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep 2ONLI 1250$139
Advanced CompTIA A+ Certification PrepONLI 2046$139
Basic Comp TIA A+ Certification PrepONLI 2047$139
CompTIA Network+ Certification Prep ONLI 2048$139
CompTIA Security+ Certification PrepONLI 2049$139
Intermediate CompTIA A+ Certification PrepONLI 2050$139
PMP Certification Preparation 1ONLI 2052$129
PMP Certification Preparation 2ONLI 2053$129

 

 

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