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Excel Basics 2016

This thorough introductory training covers beginning level skills, and is ideal for the newer computer user who wants to become well versed in Excel. Fee $129

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 174*10 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus F 04/07/2017 8:00AM-4:30PM Fremont Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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COMPT 174*40 - CS17 Atlantic F 06/02/2017 8:00AM-4:30PM Center
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Excel Intermediate 2016

Receive thorough training covering more complex skills to enhance your basic skills and knowledge. Topics introduced include: Linking worksheets and workbooks, tables; sorting and filtering; outlines; inserting clip art, pictures and Smart Art; create templates; digital signatures, and more. Fee $129

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 174*11 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus F 04/28/2017 8:00AM-4:30PM Fremont Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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COMPT 174*41 - CF17 Atlantic F 07/14/2017 8:00AM-4:30PM Center
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Administrative Assistant Professional

Develop the skills you need to succeed as an Administrative Assistant. You will complete both the Business Computing Professional Certificate and Administrative Assistant Professional Certificate. Master software applications for spreadsheets, databases, word-processing, presentations, desktop publishing, and Outlook. Plus learn basic website maintenance, business writing, excellence in service, and social media in the workplace. You will also get the choice of additional training in the specialties of: Human Resources, Legal or Bookkeeping/Payroll. 156 hours. $1595 all textbooks included in cost. Prerequisite: High School diploma or equivalent and Intro to Workplace Computing or equivalent. Fee $1595

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 401*01 - CF17 Council Bluffs Campus MW 08/21/2017 5:30-9:00PM Looft Hall
34 sessions Call 712-325-3256

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Help Desk Support Specialist

Help Desk Support Technician is a solid career field with many opportunities for employment. Develop the skills required to problem solve, network, navigate through operating systems, troubleshoot computer systems, understand IT infrastructure, and system management. Also gain knowledge in business communication and customer service which is vital in this field as well as IT strategies, management, and delivery. Voucher offered to take test to become IC3 Certified. Textbooks included. 60 hours. Prerequisite: High school diploma or equivalent and basic knowledge of computer operations. Fee $800

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 402*01 - CF17 Council Bluffs Campus MTWTh 07/24/2017 12:30-4:30PM Fremont Hall
16 sessions Call 712-325-3256

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Network+ Certificate

Learn the technical skills and industry know-how to begin an exciting career installing, configuring, and troubleshooting computer networks. Fee $1050

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 403*02 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus TTh 05/01/2017 5:30-9:00PM Fremont Hall
14 sessions Call 712-325-3256

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PC Technician/CompTIAA A+Certificate

Learn the basics of networking and security and how to properly and safely diagnose, resolve and document common hardware and software issues. A voucher to test for Comp TIAA A+ certification will be earned upon successful completion of the course. Fee $1995

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 404*01 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus TTh 06/13/2017 5:30-9:30PM Looft Hall
22 sessions Call 712-325-3256

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Certified Bookkeeper

This course prepares a student for the national Certified Bookkeeper (CB) examination. The course includes Adjusting Entries; Basic Payroll; Inventory, internal controls, fraud prevention, and correction of accounting errors. Textbooks included. Fee $1195

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 405*01 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus MW 02/27/2017 6:00-9:30PM Looft Hall
16 sessions Call 712-325-3256

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Access Basics 2016

This introductory training covers beginning level skills. Topics introduced include: The ribbon interface; creating tables in datasheet view; previewing and printing data; designing databases; creating database objects; formatting tables; queries and more. Textbook included. Bring flash drive to save files. Fee $129

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 99*21 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus F 03/31/2017 8:00AM-4:30PM Fremont Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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DIY Home Computer Maintenance

This class will help you maintain and clean your computer, keyboard, monitor, printers and mouse, as well as discuss surge protectors, modems and routers. You will learn about different types of anti-virus protection programs and software maintenance. Fee $40

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 99*08 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus F 03/10/2017 12:30-3:30PM Fremont Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Learn PowerPoint and Publisher

This class covers beginning level skills for BOTH PowerPoint and Publisher. You can create presentations or professional looking marketing and communication materials. Quick reference guides included in cost of class. Bring flash drive to save files. Fee $129

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 99*06 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus F 02/24/2017 8:30AM-5:00PM Fremont Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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COMPT 99*20 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus F 06/09/2017 8:30AM-5:00PM Fremont Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Microsoft Word Office Skills Certificate

This course provides the knowledge needed to become proficient in computer skills required in business today. The following courses are included within this program: Microsoft Word; File Management; Microsoft Outlook; Microsoft Excel; Microsoft PowerPoint; Mail Merge. Gain the skills needed to become competitive in the job market. Only 8 sessions required to earn this new certificate. Some Basic Computer knowledge required. Fee $495

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 99*17 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus TTh 04/04/2017 5:30-9:30PM Looft Hall
8 sessions Call 712-325-3256

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QuickBooks 2016

Learn more about Quickbooks and how it can help your business, from organizing your finances to easing tax time stress. Topics include: Introducing QuickBooks Pro; Creating a Company; Working with Vendors; Working with Customers; Banking with QuickBooks. A textbook is provided with the course fee. Fee $249

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
COMPT 99*21 - CF17 Council Bluffs Campus M 08/07/2017 5:30-9:00PM Looft Hall
4 sessions Call 712-325-3256

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