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Advanced Computer Skills Training Course

By: Foscore Development Center

Kenya

06 - 17 Dec, 2021  12 days

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USD 2,000

Venue: Foscore Development Training Center, Nairobi

The course will purpose to empower participants with Microsoft Office skills to harness the power of computing for their own benefit and gain a great knowledge of computer.

Duration

10 Days

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for anyone who has little or no computer literacy.

Course Content

Module 1: Introduction to Computers and Windows Operating System

  • Basic computer terminology.
  • What is a computer?
  • What is an operating system?
  • What are the major physical components of the computer?
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
  • Cpu
  • Monitor
  • What is the desktop?
  • Quick Launch Toolbar
  • Taskbar
  • Start menu
  • My Computer
  • Task Manager
  • Windows and its components
  • Minimize/Maximize/Close buttons
  • Title bar
  • Navigating a webpage
  • ISP
  • URL
  • Web site
  • Home page
  • Bookmark
  • Search engine
  • Web browsing (IE, Netscape, Mozilla)
  • Navigation
  • Toolbars
  • Menu options
  • Scrolling
  • Minimize, maximize and close
  • Favorites
  • Highlight
  • Print
  • File Management
  • Create a new folder.
  • Copy/Move files from one folder to another.
  • Drag and Drop files.
  • Create different file types with varying extensions.
  • Create a shortcut to an often-used file or application.
  • Utilize the hard drive and other drives for file management.
  • Rename/Delete a folder or file.
  • Use the Recycle Bin appropriately.

Module 2: Microsoft Word

  • Introduction
  • Starting Microsoft Word
  • Quitting Microsoft Word
  • File Management
  • Creating A New Document
  • Saving A Document in Microsoft Word
  • Saving To Different Locations
  • Opening An Existing Document
  • Editing
  • Moving around the Document
  • Delete Text
  • Selecting Text
  • Move and Copy Text
  • Checking Spelling and Grammar
  • Document Enhancements
  • Introduction
  • Character Formatting
  • Paragraph Formatting
  • Bulleted and Numbered Lists
  • Page and Document Attributes
  • Introduction
  • Document Views
  • Custom Margins and Page Layout
  • Page Numbers, Headers and Footers
  • Page Breaks
  • Tables and Styles
  • Introduction
  • Tables
  • Columns
  • Mail merge
  • Graphics
  • Introduction
  • Drawing Bar
  • Inserting Objects Vs Linking Objects
  • Editing and Formatting Graphics
  • Table Of Contents And Printing
  • Introduction
  • To compile a table of contents by using built-in heading styles:
  • List of Figures
  • Table of Index
  • Printing

Module 3: Microsoft Excel

  • Introduction
  • Creating a Basic Worksheet
  • Performing Calculations
  • Modifying a Worksheet
  • Formatting a Worksheet
  • Printing Workbook Contents
  • Data Analysis and Presentation
  • Validating and Updating data
  • Types of spread sheets
  • Examples of spread sheets
  • Advantages of electronic spread sheets
  • Functions of spread sheets
  • Applications of spread sheets
  • Getting Started
  • To launch Ms Excel 2003;
  • Parts of Ms Excel Applications Window
  • Features of microsoft excel
  • Data entry in ms excel
  • Types of formula
  • Entering data in a cell
  • Selecting data in a work sheet
  • Formatting A Worksheet
  • Auto formats
  • Data reference
  • Types of cell reference
  • Editing a worksheet
  • Functions and formula
  • Calculation operators:
  • Using various functions
  • Data management functions
    • Goal seek
    • Sorting and filtering
    • Sorting
    • Filtering
    • Auto filter
    • Advanced filter
    • Subtotal
    • Data validation
  • Microsoft excel charts and graphs
    • Steps of creating a chart
    • Types of charts
    • Creating a pivot table
    • Formatting charts
  • Printing
    • Setting print area, page setup and passwords
    • Page setup and printing
    • Repeating titles in every page (column labels)
    • Print order/ print area
  • Other functions
    • To protect your work book / work sheet
    • To protect a work book
    • Data forms
    • Errors values
    • Freeze pane
    • Split panes

