Computer Technology

From the new computer user to the IT professional, we have the training and certifications you need to advance to the next level.

CBIZ offers a new certificates in the area of Office Productivity.
 

Business Application Certificate
This hands-on program is for those who need or want to learn more about the world of computers. Students will learn the essentials of computing for today's technological workplace.  Through hands-on, interactive training, students gain a working knowledge of a wide variety of computer software applications to help them be successful in a cross-section of occupations. A final project from each student will assess and review the concepts covered in the program.

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Course Date
Girls Coding Camp Challenge 6/4/2018
Access Basics 9/10/2018
Access Intermediate 9/18/2018
Access Advanced 9/25/2018
Excel Basics 6/18/2018
Excel Intermediate 7/17/2018
Excel Advanced 9/24/2018
Keyboarding for Computers 7/16/2018
Introduction to Windows 10 9/5/2018
iPad Basics 7/10/2018
Microsoft Outlook Basics 6/5/2018
Microsoft Publisher 7/16/2018
PowerPoint 7/24/2018
Word Basics 6/19/2018
Word Basics 7/10/2018
Word Basics 8/7/2018
Word Basics 9/11/2018

 

New Girls Coding Camp Challenge
This 5-day, summer camp provides girls going into grades 9 – 11 with an in-depth introduction to computer programming using the Python language, introduction to interfacing with robotics and sensors, the history of the role that women have played in Information Technology (IT), and the careers available in IT. In this camp, students will learn programming using a Raspberry PI and interfacing with a variety of items including LED lights, push buttons, temperature, and light sensors. In addition to programming their own computer, students will build and test their own robotic car with ultrasonic obstacle avoidance, light follower, and line follower sensors.

#64265 30 Hours, 5 Sessions $199.00
  SCC WB Don Weiss
  Mon - Fri, Jun 4 - 8 9 AM - 4 PM

 

 

 

Access Basics
This course will take you from knowing little or nothing about databases and Access to a basic level of understanding. Topics include database concepts, databases and tables, fields and records, data entry rules, simple queries, using forms, creating and modifying reports, and much more. You'll practice what you learn in this hands-on course. This course is approved for the Business Bookkeeping Certificate and Business Applications Certificate.

#64183 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Mon & Wed, Sep 10 & 12 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Access Intermediate
Topics covered include relational databases, working with related tables, complex queries, advanced form design, advanced reports, charts in forms and reports, pivot tables and pivot charts, and Internet integrations. You'll practice what you learn in this hands-on course. Prior knowledge of Access required. This course is approved for the Business Applications Certificate.

#64186 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Sep 18 & 20 1 - 5 PM

 

 

 

Access Advanced
Students will learn how to query with SQL; use crosstab, parameter, and action queries; create and run macros; import, export, and link database objects; optimize, replicate, and synchronize databases; and maintain database security. Prerequisite: Access Intermediate or equivalent knowledge. This course is approved for the Business Applications Certificate.

#64188 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Sep 25 & 27 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Excel Basics
Work with numbers? Then you need to learn Excel. In this class you will discover dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully formatted worksheets quickly and efficiently. You’ll benefit from hands-on activities covering creating and editing workbooks, modifying worksheets, using functions, formatting worksheets, creating charts, and managing large workbooks. Experience with Windows is recommended. New users of previous Excel versions will also benefit. This course is approved for the Business Bookkeeping Certificate and Business Applications Certificate.

#64181 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Trish Hopper
  Mon & Wed, Jun 18 & 20 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Excel Intermediate
Continue with your Excel proficiencies by learning the benefits of the more advanced features of Excel. Topics covered include using multiple worksheets and workbooks, customizing Excel, advanced formatting, outlines and subtotals, cell and range names, list and table management, advanced charting, documenting and auditing, templates and settings, and Internet features. Pre-requisite: Excel Basics or equivalent knowledge. This course is approved for the Business Bookkeeping Certificate and Business Applications Certificate.

#64187 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Jul 17 & 19 1 - 5 PM

 

 

 

Excel Advanced
Learn the advantages of working with advanced functions, lookups and data tables, advanced list management, working with pivot tables and pivot charts, exporting and importing. Also learn analytical options, how to use macros, conditional formatting and SmartArt. Pre-requisite: Excel Intermediate or equivalent knowledge. This course is approved for the Business Applications Certificate.

