Computer Skills for the Workplace
There are no prerequisites to take this course.
Most jobs today require a working knowledge of certain computer skills. Employers seek and reward employees who have the ability to send emails, create spreadsheets, manage databases, understand memory and network limitations, and recognise the function and features of modern computer components. Any job candidate who already possesses these skills will stand above those who do not.
This course is designed to provide the fundamental computer competencies you need to survive and prosper in today’s fast-changing workplace. You will learn how to implement the powers of modern office software to work faster and more efficiently. This course will focus on practical application for software most common to the workplace. By the time you finish, you will have learned why employers consider technological literacy so critical to the success of any organisation.
Lesson 1 – Overview: The Workplace Technology Solution
Lesson 2 – Outlook: Email and Scheduling
Lesson 3 – Word: Creating and Formatting Documents
Lesson 4 – Word: More Advanced Formatting
Lesson 5 – Excel: Spreadsheet Basics
Lesson 6 – Excel: Formatting, Charts, and Printing
Lesson 7 – Access: Database Basics
Lesson 8 – PowerPoint: Creating and Editing a Presentation
Lesson 9 – Integrating Microsoft Office Programs
Lesson 10 – Using the Internet
Lesson 11 – Transferring and Protecting Data
Lesson 12 – Putting Your Skills to Work