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Computer Classes

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Corporate and continuing education offers computer courses from introductory through advanced levels.

  • Scroll down for information about our Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access & Powerpoint) classes, as well as those in Adobe’s Creative Suite, iPad & iPhone, and Introduction to Computers.
  • Update your skill set, or help yourself to be more efficient!
  • New classes are added frequently!  Please email coned@rccc.edu or call 704-216-3546 with questions.
  • Basic keyboarding (typing) skills required for all computer classes.

Getting Started with Windows 8

Learn to navigate and personalize the start screen, charms bar and desktop of your new Windows 8-loaded laptop or tablet.  Find out how to use OpenDrive to access your files from anywhere. Get tips on great apps, many of them free, and much more in this short but packed class.

Event NameEvent TypeWhenWhere
Windows 8CourseMay 28, 2015
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Cabarrus Business and Technology Center (CBTC)
Building – CBTC
Room – 9286
  • $49 Registration Fee
  • Fee includes a 6-page QuickSource course card.
  • Bring your device and power cord to class.

Introduction to Computers

This course is designed to introduce students to computers and computer terminology, teach basic computer-use skills, explore the Internet, and develop email capabilities.

Event NameEvent TypeWhenWhere
Introduction to ComputersCourseJune 2, 2015 - June 11, 2015
Tuesdays, and Thursdays
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cabarrus Business and Technology Center (CBTC)
Building – CBTC
Room – 9232
Introduction to ComputersCourseSeptember 14, 2015 - October 7, 2015
Mondays, and Wednesdays
5:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
Cabarrus Business and Technology Center (CBTC)
Building – CBTC
Room – 9232
  • $125 Registration Fee
  • Materials included

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word – Basic

Learn the various commands on the toolbar and ribbon and how to customize; how to work with files; format and edit a document; work with tables and create documents for the workplace.

Microsoft Word – Intermediate

Learn how to work with columns, design tables and tabs, do calculations and charts, work with auto text and autocorrect, merge features, merge envelopes and labels and insert pictures.

Microsoft Word – Advanced

Learn to apply styles and themes; create templates and forms; record and run macros; track changes; provide references; and prepare documents for publishing.

Event NameEvent TypeWhenWhere
MS Word 2010/2013 BasicCourseJuly 16, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Word 2010/2013 IntermediateCourseAugust 13, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Word 2010/2013 BasicCourseSeptember 10, 2015 - September 17, 2015
Thursdays
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
  • $70 Registration Fee
  • $25 Workbook – available at the South Campus Bookstore

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel – Basic

Learn how to create a worksheet, use formulas and functions, edit a worksheet, format a worksheet and manage large worksheets.

Microsoft Excel – Intermediate

Learn how to create a chart, edit the chart, insert formulas and functions, create and manage lists, sort and filter lists and use functions in lists.

Microsoft Excel – Advanced

Learn how to manipulate multiple worksheets, summarize data, use pivot tables and pivot charts, record and run macros, and link to Word and import to Access.

Event NameEvent TypeWhenWhere
MS Excel 2010/2013 BasicCourseJune 10, 2015 - June 17, 2015
Wednesdays
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Excel 2010/2013 IntermediateCourseJuly 8, 2015 - July 15, 2015
Wednesdays
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Excel 2010/2013 AdvancedCourseJuly 22, 2015 - July 29, 2015
Wednesdays
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Excel 2010/2013 BasicCourseJuly 23, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Excel 2010/2013 BasicCourseAugust 4, 2015 - August 6, 2015
Tuesdays, and Thursdays
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Excel 2010/2013 IntermediateCourseAugust 20, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Excel 2010/2013 IntermediateCourseAugust 25, 2015 - August 27, 2015
Tuesdays, and Thursdays
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Excel 2010/2013 BasicCourseSeptember 24, 2015 - October 1, 2015
Thursdays
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Excel 2010/2013 IntermediateCourseOctober 13, 2015 - October 20, 2015
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Excel 2010/2013 BasicCourseNovember 10, 2015 - November 17, 2015
Tuesdays
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
MS Excel 2010/2013 IntermediateCourseDecember 1, 2015 - December 8, 2015
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 103A
  • $70 Registration Fee
  • $25 Workbook – available at the South Campus Bookstore

Microsoft Access

Microsoft Access – Basic

Learn the basics; design a database; edit, sort and customize a table; do reports and queries.

Microsoft Access – Intermediate

Learn how to import/export data, create relationships, do advanced queries, do advanced forms, create groups and totals and work with macros.

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  • $70 Registration Fee
  • $25 Workbook – available at the South Campus Bookstore

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint – Basic

Learn how to navigate in a slide show, edit a presentation, use graphic objects, work with charts and tables and place the final touches on a slide show.

Microsoft PowerPoint – Intermediate

Learn how to import outlines and charts, add animation, work with masters, make the presentation, use multimedia and create a template.

Event NameEvent TypeWhenWhere
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  • $70 Registration Fee
  • $25 Workbook – available at the South Campus Bookstore

Making the Most of Your iPad

Get an overview of your iPad and its settings and tools in this 4-hour session. Learn about cloud-based applications, task management and other productivity-enhancing applications, dictation, email, and so much more.

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  • $45 Registration Fee
  • Fee includes a 6-page QuickSource course card.

Making the Most of Your iPhone

Find out how to use your iPhone as your personal assistant; your calendar; a compass, camera and calculator, and so much more!  Learn how to find the best free phone apps and some that are worth their cost in this information-packed 4-hour session.

Event NameEvent TypeWhenWhere
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  • $45 Registration Fee
  • Fee includes a 6-page QuickSource course card full of instructions and shortcuts.

Get Connected with Facebook

This is a hands-on beginner course for those interested in connecting with friends and family by joining the popular social network, Facebook. Learn how to set up a Facebook account; find and add your favorite people; browse various sites for news, quotes, pictures and videos you want to share; as well as learn about privacy and security settings.

Event NameEvent TypeWhenWhere
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  • $45 Registration Fee
  • Participants must have strong basic computer knowledge and an email account that they know how to access remotely.

Adobe

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS5

Using the newest breakthrough tools, learn how to digitally correct and enhance photos, make precise selections, and effectively use layers in this detailed photo editing program.

Introduction to Adobe InDesign CS5

Learn how to build impressive page layouts by setting up master pages and frames, and importing and manipulating text and graphics.

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator CS5

Learn how to work with various graphic objects by creating and arranging shapes, drawing with the pen tool, using brushes and type as art, and more.

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  • $299 Registration Fee
  • $50 Workbook

For more information, please email coned@rccc.edu or contact:

Allison Kitfield
Program Manager in Program Management[+]
  • Training Services
  • Corporate and Continuing Education
phone704-216-3546
campusCBTC

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