Module 4: Microsoft Outlook

  • How to use features of Outlook
  • How to compose and organize your email
  • How to work with contacts
  • How to use calendar features
  • How to do Outlook tasks

Module 5: Microsoft PowerPoint

  • New Features of PowerPoint
  • Creating presentations with PowerPoint
  • Apply pre-production organizational concepts (such as storyboarding and visual organizers)
  • Open and close a presentation or presentation template
  • Save a presentation file
  • Create an original presentation or use a template
  • Rearrange slides using slide sorter or a storyboard feature to organize a presentation
  • Choose a slide format
  • Use icons and menus
  • Type/enter text or create a text box
  • Change (Font size, Font type, Style or effects, Color )
  • Cut, copy, and paste text
  • Use undo and redo icons
  • Select and resize graphics, pictures, clip art
  • Select multimedia clips or sounds
  • Use page setup
  • Print
  • Use slide show tool
  • Transitions and animations
  • Graphics, clip art, sounds, and multimedia files (including narration)
  • Modifying background and layout of presentation slides
  • Use of spell check, grammar check, and thesaurus
  • Use find, change, and replace tools
  • Apply principles and elements of graphic design
  • Use tools to rotate, edit, or highlight text
  • Insert objects such as graphs, charts, and spreadsheets
  • Insert hyperlinks
  • Use print preview
  • Print audience handouts to support a multimedia presentation
  • Insert page/slide numbers
  • Manage headers and footers
  • Edit master slide(s)
  • Adjust presentation timing, action buttons, and looping
  • Import animations, sounds, and multimedia from other files/applications (such as background music and visual organizers)
  • Create presentations using navigation buttons and non-linear design
  • Work in various modes/views (such as outline, notes, and presentation)
  • Use function keys and keyboard shortcuts
  • Adjust page/slide views
  • Troubleshoot formatting problems -- use Help feature
  • Modify tool bars to reflect current use for tool(s)

Module 6: Microsoft Access

  • How to create and design Access databases
  • How to work with Access tables, relationships, keys and constraints
  • How to query data
  • How to manage and design interfaces with Access Forms
  • How to create basic to advanced reports
  • How to automate tasks with Macros and VBA

Module 7: Web Surfing

  • Social Media Security
  • Drop box
  • Google Drive
  • Emails

Module 8: Virus Control (Antivirus Management Techniques)

  • Viruses
  • Definitions
  • Types of viruses
    • Software Bugs.
    • Trojan Horses.
    • Software Chameleons.
    • Software Bombs.
    • Logic Bombs.
    • Time Bombs.
  • Classification Of Viruses
    • Resident viruses
    • Non-resident viruses
  • Vectors and hosts
  • History Of Viruses
  • Ways in which a virus can infect a computer
  • Different Approaches Of Dealing With Virus
    • Dictionary approach
    • Suspicious approach
    • Heuristic approach
    • Sandbox approach
    • File type approach
    • White listing approach
  • Issues Of Concern
  • Replication strategy
  • Types of transmission media and files commonly targeted by viruses.
  • Methods that viruses use to avoid detection
  • Vulnerable computer spots
  • Virus Detection
  • What to do if infected
  • Introduction to antivirus softwares
    • Types of antivirus softwares
    • How antivirus softwares work
    • Installing, managing, updating and using antivirus softwares
    • Preventive measures
    • Counter measures (user education)
    • Recovery methods
    • Policies that can be implemented to control virus risk in computers

General Notes

  • Register for online training and enjoy discount of (10% to 50%).
  • All our courses can be Tailor-made to participants needs
  • Course duration is flexible and the contents can be modified to fit any number of days.
  • Presentations are well guided, practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are expert with more than 10years of experience.
  • One year free Consultation and Coaching provided after the course.
Foscore Development Training Center, Nairobi Dec 06 - 17 Dec, 2021

Class Session: 09:00:am - 04:00:am

USD 2,000.00
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Jackson Munene +254712260031

A discount of 10% to 50% for any online training course
Foscore Development Training Center, Nairobi

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