Computer and Information Technology

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Computer courses train students for a new career in information technology and enhance existing skills. From the novice user to the network system analyst, computer training has the diversity to help achieve lifelong learning goals.

For employers, the Corporate Learning Center offers group training or assists in sponsoring staff in publicly offered sessions. Learn more by calling 704.330.4660.

Basic Computer Skills

Basic Computer Skill courses make learners feel comfortable learning the new technologies and moving forward into the world of technology.

Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners (ETG 8062)
Introduction to Computers and Keyboarding (DPX 7000)
Introduction to PC Troubleshooting (ETG 8063)
Introduction to Windows 8 (ETG 8061)
iPhone 101 (MMG 8001)
Keyboarding (ETG 8060)
Microsoft Office 2013 Boot Camp (BTC 8010)

CAD

The Computer-aided design (CAD) courses offered are short-term and taught by industry experts. Learn CAD to increase productivity, improve the quality of design and improve communications through documentation. Classes are offered in CAD, Inventor and Revit.

AutoCAD (CAD 7012)
AutoCAD Advanced (CAD 7007)
AutoCAD 3D Drawing and Modeling (CAD 7104)
Basic Blueprint Reading & Drafting for CAD (CAD 7006)
Inventor: Introduction to Solid Modeling (CAD 7105)
Revit Architecture Certificate (CAD 7201)

Certiport Testing Center

Certiport was established in 1997 to validate computer skills and knowledge through performance-based testing. Testing for IT certifications includes Microsoft Technology Associate,  Adobe® Certified Associate, Autodesk Certified User, and CompTIA Strata™ IT Fundamentals.

Data Management and Analytics

There is a program for the business analyst, project manager or developer. Learn the technical skills for career enhancement in Database Management/Administration and/or Business Intelligence/Data Analytics.

Digital and Social Media

Digital Media is the major form of advertising and marketing. Learn how to move art and create digital masterpieces in film, photography, art and Web using Adobe and Apple products. Take marketing to the next level by learning the secrets behind the power of social media marketing. Class participants benefit with personal marketing to boost career opportunities and their companies benefit, as well from tools taught in these courses.

IT Infrastructure

Every company requires a strong IT Infrastructure to support day-to-day business operations. ComputerWorld Magazine rates Infrastructure skills in their top four IT skills needed in today's workplace. Begin a career in help desk/technical Support and move to network/security management roles. All courses refer to the skills required on most industry-specific certification exams, including CompTIA and Microsoft.

Programming and App Development

ComputerWorld Magazine reports that programming is the number one skill needed today. Enter the exciting world of application development. CPCC classes range from basic coding to both front-end and back-end operations of Web development. Both online and instructor-led courses are offered.

SAP

Online courses for this German-made enterprise software program are designed to establish a foundational skill level in one or more phases of the enterprise. SAP is used in many Charlotte-based companies, like Siemens, to help manage business operations and customer relations.

SAP 7001:   ERP Basics - Integration of Business Processes (TERPE)
SAP 7002:   ERP Financials -Management Accounting (TFIN2E)
SAP 7003:   ERP Financials - Accounting (TFIN5E)
SAP 7004:   ERP Procurement -  Materials Management (TSCM5E)
SAP 7005:   ERP Human Capital Management - Management and Administration (THR1E)

CAD 7006. Basic Blueprint Reading for Cad. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Achieve competence in reading and interpreting industrial drawings. Learn the basic principles, concepts, ANSI and SI Metric drafting symbols and standards, terminology, and other related technical information contained on a CAD drawing. This course is required for the AutoCAD Certificate. Register no later than 14 days prior to class to allow for ordering textbook.

CAD 7007. AutoCAD Advanced. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Learn advanced techniques and greater proficiency in use of AutoCAD. Recognize the best tool for the task, the best way to use that tool and how to create new tools to accomplish tasks more efficiently. This course is required for the AutoCAD Certificate. Must register no later than two weeks prior to class to allow for ordering books.

CAD 7104. AutoCAD 3D Drawing and Modeling. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course is designed for users who have a good working skill level in the AutoCAD software and proficient with the 2D commands. Expand your knowledge in the fundamentals of 3D and explore the main features of the advanced 3D modeling work space. This course is required for the AutoCAD Certificate. Register no later than 14 days prior to class to allow for ordering textbook.

