Workforce Development and Community Education: Spring 2023

11 | COVID-19 vaccination requirements for in-person classes at IN-PERSON Get Organized: Manage Your Computer Files Organizing and managing your files is essential for the workplace and for the home. Learn best practices to organize your files; create and organize folders; search for files; work with shortcuts. This is a must-have skill! CE-COMP 2002, $153 Sec. A-Windows 10: 2 T/Th, Jan. 17 & 19, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-209. #20067 Sec. B-Windows 11: 2 Sun., Mar. 12 & 19, 10:00 am-1:00 pm, GTW-215. #20068 IN-PERSON Keyboarding for Accuracy and Speed This course provides students with the basic skills necessary to learn touch-typing on a computer keyboard. The ability to type faster and more accurately saves time and increases productivity. A great course for anyone who uses the computer, including healthcare professionals who have to make entries in patient electronic records. Only basic computer operational skills are required for this hands-on class. CE-COMP 2016, 9 Sat., Feb. 4-Apr. 1, 9:00-11:00 am, GTW-203, $217. #20069 IN-PERSON Advanced Keyboarding If you want to improve your existing typing skills, this course is for you. Concentration will be on building upon the skills acquired in the beginning keyboarding classes by improving speed and accuracy. Students will become familiar with typing text from various media, printed page, dictation, and the computer screen. Emphasis will be on mastering proper finger to key usage and demonstrate proficiency using skill building exercises. The student will be able to type faster and more accurately which will save time and increases productivity. This course will also focus on the symbols and numerical keys found on a keyboard. CE-COMP 2149, 4 T/Th, Apr. 25-May 4, 6:00-8:00 pm, GTW-203, $165. J Heatley. #20070 The Certification Center at SUNY Westchester Community College Through the Division of Workforce Development and Community Education, The Certification Center at SUNY Westchester Community College offers a wide range of industry-recognized certification exams designed to take your career to the next level. Our Certification Center is a convenient, professional space that welcomes current students, alumni, and all members of the community. As of the printing of this brochure, exams are still being administered by appointment through Exams from Home. Email to schedule your exam. Proctor fees apply. Certification Exam Prep Package Ensure you are prepared to sit for a certification exam once you have completed your coursework (or equivalent experience). Package includes GMetrix practice testing, finds areas you need to improve before your certification exam. Our expert trainers then help you with three hours of intense focus on the skills identified. Package includes one testing voucher and one retake, if necessary. View eligible exams at and click on the Certification Center tab. Email for more information on practice testing, scheduling, or groups of more than one. CE-COMP 2242, $510. Methods of Instruction: REMOTE Students and instructors report virtually to classes on the designated days, dates, and times they are scheduled for. HYBRID Combination of remote and in-person instruction. You will meet virtually and in-person on scheduled days. ONLINE Students work on assignments and view content at their own pace online for the duration of the course. IN-PERSON Students and instructors meet in-person on the designated days, dates, and times they are scheduled for. Textbook Required