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Microsoft Essentials Overview

Course number : TECH-361    Class Section Number : C01
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Course Description
Using a computer can be confusing for a variety of reasons. Microsoft Basics for Beginners is a great course for participants who are new to computers and the Microsoft Windows operating system. 
Within this course, you will learn fundamental skills for operating a computer and Microsoft programs including Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Upon successful completion of Microsoft Essentials Overview, you will:
  • understand the wide range of applications of Microsoft Windows.
  • understand how to construct cell data and worksheets in Microsoft Excel.
  • be capable of creating, editing, and saving interactive PowerPoint presentations.
  • be capable of creating, editing, saving and printing a wide variety of documents in Microsoft Word.
  • Understand how to send and receive emails through Outlook.
  • have practical examples of your new skill set that you can apply to your own needs.
  • obtain a Recognition of Participation certificate.


No prerequisites required.

Course materials are included.

This course will address differences between Microsoft 2010, 2013 & 2016 versions.

Class Details

4 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Thu

Lethbridge College - TBD

Dale Gerber 



Please read:  Due to covid the course dates may change. All participants must wear a mask while on campus.



Registration Closes On
Friday, April 30, 2021 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
5/4/2021 - 5/13/2021 Weekly - Tue, Thu 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Lethbridge, Lethbridge College - TBD  Map Dale Gerber  ClassRoom