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Computer Basics


CyberSAFE

CyberSAFE (Securing Assets for the End-User) training helps you identify and protect yourself from common risks associated with using computers, smart phones, and wireless networks. You will become more aware of social engineering designed attacks, malware, and other ways your devices can be compromised by bad actors. Potential threats include:

  • Viruses, Keyloggers, Ransomware, and Spyware
  • Phishing, Whaling, Baiting, Shoulder Surfing, and Pharming
  • Trojan Horse, Browser Hijackers, Rogue Access Point and Evil Twin

Students will learn a set of guiding principles to help protect their business and home devices from becoming compromised. CyberSAFE is offered as a three part course spread over four 2 hour sessions. In the last class, students will have the option to take a CyberSAFE proficiency exam to demonstrate completion of this training to current or potential future employers.

Tues & Thurs, May 21-May 30, 10 am – noon
Fee and Code: $99, XCOMG 051


Newly Expanded! Getting Comfortable With Your Computer

This easy-paced course is for the novice user, especially seniors with limited or no prior knowledge of the PC. Become familiar with hardware, software and technology. Learn some Windows and easy ways to work with files, folders and objects. New modules with CyberSafe (Securing Assets for the End-User) training helps you identify and protect yourself from common risks associated with using computers, smart phones, and wireless networks. You will become more aware of social engineering designed attacks, malware, and other ways your devices can be compromised by bad actors. Workbook included. 12 hours.

Tues & Thurs, Apr 28-May 7, 1-4 pm, Lincroft
Fee and Code: $199, XCOMG 039


Word 2016 Level 1

Learn how to use Word 2016 to make, edit and format documents, add tables and lists. Discover how to add design elements and layout options; and proof documents. Find out how to use the robust tools to perform repetitive operations efficiently using tools such as Find and Replace, Format Painter, and Styles. Finally, you will enhance lists by sorting, renumbering, and customizing list styles. Workbook included. 9 hours.

Prerequisite Required: Knowledge of Windows.

Sec 1: Sat, Feb 29-Mar 14, 9 am- noon, Lincroft
Sec 2: Sat, Jun 6-20, 9 am-noon, Lincroft
Fee and Code: $175, XCOMO 289


Excel 2016 Level 1

Discover how to create and develop worksheets and workbooks in order to work with and analyze data. Topics include calculations, modifying and formatting a worksheet and managing workbooks. Workbook included. 9 hours.

Prerequisites Required: Knowledge of Windows and Word.

Sec 1: Tues & Thurs, Jan 14-21, 6:30-9:30 pm, Freehold
Sec 2: Sat, Mar 28-Apr 11, 9 am-noon, Lincroft
Sec 3: Tues & Thurs, Jun 2-9, 6:30-9:30 pm, Lincroft
Fee and Code: $175, XCOMO 290


MS Office 2016 Level 1 Certificate

Learn the newest version of the most popular Microsoft Office applications that are required for today’s workplace. This Brookdale certificate program is for the student who wants to learn the basics of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, or get a refresher. Workbooks included. 30 hours. 85% attendance required.

Prerequisites: Knowledge of Windows

Mon & Wed, Jul 13-Aug 12, 6:30-9:30 pm, Lincroft
Fee and Code: $529, XCOMO 296


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