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Word Basics : Classroom Technology Training

Saturday, October 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the basics of word processing in this introductory class. This class will cover formatting text, saving a file, how to cut, copy and paste, as well as other fundamentals.

Adobe InDesign Basics : Collaborative Technology Training

Sunday, October 26, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Wonder how the pros do it? Learn how to design professional looking graphics and layouts using Adobe InDesign.

Keyboarding 2 : Classroom Technology Training

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: New to typing or rusty in the fingers? This three-session class will cover basic typing skills, from finding your home keys in Keyboarding 1 to basic exercises in Keyboarding 3.

Excel Beyond the Basics : Classroom Technology Training

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Are you ready for the next level? This class includes advanced formula use, data entry control, freezing panes and adding comments to a cell.

Adobe Photoshop Basics : Collaborative Technology Training

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: In this introduction to Adobe Photoshop, you will learn about removing red eye from photos, re-sizing and cropping photos and exporting for use in social media applications.

Mock Interviews: Career Development Program

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Visit the Job & Career Education Center on Wednesdays between 1:00 and 2:00 PM for individualized assistance. A JCEC staff person will be available to conduct a mock interview and offer constructive feedback.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

Finding Your Career Path

Thursday, October 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: On average, people change jobs 7 - 12 times as working adults. This workshop will provide skills and resources to help you navigate those changes and design long-term and flexible career path.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Thursday, October 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

Excel Expert Skills : Classroom Technology Training

Friday, October 31, 2014  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: This highest level class for Excel includes information on protecting your worksheets, advanced function use and templates.

PowerPoint Basics : Classroom Technology Training

Saturday, November 1, 2014  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Want to impress your boss with a great presentation? Learn how to create slides with text and pictures, as well as other special techniques to make your next presentation a hit.

Keyboarding 1 : Classroom Technology Training

Monday, November 3, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: New to typing or rusty in the fingers? This three-session class will cover basic typing skills, from finding your home keys in Keyboarding 1 to basic exercises in Keyboarding 3.

Excel Basics: Classroom Technology Training

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: In this introductory class, students will learn the basics of Microsoft's spreadsheet program, including the construction of formulas for math calculations.

Career Counseling by appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Schedule a time to meet with a career counselor from the Career Development Center to discuss your job search strategies, self-marketing and employment barriers.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

Computer Basics 1: Mousing: Classroom Technology Training

Thursday, November 6, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: In this class you will learn the fundamentals of a computer and how to use Microsoft Windows. This class will provide an overview of parts of the computer and mousing techniques.

Job Negotiation Strategies for Women

Thursday, November 6, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: This interactive workshop focuses on effective strategies for women to negotiate a job offer or to negotiate with their current employers for changes in responsibilities, shifts or even salaries. Please call 412-622-3133 to register.

Resume Tune Up

Thursday, November 6, 2014  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Does your resume and cover letter need a tune up? This class will cover everything you need to know about resumes and cover letters, from current formatting trends to getting them to your potential employer.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Thursday, November 6, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

Excel Beyond the Basics : Classroom Technology Training

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Are you ready for the next level? This class includes advanced formula use, data entry control, freezing panes and adding comments to a cell.

Adobe Photoshop Basics : Collaborative Technology Training

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: In this introduction to Adobe Photoshop, you will learn about removing red eye from photos, re-sizing and cropping photos and exporting for use in social media applications.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

Computer Basics 2: File Management: Classroom Technology Training

Thursday, November 13, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: In this class you will learn the fundamentals of a computer and how to use Microsoft Windows. This class will help you with file management, including creating, naming, and moving files.

Video Recorded Mock Interviews by Appointment: Career Development Program

Thursday, November 13, 2014 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Take your mock interview practice to the next level by taking part in one of our video mock interview sessions.

Online Job Searching: Career Development Class

Thursday, November 13, 2014 | Other Dates  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: This class will help you set up a plan for your online job search, introduce you to major job search websites and provide you with insight into the online application process.

Word Basics : Classroom Technology Training

Friday, November 14, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the basics of word processing in this introductory class. This class will cover formatting text, saving a file, how to cut, copy and paste, as well as other fundamentals.

Excel Basics: Classroom Technology Training

Saturday, November 15, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: In this introductory class, students will learn the basics of Microsoft's spreadsheet program, including the construction of formulas for math calculations.

Adobe InDesign Basics : Collaborative Technology Training

Sunday, November 16, 2014 | Other Dates  
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Wonder how the pros do it? Learn how to design professional looking graphics and layouts using Adobe InDesign.

Keyboarding 2 : Classroom Technology Training

Monday, November 17, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: New to typing or rusty in the fingers? This three-session class will cover basic typing skills, from finding your home keys in Keyboarding 1 to basic exercises in Keyboarding 3.

Word Beyond the Basics

Tuesday, November 18, 2014  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Here you’ll learn the next level of Word skills, such as setting margins, line spacing, and page numbering, plus how to work with columns, clip art, and create labels. Prerequisite: Word 2010 Basics or solid Word experience.

Career Counseling by appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Schedule a time to meet with a career counselor from the Career Development Center to discuss your job search strategies, self-marketing and employment barriers.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

Computer Basics 3: Access the Internet: Classroom Technology Training

Thursday, November 20, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: In this class you will learn the fundamentals of a computer and how to use Microsoft Windows. This class will help you learn the basics of using the Internet.

Learn LinkedIn : Collaborative Technology Training

Thursday, November 20, 2014 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: This small one-hour workshop will introduce you to the basic functions of the career networking service LinkedIn. Hosted in the Job & Career Education Center on the Second Floor.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Thursday, November 20, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you develop a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview.

Modeling Basics for 3D Printing : Collaborative Technology Training

Friday, November 21, 2014  
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: 3D printing is an exciting new technology trend that's redefining the way we manufacture physical products. This session will teach you the basics of 3D digital modeling and how the 3D printer works.

Word Basics : Classroom Technology Training

Saturday, November 22, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Learn the basics of word processing in this introductory class. This class will cover formatting text, saving a file, how to cut, copy and paste, as well as other fundamentals.

Keyboarding 3: Classroom Technology Training

Monday, November 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: New to typing or rusty in the fingers? This three-session class will cover basic typing skills, from finding your home keys in Keyboarding 1 to basic exercises in Keyboarding 3.

Gadget Lab by Appointment

Monday, December 15, 2014 | Other Dates  
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Talk with one of our resident Gadget Lab experts about how you can access thousands of books, magazines, songs and more for free through eCLP.