COMTP-NA Computer Training - Courses and Workshops

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Overview

  • Interlake Campus, Selkirk
  • Peguis-Fisher River Campus, Peguis
  • Portage Campus, Portage la Prairie
  • Steinbach Campus, Steinbach
  • Winkler Campus, Winkler

 

Description

Red River College Regional Campuses offer a variety of computer courses and workshops to meet your personal and professional development needs.   Some of these courses may be credits in certificate  programs.  Check the outline for your program of study to determine which courses are eligible for credit. 

Click on "Course Dates and Fees"  to view the courses available at your Campus.


Click the "More Info" link beside the course's name to view the description of the course.

Course Dates and Fees

2019 Fall Term
COMP-9051 Excel 2010: Formulas & Functionsmore info
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Nov 14, 19 - Nov 14, 19Th6:30PM - 9:30PMTBA191605$45
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
Dates
Nov 14, 19 - Nov 14, 19
Class days
Th
Time
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
191605
Cost
$45
COMP-9050 Excel 2010: Graphs & Chartsmore info
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Nov 21, 19 - Nov 21, 19Th6:30PM - 9:30PMTBA191609$45
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
Dates
Nov 21, 19 - Nov 21, 19
Class days
Th
Time
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
191609
Cost
$45
WRKS-9141 Excel Tips and Tricksmore info
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Nov 28, 19 - Nov 28, 19Th6:30PM - 9:30PMTBA191613$45
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
Dates
Nov 28, 19 - Nov 28, 19
Class days
Th
Time
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
191613
Cost
$45
COMP-9046 MS Excel: Intermediatemore info
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Oct 10, 19 - Nov 07, 19Th6:30PM - 9:30PMTBA191611$155
Location: Winkler Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Nov 18, 19 - Dec 16, 19M6:00PM - 9:00PMTBA192813$180
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
Dates
Oct 10, 19 - Nov 07, 19
Class days
Th
Time
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
191611
Cost
$155
Location: Winkler Campus
Dates
Nov 18, 19 - Dec 16, 19
Class days
M
Time
6:00PM - 9:00PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
192813
Cost
$180
COMP-9071 MS Word - Intermediatemore info
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Nov 19, 19 - Nov 26, 19Tu6:30PM - 8:30PMTBA191614$55
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
Dates
Nov 19, 19 - Nov 26, 19
Class days
Tu
Time
6:30PM - 8:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
191614
Cost
$55
COMP-9072 Ms Word - Introductionmore info
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Oct 15, 19 - Nov 12, 19Tu6:30PM - 9:30PMTBA191617$155
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
Dates
Oct 15, 19 - Nov 12, 19
Class days
Tu
Time
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
191617
Cost
$155
COMP-9070 Ms Word - Tablesmore info
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Dec 03, 19 - Dec 03, 19Tu6:30PM - 8:30PMTBA191620$40
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
Dates
Dec 03, 19 - Dec 03, 19
Class days
Tu
Time
6:30PM - 8:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
191620
Cost
$40
ACCT-1014 QuickBooksmore info
Location: Steinbach
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Oct 22, 19 - Dec 12, 19Tu Th1:30PM - 3:30PMTBA191320$267
Location: Steinbach
Dates
Oct 22, 19 - Dec 12, 19
Class days
Tu Th
Time
1:30PM - 3:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
191320
Cost
$267
ACCT-9007 Quickbooks Premier Ed - Advancedmore info
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Nov 05, 19 - Dec 10, 19Tu6:30PM - 9:30PMTBA191623$172
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
Dates
Nov 05, 19 - Dec 10, 19
Class days
Tu
Time
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
191623
Cost
$172
ACCT-1088 Simply Accounting (PC)more info
Location: Winkler Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Oct 17, 19 - Feb 13, 20Th6:30PM - 9:30PMTBA193096$510
Location: Winkler Campus
Dates
Oct 17, 19 - Feb 13, 20
Class days
Th
Time
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
193096
Cost
$510
SEMR-9284 Website Design: Basicsmore info
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Dec 05, 19 - Dec 19, 19Th6:30PM - 9:30PMTBA191632$105
Location: Portage La Prairie Campus
Dates
Dec 05, 19 - Dec 19, 19
Class days
Th
Time
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
191632
Cost
$105

