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Excel 2016 (EDP978) - New Course

Become a pro in newly released Excel 2016 with this information packed course! Use this powerful software to create workbooks and worksheets and discover how easy it is to format cells and create formulas to make your life easier at work or at home. Learn how to use the editing and formatting tools and explore the mathematical functions in Excel that allow you to manipulate your numerical data to create a unique spreadsheet that does all the work for you! Learn how to operate the date and time functions, create embedded charts, and use the AutoCalculate feature as well. Gain the knowledge you need from an instructor who holds a Master Certification in MS Office to create successful, useful spreadsheets that will save you time and impress your peers! Please note: While this course is for a beginner Excel user, you must have a basic computer background to enroll in this course.


9/18-10/16, Monday (5 Sessions)
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
ACM: CE16
Instructor: Patricia Bray

Course Cost: $100.00

Maryland Senior Course Cost: $95.00

Take BOTH Courses and Save 25%! Excel 2016 Series (EDP980) $150.00 (MD SR - $140.00) $100 scholarships available to Allegany County residents! (3 or more years residency)

Excel 2016 - Advanced (EDP979) - New Course

Put your beginner skills into practice and advance to a mastery skill level with this Advanced Excel course. Students will first revisit several Excel basic exercises as a starting point. Then, students will quickly dive into advanced practices like automating workflow by implementing function commands. Additional course topics include mastery of Relative vs Absolute, Linking, VLOOKUP, IF statements, SUMIF and PivotTables. Gain the knowledge you need from a veteran CE instructor who holds a Master Certification in MS Office from Microsoft Corporation!


10/30-11/27, Monday (5 Sessions)
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
ACM: CE16
Instructor: Patricia Bray

Course Cost: $100.00

Maryland Senior Course Cost: $95.00

Computer Basics - Introduction (EDP930)

Are you a new computer user or owner? This course will introduce you to the world of PC computing. Using the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system you will become familiar with computer terminology, explore the fundamentals of computer functions, and survey Microsoft software applications. You will also work with the basics of a PC’s file structure, folders, online help menus, and much more. This course will also teach you the basics of the most commonly used Microsoft applications: Word and Internet Explorer. In this hands-on class you will “learn by doing!” After completing this class you can continue your Windows education by enrolling in the course EDP931, Computer Basics Intermediate.


9/7-10/5, Thursday (5 Sessions)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
ACM: CE16
Instructor: Richard Soderman

Course Cost: $110.00

Maryland Senior Course Cost: $100.00

Take BOTH courses & save $25%!  Computer Basics - The Complete Series (EDP932) $170.00 (MD SR - $160.00) $100 scholarships available to Allegany County residents! (3 or more years residency)

Computer Basics - Intermediate (EDP931)

This course increases your understanding of computers using the Windows 7 operating system as well as several software applications. You will explore a wide range of computer skill topics as this course is designed to build on and enhance the skills learned in EDP930, Computer Basics Introduction. You will learn to conduct Internet searches, format text using a word processor, create basic formulas using spreadsheet software, and backup data files to a flash drive or CD. The course also will build on your knowledge of managing a PC. The course will use Windows 7 and Microsoft Office 2010. You should have mastery of the skills taught in EDP930 to enroll in this class.


10/19-11/16, Thursday (5 Sessions)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
ACM: CE16
Instructor: Richard Soderman

Course Cost: $110.00

Maryland Senior Course Cost: $100.00

Take BOTH courses & save $25%!  Computer Basics - The Complete Series (EDP932) $170.00 (MD SR - $160.00) $100 scholarships available to Allegany County residents! (3 or more years residency)

Computer Basics for Seniors (C/S117)

If you are a Maryland citizen, 60 years of age or older, and want to learn about personal computers, this course is for you! The course provides hands-on experience and guides you through the basics of computer use. You will explore the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system and a variety of software applications. You also will learn essential computer terminology. While no computer experience is necessary, typing skills are helpful.


9/6-10/11, Wednesday (6 Sessions)
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
ACM: CE16
Instructor: Myriah Strozykowski

Course Cost: $  $120.00

Maryland Senior Course Cost:  $80.00