Computer Skills & Job Search Refresher Classes Enrolling Now for Remote Training Classes

FREE to all low-income Boston and Boston Neighborhood residents.

ESSENTIAL MICROSOFT EXCEL SKILLS FOR THE WORKPLACE

NEXT CLASS STARTS REMOTELY 412/2021, ENROLL TODAY

ALL CLASSES HELD ON MONDAYS AND TUESDAYS FROM 10AM – 1:00PM (8 CLASSES TOTAL)

Companies need skilled professionals who are able to input, organize, manage and analyze data. The best way to help them do this is to learn Microsoft Excel.

Microsoft Excel with Operation ABLE

Topics Covered Include:

  • Create and format a new spreadsheet
  • The excel interface, navigating excel,
  • Entering data efficiently
  • Automate and organize your data
  • Create the most popular formulas and functions
  • Organize, standardize and manage data using sorts, filters, conditional formatting and data validation
  • Table Trick and Tips
  • Visualize and Analyze your data using pivot tables, charts, slicers and quick analysis

ESSENTIAL MICROSOFT WORD SKILLS FOR THE WORKPLACE

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ALL CLASSES HELD ON MONDAYS AND TUESDAYS FROM 10AM – 1:00PM (8 CLASSES TOTAL)

Learn the core MS Word skills necessary to create, format, save and print professional looking documents.

Microsoft Word with Operation ABLE

Topics Covered Include:

  • Create, format, save and print word documents
  • Take a deep dive into the ribbon
  • Learn tips and tricks on selecting and modifying text
  • Alignment, indents and tabs, oh my!
  • Looking good with pictures, shapes, and other graphical elements
  • Organize and present information with word tables
  • Step by step mail merge
  • Give your document a professional look

ESSENTIAL MICROSOFT POWERPOINT SKILLS FOR THE WORKPLACE

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ALL CLASSES HELD ON MONDAYS AND TUESDAYS FROM 10AM – 1:00PM (6 CLASSES TOTAL)

“Our brains are trained to look for something brilliant and new, something that stands out, something that looks delicious,” says neuroscientist A.K. Pradeep.
Give your audience something unexpected and they won’t ever forget your message. This course will teach you some awesome tips and tricks to do just that.

Microsoft PowerPoint with Operation ABLE

Topics Covered Include:

  • Creating your first presentation – you gotta start somewhere
  • Slide design - fonts, themes, variants, styles
  • Creating the “wow” effect - adding and formatting awesome - graphical elements
  • Balancing visuals and text
  • Grab their attention - adding transitions and animations
  • Presenting your masterpiece

Other Classes Offered

 

LinkedIn & Other Professional Social Profiles

LinkedIn

Resume Creation & Applicant Tracking System Optimization

OA_ATS

The Computer Skills & Job Search Refresher Classes offers individual classes in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word, plus LinkedIn and online resume creation and submission. They are Open Entry, Open Exit refresher classes and are available to Boston Neighborhood residents and some SNAP recipients who already have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office but need or want to brush up on their existing skills.

Please note that participants will be required to take a skills assessment in order to determine appropriate class level placement.

Eligibility Opportunities

These classes are available FREE to Boston Neighborhood residents and most SNAP recipients.

Refresher Computer Skills Training Classes Cover the Following:

NOTE: Computer Skills Refresher Classes include multiple knowledge-based levels. Duration of each level ranges from 10-12 hours in total.

Enrolling Now for Remote Training Classes

To enroll or get more information about the class offering, contact Patty Ball - Program Manager, pball@operationable.net, or call 617-308-1947.