Course Code: GES874
Receive an overview of the Access User Interface. Understand how Access functions and how it can make you more productive in your professional life.
Continue on to learning about the program’s fundamentals, including tables and their views, queries, forms, reports, databases, and access terms.
Test your knowledge of the first half of the course during an introductory exam. This test will assess your knowledge and prepare you for the second portion of the class.
Learn about advanced Microsoft Access topics including advanced takes on relationships and queries.
Finish the advanced portion of the class by learning accelerated ways in which to use table functions, forms, reports, macros, and completing the desktop application.
Review the material you’ve covered during the course and prepare to take your Microsoft Access final exam. Once you’ve completed the test, you’ll be able to sit for the Microsoft Office Specialist certification exam.
Tracy Berry has helped many organizations optimize and streamline data solutions. She teaches both onsite and online courses and has her CTT (Certified Technical Trainer) certification. Tracy specializes in teaching graphics, desktop publishing, web design, reporting/productivity applications, Microsoft Office, as well as the creation of online courses with software from leading vendors. Tracy has been a senior graphic designer/programmer, instructor, and consultant since 1993. She has developed hundreds of logos, marketing materials, websites, and multimedia solutions for customers worldwide, including involvement in large corporate software rollouts. Tracy is also an expert in all Microsoft Office programs.
Note: This course is supported by multiple instructors at Webucator, a national training and courseware development company, all of whom are experts in their fields.
Students should be familiar with using a personal computer, mouse, and keyboard. They should be comfortable in a Windows environment, and have the ability to launch and close activities and navigate to information stored on the computer. They should also have an ability to manage files and folders.
This online program can only be taken on a PC; it is not Mac compatible. It is compatible with Windows XP and later operating systems and you will need the latest version of Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari. We highly recommend that you use Firefox or Chrome in place of other web browsers. Adobe Acrobat Reader or an alternative software application to open and read PDF files is required. Manuals are included as downloadable PDFs throughout the program. Students will need to have Access 2016 already installed as there is no free trial.
Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.
All of our programs are self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start them when you want and finish them at your own pace. When you register, you’ll receive six (6) months to complete the program.
The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not completing in time.If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee may be charged for an extension.
ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a certificate of completion. In addition, you will receive an exam voucher for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification exam 77-730 (Access) after successful completion of the program and financial obligation.
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don’t provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
Each student is paired with a facilitator for one-on-one interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach.
In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a computer and the Internet. You can access the program contents from any Web-enabled computer. You don’t have to use the same computer to log-in to the program every time. We recommend that you have a word-processing program (Microsoft Word is the best) and the latest version of Internet Explorer.
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Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready.
Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.
Yes, you will be prepared for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification 77-730 (Access) and receive an exam voucher after successful completion of the program and financial obligation.