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Intermediate Bookkeeping (039558)

Date:              February 8 - April 11, 2016

                      (No classes February 15 & March 28)

Days:              Mondays & Wednesdays

Time:              8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Fee:                $595

Location:         Community Education 525 D Street Eureka, Computer Lab

This 8-week course studies areas of full-charge bookkeeping: the accounting cycle steps, payroll, asset documentation, along with the essential accompanying organizational and regulatory reports. Working from both hand calculations and Quickbooks, students will gain skills with payroll processes.


Learning Outcomes:

  • Organize, build, and manage items for Quickbooks
  • Build a simple depreciation schedule and document capital asset purchases
  • Handle monthly/quarterly and year-end tax deposits and filings
  • Support the building and management of good customer and supplier relationships

Scholarship Information: Adults 18+ may qualify for a scholarship through the Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services' Employment & Training Division. For more scholarship information contact The Job Market: 707-441-5627 or www.thejobmarket.org/upcomingtrainings.



Survival Finance & Accounting Skills (038965)

Dates:             February 24 & 25, 2016

Days:              Wednesday & Thursday

Time:              5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Fee:                $245.00

Class Limit:     16

Location:        CR Community Education 525 D Street Eureka

Gain confidence, and get some hands-on practice while tackling the basic terminology and skills required for routine business. Learn how to effectively use budgets, to read balance sheets and P&L statements, and get rid of that big question mark lurking over your head in business meetings. A great class for the newly promoted and/or inexperienced department head or manager, the newly-elected and/or appointed community board member. So if you someone who classifies themselves as a "non-financial" type of human-being caught living in a world obsessed by spreadsheets- this class is for you! Also a good starter class for future investors.



Excel 2013 (Intermediate) (038950)

Dates:               February 23 & 25, 2016

Days:                Tuesday & Thursday

Time:                6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Fee:                  $250

Class Limit:       16

Location:           CR Community Education 525 D street Eureka, Computer Lab 105

Learn to work with larger worksheets in Microsoft Excel 2013 and use multiple worksheets efficiently. Get introduced to advanced formatting techniques, like applying special number formats, using workbook styles and themes, adding backgrounds, and mimicking watermarks. Learn auditing techniques for worksheet errors, protecting worksheets, and track changes in a workbook. Work more effectively with coworkers by learning these and more skills while customizing your Excel workspace.

Objectives for Course:

  • Introduction to pivot tables and charts
  • Create basic equations and subtotals
  • Create and apply cell names
  • Sort and filter data
  • Create and format tables
  • Save workbooks as webpages
  • Insert and edit hyperlinks
  • Share workbooks via email
  • Create and modify custom templates



Office Specialist (039870)

Dates:             March 21 - May 11, 2016

Days:              Mondays, Tuesdays, & Wednesdays

Time:              1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Fee:                $595

Class Limit:     16

Location:         CR Community Education 525 D Street Eureka, Room 105

Office Specialist is a hands-on technology class with team projects and role-playing scenerios to help you build the skills for that perfect entry-level office job.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Microsoft Office 2013; Word & Excel
  • Phone Skills & Etiquette
  • Business Communication Practices
  • Customer Service
  • Receptionist Skills
  • Front Desk Management
  • Basic Business Writing
  • Fundamentals of Business Organization

Scholarship Information:

Adults 18+ may qualify for a sholarship through the

Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services'

Employment & Training Division.

For more information contact The Job Market!

Phone: 707-441-5627

Web: www.thejobmarket.org/upcomingtrainings



Social Media Specialist (038966)

Dates:             May 3 - May 26, 2016

Days:              Tuesdays & Thursdays

Time:              3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Fee:                $575.00

Class Limit:     16

Location:         CR Community Education 525 D Street Eureka, Room 105

The first key to marketing success is learning how to define and measure what success is. Once you can establish the true value social media can offer a business today- your job value can go sky-high. Treat the opportunity of becoming a specialist with the focus and direction of a project manager. Learn everything about it and tackle it in a methodical way. Identify your objectives, the steps to achieve those objectives, and put these together in a hands-on social media marketing project.



Getting Started with Computers (039980)

Dates:             May 9 - June 1, 2016

Days:              Mondays & Wednesdays

Time:              3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Fee:                $110

Class Limit:      20

Location:         Del Norte Campus 883 Washington Blvd. Crescent City, CA Room DM2

A course in basic computer skills development designed for students who have little or no experience using a computer. Topics include setting up and using a PC, exploring components of computer and program operations such as an introduction to internet usage, email, using Microsoft Windows 7 and the common methods for file system management, file sharing, and fun tasks like playing music and movies on your computer.



Microsoft Office 2013 Professional Certificate 2013 (038915)

Including Excel, Word, Publisher, and PowerPoint

Dates:             August 9, 11, 16 & 18, 2016

Days:              Tuesdays & Thursdays

Time:              9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Fee:                $350

Class Limit:     16

Location :        CR Community Education 525 D street Eureka, Computer Lab 105

Join today’s technology workforce by adding our Professional class certificate to your resume. 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 an 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



Basic Business Computer Skills (038885)

Dates:                 November 17 & 18, 2016

Days:                  Thursday & Friday

Time:                  6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Fee:                    $150

Class Limit:         16

Location:            CR Community Education 525 D street Eureka, Computer Lab 105

In this class students will discover, in a hands-on computer lab, all the basic components to using a computer in a business environment (it works for the home-user too!). We will go from the elementary steps of turning on a computer, into the distinctions between things like the operating system, network, and software. Explore the devices of technology that connect to the computer while learning how to save and retrieve information!


Community Education Registration Form


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