Northeast offers a wide variety of computer-based coursework in a multitude of disciplines. The courses range from the novice of understanding your home computer, the specialized architectural CAD program or simply enhancing skills in PowerPoint or Microsoft applications. For personal enhancement or for use in the workplace, Northeast has a computer course that is right for you.CLASSES START THE WEEK OF September 16, 2019, UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.
Please check the course descriptions below:
3D CAD Design and Rapid Prototyping $400
Monday, September 16 2019, 6-9 p.m. - 10 weeks
This class is an introduction to learning the basics of 3D mechanical design from conception to reality through the use of AutoCAD SolidWorks Software® and rapid prototyping. Students will learn methods employed by such companies as Harley-Davidson®, General Electric®, and Lego®.
From the development of an idea to original sketches to the final product, class participants will see ideas come to life. Students will be exposed to the industries best practices relating to mechanical dimensioning, 3D modeling, extruding and revolving techniques, problem-solving and reverse engineering.
Microsoft Office 2016 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) $250
Monday, September 16, 2019, 6-9 p.m. – 8 weeks
This course is designed to highlight the most useful features of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint and how these applications integrate with one another to save time and money. Learn the basics of each component so you will be able to create letters, spreadsheets, mailing lists, labels, professional presentations and more. Basic computer skills needed.
QuickBooks 2018 with Bookkeeping Basics $275
Monday, September 16, 2019, 6:30-9 p.m. – 7 weeks
This class will give you an understanding of the accounting cycle so you can understand the financial end of a business. This class is designed to take you step-by-step through the most common daily activities you would use while working with QuickBooks. You will understand charts of accounts, debit and credits, financial statements, accrual vs. cash basis, accounts receivable, accounts payable, bank reconciliation, adjusting and more. Class night selection cannot be changed. Basic computer skills needed.
Typing For the Beginner $175
Starts November 18, 2019, Monday 6-9 p.m - 5 weeks
If you want to learn to type, or if you type with one or two fingers (the "hunt & peck" method), or you are consistently searching for letters and numbers, this class will provide you with the basic knowledge and navigational experience needed to master a keyboard. Basic typing skills directly influence one’s ability to interact with all types of computers and texting devices and may improve your future job marketability.
Understanding Your Microsoft Windows Personal Computer $200
Starts Monday, September 16, 2019, 6-9 p.m. – 6 weeks
The course introduces students to the PC to improve basic understanding for beginners. Students learn basic computer history, keyboard, mouse, and Microsoft Windows Operating System functions and Internet navigation. Topics cover hardware versus software components and includes topics such as the Control Panel, Computer, the Start button menu and managing folders and files. No computer skills needed.