GODFREY - Not tech savvy? Don't worry. Lewis and Clark
Community College's Corporate and Community Learning division has
upcoming offerings focused on affordable training in a wide variety
of computer-related topics.
"In today's world, computers are everywhere," CCL Coordinator
Dawn Zedolek said. "Our classes provide a casual atmosphere for
community members to learn skills to keep them safe online and
reduce anxiety about using technology."
Offerings designed to boost computer skills cover a variety of
topics including iPad basics, intermediate Microsoft Word and
Excel, creating Google documents, and beginning and advanced
For information on registering for any CCL offerings, call
Zedolek at (618) 468-5740. For a complete listing of Corporate and
Community Learning offerings visit www.lc.edu/ccl.
Computer Skills offerings specifics:
- Beginning Photoshop Skills - Participants will become
acquainted with Photoshop while learning how to work with layers,
selecting objects, using levels and adjusting hue, saturation and
exposure settings. Instructor Deej Gausling will lead
learners through an editing adventure with a hands-on lecture from
9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 21, in Trimpe 260 on L&C's
Godfrey Campus. The offering costs $39.
- Google Create - There is more to Google than just Internet
searching and email. Google offers a free, online place to create
documents. Instructor Joe Kleine will teach participants how to
create, share and print Google documents. This offering will take
place from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, in Trimpe 260 on L&C's
Godfrey Campus. This offering costs $30.
- Computer Skills for the Office - This offering will help
learners improve computer skills and obtain new skills. Programs
covered will include Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Instructor Pam
Bywater will cover topics such as creating letters, labels,
spreadsheets and slideshows. The course fee includes a reference
manual for each application. This offer will take place from 9 a.m.
to noon Tuesdays, Oct. 1 and Oct. 8, and Thursdays, Oct. 3 and Oct.
10, in N4 121 on L&C's N.O. Nelson Campus. The offering costs
- Intermediate Microsoft Word - Instructor Susan Broadway will
teach participants how to work with documents more efficiently
using templates and graphics, control text flow with section and
column breaks, format text with style, automate mailings with mail
merge, and create labels, envelopes and brochures all using
Microsoft Word. The course fee includes a reference manual. This
offering will take place from 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 15 and Oct.
22, and Thursdays, Oct. 17 and Oct. 24 in Trimpe 160 on L&C's
Godfrey Campus. This offering costs $89.
- Google Save & Share - Google can be used to store
information like a USB drive. Google Drive can allow users to share
and store photos, music, videos and other files. Instructor Joe
Kleine will walk participants through uploading, saving and sharing
a variety of file types in Google Drive. This offering will take
place from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, in Trimpe 260 on L&C's
Godfrey Campus. The offering costs $30.
- iPad Basics - This class is tailored for those who are
thinking of purchasing or already have purchased an iPad.
Instructor Joe Kleine will cover basic setup, syncing, purchasing
and organizing apps, and a variety of iPad uses. This offering will
take place from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, in Trimpe
260 on L&C's Godfrey Campus. The offering costs
- Advanced Photoshop Skills - After learning Photoshop,
participants can study advanced selection techniques, clone stamp
and healing tools, filters, masking and layer effects and styles.
Instructor Deej Gausling will also introduce learners to editing
RAW files. The offering takes place from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday,
Nov. 2, in Trimpe 260 on L&C's Godfrey Campus. The offering
- Intermediate Microsoft Excel - After learning Excel basics,
participants can become more proficient by learning the functions
of Excel charting, managing large worksheets, adding graphics,
saving time with templates and managing multiple sheets. The course
fee includes a reference manual. Instructor Susan Broadway will
lead this course from 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Nov. 12 and Nov. 19, and
Thursdays, Nov. 14 and Nov. 21, in Trimpe 160 on L&C's Godfrey
Campus. The offering costs $89.
- Intermediate iPad - After learning iPad basics, iPad users
are ready to learn more about integrating the iPad into daily life.
Instructor Joe Kleine will teach participants how the iPad can
enhance hobbies, business projects, learning and personal life.
This offering will take place from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday,
Nov. 23, in Trimpe 260 on L&C's Godfrey Campus. The offering