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Distance Learning  - Business & Technology Training Fremont Adult School

Fremont Adult & Continuing Education has the following course offerings via distance Learning:
 ABOUT OUR CLASSES 
 
COMPUTERS  & TECHNOLOGY at NHAS
THERE ARE NO IN-PERSON COMPUTER CLASSES OFFERED AT NEW HAVEN ADULT SCHOOL AT THIS TIME

 

Our computer training program is designed to help those who are new to technology and the computer.  Our Career Skills Center lab may also provide computer lab use for students needing lab time to take online classes or study for a credential exam. We also help students transfer to our partner schools for more advanced computer and information technology training. 

CompEdOverview

Ongoing – Self-paced

Keyboarding & Reading Lab • At-Home or In-Class
Students will gain beginning computer skills such as logging on/off  the computer, keyboarding & typing, mousing and printing while using e-learning to improve their reading comprehension and vocabulary.
 
  • Next class: TBA
  • Class Time: TBA
  • Cost: FREE

 

 

Five Week Sessions – Instructor-Led

Basic Computers 1 (Intro to Technology, Internet & Email)
Basic Computers 1 (Intro to Technology, Internet & Email) students will improve keyboarding/typing, learn basic computer technology skills, learn to navigate the internet and professional use of email. Students will gain the following knowledge and skills:
 
  • Navigate the internet, websites and to perform searches using a web browser
  • Steps to take to stay safe online by creating strong passwords and recognizing online scams and phishing attacks.
  • Send and receive email messages with attachments using Gmail.
  • Use the email commands CC, BCC, Reply All and Forward.
  • Techniques for handling SPAM email
  • Use the State Unemployment Department’s website to access benefit information, as well as career sites such as Monster.com to search for job and career information
 

Class will be in-class unless COVID19 guidelines prohibit in-person meetings. Space will be limited due to social distancing.
  • Next class: TBA
  • Class Time: TBA
  • Cost: $20
 
Basic Computers 2 (Beginning Word)
Students will improve keyboarding/typing, learn basic computer technology, and the following beginning MS Word skills:
  • Open, type and make corrections to an MS Word document using Microsoft’s Spelling & Grammar Corrections feature.
  • Create and save a document that has various fonts and formats applied to text.
  • Use MS Word’s Cut, Copy & Paste feature to move text and pictures around in a Word document while working with multiple MS Word windows at one time.
  • Create a simple flier that has special text formats and a picture inserted from a flash drive and from online.

Class will be in-class unless COVID19 guidelines prohibit in-person meetings. Space will be limited due to social distancing.
Next class: TBA
Class Time: TBA
Cost: $20


Basic Computers 3 (Beginning Excel)
 
In the Basic Computers 3 (Beginning Excel) students will gain the following beginning MS Excel skills:
  • Create formulas using multiple math operators
  • Troubleshoot and resolve bad formulas
  • Use the numeric keypad
  • Create spreadsheets, enter format data in cells
 
Class will be in-class unless COVID19 guidelines prohibit in-person meetings. Space will be limited due to social distancing.
  • Next class: TBA
  • Class Time: TBA
  • Cost: $20


10 Week Sessions – All Self-Paced/Independent 
CAREERS SKILLS CENTER SCHEDULE

Schedule

  • Class will be in-class unless COVID19 guidelines prohibit in-person meetings. Space will be limited due to social distancing.
  • Students may also practice their keyboard and reading skills from home
  • Next class information will be announced at a later date.

 

Classes

Keyboarding & Reading Lab • At-Home or In-Class

Students will gain beginning computer skills such as logging on/off  the computer, keyboarding & typing, mousing and printing while using e-learning to improve their reading comprehension and vocabulary.

  • Next class: TBA
  • Class Time: TBA
  • Cost: FREE

 

How to enroll:

How To Enroll
  • All new students must attend Career Ed Placement Assessment to enroll.
  • Students previously enrolled in any Basic Computer class students may simply sign up for the next one.
  • Students transitioning from Reading & Keyboarding for Employment must have the instructor’s approval or attend Career Ed Placement Assessment.