Surry offering Microsoft classes in January


DOBSON — Surry Community College will be offering two classes for Microsoft users in Mount Airy, Elkin, Yadkinville, and Pilot Mountain.

Microsoft Windows, MS-Word & MS-Excel is a seven-week course that will show the student how to use: MS-Windows, MS-Word, and MS-Excel programs. Students will be shown how to work with files, create new documents, how to save and rename documents, how to work with text to include editing, typing, inserting, highlighting, and deleting text. Students will learn how to write formulas and use built-in functions to have Excel automatically calculate totals, averages, monthly loan payments, and other common business calculations.

The class will be held in three locations on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m.: (Jan. 12-March 3) at The Center for Public Safety, 1220 S. State St., Mount Airy; (Jan. 19- March 10) at The Elkin Center, 1461 N. Bridge St., Elkin; and (Jan. 19- March 10) at The Yadkin Center, 4649 Highway 601, Yadkinville.

In Microsoft Advanced Excel 2013 the more advanced Excel techniques will be taught such as if/then statements, sparklines, data tables, lookup functions, pivot tables and more. Students should have knowledge of Basic Excel functions, navigation and formatting.

The class will be held on Jan. 12 though March 3 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m. at the The Pilot Center, 612 E. Main St., Pilot Mountain.

Each class costs $127. For more information, contact Susan Ratcliff at 336-386-3309 or [email protected]

Elkin Tribune
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