Workshops

CORE’s Skill Building Workshops
Computer CORE Workshops
Computer CORE offers various skill-building workshops that are designed for community members seeking knowledge and skills to succeed in today’s ever-changing job market, to transition into a new career, or simply to learn a new skill that will make life/work easier. Some of the classes teach beginning skills while others provide intermediate and advanced training. All classes focus on increasing hands-on experience with software, hardware and skill development.

Download the latest workshop descriptions and registration form here

 

►Nova Math Placement Test Preparation

Starts: Saturday,  April 28th

Students in this class will review and practice hands-on exercises to help them prepare to take NOVA’s math placement test. You’ll Save money and time!

 

►Microsoft Outlook

Starts: Friday, June 22nd

Email has become one of the most widely used methods of communication, whether for personal or business communications. This workshop will teach you: navigate Outlook and Google Mail to read and respond to email.

 

►Intermediate Excel

Starts: Wednesday, July 11th

Learn to use Excel for basic accounting, data analysis and other tasks in the workplace

 

►Microsoft Access

Starts: Wednesday, July 25th

Microsoft Access is the most popular desktop application that helps you store information for reference, reporting, and analysis.

 

►QuickBooks

Starts: Saturday, August 4th

Learn the basics of QuickBooks, the world’s most popular accounting software, in just 2 weeks! You will get hands-on experience in:

  • Basic accounting principles
  • Fundamental accounting terms
  • Create and run a business using QuickBooks
  • Tracking income and expenses
  • Reconciling and managing accounts
  • Enter bills and create customer invoices
  • How to create financial statements

 

Benefits of CORE Skill Building Classes:

  • Classes target a specific skill, or skills, that a participant can begin to use immediately.
  • Classes are conveniently held nights and weekends.
  • Classes are short-term, ranging from 1 to 5 sessions, over several weeks (1 hour to 15 hours).
  • Classes are affordable – and 100% of your enrollment fee goes back into Computer CORE’s program to benefit community members in need.
  • Classes are open to everyone. The only requirement is a desire to learn a new skill, or skills!

 

Skills building workshops are open to all community members – whether job seekers, small business owners, parents who want to help their children with homework, community volunteers, active adults, or others.  To receive updates, please email Nora ….