NJBIA is a grant that provides basic skills training for your employees.
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List of Courses
The NJBIA grant funds classes in basic business math such as "Accounting for New Supervisors" and "Budgets and Managing Money". If you are currently working for a NJ company you can qualify to participate in these training classes. Click "more information" below to see the class list and to register.
This 40 hour course will introduce intermediate grammatical structures and will provide a review of structures covered in ESL II. Each unit will expand on language functions in natural settings and conversation strategies. Pronunciation practice and production will focus on individual sounds and the rhythm, stress and intonation patterns of English.
This class will introduce students to the basics including creating spreadsheets, formulas, functions, text, formatting & graphics. Students will be able to perform basic (introductory) level Excel skills such as modifying an existing worksheet, building worksheets, copying & moving cells, etc.
This class will reinforce the elements introduced in Excel Level I and expand upon that base to include more complex but necessary activities. Upon completion, students will be able to find a specific entry in a worksheet, paste a dialog box, format cells in a dialog box, use absolute cell references, use financial functions (i.e. PMT function), use logical functions (i.e. IF function, nesting IF functions), use date/time functions (i.e. DATE/NOW function), create/modify charts, sort/filter records, link worksheets.
An introductory course to the proper use of e-mail as a job related tool including sending clear messages, receiving, replying and deleting messages, disposing of junk mail and sending and opening file attachments. Overview of the basics of email etiquette.
This class is an 8-hour introduction to the use of PowerPoint. Upon completion, participants will be able to create/save a presentation, rearrange/delete/insert slides, format/modify text, format/insert photographs, add/modify shapes, use text in objects, WordArt, picture, clip art, tables, charts, diagrams, templates, themes, transitions, timing, speaker notes, slide show, and proof/run/print presentations.
Microsoft Windows 10 is the latest iteration of the popular Windows operating system. Student will learn the Windows 10 interface, Windows Store apps, work with the Windows 10 desktop, Microsoft Edge, how to customize the Windows 10 environment, how to use the Windows 10 security features, and more. Also covered in this class is the Microsoft Office 2016 suite. The suite offers considerable collaborative and teamwork features that turn Office from a tool for a single person into one that helps people work together.
An introductory course to the basic operations of Microsoft Word at the beginning level. Upon completion, students will be able to: create a document, enter text, save, print, close/open a file, insert/delete text, find/replace text, apply attributes/format text, and indent paragraphs, reset line/paragraph spacing and other popular functions.