Introduction to Keyboarding / MS Word (Part-Time)
This course is designed to teach accurate keyboarding which enables students to input information on the computer.
The "touch" method is uiliized in teaching alpha, numeric and the ten key pad on PCs.
Diagnostic tests analyze specific keyboarding problems and various skill development goals are used to measure progress. Students build a minimum speed of approximately 30 words per minute.
This class is essential for those seeking employment in the business / office environment.
Part-time courses are available to individuals at least 16 years of age who need technical training for new employment or for upgrading current job skills. Many courses are specifically for those already employed in a particular occupation; prior experience may be required. Students enrolled in another Hillsborough County school are eligible to enroll in classes provided they pay tuition.
Days are coded as follows in this schedule:
Monday - M
Tuesday - T
Wednesday - W
Thursday - R
Friday - F
When a class is listed as M,W this means that the class meets on both Monday AND Wednesday nights each week until the final date of the class.
Students may register one of two ways: by registering online or by registering in person in the Main Office, between 1:00pm and 8:00pm (Monday through Thursday), located in Erwin's main building. Classes are filled on a space available basis.
Payment of tuition is made at the time of registration unless otherwise noted. Money Orders, checks, and credit cards are accepted for tuition and books. All advertised prices for books/supplies do not include taxes and are subject to change. Books are only available for purchase on the first night of class.
Financial Aid and Veterans Benefits are only available for Full-Time/Job Preparatory Programs.
Please call 813.769-5180 ext 227 for additional information.