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URI Providence Campus

80 Washington Street

Providence, RI 02903

Phone: 401-277-5000

URI Providence Campus

Microsoft Office Workshops

For registration information please contact Barbara Hogg at 401-277-5200 or email bbb@uri.edu.
For workshop information please contact Frank Mattiucci at fmattiucci@mail.uri.edu

Download Professional Development Registration Form

  • Looking for a job?
  • Seeking advancement in your current position?
  • Working to ensure your job security?

This 5-day program will meet from 9:00 am-4:00 pm at the URI/Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Continuing Education, 80 Washington Street, Providence, RI 02903 - Room 333
  • The complete Certificate Program registration cost is $900.00 includes course handouts, computer access, and free parking.
  • Program completers will receive a Certificate of Completion.
  • Each session can be taken separately for those who want to just sharpen their skills in specific application competencies. Registration cost for each session is $180.00. If taking an individual session, a certificate of completion for the specific competency will be issued.
  • Participants can choose to attend any of the three dates listed to complete the program.

We can deliver and customize this program for your organization.

For more information on our certificate programs, please contact our program coordinator Christine P. Dolan Christine@uri.edu.

Spring 2010 SPECIAL:
Bring a buddy and receive 10% off the registration cost per person!

Computer Sessions

All hands-on computer seminars are conducted in the latest Microsoft Office 2007 environment. In addition to sharpening your computer skills, you will experience the new, different setting, and come away with helpful handouts filled with instructions, shortcuts, and tips.

Application Competency
Program Registration Cost: $900.00; Session Registration Cost: $180.00

Tuesday, January 5, 2010 or Thursday, February 18, 2010 or
Tuesday, April 13, 2010
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Fundamentals (9:00 a.m. – noon)

  • Learn how to create and edit Word documents. Cut, copy and paste. Format fonts with bolding, bullets, numbers. Use shortcut features like AutoCorrect, Find, and Replace. Learn save and print options. Work with margins and tabs. Create tables.

Advanced (1:00 - 4:00 p.m.)

  • Columns, headers and footers; use drawing objects, ClipArt, borders, hyperlinks, graphics. Work with long documents: tables of content, references.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 or Thursday, February 25, 2010 or
Tuesday, April 20, 2010
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Fundamentals (9:00 a.m. – noon)

  • Learn how to design, format, save and print simple spreadsheets, using formulas for adding, averaging, etc. Create charts.

Advanced (1:00 - 4:00 p.m.)

  • Sort and filter lists, pivot tables, create IF statements, electronic checkbooks, and advanced formulas.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010 or Thursday, March 4, 2010 or
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Fundamentals (9:00 a.m. – noon)

  • Learn how to create and save a presentation, design and enhance slides with customized fonts, colors, objects, charts, drawing tools, and ClipArt.

Advanced (1:00 - 4:00 p.m.)

  • Create a screen show for presentation, with transitions, animation, and links; learn consistency with Slide Master; templates.
Access I

Tuesday, January 26, 2010 or Thursday, March 11, 2009 or
Tuesday, May 4, 2010
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Full day workshop (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

  • Learn how to work with and maintain a database. Design and create queries, reports, and forms. Link to other Microsoft applications
  • Create a home and business database: table design, importing from external sources, table relationships.
Program Links in Microsoft Office

Tuesday, February 2, 2010 or Thursday, March 18, 2010 or
Tuesday, May 11, 2010
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Bring everything together through application links, including Internet and email relationships; review key features and consistencies in all the programs; learn how to customize the 2007 environment to your personal needs