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May 2018

Mac OS X: Level 3 – File Management

May 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$39
Mac File Management Class

Mac OS X Level 3 Class Description: This class is essential, and everyone should take it so that they're using their computer effectively and efficiently! We’ll show you how to save files of all types in the right place every time! If your Desktop is covered with icons or your Documents folder is one long list of mysterious file names, we’ll clean up your computer, and create a Finder filing system that makes sense. Last but not least, we’ll show…

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Safari Surfing

May 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$39

Safari Surfing Class Description: Did you know you can use iCloud Tabs to instantly “hand off” webpages from your iPhone/iPad to your computer and back again? When you download something, where does it go? We’ll answer all these questions and play with a number of slick features that make surfing the internet a pleasure. The class will be recorded and saved in "My Class Recordings" for you to review at your convenience! Instructional Level: Beginner through Intermediate Who should take this…

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QB Payments: Merchant Services

May 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT
Free

QB Payments: Merchant Services If you use QBO, take credit cards with QB Payments. The rates are competitive with Square and PayPal. Even better, save time and money with automation. Your clients can pay their invoices online. You can run recurring payments automatically. QuickBooks Online takes the fees out in separate transaction, instead of deducting them from the bank deposit and confusing you, like PayPal does. And best of all, QuickBooks will batch deposit payments so that you don’t have…

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Learn Excel in 3 Hours Flat

May 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$59
Udemy Course Learn Excel in 3 Hours Flat

Excel in 3 Hours Class Description: Crunching numbers in a spreadsheet is only daunting until you know what you’re doing. Our 3-hour class teaches you the essentials of not just beginning-level Excel, but some of the more advanced features that are essential to working with your numbers. We focus on the tools that will be most useful to you at work. It doesn’t matter what version of the PC or Mac operating system you’re using. The techniques we will cover…

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June 2018

Pages: Word Processing on a Mac

June 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$39
Intro to Pages: Word Processing on a Mac Class in Portland, OR

Pages: Word Processing on a Mac Class Description: Pages features stunning templates and word processing features that give Word a run for its money. Make brochures, newsletters, invitations, posters, flyers, stationery, and more with iWork's Desktop Publishing program. You won't believe how easy it is to make elegant, snazzy, professional publications without knowing anything about design! The class will be recorded and saved in "My Class Recordings" for you to review at your convenience! Instructional Level: Beginner through Advanced Course…

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Numbers: Spreadsheets on a Mac

June 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$39
iWork Numbers Class

Numbers: Spreadsheets on a Mac Course Description: Numbers, the easy-to-use iWork program, Apple's equivalent of Excel for crunching numbers, makes math easy and pretty! Learn how to build and format a spreadsheet complete with formulas, formatting, and charts. The class will be recorded and saved in "My Class Recordings" for you to review at your convenience! Instructional Level: Beginner through Advanced Course Length: 2 hours Requirements: Numbers software from the App Store Who should take this class? Mac users who…

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Introduction to QBO (QuickBooks Online)

June 6 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$199
QuickBooks Setup & Training

Intro to QBO Class Description: If you run a business, keeping good financial records is crucial to your business decisions and your tax returns! Learn how to manage your company by using QuickBooks Online, the web-based version.  No prerequisite knowledge needed. We will provide you with a with a free QuickBooks manual where you can take notes. The class will be recorded and saved in "My Class Recordings" for you to review at your convenience! Instructional Level: Beginner through Intermediate Course Length:…

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QBOA Tools: Work, Projects, and Apps

June 13 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$59
QuickBooks Setup & Training

QBOA Tools: Work, Projects, and Apps Class Description: Intuit has introduced new Practice Management tools inside QuickBooks Online for Accountants (QBOA). Join us to learn about the Work, Apps, Projects, and My Accountant tools in your QBOA interface.  Track client deadlines and to-dos, delegate tasks to your team, have conversations with clients, and share documents including bank statements. Now you can do it all right inside QuickBooks Online! The class will be recorded and saved in "My Class Recordings" for you…

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iPhone and iPad: Level 1 – All The Basics

June 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$39
iPhone and iPad Basics class in Portland, OR

iPhone and iPad Level 1 Class Description: Get to know your iPad or iPhone! We’ll start with the fundamentals, and throw in a ton of tips and tricks that make it fun and easy to use. Discover how to synchronize it to your computer, use the keyboard, and buy Apps from the App Store. Get to know your device at a deeper level, both as a life-enriching tool and an entertaining toy. The class will be recorded and saved in…

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iPhone and iPad: Level 2 – SIRI and Apps

June 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$39
Siri and Dictation class in Portland, OR

iPhone and iPad Level 2 Class Description: Now that you know the ins and outs of iOS, we will delve into a variety of the apps that are provided and how they work together to make your life better. We will get to know SIRI and how to use the built-in personal assistant to achieve amazing things like: sending text messages and emails, create reminders, checking the weather, getting a restaurant reservation and much more! The class will be recorded…

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Practical QuickBooks: Bank Feeds and Reconciling

June 27 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$39
QuickBooks Setup & Training

Practical QuickBooks: Bank Feeds and Reconciling Class Description One of the newest features in accounting software like QuickBooks is the opportunity to connect your bank accounts and credit cards. This allows you to pull in your transactions and classify them automatically, instead of entering everything in by hand. But…it has some interesting quirks you need to know about, as well as automation features like Rules that do the work for you. Once you’re up to date, we’ll also show you how…

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iPhone and iPad: Level 3 – Camera, Photos, and the iCloud Photo Library

June 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$39

iPhone and iPad Level 3 Class Description: The iCloud Photo Library and the Photo Stream are iCloud features that allow you to sync your pictures between your computer, iPad, and iPhone. Learn how to set them up, select the right sync options for your needs, and share your photo libraries with your family. The class will be recorded and saved in "My Class Recordings" for you to review at your convenience! Instructional Level Beginner through Advanced Course Length 2 hours…

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iPhone and iPad: Level 4 – iCloud, Apple IDs, and Syncing

June 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm PDT
PELA (Portland English Language Academy), 2007 Lloyd Center
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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$39

iPhone and iPad Level 4 Class Description: Are you out of the house a lot? Now you can leave your computer at home and still use your email, contacts, calendar, and files. iCloud allows you to access your data from any computer, iPad or iPhone. We’ll discuss Apple IDs and what they give us access to, like Facetime, iMessages and brand new features like Text and Phone call forwarding. Do you still need to plug in to your computer? We’ll…

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Take our classes in 3 different ways:

  • Live in person. Bring your own computer for hands-on learning.
  • Virtual Class. Attend from home or the office in an interactive classroom experience! You can even raise your hand when you have questions.
  • Watch later. All our classes are recorded, and this option allows you forever access…plus a 10-minute phone call to ask questions.

Click here to download our entire Course Guide. Don’t see the class you want on the schedule? Jamie and Alicia are also available for individual instruction and support. Contact us at 503-406-6550 or fill in this form and we’ll be happy to help.

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