MATC-Watertown offers noncredit courses in fall
Madison College is now accepting registrations for fall noncredit courses.
The following courses are being offered at the Watertown campus:
-- Google Gmail, Sept. 17, 6-9 p.m.: Participants will learn how to navigate the new Gmail inbox, create customizable tabs to see what’s new at a glance, learn about the search functionality, view attachments instantly and create messages with a new composition function.
-- Google Calendar, Sept. 24, 6-9 p.m.: Participants will learn how to use Google’s free calendar that lets people share their calendar with friends, family and co-workers and view others, sync their calendar to their phone or tablet, track invitation RSVPs and sync with other desktop applications.
-- Personal Computer Intro., Oct. 1-15, Mondays and Thursdays, 6-9 p.m.: This is an overview of the PC for true beginners. Participants will become familiar with the keyboard, mouse, hardware terminology and software programs; use desktop icons, menus and Windows; and create and manage files and storage media.
-- Food Manager Safety (ServSafe), Oct. 16-Nov. 6, Tuesdays, 6-9 p.m.: This state-required sanitation certification course for food vendors is developed by the National Restaurant Association and is designed to provide the most current information on food safety and regulatory requirements. Through this training, students will increase their knowledge of food safety, food code requirements and practical application of food safety principles into daily operations.
-- Apple Device Basics, Nov. 1 and 8, 6-8:30 p.m.: Participants will learn how to adjust settings, increase battery life and use their cellular data efficiently on iPads or iPhones, as well as learn about cloud storage, composing messages and using the iTunes and Apps stores.
-- Basic Life Support CPR for Health Care Providers, Nov. 10, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.: This class is designed to provide health care professionals with the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.
Registration may be completed online at www.madisoncollege.edu or in person at Madison College-Watertown, 1300 W. Main St., from 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday. For more information, call the campus at 920-206-8000.