Computers & Technology

All computer classes are held in KCC’s Ohm Information Technology Center unless otherwise noted.

Please click on the class title to be taken to our online registration system.

MS Word 2016
Whether you’ve used older versions of this popular program or have never processed a single word, this hands-on class will get you going with the latest installment of Microsoft Word. In no time, you’ll begin editing, formatting, proofing, and dressing up your Word documents like a pro. You’ll get easy-to-follow guidance on mastering more advanced skills, like formatting multiple page elements, developing styles, building distinctive templates, and adding creative flair to your documents with images and tables. Your class fee includes all new materials for 2019, so if you’ve taken the class before and want to brush up your skills you’ll have the latest and greatest information!
Thursdays • 10/3-10/17 • 6-8 pm • $39 (member) $49 (non-member) • Randy Dirks • Rm: O-103

MS Excel 2016
This class has been updated to reflect Microsoft’s changes in the popular spreadsheet tool. It offers you everything you need to grasp basic Excel functions, such as creating and editing worksheets, setting up formulas, importing data, performing statistical functions, editing macros with Visual Basic—and beyond. Join us in this hands-on class to increase your skill and comfort with MS Excel. In no time, your Excel skills will go from so-so to excellent! Your class fee includes all new materials for 2019, so if you’ve
taken the class before and want to brush up your skills you’ll have the latest and greatest information!
Thursdays • 10/31-11/14 • 6-8 pm • $39 (member) $49 (non-member) • Randy Dirks • Rm: O-103

MS PowerPoint 2016
Get your point across and create eye-catching slides, handouts, outlines and
notes in this new class. PowerPoint presentations are not just limited to the
world of business. Your creativity will shine during rehearsal dinners, birthday parties, banquets, or any special event after you’ve learned to create engaging picture presentations using PowerPoint! NOTE: No class 11/28.
Thursdays • 11/21-12/5 • 6-8 pm • $29 (member) $39 (non-member) • Randy Dirks • Rm: O-103

Best Deal for Members Only! All MS Office classes for only $89
Thursdays • 10/3-12/5 • 6-8 pm • Rm: O-103

Cloud Storage: Which One is Right for You?
Everyone talks about the “cloud” and it’s not about the weather! Join us to explore the variety of cloud storage options available today and decide which one is right for your needs. We’ll cover the pros and cons of iCloud, Microsoft OneDrive, Google Drive and Drop Box. By the time you leave you’ll know your “cloud” choice and how to use it.
Monday • 10/7 • 6-8 pm • $20 (member) $25 (non-member) • Randy Dirks • Rm: O-103

Privacy & Password Management 101    NEW!
OK, we admit it, sometimes we use the same version of the same password with only slight variations, and that’s really not a good idea. But it gets so confusing with all those passwords! In this class we’ll show you ways to create strong passwords and the best ways to manage them. Unfortunately, in today’s environment, we need to do our best to keep our information safe, secure, and protected by the best passwords we can create. As a bonus we’ll show you an easy way to search the Internet where you’ll get the same results for the same search terms every single time, no algorithms running in the background. Spend a little time with our favorite computer guy and you’ll be amazed at what you can do!
Monday • 10/14 • 6-8 pm • $20 (member) $25 (non-member) • Randy Dirks • Rm: O-103

Getting Creative with MS Office 2016    NEW!
MS Office has many features that can help you with a variety of practical tasks, and this class is designed to share those with you! You’ll learn how to use Mail Merge for letters and labels; an easy way to create flyers and newsletters; using templates for budgets and expense reports as well as resumes, greeting cards and brochures. Plus, we’ll share how to create a photo album or video with your own comments included. Get ready to discover new ways to use MS Office to make your life easier and more efficient.
Monday • 10/21 • 6-8 pm • $25 (member) $35 (non-member) • Randy Dirks • Rm: O-103

MailChimp: Getting Started with Email Marketing
If you’re a small business owner, entrepreneur or non-profit organization email marketing shouldn’t be hard and it shouldn’t cost you an arm and a leg either! MailChimp is a software that gives you the ability to create and manage mailing lists, newsletters, automated campaigns and more. It puts you in the driver’s seat and lets you have full control over your email marketing efforts from beginning to end. If you’ve ever wanted to try e-newsletters to communicate with your customers and potential customers/donors then this is the class for you. We’ll share step-by-step instructions—from setting up your account to ideas for building your email list—and you’ll discover just how easy it can be to reach out and connect through email campaigns. Please bring a list of 4-5 email addresses so we can get you started on your first list.
Mondays • 10/28-11/4 • 6-8 pm • $25 (member) $35 (non-member) • Julie Tindol • Rm: O-103

Online Offerings

Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners

Quickbooks 2016 Series

Creating WordPress Websites Series

Creating Web Pages

Introduction to Google Analytics

Creating Mobile Apps

Microsoft Excel 2016 Series

Microsoft Word 2016 Series

Microsoft Excel – Pivot Tables

How to Get Started in Game Development