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Computer Basics Level 1 
Registration Fee: $30 (Book required)
This course is specifically designed and developed to meet the needs of adults who need to learn technology at a slower rate. You will be introduced to learning basic techniques of computer usage, from discovering how to start up the machine to operating the mouse and keyboard.  You will learn how to use the Windows operating system, Microsoft Word 2010, and how to create, edit and save useful documents.  We will also cover Internet search tips and how to send emails and attachments, and ways to keep your computer virus free. This is a very practical course directed to beginning computer users and what they need to know.

061701        Th        1 - 4 pm        3/16-6/8        Wallner        Sunset/203


Computer Basics Level 2 
Registration Fee: $30 (Book required)
This course was designed for students who already have a working knowledge on a PC but would like to know more about some of its special features either because they need to learn additional skills for their job or to generally expand their skills. This class is for the adult who needs to learn at a slower rate. The primary purpose is to help you master the basic skills and then to advance you to gain the confidence to create visually appealing documents such as newsletters, tables, or special invitations. In addition, it will be helping you move further along what you need to know about word processing including mail merge, using WordArt, and pictures as well as creating and editing different types of files. If time allows, you will also explore creating a budget in Microsoft Excel.

061702        T        1 - 4 pm        3/14-6/6        Wallner        Sunset/203


Microsoft Office 2010 - Spanish - Clase de Computación
CURSO EN ESPAÑOL Registration Fee: $25
This Saturday course, presented in Spanish, will teach you computer basics and computer terminology. The course covers an introduction to Microsoft Office: Word, Excel and PowerPoint, internet, email, attachments, and how to save and retrieve your projects. The projects include letters, fliers, spreadsheets, slide show presentations and more. The class is fun and will teach you skills similar to those you will be able to use for work and personal use.

Cuota de registracion: $25. El curso le enseñará los componentes básicos de la computadora y terminología básica de computación. El curso cubre introducción a los programas de Microsoft Office: Word, Excel y PowerPoint, y uso de internet, correo electrónico y adjuntos, y como archivar sus proyectos. Los proyectos incluyen cartas, volantes, hojas de cálculo, presentaciones y más. La clase es divertida y le enseñará habilidades similares a los que se puedan usar en el trabajo y personal.

060342        Sábado        9 am - 12 pm        18 de marzo - 10 de junio        Schulthess        Sunset/202


Microsoft Office 2010 Basics 
Registration Fee: $25
This course is a basic introduction to the applications of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint in a Microsoft environment. You will learn the basics of creating a Word document, an introduction to the power of Excel spreadsheets, and PowerPoint for creating presentations.

060936        M/W        6 - 9 pm        5/1-6/7        Schulthess        Sunset/202
060935        T/Th        9 am - 12 pm        5/2-6/8        Enriquez        Sunset/202



Microsoft Word 2010 Intermediate 
Registration Fee: $25
This is a comprehensive course providing real life, business, and office skills in Microsoft Word 2010. Through the use of personal computers students will use Word to create business letters, professional documents, and reports. In addition, they will learn navigating around Word, formatting, printing, creating tables and forms, and an introduction to applying fields. Pre-requisite: Must type 20 wpm and have a basic understanding of computers.

060924        M/W        9 am - 12 pm        3/13-4/26        Enriquez        Sunset/201
060925        M/W        6 - 9 pm        3/13-4/26        Enriquez        Sunset/201



Microsoft Word 2010 Advanced 
Registration Fee: $25
In this fast paced, business oriented class we will expand your use of MS Word to learn more advanced, complex techniques, including: inserting hyperlinks and columnar data, preparing mail merge efficiently to utilize for multiple operations, using end-notes, templates, layout techniques, and working with pictures and illustrations. You will create specialized current documents proficiently and effectively which will prepare you for a professional position. Pre-requisite: Computers 1, Word Intermediate or equivalent.

060125        M/W        6 - 9 pm        5/1-6/7        Enriquez        Sunset/201


Microsoft Excel 2010 Intermediate 
Registration Fee: $25
This is a comprehensive course providing real life, business, and office skills in Microsoft Excel 2010. Through the use of personal computers students will use Excel to enter information, cut, copy and paste information, format worksheets, create spreadsheets, produce charts and graphs, work with formulas, explore relative, mixed and absolute references, produce financial reports, and print workbooks. Pre-requisite: Must have a basic understanding of computers and file management.

