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SCC Technology Classes Begin in October

Whatever your stage in computer use, your classmates will be right there with you in Sandhills Community College Continuing Education Technology Classes. Have fun, make new friends and learn how to use computers and computer software.

QuickBooks

“QuickBooks Pro 2015 Level 2 Advanced” topics will include: Inventory, Payroll, Sales Tax, Estimates and Time tracking, Balance sheet accounts, and budgets as well as correcting and customizing QuickBooks

“QuickBooks Pro 2015 Level 2 Advanced” will be held on Thursday, Oct 11 and Friday, Oct 12 from 1-5 p.m. The cost is $75 plus the cost of text.

Windows Operating System

Master the Windows 10 operating system in “Windows 10 Level 1.” Discover Windows applications, terminology, and Start Menu functions as well as operational basics. Students should have access to the Windows 10 operating system.

“Windows 10 Level 1” will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Oct 16-Nov 27 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The cost is $75 plus the cost of text and flash drive.

Enhance your Windows 10 skills in “Windows 10 Level 2.” Discover how to use the Action Center and the all Settings screen, how to customize your Desktop, set up, and use virtual desktops, creating folders for basic file management, and how to use File Explorer. A brief introduction to email and the Windows Store will be covered, as well as how to update Windows 10 and keep it safe. The prerequisite for this class is “Windows 10 Level 1” or prior experience.

“Windows 10 Level 2” will be held on Mondays and Thursdays, Oct 29-Dec 10 from 9-11 a.m. The cost is $75 plus the cost of text and flash drive.

iPad

Continue studying the Mac apps found in the iPad Operating System in “iPad Level 2.” Review iPad 1 and then receive more detailed lessons on additional iOS productivity apps. The prerequisite for this class is “iPad 1” or a waver by the instructor or Lori Degre. Each student must bring an iPad or iPhone.

“iPad Level 2” will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays, Oct 29-Dec 5 from 10 a.m.-noon. The cost is $75.

Photography

In “Photo Editing Using Photoshop Elements 15 Part 2,” bring out your inner artist as you learn about editing in Raw, using the Guided and Expert mode in Editor including different types of layers and blends to correct or combine two or more photos, as well as creating a type mask and montages. Learn to frame photos, create twirl effects, push a photo though text, add texture, and make a photo look like a painting. A flash drive 8GB or larger is recommended. The prerequisites for this class are “Elements 15 Part 1,” or prior experience, and a good working knowledge of computers, using a mouse or pen tablet, file management, and a creative mind.

“Photo Editing Using Photoshop Elements 15 Part 2” will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays, Oct 29-Dec 5 from 1-3 p.m. The cost is $75.

Customized Training Courses

Business owners can request customized computer and technology training for employees. Please contact Lori Degre, degrel@sandhills.edu to learn more.

Registration

Seats are still available for these classes. To register in person, stop by the Sandhills Community College Continuing Education office located on the first floor of Van Dusen Hall. Registration by phone at (910)-695-3980 or preregistration online at www.sandhills.edu/cereg are also available accepting all major credit cards. Registration hours are Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Fridays 8 a.m. until noon.

For more information on all Continuing Education Technology courses, visit the Technology Training portion of the Continuing Education Business and Industry Services section of sandhills.edu.

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