Courses

This fundamental course covers Adobe Photoshop CC most commonly used tools, menus and panels. You'll learn all the basics of Photoshop to effectively work with selection and editing tools, layers, and masks to edit, retouch and enhance existing images or create your own composite digital art work. Impress your business organization, friends and family by enhancing their photos and create magazine cover quality enhanced images. Access to Adobe Photoshop software required.


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Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners will teach you how to plan and create your very own blog and podcast. Through hands-on exercises, you will discover the benefits of using free web tools like Blogger, WordPress, Audacity, and YouTube. You will find that creating a blog and podcast is much easier than you ever imagined. This is an ed2go class - see ed2go listings for registration instructions (ed2go.com/umpqua).


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Do you want to learn more and feel more comfortable with your computer? This class is for you. Learn basic commands and terminology, use a mouse or keyboard and multitasking with Windows 10. You will also learn to keep track of all your information by using Windows file management. Explore keyboard shortcuts and media player. This class is recommended for people who do not have computer experience. Early registration is encouraged for this popular class.
Gold card members use discount code GOLD at checkout. $89


April 13-22, 2021, 04:15pm, CWT 11
This class is the next step in getting comfortable with and understanding your computer. Explore the Microsoft store and learn about applications; how to install, launch and customize your privacy. You will explore the internet and dive into word processing, spreadsheets, sticky notes and much more. Learn to use the personalization settings and make your computer your own. Early registration is encouraged for this class.
Gold card member use discount code GOLD at checkout. $89


April 27, 2021 to May 6, 2021, 04:15pm, CWT 11
Learn the basics of HTML so you can design, create, and post your very own site on the Web.


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Learn powerful graphic design techniques and build websites that are both attractive and wickedly effective.


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Discover Digital Photography is designed for the novice photographer with no previous experience with digital cameras. This is an ed2go class - see ed2go listings for registration instructions (ed2go.com/umpqua).


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Learn more about what the popular MS Excel program can do for you! In this Basic Excel class, learn features such as creating, navigating, formatting and editing worksheets and workbooks. Enter various types of data, work with common formulas and functions. Learn the shortcuts.


May 3-5, 2021, 05:00pm, Remote - Zoom
Go beyond SUM and expand on the knowledge learned in the basics course. Explore other basic functions, learn basic trouble shooting, create simple graphs and learn to link functions across multiple sheets. Instructor: L. Way


May 10-12, 2021, 05:00pm, Remote - Zoom
Games are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment. This course provides a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment. By completing this course, you can take the first steps into understanding game design and how it can be applied in your field. Visit http://www.yougotclass.org/catalog-complete.cfm/Umpqua for more information. ONLINE COURSE


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Online auctions match buyers with sellers in a global marketplace for almost any item. If you've ever dreamed of working from home or just earning extra income by buying and selling goods online, this course will guide you every step of the way!In this course, you will gain all of the knowledge necessary for success in the online marketplace. You'll learn how to create titles that get noticed, how to craft advertising copy that sells items quickly and for top dollar, and how to create and upload photos of the items you are selling. You'll also learn how to safely conduct financial transactions, how to accept credit card payments, and how to pack and ship any item hassle-free. If you're a buyer, you'll learn how to value almost any item up for auction, how to get the best possible price, how to protect yourself against fraud, and how to compete effectively against other bidders.


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Zoom video conferencing has become the new way to meet and keep in touch with friends and family. Businesses are utilizing zoom to hold meetings, webinars, and trainings while schools are teaching classes using this virtual platform. Join this class and learn how to create an account and useful tips and tricks for getting started. The next best thing to being face-to-face!


Thursday, April 22, 2021, 05:30pm, Remote - Zoom
Thursday, May 20, 2021, 05:30pm, Remote - Zoom
Must-have skills to succeed in the workplace include the ability to create, edit and manage presentations in MS PowerPoint, documents in MS Word, email and calendars in MS Outlook, and spreadsheets in MS Excel. Microsoft Office Suite of applications is the most used software tool today. Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of MS Office change over time. Master the most common uses so that you can work faster and more efficiently. You will leave class with a set of skills that are a workplace requirement. Visit http://www.yougotclass.org/catalog-complete.cfm/Umpqua for more information. ONLINE COURSE


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Set up a company file, build a chart of accounts, enter check and cash transactions, reconcile bank statements, study AP/AR, create reports, and more. Prior computer experience recommended. Suggested for users who are new to QuickBooks. Please bring a flash drive to class with you.


April 13-20, 2021, 02:00pm, UBC Conference Room

Social Media & Online Marketing: This 8-week course is for those business owners who are ready to standout inthe competitive world of online marketing. Course Instructor and Small BusinessDevelopment Center Advisor, Justin Deedon can help you make an impact.




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How do you keep track of the day-to-day financial transactions of a business? Whether you are looking to advance in your career, or you're an entrepreneur, (or maybe you are a part of a family business), this course will help you if you are looking to understand the numbers. The Basics of Bookkeeping course will help you understand, and know how to record, every penny that comes into your business and every penny that goes out of your business. Contact at 541-440-4668 to register. Must be registered by 2/28/21. Visit http://www.yougotclass.org/catalog-complete.cfm/Umpqua for more information.


May 3-28, 2021, 12:00am, UGOTCLASS
"Optimizing your Zoom experience starting with the Basics progressing through the Essentials and more. We'll cover joining and hosting Zoom meetings and the basic features of a Zoom meeting then transition into essential features needed for a work meeting environment. We'll end with added Features that will enhance your Zoom meeting experience, all while giving in- class time to practice, ask questions and get instructor assistance."


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