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This Continuing Education and Training short-course offering from Harford Community College can provide you with valuable skills for your professional use. Browse the complete listing of computer courses and industry certifications at www.harford.edu/computertraining.

Learn Outlook in a Day

  • April 17, 2018 (Tues.) 8:30 – 4 PM
  • University Center, Room 125

Want to learn Microsoft Outlook quickly and become a confident and productive user of this powerful program? If so, this course is for you. In this course, you'll see what's new in Outlook and get up and running with the most important aspects of the program, you'll quickly learn how to manage your email, calendar, and contacts, and how to streamline and automate your work with keyboard shortcuts, rules, Search Folders, and Quick Steps. Prerequisite: Working knowledge of Windows. Purchase of textbook required. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $125. Fee: $49. Course: 25262. Call 443-360-9108.

Shortcuts & Efficiencies in Microsoft Outlook

  • April 19, 2018 (Thurs.) 8:30 – 12 PM
  • University Center, Room 126

There’s so much more to Outlook than reading and deleting emails! Come learn some new and old features that will help you go beyond the basics of email. You will uncover fantastic shortcuts that will save time; e.g. Quick Steps (new), drag & drop to create a quick item, and sorting & filtering emails more effectively. You will use folders for better organization and discover faster ways to delete unwanted email. The class will also cover many options of the Calendar, including some new features like the Weather Bar. You will also work with the People & Task features. Be prepared to learn how much more Outlook has to offer! Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $59. Fee: $19. Course: 25266. Call 443-360-9108.

Shortcuts & Efficiencies in Microsoft Word

  • April 19, 2018 (Thurs.) 1 – 4:30 PM
  • University Center, Room 126

So many great features in Word! This class will cover cool existing topics, new features and tips & tricks. You will learn many navigating and highlighting shortcuts, along with formatting tips that will cut down on formatting time and struggles. Styles is a fantastic feature that is underused, but after this class you will see enormous benefit in using it. In addition, you will work with Screenshots, Pictures & SmartArt. These features will jazz up a document with little effort on your part. Finally, a new feature for is that you can open a PDF file directly into Word and it will become an editable Word document. Come learn and have fun with Word! Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $59. Fee: $19. Course: 25267. Call 443-360-9108.

Advanced PowerPoint

  • April 27, 2018 (Fri.) 8:30 AM – 4 PM
  • University Center, Room 125

Expand your knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint with the advanced features of the software. Topics include working with charts; updating a linked Excel worksheet; creating custom tables; designing and formatting SmartArt; animating a chart; adding action buttons; adding comments; creating a custom show; and packaging a presentation. Prerequisite: Learn PowerPoint in a Day. Purchase of textbook and USB flash drive required. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $125. Fee: $49. Course: 25258. Call 443-360-9108.

Introduction to Microsoft Project

  • April 30 – May 7, 2018 (Mon.) 8:30 AM – 4 PM
  • University Center, Room 125

Discover the uses of Microsoft Project. Topics include creating a task list; setting up resources; assigning resources to tasks; formatting and sharing your plan; tracking progress on tasks; and fine-tuning task details, resource details, assignment details, and the Project Plan. Prerequisite: Working knowledge of Windows. Purchase of textbook and USB flash drive required. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $289. Fee: $49. Course: 25263. Call 443-360-9108.

Quick Books

  • May 2 – 30, 2018 (Wed.) 6 – 9:10 PM
  • University Center, Room 125

Learn to automate business finances, including how to set up a new or existing company and enter customers, vendors, invoices, cash sales, bills, items bought and sold, and resale items. Additional topics include tracking expenses and income by job or client; monitoring and paying sales tax; receiving and depositing payments and reconciling bank statements; and printing invoices, statements, payroll checks, and reports. Reports include profit and loss, balance sheets, trial balances, journals, and cash flow. Prerequisites: Knowledge of accounting and working knowledge of Windows. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $289. Fee: $49. Course: 25265. Call 443-360-9108.

Learn Word in a Day

  • May 8, 2018 (Tues.) 8:30 AM – 4 PM
  • University Center, Room 125

Learn how to use Microsoft Word to make professional-looking documents both visually appealing and dynamic. Topics include formatting text and paragraphs; working with tabs and margins; adding borders and shading; inserting headers and footers; adding and formatting page numbers; and creating, formatting, and editing tables. Prerequisite: Working knowledge of Windows. Purchase of textbook and USB flash drive required. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $125. Fee: $49. Course: 25248. Call 443-360-9108.

Shortcuts in Microsoft PowerPoint

  • May 9, 2018 (Wed.) 1 – 4:30 PM
  • University Center, Room 126

This class will start you from the very beginning on how to pick a template and how to use the slide layouts. From there, you will learn how to insert and format text, bullets and pictures. The class will also cover many shortcuts and techniques that will help you to feel comfortable working in PowerPoint. Other features that will add interest will be Screenshots, SmartArt and Animation. Finally, if you are the presenter, there are printing options that are important to know and also cool features in the Slide Show view that will help you manage the presentation like a professional. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $59. Fee: $19. Course: 25269. Call 443-360-9108.

Shortcuts & Efficiencies in Microsoft Excel

  • May 9, 2018 (Wed.) 8:30 AM – 12 PM
  • University Center, Room 126

Did you know you can make a graph with one key? Did you know you can highlight a huge amount of data with two keys? Did you know you can join or break apart data extremely easily now in Excel? There are so many tips and tricks in Excel, both old and new. This class will combine many features that will help you to create a spreadsheet quicker with more advanced skills. Microsoft Excel is one of the most used programs and is definitely worth your time to explore. Class will cover AutoFill, Quick Analysis (new), Functions, Flash Fill (new), Viewing Multiple Files, Creating a Graph and so much more. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $59. Fee: $19. Course: 25268. Call 443-360-9108.

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