Public Sector - Technology

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Excel: Getting Started   
For beginning spreadsheet users or those who need basic skills to get started.
Covers:

  • Spreadsheet set-up
  • Entering data
  • Formatting
  • Simple formulas
  • Saving options

Date:                     October 10, Wednesday
Time:                     1:00-3:00pm     
Instructor:             Annette Witzel
Location:              COCC Chandler Lab Room 207
                            1027 NW Trenton Ave, Bend OR 97703
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Excel: Advanced
Excel has many powerful tools used to calculate and analyze worksheet information to help you make the best decisions possible. This session is for experienced Excel users who want to learn tools including:

  • Flashfill, Styles
  • Text to Columns
  • Grouping Worksheets
  • SubTotals
  • PivotTables
  • Macros and more

Date:                    December 6, Thursday
Time:                    9:00am-12:00pm
Instructor:             Pamela Burns
Location:              COCC Chandler Lab Room 207
                            1027 NW Trenton Ave, Bend OR 97703  
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Creating Forms in MS Word
Create forms in Microsoft Word using a table and add content controls, including check boxes, text boxes, and combo boxes. Others can use Word to fill out the form and print it if they choose.

Date:                     October 25, Thursday
Time:                     9:00am-12:00pm
Instructor:              Pamela Burns
Location:               COCC Chandler Lab Room 207
                             1027 NW Trenton Ave, Bend OR 97703  
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Word: 10 Tips for Working Smarter

For current MS Word users looking to expand your skill level. Sample topics include:

  • Mail merge
  • Templates
  • Wizards
  • AutoCorrect
  • AutoText
  • Tables
  • Tracking changes
  • Section breaks
  • Columns
  • And more

Date:                     December 12, Wednesday
Time:                     9:00am-12:00pm
Instructor:              Pamela Burns
Location:               COCC Chandler Lab Room 207
                             1027 NW Trenton Ave, Bend OR 97703  
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Creating Accessible Documents
Learn how to create MS Office documents including Word and PowerPoint so they are accessible to people with disabilities who may use assistive technologies, such as screen readers, refreshable Braille displays, magnification programs, etc. If you are creating and posting documents for public access, this course is important to ensure you are creating them correctly so that everyone, regardless of ability, can access the information. Participants should be familiar with Word and/or PowerPoint.

Date:                    December 4, Tuesday
Time:                    9:00am – 12:00pm
Instructor:             Annette Witzel
Location:              COCC Chandler Lab Room 207
                            1027 NW Trenton Ave, Bend OR 97703
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Adobe Acrobat Pro Basics
This course covers the basics of building documents and forms in Adobe Acrobat Pro. Topics include:

Building a Document:

  • Combining Documents
  • Bookmarks
  • Reordering the Pages
  • Editing Page Content

Form Development and Data Management:

  • Creating and modifying the PDF Form
  • Creating Radio Buttons
  • Placing Multiple Form Fields
  • Offering Multiple Choices
  • Distributing the Form
  • Collecting the Data

Date:                     November 27, Tuesday
Time:                     9:00am – 12:00pm
Instructor:             Annette Witzel
Location:              COCC Boyle Education Center Room 156
                             2600 NW College Way, Bend OR 97703

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