060926        M/W        9 am - 12 pm        5/1-6/7        Enriquez        Sunset/201
060927        T/Th        6 - 9 pm        3/14-4/27        Lee        Sunset/201



Microsoft Excel 2010 Advanced 
Registration Fee: $25
In this fast paced, business oriented class we will expand your use of MS Excel to advanced complex spreadsheets which consist of utilizing tables, sorting and filtering data, linking spreadsheets, hyperlinks, complex formulas, financial worksheets graphics and protecting worksheets. This course will prepare students for successful completion of QuickBooks and accounting coursework. Excel is mandatory in most job descriptions so come learn from the pros and be job ready in 6 Weeks. Pre-requisite: Computers 1, Excel Intermediate or equivalent.

060126        T/Th        6 - 9 pm        5/2-6/8        Lee        Sunset/201


NEW! MS Office Word Excel PowerPoint Tips & Tricks
Registration Fee: $25
This class will cover hidden techniques and skills in the main MS Office 2010 applications. You will be able to efficiently and quickly create a customized template for a business letter, memo, flyer, and invoice. Create a table in Excel and link it to Word, or PowerPoint for a presentation, report or contract and much more. Pre-requisite: Key Minimum 30 GWPM and completion of MS Office Intro, Word/Excel 1 or equivalent.

060921        T/Th        9 am - 12 pm        5/2-6/8        Lee        Sunset/201


NEW! MS Office PowerPoint and Introductions to Google Docs
Registration Fee: $25
Covers introductory MS 2010 PowerPoint skills. Topics covered include themes, bulleted lists, and outlines; formatting text; transitions effects, animation and delivering a slide show; and more. In Google Docs we will learn the basics of creating, saving and sharing Google Docs. Keyboarding and Basic Computer Skills required.

060920        T/Th        9 am - 12 pm        3/14-4/27        Lee        Sunset/201


Property Management

Registration and Materials Fee: $80
Our Property Management course provides students with the knowledge and training to obtain an entry-level multi housing management position. In addition, this course is designed to upgrade the knowledge and skills of anyone who owns, markets, and manages their own income producing property. (No book, materials included in class fee).

Teacher's Bio: I have been in the Apartment Management industry for more than 20 years. In 2000 I was awarded the Accredited Residential Manager Title, and in 2002 I received my Vocational Teacher Credentials, which I used to teach property management at Vista Adult School for more than 13 years. I have received a number of awards and certificates during my career, but these two are the ones that I consider my greatest accomplishments thus far.

040901        T/Th        6 - 9 pm        3/14-6/8        Villagrana        Sunset/301


Conversational Spanish 1A 
Registration Fee: $50 (Book required)
This is the first half of a beginning level 1 course in conversational Spanish that will focus on casual oral communication and useful daily conversation. You will also learn the basics in grammar, present and past tense verb conjugation, how to ask questions, vocabulary, and idioms.

063201        T/Th        6 - 9 pm        3/14-6/8        Enriquez        Sunset/403​

Professional Development for Job Seekers 
Registration Fee: $35
This course will prepare students for employment in the world of business, medical, or any industry focusing on problem-solving and professional communication skills that are necessary to succeed in the workplace. Students will research and determine employment goals by developing a career plan. Introduction to office technology, business writing, time management and scheduling, decision making, business math, critical thinking and customer service skills will be developed. Workplace simulations, including presentations and collaborative projects are included in instruction.

040521        T/Th        9 am - 12 pm        3/14-6/8        Wallner        Sunset/203


Keyboarding 
Registration Fee: $25
If you want to master the keyboard, but have not done so yet, this is the course for you. Keyboarding skills are a must have for personal use and career development; or just for fun. This course focuses on helping students gain data entry skills, accuracy, speed, and correct use of keyboarding techniques.

060937        M/W        6 - 9 pm        3/13-4/26        Schulthess        Sunset/202
060934        T/Th        9 am - 12 pm        3/14-4/27        Enriquez        Sunset/202


Typing Tests

Fee: $15

  • Mondays Arrive at 1 pm Test starts promptly at 1:30 pm Sunset Campus

  • Thursdays Arrive at 1 pm Test starts promptly at 1:30 pm Sunset Campus


Call to inquire about the typing test schedule during holidays and breaks.


Please call before arriving to verify testing availability. (760)758-7122

We offer a streamlined curriculum to a well rounded training program whether you are changing careers, reentering the work force or wish to become employed in your first professional position. You will be trained in the Principals of Business, Computer Operations, Bookkeeping, Computerized Accounting and much more!

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Fall Session begins August 21, 2017