This Workshop Package Deal allows you to attend each of the five courses shown below, once each, at any time they are offered throughout 2019. Each course will be offered a minimum of 6 times in 2019, as morning, afternoon and weekend courses to enable the student many options to attend. Simply purchase the Workshop Package and contact our office to arrange for your desired class dates and times. You may even share the package with other family members – keeping in mind that the package entitles you to one ticket to each class shown below.
Call our office to purchase and set the value of your Gift Certificate.
Certificate can be either emailed or printed for pickup at our office. Certificate value can be used for any course(s) that we offer and is valid for redemption until December 30, 2019.
SALE ENDS SOON! RESERVE YOUR TICKET NOW & SAVE $50!
You may purchase your ticket now and take the course any time it is offered in 2019. This is a popular course that will be offered at least three times in 2019. This is a GREAT gift!
Next Session starts January 7th, 2019 – DAY TIME CLASS – CALL NOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT!
Comprehensive 8-week course – Mondays and Wednesdays – 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Get personalized attention with a very limited class size.
Instructor: Brittany Williams – Certified Adobe Expert Photoshop CC, a seasoned graphic artist with 13 years of professional experience, and an Associate member of The Graphic Artist Guild.
Course Book: Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book 2018 by Andrew Faulkner and Conrad Chavez: available for rent for $20 or for purchase at Amazon for $41.99
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Three-Day Course: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. You may take this course anytime in 2019. This is a popular course and will be offered at least once per month. The next session begins January 7, 9 & 11, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm – 9 hours total instruction. Once you place your order you will be contacted with 48 hours to schedule your desired class date.
Class size limited to 12 students – you are encouraged to register now as this class is one of our most popular and books up quickly.
This course is designed for the beginning computer user or anyone wanting to become more proficient at daily computer tasks.
A final test will be administered upon completion to measure the new skills learned. A Certificate of Completion is presented to all students who pass the final test with a score of 80% or higher.
Microsoft Excel 2016 – Level 1
Amador Adult Education has offered a limited number of $100 partial scholarships for this course! Your cost is only $140 plus book fee.
Register NOW to be included in this limited offer discount. To receive the $100 discount, you will simply need to complete a one-page registration form for Amador Adult Education Program provided to you at the beginning of the first class. The Excel textbook fee is $75 (our cost – no markup).
3-week course, 3 hours per day, twice a week on Tuesday and Thursday, January 8th through January 24th, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Total in-class instruction time 15 hours, plus online assignments for grading, and test on the final class day.
This class is an entry-level class for Excel in the Workplace. You are required to have basic computer skills prior to taking this class.
Windows 10 – Basics, Programs, and Features
Purchase NOW and take the class any time it is offered in 2019. This is a popular course that is offered at least once per month.
NEXT CLASS – Saturday, January 12th, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. OPEN FOR REGISTRATION. Once you place your order you will be contacted with 48 hours to schedule your desired class date.
A 4-hour course designed for anyone seeking a better understanding of Windows 10. You will discover bonus features not included in prior versions of Windows. Once you understand the concept behind Windows10, you will enjoy the current and new features that Microsoft continues to deliver as the Operating System evolves.
• A hands-on Instructor-led course with PowerPoint presentation exploring the many outstanding and helpful features of Windows 10.
• Practice on navigation, customizing the desktop, benefits of the Edge browser, working with menus and Control Panel, and much more.
• Bonus – Access to the full PowerPoint presentation via our website portal for repeated viewing.
File and Email Organization – 1-day Workshop
Friday, January 18th – 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Files, Folders and Email Organization – The Basic Computer Skills class is recommended prior to attending this class, but not required if the student can pass our basic computer literacy online quiz.
This course is a hands-on instructor-led workshop. Upon completion, you will be able to properly name your files, organize them into a practical folder structure designed for your needs, and reorganize your existing files into the new folder structure.
This course is highly recommended for anyone seeking organization in their computer data files.
This course fulfills the prerequisite for the Personal Data Backup or Business Data Backup courses.
Personal Data Backup
Compare the most popular methods for personal data backup – Cloud Backup services vs local data back-up, external Hard Drive or USB Key. 3-hour course presented with live demonstrations and PowerPoint presentation.
External Hard Drives and USB Keys available for purchase, or bring your own to class. You are encouraged to bring your laptop if you wish to complete a data backup to USB during the class. This is optional, not required.
Microsoft Word – Level 1
3-week course, 3 hours per day, twice a week on Tuesday and Thursday, January 29th through February 14th. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Total instruction time 18 hours of class time plus online assignments for grading, and test on the final class day.
The instructor, Ron Barile is a Microsoft Master Certified Instructor specializing in the Microsoft Office Suite.
This course can be taken along with Microsoft – Level 2 as preparation for the Microsoft Certification Test.
QuickBooks Online Version
Hand-on course led professional certified Quickbooks instructor, Ron Barile. Ron’s background as an instructor for General Accounting for Small Business and Microsoft Excel enable him to offer this course from a well-rounded professional perspective.
CLASS BEGINS ON January 29th and ends on February 19th.
This is a 4-week course meeting twice a week, each Tuesday from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm, plus one additional Tuesday for the course final test. Total instruction time is 16 hours.
The course fee is $250 (This is an extreme value compared to $295 for one 6-hour class in Sacramento or Stockton area which attempts to cover 16 hours of material in 6 hours). This course is in high demand and will book quickly so you are encouraged to purchase your ticket today. Class size is limited to 12 students to provide personal attention to each student’s questions or comments.
Knowlege is Power! This 4-hour course reveals the tricks scammers use to infect your computer, your identity and rob you blind. Next, we show you the software tools to block them and remove them should you still find yourself infected. Most importantly, you will look inside the mind of a hacker to learn how to spot them and avoid them, before they get you! I can’t say it enough – Knowlege is Power!
Prerequisite: It is recommended that either the student have already completed our Windows 10 Basics course OR have a strong working knowledge of Windows 10. This is not an introductory course.
Class size is limited to 12 students to ensure personal attention to each student. This is a popular class. You are encouraged to register in advance.
Workforce Skills 6-week Course with Certificate of Completion
Tuesday and Thursday, March 6th through April 13th, 2019. 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. 6-week course, 36 hours of classroom instruction, plus assignments completed independently through our LEARN online instruction portal.
This course is a must-have for anyone entering or returning to the workforce, graduating high school, or a college student preparing to enter the workforce.
Upon completion, you will have an employment portfolio complete with professional resume and certifications of completion from each of the lessons in this course. You will have perfected the “interview process” to put your best foot forward.
A sampling of lessons includes, but is not limited to, customer service, telephone etiquette, conflict resolution, business correspondence, dressing for success, business negotiation, standard office procedures, Microsoft Office basics, marketing your strengths and much more.
A Minimum of 6 students enrolled in this course is required for this course date.
This is the perfect course for any graduating senior or anyone seeking those life lessons we did not learn in High School.
Course fee for this outstanding, life-skills course is only $250! The typical fee for a comparable course in Sacramento or Stockton is over $585, making our course an exceptional value, while also saving you the travel expense!
You will receive 12 hours of in-depth interactive discussion and presentations from qualified professionals and guest speakers in each area of study. This class covers the most important topics for a successful launch into independence.