From assistance with specialized projects or transitions, to essential workshops and custom curriculum development, CBI's network of computer and IT experts is your single source for all technology training and guidance needs.
Looking to advance your career? Northampton's CBI is a leading provider of PC and Mac-based courses. Choose from high-level networking certifications, cyber security classes, Adobe, CAD and Flash instruction, as well as, a multitude of essential software programs, including Excel, QuickBooks and more. Our programs are conveniently offered onsite or online.
For businesses and their employees, our expert trainers assist with or facilitate sessions on a multitude of proven computer programs in a variety of formats. Specially tailored classes at your location are available in three to seven hour segments and include standardized workbooks or customized materials. We also offer customized assessment testing for your employees to help determine appropriate class levels, and we nurture their knowledge-base through user group meetings, the Lunch and Learn Series, and more informal Q&A sessions.
We can also partner with you to create "Virtual Universities". This growing option serves as a stand-alone or supplemental education opportunity to provide your employees 24/7 access to your specially chosen collection of courses.
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Software skills are crucial in the workplace, and NCC's computer training courses will help you master the most popular programs. Our courses in the Microsoft Office suite of software cover Excel, Access, Powerpoint and Word.
If you are just getting started on your PC, you can take introductory courses that familiarize you with Windows, the web and email. If you recently converted to a Mac, we offer basic operating system classes and popular programs like iMovie, iPhoto and GarageBand. Looking for a quicker way to get up to speed? Consider our PC Boot Camps, concentrated classes that will help you turn out high-quality documents using Word, Excel, Access and more in just four or five days.
View for a full listing of computer training courses that are currently available for registration.
Networking and Technician Training
Computers are an essential part of every business, and the need for IT technicians and networking professionals remains strong. NCC's training courses can prepare you for certification exams or help you brush up your skills. In a field that is continually changing, our classes lay the foundation that allows you to adapt. We offer our courses on campus and online.
View the list for available courses. Use keywords such as "networking" and "IT technician" to find the full range of classes.
Computer-Aided Design and Solidworks
Our CAD program trains designers, drafters and engineers in AutoCAD, the market leader for creating drawings on the PC. Learn the skills needed to edit, draw, work with dimensions, draft a blueprint, model space and more using the latest software. The program also trains in Solidworks, a 3D mechanical CAD program that provides creative professionals with the tools they need to design new and innovative products.
You can find available computer-aided design courses by visiting our course search page. Use the keywords "CAD" and "Solidworks."
New! Medical Secretary
Obtain the tools necessary to be successful performing office duties and recordkeeping functions within a medical office, including computer applications, medical terminology, community health topics, and effective communication and customer service. Adult Mental Health First Aid and First Aid/CPR and AED certifications are also included. To be notified when the next session is open for registration please click here.