If you've enrolled in non-credit classes within the past two years:
If it's been more than two years since you enrolled in a non-credit class:
To view the current CEADD course offerings and register for classes, download the CEADD Schedule (pdf).
Learning Resources Building
First Floor, LR 102
2601 N.E. Barry Road
Kansas City, MO 64156
The secret to introductory computer training in the Northland is the Community Technology and Education Public Computer Center at MCC-Maple Woods.
MCC-Maple Woods provides nearby convenience, small classes and quality instruction. Become digitally literate in the ever changing world of eletronic communication.
*Orientation is required and is an hour in duration. Orientation is an overview of the policies and procedures for participating in the classes. After completing the Orientation class and getting their I.D. card, students are eligible to register for any of the two-hour introductory computer classes offered monthly.
See the Public Computer Center site for a current calendar of classes. Printed copies of the current Maple Woods calendar of classes are available on the Maple Woods campus at the Information Desk, and in the Community Education Office.
|Enroll, learn about classes and become familiar with PCC rules and procedures.||Learn to type quickly and efficiently so you can not only breeze through emails or write the novel you've been contemplating, but market your skills. $20|
|This is where it all starts – the mouse, the keyboard, and the programs you need to get started using the computer. $25||Need to make a presentation? Power Point is your new best friend! Create slide shows using text, photos and charts. Personalize your presentation with custom transitions and animation. $25|
|Microsoft Windows 7||Microsoft PowerPoint|
|Unless your computer has an apple on it, everything you do depends on Windows! Learn to customize settings, organize your files, and get the most out of Windows. $25||
Learn to create slide show presentations that utilize special text, charts and photos.
Get started navigating the web safely with customized searches and favorites, while learning about what you can find on the world wide web.
We'll set you up with your own Google Gmail account so you can start sending and receiving emails safely. $25
|Microsoft Word||Microsoft Excel|
Learn the basics of MS Word including how to create, save, edit and open documents. You need to be proficient in using the mouse before taking this class.
MS Word 1: Whether you need to type out a few family recipes or write a personal greeting card or letter, MS Word can do it for you. Learn the basic of word processing. This is for new users with NO previous experience. Relax! $25
MS Word 2: After you've got the basics down, you're ready to create! Learn basic functions of MS Word and what it can do for you with editing tools, page layouts, water marks, symbols & more! $25
Microsoft Word Tbl, Charts+: Learn to add essential elements such as tables, charts and customized bullet lists to your documents. $35
Microsoft Word Adv. Docx ( Advanced Documents): Now that you've got that document typed up, add headers and footers, hyperlinks, columns, citations, tables of contents, and more for a professional touch. $35
Microsoft Word - Graphics: Want to add a little fun to your document? Explore adding pictures, clip art, shapes, symbols and text boxes. Customize your creation with graphics tool boxes. $35
Microsoft Excel 1: Need to organize a lot of information quickly? Excel is made for creating spreadsheets involving data entry, formatting, and simple formulas & charts. $25
Microsoft Excel - Business Office Skills: Get into the inner workings of Excel, with relative and absolute addressing, multiple worksheet addressing, understanding formulas and functions, adding comments and protecting your work. $35
Microsoft Excel Finance: Make your money work for you with Excel. Learn financial functions such as loan repayments, budgeting, and mortgage amortization. $35
Microsoft Excel Data Table: Step your data-entry skills up a notch! Enter and use data to learn common functions, and add charts and spark lines to demonstrate trends. $35
|Microsoft Access||Interview Prep|
Organize expansive amounts of information with this database program. This program is a very marketable job skill. Not for beginning users! $45
|Many jobs today deal with technology and online applications. Are you ready? If not, we can help! $25|
Your skills and experience will earn you a job, but your resume gets you in the door. Explore resume styles, cover letters and reference lists; develop action phrases, keywords and lists of transferable skills and accomplishments. $25
*Orientation is required and is an hour in duration. Orientation is an overview of the policies and procedures for participating in the classes.
User name and password required. Your user name and password will be mailed to you after your Orientation class. Please bring them with you to each class and when you use the open lab. If you do not have your user name and password lab access will be prohibited.
If you need assistance due to a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act, contact the Access Office at 816.604.3192. Two weeks advance notice is required for accommodations.