Basic Computer Operations

The Basic Computer Operations Certificate is a series of classes to help you find a new job or advance in your current one. There are three levels offered, depending on your experience. During the courses, you will develop skills from learning different parts of the computer, to managing email features, and basic Excel and Google Drive skills.

ADLTED 761

Computers - Level 1

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer, including: using the keyboard and mouse; browsing the internet and online purchasing; creating an email account for sending and receiving messages; creating and saving documents. This course is a requirement of the Basic Computer Operations Certificate.

Fall 2018

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 2 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 8/26/18
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  • Cali Calmecac School (Windsor, CA)
    Class will be held in the computer lab. The deadline to register for this class is: 9/1/18
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  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 2 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 9/2/18
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COMP 1A

Basic Computer Applications - Level 1A

This class is for students who have little or no experience with computers. In this class, you will learn the parts of a computer, how to use a keyboard & mouse/touchpad, do web searches, create and use an email account & create a document.

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COMP 1B

Basic Computer Applications - Level 1B

This class is for students who have little experience with computers. In this class you will learn how to use your email account to send new emails, reply to and forward emails and send attachments through your email. You will also learn how to create, save and edit different type of documents using Microsoft Word.

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ADLTED 762

Computers - Level 2

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer, including: creating and editing email contact and distribution lists; creating events and invitations in a calendar program; formatting texts of paragraphs in documents.

Fall 2018

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 102 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 8/27/18.
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  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 2 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/14/18.
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  • Cali Calmecac School (Windsor, CA)
    Class will be held in the computer lab. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/29/18.
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  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 2 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/30/18.
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COMP 2A

Basic Computer Applications - Level 2A

This class is for students who have some experience with computers (know how to use the keyboard & mouse/touchpad, do web searches, send and reply to emails and create basic documents). In this class you will learn how to create and edit contacts and groups of contacts and edit documents.

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Comp 2B

Basic Computer Applications - Level 2B

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer, including: creating and editing email contact and distribution lists; creating events and invitations in a calendar program; formatting texts of paragraphs in documents.

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ADLTED 763

Computers - Level 3

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer, including: creating email folders; using complex word processing operations; basic principles of Excel. This course is a requirement of the Basic Computer Operations Certificate.

Fall 2018

  • McDowell Elementary (Petaluma, CA)
    The deadline to register for this class is: 8/26/18
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  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 102 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/8/18
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COMP 3A

Basic Computer Applications - Level 3A

This class is for students who have some experience with computers (do web searches, send and reply to emails & create basic documents). In this class you will learn how to use complex word processing operations & basic principles of Excel.

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COMP 3B

Basic Computer Applications - Level 3B

This class is for students who have some experience with computers (do web searches, send & reply to emails, create basic documents in Word & create basic spreadsheets in Excel). In this class you will learn how to create, edit and format Excel worksheets and how to use functions and formulas. You will also learn how to use Google drive.

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ADLTED 764

Introduction to Student Information Systems

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer as they relate to using a school district’s programs, website, and student information systems. This class is an elective; it is not required for the certificate program.

Fall 2018

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 102 of the SWC.
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  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 2 of the SWC.
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  • Cali Calmecac School (Windsor, CA)
    Class will be held in the computer lab.
  • Register Online

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