2020 Winter Term
COMP-9045 MS Excel: Introductionmore info
Location: Winkler Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Feb 19, 20 - Mar 18, 20W6:30PM - 9:30PMTBA193027$180
Location: Winkler Campus
Dates
Feb 19, 20 - Mar 18, 20
Class days
W
Time
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
193027
Cost
$180
COMP-9072 Ms Word - Introductionmore info
Location: Winkler Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 08, 20 - Feb 05, 20W6:00PM - 9:00PMTBA192992$180
Location: Winkler Campus
Dates
Jan 08, 20 - Feb 05, 20
Class days
W
Time
6:00PM - 9:00PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
192992
Cost
$180
ACCT-1088 Simply Accounting (PC)more info
Location: Steinbach
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 07, 20 - Feb 28, 20F1:30PM - 3:30PMT. Provis197127$447
Tu Th10:45AM - 12:45PM
Location: Steinbach
Dates
Jan 07, 20 - Feb 28, 20
Class days
F
Time
1:30PM - 3:30PM
Instructor
T. Provis
Section
197127
Cost
$447
Dates
Jan 07, 20 - Feb 28, 20
Class days
Tu Th
Time
10:45AM - 12:45PM
Instructor
T. Provis
Section
197127
Cost
$447

2020 Spring Term
COMP-9046 MS Excel: Intermediatemore info
Location: Winkler Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 21, 20 - May 26, 20Tu6:30PM - 9:30PMTBA193093$180
Location: Winkler Campus
Dates
Apr 21, 20 - May 26, 20
Class days
Tu
Time
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Instructor
TBA
Section
193093
Cost
$180

Courses and Descriptions

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Year 1
Term 1Credit Hours
Electives
0
COMP-1962EBay
0
COMP-9007Intro to Pc's
0
0
0
COMP-9039MS Excel 1
0
COMP-9040MS Excel 2
0
0
0
COMP-9041MS Excel 3
0
COMP-1787MS Publisher
0
COMP-9042MS Word 1
0
COMP-9043MS Word 2
0
0
COMP-9044MS Word 3
0
COMP-1965Photoshop
0
SEMR-9327Powerpoint
0
ACCT-1014QuickBooks
2
COMP-9037Web Etiquette
0
COMP-9022Web Surfing
0
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
In addition to Transfer of Credit from a recognized post secondary institution, other RPL processes are available for RPL courses. Click here for more information. For courses with no RPL, please check www.rrc.ca/rpl for additional contact information.
ACCT-1014QuickBooks
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This course is designed for new users or users with limited experience.  Topics covered will include:  setting up a new company file, working with bank and credit card accounts, creating invoices, receiving payments, entering and paying bills, recording inventory, setting up petty cash, tracking profit and expenses, customizing invoices and reports, running reports, accounting for NSF cheques, setting up payroll, condensing company files, integrating MS Word and Excel, setting up multiple users and security, and more. Please bring a flash drive to class. Recommended:  Computers – Intro or a good working knowledge of computers.

 

ACCT-1088Simply Accounting (PC)
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By using Sage 50 software, you will develop an understanding on how to enter business transactions into the general ledger, prepare and adjust entries, and print out financial statements. Sage 50 is used for accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, and inventory.

Prerequisites:
ACCT-9001QuickBooks Level 1
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This course is designed for new users or users with limited experience.  Topics to be covered include what QuickBooks will and will not do; hardware and software requirements; using lists, registers, forms; setting up a new company file; working with bank and credit card accounts; creating, editing and merging accounts; creating invoices, receiving payments, entering and paying bills, and more. Please bring a flash drive to class. Recommended:  Computers – Intro or a good working knowledge of computers.

ACCT-9002QuickBooks Level II
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In this course you will learn how to record inventory, set up petty cash, track profit and expenses, customize invoices, run reports, account for NSF cheques, set up payroll, customize reports, condense company files, integrate MS Word and MS Excel, and set up multiple users and security.  Please bring a flash drive to class. Recommended:  Computers – Intro or a good working knowledge of computers.

