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Zoom Basics

$10

with Brianne Chirigotis

Calendar Sep 19, 2022

Schedule with Brianne Chirigotis, our Adult Education Site Assistant, for a one-on-one practice session to learn how to use the Zoom platform. Zoom is the cloud-based vidoe conferencing platform which lets you attend classes and explore basic features so you can participate on Zoom with greater confidence. Bring along your laptop (you must know your username/password to access your account, please!), or she can show you the process on one of ours, if preferred.

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Google Drive

$48

with Teresa Johnson

Calendar Sep 27, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

This course will cover the use of Google Docs, Sharing files, Google Sheets, and Google Slides. Students will need a (free) Gmail account to participate in this class. The first night covers Docs & Sharing Files: How to navigate the Doc toolbar, design, save and recall your documents, all geared to optimal organization and communication, plus Sharing Files: what the options are for sharing of documents as well as good protocol for sharing. We will cover how you and your team (of 2 to 100) can all work from one document. Google Sheets (the spreadsheet piece in Google Drive) and Google Slides (the feature that allows users to make slideshows for presentations) will be covered in the second class. We will cover the basics as well as copyright permissions; as time permits, other advanced features will be covered.

QuickBooks 2021-Basics & Intermediate

$98

with Teresa Johnson

Calendar Oct 4, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

This live, instructor-led Intuit-approved course, is a Microsoft Office Suite course using official course material for Windows 10 Desktop geared for beginning/intermediate users. Students will 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 a small business or company. This course provides the MOS certification pathway (no expiration) for interested students, and they may elect to take the official exam when ready. Loaner laptops are provided for the duration of the class so that all students may have access to a Windows 10 device at home. Call the Adult Ed office for separate purchase details of the required printed textbook/eBook which accompanies this course. Please, also, complete the 3-part form at this link.

Excel 2019 - Basics & Intermediate

$98

with Teresa Johnson

Calendar Oct 6, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

The official course material approved by Intuit & Microsoft is used in this live, instructor-led certification course using Windows 10 Desktop. Widely used in office settings, knowledge of Excel 2019 will enhance employment possibilities. New users will learn the basic setup and use of spreadsheets and Excel users may use it to refresh their skills. Included are editing and formatting of cells, basic use of formulas, as well as other tools. This course provides the MOS certification pathway (no expiration) for interested students, and students may elect to take the official exam when ready. Call the Adult Ed office for separate purchase details of the required eBook which accompanies this course.  Also, please complete the 3-part form at this link.

American Red Cross-1st Aid/CPR with Pediatric, October 2022

$103

with Judy Emch

Calendar Oct 15, 2022 at 9 am, runs for 1 week

Participants will learn to recognize and provide care for persons of all ages who have experienced a sudden illness or injury, until Emergency Medical Services arrive and take over. Following current Emergency Cardiac Care guidelines, students will learn to recognize a heart attack and what to do in this situation, including providing CPR and using an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). Students will also learn to recognize stroke, breathing emergencies, and how to treat burns. Additional skills include caring for choking adults, children and infants, and controlling bleeding, as well as checking responsive persons. Certificate and reference card included. Presented by Maine Safety Education.

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Document & File Management

$22

with Teresa Johnson

Calendar Nov 16, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

This class is designed to aid you in saving, filing and retrieving your documents. This is recommended for all levels of user, is needed for all programs, and is not exclusive to the Google Drive. If necessary, this class can be presented via Zoom.

QuickBooks 2021-Advanced Applications

$58

with Teresa Johnson

Calendar Nov 29, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This Intuit-approved course is a live, instructor-led advanced course using Windows 10 Desktop and is suitable for experienced QuickBooks users. It is a Microsoft Office Suite course using official course material and will cover advanced features in QuickBooks. Prerequisite: QuickBooks Basics/Intermediate course or instructor’s permission.This course provides the MOS certification pathway (no expiration) for interested students, and students may elect to take the official exam when ready. Loaner laptops are provided for the duration of the class so that all students may have access to a Windows 10 device at home. Call the Adult Ed office for separate purchase details of the required printed textbook/eBook which accompanies this course (same materials from QuickBooks Basics & Intermediate course.) If you have not previously taken a QuickBooks course at MCST please be sure to complete the 3-part form at this link before the first class.

Excel 2019 - Advanced Applications

$58

with Teresa Johnson

Calendar Dec 1, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

For the experienced Excel user, this live, instructor-led Windows 10 Desktop course features official course materials approved by Intuit & Microsoft. Prerequisite: Excel Basics/Intermediate course or instructor’s permission. Topics covered in this course include working with multiple worksheets, web sharing, pivot tables, advanced formatting, charting, documenting, auditing, and dealing with spreadsheet challenges. This course provides the MOS certification pathway (no expiration) for interested students, and students may elect to take the official exam when ready. Call the Adult Ed office for separate purchase details of the required eBook which accompanies this course (same materials from Excel Basics & Intermediate course.) If this is your first Excel course at MCST, please complete the 3-part form at this link.





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