CCAC has been cited among the top five computer training centers in the Pittsburgh region by the Pittsburgh Business Times since 1995. The CCAC Center for Professional Development (CPD) offers a comprehensive selection of software training classes.
Learn the latest word processing, spreadsheet, database, desktop publishing and networking software releases on PCs in one of CCAC's state-of-the-art microcomputer labs on campus, or on our new laptop computers at your own company site. Courses are offered for both beginners and advanced users.
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1. Select a course from the class schedule.
2. Print and complete the registration form.
3. Acquire your manager's signature for approval if needed.
4. Fax the completed registration form directly to CCAC at 412.788.4047.
For questions and assistance with the registration process, please contact Chris Ferrara at 412.788.7366 or Mark Mervos at 412.788.7365.
Class dates are subject to change. Please contact Chris Ferrara at 412.788.7366 before the class begins to confirm that the class you registered for will be conducted.
|XWK-059-5101||Access: Workshop 1||February 11, 2014, Tuesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-059-5102||Access: Workshop 1||February 12, 2014, Wednesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-518-5102||Access: Workshop 2||February 13, 2014, Thursday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-056-5101||Excel: Workshop 1||February 18, 2014, Tuesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-056-5102||Excel: Workshop1||February 19, 2014, Wednesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-057-5102||Excel: Workshop 2||February 20, 2014, Thursday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-053-5102||Word: Workshop 1||March 4, 2014, Tuesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-059-5103||Access: Workshop 1||March 5, 2014, Wednesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-056-5103||Excel: Workshop 1||March 6, 2014, Thursday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-064-5121||Visio Workshop 1||March 11, 2014, Tuesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XAI-176-5101||Microsoft Project 1||March 12, 2014, Wednesday||8:30 AM - 4:30 PM||$139.00|
|XWK-062-5102||PowerPoint Workshop 1||March 13, 2014, Thursday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-064-5121||Word: Workshop 1||March 18, 2014, Tuesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-054-5103||Word: Workshop 2||March 19, 2014, Wednesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-059-5104||Access: Workshop 1||March 20, 2014, Thursday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-518-5104||Access: Workshop 2||April 8, 2014, Tuesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-057-5104||Excel: Workshop 2||April 9, 2014, Wednesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XAI-176-5102||Microsoft Project 1||April 10, 2014, Thursday||8:30 AM - 4:30 PM||$139.00|
|XWK-053-5104||Word: Workshop 1||April 15, 2014, Tuesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-059-5105||Access: Workshop 1||April 16, 2014, Wednesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-912-5102||Microsoft Project 2||April 17, 2014, Thursday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$139.00|
|XWK-056-5105||Excel: Workshop 1||May 6, 2014, Tuesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XAI-176-5103||Microsoft Project 1||May 7, 2014, Wednesday||8:30 AM - 4:30 PM||$139.00|
|XWK-062-5103||PowerPoint Workshop 1||May 8, 2014, Thursday||8:30AM - 12:00PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-054-5105||Word: Workshop 2||May 13, 2014, Tuesday||8:30AM - 12:00PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-064-5121||Visio Workshop 1||May 14, 2014, Wednesday||8:30 AM - 12:00 PM||$ 89.00|
|XWK-912-5103||Microsoft Project 2||May 15, 2014, Thursday||8:30 AM - 4:30 PM||$139.00|
Microsoft Office one-on-one training now available. Call 412.788.7366 for details.
Access Workshop 1
In this 3-1/2 hour course, learn the basics of Microsoft Access, including creating, entering data, editing data, saving and printing a database. Topics will include, basic creation, editing and navigating of records, basic users of tables, queries, forms, reports and a basic introduction to database structure.
Access Workshop 2
This 3-1/2 hour intermediate level Access course will build upon your basic skills. Topics include data types and intermediate level of understanding of forms and sub forms, multiple table queries, "and/or" queries, various types of advanced queries, intermediate techniques for developing reports, importing and exporting data to other application software and an introduction to using hyperlinks with Access. Participants should have the skills learned in Access Workshop 1.