ACCT-9006QuickBooks Premier Ed - Intro
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This course is designed for new users and users with limited experience with QuickBooks Premier Edition.  Students will learn the following capabilities of the program: creating and editing accounts, selling (invoices, receipts, deposits and credit memos), buying (bills, bill payment, cheques, credit memos, and credit cards), reconciling bank and credit card accounts, GST/PST and reports. 

ACCT-9007Quickbooks Premier Ed - Advanced
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This course is designed for users who have completed the introductory course or who are familiar with the program. In this course you will learn how to sort lists, edit chart of accounts, set up budgets, create custom invoices and other forms, how to account for NSF cheques, bad debts and setting up a payroll.

ACCT-9020AgExpert Level 1
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An excellent beginning to learning the basic features of the current version of AgExpert. Topics covered will include: installing, registering and updating your software; creating and completing a data file set-up tailored to your operation; entering a variety of transactions; using the bank reconciliation and import bank statement tool; creating/restoring backups and snapshots; generating GST/PST returns; financial reports required by your accountant; keyboarding and other shortcuts to save you data entry time.

ACCT-9021AgExpert Level 2
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Build on your knowledge from Level 1 and learn to use advanced features of AgExpert to save time and money. Topics covered will include: Using AgExpert's payroll features, including T4, T4 summary and Record of Employment reports; using the AgriStability features and advanced inventory reporting for AgriStability reporting; Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable features; Management Tools (Enterprises, Operational Benchmarking, Budget, Cash Flow); Managing Year End.

COMP-1081Computers - IntroRPL
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Increase your knowledge of computer fundamentals using a current Windows operating system. Content includes an introduction to the Internet and common Microsoft Applications including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

If you are taking courses by distance delivery, you must have access to a computer with the appropriate Microsoft Office software and Microsoft Windows 7, 8 or 10.

COMP-1134Computers for Older Adults 1
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This is a great "user friendly" course for those who have never used a computer.  Learn computer vocabulary, how to use Windows, and word processing basics. Purchase of a textbook is required.

COMP-1146Basic Computers
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You will learn basic computer operations including storing information, creating and saving files and getting on the internet.  Basic word processing and spreadsheet operations will be introduced to expand your computer knowledge.

COMP-1290Introduction to Computers
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Learn how to use a personal computer. You will become familiar with a number of the practical everyday uses for a personal computer in the home or office. Familiarize yourself with computer components and jargon and learn basic word-processing and spreadsheets. An introduction to the internet and email will also be covered.

COMP-1354Keyboarding for Computers
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Make better use of your time, reduce your frustration level and prepare more professional looking documents.  Learn the proper techniques of keyboarding.

COMP-1623Internet for the Beginner
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Students will be introduced to the world wide web and how to use the Explorer web browser. They will be shown how to search for information, how to save information, and how to retrieve this information.

COMP-1662Introduction to Powerpoint Workshop
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COMP-1787MS Publisher
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Use Microsoft Publisher to create greeting cards and other creative projects.

COMP-1839Organizing Your Computer
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Sort out the information and programs to keep your computer neat and organized.  This course will cover how to keep your Start Menu more organized and neat. As well, you will learn how to organize your folder in My Documents.

COMP-1945Protecting and Maintaining Your Computer
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How do you maintain and care for your computer investment? Learn maintenance tips that will prolong the life of your computer, save your money and prevent needless trips to the computer repair shop. Topics include basic troubleshooting tips, internal cleaning and maintenance, upgrading and replacing components, virus prevention, spam and spyware avoidance and fraud prevention. These classes are both hand-on and theoretical.

COMP-1962EBay
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Want to find out how to buy anything you could think of from the internet?  EBay is your one stop shop for finding anything you need on the internet. Learn how to set up and manage your account, how to buy and sell, and tips on what and what not to bid on.  Most important, learn how to stay safe and reduce your risk of getting scammed.  This is a course for beginners.  It is recommended that you have a web-based email account such as hotmail.

