Computer Technology

From the new computer user to the IT professional, we have the training and certifications you need to advance to the next level.

CBIZ offers a new certificates in the area of Office Productivity.
 

Business Application Certificate
This hands-on program is for those who need or want to learn more about the world of computers. Students will learn the essentials of computing for today's technological workplace.  Through hands-on, interactive training, students gain a working knowledge of a wide variety of computer software applications to help them be successful in a cross-section of occupations. A final project from each student will assess and review the concepts covered in the program.

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Course Date
Access Basics 4/3/2018
Access Intermediate 4/10/2018
Access Advanced 4/17/2018
Excel Basics 2/13/2018
Excel Basics 3/23/2018
Excel Intermediate 2/20/2018
Excel Advanced 2/27/2018
Introduction to Programming using the Raspberry Pi 2/13/2018
Robotic Programming using the Raspberry Pi 3/20/2018
Introduction to Personal Computers 4/4/2018
Introduction to Personal Computers for 50+ 4/4/2018
Introduction to Windows 10 2/6/2018
iPads for 50+ 3/7/2018
Keyboarding for Computers 1/29/2018
Microsoft Outlook Basics 4/24/2018
PowerPoint 5/2/2018
Word Basics 2/9/2018
Word Basics 3/6/2018
Word Intermediate 3/20/2018
Word Advanced 3/28/2018
Introduction to MySQL Using the Raspberry Pi 4/3/2018
Introduction to MySQL Using the Raspberry Pi 4/3/2018

Access Basics
This course will take you from knowing little or nothing about databases and Access to a basic level of understanding. Topics include database concepts, databases and tables, fields and records, data entry rules, simple queries, using forms, creating and modifying reports, and much more. You'll practice what you learn in this hands-on course. This course is approved for the Business Bookkeeping Certificate and Business Applications Certificate.

#62054 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Apr 3 & 5 1:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

Access Intermediate
Topics covered include relational databases, working with related tables, complex queries, advanced form design, advanced reports, charts in forms and reports, pivot tables and pivot charts, and Internet integrations. You'll practice what you learn in this hands-on course. Prior knowledge of Access required. This course is approved for the Business Applications Certificate.

#62056 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Apr 10 & 12 1:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

Access Advanced
Students will learn how to query with SQL; use crosstab, parameter, and action queries; create and run macros; import, export, and link database objects; optimize, replicate, and synchronize databases; and maintain database security. Prerequisite: Access Intermediate or equivalent knowledge. This course is approved for the Business Applications Certificate.

#62057 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Apr 17 & 19 1:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

Excel Basics
Work with numbers? Then you need to learn Excel. In this class you will discover dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully formatted worksheets quickly and efficiently. You’ll benefit from hands-on activities covering creating and editing workbooks, modifying worksheets, using functions, formatting worksheets, creating charts, and managing large workbooks. Experience with Windows is recommended. New users of previous Excel versions will also benefit. This course is approved for the Business Bookkeeping Certificate and Business Applications Certificate.

#62060 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Feb 13 & 15 1:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

#62061 8 Hours, 1 Session $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Carol Ogelsby
  Friday, Mar 23 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

Excel Intermediate
Continue with your Excel proficiencies by learning the benefits of the more advanced features of Excel. Topics covered include using multiple worksheets and workbooks, customizing Excel, advanced formatting, outlines and subtotals, cell and range names, list and table management, advanced charting, documenting and auditing, templates and settings, and Internet features. Pre-requisite: Excel Basics or equivalent knowledge. This course is approved for the Business Bookkeeping Certificate and Business Applications Certificate.

#62062 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Feb 20 & 22 1:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

Excel Advanced
Learn the advantages of working with advanced functions, lookups and data tables, advanced list management, working with pivot tables and pivot charts, exporting and importing. Also learn analytical options, how to use macros, conditional formatting and SmartArt. Pre-requisite: Excel Intermediate or equivalent knowledge. This course is approved for the Business Applications Certificate.

#62075 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Feb 27 & Mar 1 1:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

New Introduction to Programming using the Raspberry Pi
This class is for those who wish to have an in-depth introduction to computer programming using Python, a widely-used and easy-to-learn language. In this class, students will learn programming using the Raspberry Pi - a credit-card sized, yet fully-functional, Linux-based computer. Students who successfully complete this class will be ready to take the next step in programming their Raspberry Pi to interface with robotics and sensors. Tuition includes a Raspberry Pi, power supply, case, and programming textbook, which the student keeps.

#62248 24 Hours, 8 Sessions $345.00
  SCC CBIZ,111 Don Weiss
  Tue & Thu, Feb 13 - Mar 8 6:00 - 9:00 PM

 

 

 

New Robotic Programming using the Raspberry Pi
This class is a follow-up to the Introduction to Programming using the Raspberry Pi, and is for those who wish to have an introduction to interfacing with robotics and sensors. In this class, students will learn how to program a Raspberry Pi to interface with a robotic car with ultrasonic obstacle avoidance, light follower, and line follower sensors. The class assumes the student is familiar with Python programming and the Raspberry Pi.

