Computer Training & Certification
Basic Computer Skills for the Workplace $70 5:30-7:30 PM TTH 1/12-2/25 Rm 273
This course is designed to introduce computers and computer terms, demonstrate how to navigate the internet using search engines, develop e-mail capabilities, and assist the student in developing a moderate comfort level with basic computer use for employability. Fees for this class are waived for students meeting income guidelines.
Google for Business $75 5:30-7:30 PM TWTH 3/8-17 Rm 273
You’ve heard about Gmail, but did you know that Google has several other free applications that can help you be more productive, or help you grow your business? For instance, how about an online calendar, free cloud file storage, a word processor, spreadsheets, a survey creator, video conferencing and more. In addition, you can communicate, create, share and collaborate from any device. See what these free apps can do to save you time and money.
Microsoft IT Academy Certification Testing
Montgomery Community College has been designated as a testing center for the Microsoft IT Academy Certifications. Exams are available in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access. Successful completion in the exams results in certification as a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS). Take any one of our Microsoft Office applications classes and you will be eligible to take a Microsoft Office Certification exam, a $125 value, for free!
Introduction to Microsoft Excel $75 6-8 PM MW
This course is designed for those who are new to Microsoft Excel and need to learn how to use this software from the ground up. Topics to be covered include: Creating a worksheet, shortcuts, formulas, using the function wizard, custom charts and graphs, and printing options. At the completion of this course each student will be eligible to take the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification test at no additional cost, a $125 value for free.
Quickstart for Microsoft Office
Quickstart courses are designed for experienced Microsoft Office users who are looking to tune up in specific areas. If you have specific Microsoft Office training needs for yourself or your business, please contact Andrew Gardner at 910-576-6222 extension 532 to set up a class.
MOS Certification Prep $75 6-8 PM M 1/25-2/29 Rm 142/Online
This course is designed for those who are proficient with various Microsoft Office applications and would like to earn the industry-recognized credential for the computer skills they have mastered. The MOS Certifications are offered in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook. This course includes both classroom and web-based instruction. At the start of each class meeting the instructor will be available to review the designated Microsoft Office topic for that week. Course material will be posted online for review; the instructor will be available online and in the classroom to answer any questions about the material. Each certification test is normally $125, but individuals can test in five areas at no cost while registered. That’s a savings of $625.
Maintaining & Repairing
Your Own Computer $75 6-8 PM TTH 1/12-2/18 Rm 143
Are you tired of paying the Geek Squad to make minor repairs to your PC? Want to avoid a one-hour call with a customer service rep? This class will teach you to diagnose and fix minor computer problems yourself.