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Microsoft Office Applications

Get the training you need to develop basic and advanced computer skills that can be applied immediately to your job. All courses feature:

  • Classes use Microsoft Office 2016
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  • Hands-on instruction for each participant
  • Industry-experienced instructors
  • Small class sizes
  • Take-home training materials

Fall 2017 Course Descriptions and Schedule Information

Full-Day Class – $225

PCTR 17 Microsoft Excel: Level 3

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to troubleshoot large, complex workbooks, automate repetitive tasks, engage in collaborative partnerships involving workbook data, construct complex Excel functions and use those functions to perform rigorous analysis of extensive, complex datasets using conditional logic to construct and apply elaborate formulas. A textbook is required and may be purchased in the CLC bookstore prior to class. Prerequisite: Microsoft Excel Level 2 or equivalent knowledge

Course Prerequisites and Special Notes

For each class, a textbook is required and is available for purchase at the CLC Bookstore.

These half-day classes focus on one or two key components in various Microsoft Office software. Supplemental materials will be provided for each class.


Spring 2018 Course Descriptions and Schedule Information

Full-Day Classes – $225/each

Course Prerequisites and Special Notes

For each class, a textbook is required and is available for purchase at the CLC Bookstore.

These half-day classes focus on one or two key components in various Microsoft Office software. Supplemental materials will be provided for each class.

Two-Day Intensive Class – $425

PCTR 29 Microsoft Office Basic Training

Are you looking to brush up on Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint? This basic training will help you to quickly enhance your skills and increase your confidence while using the popular workplace software. The comprehensive course will dedicate a half-day of training to each topic so that you will leave with a more holistic understanding of Microsoft Office systems. Users of all levels can benefit from the coursework and it would be helpful to anyone trying to enter the workforce in an office setting. Whether you are new to Microsoft Office, were self-taught or would simply like to learn more about the products, this two-day course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to effectively utilize these applications.

Two-Hour High-Level Workshop – $45

PCTR 36 Introduction to the Office 365 Environment

During this 2 hour course, you will be introduced to Microsoft Office 365 for Business. This demonstration will provide a brief overview of the Office 365 platform, including an introduction to cloud computing. You will be shown the new features added to Office 365/2016 in Excel, Word and PowerPoint. You will also gain knowledge of the Microsoft Office 365 services including OneDrive and Office Online, as well as sharing documents and collaborating using Skype for Business.

All classes are not offered every semester.