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Computer Applications Training

Friday, April 16, 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. Customized courses or private, company-only courses are also available. On-site training can also be arranged. Contact Kristi Tucker at (501) 907-6670 ext. 3408 or e-mail [email protected] for pricing and details.

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 class will be offered online through Zoom. 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.

This session will have a live instructor who will show you how to use Outlook to its fullest potential. At the end of this session, there will be time for questions and answers. The lecture will also be recorded and sent to participants after the class is completed.


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 have a live instructor who will show you how to use Word to its fullest potential. At the end of this session, there will be time for questions and answers. The lecture will also be recorded and sent to participants after the class is completed.


Microsoft Excel Level 1 – Part 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 have a live instructor who will show you how to use Excel to its fullest potential. At the end of this session, there will be time for questions and answers. The lecture will also be recorded and sent to participants after the class is completed.


Microsoft Excel Level 1 – Part 2 via ZOOM

In this course you will learn about managing large amounts of data and how to utilize different sources of date. You will learn some of the more advanced Excel tools used for organizing data, performing calculations, and restricting data entry. Specifically, you will learn how to import data, how to adjust the worksheet view, how to sort and filter, and how to perform some advanced calculations. Finally, we will finish with how to create basic charts.

This session will have a live instructor who will show you how to use Excel to its fullest potential. At the end of this session, there will be time for questions and answers. The lecture will also be recorded and sent to participants after the class is completed.


Microsoft Excel Level 3 – Part 1 via ZOOM

In this class you will explore the tools that you can use with tables in Excel and discover the advantages of creating tables. You will also learn how to create formulas that use structured references. Finally, you will learn some of the basic financial functions that are frequently used in Excel.

This session will have a live instructor who will show you how to use Excel to its fullest potential. At the end of this session, there will be time for questions and answers. The lecture will also be recorded and sent to participants after the class is completed.


Microsoft Excel Level 3 – Part 2 via ZOOM

In this class you will learn how to summarize data using PivotTables and PivotCharts and work with the important tools needed to create both PivotTables and PivotCharts.

This session will have a live instructor who will show you how to use Excel to its fullest potential. At the end of this session, there will be time for questions and answers. The lecture will also be recorded and sent to participants after the class is completed.


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 have a live instructor who will show you how to use Word to its fullest potential. At the end of this session, there will be time for questions and answers. The lecture will also be recorded and sent to participants after the class is completed.


Microsoft Word – Table of Contents & 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 have a live instructor who will show you how to use Word to its fullest potential. At the end of this session, there will be time for questions and answers. The lecture will also be recorded and sent to participants after the class is completed.


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.

This class will be offered online through Zoom. 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. This session will have a live instructor who will show you how to use Microsoft Teams to its fullest potential. At the end of this session, there will be time for questions and answers. The lecture will also be recorded and sent to participants after the class is completed.


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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