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Basic Computers Courses

Please email Sandy Zappala with questions at szappala@necc.mass.edu

Learn the in’s and out’s of Zoom – LIVE REMOTE, NEW!

Learn how to use Zoom, a cloud-based video conferencing platform that can be used for video conferencing, meetings, audio conferencing, webinars, meeting recordings and live chat. Scheduling a meeting means planning one and inviting people in advance, sharing a screen, chatting, recording a session and much much more.

You will be contacted via email prior to the start of the class with an online access invitation.

Instructor

Kerrie Abate; experienced business, computer and information technology specialist; certified Google instructor

Course Information

September 19, 2020 to September 26, 2020, Saturdays, 9:00 am to 11:00 am, 2 weeks

Dates/Time: Saturdays, 9:00 am to 11:00 am, 2 weeks, 9/19 to 9/26

Location:   Online

Cost: $79

CRN: 548 Course Number: CMPA1187 Section: OWB

Computer Basics: The Fundamentals- LIVE REMOTE, NEW!

This hands-on course is a great introduction to personal computers (PCs), providing a solid foundation which includes a basic overview of computer hardware, security, networks, the Windows operating system and software applications. You’ll explore the use of email, the World Wide Web, browsers and search engines plus learn to create and manage documents, files, and folders. NOTE: Students can take Computer Basics: The Fundamentals without continuing on to Computer Basics: MS Office 2016; however, students who successfully complete both Computer Basics: The Fundamentals and Computer Basics: MS Office 2016 may also earn 3 credits (as the equivalent of CIS101) applicable toward their NECC associate degree or certificate program.

Instructor

Jay Partlan, experienced computer instructor

Course Information

September 10 to October 1, Thursdays, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, 4 weeks

Dates/Time: Thursdays, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, 4 weeks, 9/10 to 10/1

Location: Online

Cost: $389

CRN: 499 Course Number: CMPA1171 Section: OWB

Computer Basics: MS Office 2016- LIVE REMOTE, NEW!

Students will be introduced to the Microsoft Office Suite 2016 of applications (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint) with particular attention to Word. Students are encouraged to bring a flash/thumb drive to class to save their work. NOTE: Students can take Computer Basics: MS Office 2016 without having taken Computer Basics: Fundamentals; however, students who successfully complete both Computer Basics: The Fundamentals and Computer Basics: MS Office 2016 may also earn 3 credits (as the equivalent of CIS101) applicable toward their NECC associate degree or certificate program.

Instructor

Jay Partlan, experienced computer instructor

Course Information

October 8 to October 29, Thursdays, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, 4 weeks

Dates/Times: Thursdays, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, 4 wks, 10/8 to 10/29

Location: Online

Cost: $389

CRN: 486 Course Number: CMPA1172 Section: OWB

Managing Your Documents, Spreadsheets, Photos and Other Computer Files

Much of the time and effort you put into creating something, (a document, spreadsheet, presentation, database, photo, etc.) gets wasted if you can’t easily find it again when you need it. Prevent losing work by using techniques covered in this seminar to create, maintain and back up your own computer file system.

Instructor

Jay Partlan, experienced computer instructor

Course Information

May be offered in future

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Location: Haverhill

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