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Computer Training
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Price : $849.00
Down Payment :
$5.00
Monthly Payment :
$35.16

Computer Training

Whether you need to learn the basics of computer operation or just need to brush up on your current skills, Stratford's Computer Training course can help you learn the skills you need for success.

Our innovative training methods mean that you study at a time and place that is most convenient for you. If you do need help, Stratford's instructors are only an e-mail or toll-free call away.

Since computers are used in nearly every industry, understanding basic computer functions is important in many of today’s career fields. Get started toward gaining valuable computer skills and enroll today.

Understanding the Personal Computer
• Terminology
• A Short History of Computing
• Software Evolution
• Installing a New Computer
• Hardware Components
• The Function of the CPU
• Memory
• Input Devices
• Output Devices
• Storage Devices and Options
• Overview of Operating Systems
• The Internet and Online Services
• Troubleshooting PC Problems and Errors

Introduction to Windows 10
• Windows Basics
• Using the Mouse
• Working with Windows
• The Action Center and Taskbar
• System, Device and Network Settings
• Rearranging Your Windows
• Folders, Icons and Shortcuts
• The Start Area
• Copying and Pasting
• Windows 10 Text Programs
• Paint, Snipping Tool and Calculator
• Photos Program
• Using Microsoft Edge
• Installing and Uninstalling Software
• Using Cortana
• Calendar, People and Mail
• User Accounts and File Sharing
• Finding Lost or Deleted Files
• Keeping the System Healthy

Microsoft Office 365 & Office 2016 – Part One
• Productivity Apps for School and Work
• Essential Computer Concepts
• Managing Your Files
• Internet Basics and Information Literacy
• Understanding Word
• Creating and Editing a Document
• Navigating and Formatting a Document
• MLA Formatting Guidelines
• Creating Tables and a Multipage Reports
• Enhancing Page Layout and Design

Microsoft Office 365 & Office 2016 – Part Two
• Getting Started with Excel
• The Excel Workbook
• Formatting Workbook Text
• Formatting Workbook Data
• Performing Calculations with Formulas
• Using Functions
• Analyzing and Charting Financial Data
 
Microsoft Office 365 & Office 2016 – Part Three
• The Access Window
• Building a Database and Defining Table Relationships
• Maintaining and Querying a Database
• Creating Forms and Reports
• PowerPoint Essentials
• Creating a Presentation
• Saving and Editing a Presentation
• Formatting Text
• Working with Photos
• Adding Objects and Tables to Slides
• Adding Graphics and Multimedia to a Presentation
• Using Office Mix
• Introduction to Cloud Computing and Office 365


This educational program is an introductory course designed to help students gain knowledge necessary for the vocational application of this subject. Completion of this program does not fulfill the legal requirements of particular state licenses or certifications, which may require additional training or apprenticeships.

We take great pride in providing you with the most up-to-date textbooks and equipment. One or more of the above-mentioned subjects may, therefore, change if updating becomes necessary during the course of your studies. The order in which the course material is presented may vary.
Do I need a computer to complete this course?
While having a computer can be helpful in completing this course, it is not a requirement. Since Stratford's Computer Training course focuses on fundamental concepts rather than exact technical execution, this program can be completed without a computer. We have found that many people can gain access to a computer through a local library, on the job, or through a friend.
Computer Training Course

I loved going to school at Stratford Career Institute. I recommended it to a lot of my friends.”

Bianca C.

"I highly recommend this course to anyone who has the desire to become more comfortable with their computer skills."

- Josue J.