COMPUTER CLASSES

Office Skills Computer Class    Registration
Open Entry-Start Anytime  
Prepare yourself for an office job

Even if you have never used a computer, we can give you an introduction to word processing, email, internet, spreadsheets, how to manage databases, make sales presentations using Microsoft Office 2016 and Windows 10.

Green Valley Center
Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville

 

Morning: 
Tue & Thu    9:00 a.m. –  12:00 noon   Staff
Session 1: Aug 22 - Oct 12    $125
Session 2: Oct 17 - Dec 21    $125

 

Evening:
Tue & Thu      6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.     Staff

Session 1: Aug 22 - Oct 12    $100
Session 2: Oct 17 - Dec 21    $100


QuickBooks 2014  Registration

QuickBooks is accounting software useful for small and medium-sized businesses that accept business payments, manage and pay bills, and payroll function.

Green Valley Center

Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville 

Mon & Wed     6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.      Staff

Session 1: Aug 21 - Sep 18    $85
Session 2: Sep 25 - Oct 18     $85


Microsoft Excel 2013  Registration

Learn all the basics of spreadsheet management, design, layout, formulas and practical applications for work and home. 

Green Valley Center

Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville 

Mon & Wed     6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.   $75    Staff

Oct 23 - Nov 20    
 


Microsoft Powerpoint 2013 and Word 2013   Registration

Learn the basics to create and share great looking documents and presentations by combining a comprehensive set of writing tools with easy-to-use interfaces. Use new skills to create that dynamic presentation using the new ribbon interface and many other features.

Green Valley Center

Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville 

Mon & Wed     6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.   $75    Staff

Nov 27 - Dec 20


 

Introducción Al Uso De Computadoras  Registration

Introducción a las computadoras ofrece a los estudiantes una amplia introducción general a los conceptos de hardware y software, aplicaciones de productividad, gráficos, medios digitales, multimedia e Internet. Aprenda los conceptos básicos de Microsoft Windows 10. Esta clase ofrece una visión general de las aplicaciones de Microsoft Office, incluyendo Word, Excel y Powerpoint. Aprenda a obtener su propia cuenta de correo electrónico personal, enviar y recibir correos. Esta clase te prepara para nuestra clase de Office Skills. Pre-Requisitos: Uso de ratón y teclado.

Green Valley Center

Salón 8, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville

Tue & Thu   6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.      Solorio
Session 1: Sep 12 - Oct 5       $50
Session 2: Oct 24 - Nov 21     $50


Introduction to Computers, Email and the Internet    Registration

A fun, low-stress introduction to computers, email and internet for complete beginners. Learn how to use the Windows 10 operating system and all the basics to get you started with word processing, file management, how to use a portable thumb drive (flash drive), how to use the internet to explore places of interest on the World Wide Web and use search engines to find specific information. We will also try out Google Earth and start an email account, send attachments and learn how to screen mail and keep it organized. ESL students welcome 

Green Valley Center

Room 8, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville

Mon & Wed   1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.      Marchisello
Session 1: Sep 11 - Oct 4       $50
Session 2: Oct 23 - Nov 15     $50


Introduction Digital Photography I      Registration

An introduction to Digital Photography to get you started in this fascinating new field. Learn about the types of digital cameras, some tips on how to take great photos, how to use the basic controls, how to download into a computer, and finally how to organize and label your photos in a photo archive program. Learn how and where to print your photos or order photo products.

Recommended Prerequesite: Introduction to Computers, Email and the Internet or equivalent skills.

Green Valley Center

Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville

Tue   1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.      Hampton
Aug 29 - Sep 26     $60

 


Introduction Digital Photography II     Registration

Explore Adobe Photoshop Elements Quick, Guided and Expert Edit modes. In five hands-on workshops, learn some of the many fascinating ways to dramatically enhance digital photos including how to improve lighting and color, remove blemishes to flatter subjects or restore old photos, add or remove elements to improve composition. 

Recommended Prerequisite: Introduction to Computers, Email and the Internet or equivalent skills. 

Green Valley Center

Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville

Tue   1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.      Hampton
Oct 3 - Oct 31       $60


Introduction Digital Photography III     Registration

Now we get to the really fun part! These are the project-based classes to help you begin using more of the powerful flexible tools provided by the Adobe Photoshop Elements expert editor including layers and adjustment layers, masks, and filters to enhance normal photos with control or creatively alter them. Digital Photography II or equivalent skills are strongly recommended as a prerequisite 

Green Valley Center

Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville

Tue   1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.      Hampton
Nov 7 - Dec 5        $60

                 

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eBay Home Business Registration

Learn everything you need to know about selling on eBay.  Learn to research your items, take photographs, write descriptions, list them on eBay (an on-line auction site), ship them easily and collect your money safely.  Find marketable items around your house and learn to sell quickly and safely without leaving home. 

Recommended prerequisites: Intro to Email and the Internet, and Digital Photography I, or equivalent skills

Green Valley Center

Room 8, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
Thu  1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.     Marchisello     
Session 1: Sep 7 - Sep 28       $75
Session 2: Oct 12 - Nov 2       $75


How to Use Your iPhone/Android Devices   Registration

Learn how to use your iPhones, iPads and Android devices. Bring them in and let’s have fun learning how to do more.

Green Valley Center

Room 1, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
Fri   1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.     Marchisello     
Session 1: Sep 1, 8 and 15        $75
Session 2: Oct 6, 13 and 20       $75


Security Officer Certification   Registration

This program trains individuals for careers in homeland security in both the public and private sectors. Graduates will be eligible for positions in private security and loss prevention. Covered topics include Code of Ethics. Power of Arrest and terrorism awareness and prevention (first 40 hours required training). Must be 18 years or older, US Citizen or legal resident, pass BSIS criminal background check. (additional cost $50 application fee and $50 finger printing fee) 

Green Valley Center

TBD, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville  
Tue & Thu 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.    $200   Staff
TBD

WorkKeys  Registration

WorkKeys is the leading job skills assessment system in the nation, measuring real world fundamental skills that are critical to job success. Some employers use the system to determine hiring qualifications. Pre-registration required due to limited seatingThere will be a $10 "no show fee"

Green Valley Center

Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
Every Friday   1:00 p.m.    $75    Calvillo


Career Ready 101  Registration

Career Ready 101 is a comprehensive program that brings together courses from both KeyTrain and the Soft Skills Suite. It also offers users an integrated approach to exploring careers and their skill requirements and builds life literacy through lessons about financial awareness, job searching, and prepares students to take the WorkKeys exams.

Green Valley Center

Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
Tue & Thu   9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon  $125 p/module   Staff

Aug 17 - Dec 21


Website Design   Registration

Create/edit websites for your business or your family using free online services. Explore computer based tools used in the design, creation, and editing of websites. Basic computer knowledge is expected. Taught on PC’s, but applicable to Macintosh.

Green Valley Center

Room 9, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
Tue & Thu   6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.   $75   Rubio

Oct 17 - Oct 19


Computer Repair/Upgrade     Registration
Open entry - Start anytime!

Learn the components of the computer, how to use the latest utility programs, with new up to date lessons. Work with PC and MAC, Notebooks and Desktops. Learn virus, spyware detection and removal, file and data transfer. Network your home, file and printer sharing and go wireless. Put together and KEEP the system you design in class.

Green Valley Center

Room 9, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
Tue & Thu   6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.   $75   Rubio

Oct 17 - Oct 19