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Gateway Offers Non-Credit, Low-Cost Keyboarding And Microsoft Skill Classes

Gateway Community & Technical College, through its Workforce Solutions Division, will offer three popular, low-cost classes this fall to help people improve their basic computer knowledge and skills.

Keyboarding, which teaches proper keying skills, will meet Sept. 12, 14, 19, and 21. The registration deadline if Sept. 6. Beginning Microsoft Word 2010 covers basic word processing functions with the latest release of Microsoft Word. The class meets Oct. 3, 5, 10 and 12, and the registration deadline in Sept. 26. Beginning Microsoft Excel 2010 teaches basic spreadsheet skills in the most recent Excel release. This class meets Nov. 7, 9, 14 and 16. The registration deadline is Oct. 31.

The classes will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 to 9 p.m. at the colleges Boone Campus, 500 Technology Way, Florence. The cost per course is $99 per person. For information or to register, contact Regina Schadler, 859-442-1170, or

The college will offer PowerPoint 2010 and Access 2010 classes in January and March 2012, respectively, and an Intermediate Excel 2010 class in April. For a complete course list, visit