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How to Use Microsoft Teams

$99

with Tom Fragale

Calendar Jun 8, 2021 at 8:30 am

June 8, 2021 - 8:30am - 12:00pm - ONLINE

Microsoft Teams is a collaboration app that helps your team or organization have conversations and stay organized all in one place.   With Teams you can host meetings, conduct chats, make calls, share files and more.  Learn how to leverage the basics of Teams with this introductory webinar.

Topics:  

Teams basics include an overview of the teams interface as well as creating, editing and using the core components.  Topic included in this introductory class include: 

  • - Tour of Screen
  • - Creating a team
  • - Creating a channel
  • - Editing a team
  • - Inviting people to team/ channel
  • - Start a meeting
  • - Make audio and video calls
  • - Sharing your screen
  • - @mention someone
  • - Add an emoji, mem, GIF
  • - Sharing files
  • - Collaborating on files
  • - Wiki
  • - Adding tabs
  • - Feed
  • - Work with files
  • - Search
  • - Apps

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About the Instructor

Tom Fragale is a computer professional with over 30 years of experience. He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, a Microsoft Certified Office Master, and a Microsoft Certified Expert in Word and Excel. He has trained over 30,000 business people in on-line webinars, public seminars, and on-site training. His clients include many Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, military bases, and companies large and small across a variety of industries, including manufacturing, banking, pharmaceutical, education, retail, etc.

He started his career as a database application programmer and has served as a consultant and project manager on many successful projects. His topics of expertise include: Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Crystal Reports, SQL Server, Visio, QuickBooks, and SharePoint, among others. His passion is training people and helping people get the most out of their computers, and he is a published author having written a book on Microsoft Access. He graduated in 1988 from LaSalle University in Philadelphia, PA with a BA in Computer Science.

 

Microsoft Office Productivity Bootcamp

$149

with Tom Fragale

Calendar Jun 8, 2021 at 8:30 am

In today’s business world, just about every job requires some computer skills. Microsoft Office, also known as Office 365, is the software that most computers use. The Microsoft Office suite applications covered in this productivity bootcamp are Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft Outlook. This 3-hour webinar will give you tips on all 3 products.

Topic 1:  Microsoft Word

When using tools like Microsoft Word, it is easy to ‘waste time’ doing things the ‘long way’  if you have not received proper instruction to reveal the tips and tricks for efficiency.    Topics with Word include:

  • Selecting Text
  • Pasting with Formatting
  • Bullet Lists
  • Number Lists
  • MultiLevel List
  • Tables
  • Columns
  • Page Setup
  • Links to Documents or Web Pages

Topic 2:  Microsoft Powerpoint

  • Adding Slides
  • Adding Text
  • Managing text boxes
  • Slide Layouts
  • PowerPoint Views
  • Adding Background and Themes
  • Adding Pictures
  • Adding screenshots
  • Managing pictures

Topic 3:  Microsoft Outlook Best Practices

Sorting and Filtering Emails

Flagging Emails for follow up

Using Folders

Creating Rules

Using the Categories

Conditional Formatting

Send Later

  • OOO Reply
  • Turn on BCC 
  • Reply or Reply to All
  • Creating Contact Groups
  • Signatures

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About the Instructor

Tom Fragale is a computer professional with over 30 years of experience. He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, a Microsoft Certified Office Master, and a Microsoft Certified Expert in Word and Excel. He has trained over 30,000 business people in on-line webinars, public seminars, and on-site training. His clients include many Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, military bases, and companies large and small across a variety of industries, including manufacturing, banking, pharmaceutical, education, retail, etc.

He started his career as a database application programmer and has served as a consultant and project manager on many successful projects. His topics of expertise include: Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Crystal Reports, SQL Server, Visio, QuickBooks, and SharePoint, among others. His passion is training people and helping people get the most out of their computers, and he is a published author having written a book on Microsoft Access. He graduated in 1988 from LaSalle University in Philadelphia, PA with a BA in Computer Science.

 

Year End Clean Up GMail Drive & Classroom

$65

with Deb Boisvert

Calendar Jun 10, 2021 at 3 pm

Even in a 'virtual school and classroom' there is a great (maybe even greater) need to 'clean up.'   Here are the essentials:

1.  Strategies to clean up GMail and keep it it under control

2.  Strategies to clean up, organize and manage DRIVE.

BONUS:  

3.  The steps to clean up, close out and archive Google Classrooms.  

Even if you don't use Google Classroom, what you learn to manage Drive & GMail will get your workspace 'in control' and help you keep it that way. 

