This series is for individuals who are reentering the workforce, want to advance
in their career, change careers, or be more productive. These courses provide
the training needed to gain computer skills that can lead to employment or help
you advance in your current career. The first course, Starting Over, will
identify your strengths and help you map out strategies to achieve your goals.
The next six courses will teach you the necessary computer skills for today’s
workforce. Finally, the last two courses will help you write an effective resume
and search for that perfect job.
By completing a combination of classroom and online courses, students will
obtain a Harford Community College noncredit certificate. The certificate
recognizes the student’s achievement in using Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel,
and PowerPoint. To receive the Computer Skills for Today’s Workforce
certificate, seven classroom courses must be competed in the following sequence:
• Starting Over
• Introduction to Business Computing
• Learn Word in a Day
• Word Intermediate
• Learn Excel in a Day
• Excel Intermediate
• PowerPoint QuickStart
The following online courses must also be completed during the semester:
• Resume Writing Working Online
• 12 Steps to a Successful Job Search Online
courses are complete, call 443-412-2033 to receive the Computer Skills for
Today’s Workforce certificate.
Please visit our noncredit
schedule of classes for a list of courses to get you started.