Continuing Education, professional development, CEUs and short term career programs.
COMPUTERS & TECHNOLOGY www.hawkeyecollege.edu/ce/computers 319-296-4290 Computers & Technology Graphics & Multimedia Design Adobe Photoshop CC Level 1 Adobe Photoshop is a professional image-editing software used by graphic designers, photographers, and artists. Learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop while accessing it from the Creative Cloud (CC). Discover tips, tricks, keyboard shortcuts and essential foundational skills of professional imaging. Learn how to apply advanced layer techniques, create special effects, edit videos, apply vector paths and much more. Textbook included. $199 | 34409 Jun 5 – Jun 14 TuTh 6pm–9pm / 4 sessions Hildenbrand Main Campus - Black Hawk Hall Adobe Photoshop CC Level 2 [NEW!] Build upon your Adobe Photoshop image creation skills and editing techniques through hands-on interactive lessons. Expand your knowledge of layers, advanced masking, photo touch-up techniques, special effects, video editing in the Photoshop timeline, and much more. Prerequisite: Level 1 or a working knowledge of Photoshop and its basic layout. Textbook included. $199 | 34410 Jun 19 – Jun 28 TuTh 6pm–9pm / 4 sessions Hildenbrand Main Campus - Black Hawk Hall Graphic Design for Visual Presentations : Make your visual presentations look professional and communicate effectively. Get the latest most advanced techniques on graphic design principles, including page layout, typography and basic design considerations. Take away more skills to create an effective and beautiful visual presentation on any presentation software program that you choose. $195 | 34952 Jun 4 – Jun 29 Online / Soard $195 | 34953 Aug 6 – Aug 31 Online / Soard Effective Electronic Presentations : Did you know most electronic presentations are built for the presenter and not the audience? Add impact to your presentations by using the most effective designs. It’s not about the software. It’s about how your audience processes your information. You’ll find simple, key ideas that will maximize your presentation for all learning styles. These ideas you’ll not find anywhere else. $195 | 35038 Jun 4 – Jun 29 Online / Bayley $195 | 35039 Aug 6 – Aug 31 Online / Bayley Networking & IT GRAPHIC DESIGN CERTIFICATE Cloud & Distributed Computing Managing, organizing and distributing hosted services over the cloud is one of the most in-demand technical skills. This course will introduce you to the main cloud computing principles and concepts. Understand what cloud computing means from a business and technical perspective. Learn the steps involved for successful adoption of cloud computing, impact and changes of cloud computing on IT Service Management, risks and consequences of cloud computing, and how to successfully govern the cloud. $195 | 33314 Jul 9 – Jul 18 MW 6:30pm–9pm / 4 sessions Magar Cedar Falls Center Coming this fall! Watch for your chance to sign up. According to LinkedIn, Cloud & Distributed Computing is the No. 1 skill that will get you hired! 14 | Hawkeye Business & Community Education | May – Aug 2018 | www.hawkeyecollege.edu/ce | 319-296-4290
Cyber Security for Managers : Cyber security issues are all around us and reach nearly every part of our business and work, from online banking and education to Facebook and Wi-Fi. Finally, you can get up-todate on cyber security basics and fundamentals. Designed for non-technical managers, directors and others in the workplace, you will find out about threats and vulnerabilities, safeguards, common attacks, viruses, malware and spyware, disaster recovery planning, intrusion detection/prevention, basic security architecture, introductory forensics, and cyber terrorism. At the end of this course, you will have the knowledge needed to practice safer computing and safeguard your business and work information. $245 | 34931 May 7 – Jun 1 Online / Waddell $245 | 34932 Jul 2 – Jul 27 Online / Waddell COMING THIS FALL! INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) SPECIALIST CERTIFICATE Turn your love for computers and technology into a career. Get ready for an entry-level position in the IT industry by learning the basics about networks and security. This course will prepare you to take the CompTIA A+ exam for certification and provide the foundational knowledge for installation, preventative maintenance, networking, security, and troubleshooting. Register online or call. 319-296-4290 www.hawkeyecollege.edu/ce/it-specialist Network+, Security+, CCNA : This course prepares students to take the CompTIA N10-006: Network+, SY0-401: Security+ and Cisco CCNA 100-105 and 200-105 certification exams. This course includes FREE access for 12 months to a cloud based lab platform to assist students with developing the practical information technology (IT) skills necessary to succeed in high-demand IT jobs. $3495 | 34470 Start anytime Online Office Productivity Mastering Computer Skills for the Workplace : Must-have skills to succeed in the workplace include the ability to create, edit and manage presentations in Microsoft (MS) PowerPoint, documents in MS Word, email and calendars in MS Outlook, and spreadsheets in MS Excel. Microsoft Office Suite of applications is the most used software tool in the world. Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of MS Office change over time. Master the most common uses so that you can work faster and more efficiently and can take your computer skills from plain and drab to exciting and engaging. You will leave class with a set of skills that are a workplace requirement in today’s fast paced ever-changing environment and will enable your future career success. $195 | 34962 Jun 4 – Jun 29 Online / Flanagan Mastering Microsoft Excel : A must-have skill to succeed in business, whether an entrepreneur or a valued employee, is the ability to create, edit and manage spreadsheets. Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world. Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of Excel change over time. Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation. Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery. Master the options that can take your Excel worksheet from plain, drab numbers to exciting and engaging multimedia. You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success. $195 | 34963 Jun 4 – Jun 29 Online / Flanagan LOOKING FOR QUICKBOOKS? We’ve moved the QuickBooks courses to the Business & Professional Development section. See page 23. Computers & Technology Register online at www.hawkeyecollege.edu/ce | 319-296-4290 | 15