MT. VERNON, Ill. (Feb. 3, 2014) – A number of computer workshops will be held at the Rend Lake College MarketPlace in Mt. Vernon this spring to refresh some skills or help others start from scratch.
Microsoft Excel will have a beginner, intermediate and advanced class this spring. Beginning Microsoft Excel will introduce participants to the fundamentals of spreadsheets. Classes are scheduled to meet from 5 – 9 p.m. March 4 and 6. Adding graphics and using templates will be covered in Intermediate Microsoft Excel, which will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Feb. 13, and from 5 – 9 p.m. March 18 or 20.
The final workshop, Advanced Microsoft Excel, will help attendees create one-of-a-kind worksheets using PivotTables and Macros. This advanced class will also show participants how to use Excel with other programs. The workshop will meet from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. April 7.
For those interested in learning more about data-based software, Intermediate Microsoft Access will be offered from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Feb. 25. This class will help users manage, store, search, analyze and display information.
Two beginner classes will also be available for computer users. Beginning QuickBooks, held from 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. Mondays from March 3-24, will teach participants to set up charts of accounts, invoices, receipts, statements, expenses and much more.
One final class, Beginning Microsoft Word, will help users navigate the program, including the menu system and toolbars. The workshop will meet from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. April 17.
All workshops are held in the RLC MarketPlace, Room 338. Most classes cost $40, with the exception of Computer Basics and Beginning QuickBooks, which cost $80.
For more information, or to register, contact RLC’s Community and Corporate Education Department at 618-437-5321, Ext. 1267 or 1714.