quinebaug valley community college

Computer Training

Beginner’s PowerPoint

Along with public speaking skills, a working knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint is a must-have for giving an effective presentation.

Those new to PowerPoint can get their start in QVCC’s new Beginner’s PowerPoint class. In just three hours, students will learn how to create a basic PowerPoint presentation and will be ready to move on to more advanced features in our PowerPoint Bells & Whistles class.

TOPICS

  • Choosing A Document Theme And Variant
  • Creating A Title Slide
  • Formatting Characters
  • Adding New Slides, Changing Slide Layouts, And Changing The Theme
  • Inserting Pictures
  • Making Changes To Slide Text Content
  • Adding Transitions

Fall 2019 Schedule

Wednesday
December 4
5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Room E236
$70

PowerPoint Bells & Whistles

Turn a good presentation into a great one by learning the bells & whistles of Microsoft PowerPoint. Those with a basic knowledge of PowerPoint will learn to make their presentations more dynamic and captivating through the use of advanced imagery effects, animations, videos, and transitions.

TOPICS

  • Enhancing w/ pictures, shapes and WordArt
  • Advanced transitions
  • Adding photo effects
  • Modifying placeholders
  • Adding media to slides
  • Animating slide content
  • Customizing slide elements

Fall 2019 Schedule

Wednesday
December 11
5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Room E236
$70

Does your job or new career require you to work with Microsoft Excel?

Get started today with this introductory course that utilizes Microsoft Excel 2016. Topics covered include creating, saving, and editing basic spreadsheets.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Wednesdays
October 2 & 9
5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Room E236
$135

Are you ready to master Excel’s intermediate functions and features?

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to create and work with charts, pivot tables, and templates. The course will also focus on tips and tricks to ensure your spreadsheet looks great for that next meeting or presentation.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Mondays
November 18 & 25
5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Room E236
$135

Do you want to gain a basic understanding of Microsoft Word?

Get started today with this 6-hour introductory course that utilizes Microsoft Word 2016. By the end of this overview, you will learn the basic features of Microsoft Word, including creating, saving, and editing basic letters, documents, and contracts.

Ready to dive deeper into Microsoft Word?

By the end of this 6-hour overview course, you will learn many intermediate features of Microsoft Word, including creating tables, newsletters, mail merges, templates, and more.

Does your business need accounting software?

Get started mastering the widely used 2015 version of Intuit QuickBooks Accounting Software. Students will learn basic QuickBook features, including company set-up, accounts payable, accounts receivable, reports, inventory, and more.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Mondays & Wednesdays
November 4 – 13
6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Room E236
$300

Contact Us

Andrew Morrison Director of Business & Industry Services amorrison@qvcc.edu 860.932.4360

Director of Business & Industry Services
amorrison@qvcc.edu
860.932.4360