#64189 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Mon & Wed, Sep 24 & 26 1 - 5 PM

 

 

 

Keyboarding for Computers
You will learn the alphabetic keyboard, practice alphanumeric skills and apply those skills to word processing situations you are likely to encounter.

#64191 9 Hours, 3 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Larry Cutsinger
  Mon/Wed/Fri, Jul 16 - 20 1 - 4 PM

 

 

 

Introduction to Windows 10
Whether you’re new to computers or have used them in the past, this class will help you become more comfortable using a personal computer (PC) and, more specifically, the Windows 10 interface. This course will help you to define what a PC is, and familiarize you with the Windows 10 user interface and its basic capabilities. In this course, you will explore Windows 10, learn how to create documents, send email, browse the Internet, and share information between applications and with other users. This course is designed for end users who are familiar with computers and who need to use the features and functionality of the Windows 10 operating system for personal and/or professional reasons. This course is approved for the Business Bookkeeping Certificate and Business Applications Certificate.

#64195 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Wed & Fri, Sep 5 & 7 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 

iPad Basics
iPads aren’t just for teenagers! Bring your iPad and learn how to configure your iPad, setup an email account, send photos by email, setup a calendar with reminders, create a contact list, map a location, download books to your library, set up an iTunes account for music and more. Requirements: an iPad. A basic knowledge of computers would be helpful.

#64190 4 Hours, 2 Sessions $39.00
  SCC CBIZ,112 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Jul 10 & 12 9 - 11 AM

 

 

 

Microsoft Outlook Basics
Are you overwhelmed by emails, meetings, and to-do lists? In this course you'll learn how to manage the flood of emails, creating folders and archives, how to keep track of your contacts and how to use Outlook's Calendar and Alert features. Find out how to customize Outlook so it perfectly meets your needs, and discover how to automate your work with rules. Whether you're new to Outlook or you've been using it for years, you're sure to learn something useful in every lesson. This course is approved for the Business Applications Certificate.

#64176 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Trish Hopper
  Tue & Thu, Jun 5 & 7 1 - 5 PM

 

 

 

Microsoft Publisher
This course teaches the core features and functions of Publisher 2013. You’ll learn how to navigate the Publisher interface, create and edit publications, arrange text and pictures, work with master pages, and create and format tables. You will also learn how to flow text across text boxes, create facing-pages layouts, export publications to PDF, and prepare publications for commercial printing.

#64185 12 Hours, 3 Sessions $185.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Mon/Wed/Fri, Jul 16 - 20 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 

PowerPoint
PowerPoint is used to create presentations that can combine text, graphics, charts, clip art, and WordArt. These presentations can then be shown at internal business meetings, sales calls, and training events. Additional topics include building new presentations, formatting slides, using drawing tools, working with graphics, using tables and charts, and modifying the proofing presentations. Experience with Windows is recommended. New users of previous PowerPoint versions will also benefit. This course is approved for the Business Application Certificate.

#64184 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Trish Hopper
  Tue & Thu, Jul 24 & 26 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 

Word Basics
In this course you will gain basic proficiency with Microsoft Word. Discover the best and fastest ways to perform everyday tasks. Learn how to create and edit documents, format characters and paragraphs, create and manage tables, control page layout, work with web features, instant messaging, and much more. You’ll be able to practice what you learn in this hands-on course. New users of previous Word versions will also benefit. This course is approved for the Business Bookkeeping Certificate and Business Applications Certificate.

#64177 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Jun 19 & 21 8 AM - Noon

 

 

 

#64178 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC Mt. Pleasant,203 Larry Cutsinger
  Tue & Thu, Jul 10 & 19 5:30 - 7:30 PM

 

 

 

#64179 8 Hours, 4 Sessions $129.00
  SCC Keokuk,419 Trish Hopper
  Tue & Thu, Aug 7 - 16 5:30 - 7:30 PM

 

 

 

#64180 8 Hours, 2 Sessions $129.00
  SCC CBIZ,110 Cindy Chambers
  Tue & Thu, Sep 11 & 13 1 - 5 PM

 

 

 

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