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These Continuing Education and Training short-course offerings 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.

Quick Books

  • January 24 to February 21, 2018 (Wed.), 6-9:10 PM
  • University Center, Aberdeen, Room 125

Learn to automate business finances, including how to setup 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: 25264. Call 443-360-9108.

Computer Basics for Allied Health

  • January 30 to February 22, 2018 (Tues., Thurs.), 5:30-9:40 PM
  • Harford Community College, Darlington Hall, Room 208

Acquire the basic computer skills required for employment as an Allied Health professional. Learn the fundamentals of Microsoft Windows, file management, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Access. Along with learning the basic components of the computer, students will learn to navigate the desktop; store and retrieve files; create, save and print a Word document; work with formulas and tables in an Excel spreadsheet; and create and modify an Access database. Purchase of textbook and USB flash drive required. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $269. Fee: $59. Course: 25246. Call 443-360-9108.

Learn Word in a Day

  • February 7, 2018 (Wed.), 8:30 AM-4 PM
  • University Center, Aberdeen, 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: 25247. Call 443-360-9108.

Learn Excel in a Day

  • February 15, 2018 (Thurs.), 8:30 AM-4 PM
  • University Center, Aberdeen, Room 125

Maximize your time with tools and techniques to create professional spreadsheets. Topics include creating a spreadsheet from scratch; inserting formulas and functions; using formatting features; and creating a simple chart. 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: 25251. Call 443-360-9108.

Computer Basics for Food Science/Culinary Arts

  • January 23 to March 1 (Tues., Thurs.), 6-9:10 PM
  • Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, Room 215

Did you ever wonder how a restaurant knows how much food to order or how a bakery keeps track of their inventory? Most restaurants and suppliers use computers to keep track of costs, supplies, sales and many other aspects of their businesses. Students will learn the fundamentals of Microsoft Windows and file management along with the basics of three Microsoft Office programs, Word, Excel and PowerPoint, to gain essential and marketable computer skills specific to the Food Science and Culinary Arts Industries. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Transcript available. Tuition: $319. Fee: $59. Course: 25243. Call 443-360-9108.

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