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Work Skills Professional Development Workshops



SPECIAL workshop fee $99.00 per workshop.
One-day workshops are designed to expand essential employee skills. We are currently using the Microsoft 2013 environment on our computers. The changes between Office 10 and 13 are minimal. All handouts are comprehensive for Office 2003, 2007, 2010 & 2013. Fee includes course handouts, computer access, and free parking at the Convention Center Garage.


For questions about the training, please contact Christine P. Dolan at the URI Special Programs Office 401-277-5388 or by email: Christine@uri.edu.


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Workshops


Instructor for all workshops: Robert Cipriano                       Classes meet 9am to 4 pm in Room 329

Click on each workshop title to see what will be covered.

Grant Writing
Everything you need to write a successful grant.
Tuesday: September 16, 2014 and Thursday: November 20, 2014

 

Communication Skills Workshop:
Become a strong communicator. Build connections and trust with others through body language, word choices, tone and listening skills. Learn how to identify the 4 key personality types and adapt to them to establish credibility and rapport.
Tuesday: October 21, 2014

 


Microsoft Office Workshops

NEW! Certificate in Computer Seminars

Participants who take Word, Excel Basics, Excel Advanced and
another computer class: i.e. Computer Operations, PowerPoint & Graphics, Outlook, Access,

within a maximum time frame of one year
will receive an official Certificate in Computer Seminars


 

Basic Computer Know-how: Practical Skillsets
Learn some basic computer functions and short cuts.
Tuesday: September 23, 2014

 

EXCEL Made Simple
Learn how to design, format, save and print spreadsheets, use automatic formulas, manage lists of information and more.
Tuesday: September 30, 2014 and Tuesday: December 2, 2014

 

Advanced EXCEL Formulas, Data Analysis, & Charting
Learn Financial, Logical, Text, Lookup, and Statistical formulas; Summary options, Absolute Referencing, and much more.
Thursday: November 6, 2014 and Monday: December 15, 2014

 

Microsoft Graphics and Power Point
Learn how to dress up your documents, spreadsheets & presentations.
Thursday: November 13, 2014