Johnston Community College has scheduled the following continuing education classes. To register for a class, call 919-209-2522. For details about a class, call the Johnston County Workforce Development Center at 919-209-2591.
Beginner’s Guide to Computer Operations – 6-9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, from Aug. 22 to Sept. 9, at the Johnston County Workforce Development Center, 135 Bestwood Drive, Clayton. The class focuses on basic keyboarding, document creation, opening and closing programs, file management, the Internet and email. The $125 fee might be waived.
MS Office Suite 2013 Level 1 – 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, from Sept. 6 through Sept. 29, at the Workforce Development Center. Learn Microsoft’s word-processing, spreadsheet, presentation and publishing programs. The fee is $73.
MS Word Certification Prep – 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, from Oct. 4 through Nov. 3, at the Workforce Development Center. This course prepares students for the MS Word certification exam. The fee is $125.
Custodial Maintenance – 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, from Aug. 16 through Nov. 29, in Room A108 in the Elsee Building on JCC’s main campus, 245 College Road, Smithfield. Topics are cleaning chemicals, floor-care equipment, maintaining floors, restroom care, carpet and upholstery care and workplace readiness. The fee is $180.
Free business seminars
The Small Business Center at Johnston Community College has scheduled the following free seminars. To register for a class, call 919-209-2224 or 919-209-2105, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or go to johnstoncc.edu/continuing-education/small-business-center.aspx.
N.C. Wages and Hours for Your Small Business – 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6.
How to Do the 501(c)3 Thing – 1-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8.
Cash Flow – A Necessity in the Survival of Your Small Business – 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13.
Grant Writing 101 & Fundraising for a Small Nonprofit – 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14.
Financing Options for a Small Business – 6-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15.
How to Get Financing for Your Small Business – 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20.
Is Your Small Business Google-ized? – 1-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22.
Get Your Business Online with Google – 4-5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22.
Basic Bookkeeping for a Small Business – 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27.
Recordkeeping for Your Small Business – 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29.