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Office Specialist

043393  

Dates: March 20 - May 2, 2017

Days: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Fee: $595 (Scholarships available!)

Adults 18+  may qualify for a scholarship through the Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services’ Employment & Training Division. For more scholarship information contact The Job Market!   Phone: (707) 441-5627   Web: www.thejobmarket.org/upcomingtrainings

Class Limit: 16

Location: CR Community Education 525 D street Eureka, Computer Lab 105

Instructor: Laura Wolfsen

Office Specialist is a hands-on technology class with team projects and role-playing scenarios to help you build the skills for that perfect entry-level office job. Students will learn the following skills:

Microsoft Office 2013;  Word & Excel

  • Phone Skills & Etiquette
  • Business Communication Practices
  • Customer Service
  • Receptionist Skills
  • Front Desk Management
  • Basic Business Writing
  • Fundamentals of Business Organization


Medical Billing and Coding

Date: April 11 - July 13, 2017

Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Fee: $1,899

Class Limit: 16

Location: CR Community Education 525 D St. Eureka, Room 105

Instructor: Charlene DiGiacomo

Flyer: Click here.

This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using CPT and ICD-10 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, appeal denied claims and use generic forms to streamline billing procedures. This course covers the following areas: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic processes for medical insurance and third party reimbursements. Students will learn how to find the service and codes using manuals: CPT, ICD-10 and HCPCS. After obtaining the practical work experience (6 months - 2 years), students who complete this course could be qualified to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders - Certified Professional Coder Exam, American Health Information Association Certified Coding Associate exam or other national certification exams.


Loan Document Signing Specialist

042555

Date: April 17, 2017

Days: Monday

Time: 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Fee: $135 

Class Limit: 22

Location: CR Community Education 525 D St. Eureka, Room 111

Instructor: Masters Notary Academy

Flyer: Click here.

This course will provide students with information on the duties and responsibilities of both the Notary Public and Loan Signing Specialist, which will enable student to acquire the essential knowledge and skills to be successful in this career field. After completing the course, students will be able to identify and understand the different types of loan documents with sufficient knowledge to explain them to the client, if requested.

 


Notary

042553 

Date: April 18, 2017

Days: Tuesday

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Fee: $105 (Plus a $40 check made payable to the Secretary of State)

Class Limit: 23

Location: CR Community Education 333 6th St. Suite B

Instructor: Masters Notary Academy

Flyer: Click here.

Masters Notary Academy shall present the approved Notary Public course for the State of California. We shall provide the necessary materials required for the class including: an extensive workbook, State paperwork, code book and handouts necessary for the course. All materials will be distributed in class. Our course is structured to accommodate the newly commissioned or re-commissioning notary requiring the mandatory 6 hours of instruction required by the state exam. Please call us regarding re-test (only for students who have taken this course with us and not passed).

The following items will be used to create a packet to be sent to the State of California:

Please bring a $40 check payable to the Secretary of State.

  • Passport Photos: Please bring one, or be prepared to take one during the class(fee applies).
  • LiveScan: Instructor will address in class.


Beginning Bookkeeping

042234

Dates: May 9 - June 27, 2017

Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Fee: $595

Class Limit: 16

Location: CR Community Education 525 D street Eureka, Computer Lab 105

Instructor: Pat Willie

This class focuses on the fundamentals of bookkeeping, while adding hands-on applications and system building for beginning Bookkeepers. The class emphasizes bookkeeping for the small business environment by utilizing and learning the popular bookkeeping software tool — QuickBooks.    

Students will learn:

  • Bank Reconciliations and Deposits
  • Intro to Basic Payroll
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Accounts Payable
  • General Journal Entries
  • Standard Office
  • Organizational Techniques & Practices
  • Basic Financial Reports
  • Basic Spreadsheet Building
  • QuickBooks


Excel Intermediate

042340

Dates: May 9, 11, 16 & 18, 2017

Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Fee: $325

Class Limit: 16

Location: CR Community Education 333 6th street Eureka, CA

Instructor: Deb Silva

Learn to work with basic analytical tools in Microsoft Excel 2013 to make your worksheets work more efficiently. Get introduced to pivot table techniques to get better ideas on what your business data is telling you.  Learn more about conditional formatting, advance filtering, and how to connect your data in one spreadsheet to another.  We will cover basic functions and formula building along with more advanced IF formulas, horizontal and vertical look-up applications as well.  Practice printing your spreadsheet and learn tips about professional formatting.  This course is completely hands on in Community Education’s computer lab.

Learn how to:

  • make an objective and plan for your data
  • create and use pivot tables
  • link cells from one spreadsheet to another
  • create pivot tables for office application
  • sort and filter data; name cells and table ranges
  • decipher and build nested formulas and functions
  • learn uses for horizontal and vertical look-ups
  • consolidate multiple worksheets into
  • explore making your data work for you


Intermediate Bookkeeping

042235

Dates: To Be Announced.

Days: Mondays & Wednesdays

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Fee: $595

Class Limit: 16

Location: CR Community Education 525 D street Eureka, Computer Lab 105

Instructor: TBD

This 8-week course studies areas of full-charge bookkeeping—the accounting cycle steps, payroll, asset documentation, along with the essential accompanying organizational and regulatory reports.  Working from both hand calculations and QuickBooks, students will gain skills with payroll processes.   

Students will learn:

  • Organize, build, and manage items in QuickBooks.
  • Build a simple depreciation schedule and document capital asset purchases.
  • Handle monthly/quarterly and year-end tax deposits and filings.
  • Support the building and management of good customer and supplier relationships.  


Community and Social Services Training

042337

Dates: To Be Announced

Days: Mondays & Wednesdays

Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Fee: $650 (Scholarships available!)

Adults 18+  may qualify for a scholarship through the Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services’ Employment & Training Division. For more scholarship information contact The Job Market!   Phone: (707) 441-5627   Web: www.thejobmarket.org/upcomingtrainings

Class Limit: 16

Location: CR Community Education 525 D street Eureka, Computer Lab 105

Instructor: TBD

Learn about best practices while building an understanding for the empathy, confidentiality, and self-awareness the field of social services demands. Entry-Level Externship opportunities are available.  Please ask for more information when registering.

  • Assessment techniques
  • The importance of understanding human relationships
  • General communication and organizational techniques
  • Ethics in social services

  • Eureka Main Campus
  • 7351 Tompkins Hill Rd
  • Eureka, CA 95501
  • 707-476-4100
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