Computer Classes

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.Class Objectives:

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.Class Objectives:

Internet Job Seeking 101

Learn to use online job boards and job search engines to find the right job for you. Discover where you can build your résumé online. Learn the steps to an effective job search and the organizational tools to help you stay on top of your job-seeking process. Seats are filled on a first-come, space available basis.Instructor: N. ShinerComputer Lab, Rm. 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well. The ability to execute the skills learned in PC Basics, Web I Basics and Email Basics.Class Objectives:

Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context Database Training

Stay up to date on national and global issues before the upcoming election.  The Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context database provides both sides of the argument such issues as Fracking, Medical Marijuana, Modern Day Piracy, Deregulation and much more.  Learn how to navigate the database’s resources, including news articles, encyclopedias, academic journals, statistics, websites and radio discussions.Instructor: B. CoburnComputer Lab, Room 311

Health Literacy

Learn to find and assess quality online health information (2.5 hours). Seats will be filled on a first-come, space available basis.Instructors: A. Muhammad, PIA International, Inc.Computer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics.You will learn to:

Facebook for Personal Profiles

In this class, we will walk you through how to create a Facebook Personal Profile.  We'll start from the beginning and discuss:     • What a Facebook personal profile is     • Setting up your Facebook personal profile     • Managing account and privacy settings     • Learning Facebook’s lingo     • Creating and Managing Posts     • Managing Family, Friends and Companies     • About Facebook Groups

Facebook for Business Profiles

In this class, we will walk you through how to create a Facebook Business Profile.  We'll start from the beginning and discuss:     • What Facebook is and why it is important to your business     • How to set up a Facebook business page from scratch     • Timeline covers and profile pictures     • Managing settings     • Creating and Managing Posts     • Facebook Newsfeed     • Managing Timeline tabs and applications

PC Basics: Intro to Word 1

This hands-on adult computer class is designed to let you enter the personal computer world on the ground floor. The class was created for people who feel they need to learn the basics of computers, including parts of the computer, terminology, basic Windows 7 skills, basic mouse skills (including right-click and left-click), how to navigate the mouse pad, and a basic overview of Microsoft Office 2010. 

Thursday Morning Computer Classes

You are welcome to attend Thursday morning computer classes from 10 a.m to noon. September sessions include:Introduction to Microsoft Word (Sept. 6)Introduction to Microsoft Excel (Sept. 13)Introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint (Sept. 20)Introduction to Personal Computers (Sept. 27)

Facebook for Personal Profiles

In this class, we will walk you through how to create a Facebook Personal Profile.  We'll start from the beginning and discuss:     • What a Facebook personal profile is     • Setting up your Facebook personal profile     • Managing account and privacy settings     • Learning Facebook’s lingo     • Creating and Managing Posts     • Managing Family, Friends and Companies     • About Facebook Groups

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