Access Workshop 3
This 3-1/2 hour advanced Access course will enhance your knowledge and skills. Topics include an advanced level of understanding of forms and sub forms including check boxes, buttons and creating custom help, managing database objects, creating and modifying macros, creating modules and techniques to manage the database. Participants should have the skills learned in Access Workshop 1 and 2.
Excel Workshop 1
In this 3-1/2 hour course learn the basics of Microsoft Excel, including creating, editing, saving and printing spreadsheets. Topics include formatting labels, values, formulas, functions, relative and absolute cell references, formatting and charts.
Excel Workshop 2
This second level 3-1/2 hour course will build upon skills learned in the basics of Microsoft Excel. Topics will include working with large worksheets, hiding and displaying data, working with multiple worksheets, advanced charting techniques, advanced formatting and list management.
Excel Workshop 3
This advanced third level 3-1/2 hour course will build upon skills learned in the first two Microsoft Excel courses. Topics will include advanced formulas and functions, advanced editing and formatting, custom charting and advanced graphics, data analysis, linking worksheets and custom lists.
In this 7 hour course, you will learn project management and create a simple project. Topics include using wizards, tasks scheduling and resources. In addition, creating a work breakdown structure, customizing project views and filtering, grouping and sorting will be covered.
MS Office 2010 Transition
If you’re upgrading to Microsoft Office 2010, you’ll no doubt have questions at first. For example, you may wonder where certain buttons are in the new ribbon interface. This 2-1/2 hour workshop will help you to become familiar with the new look and to identify the features that are common to applications in the MS Office suite. In addition, selected topics such as, how to modify documents, manage tasks and share files can be covered.
MS One Note
This 4-hour course is designed for students with a basic knowledge of MS Office applications. Topics to be covered include: customizing the Quick Access toolbar and Ribbon, creating and organizing a custom notebook, creating new sections and pages within sections and the file management tips associated with using One Note.
PowerPoint Workshop 1
In this 3-1/2 hour course, learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint, presentation software. Create, edit, enhance and customize presentations. Topics include adding and formatting text and graphics, use of design templates, working with slides and their various views and various ways to print the presentation.
PowerPoint Workshop 2
In this 3-1/2 hour, second level course build on your basic knowledge of PowerPoint. Topics covered include setting up a slide show, slide masters and techniques, enhancing charts, using multimedia in presentations, working with embedded and linked objects and hyperlinks and adding special effects.
Word Workshop 1
In this 3-1/2 hour course, learn the basics of Microsoft Word, including creating, editing, saving and printing documents. Topics will include entering and editing text coping, cutting & pasting text, formatting fonts, lines and paragraphs, margins, tabs, indents, bullets, page breaks, use of the thesaurus and the spelling and grammar checker.
Word Workshop 2
Build on your basic knowledge of Microsoft Word with this 3-1/2 hour intermediate level course. Topics covered include illustrating documents with graphics, creating a web site, mail merges, working with styles and templates and developing multi-page documents. Participants should have the skills learned in Word 1.
Word Workshop 3
Topics covered in this 3-1/2 hour course include integrating Word with other programs, exploring advanced graphics, building forms, working with charts and diagrams, collaborating with work-groups and customizing Word. Participants should have the skills learned in Word Workshop 1 and 2.
Visio Workshop 1
Spend 3-1/2 hours in the Visio environment. Learn stencils and their manipulation, basic diagrams and working with flowcharts. Learn to provide your business with graphic representations of process management, network diagramming, charting, organizational charts, project time-lines and work-flow processes. Prior Windows knowledge required.
Visio Workshop 2
In this second level 3-1/2 hour workshop learn to integrate Visio documents with the Web, store data inside diagrams by working with custom property sets, create, print and store reports; embed, import and export Visio into Office and other applications. Learn how to connect your Visio diagrams to databases, customize shapes and solutions and experiment with major stencils available in Visio. Previous course work or working knowledge of Visio is strongly suggested.
Classes with an enrollment of three or less will be conducted, but at the following rates.
If you are interested in the number of enrolled participants for a class, please contact Chris Ferrara at 412.788.7366.
CCAC Community Education makes every effort to maintain the schedule of courses as announced in this catalog. However, we reserve the right to cancel courses, change instructors, switch rooms and combine classes when necessary without previous announcement. Course content may vary from above descriptions.