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Word Basics - ALL SEATS FILLED: Classroom Technology Training

Saturday, April 19, 2014  
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 - ALL SEATS FILLED: Collaborative Technology Training

Monday, April 21, 2014  
2:00 PM - 4:00 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.

Word Beyond the Basics - ALL SEATS FILLED

Monday, April 21, 2014  
10:15 PM - 12:15 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Here you'll learn the next level of skills, such as setting margins, line spacing and page numbering, plus formatting tools like columns and tab stops as well as text boxes. Prerequisite: Word 2010 Basics or solid Word experience.

Explore 3D Printing: Collaborative Technology Training

Tuesday, April 22, 2014  
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

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. Stop by this session to see our MakerBot 3D printer and learn the basics of how it works.

Apple Computing Basics: Collaborative Technology Training

Tuesday, April 22, 2014  
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Familiar with Windows computers and want to expand your repertoire? Are you interested in the buzz over Apple computers? This class will introduce you to using an Apple computer and its operating system, OS X.

Keyboarding 1 - ALL SEATS FILLED: Classroom Technology Training

Wednesday, April 23, 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 2.

Mock Interviews: Career Development Program

Wednesday, April 23, 2014  
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, April 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 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.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, April 23, 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 - ALL SEATS FILLED: Classroom Technology Training

Thursday, April 24, 2014  
10:30 AM - 12:30 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.

Open Gadget Lab

Thursday, April 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM - 3:00 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.

Tutorials for Teaching, Training, and Sharing 3: Class 3: Camtasia

Thursday, April 24, 2014  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Are you ready to jump into video? Do you want to create a tutorial to teach, train, or share something you know? Check out our 3-part series that will take you from planning through basic production of a video tutorial using Audacity and Camtasia Studio.

Gadget Lab by Appointment

Friday, April 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 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.

Excel Basics - ALL SEATS FILLED: Classroom Technology Training

Saturday, April 26, 2014  
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.

Excel Beyond the Basics: Classroom Technology Training

Monday, April 28, 2014  
10:15 AM - 12:15 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.

Online Form and Application Help by appointment

Tuesday, April 29, 2014  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Do you need help signing up for an email, filling out an online job application, or copying and pasting information between documents? This half-hour one-on-one session will help get you started.

Word Expert Skills : Classroom Technology Training

Tuesday, April 29, 2014  
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: This class will introduce you to tabs and mail merge. Then, we'll focus on editing a long document, including creating and abiding by editorial comments and using Word's advanced document navigation features.

Keyboarding 2 - ALL SEATS FILLED: Classroom Technology Training

Wednesday, April 30, 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 2.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
2:00 PM - 4:00 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.

Resume Assistance by appointment: Career Development Program

Wednesday, April 30, 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.

WORKshop: Developing a Career at UPMC

Friday, June 13, 2014  
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Directions to this location: Job and Career Education Center

Summary: Come and meet a Human Resources Representative from UPMC who will walk you through the entire application and hiring process. Please call 412-578-2561 to register for this session.