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Diane McKeever teaches scheduled courses at many sites in Sarasota County in Florida. Contact her for specialized classes or coaching sessions for your organization. Download the Skills Assessment questionnaire and share with your employees.

She specializes in calming anxious users. Contact her for availability and pricing.

Listed below is a sampling of the classes that Diane teaches. Contact her for your special needs.

 

Program   

Course Title   

Time*   

Short Description

Word   

Getting Started   

3 hrs   

Select text, edit document, save, cut, copy, paste, define auto correct entries

Tabs and Tables

2-3 hrs

Insert tabs, create tab leaders, use tables

Mail Merge   

2-3 hrs

Setting up main document, data document and merging the two together to create individual letters, labels, lists and envelopes

Graphics   

2-3 hrs 

Inserting clip art and pictures, wrapping text around graphics, using page borders, using the column command to create newsletters

Excel   

Getting Started   

2-3 hrs 

Demonstrate structure of workbook and worksheets, rename worksheets, moving worksheets, using group editing, get stared with formulas and functions

Using Formulas and Functions   

2-3 hrs   

Continue identifying and developing formulas and using functions. Using absolute and relative references.

Using Excel as a Database   

2-3 hrs 

Create a database, sort records, using filters and creating pivot tables.

Using and Creating Graphs   

2-3 hrs 

Select cells and create graphs. Change parameters of graphs, add and remove data from graphs

PowerPoint  

Getting Started   

2-3 hrs 

Create a new presentation, add slides, import design template, indent text, insert graphics

Animating the Presentation   

2-3 hrs 

Use transitions and builds, adding sound and video

Publisher   

Getting Started   

4-6 hrs 

Use the tools in the program to create one page documents

Beyond the Basics   

4-6 hrs 

Work with multi-page documents, import text, format text, use the master

Google Docs  

Getting Started   

2-3 hrs

Setting up a Google Docs account and reviewing the basic types of documents

Beyond the Basics   

2-3 hrs

Sharing documents and accepting revisions. Preparing questionnaire documents and analysing the results.

Outlook   

Getting Started   

2-3 hrs 

Create e-mail messages, reply to messages, attach files, add contacts and create appointments.

Power User   

2-3 hrs 

Add voting buttons to messages, schedule meetings, use the Journal, create and share tasks.

Digital Camera and Scanner   

Getting Started   

2-3 hrs 

Use the digital camera and scanner and bring images into Word.

Designing Flyers   

   

3-6 hrs

Demonstrate the elements of effective one page flyers, make over participants samples

Designing Newsletters   

   

3-6 hrs 

Demonstrate the elements of effective newsletters, make over participants samples

Photoshop & Photoshop Elements

6-12 hours Learn the essential tools in these powerful photo editing software including removing photo features, combining photos, defining masks, creating layers

FileMaker Pro   

Getting Started   

4-6 hrs   

Create database, define fields, add layouts, define buttons, and create scripts.

Beyond the Basics   

4-6 hrs   

Create related files, define passwords, continue defining fields including calculating fields and use portals

*Time is approximate and can be accomplished in multiple sessions