Learn the essentials of computing for today's technological workplace in a wide variety of occupations. Through hands-on interactive training, gain a working knowledge of computer fundamentals. This program is for those who want to establish basic computer proficiencies to enter the job market. Strengthen your resume and entry-level technology skills with this certificate program. Tuition includes all textbooks. Classes include:Keyboarding for Computers, Windows Basics, Word Basics,Outlook Basics, Excel Basics, Basic Workplace Computing Final Project.
Save even more by registering for our comprehensive business computing solution. In this program, you will complete both the Basic Workplace Computing Certificate and the Advanced Workplace Computing Certificate, earning a certificate as a business computing professional. This certificate provides you A-Z mastery of numerous software applications used in today's technological workplace. Tuition includes all textbooks. Class include: Keyboarding for Computers, Windows Basics, Word Basics, Outlook Basics, Excel Basics, Basic Workplace Computing Final Project, Word Intermediate, Word Advanced, Excel Intermediate, Excel Advanced, PowerPoint Basics, Access Basics, Access Intermediate, Microsoft Publisher, Advanced Workplace Computing Final Project.
The pizza lovers series of classes is an in depth look at different styles for the pizza fanatic in all of us. Each class will be dedicated to a specific style of pizza with the chance for hands on experience making your own dough. Students who attend will also go home with a complimentary dry mix of ingredients to make your first pie on your own! Samples will be served at each class. Sign up for all four Pizza Lovers classes for a discounted price! Classes include Classic American Style, Chicago Style Deep Dish, Flat-bread style Pizza and Whole Grain Crusts.
Fear your kitchen no more! The Discovering Kitchen Basics series is a class for those who want more kitchen confidence. By taking all four Culinary Experience classes, even rookie home cooks will learn to prepare an elegant four course meal guaranteed to impress and surprise friends and family. This is a hands on series focused on learning by doing. Take all four Culinary Experience courses for a discounted tuition by enrolling in the Culinary Experience series. Classes included: Appetizers and Knife Basics, Soups and Salads, Entrées and Desserts. Be sure to bring your appetite! Tuition includes all fees.
Take your business computing skills to the next level through our advanced training in Microsoft Office applications. You will receive hands-on, intermediate and advanced training in Microsoft Word and Excel. You will also learn the required skills for basic- and intermediate-level Access, along with the basics of PowerPoint and Publisher. These advanced-level skills are used in many professions such as project management, operations, administrative, management and health care. Classes use real world examples to give you the tools to succeed. This certificate is a great addition to your resume, especially if you already have mastered the beginning level software applications. Tuition includes all textbooks. Classes include: Word Intermediate, Word Advanced, Excel Intermediate, Excel Advanced, PowerPoint Basics, Access Basics, Access Intermediate, Microsoft Publisher, Advanced Workplace Computing Final Project.
Even the most basic tasks in today's offices depend on technology. The demand for people with the skills to succeed in this environment is greater than ever. Become empowered as you learn how to use Microsoft Office and increase your skills and competencies as an office professional or administrative assistant. Learn effective techniques for business communication and the skills required for the delivery of excellent customer service. Earn a certificate showing you have the skills employers are looking for. This is an excellent credential for your resume. Tuition includes all textbooks. Class include: Keyboarding, Windows Basics, Word Basics, Word Intermediate, Business Writing, Outlook Basics, Excel Basics, Excel Intermediate, Excellence in Service, PowerPoint Basics, Access Basics, Microsoft Publisher and Final Project.
Acquire the essential skills and knowledge to become an electrical specialist by registering for this Kirkwood certificate program. Receive instruction in AC/DC electrical circuits, motors and motor controllers, and programmable logic controllers. You will realize a cost savings versus taking each class individually, while earning a certificate that will document your electrical skills abilities. Classes included in this certificate series: AC/DC Electrical Circuits, Motors and Motor Controls and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC).
Get hands-on training and instruction with this eight-part viticulture program. You will learn all aspects of vineyard planning, planting, maintenance and harvesting. Each course will offer two evenings of classroom instruction and two evenings of in-the-vineyard practical experience. More than half of your time will be spent working in the vineyard under close instructor guidance. Successfully complete the program and earn your Vineyard Management Certificate This program is appropriate for current and potential vineyard employees, anyone establishing a vineyard business or personal enrichment. Save 25 percent of the tuition if you sign up for the series versus taking the classes individually. As a certificate member you will automatically be enrolled in all eight classes. This series will meet the second and last Tuesday and Wednesday of the month. Check times and location with class listings below. Books required: Midwest Grape Production, ISBN 0420025911 and Sunlight into Wine, ISBN#1875130101. Classes included: Vineyard Establishment, Winter Into Spring Vineyard Management, Spring Vineyard Management 1, Spring Vineyard Management 2, Summer Vineyard Management 1, Summer Vineyard Management 2, Harvest Vineyard Management 1 and Harvest Vineyard Management 2.
This certificate is designed for busy adults who desire to learn the technical skills essential for bookkeeping-related positions. Learn popular accounting software and the essentials of spreadsheets and databases. Whether for a home-based business, your employer or your next career, you can understand the applications used in the bookkeeping industry. According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), around two million people worked as bookkeepers and accounting assistants in May 2007. A job for trained bookkeepers will be available in all types of industries and organizations, particularly those with up-to-date computer skills in accounting applications software. In 2007, the annual mean salary for bookkeepers was $32,780. Register for the certificate and save more than $200 versus taking the classes individually. Tuition includes all course textbooks. Classes include: Accounting/Bookkeeping Concepts, Windows Basics, Word Basics, Excel Basic, Excel Intermediate, Access Basics, Bookkeeping Final Project, Quick Books, More with Quick Books.
Learn the essential skills and knowledge to repair dents and rust, including final painting. Classes included in this series: Repair Dings, Dents and Rust, Prime and Paint and Auto Body Repair Advanced.
The Lean Process Improvement Specialist Certificate program will provide you with a common base of knowledge and tools essential to understand lean projects and improve your career success. This training is designed for employees in all fields and professions interested in learning how to minimize waste and increase efficiency. Classes include: • Foundations of Lean• 5S Workplace Organization• Lean Mapping Tools• Standardized Work: Creating Consistency for Ensuring Quality • A3: A Problem Solving Tool• Lean: Real World Application