Advanced Computers

What is Advanced Computers?

If you have intermediate computer skills, and you want to learn more, the Advanced Computers program is for you! In this program, you will:

  • Learn advanced features of Microsoft Office programs including:
    • Microsoft Word: macros, mail merge, tables, forms
    • Microsoft Excel: Financial functions, lookups, pivot tables
    • Microsoft PowerPoint: posters, hyperlinks, advanced techniques
    • Microsoft Outlook: organizational practices, rules, advanced techniques

After completing this program, you will get a certificate of achievement.

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When is it?

Classes run for 8 weeks. New classes start every month, so you can register anytime.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday

Where is it?

This program is offered at the following location:

  1. CIES Whitehorn (NE)
    • 3820 – 32nd Street Northeast, Calgary, AB T1Y 7L9
    • Contact (403) 291-0002

What is the cost?

Permanent Residents (PR)
Refugees (with proof of status)
$125.00 + $5.00 Admin Fee
Work Permits
Work Visas
$260.00 + $5.00 Admin Fee

How do I join?

Requirements / Eligibility

To join this program you must meet the following eligibility:

  • Open to Permanent Residents, Canadian Citizens, Refugees, and individuals with Work Permits/Work Visas
  • Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) 4 or higher
  • Basic Skills in Microsoft Word and Internet Explorer (or equivalent)
  • Successful completion of CIES’ Clerical program, Computer Skills for Employment, OR possessing intermediate computer skills

To register for this program, fill out the form below

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