COMP-1965Photoshop
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Learn how to fix your old or new photos with Photoshop. Learn how to fix damage to your old photos, how to change the size and shape of your photos. Move people out and put people in, fix red eye, change color, lighten and darken, make them black and white. Learn how to work in layers and send an image to a friend by email.

COMP-1974Computers for Older Adults 2
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Make your computer more efficient and your life easier by learning the basic of good file management.  Learn the structure of file storage, how to create, store and retrieve files, how to create folders and how to delete files, including temporary internet files.

COMP-2052Excel 2010 AdvancedRPL
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Acquire the ability to work with multiple applications, use advanced features and develop simple applications. Learn to manage data with Excel 2010 and to work with multiple worksheets, data tables and scenario management. Study the integration of Excel with other Windows applications.
If you are taking courses by distance delivery, you must have access to a computer with the appropriate Microsoft Office software.

Prerequisites:
COMP-2053Word 2010 Advanced
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This course will expand on mail merge features, explore desktop publishing and introduce advanced features in document referencing.  Specific skills for the creation of online forms, master and sub documents and macros will be examined.  The production of detailed tables with matching charts will be developed, as well as associated Word tools such as the track changes, document protections, outlines and field insertions.
*If you are taking courses by distance delivery, you must have access to a computer with the appropriate Microsoft Office software.

Prerequisites:
COMP-9000Website Design: Introduction
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Learn what is required to build, maintain and market a website in this information seminar.

COMP-9005Beg Comp Older Adults-Lv3 Digital Phot
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Learn how to download pictures from a digital camera onto the computer or scan pictures onto the computer. Become familiar with editing pictures by brightening, sharpening, color correcting, and resizing, etc.  Learn how to burn digital images and files to a CD and use programs that are available to everyone.  You may bring your digital camera to use and practice with during the session.

COMP-9006Powerpoint: Just for Seniors
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Learn how to use your computer to develop a flashy slide show of your recent trip or the last family gathering.  Learn how to use the key features of MS Powerpoint.

COMP-9007Intro to Pc's
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Learn what a computer is all about. What it does and how it is built.  Get familiar with the basic functions of a computer -  mouse, buttons, menus, boxes, file drawer and hanging folders.

COMP-9008Intro to Computer Tasks
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Learn how to use internet explorer, search the internet, receive and send emails, create a letter and formatting using MS Word, save and print, enter and edit data and use formulas in MS Excel.

COMP-9009Ms Excel: Formulas & Functions
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Prerequisite: Introduction to Microsoft Excel or working knowledge of MS Excel. Learn how to use MS Excel's formulas and functions to create worksheets that work for you! Learn how to use some of Excels built in functions including AutoSum, Date/Time, MIN, MAX, AVG, and learn how to insert basic mathematical formulas into your excel spreadsheet.

COMP-9022Web Surfing
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In this workshop you will learn efficient and practical ways to find, evaluate, store and use materials from the Internet.

COMP-9033Website Design: Intermediate
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Students will learn how to plan, design, build a basic website as well as how to use it as an effective marketing tool. Knowledge of programs like MS Word, photo-editing software, and navigating Windows directories are mandatory. Building your actual website will be the class project so students are encouraged to go through basic pre-planning prior to attending. 

COMP-9034Computers for Older Adults 2
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This would be an extension of the Level 1 course for those who would like to have additional experience in basic computer functions, computer vocabulary, file management, advanced Web searching, and the basics of Word and Excel.

Prerequisites:
COMP-1134 Computers for Older Adults 1
COMP-9035Computers for Older Adults: Facebook
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Learn what Facebook is all about. Learn how to use it to connect to old friends and learn the security issues you need to be aware of.

COMP-9037Web Etiquette
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Learn basic tips and strategies to help you and your child safely navigate the internet. 

COMP-9039MS Excel 1
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You will use the latest Excel software to create spreadsheets, construct formulas, edit data, format data and cells, and print worksheets. Functions such as SUM, AVERAGE, MINIMUM, MAXIMUM, Autofill and Autoformat will be covered as well as creating headers, footers and modifying page settings.

COMP-9040MS Excel 2
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In this intermediate Excel workshop you will learn how to use multiple spreadsheets, additional functions (i.e. COUNT, COUNTIF, PMT and NOW), how to create and modify charts and how to use graphics and diagrams.

