Ridgefield Continuing Education Computer and Technology Training
Word, PowerPoint, Publisher 2019
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Windows and Outlook
Word, PowerPoint, Publisher
Excel and Access
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Apple - Mac

Cyber Security

Adobe Photoshop
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Internet, Social Media, Google

Web Sites
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Class Location: Computer classes and tutorials will be taught by the instructor live online or at the Continuing Education Center, located in the Town Hall Annex or at one of the schools.

Word, PowerPoint, Publisher

PowerPoint 2019 and 2016 are available.

PowerPoint 2019 Enhancements
Prerequisite: Basic word processing skills. Each student will learn to modify an existing presentation as well as create a presentation from scratch. Iincludes insertion of pictures, charts, and tables. Change text, color schemes, background color, fonts, layout, and slide order. Use our photos or bring some photos of your own. Insert and modify images, pictures, charts, and tables in slides. Add animation, transition movement, and sound to the presentation. Learn to set up slide show timing and a continuous loop for display at an event. Instructor Peggy Bruno, a certified teacher, has developed computer courses and trained several thousand adults in computer applications for over 25 years. She previously worked in corporate marketing and information services. She has also taught Microsoft Office at the community college level. She holds a BA and MA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the University of Michigan.

4 hours $ 80 (Ridgefield Sr./Disab. $ 68) (+ $ mtls.)
Wed., 3/1 and 8 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Annex.

Word 2019 and 2016 are available.

Word 2019 Enhancements - 1 on 1 Course
Prerequisite: Word Basics, Microsoft Office Skills or equivalent. Review formatting (copy, cut, paste, fonts, line spacing, margins, Format Painter). Create and customize tables. Customize bullets and numbering. Insert page numbers, headers and footers. Insert, crop, and wrap text around photos, clip art, shapes . . . Learn how to find and replace text and then finish with customizing the Ribbon and the Quick Access Toolbar. Available as a tutorial. Please call (203) 431-2812 or email ridgefieldcontinuingeducation@gmail.com to schedule.

Publisher for Windows - 1 on 1 Course
Use Publisher to create newsletters, brochures, flyers, cards, invitations, posters, personalized logo, business cards, stationery, and promotional materials. Import images from other clip art programs, photos, or the Internet. Instructor Lizabeth Doty, a professional educator for over 45 years, has trained students in business applications including word processing and database/spreadsheet management as well as courses in office procedures. She is a Ridgefield resident and is now Office Manager for Doctors William and Patrick Doty, Optometrists. She holds a BS and MA from New York University and an MA from Holy Apostles College. Please call (203) 431-2812 or email ridgefieldcontinuingeducation@gmail.com to schedule.

Tutorials - in Person or Via Zoom

Want to know how to get an attachment on your specific email? Still not sure how to organize your files at home? Not sure exactly how to get that picture from the Internet into your own files or document? If these are some of your questions, you can sit down one on one with a Continuing Education instructor and get your questions answered. Please email ridgefieldcontinuingeducation@gmail.com for more information and or to schedule your tutorial through Ridgefield Continuing Education. PC Basics and File Management tutorials are offered by either Lizabeth Doty or Peggy Bruno. Word and Publisher tutorials are offered by Lizabeth Doty. PowerPoint tutorials are offered by Peggy Bruno.