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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, Jan 27-Feb 3, 6-8 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1030W01-80776 $99, $5 material fee to instructor
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.
Wed, Mar 2, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Littleton Campus
COMP 1050W02-82030 $79, plus book
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
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, Feb 24, 6:30-9 p.m. Littleton Campus
COMP 1029W01-81979 $69
Get the Most from Your Apple iOS Devices Hands-On
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, Feb 11-Mar 10, 6-8 p.m., 5 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1025W01-81089 $119
Introduction to Mac OS X Yosemite Hands-on
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.
Mon, Mar 21-28, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1055W01-81985 $109 includes manual
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, Feb 9-23, 6-8 p.m., 3 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1040W01-82005 $109
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, Jan 26 - Feb 2, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1001W01-80193 $119, includes manual
Windows 8 Hands-On
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, Feb 17-24, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1012W01-81751 $175, includes manual
Explore Windows 10-Hands-on
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.
Thu, Feb 4-11, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1013W01-81980 $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.
Tue, Jan 26-Feb 2, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1007W01-80198 $175, includes manual
Fri, Feb 19, 9-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1007WP1-80199 $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, Feb 16-23, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus Note new dates
COMP 1008W01-80200 $175, includes manual
Fri, Feb 26, 9-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1008WP1-80201 $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, Mar 1-8, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus Note new dates
COMP 1209W01-80202 $175, includes manual
Fri, Mar 4, 9-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1209WP1-80203 $175, includes manual
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, Feb 5, 9-4 p.m. Parker Campus closed
COMP 1210WP1-80777 $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, Feb 12, 9-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1211WP1-80778 $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, Feb 19, 9-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1212WP1-80779 $175, includes manual
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.
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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.