New noncredit computer courses scheduled at Penn College

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.

Google Drive

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 (under Courses) for a complete course listing, descriptions and dates.

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Last Updated September 04, 2014