#62328 12 Hours, 4 Sessions $195.00
  SCC CBIZ,103 Don Weiss
  Tue & Thu, Mar 20 - 29 6:00 - 9:00 PM

 

 

 

New Introduction to Personal Computers
Feel like you need to know more about computers? This course is targeted to individuals who do not have any background, knowledge, or experience in computers and who need to use personal computers at home or the office.

#62320 8 Hours, 4 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Larry Cutsinger
  Wed & Fri, Apr 4 - 13 1:00 - 3:00 PM

 

 

 

New Introduction to Personal Computers for 50+
Feel like you need to know more about computers? This course is targeted to individuals who do not have any background, knowledge, or experience in computers and who need to use personal computers at home or the office.

#62322 8 Hours, 4 Sessions $119.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Larry Cutsinger
  Wed & Fri, Apr 4 - 13 1:00 - 3:00 PM

 

 

 

Introduction to Windows 10
Whether you’re new to computers or have used them in the past, this class will help you become more comfortable using a personal computer (PC) and, more specifically, the Windows 10 interface. This course will help you to define what a PC is, and familiarize you with the Windows 10 user interface and its basic capabilities. In this course, you will explore Windows 10, learn how to create documents, send email, browse the Internet, and share information between applications and with other users. This course is designed for end users who are familiar with computers and who need to use the features and functionality of the Windows 10 operating system for personal and/or professional reasons. This course is approved for the Business Bookkeeping Certificate and Business Applications Certificate.

#62083 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Feb 6 & 8 1:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

iPads for 50+
iPads aren’t just for teenagers! In this class we will discuss how to configure your iPad, setup an email account, send photos by email, setup a calendar with reminders, create a contact list, map a location, download books to your library, set up an iTunes account for music and more. Requirements: an iPad and a basic knowledge of computers.

#62357 4 Hours, 2 Sessions $39.00
  SCC CBIZ,112 Cindy Chambers
  Wednesdays, Mar 7 & 14 1:00 - 3:00 PM

 

 

 

Keyboarding for Computers
You will learn the alphabetic keyboard, practice alphanumeric skills and apply those skills to word processing situations you are likely to encounter.

#62087 9 Hours, 3 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Larry Cutsinger
  Mon & Wed, Jan 29 - Feb 5 9:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Microsoft Outlook Basics
Are you overwhelmed by emails, meetings, and to-do lists? In this course you'll learn how to manage the flood of emails, creating folders and archives, how to keep track of your contacts and how to use Outlook's Calendar and Alert features. Find out how to customize Outlook so it perfectly meets your needs, and discover how to automate your work with rules. Whether you're new to Outlook or you've been using it for years, you're sure to learn something useful in every lesson. This course is approved for the Business Applications Certificate.

#62096 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Apr 24 & 26 1:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

PowerPoint
PowerPoint is used to create presentations that can combine text, graphics, charts, clip art, and WordArt. These presentations can then be shown at internal business meetings, sales calls, and training events. Additional topics include building new presentations, formatting slides, using drawing tools, working with graphics, using tables and charts, and modifying the proofing presentations. Experience with Windows is recommended. New users of previous PowerPoint versions will also benefit. This course is approved for the Business Application Certificate.

#62333 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Wed & Fri, May 2 & 4 8:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Word Basics
In this course you will gain basic proficiency with Microsoft Word. Discover the best and fastest ways to perform everyday tasks. Learn how to create and edit documents, format characters and paragraphs, create and manage tables, control page layout, work with web features, instant messaging, and much more. You’ll be able to practice what you learn in this hands-on course. New users of previous Word versions will also benefit. This course is approved for the Business Bookkeeping Certificate and Business Applications Certificate.

#62101 8 Hours, 1 Session $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Larry Cutsinger
  Friday, Feb 9 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

 

 

 

#62106 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Mar 6 & 8 1:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

Word Intermediate
Topics covered include working with sections and columns, formatting tables, working with Excel data, working with styles, headers and footers, printing labels and envelopes, working with graphics and objects, creating document templates, and managing document revisions. Pre-requisite: Word Basics or equivalent knowledge. This course is approved for the Business Applications Certificate.

#62110 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Mar 20 & 22 1:00 - 5:00 PM

 

 

 

Word Advanced
Topics covered in this class include working with forms, working with large documents, creating macros, customizing menus and toolbars, using XML features, and sharing Word documents. Pre-requisite: Word Intermediate or equivalent knowledge. This course is approved for the Business Applications Certificate.

#62111 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Wed & Fri, Mar 28 & 30 8:00 AM - Noon

 

 

 

New Introduction to MySQL Using the Raspberry Pi
This course provides an introduction to relational database theory, SQL, and writing programs to effectively utilize a database. Although this course assumes some basic programming knowledge, no prior experience with relational databases, Linux, or the Raspberry Pi is necessary. This course will focus on using MySQL and the Python programming language in a Linux environment on a Raspberry Pi. Tuition includes a textbook, which the student keeps.

#62493 24 Hours, 8 Sessions $279.00
  SCC CBIZ,101 Don Weiss
  Tue & Thu, Apr 3 - 26 6:00 - 9:00 PM

 

 

 

#62494 24 Hours, 8 Sessions $359.00
  SCC CBIZ,101 Don Weiss
  Tue & Thu, Apr 3 - 26 6:00 - 9:00 PM

 

 

 

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