Upcoming Classes

Upcoming Courses

Invest in your future with transformative technology education! Our course offerings are always expanding, so check back often. Classes and schedules are subject to change and registration is required to participate. Courses are offered on a rotating basis. Check out our IT Certification course catalog here and our Web Development course catalog here. The first step to register is to fill out our application.

 

Microsoft Office Essentials – Word, PowerPoint, & Excel

Duration: 3 weeks from June 10 – June 27, 2024 (No class on Juneteenth, 6/19)

Location: In person at the MTFS Headquarters.

Days/Times: Monday – Thursday from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Software Essentials provides learners with comprehensive training in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Participants will develop proficiency in creating and formatting documents, spreadsheets, and presentations, enabling them to navigate these essential software tools with ease. From understanding document organization and formatting in Microsoft Word to acquiring data entry and calculation skills in Excel, and finally, creating impactful presentations with PowerPoint, this course ensures participants are well-equipped with the foundational skills necessary for success in various professional settings. The curriculum emphasizes hands-on experience, covering everything from creating and saving documents to advanced formatting techniques and effective collaboration through the sharing of documents and presentations. Upon completion, participants will have the skills needed to thrive in workplaces where Microsoft Office proficiency is essential.

 

Essential Computer Skills

Duration: 3 weeks from July 8 – July 25, 2024

Location: In person at the MTFS Headquarters.

Days/Times: Monday – Thursday from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Empower yourself with the computer and Internet skills necessary for daily life, work, and education. This hands-on course prepares you to navigate and use computers effectively in both personal and professional settings, unleashing your full potential.

Included Modules:

Basic Computer Skills: Learn to navigate and utilize computers effectively in personal and professional settings.

Windows 11: Build the confidence and proficiency to navigate the Windows 10 environment, work with essential programs, and organize files.

Basic Internet Skills: Understand how to connect to the Internet securely, navigate web content efficiently, and stay safe in the online environment.

Using Email: Understand the fundamentals of email and develop the skills necessary for safe, efficient, and professional communication.

 

CompTIA IT Fundamentals+

Duration: 6 weeks from July 15 – August 23

Location: Virtual

Days/Times: Monday – Thursday from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Our CompTIA Fundamentals+ Class is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in IT skills and knowledge.

This class covers essential IT concepts, including:

  • hardware
  • software
  • security
  • networking

Students will also learn about the basics of cloud computing, database management, and troubleshooting.

The course is designed to prepare students for the CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ certification exam, which validates their understanding of foundational IT concepts. With this certification, students will be better equipped to pursue a career in IT or to further their education in the field. The class is taught by experienced instructors who provide hands-on training and personalized support to ensure students’ success.  Click Here for Exam Objectives.

Students who complete the course will be provided with a voucher for the IT Fundamentals+ exam, and we can offer assistance scheduling the exam with Pearson Vue. We offer practice exams for preparation.

 

Microsoft Office Essentials – Word, PowerPoint, & Excel

Duration: 3 weeks from August 5 – August 22

Location: In person at the MTFS Headquarters.

Days/Times: Monday – Thursday from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Software Essentials provides learners with comprehensive training in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Participants will develop proficiency in creating and formatting documents, spreadsheets, and presentations, enabling them to navigate these essential software tools with ease. From understanding document organization and formatting in Microsoft Word to acquiring data entry and calculation skills in Excel, and finally, creating impactful presentations with PowerPoint, this course ensures participants are well-equipped with the foundational skills necessary for success in various professional settings. The curriculum emphasizes hands-on experience, covering everything from creating and saving documents to advanced formatting techniques and effective collaboration through the sharing of documents and presentations. Upon completion, participants will have the skills needed to thrive in workplaces where Microsoft Office proficiency is essential.

 

CompTIA Project+

Duration: 8 weeks from August 6 – September 26

Location: In person at the MTFS Headquarters.

Days/Times: Tuesday and Thursday from 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM with optional lab time between 3:30 PM and 4:00 PM

Our CompTIA Project+ course is ideal for IT professionals who need to manage smaller, less complex projects as part of their other job duties but still have foundational project management skills. Project+ is more versatile than other certifications because it covers essential project management concepts beyond the scope of just one methodology or framework.

The CompTIA Project+ examination is designed for IT professionals who coordinate or manage small-to-medium-sized projects. The successful candidate will have the knowledge and skills required to:

  • Manage the project life cycle
  • Ensure appropriate communication
  • Manage resources and stakeholders
  • Maintain project documentation

The course is designed to prepare students for the CompTIA Project+ certification exam, which validates their foundational project management skills. With this certification, students will be better equipped to pursue a career in IT or to further their education in the field. The class is taught by experienced instructors who provide hands-on training and personalized support to ensure students’ success.  Click Here for Exam Objectives.

Students who complete the course will be provided with a voucher for the Project+ exam, and we can offer assistance scheduling the exam with Pearson Vue. We offer practice exams for preparation.

 

Seeking information about other courses not listed here?
Please contact MTFS Learn Recruitment & Retention Manager Jared Fessler or Executive Director Tamara Gillard for further inquiries.