Intro to Computers offered in January

HERKIMER — Herkimer County Community College is offering a free 28-hour introduction to computers training program for individuals looking to augment their technology skills in a challenging and competitive job market.

Offered in partnership with Herkimer Working Solutions One-Stop Career Center and Mohawk Valley Community College’s Cyber Jobs program, the training is provided at no cost to qualified individuals who are actively seeking employment as a result of grant funding from the U.S. Department of Labor.

Computer Basics will introduce participants to the basics of computer technology in a hands-on learning environment. Topics to be covered include basic computer applications, MS Word, MS Excel and MS Access. The course will run week days, 8 a.m. to noon, from Jan. 6-20. Pre-registration is required by Dec. 30. Space is limited.

The class will take place on the HCCC campus. Pre-registration can be completed by calling 866-0300, ext. 8254, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.