Computer technology skills are in great demand by employers today, and any person who can demonstrate computer literacy is more likely to find work before those without computer skills. Jamestown Community College offers a wide variety of computer classes in both the face-to-face classroom and web-based formats.
Our computer training is design to help students improve their knowledge of computer technology, whether for career advancement or personal improvement. Wherever you are on the timeline of life, JCC’s continuing education computer courses make your ramble a bit easier and little more fun. Call 716.363.6500 for more information.
Social Media Marketing
November 3 and 10, M, 9-11 a.m.
NCTC 122, #5596, $67
Are you looking for a free and easy way to market your business online? If so, this social media marketing class is perfect for you! In this class, you'll be shown how to set up social media accounts like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Youtube; learn what type of social media tool is best for your business; learn social media ethics; and much more! Learn how to quickly engage your social media followers so that information about your business can spread.
November 5, W, 9-11 a.m.
NCTC 122, #5592, $27
Are you looking to start selling online? In this class, we will look at e-commerce options such as Shopify, Big Commerce, and even a way to use a Wordpress website as an online storefront. You don't have to recreate the wheel and build an expensive online shop from the ground up. Learn ways to get your shop up quickly and easily, with minimal upfront costs.
Intro to WordPress Websites
November 12 and 19, W, 2-4 p.m.
NCTC 122, #5593, $67
WordPress is a free content management system that has everything you need to build a website. Start with the quick (5 minute) and easy installation; then start building your website. Learn to manage local and remote servers, configure the site, add content, and monitor site usage. Working with WordPress, students will learn how to apply themes, edit existing themes, and create a unique theme. You will be able to get your site up and running during this workshop or take over the management of a website for your organization.
November 17 and 24, M, 2-4 p.m.
NCTC 122, #5597, $67
Did you know that e-mail is still one of the most effective ways to connect with your customers? In this class, you will learn about the techniques of effective e-mail marketing. You will create, design, and send your own personalized e-mail as well as learn how to build your own e-mail lists.
November 18, T, 2-4 p.m.
NCTC 122, #5599, $27
Are you looking to get valuable insight from your customers? Try sending them online for a survey! In this class you will learn how to setup an online form, track the responses and learn what the results mean to your business.