Computer, Business & Employment Skills | Foundation Learning Centre

Computer, Business & Employment Skills

Computer, Business & Employment Skills

Foundation Community Centre

These courses are ideal for those looking to build skills for the workplace, or build on existing knowledge.

With a focus on technology and customer service, these courses are suitable for those with existing skills, or beginners.

Build Your Admin & Business Skills: Office & Customer Service

This course has been developed for people who want to refresh their office, administration and business skills.

It is suitable for those retraining or looking to change their career path as well as those entering the workforce for the first time.

Areas covered include:

• File Management: electronic and manual

• Email & Calendar Management

• Current Terminology

• Update & refresher on Google Workspaces and MS Office

• All things CANVA

Sessions:   9 sessions

Date:           Thursdays
                     13 October – 8 December

Time:          6.00pm – 8.00pm

Cost:           $45.00 (Full Fee) 
                     $35.00 (Concession)

Basic Admin: Office & Computer Skills

This course is designed for people who want to develop entry level office skills. It is suitable for those entering the workforce, retraining, and those who are changing their career path. Ideal for administration work and small business.

Understand and be trained at an introductory level in the following skills: 

• File management – electronic & manual 

• Occupational Health & Safety (OHS)

 • Proofreading

• Email – composition & attachments 

• Email & calendar management 

• Productivity

• Computer terminology 

• Computer shortcuts

• Meetings & taking minutes 

• All things CANVA

• Preparing CV and cover letter

This course isn’t available at the moment, please check back next term!

Computer Skills

This introductory course will give you the confidence to use a computer or laptop in a supportive and secure environment.

Information covered will include Introduction to Computers, touch typing, saving and storing information, email, google search, an introduction to using social media and staying safe online.

Sessions:   8 sessions

Date:           Tuesdays
                     11 October – 13 December
                               *Note, there will be no class on Cup Day!

Time:           4.00 -6.00pm (onsite)
                      7.00 – 9.00pm (online)

Cost:           $40.00 (Full Fee) 
                     $30.00 (Concession)

Microsoft Office - Level 1: Excel

In this course you will learn the basics of  Microsoft  Excel 2019

Excel 2019 
You will learn how to navigate your way around Excel, create and work with workbooks, cells and ranges, formulas and functions, sort and filter data, print your worksheet and create charts.

Sessions:   2 sessions

Date:           Mondays
                     10 and 17 October

Time:          6.00pm – 9.00pm

Cost:           $45.00 (Full Fee) 
                     $35.00 (Concession)
                     + $35 for course manual

Microsoft Office - Level 2: Excel

The skills and knowledge acquired in Microsoft Excel Level 2 enable users to expand their knowledge and learn how to create more productive workbooks. It covers formulas and function techniques, advanced formatting and charting features and data manipulation tools

Sessions:  2 sessions

Date:          Mondays
                    7 & 14 September

Time:         6.00pm – 9.00pm

Cost:          $45.00 (Full Fee) 
                    $35.00 (Concession)
                    + $35 for course manual

Microsoft Teams

With the pandemic forcing most of us to work from home, Microsoft Teams has become the hub for collaboration and communication that integrates people, content and tools your team needs to be more engaged and effective.

Through this training you will understand what Microsoft Teams is, how to create and manage teams, how to start and engage in chat and schedule and participate in meetings. 

This course isn’t available at the moment, please check back next term!

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