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Workplace Education: Office Suite Beginner

This course is designed for the user who has little to no experience with the Microsoft Office Suite. The course would demonstrate the uses of the components of the office suite. Topics may include:


Outlook – Exploring the use of Outlook as an email and contact manager. Working with Contacts, managing email, creating folders working with attachments, using the Calendar, and other topics as required.
Word – How to use Word as a Word processor. How to format text, default Word options, document setup, document views, working with templates managing your files, inserting graphics, bulleted and numbered lists, using Styles, and working with tabs.
Excel - Introducing the Excel interface, entering data, absolute and relative cell reference, creating simple formulas, inserting and removing columns and rows, copying moving and auto-fill, formatting the worksheet, print preview and printing.
Power Point – What is Power Point used for? Slide basics, creating your first presentation, inserting transitions and animations, working with images, setting up timings, text boxes and smart art, printing a slide show.
One Note – Using One Note as a notes organizer
Publisher - A brief look at Publisher to create flyers and or brochures.

Time & Day: Tuesdays 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Start Date: March 13th, 2018
Location: Annapolis Valley Chamber of Commerce, Suite 210 Town Square Mall, Kentville
Instructor: Mike Cleaves
Cost: Your time and commitment
Program Length: 10 weeks

These programs are brought to you at no cost. All Workplace Education programs are funded by the Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education. They have been a valuable partner for AVCC in offering these programs. The full cost for participants is funded under this program. In return, we expect a commitment to attend at least 80% of sessions. You do not need to be a member of the Chamber of Commerce to participate and all employees are welcome. Please fill out the form below to register for any of these programs.

Registration for this program is now closed.