COMP-9041MS Excel 3
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In this advanced Excel workshop you will learn how to work with large spreadsheets, how to use advanced functions (IF and VLOOKUP), how to validate and analyze data and how to set protection on spreadsheets and workbooks.

COMP-9042MS Word 1
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In this basic Word course you will learn how to: create a new document, save and open an existing document, use delete and backspace keys, use spelling and grammar tools, cut, copy, and paste text, align text, adjust line spacing, change font, preview a document and modify page settings.

COMP-9043MS Word 2
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In this intermediate course you will learn how to: insert a table, edit a table, format a table, insert clip art, pictures, WordArt, modify a graphic, insert headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes, use drop caps, adjust page breaks and create a table of contents.

COMP-9044MS Word 3
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In this advanced course you will learn how to:  create a document using a template, create a template, create a main document, create a data source, merge, work with existing files, sort and select records.

COMP-9045MS Excel: Introduction
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You will learn the layout and navigation of the Excel window. You will become familiar with referencing locations, entering information within an Excel Worksheet and  format and print a workbook. You will learn how to enter formulas into a workbook and how to use basic functions in a worksheet.

COMP-9046MS Excel: Intermediate
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You will learn how to define an Excel table and  add, edit and delete information. You will also learn how to sort and filter data on one and multiple values, apply subtotals to a worksheet, work with information in multiple workbooks, work with IF function and other Logic functions, and be able to validate data and protect the contents of a worksheet.

COMP-9048MS Access 2010
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This workshop guides users through the fundamentals of Microsoft Access 2010. Ideal for corporate users needing to get up to speed in a hurry or casual users who are just looking for a solid introduction to Access 2010. Functions covered include structuring existing data, writing queries, work with macros, enhancing/customizing forms and reports to display data more effectively, and maintaining a database.

COMP-9049Social Media Basics
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What is a ‘tweet’? How do you ‘friend’ someone? How do you use “Skype”? Learn to speak the language of the growing world of social media in this fun, hands-on, introductory course. Participants will create their own Facebook page and Twitter profile, interacting and connecting with others through these popular social media channels. In addition participants will also learn how to use Skype, and how to protect their identity and privacy while using social media channels. This course is ideal for parents and older adults.

COMP-9050Excel 2010: Graphs & Charts
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Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet program designed to build budgets and produce high quality graphs, charts, and reports.

COMP-9051Excel 2010: Formulas & Functions
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Learn how to use MS Excel’s formulas and functions to create worksheets that work for you! Learn how to use some of Excel’s built in functions including AutoSum, Date/Time, MIN, MAX, AVG, and learn how to insert basic mathematical formulas into your excel spreadsheet.

COMP-9052MS Word 2010: Introduction
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MS Word helps you to create and revise professional business documents such as letters, reports, memos, flyers, and much more. Topics include setting page, paragraph and font formats, using borders, shading and clip art, applying headers, footers and auto text, and editing, saving and printing documents.

COMP-9053Power Up! Intro to Computers
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Manitoba Status of Women in partnership with Red River College is offering a 15 hour introductory computer course.  The course in intended to promote the importance of technology for women in today's society/marketplace, to build confidence, and to provide training in a non-threatening environment.

COMP-9055Internet Advertising - Intro
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Drive targeted traffic to your website with Google Adwords, Microsoft AdCenter, and Facebook advertising. Learn the basics of how to use these three paid advertising networks to reach your ideal customer. See why Internet advertising is so much more effective than traditional forms of advertising. Please bring a USB 8GB memory stick to class.

COMP-9056Computers-Introduction 2
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Further your knowledge gained in Introduction to Computers. An introduction to PowerPoint will be covered.

COMP-9057MS Access 2010 1
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This workshop guides users through the fundamentals of Microsoft Access 2010. Ideal for corporate users needing to get up to speed in a hurry or casual users who are just looking for a solid introduction to Access 2010. Functions covered include structuring existing data, writing advanced queries, work with macros, enhancing/customizing forms and reports to display data more effectively, and maintaining a database.

