Overview

Getting started

Starting to use a computer can feel like a trip to a foreign country. Let us help you get started.

Computer Basics

Designed for beginners, this course will introduce you to these topics:

  • The Computer System
  • Windows
  • Managing files
  • Introduction to the Internet
  • Introduction to Word
Dates February 28, March 6, 13, 20, and 27, 2020
Time 1:30PM – 4PM
Location Parkland College Main Campus, Yorkton, SK
Tuition $165
Materials $35 plus GST

Upcoming Training

Microsoft Word Level 1
January 17, 24, and 31, 2020

Microsoft Excel Level 1 (one-day format)
February 10, 2020

Microsoft Excel Level 2 (one-day format)
February 13, 2020

Microsoft Excel Level 3 (one-day format)
February 20, 2020

Microsoft Excel Level 1
February 27, March 3, and March 5, 2020

Computer Basics
February 28, March 6, 13, 20, and 27, 2020

Microsoft Word Level 1 (one-day format)
May 7, 2020

Microsoft Word Level 2 (one-day format)
May 12, 2020

Sign up now! Call 306.786.2760.

Learn the basics of Microsoft Word or Learn Word in Just One Day!

Get familiar with this popular word processing program — designed for beginner users. Learn how to use Microsoft Word quickly and efficiently with this three-part course from Parkland College – each level is condensed into a single day.

Word Level 1

  • Getting started – opening, saving, closing documents
  • Inserting and deleting text
  • Aligning paragraphs, copying and replacing text
  • Formatting, tabs, indenting
  • Margins, page breaks, headers and footers
Dates January 17, 24, and 31, 2020
Time 1:30PM – 4PM
Location Parkland College Main Campus, Yorkton, SK
Tuition $190
Materials $35 plus GST

Word Level 1 (one-day format)

  • Getting started – opening, saving, closing documents
  • Inserting and deleting text
  • Aligning paragraphs, copying and replacing text
  • Formatting, tabs, indenting
  • Margins, page breaks, headers and footers
Dates May 7, 2020
Time 8:30AM – 3:30PM
Location Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Tuition $190
Materials $35 plus GST

Word Level 2 (one-day format)

  • Creating and modifying tables to organize data and enhance appearance
  • Mail Merge
  • Using styles to create consistently formatted documents and to facilitate changing paragraph and character formatting
  • Creating and inserting Quick Parts to reuse data and content
  • Using existing templates and creating custom form templates
Dates May 12, 2020
Time 8:30AM – 3:30PM
Location Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Tuition $190

Three levels of training to help you master Excel or Learn Excel in just one day!

Learn how to use Microsoft Excel quickly and efficiently with this three-part training opportunity. If you’re a beginner or you’re looking to enhance your skills, this training is for you.

Learn how to use Microsoft Excel quickly and efficiently with this three-part course from Parkland College – each level is condensed into a single day. If you’re a beginner or you’re looking to enhance your skills, this training is for you.

Excel Level 1

  • Modifying worksheets
  • Using formulas and functions
  • Formatting and viewing worksheets
  • Printing workbooks
Dates February 27, March 3, and March 5, 2020
Time 12:30PM – 3:30PM
Location Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Tuition $190
Materials $35 plus GST

Excel Level 1 (one-day format)

  • Modifying worksheets
  • Using formulas and functions
  • Formatting and viewing worksheets
  • Printing workbooks
Dates February 10, 2020
Time 8:30AM – 3:30PM
Location Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Tuition $190
Materials $35 plus GST

Excel Level 2 (one-day format)

  • Worksheet organization (ranges, templates, security, outlines)
  • Advanced formulas
  • Using multiple workbooks and worksheets
  • Applying formatting (styles, annotating, sparklines)
Dates February 13, 2020
Time 8:30AM – 3:30PM
Location Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Tuition $190

Excel Level 3 – Data Management (one-day format)

  • Create and use Excel tables – add, edit, search for, and delete records
  • Sort records in a data list using a variety of methods
  • Filter data and work with filtered data
  • Create and work with subtotaled lists, and use various database functions
  • Create, modify, and work with PivotTables, PivotCharts, and Slicers
Dates February 20, 2020
Time 8:30AM – 3:30PM
Location Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Tuition $190

Keep your projects on track

Microsoft Project Training

Microsoft Project is a powerful and popular software program designed to assist managers in developing plans, assigning resources, tracking progress, managing budgets, and analyzing workloads. This course is intended for new Microsoft Project 2016 users. Some of the things you will learn are:

  • Create a new project
  • Edit and outline a task list
  • Link tasks
  • Add and assign resources
  • Work with project calendars
  • Enter project costs
  • Set constraints
  • Format the critical path
  • Track progress, update tasks, and update schedule
  • Sort and filter views
  • Format the Gantt Chart
Dates TBD
Time 9AM – 4PM
Location Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Tuition $265
Manual $50 plus GST

Custom Training

Customized Training

Parkland College offers expertise to develop and deliver courses, workshops and custom training to meet your organization’s needs. Browse our program options below for more information:

Computer Basics
iPad for Beginners
iPad Part Two
Microsoft Access
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Word – Tabs & Tables
Microsoft Word – Mail Merge & Forms
Microsoft Excel – Working with Data, Sorting, Importing & Exporting
Microsoft Excel – Formulas
Microsoft Word Level 1, 2 & Expert
Microsoft Excel Level 1, 2 & Expert
Quickbooks Accounting Software
Sage 50 Premium Accounting (formerly Simply Accounting)
Note: a minimum enrollment of 7 students is required to run these courses.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy

Notice of cancellation must be received 3 business days prior to the course.

Students are considered registered when:

  • Payment is received OR
  • Sponsorship by employer or funding agency is confirmed.

Contacts

Program Information

Jenny Evanik

Clerical Support, Trades & Technology Centre

Toll Free
1.866.783.6766

j.evanik@parklandcollege.sk.ca