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TCL to offer basic computer certificates

August 17, 2012

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The Technical College of the Lowcountry Division of Continuing Education is offering a variety computer courses this fall as part of two computer certificate programs.


Students are encouraged to begin with the Basic Computer Understanding Certificate that includes courses in Basic Computers, Intro to Word, Intro to Excel, Intro to PowerPoint, Intro to Outlook, Intro to Access, Intro to Internet and Email, and an online Keyboarding class. Classes start August 24 and are offered at the Beaufort Campus on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 to 9 p.m. or on Fridays from 9 a.m. to noon. Classes are offered at the New River Campus on Fridays from  9 a.m. to noon. Classes are offered during the week at the Colleton Career Skills Center. Students do not have to take the classes in order or all at the same campus. The cost of the entire program is $299, or students can take individual classes that  range in cost from $25 to $69 each. Check the website for more information at


A Basic Computer Application Skills Certificate, which explores more in-depth features and applications than the Basic Computer Understanding Certificate, includes courses in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access and Pursuit of Employment. Students can take these classes individually or sign up for the complete certificate program. The first course starts September 5 and runs through November 5 meeting Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 to 9 p.m. on the Beaufort Campus. Cost is $715 with an additional $100 book fee. Courses are also offered on the New River Campus and Colleton Career Skills Center. Check the website for details:


To register or for more information, please call 843.525.8205


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