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Click here for a printable PDF of the Summer Workforce Development and Community Education course book.

 

Computer Courses

SUNY SCCC is proud to offer a Basic Computer Software Specialist Certificate.
Students must participate in and complete the following four courses in order to earn this introductory certificate:
  • CFP 409 Intro to Windows
  • CFP 411 Intro to Excel
  • CFP 410 Intro to Access
  • CFP 401 Intro to Power Point

For more information, please contact the Office of Workforce Development and Community Education at (518) 595-1101, ext. 3 or 4.




INTRODUCTION TO WINDOWS

CRN# 60383   
CFP 409-51   
Tuesdays, June 5 – June 26   
6-8 p.m.

Fee: $125
Students will learn how to use Microsoft Windows consumer operating system in this introductory course. Learn how to maneuver, customize and control the computer, ensure a safe computing environment, and discover Windows updates and why they should be installed. Students will also learn how to multi-task, manage folders and files, create shortcuts, how to install and use software and more. This course is taught by B :> Compatible, a local computer company specializing in training programs. Click here to register.


INTRODUCTION TO EXCEL
CRN# 60595  
CFP 411-51 
Thursdays, June 7 – July 19   
6-8 p.m.

Fee: $130
Colleges and universities require students to create, analyze, and share important data quickly. This introductory course covers how to structure your spreadsheet for data input, how to create formulas, and then progress to dynamically displaying the results in a custom chart. With Excel, you will get the most out of your information. This course is taught by B:>Compatible, a local computer company specializing in training programs. Click here to register.

Additional Computer Courses


COMPUTER SURVIVAL
CRN# 60507   
CFP 418-51  
Wednesdays, June 6 – July 18   
10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Fee: $110
No class July 4
This stress-free workshop is intended for those who want to learn commonly used computer skills in the Windows operating system. Simple, non-technical explanations combined with hands-on experience will help you feel comfortable using a computer and learning computer fundamentals. Learn what a drive is, and how to use a mouse, set up your desktop, create shortcuts, to surf the Internet, as well as the basics of Word Processing and what an Anti-Virus program does and why you want one. This course is taught by B :> Compatible, a local computer company specializing in training programs. Click here to register.
 

CYBER SAFETY
CRN# 60470   
CFP 403-51   
Mondays, June 18 – June 25   
6-8 p.m.

Fee: $50
You spend a lot of time on the Internet, reading e-mail, researching a project for work, shopping and banking. How do you insure your computer and personal data is as safe as possible? This course will explain how to ensure your computer and personal data are as safe as possible and best practices for protecting your data and computer. This course is taught by B:>Compatible, a local computer company specializing in training programs. Click here to register.
 

PHOTOSHOP CC PART I  
CRN# 60599   
CFP 424-51   
Tuesday and Wednesday   
June 19 and June 20   

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fee: $425
This course will be taught at Microknowledge located at 21 British American Blvd., Latham, N.Y., 12110.
This two-day class is designed to cover the Photoshop environment, working with image selections and layers, using image adjustment techniques, retouching and resizing images, and preparing finished images. This course is taught by Microknowledge. Click here to register.


MAINTAINING PEAK PC PERFORMANCE
CRN# 60264  
CFP 400-51
Thursday, June 20  
6-8 p.m.
 
Fee: $30
Learn how to perform the procedures that will free up hard disk space and how to optimize your hard drive for faster performance. These techniques apply to all versions of Windows. This course is taught by B:>Compatible, a local computer company specializing in training programs. Click here to register.


INDESIGN CC PART I
CRN# 60598   
CFP 423-51   
Tuesday, June 26   
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Fee: $325
This course will be taught at Microknowledge located at 21 British American Blvd., Latham, N.Y., 12110.
This one-day course is designed for individuals who want to create clean, professional publications with ease. Become comfortable with the InDesign environment, create and edit a variety of publications, utilize master pages, format text, and finalize documents. This course is taught by Microknowledge. Click here to register.


WORKING WITH YOUR ANDROID TABLET
CRN# 60384   
CFP 413-51
Mondays, July 2 – July 16   
6-8 p.m.  

Fee: $75
This course explores the capabilities of a tablet running the Android Operating system. Students will learn how to customize their tablet, from changing wall paper to organizing apps, storing files, and using the cloud. Students will also discover how to protect their tablet from viruses and how to run it as efficiently as possible and sync it to other devices. Students are asked to bring their tablet to class for a hands-on experience. This course is taught by B:>Compatible, a local computer company specializing in training programs. Click here to register.


WELCOME TO FACEBOOK
CRN# 60596   
CFP 421-51  
Tuesdays, July 3 – July 17   
6-8 p.m.

Fee: $45
Everywhere you turn you hear “find us on Facebook” but you’re not signed up for the social-media platform and don’t know how to find them? This class will cover how to sign-up for Facebook, build your profile, set your privacy options, find and add people and organizations, and stay safe while navigating Facebook. This class will give you the hands-on experience you need to become acquainted with this popular social-media platform. This course is taught by B:>Compatible, a local computer company specializing in training programs. Click here to register.


SHAREPOINT 2016/2013 SITE OWNER
CRN# 60597   
CFP 422-51
Tuesday, July 10   
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Fee: $325
This course will be taught at Microknowledge located at 21 British American Blvd., Latham, N.Y., 12110.
SharePoint is a web-based, collaborative platform that integrates with Microsoft Office. This one-day course is designed for existing MS SharePoint site users who need to create and manage a SharePoint team site. This course is taught by Microknowledge. Click here to register.


MICROSOFT PROJECT 2016/2013 PART I  
CRN# 60609   
CFP 425-51       
Tuesday, August 14   
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Fee: $325
This course will be taught at Microknowledge located at 21 British American Blvd., Latham, N.Y., 12110.
This one-day course covers the essential skills needed to plan a project using Microsoft Project. Topics include scheduling tasks, creating a work breakdown structure, linking tasks, scheduling resources, examining Project’s views, and sorting and filtering. This course is taught by Microknowledge. Click here to register.