For those looking to sharpen their computer skills while learning something new, Workforce Development & Continuing Education at Pennsylvania College of Technology is offering several easy-to-learn computer courses.
New course offerings this October include:
Office 2013 New Features
9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Oct. 21
Take a tour of the updates and new features in Microsoft Office 2013. Learn suite-wide enhancements such as improved Cloud integration, as well as changes and new features in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Prezi: Creating Dynamic Presentations
Section 1: 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 8 and 15
Section 2: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11
Welcome to the world of Prezi, a cutting-edge tool used for creating dynamic presentations. Prezi is a free online alternative to PowerPoint. Learn to create eye-catching presentations that zoom and flow for a unique presentation experience.
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16
Google Drive is free online software that lets you create and access your files anywhere using a computer, smartphone or tablet. Topics include Google Documents, Google Spreadsheets, Google Presentations, Google Forms and Google Drawings.
Additional noncredit courses scheduled at Penn College:
Access: Level 2: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23
Excel: Level 1: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3
Excel: Level 2: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14
Excel: Pivot Tables: 9 a.m. to noon Friday, Oct. 24
InDesign: Level 1: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 20
Mastering Photoshop: Level 1: 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays, Oct. 9 to Nov. 6 (no class Oct. 30)
PowerPoint: Level 1: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29
Productivity Tips for Excel and Word: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27
Protecting Your Electronic Devices: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 21 and 28
QuickBooks: Level 2: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31
Word: Level 2: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2
Contact WDCE at 570-327-4775 or visit www.pct.edu/wdce (under Courses) for a complete course listing, descriptions and dates.
For information on credit offerings at Penn College, visit www.pct.edu/schools.