Open Courses in North Yorkshire

Our next series of interactive training workshops will take place in September and October 2017, at the Evolution Business Centre in Northallerton. To ensure every participant receives individual attention places will be limited to a maximum of 12 attendees - book early to ensure you don't miss out.

Designed for highly qualified intelligent professionals these hands-on courses will be delivered at pace. No rocket-science (though that can be arranged) just lots and lots of hints, tips and tricks that will save you hours of time.

Online Business Promotion & Communication: Twitter, LinkedIn & Email Marketing

Monday 18th September 2017

9.30am to 12.30pm

You've set up a Twitter account and created a LinkedIn profile. What do you do now?

If you want more followers & connections, website traffic, or business leads, this workshop is for you.

It will guide you through the necessary skills and techniques required to implement strategies which will reach your target audience and empower you to get results.

Microsoft Refresher - Microsoft Word - Improved Results with Less Effort

Monday 25th September 2017

9.30am to 12.30pm

This course advances users from the early stages of word processing and assumes a fundamental familiarity with Microsoft Windows software.

The general navigational skills will be demonstrated and practiced in Microsoft Word and the skills and knowledge acquired can be transferred and applied to other Microsoft programmes such as Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint

Attendees will learn to use the toolbars and menu systems to their best advantage and gain a fast, practical knowledge of the powerful features of the package. Becoming more proficient in the use of the software will save valuable time and empower users to efficiently produce a wide range of differing documents to the highest standard.

Microsoft Excel - Excel with Spreadsheets - Managing Information and Data

Monday 9th October 2017

9.30am to 12.30pm

This course assumes some familiarity with a spreadsheet application. We will briefly revise efficient use of menus and tool bars, learn methods for faster and more accurate data entry, and consider some simple formulae to perform basic calculations. However this course is very much about managing information and making better use of existing data. We will consider, how we can create spreadsheets by extracting data from other sources. Making use of up-to-date current applications such as LinkedIn contacts. Extracting, editing, sorting and filtering to produce mailing lists to keep in touch with colleagues or clients. Exporting data from a spreadsheet to an email contact system, to a database or free online services such as surveys, questionnaires, event invitations or marketing campaigns

With a little training from an understanding and very patient individual you can build confidence, become computer savvy and really appreciate how to make your computer work harder so you don't have to

  • All three workshops are hands-on so delegates will need to bring their own laptop with Microsoft Office 365 (2007, 2010, 2013 or 2016).
  • Free parking is available and refreshments will be provided.
  • The cost of each 3 hour workshop is £65.
  • For more information or to book a place please click here to complete the online form, call Gill on 07531 013505 or send an email to
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If you have recognised the importance of IT Skills to your business growth and success but the location, dates, times or course contents are not suitable, allow us to provide you with a more personalised learning experience in the comfort and convenience of your workplace.

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