quinebaug valley community college

Computer Applications

These courses and workshops will broaden your personal and professional skillset!

Comp BootcampCOMPUTER BOOTCAMP

This 8-hour course is ideal for the beginning computer user. It will give you the foundation for working on a Microsoft Windows-based personal computer or laptop. Students will learn the basics of computer hardware and software, how to navigate the desktop, Internet search strategies, file management, and Blackboard. Students will become familiar with the Windows operating system, email, word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation applications. Course activities include drafting emails, creating a flyer, creating a chart, creating a slideshow, as well as class discussions and collaborations.

Spring 2023 Schedule  – CRN#1609

  • Instructor: Donna Guillot
  • Instructional Method: TRAD – These classes will be held on campus.
  • Days: Monday, Wednesday
  • Dates: 3/27/23-04/5/23
  • Time: 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $279
  • Registration deadline: 3/21/23

 


Register today!

In Person
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Danielson Campus, Student Affairs Suite, Room C151
742 Upper Maple Street, Danielson, CT 06239

By Phone 
(860) 932-4005
Use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover to register.

Refund Policy 
A 100% refund will be granted up until five (5) business days before the start of your class as long as the request is made during normal business hours.

WordWord Basics

Gain a basic understanding of Microsoft Word in this 6-hour course that utilizes Office 365. Students will learn the basic features of Microsoft Word, including navigating the software ribbons, creating, saving, and editing basic documents including letters, flyers and reports.  Students should have some fundamental keyboarding skills.

Spring 2023 Schedule – CRN#1610

  • Instructor: Donna Guillot
  • Method: TRAD – This course will be held on campus.
  • Days: Monday, Wednesday
  • Dates 4/17/2023 – 4/24/2023
  • Time:  4:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $199
  • Registration deadline: 4/17/2023

Register Today!

Online

Workforce Development and Continuing Education Registration Form

For information about how to register online, click here.

In Person 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Danielson Campus, Student Affairs Suite, Room C151
742 Upper Maple Street, Danielson, CT 06239

By Phone 
(860) 932-4005
Use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover to register.

Refund Policy 
A 100% refund will be granted up until five (5) business days before the start of your class as long as the request is made during normal business hours.

Excel WorkshopsEXCEL BASICS

Gain a basic understanding of Microsoft Excel in this 6-hour course that utilizes Office 365. Students will learn the basic features of Excel, including creating, saving, and editing basic spreadsheets. Basic formulas and functions will be introduced, but basic formatting will be the focus.

Spring 2023 Schedule – CRN#1611

  • Instructor: Donna Guillot
  • Instructional Method: TRAD – This course is held on campus
  • Dates: Monday, Wednesday,
  • Days: 05/01/2023 – 05/08/2023
  • Time:  4:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $199
  • Registration deadline: 4/24/2023

Register today!

Online

Workforce Development and Continuing Education Registration Form

For information about how to register online, click here.

In Person 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Danielson Campus, Student Affairs Suite, Room C151
742 Upper Maple Street, Danielson, CT 06239

By Phone 
(860) 932-4005
Use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover to register.

Refund Policy 
A 100% refund will be granted up until five (5) business days before the start of your class as long as the request is made during normal business hours.

Excel WorkshopsEXCEL: BEYOND THE BASICS

Explore Excel’s intermediate-level features in this 6-hour course. Students will create and work with charts, functions, conditional formatting, and sorting. The course will also focus on tips and tricks to ensure your spreadsheet looks great for that next meeting or presentation.

Spring 2023 Schedule – CRN#1612

  • Instructor: Donna Guillot
  • Instructional Method: TRAD – This class is held on campus.
  • Days: Monday, Wednesday
  • Dates: 05/15/2023 – 5/22/2023
  • Time:  4:00-6:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $199
  • Registration deadline: 5/8/2023

Register today!

Online

Workforce Development and Continuing Education Registration Form

For information about how to register online, click here.

In Person 
Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Danielson Campus, Student Affairs Suite, Room C151
742 Upper Maple Street, Danielson, CT 06239

By Phone 
(860) 932-4005
Use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover to register.

Refund Policy 
A 100% refund will be granted up until five (5) business days before the start of your class as long as the request is made during normal business hours.

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Architecture

AWS Academy Cloud Architecting covers the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on AWS. The course is designed to teach solutions architects how to optimize their use of the AWS Cloud by understanding AWS services and how they fit into cloud-based solutions. Although architectural solutions can differ depending on the industry, type of application, and size of the business, this course emphasizes best practices for the AWS Cloud that apply to all of them. It also recommends various design patterns to help you think through the process of architecting optimal IT solutions on AWS. Throughout the course, students will explore case studies that showcase how some AWS customers have designed their infrastructures and the strategies and services that they have implemented. Finally, this course provides opportunities for students to build a variety of infrastructures through a guided, hands-on approach. Required for this online course: Internet access and computer. Microphone and webcam needed for live audio/video training. This course will be taught using Webex. The instructor will contact students with further instructions one to three business days prior to class. Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of computers.


Spring 2023 Schedule Information – CRN TBD

Class Format: LRON (Class meets virtually at set times)

Class Dates: TBD

Class Days: TBD

Class Times: TBD

Locations: Online

Instructor: This course is offered in partnership with Manchester Community College.

Fee: TBD


Register Today!

Online

Workforce Development and Continuing Education Registration Form

By Phone

(860) 932-4005

Use your Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover to register.

In Person

Monday – Friday: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Danielson Campus, Student Affairs Suite, Room C151
742 Upper Maple Street, Danielson, CT 06239


Refund Policy

A 100% refund will be granted up until five (5) business days before the start of your class as long as the request is made during normal business hours. See above for Office Hours.

Course Cancellation

If a course is cancelled due to low enrollment, we attempt to notify each person registered by telephone or email. For this reason, it is extremely important that we have both your home and work telephone numbers, as well as your current email address. We also post a notice in the main lobby on the night the class would have started.

Contact Us

Workforce Development & Continuing Education

workforcedevelopment@qvcc.edu

860.932.4005