Information Technology

This Career Cluster reflects entry-level, technical, and professional careers related to the design, development, support, and management of hardware, software, multimedia, and systems integration services.

RCC Workforce currently offers the following training sessions:

ITEC 1239 iPAD for New Users

If you have recently purchased and iPAD or are planning on purchasing one, this class is for you. Gain proficiency in using your iPAD for sending/receiving email, taking pictures and videos, accessing social media and downloading apps. iPAD are provided in class; students are welcome to bring their own.

39146 02WF      F/Apr 11      9 AM – 3 PM      GC      $98 

ITEC 1016—Basic Computers

Students will learn how to control computer functions and commands using the mouse and keyboard, including shortcuts for frequently used functions such as cut, copy, and paste. This course provides the foundational knowledge and skills to attend follow-on courses.

28786 31WF      F/May 23, 30, & June 6      9 AM -12 PM      KL      $109   (BOGO!!  Bring a Friend….for FREE!!)

ITEC 1164—MS Excel for Office 2010 – Introduction

Designed to teach the basic principles of MS Excel including workbook and spreadsheet creation, task bar familiarity, cell formatting, basic formulas, and data sorting. Basic charting and graphing are also covered.

28787 31WF      W/June 25      9 AM – 4 PM      KL      $98

ITEC 1261—Hot APPS!

The latest APPS are way beyond just downloading music and sending email. Learn about the most popular apps that can assist with most everything you do in life. Work, travel, fitness, shopping – there’s an APP for it!

28235 31WF      W/May 21      1 – 4 PM      KL      $34  (BOGO!!  Bring a Friend….for FREE!!)

28236 32WF      F/July 11       9 AM – 12 PM      KL      $34   (BOGO!!  Bring a Friend….for FREE!!)

ITEC 1262—Apple MAC OS

If you are already a MAC owner or are considering purchasing a MAC or other Apple product that uses the MAC Operating System (OS), you will benefit from this course. Learn the MAC OS design principles and how they are applied to computer platform, functions, and applications.

28239 41WF      Tu/June 17      9 AM – 4PM      KL      $79

ITEC 1719—Making Social Media Work for You

What is Social Media? What you need to know before you become a participant. Learn how to set up your profile, post information, photos, and, most importantly, how to manage who, what, and how others see the information you are posting.

28788 41WF      Th/July 17 & 24      5 – 7 PM      KL      $45

ITEC 1155—Your Digital Camera and You

Feel like you’re not getting the most from your digital camera? Learn everything, from taking pictures to storing images to sharing photos. Learn how to use the zoom, flash, and shutter buttons, as well as different camera modes. Bring your camera to class.       Instructor: Kancianic

28760 41WF      W/May 14      4 – 7 PM       KL      $54

Using Social Media in Business

 

 

IT Certification Program through CERTIPORT

Testing can be completed through RCC’s authorized testing center for a variety of IT certifications including:

Microsoft Office Specialist

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification is the leading IT certification in the world.

Demonstrate you have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to productively use Microsoft Office. MOS enables you to tap the full features and functionality of the Microsoft Office system, resulting in heightened levels of individual performance, confidence, and differentiation.

In academia, MOS promotes success in the classroom for students (and instructors), builds individual distinction, and prepares students for an increasingly competitive workforce.  For business, MOS maximizes office productivity and efficiency for the organization and increases job satisfaction and heightens career achievement among employees.  In workforce development, MOS prepares and places job candidates, ensuring they possess the skills employers require. $132

QuickBooks Certified User

Intuit® QuickBooks, the industry leader in managerial accounting software for small business, provides an easy-to-understand platform. Students can validate their QuickBooks knowledge by becoming an Intuit QuickBooks Certified User (QBCU). $132

Adobe Certified Associate

For those seeking employment that requires demonstrating the ability to use digital media needed to plan, design, build, and maintain effective communications, Adobe Certified Associate is a certification program that validates the skills of job seekers. $132

For more information on any of these certification programs please visit the RCC
Workforce website: http://www.rappahannock.edu/workforce/ or go directly to the
CERTIPORT website: http://www.certiport.com/ .

RCC is an authorized CERTIPORT exam testing center.

 

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