Introduction to hardware, software, and keyboard short-cut keys and basic computer terms. Upon completing this course, you should be comfortable in front of the computer, using computer terms, be aware of the different programs on a computer, and how to navigate around the computer. Online course with lab hours available or onsite by appointment.
The business skills certificate program provides a package of courses to prepare students for the business skills field. The course includes the following classes: Basic Computer, Internet, Email, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Communication Technology for Business, Google Suites, and Office Skills Orientation. In addition to the program's business courses, our certificate team may determine that a student needs to be enrolled in our Learning Center English and/or Math brush-up courses. Students will meet with a staff advisor and discuss this prior to enrollment in entering the program. Online course with lab hours available or onsite by appointment.
Digital Literacy is a series of instructor led courses to improve an individual's ability to perform basic computer skills needed for healthcare. Course includes, but is not limited to: Basic Computer Skills, Windows, Internet, Email, Social Media, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Google. Online course with lab hours available or onsite by appointment.
Google Suites is a collection of apps that are used for cloud computing with productivity and storage functions. Explore G Suite with us and discover the collaborative advantages that docs, sheets, drive, calendar, video conferencing, and their other apps have to offer. See how easy it is to put the skills you learned in other computer courses to work in Google. Online course with lab hours available or onsite by appointment.
IC3 is a certification for anyone who wants to demonstrate critical computer and internet skills. Students who achieve IC3 certification possess the validated skills and knowledge required for basic use of computer hardware, software, networks, and the Internet. Not only do you receive tools for success in the 21st Century classroom but also for higher education, employment, and life. To become IC3 certified, you must pass the following three exams: Computing Fundamentals, Key Applications, and Living Online. Training and Practice tests are free through March 2021. Certification exams are held in Bangor and are free to approved Techhire IC3 students. All others will have an exam fee. Online course with lab hours available or onsite by appointment.