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Computer Applications Training

Thursday, August 05, 2021

Computer Applications Training

University of Arkansas - Pulaski Technical College’s Business and Industry Center offers computer training to individuals, businesses, and local governments. Courses include Microsoft Office, Windows operating systems, and essential computing skills. These intensive short courses will give you or your employees the skills and knowledge needed to complete projects efficiently and effectively, maximizing productivity. Contact Kristi Tucker at (501) 907-6670 ext. 3408 or e-mail [email protected] for details.

Customized Computer Training is available for small and large groups. Complete our Customized Training Request to find out how UA - Pulaski Tech can develop a customized computer program to fit your specific needs including day, time, duration, and specific content needs.

Classes are available via Zoom and Face-to-Face. If you sign up for a class that is offered via Zoom, a link to the Zoom meeting room and the password, and instructions on how to join the class, will be sent to you via e-mail after you register. The session will have a live instructor who will be available for questions throughout the class. The lecture will also be recorded and sent to participants after the class is completed.

Subjects Offered:

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel Level 1 via Zoom

In this class, you will learn about fundamental Excel features to create and modify simple worksheets. Specifically, you will learn Excel terminology and how to navigate a workbook, the different ways to enter data, how to format cells, rows, and columns, and how to write basic formulas. You will also learn about using functions in your formulas and the difference between relative and absolute cell references.

This session will show you how to use Excel to its fullest potential in a hands-on, interactive environment.

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Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word for Beginners via Zoom

In this class, you will learn the fundamental skills used in creating documents in Microsoft Word. Specific skills include different ways to navigate a document, entering and formatting text, how to save documents, and how to create and modify tables. This class is perfect for novice computer users. This session will show you how to use Word to its fullest potential in a hands-on, interactive environment.

Microsoft Word Mail Merge via Zoom

Mail Merge is a great feature where you can turn generic letters into personalized correspondence. The data source (which is a list of variable information, such as names and addresses) and the main document (form letter) only need to be set up and proofed once! Then using Mail Merge, you can generate hundreds of letters, envelopes, labels or emails without having to check each one. In this class, you will learn the ins and outs of this great feature. This session will show you how to use Word to its fullest potential in a hands-on, interactive environment.

Microsoft Word – Table of Contents and Indexes via Zoom

Plowing through a long document can be challenging for the reader if it is not well-organized. Word offers several great tools for organizing documents. In this class, we will learn how to create table of contents and indexes which help readers locate specific topics and terms in a long document. This session will show you how to use Word to its fullest potential in a hands-on, interactive environment.

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Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams via Zoom

Learn how to use Microsoft Teams in the ever-growing age of digital collaboration. Microsoft Teams intertwines with almost the entire Microsoft Office Suite. Learn how to increase productivity and organization with this all-inclusive application. Once you have registered for the class, the instructor will send out an e-mail with the link to the Zoom meeting room, along with the password and instructions on how to join the class.

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Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint via Zoom

In this class, we will learn the basics of using PowerPoint and some more advanced features to make your presentations stand out. Topics covered include creating and delivering a presentation, design techniques, printing a presentation, adding graphics and animation, adding multimedia to presentations, adding charts, and using tables.

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Microsoft Outlook

Outlook and Research for Beginners via Zoom (FREE CLASS)
August 5
6 p.m.

Would you like help organizing your schedule while gaining the skills to most effectively utilize Microsoft Outlook? In this class, you will learn how to use digital calendars, manage multiple accounts, and share calendar events with people you frequently plan around. This class will also go over what to look for when writing papers, doing research, or educating yourself online.

Microsoft Outlook via Zoom

Learn how to use Microsoft Outlook for more than just email. Microsoft Outlook has a ton of other features that will help with organization and make your productivity skyrocket! This session will show you how to use Outlook to its fullest potential in a hands-on, interactive environment.

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