Year End Clean Up GMail Drive & Classroom

$65

with Deb Boisvert

Calendar Jun 22, 2021 at 1 pm

Even in a 'virtual school and classroom' there is a great (maybe even greater) need to 'clean up.'   Here are the essentials:

1.  Strategies to clean up GMail and keep it it under control

2.  Strategies to clean up, organize and manage DRIVE.

BONUS:  

3.  The steps to clean up, close out and archive Google Classrooms.  

Even if you don't use Google Classroom, what you learn to manage Drive & GMail will get your workspace 'in control' and help you keep it that way. 

Google Pro Microcredential

$179

with Deb Boisvert

Calendar Jul 13, 2021 at 9 am

Leverage the Power of Google Tools for Productivity & Collaboration - all versions of Google compatible.

6 Session - 2 hours (1.5 instruction .5 guided application)

Tuesdays & Thursdays, July 13 - July 29

9:00am - 11:00am

G Suite is an extensive collection of productivity tools. Learning the power and connection of G Suite tools for organization, collaboration and sharing will amp up your personal  productivity or that of your business or non profit.

Presented in a series of sessions, this comprehensive series is for new and current G Suite users who want to build their foundational skills. Advanced tips and tricks will be included to individualize the challenge for all user levels. Each session will cover a different app and the fundamental concepts of security, sharing and streamlining workflow.  

The goal for this course is to understand  and gain hands on experience with Gmail, Drive, Calendar, Docs, Sheets and Slides and how these individual apps can be connected to enhance organization, collaboration and sharing in a cloud environment. Related Google services such as Chrome, Photos, Meet, Keep, Tasks, Groups  will be addressed, Participants will have the option of successfully completing follow up activities to earn  the NHTI G Suite Pro Microcredential.

Outline:

Topic 1:  FUN Da Mentals - Google Environment and Google Drive

Dive into the Google world.   What is G Suite and what does it include - for personal and professional use

  • Chrome browser Working with multiple accounts 
  • Introduction to sharing, collaborating and 
  • Organizing your drive to fit your needs. 
  • Issues of security

Topic 2: Making  Gmail Work for You  

Set up your email to focus your time and attention

  • Sort and prioritize your mail
  • Customize your view your email so it works for you
  • Add signatures, away messages
  • Manage multiple email accounts
  • Organizing Labels, Folders, Stars and more

Topic 3:  Learning to Love Sheets

From Collecting to analyzing data

  • Setting up and organizing a sheet
  • Manipulating data - sorting, filtering, freezing rows and columns
  • AutoSum & Auto Average, suggested formulas and other basic formulas I(Concatenation, 
  • Creating charts and graphs
  • Collecting data with Forms

Topic 4 Taking Control of Your Time - Calendar, Meet, Keep and Task

Calendar for keeping on top of your life and coordinating with others. 

  • Adding reminders and notifications
  • Integrating your email
  • Managing multiple calendars
  • Integrate Calendar, Meet, *Keep and Task
  • *Setting up appointment slots

Topic 5 Docs for Sharing and  Collaboration

More than word processing. 

  • Sharing and Collaboration through our the Google world
  • Giving Feedback
  • Interactive documents
  • History - Who did what when? (All app)
  • * Integrating the world of Microsoft
  • Copies templates, signature

Topic 6 Slides - the Grand Master of Layout and Publishing

The ultimate layout and publishing tool

  • Slides for presentation from start to presentation
  • Combining slides from multiple presentations
  • * Using 3rd party resources to smooth the way.
  • Ebook, booklets and templates

About the Instructor

Deb Boisvert is an educator/computer professional with over 35 years of experience. She is a Google Level 1 and 2 Educator and a Google Certified Trainer.  She has worked extensively in private and public schools K-16 and with NonProfits. 

 NOTE:  Individuals / Groups that want to register via PO - please email amollica@ccsnh.edu

 

Introduction to SQL

$199

with Tom Fragale

Calendar Jul 20, 2021 at 8:30 am

In today's world, the individual user may be given access to a large database, and they somehow have to make sense of this huge amount of data. This used to be the responsibility of an IT team, but these days the IT teams do not have the resources to write the reports needed by each person. Many databases use the SQL language to retrieve the proper data from the large database. This course shows you how to start writing your own SQL queries.

