Digital Literacy Skills Classes

Program Overview: Gain practical, employable skills to help them succeed in the workforce. You will become familiar with commonly used software programs, online tools, and social media platforms. There are three classes, each with their own focus. You may take just one, two, or all three of these classes, in any order you wish. Classes consist on discussion, hands on learning, scenarios and exercises.

Length: Each class is a different length, please refer to each class description for details

Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m

Basic Computing & Typing Skills Class

Start date: March 12, 2019
Class length: 2 weeks

  • Operating systems, Management & Customization
  • Internet & the World Wide Web
  • Safety & Ethics
  • Improve your typing skills
  • Networking & Communications

 

Microsoft Office Suite Class

Start date: May 2, 2019
Class length: 6 weeks

  • Focuses on Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel
  • Learn how to edit, format, share and print documents
  • Navigate a spreadsheet and generate charts
  • Manage a calendar
  • Attach and send documents

 

Social Media for the Workplace Class

Start date: May 7, 2019
Class length: 3 weeks

  • Introduces social media platforms and digital tools that are common in the workplace
  • Covers: Slack, Skype, LinkedIn and Facebook
  • Learn the basics in G Suite (Google Suite): Google Drive, Docs, Sheets and Slides