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Courses and
Programs

At NCLC, we believe that effective learning doesn’t just come from memorizing or lecturing.  Active participation in the learning process entails analyzing, discussing and collaborating - in order to comprehend and retain.

 

All of our courses are designed to encourage deep mental processing and student engagement with the class material.

  • Facebook
    Course Description Upon completing this course, you will have a better understanding of the ever-changing world of Facebook. You'll be able to use all the features of Facebook with confidence. Topics Covered: Creating an Account Understand Timelines Understand Newsfeeds Interact and Share with Friends Securing Your Account Utilize Marketplace Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Intermediate Computers
    Course Description Now that we have covered the basics, this course will dive deeper into your computer and internet use. It will teach you how to safely download programs and maintain your operating system effectively. Topics Covered: Downloading Programs Using Security Programs Updating Operating System Working with Files Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Basic Computers
    Course Description In this course, you will learn about your computer. You will learn about the physical hardware as well as the basics of the internet and online safety.  It will give you the tools to be more confident in your computer use. Topics Covered: Computer Vocabulary Intro to Start Menu Intro to Task Bar Computer Keyboards Internet Basics Online Safety Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • iPhone and iPad
    Course Description In this course, you will be provided with the knowledge to successfully and safely navigate your iPhone or iPad. You will learn the basics and gain the confidence to utilize your device. Topics Covered: Create an Apple ID Download Apps & Games Physical Features Connect to Wifi Send Messages Take Pictures Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Internet Matters
    Course Description This course will give you the confidence to learn about the basics of computers and the internet. You can think of this course as the basics before the basics. Topics Covered: Getting Started Online Secure Passwords Internet Safety Secure Websites Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Health Matters
    Course Description This course will empower you to manage your health more effectively by increasing your confidence when talking about and making decisions regarding health issues with family, friends and health professionals. Topics Covered: Managing Your Health Advocating for Your Health Your Rights Your Responsibilities Basic Medical Terms Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Money Matters
    Course Description In this course, you will learn everything you need to know about budgeting, saving money, and navigating anything banking related. Topics Covered: Spending Plans Banking Basics Borrowing Money Ways to Save Smart Shopping Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • General Upgrading
    Course Description If you're looking for help with your literacy skills, we can work with you to custom tailor classes that will significantly improve your skills and overall confidence. Topics Covered: Reading Comprehension Writing Comprehension Basic Math Skills Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Budgeting
    Course Description In this course, you will learn how to take control of your money, spend wisely, and save effectively. Topics Covered: What is a Budget Determine Spending Habits Financial Organization Wants versus Needs Frugal Shopping Setting Realistic Goals Paying Off Debt Banking with Technology Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
    Course Description In this course, we will provide you with the knowledge to create your own presentations and slideshows in Microsoft PowerPoint. Topics Covered: Slideshow Creation Working with Text Applying Themes Pictures/Videos Smart Graphics Transitions Formatting/Alignment Spellcheck/Grammar Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Microsoft Outlook
    Course Description This course for Microsoft Outlook will teach you the basics of utilizing email effectively and safely for independence and employment. Topics Covered: Create an Email Account Email Terms Compose Emails Reply to Emails Contacts Adding Attachments Email Safety Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • UP Skills For Work
    Course Description This program helps you build your skills for learning, work, and life. It also allows you to learn new skills and to adapt to changes. Improving your skills can help you to build a good life for yourself. Topics Covered: Motivation Collaboration Reading Problem Solving Attitude Time Management Writing Confidence Accountability Adaptability Numeracy Communication Presentation Stress Management Digital Creativity & Innovation Improving upon your own skills Getting past learning barriers Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Point of Sale Systems
    Course Description This workshop will provide you with the hands on experience needed to confidently navigate a modern point-of-sale system to effectively work in the customer service industry. Topics Covered: Balancing a Till Entering New Inventory Customer Service Taking Payments Counting Change Entering Orders Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Microsoft Excel
    Course Description This course will provide you with the basic information needed to navigate and understand Microsoft Excel. Topics Covered: Creating Workbooks Save/Share Workbooks Toolbar Formatting/Alignment Locating Information Sort/Filter Data Inserting Charts Simple Formulas Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Microsoft Word
    Course Description This course will provide you with the starting tools to navigate and effectively utilize Microsoft Word. Along with the lessons, there are interactive assignments to solidify your knowledge. Topics Covered: Toolbar Create Documents Save/Share Documents Working with Text Formatting/Alignment Creating Tables Inserting Headers/Footers Spellcheck/Grammar Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Ontario G.E.D. Prep Course
    Course Description If you're looking to obtain your GED, we can help you get there! In this course, we'll help you work through the GED workbook and organize the final exam. Topics Covered: Reading Writing Math Sciences Social Studies Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Healthcare Prep
    Course Description This course was developed to assist those who might be interested in a career in healthcare. It will give you an insight into the field. This course is not a certification or training course. Topics Covered: Roles and Expectations Career Outlook Pros and Cons Required Essential Skills Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: No Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • Ontario G1 Prep Course
    Course Description Do you want help so you can be fully prepared to write your Ontario G1 License Test? We can help you fully understand the material and prepare you for the final test. Topics Covered: M.T.O. Driver's Handbook Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • ECE Prep Course
    Course Description Not to be confused with a certified program, this prep course will allow you to have an insight into Early Childhood Education and whether or not it would be the right career choice for you. Topics Covered: Roles and Expectations Career Outlook Pros and Cons Required Essential Skills Budgeting For Your Education Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: No Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
  • W.H.M.I.S.
    Course Description Are you looking to obtain your W.H.M.I.S. certificate? You have come to the right place! Learn everything you need to know about WHMIS, write your final quiz, and acquire your certificate - all in one day! Topics Covered: W.H.M.I.S. Overview Routes of Entry Hazard Classifications Pictograms Labels & Safety Data Sheets Training & Safety Guidelines Course Details Hours: Certificate of Completion: Yes Completion Requirements: Students must complete all course assignments and meet milestones
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