Community College of Rhode Island

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Helen Bragger

Office Skills Training

This program is WIA-approved [Learn more]

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If you are serious about entering the clerical field of work, this course is for you. This 22.5-
hours-per-week, noncredit program offers 19 weeks of intensive, hands-on training. Topics include instruction on basic Windows 7 operation, Internet, electronic mailing, general office practices and academic support services. You also will learn the complete 2010 Office Suite software package and work at your own desk with your own personal computer. Participants enjoy our intimate classroom environment, where caring professionals provide small group instruction. Because no class is larger than 15 students, you can be sure that you will obtain the knowledge, skills and abilities that today’s employers require.

Become part of the CCRI community and join us for a rigorous, yet stimulating, experience. Upon successful completion, you can receive six credits when enrolling in the Basic Office Skills or Office Administration Certificate Program or 10 credits available in an Office Administration associate degree program at CCRI. Classes meet from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday, beginning in May. Financial assistance is available if you qualify. You must have keyboarding experience and access to a personal computer. Placement test and an interview are required prior to registration. Please call 401-333-7283 for more information.

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Last Updated: 12/22/14