Building on the skills learned in WordPress.com I, students will learn how to use WordPress to create a more robust and customized website. We will explore creating pages, static homepages, custom menus, and integrating social media. You must have a WordPress.com account to attend. Attending the WordPress.com I class first is highly recommended. Note: this class strictly covers WordPress.com, not WordPress.org. We also offer WordPress.org classes.
Business & Employment
Learn to create your own blog or basic website with WordPress.com. Note: these classes cover WordPress.com (not WordPress.org).
Class I: Learn to navigate; make pages and posts; add photos; and customize the appearance of your website.
Class II: Explore creating static homepages, contact forms, custom menus, and photo galleries. Add additional users, manage comments, and integrate social media on your website.
Do more with Excel using Visual Basic!
Class I: Learn how macros are recorded and how we can make edits to make macros more efficient!
Class II: Learn how to use common programming tools like loops and variables to increase the functionality of VBA.
Class III: Learn how to run a script automatically when you open a workbook or worksheet. Discover debugging tools to find and correct errors. Learn how to find code you don't already know!
QuickBooks is used by small businesses to manage payroll, inventory, sales, and other needs. This class will give an overview of the 2013 Desktop version, and will include navigation instruction, and creation of a sample business file.
Building on the project and skills acquired in HTML & CSS I-IV, this two part class will cover advanced HTML and CSS features, notably creating a responsive website that adapts to different screen sizes. Knowledge of basic HTML and CSS is required, and attending the HTML & CSS I-IV classes is highly recommended.
Python is a general-purpose programming language that’s used for web development, task automation, data analysis, and a wide-range of software development. It’s a highly desirable skill and a great place to start programming. No previous programming experience required, but you need to have intermediate computer skills to attend.
Class I: Variables, Expressions, and String Format Operators
Class II: Prompts and Conditionals
Class III: Loops and Functions
Class IV: Lists, Tuples, Dictionaries, Classes, and Objects
Microsoft Word can automate creating labels, personalizing letters, and even managing things like seating charts. Join us to learn how to get the most out of mail merge by using the wizard or even creating a document from scratch. Intermediate Word skills required.
Microsoft Word has many tools that make working on long documents a snap! Join us as we explore styles, headers & footers, image manipulation and more! Basic Word skills required.
Learn how to use Microsoft Access to create and manage databases.
Class I: Explore what a relational database is. Understand the process of designing a database. Create a new database and learn to import from external sources.
Class II: Learn what a query is and how to create one. Practice using criteria to pull the data you need from your tables.
Class III: Learn to use the report wizard. Learn how to customize a report in design view and format reports using autoformat tools. Create forms for user data entry and create value-lookup controls to make data entry easier.
Whether you already have a resume or need to start from scratch, come learn how to use Microsoft Word to create a professional looking resume using basic and advanced formatting tools. Basic Word skills required.