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Beginning Bookkeeping With Quickbooks 2014 (037804)

Dates:               April 6th - May 12th, 2015
Days:                Mondays and Tuesdays
Time:                3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Fee:                  $495
Class Limit:       16
Location:          CR Community Education, 525 D street Eureka

This training will include the fundamentals of Bookkeeping and hands-on application for Bookkeepers for small business with an emphasis on the bookkeeping software Quickbooks 2014. This course will cover the foundational ledger system for bookkeeping plus systems for sorting, classifying, recording, posting, verifying, and storing data and authenticating documentation. It will include an introduction to payroll and banking, accounts payable, accounts receivable, item management, and reporting requirements for small businesses using Quickbooks 2014.



Intermediate Bookkeeping with Quickbooks 2014 (038605)

Dates:               June 1st - July 21st, 2015
Days:                Mondays and Tuesdays               
Time:                1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Fee:                  $695
Class Limit:       16
Location:          CR Community Education Computer Lab, 525 D street Eureka


Intermediate Bookkeeping delves into a deeper exploration of the full-charge bookkeeper. This
class gets hands-on with inventory, depreciation, calculating payroll, job tracking, reports, and standard controls for the professional bookkeeper in a small business or entrepreneurial setting.

Great for students with some basic experience in the bookkeeping field.

Objectives for Course:

  • Understand and apply the basics of the accounting cycle through the trial balance.
  • To build and manage items, including how to build a basic inventory system to use with Quickbooks.
  • The basic controls and checks on the role of bookkeeper and financial agent in small businesses.
  • Build a simple depreciation schedule, asset management system, and run information reports.


Microsoft Office Publisher for Beginners (038678)

Dates:              June 9, 2015 & June 16, 2015

Days:               Tuesdays

Time:                8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Fee:                  $125.00

Class Limit:       16

Location:           CR Community Education Computer Lab, 525 D street Eureka

Instructor:         Kathryn Bridgewater

In this hands-on course, add important skills to your resume or optimize skills for your own home office or business by learning how to create basic flyers, posters of various sizes, and sales advertisements. Explore using graphics, color arrange-ment, creative styling and placement of text for a professional look. Enhance sales and impress for success at the same time!
Objectives for course:

  • Personalizing your screen workspace
  • Using the Publisher ribbon commands
  • Using templates & adding new ones
  • Making a master template page
  • Tips on how to get the best printout


Excel 2012: Build a Budget (038422)

Dates:               July 22nd - July 23rd, 2015
Days:                Wednesday and Thursday
Time:                1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Fee:                  $125
Class Limit:       16
Location:          CR Community Education Computer Lab, 525 D street Eureka


Want to put this year’s budget in your boss’s email box in an impressive Excel spreadsheet complete with calculations? Or how about building that Excel budget into a Google Docs environment where everyone can easily
contribute? This is the class that can deliver on Excel skill-building needs plus impressions of good technology skills.

Objectives for course:

  • How to apply simple formulas and build equations.
  • How to name cells.
  • How to share & work with Google Docs.
  • How to import and update previous budgets into Excel.
  • Tips and Tricks on budget building.



Microsoft Office 2013 (038422)

Dates:              August 3rd to August 16th

Days:              Mondays and Wednesdays

Time               9:00am to 4:00pm

Fee:                $325

Class Limit:     16

Location :        CR Community Education Computer Lab, 525 D street Eureka

Gain hands-on experience while adding important skills to your resume with a Microsoft Office 2013 Professional class certificate of success from College of the Redwoods' Community Education Department. This is also a great class for those working at a home office needing more than just computer skills or just to give yourself and edge up on the competition for that next job promotion.

In this class learn about:

  • Using the ribbon in Microsoft programs
  • Customizing commands and templates
  • How to format and print for presentation
  • Practice how to put in basic types of information and easy equations in Excel.
  • Make and easy chart in Excel and insert it into Word, PowerPoint, and Publisher


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Contacting College of the Redwoods

Community & Economic Development
525 D Street

Eureka, CA 95501

Phone: 707.476.4500 Fax: 707.443.3417


Website: www.redwoods.edu