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Class Descriptions

The Cyber Center offers a number of classes from general computer knowledge to more advanced skills. Contact us or stop by the Cyber Center to register for classes or for more information. Click here for the monthly class schedule.

Introduction to Computers

This course is for those individuals needing to learn about general computer knowledge and skills. It is a 7-session class, once a week for 2 hours.
This class is designed for the beginner computer user and covers:
  • Hardware and Software
  • Mouse and Keyboard skills
  • Navigating Windows
  • Working with Files and Folders
  • Exploring the Internet and Email
  • Prerequisites: None.
  • Class fee $70—Sliding scale available.
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Microsoft Office Classes

The Cyber Center offers classes for gaining proficiency in Microsoft Office programs: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access. All Microsoft Office classes are 3-session classes that meet once a week for 2 hours. There is a class fee of $40—a sliding scale is available.


Word Level 1

This class is designed for the beginning Word user and includes:
  • Understanding the Word windows and basics of entering text
  • Editing documents, opening, closing and saving files
  • Formatting text, copy and paste, drag and drop functions, and printing
  • Margins, tabs, page numbers and headers and footers
  • Prerequisites:
    Introduction to Computers or equivalent; comfort with computers and computer operation.
  • Class fee $40—Sliding scale available.
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Excel Level 1

This class is designed for the beginning Excel user and includes:
  • Understanding the Excel worksheet and basics of entering data
  • Editing worksheets, opening, closing and saving files
  • Formatting worksheets and copy and paste
  • Creating and entering basic functions in cells
  • Previewing and printing worksheet data
  • Prerequisites:
    Introduction to Computers or equivalent; comfort with computers and computer operation; Word Level 1 recommended.
  • Class fee $40—Sliding scale available.
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PowerPoint Level 1

This class is designed for the beginning PowerPoint user and includes:
  • Creating a presentation
  • Working with slides and adding text
  • Using AutoContent Wizard and design templates
  • Transitions and animation effects
  • Viewing, previewing and printing presentations
  • Prerequisites:
    Introduction to Computers or equivalent; comfort with computers and computer operation; Word Level 1 recommended.
  • Class fee $40—Sliding scale available.
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Access Level 1

This class is designed for the beginner Access user and includes the topics listed below.
  • Elements of an Access Database
  • Navigating Tables
  • Creating Tables
  • Working with records
  • Understanding queries
  • Prerequisites:
    Introduction to Computers, Excel Level 1; familiarity with databases recommended.
  • Class fee $40—Sliding scale available.
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Word Level 2

This class is designed for the intermediate Word user and includes topics such as:
  • Formatting with styles and themes
  • Using Quick parts and Building blocks
  • Tabs, bullets and lists
  • Columns
  • Tables
  • Prerequisites:
    Word Level 1 or equivalent knowledge of Word.
  • Class fee $40—Sliding scale available.
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Excel Level 2

This class is designed for the intermediate Excel user and includes topics such as:
  • Find and Replace
  • Sorting and Filtering
  • Working with Charts
  • Basic Formulas
  • Prerequisites:
    Excel Level 1 or equivalent knowledge of Word; Word Level 2 recommended.
  • Class fee $40—Sliding scale available.
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PowerPoint Level 2

This class is designed for the intermediate PowerPoint user and includes topics such as:
  • Slide Layout
  • Adding multi-media content
  • Slide transitions
  • Animating text and objects
  • Templates
  • Masters
  • There will also be an opportunity for students to practice giving PowerPoint presentations.
  • Prerequisites: PowerPoint Level 1 or equivalent
  • Class fee $40—Sliding scale available.
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Photo Editing: GIMP, the FREE Photoshop Alternative

This class is designed for the beginner GIMP user and includes topics such as:
  • Color Correction
  • Resizing pictures
  • Cropping
  • Color Modes
  • Layers and Opacity
  • Gradients and Filters
  • Prerequisites: Comfort with computers and computer operation
  • Class fee $70—Sliding scale available.
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Introduction to Facebook

This class is designed for the beginning Facebook user and includes topics such as:
  • Setting up your account
  • Adding Friends
  • Working with Photos
  • Status and Wall
  • Tags and removing tags
  • Privacy Settings
  • Prerequisites: PowerPoint Level 1 or equivalent
  • Class fee $70—Sliding scale available.
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SketchUp Level 1: 3-D Design

This class is designed for the beginning SketchUp user and includes topics such as:
  • Differences between 2D and 3D environments
  • Understanding the SketchUp window and tools
  • Create, modify, select, and move 3D models
  • Camera views
  • Working with materials
  • Sharing models in 3d Warehouse
  • Prerequisites: Comfort with computers and computer operation
  • Class fee $70—Sliding scale available.
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