Ok. You know that the majority of the world’s most successful companies use Microsoft software. So, the opportunity to find employment should be pretty good. But, your chances can be much better if you choose to attend Canada’s Leading Distance Education College where you receive exceptional training, Industry Certification that PROVES you have what it takes, and our help to connect you with employers.
Our Microsoft Office Professional program will help turn you into a job-ready, office superstar! You’ll be proficient in one of the world’s most widely recognizable and acclaimed software suites; AND you’ll also possess abilities employers desperately need: efficiency, effectiveness, organization, and customer management.
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MDE programs contain practical, easy-to-follow lessons. Each lesson introduces fundamental skills followed by practice exercises to help you apply the material you've learned, and testing to ensure you've learned the objectives.
Learn a practical & professional approach to office skills. You will learn to be confident and successful in today's diverse and dynamic Canadian office.
In an office environment technology really is everywhere; computers, telephones, fax machines, photocopiers, etc… Become familiar with today's ever-changing technologies. Acquire the skills and capabilities to competently use this equipment as well as communication skills, organizational skills, computer skills, and appropriate telephone skills. Gain the added advantage of learning “soft skills’ such as, self-discipline, organization, time management and multi-tasking.
As technology continues to advance, computers are a part of everyday life. This makes computer knowledge vital to success in today's world.
To properly make full use of your computer, you will learn about the hardware needed, the best software to use, and how to navigate the Internet. You also will discover how to input information and get information (or output) from your computer!
Learn the history of computers and the Internet to see just how far technology has advanced!
This course is an introduction to using the Internet and the World Wide Web. Learn to find information, communicate with others and conduct business. Explore a wide range of topics such as; connecting to the Internet, navigating a Web page, online communications, and protecting your computer from viruses.
Email is one of the most popular features of the Internet. Explore elements of an email, email etiquette, learn how to review an incoming email and to compose and send an email.
Once you have mastered the basics, you will then learn to get more out of the Internet. Learn to shop online, manage your personal finances, research topics, play online games, and find information on news, sports and weather!
Microsoft Access is a powerful database software, enabling you to create, query, and maintain databases. Organizations and individuals benefit from storing data in a database and using Access to manage the database. One of the major advantages is the capability to easily find the answers to questions and queries.
You will learn to enter, sort, or delete data or use special features to design and use custom forms and professional looking reports.
Learn Excel by creating and formatting a workbook; working with formulas and functions; creating charts, tables, and PivotTables; managing multiple workbooks; and developing an Excel application.
Excel spreadsheets create an efficient environment for manipulating and analyzing data. Spreadsheets are especially useful for inventory, accounting, client lists or other business needs. You will learn to record and organize data in spreadsheet form, and then manipulate and analyze that data using functions, charts and graphs.
You will learn to create well-designed presentations using slides layouts, placeholders, themes, transitions, and animations.
PowerPoint has extensive and easy to use formatting and editing features, which enables you to organize information into powerful presentations. You can also use PowerPoint to create transparencies, paper printouts, slides, and handouts to aid you with your presentation.
You will learn to make slides that contain text, images, clip art, movies, audio, graphs, and tables.
Expand your understanding of Windows 8 through experimentation, exploration, and planning ahead.
Windows 8 introduces a brand new way of interacting with computers and mobile devices such as tablets and smart phones. The new interface, which includes tiles, charms, and apps, will revolutionize how people work.
This course will teach the new interface and approach in a way that is easy to learn; exposing you to real-world examples and procedures preparing you to be a skilled operating system user upon completion.
Windows 8 can be customized to fit your individual needs. You will learn skills to use in your personal and professional life such as; to customize desktops, to install hardware and software, to manage folders, to perform advanced searches, to create a document, to save pictures, and to play a music file.
This course covers Word 2013 and teaches via step by step video tutorials. You will learn to create, edit and format documents; creating MLA-style research papers; working with tables; using advanced page layout techniques; working with graphics; performing a mail merge; and collaborating with others.
Explore concepts such as changing document settings, creating letterhead, editing and formatting tables. You‘ll learn to create, review, and publish important documents; sharing them in print, through e-mail, and on the web.
No matter what type of business or industry you work in, there’s a need for safety practices and procedures. Every year in Canada, many preventable workplace accidents occur. All workers are equally responsible to help prevent these accidents from happening.
Why wait for bad things to happen? Prepare for today.
This Occupational Health and Safety Course will explain employer and employee rights, explore roles and responsibilities as well as examine OH&S Legislation in jurisdictions throughout Canada.