This two night class will be an exploration of how to utilize eBay, the on-line auction, as a buyer or seller. We will walk you through how to create an account, the eBay fee structure, and the anatomy of a sale. Describing and photographing items, tips, tricks, and pitfalls will be discussed. A short discussion about tax liability and eBay No-No’s will be included. Laptop computers will be available for your use. This course is for the eBay novice or dabbler, so bring your questions to class for discussion.
Scammers and schemers are organized, and they are actively targeting you. Learn about the tricks and tactics they use to gain your personal information and access to your finances. You will see they are VERY organized and VERY good at what they do. How do you or your elderly parent avoid becoming victims of their schemes? It all starts with gaining the knowledge and awareness of the practices to stay safe. What do you do if you have been breached by their schemes? In this information session, you will learn about common scenarios that are used to “get” your precious information, and, most importantly, you’ll learn how to spot them immediately, avoid falling into their traps, and take action if you realize you have been a victim. This class will present via Zoom, if necessary.
Learn to navigate one of the most widely used accounting software applications for small businesses. QuickBooks is an enormous aid in paying bills, invoicing, tracking expenses, paying sales tax and creating reports to better manage your small business or company. This Intuit approved course is for beginning users who are comfortable using a computer; the class will follow an the Labyrinth eBookeLab agenda. If necessary, the class can be conducted via Zoom. Call the Adult Ed office at 596-7752 x3 to get details about acquiring the necessary eBook. If you're enrolling be sure to complete the following form:
Widely used in office settings, knowledge of Excel 2016 will enhance employment possibilities. This M.O.S. Certification course teaches the basic setup and use of spreadsheets to new users, or can be taken by Excel users wishing to refresh their skills. Included are editing and formatting of cells and the use of basic formulas. Jump in if you have confidence using the computer; an eBook will be followed by all. This class will be presented via Zoom, if necessary. Call the Adult Ed office for info on the eBook and eLab costs from Labyrinth. If you're enrolling, be sure to complete the following form:
In this instructor-led MTA course, “Microsoft Technology Associate 98-349 Windows Operating System Fundamentals”, any student is able to begin a career pathway in Computer Technology Support. Experienced IT professional, Lee Fox, will instruct and mentor students toward obtaining an industry recognized Microsoft MTA Infrastructure Series certification. The computer tech skills support Windows 10 desktops and demonstrate student understanding on these topics: Operating System Configurations, Installing and Upgrading Client Systems, Managing Applications, Managing Files and Folders, Managing Devices, and Operating System Maintenance. Our “bundled for success” Computer Tech course also includes the entire Pearson eCourse for MTA 98-349 online Gmetrix platform with quizzes, practice tests after each lesson module, student progress reporting, and instructor support with IT career mentorship.
Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) content will include a MeasureUP practice exam and Certiport MTA test voucher (and a retake voucher). At the end of the course, we will waive associated proctor fees for the test at our CATC Certiport Authorized Test Center for students aiming to earn their MTA Microsoft certificate. Successful students will receive the MTA Microsoft certificate that never expires, and they will secure an online digital MTA badge that can be shown with pride. The in-class portion of this class will have computers readily available for student use; however, students must have access to a Windows 10 home computer with good internet connectivity for the home study portion of this class. This course can be presented via Zoom if necessary. If you're enrolling, please complete the following form:
Come learn how to use this cloud-based video conferencing platform which lets you attend classes virtually and meet with others either by video or audio-only or both! Zoom creates a way for in-person classes to still “meet” and enjoy the ability to connect with others. We will show you how to download the Zoom app and explore its basic features. Also, we will create a “Zoom meeting” so you can practice and gain confidence in using it. Some helpful resources will be provided. Bring your laptop, tablet, or phone (iOS or Android) to this class, but if you cannot, we will provide a device for you to use. This class is free, but you must register in advance to attend. Call the Adult Ed office: 596-7752 ext.3.