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PCC to offer free Basic Computer Skills class

Published Tuesday, November 22, 2016
by Elizabeth Townsend

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Piedmont Community College will offer free Basic Computer Skills class on the Caswell County Campus on November 29 - December 20. This class will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. with Dr. Queen Sylanda Williamson as the instructor.

Students will learn how to use Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint in a day to day setting, as well as when conducting a job search. In addition, students will work on improving their typing skills and develop a resume in Microsoft Word and NC Works.

This class will also provide an understanding of the role that information technology plays in the workplace. Dr. Williamson will teach basic online job search operations such as downloading applications, submitting resumes, and how to research specific companies.

The Basic Computer Skills class is free for unemployed or underemployed individuals. Space is limited! Students are encouraged to pre-register for classes. For further information or to register, please call the Workforce Development office at (336) 694-8064.