Topics Include:

  • Select statements
  • Giving the output field a different name
  • Using Where statements to get the exact records you are looking for
  • Using Order By statements to sort the data
  • Creating Subtotals with the Group By statement
  • Introduction to joining tables together

About the Instructor

Tom Fragale is a computer professional with over 30 years of experience. He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, a Microsoft Certified Office Master, and a Microsoft Certified Expert in Word and Excel. He has trained over 30,000 business people in on-line webinars, public seminars, and on-site training. His clients include many Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, military bases, and companies large and small across a variety of industries, including manufacturing, banking, pharmaceutical, education, retail, etc.

He started his career as a database application programmer and has served as a consultant and project manager on many successful projects. His topics of expertise include: Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Crystal Reports, SQL Server, Visio, QuickBooks, and SharePoint, among others. His passion is training people and helping people get the most out of their computers, and he is a published author having written a book on Microsoft Access. He graduated in 1988 from LaSalle University in Philadelphia, PA with a BA in Computer Science.

Microsoft Power BI Basics

$199

with Tom Fragale

Calendar Jul 27, 2021 at 8:30 am

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 8:30am - 12:00pm

Microsoft Power BI is a collection of software services, apps and connectors that work together to turn your unrelated sources of data into coherent, visually immersive and interactive insights.  Learn how to import from Excel, Access, Text or Sql Server to manipulate data and create charts or reports.  Topics Include

  • What is Power BI?
  • The Power BI Parts - Desktop, Service & Mobile
  • Power BI concepts - datasets, reports & dashboards
  • Capacities - the resources for hosting and delivering Power BI content
  • Workspaces - Personal/Collaborative
  • Datasets and how they interact with workspaces
  • Shared Databases
  • Reports - creating and importing to dashboards
  • Dashboards - how to create and share
  • Data modeling & visualization basics
  • Transform, Filter & Clearing Data

About the Instructor

Tom Fragale is a computer professional with over 30 years of experience. He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, a Microsoft Certified Office Master, and a Microsoft Certified Expert in Word and Excel. He has trained over 30,000 business people in on-line webinars, public seminars, and on-site training. His clients include many Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, military bases, and companies large and small across a variety of industries, including manufacturing, banking, pharmaceutical, education, retail, etc.

He started his career as a database application programmer and has served as a consultant and project manager on many successful projects. His topics of expertise include: Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Crystal Reports, SQL Server, Visio, QuickBooks, and SharePoint, among others. His passion is training people and helping people get the most out of their computers, and he is a published author having written a book on Microsoft Access. He graduated in 1988 from LaSalle University in Philadelphia, PA with a BA in Computer Science.

 

Computer Skills for the Workplace
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Computer Skills for the Workplace

$115

with Dave Paquin

REGISTER HERE  ONDEMAND - Self-Paced, start anytime or Instructor Led, pick your start date!

Most jobs today require a working knowledge of certain computer skills. Employers seek and reward employees who have the ability to send emails, create spreadsheets, manage databases, understand memory and network limitations, and recognize the function and features of modern computer components. Any job candidate who already possesses these skills will stand above those who do not.

This course is designed to provide the fundamental computer competencies you need to survive and prosper in today's fast-changing workplace. You will learn how to implement the powers of modern office software to work faster and more efficiently. This course will focus on practical application for software most common to the workplace. By the time you finish, you will have learned why employers consider technological literacy so critical to the success of any organization.

Lesson 1 - Overview: The Workplace Technology Solution

Lesson 2 - Outlook: Email and Scheduling

Lesson 3 - Word: Creating and Formatting Documents

Lesson 4 - Word: More Advanced Formatting

Lesson 5 - Excel: Spreadsheet Basics

Lesson 6 - Excel: Formatting, Charts, and Printing

Lesson 7 - Access: Database Basics

Lesson 8 - PowerPoint: Creating and Editing a Presentation

Lesson 9 - Integrating Microsoft Office Programs

Lesson 10 - Using the Internet

Lesson 11 - Transferring and Protecting Data

Lesson 12 - Putting Your Skills to Work





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