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ABLE JOB & RESOURCE CENTER

Welcome to the ABLE Job & Resource Center

This is the place where you can refresh your COMPUTER SKILLS and learn ADDITIONAL TECHNIQUES needed for Today's WORKPLACE.  You can also learn the essential computer-assisted job search methods.

FREE to Boston Residents and Most SNAP Recipients.  Attend a FREE Wednesday Information Session to learn more.

ABLE Job & Resource Room, WINTER 2020 workshop schedule

Our Knowledge-Needs Classes Cover the Following:

All Classes held Mondays & Tuesdays 10:00 am – 12:40 pm

 

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft

Excel

This Excel training provides the critical skills and tools necessary to input, organize, manage and analyze data.

 

WINTER CLASSES

SERIES 1

1/06/20, MONDAY, Class 1
The Excel interface; navigating Excel; creating a spreadsheet

1/07/20, TUESDAY, Class 2
Entering data efficiently; automate and organize your data

1/13/20, MONDAY, Class 3

Formulas and functions

SERIES 2

1/14/20, TUESDAY, Class 1

Organize and manage data – sorting and filtering

1/21/20, TUESDAY, Class 2

Conditional formatting & data validation

1/27/20, MONDAY, Class 3

Intro to VLookUp, tables

1/28/20, TUESDAY, Class 4

Pivot tables & charts; slicers, quick analysis

Microsoft

Word

This WORD training provides the user with the critical skills necessary to create, format, save and print professional documents plus add and format tables and graphics and use a mail merge.

WINTER CLASSES

SERIES 1

2/03/20, MONDAY, Class 1
Creating a NEW WORD document

2/04/20, TUESDAY, Class 2
Using the HOME TAB – Selecting and modifying text

2/10/20, MONDAY, Class 3
Inserting pages & breaks, comments, text boxes; Page layout

SERIES 2

2/11/20, TUESDAY, Class 1

Working with TABLES

2/18/20, TUESDAY, Class 2

Reviewing your document

2/25/20, TUESDAY, Class 3

Giving your document a professional look and mail merge

Microsoft

PowerPoint

After these PowerPoint workshops, you'll be able to convey the key points of your message through the use of text, graphics & animations in a clear, organized; engaging format.

WINTER CLASSES

SERIES 1

3/02/20, MONDAY, Class 1
Creating presentations

3/03/20, TUESDAY, Class 2
Working with slides

3/09/20, MONDAY, Class 3
Adding graphical elements

3/10/20, TUESDAY, Class 4
Adding transitions & animations, presenting your information

3/16/20, MONDAY, Class 5
Class presentations

PLEASE NOTE: You must attend a FREE Information Session to learn more about eligibility requirements. Click here for Info Session details, or call 617.542.4180.

FREE to Boston Residents and Most SNAP Recipients.  Attend a FREE Wednesday Information Session to learn more.

TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE RESOURCE CENTER WHILE NOT IN SESSION

The Job & Resource Center is made available to job seekers when the Center is not in session.  Start to brush up on your computer and internet search skills early. Call for available hours.

Questions about the sessions offered through the ABLE Job & Resource Center? Contact Patty Ball - Program Manager, ABLE Job Resource Center, pball@operationable.net.

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