Ramp Up to Computers Event

Free Online Computer Skills Course | August 4, 5, 11 and 12

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Computer skills are an essential for employment success – are you missing these critical skills?

Presented in partnership with Georgian College, Ramp Up To Computers and Employment Skills with VPI is a FREE multi-day course to help you upgrade your computer skills. Learn valuable skills and programs like Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook to include on your resume.

Participation is free to Bruce County residents who are 19 years of age or older. But space is limited. Sign up today!


This multi-day course includes four days of events:

Microsoft Word

Wednesday, August 4 | 9:30am to 12:30pm
Develop your computer skills to produce professional letters, reports, resumes, and papers using Microsoft Word.

Employment Skills with VPI

Thursday, August 5 | 9:30am to 12:30pm
Build resumes and cover letters using your new skills! This course includes an introduction to LinkedIn Learning to support future needs for both soft and hard skills.

Microsoft Excel

Wednesday, August 11 | 9:30am to 2:00pm
Discover how to create professional spreadsheets, how to enter data and, formulas and how to display data as different chart styles through this Microsoft Excel course. This 4-hour course includes a 30-minute break.

PowerPoint and Outlook

Thursday, August 12 | 9:30am – 2:00pm
Learn how to effectively use Microsoft PowerPoint to create attractive and engaging visual presentations fit for a professional workplace. This 4-hour course includes a 30-minute break.

Sign up for Ramp Up To Computers today!

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