COMP-9062iPhone, iPad Touch
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This workshop explores the basics of using the Apple iPad and iPod Touch. Participants will learn about the unique functions and features of the iPad and IPod. Additionally, participants will examine a variety of applications, learn how to download applications, and explore methods for using these devices in their lives.

COMP-9063MS Excel 2010 1
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Using Excel 2010, students will create and format professional-looking worksheets and gain an understanding of the processes necessary to manage spreadsheet information.  Students will work with formulas and will be able to identify and selct the Excel functions appropriate to the project or task.

COMP-9064MS Excel 2010 2
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Using Excel 2010, students will construct and analyze charts and graphics from data ranges.  Successful completion of COMP-9063 Excel 2010 1 and COMP-9064 MS Excel 2010  2 provides a credit for COMP-1183 Excel 2010.  Pre-requisite:   Excel 2010  1 or experienced Excel user. 

COMP-9065MS Word 2010 1
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In this course students will be introduced to Office 2010 and Windows.  Students will use Word 2010 to learn the essential concepts and skills for creating Word documents.  Students will create a professional-looking business letter and research paper with citations and references.

COMP-9068MS Access 2013
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Explore the fundamentals of Microsoft Access 2013. This workshop is ideal for corporate users needing to get up to speed in a hurry or casual users looking for a solid introduction. Functions covered include structuring existing data, writing advanced queries, working with macros, enhancing/customizing forms and reports to display data more effectively, and maintaining a database.

COMP-9069MS Access 2013 Intermediate
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Expand your knowledge of Access 2013. This workshop covers how to normalize data, join tables while observing referential integrity, query multiple tables, format forms and reports, insert background images; and create specialized objects such as lookup fields, subforms and subreports, navigation forms, and calculated fields.

COMP-9070Ms Word - Tables
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Learn how to create tables using MS Word. During this workshop you will learn how to arrange, format, merge and split columns and rows of text and numbers. You will cover incorporating different fonts, borders and shading tables and how to sort information.

COMP-9071MS Word - Intermediate
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Learn how to format tables, insert SmartArt diagrams and work with shapes. Also learn how to format a document by adding sections, columns and design elements such as watermarks and themes.


COMP-9072Ms Word - Introduction
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MS Word helps you to create and revise professional business documents such as letters, reports, memos, flyers and much more. Topics include setting page, paragraph and font formats, using borders, shading and clip art, applying headers, footers and auto text and editing, saving and printing documents.

GENI-1037Advanced Google Search
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GENI-1042Google Adwords: Intro
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Use Google Adwords to get your website to the top of page one on Google. Get a solid understanding of how Google Adwords works and a brief overview of the Adwords interface. This seminar will help you find out if Google Adwords is right for you.

GENI-1043Google Analytics: Intro
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Discover what people are doing on your website. Which pages did they visit? How did they find your website? Get answers to these questions and many more by using the best website analytics tool available... and it’s free! Skilfully analyze your website traffic using the seven areas of Google Analytics. 

SECU-1159Info Security Fundamentals
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Information Security Fundamentals introduces the guiding principles of corporate security and information management. Students will learn about the principals of a security conscious corporate culture as well as basic corporate risk management techniques.  This course provides an introduction to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA), the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) and the Personal Health Information Act (PHIA), and discusses related legislation application and best practices.

SEMR-1704Microsoft Outlook XP
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This course will assist students in using Microsoft Outlook XP efficiently.  Topics covered will include creating and sending messages, sending, receiving, forwarding email and email attachments, using the address book, using the calendar, meeting requests and responses, managing email and contact and working with tasks and appointments.

SEMR-9129Power Point for Office Technician
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A general introduction to presentation graphics. It will provide a good working knowledge of PowerPoint using a hands-on approach. The course is structured to provide skills from simple to complex through a series of exercises that mimic real world application. You will progress from using existing templates to preparing black and white and colour overhead transparencies, to custom designing their own master slides and finally to creating electronic slide shows with a variety of transition effects. Concomitant features of presentation software will be included, for example use of the outlining, drawing, charting and table tools. You will practice advanced techniques such as "dig down" programming and inclusion of scanned images as well as sound, graphics, animation and video clips.