CAD 7105. Inventor: Introduction to Solid Modeling. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Autodesk® Inventor® mechanical design software takes engineers beyond 3D to Digital Prototyping by enabling them to design, visualize, and simulate products before they are ever built.

CAD 7201. Revit Architecture Certificate. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

The Autodesk® Revit® software is a powerful Building Information Modeling (BIM) program that works the way architects think. Learn the design process through the use of a central 3D model, where changes made in one view update across all views and on the printable sheets. An understanding of architectural terminology is an asset. Register no later than 14 days prior to class to allow for ordering textbooks.

MMG 8001. iPhone 101. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Are you frustrated with your mobile device? Then you are ready to unlock the power of your iPhone and learning how to keep your iPhone working just the way you want. This course is taught in a nontechnical approach for individuals who simply want to discover how to effectively utilize key applications (apps) and features that are part of the iPhone.

ETG 8060. Keyboarding. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

If you want to learn touch-typing or improve your existing typing skills, this is the perfect course for you. In these lessons, you'll use the Keyboarding Pro 5 program, a typing tutorial designed for personal computers, to learn how to touch-type-that is, to type text you read from a printed page or a computer screen without looking at your keyboard. Offered in partnership with ed2go.

ETG 8061. Introduction to Windows 8. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Welcome to the world of Microsoft Windows 8. It's a robust, powerful operating system that gives you an efficient way to manage all the apps, programs, files and folders you use regularly. In this course, you'll learn the basics so you can make the most of this operating system for both work and fun. Offered in partnership with ed2go.

ETG 8062. Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

If you're thinking of starting a blog or just beginning one, this course is for you. Perhaps you'd like to try out podcasting too. You can, and it's easy. In this course, you'll learn how to create, manage and promote your own blog and audio and video podcast using tools that you already have on your computer-no paid software or equipment is needed. Offered in partnership with ed2go.

ETG 8063. Introduction to PC Troubleshooting. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

Don't spend your hard-earned cash on expensive PC repairs. The vast majority of the problems people experience with their computers are completely avoidable, and most can be solved with nothing more than a few minutes of your time. This course takes you step by step through the typical hardware and operating system problems encountered by technicians, teaching troubleshooting techniques to decipher any problem, and giving you the skills you need to solve them. Offered in partnership with ed2go.

SAP 7001. ERP Basics: Integration of Business Processes (TERPE). 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course is appropriate for: Customers and consultants who are new to the SAP ERP solution Customers and consultants with expertise in a specific ERP business process area who want to expand their general knowledge of all business processes IT professionals who will be supporting the business processes used by their organizations. Project team members, who need an understanding of the key integration points between business disciplines supporting business process cycles. Power/Super Users and End Users who want a better understanding of the total business process cycle.

SAP 7002. Sap (online) - Financial Accounting. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

The target audience is for Solution Consultants, SAP Consultants or Project Team Members. This online course offers comprehensive training in a convenient and cost effective manner. You are provided three months of access to a self-paced learning environment that enables you to achieve expertise in SAP Financials Accounting and prepare for the certification exam.

SAP 7003. SAP ERP Financials: Management Accounting (TFIN2E). 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

The target audience is for Solution Consultants, SAP Consultants or Project Team Members. This online course offers comprehensive training in a convenient and cost effective manner. You are provided three months of access to a self-paced learning environment that enables you to achieve expertise in SAP Financials Accounting and prepare for the certification exam.

SAP 7004. Sap (online) - Materials Management. 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course has been designed for entry-level procurement consultants who intend to pursue an SAP Associate Certification in SAP ERP Procurement. This course covers the most critical procurement and inventory management functions, and configuration requirements you'll need to know for implementing the SAP MM module. Through voice-over e- learning, demos, simulations and system access to practice the exercises you will be able to work through many business transactions leading to increased confidence in being able to apply what you have learned, in subsequent projects.

SAP 7005. ERP Human Capital Management: Management and Administration (THR1E). 0.0 Hours. Class-440.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course has been designed for entry-level HR consultants who intend to pursue an SAP Associate Certification in SAP Human Capital Management. This course covers the most critical human capital management functions and configuration requirements needed for implementing the SAP HCM module. Practice exercises are provided through voice-over, e-learning, demos, simulations and system access to help you work through many business transactions.