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End User Computing Training

MCC SD & ED launched the SIYAFUNDA CKC Model, in co-operation and in partnership between SIYAFUNDA CTC and Manger Care Centre and to utilize SIYAFUNDA CTC’s Training Material and Infrastructure and the MCC SD&ED training centre to establish a community technology centre.

MCC SD&ED projects IS ACCREDITED TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING:

End User Computing Certificate NOF 3

The purpose of the qualification is to build the knowledge and skills required by learners in End User Computing. It is intended to empower learners to acquire knowledge, skills, attitudes and values required to operate confidently in the End User Computing environment in the South African community and to respond to the challenges of the economic environment. 

The qualification addresses the need in the workplace for nationally recognised qualifications, based on unit standards, which will allow learners with workplace experience in End User Computing to obtain recognition for prior learning. 

The qualification provides a framework for learners to develop skills that will enable them to become competent in End User Computing. It introduces theoretical concepts of End User Computing and requires the application thereof, to develop a range of skills that will enable learners to be better-informed workers in their chosen industry. It provides a balanced learning experience that lays the foundation for access to further education, lifelong learning and to productive employment. 

Skills program End User Computer Program

 Introduction to Personal Computers

 This series is designed to introduce users to personal computers. Users will learn what a PC is and what an operating system is. They will learn basic computer skills such as turning a computer on, logging on to Windows, and working with files. Users will also learn to identify and use the major components of a PC, both externally and internally, including: disk drives, monitors, mice, keyboards, and printers.

 Course include: - Introducing the PC - Using Your PC - Working with Folders and Files - Inside Your PC - Basic Peripherals - Other Peripherals - Understanding Software -Troubleshooting and Tips 

 Duration

 5 Days  (08:30 – 16.00)

 Who should attend

 Anyone that needs to know how to operate a Personal Computer.

  

Microsoft Office Excel Beginners

Overview

Microsoft Office Excel Beginners course is intended for anyone who desires to gain the skills necessary to create, edit, format and print basic Microsoft Office Excel worksheets.

Duration

1 Day (08:30 - 16:00)

Who should attend

Anyone that needs to know Microsoft Office Excel and perform daily tasks on it.

Prerequisites

Good working knowledge of the Windows Operating System and proper IT skills

 

Microsoft Office Excel Intermediate

Overview

Microsoft Office Excel Intermediate is followed by Microsoft Office Excel: Beginners, you created edited, formatted and printed basic spreadsheets. You now have to streamline repetitive tasks and display spreadsheets in more visually effective ways. In this course you will use Microsoft Office Excel to streamline and enhance your spreadsheets with templates, charts, graphics and formulas.

Duration

1 Day (08:30 - 16:00)

Who should attend

Anyone that desires to gain necessary skill to create templates, sort and filter data, import and export data, analyze data and work with Excel on the Web.

Prerequisites

Microsoft Office Excel: Beginners or equivalent working knowledge

 

Microsoft Office Word Beginners

Overview

Microsoft Office Word Beginners will assist in Word processing to create, revise, and save documents for printing and future retrieval. It will provide you with the basic concepts required to produce basic business documents.

Duration

1 Day (08:30 - 16:00)

Who should attend

This course is intended for individuals who want to gain basic knowledge of working on Word.

Prerequisites

Good working knowledge of the Windows Operating System and proper IT skills

 

Microsoft Office Word Intermediate

Overview

Microsoft Office Word Intermediate course will help you to go beyond the basics of word processing to enhance your Microsoft Office Word documents with sophisticated components such as tables, charts, customized formats and graphics. It will also help you create your own Microsoft Word efficiency tools to produce attractive and effective documents with less time and effort than you've ever needed before.

 

Duration

1 Day (08:30 - 16:00)

Who should attend

This course is intended for individuals who need to learn how to use Microsoft Word to create or modify complex business documents as well as customized Word efficiency tools.

Prerequisites

Training on Microsoft Word: Beginners or equivalent knowledge

 

Microsoft Access Beginners

Overview

Microsoft Office Access Beginners will assist organizations maintain and manage large amounts of information. One of the most efficient and powerful ways of managing date is by using relational databases. Information can be sorted, linked and managed using a single relational database application and its associated tools. In this course, you will examine the basic database concepts, and create and modify databases and their various object using the Microsoft Office Access relational database application.

Duration

1 Day (08:30 - 16:00)

Who should attend

This course is designed for students who wish to learn the basic operations of the Microsoft Access database application to perform their day-to-day responsibilities and to understand the advantages that using a relational database application can bring to their business processes.

Prerequisites

Good working knowledge of the Windows Operating System

 

Microsoft Access Intermediate

Overview

Microsoft Office Access Intermediate will provide the basic skills needed to work with Microsoft Office Access database, including creating and working with Access tables, relationships, queries, forms and reports. But so far you have been focusing only on essentials database user skills. In this course, you will consider how to maintain data consistency, how to customize database components and how to share Access data with other applications.

Duration

1 Day (08:30 - 16:00)

Who should attend

This course is designed for students who would like to learn intermediate-level operations of the Microsoft Office Access program.

Prerequisites

Microsoft Office Access: Beginners training or equivalent working knowledge

 

Microsoft Office PowerPoint Beginners

Overview

Microsoft Office Powerpoint Beginners course will allow you to create and deliver presentations, you will capture you audience's attention and communicate your idea more effectively. You will also clearly establish you authority and professionalism with a dynamic presentation style that makes full use of PowerPoint's features.

Duration

1 Day (08:30 - 16:00)

Who should attend

This course is designed for students who are interested in learning the fundamentals needed to create and modify basic presentations using Microsoft Office Power Point.

Prerequisites

Good working knowledge of the Windows Operating System and proper IT skills

 

Microsoft Office PowerPoint Intermediate

Overview

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 is a full-featured presentation program that helps you quickly and efficiently develops dynamic, professional-looking presentations and then deliver them to the audience.

 

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:   

Introduce an idea, proposal, organization, product, or process with professionally designed, high-impact slides. 

Use themes, galleries of styles, and formatting options to achieve the right combination of colours, font, and effects. 

Bolster you arguments by easily adding pictures, shapes, and fancy display text.

Convey numeric data in easy-to-grasp ways with styled tables or visually compelling charts.

Use the Smart Art Graphics tool to create sophisticated diagrams that reflect processes, hierarchies, and other relationships.

Create custom themes, designs, and layouts so that your presentations have a unique look and feel.

Collaborate with colleagues, giving and receiving feedback to ensure the best possible presentation.

Duration

1 Day (08:30 - 16:00)

Who should attend

Experienced Power Point users that would like to learn how to optimize the use of PowerPoint.

Prerequisites

MS PowerPoint for Beginners Course or equivalent knowledge. 

 

Microsoft Office Outlook Intermediate & Advanced

Overview

Microsoft Office Outlook Intermediate & Advanced Course will guide you through the process of organizing your E-Mails into conversations, customizing and assigning categories to your outlook E-Mails and appointments. Learn how to customize your outlook calendar to display different time zones as well as how to share your calendar with others. This course will also teach you how to customize your contacts and arrange them into groups, import contacts into Outlook as well as how to customize the appearance of your E-Mails. This course will show you how to perform these activities and more!

Duration

1 Day (08:30 - 16:00)

Who should attend

This course is designed for experienced Outlook users who need to customize their environment, calendar and E-Mail messages to meet their specific requirements.

Prerequisites

                                                                                                                        

Microsoft Outlook: Beginners training or equivalent working knowledge