SEMR-9180Fix Your Computer
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Tired of not knowing what to do when your computer goes down? Learn how to scan your computer for Spyware, Ad-ware, Trojan viruses and all the other harmful programs your computer can get and how to remove the harmful files from your computer yourself.

SEMR-9284Website Design: Basics
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 Learn the basics of website development.   You will learn how to plan, design, and build a basic website as well as how to use it as an effective marketing tool.

SEMR-9327Powerpoint
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Make your point powerfully with effective presentations. PowerPoint software provides ideas and wizards for sales presentations, calendars, flowcharts, tables, timelines, etc. Learn to use clip art, drawing tools, and other features quickly and easily.

WRKS-9011Intro to Social Media
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What is a ‘tweet’? How do you ‘friend’ someone? Learn to speak the language of the growing world of social media in this fun hands-on, introductory course. Students will create their own Facebook page and Twitter profile, interacting and connecting with others through these popular social media channels.  This course is ideal for parents and can be taken on it's own or in conjunction with 'Learn to Blog'.

*Students must have personal email account they can access from a remote computer.

WRKS-9141Excel Tips and Tricks
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Learn how to make Excel work for you. This course will give you tips to get the most out of MS Excel.

WRKS-9142Protecting & Maintaining Your Computer
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Learn maintenance tips that will prolong the life of your computer, save you money and prevent needless trips to the computer repair ship. Topics include basic troubleshooting tips, internal cleaning and maintenance, upgrading and replacing components, virus prevention, spam and spyware avoidance and fraud prevention. This workshop is both hands-on and theoretical.

WRKS-9149MS Outlook Introductory
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Learn how to use Microsoft Outlook as a powerful took to get and stay organized. Whether you are trying to manage your personal life, or setting up a professional office, this introductory workshop will teach you the skills you need to use Microsoft Office Outlook effectively. This workshop will focus on maintaining your calendar, scheduling meetings, and working with tasks and notes. You will compose and send emails, schedule appointments, manage contact information and tasks and create folders for organizing emails.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process which documents and compares an individual's prior learning gained from prior education, work and life experiences and personal study to the learning outcomes in College courses/programs. For more information, please visit www.rrc.ca/rpl.

Graduate Employment Report

Red River College surveys its graduates on an annual basis to collect data related to the graduates’ employment status, salary, occupation and skill use. In addition, graduates are asked to indicate their level of satisfaction regarding the education they received at Red River College.

Visit www.rrc.ca/numbers/reports/graduate-satisfaction for graduate satisfaction and employment reports.

Contact Information

For more information contact:

Interlake Campus
Box 304
825 Manitoba Avenue
Selkirk, MB  R1A 1T0
Toll-free: 1-866-946-3241
Phone: 204-785-5328
Fax: 204-482-7082
E-mail: interlake@rrc.ca


Peguis-Fisher River Campus
Box 598
Peguis, MB  R0C 3J0
Phone: 204-645-4179
E-mail: peguisfisherrivercampus@rrc.ca

Portage Campus
32 – 5th St. S.E.
Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 1J2
Phone: 204-856-1914
Fax: 204-856-1915
E-mail: portage@rrc.ca

Steinbach Campus
Unit 2-385 Loewen Blvd.
Steinbach, MB  R5G 0B3
Phone: 204-320-2500
Fax: 204-346-0178
E-mail: steinbach@rrc.ca

Winkler Campus
100-561 Main Street
Winkler, MB  R6W 1E8
Phone: 204-325-9672
Fax: 204-325-4947
E-mail: winkler@rrc.ca

 

How to Register

For information on how to register for courses in this program, follow the link below.

www.rrc.ca/part-time/registration/

Student Evaluation of Program

Every year Red River College surveys students, in all full-time programs, to learn more about their college experience. The questionnaire includes questions about students’ experiences with College programs, facilities, and services offered.

Visit www.rrc.ca/numbers/reports/student-evaluation-of-program for student evaluation of program reports.

College Support Services

Red River College is committed to student success and provides valuable support services to assist in helping students make the most of their time at RRC.

Visit www.rrc.ca/supports for more information.

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