Originally created 10/15/00

Business calendar



Monday:

Computer Literacy for Seniors 1; Augusta State University; 1:30 p.m.; Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, eight meetings; $145; call 737-1636.

Core 4 MCP daytime training; ComputerLand Advanced Technology Group; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 824 Reynolds St.; $2,995 for multi-day course; call 832-1449.

Monday through Wednesday: Microsoft Excel; Aiken Technical College; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; $105; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Internet Explorer; Aiken Technical College; 6 to 10 p.m.; $95; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Mondays through Nov. 27: Electronic Publishing Overview; Augusta Technical College; 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.; Mondays; $100; call 771-4025.

Mondays through Dec. 4: Windows 2000; Augusta Technical College; 6 to 8:30 p.m.; Mondays; $120; call 771-4025.

Tuesday:

Introduction to Computers; University of South Carolina Aiken Continuing Education; 6 to 9 p.m.; $55; call (803) 641-3563.

Women in Business Signature Event; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 11 a.m.; keynote speaker Jennifer Read Hawthorne, author of Chicken Soup for the Woman's Soul; Radisson Riverfront Hotel Augusta; $35 members, $45 nonmembers; call 821-1300.

Women's-Only Seminar on Personal Financial Goals; Chuck Smith of Edward Jones; North Augusta Country Club; chair massages provided by Augusta School of Massage; guest speakers Bill Lehew of Vankampen and Aubrey Rhodes of Rhodes & Enoch; free dinner; reservations by Oct. 16; call (803) 279-6065.

The Cheese Experience, An Amazing Way to Deal With Change in Your Work and Life; 8:30 to 11:45 a.m.; University of South Carolina Aiken; $95, includes Spenser Johnson's book Who Moved My Cheese?; call (803) 641-3288.

Protecting Your Assets through Long-Term Care Planning; sponsored by Tommy Norris and David Smithers; 2 to 3:30 p.m.; Resource Center on Aging, 2803 Wrightsboro Road, Suite 51; guest speaker Thomas L. Faber; call 733-7262.

Tuesdays through Nov. 14: Public Speaking Seminar for Professionals; Riverwalk Toastmasters Club; 1350 Walton Way; 6:30 to 8 p.m.; Tuesdays; $35; call (803) 952-8762.

Tuesdays through Dec. 5:

Microsoft Access 2000; Augusta Technical College; 6 to 8:30 p.m.; Tuesdays; $120; call 771-4025.

Microsoft Office 2000; Augusta Technical College; 6 to 8:30 p.m.; Tuesdays; $120; call 771-4025.

Thursday: Small Business Bookkeeping; University of Georgia Small Business Development Center, 1054 Claussen Road; 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.; Small Business Tax Tips, Oct. 26; $30 per class; call 737-1790.

Georgia Association of Tax Practitioners Meeting; 8:15 a.m.; Athens Restaurant, 246 Bobby Jones Expressway; call 855-3510.

Thursday and Friday: Microsoft Windows; Aiken Technical College; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; $85; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Friday: Augusta Chapter of the Georgia Society of CPA's Meeting; 11:30 a.m.; The Clubhouse, Washington Road; guest speaker, Nanellen Fuller; $12; lunch included; call 722-3595.

Alternative Dispute Resolutions; Augusta-Aiken Society for Human Resource Management; 7:30 a.m.; Radisson Riverfront Hotel; presented by Brenda Outlaw of Wackenhut; $15; breakfast included; call 868-3572.

Saturdays through Nov. 18: NEC Review; Augusta Technical College; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays; $260; call 771-4025.

Saturday, Oct. 28 and Nov. 4, 18: N+ Training; ComputerLand Advanced Technology Group; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 824 Reynolds St.; $1,495 for four-day course; call 823-1449.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Oct. 23-Oct. 25: Microsoft Windows; Aiken Technical College; 6 to 9 p.m.; $95; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Oct. 23-Oct. 25: Microsoft Word Level I; Aiken Technical College; 9 a.m to 1 p.m.; $105; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Oct. 23-Nov. 15: Computer Literacy; Augusta Technical College; 6 to 8:30 p.m.; Mondays and Wednesdays; $120; call 771-4025.

Oct. 23-Nov. 27: Successful Interviewing; Aiken Technical College; 6 to 9 p.m.; Mondays; $180; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Oct. 23-Nov. 29: QuickBooks/Pro; Augusta Technical College; 6 to 9 p.m.; Mondays and Wednesdays; $140; call 771-4025.

Oct. 24:

Using QuickBooks; University of Georgia Small Business Development Center, 1054 Claussen Road; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $150; call 737-1790.

401K Rollovers; Greg Dechau of Edward Jones, 3635 Walton Way Extension; 6:30 p.m.; free dinner served; reservations by Oct. 20; call 736-6252.

Oct. 24-Dec. 5: Leadership Skills for Managers; Aiken Technical College; 6 to 9 p.m.; Tuesdays; $180; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Oct. 25-Oct. 26: OSHA Safety Compliance Update; Aiken Technical College; 6 to 9 p.m.; $150; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Oct. 26:

Insurance Certification Preparation; Aiken Technical College; 9 a.m. to noon; $20; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Building Your Own Web Site; University of Georgia Small Business Development Center, 1054 Claussen Road; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $150; call 737-1790.

Computer Literacy I; Augusta State University; 6 to 8 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays, eight meetings; $165; call 737-1636.

Business After Hours; Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce; 5:30 p.m.; Sheraton Augusta Hotel, Perimeter Parkway; $75 for booth; call 821-3100.

Oct. 26-Oct. 27: Microsoft Access Level I; Aiken Technical College; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; $95; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

PowerPoint; Aiken Technical College; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; $85; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Oct. 30-Nov. 8: Microsoft Word Level I; Aiken Technical College; 6 to 9 p.m.; Mondays and Wednesdays; $115; call (803) 593-9231, Ext. 1230.

Nov. 2: Keyboarding Basics; Augusta State University; 4 to 5:30 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays, six meetings; $89; call 737-1636.

Nov. 6: Microsoft Word; Augusta State University; 7 to 9 p.m.; Mondays and Wednesdays, four meetings; $119; call 737-1636.

Nov. 7-21: 20-hour insurance; Augusta Technical College; 6 to 10 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays; $65; call 771-4025.

Nov. 7 to Dec. 7: 40-hour insurance; Augusta Technical College; 6 to 10 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays; $130; call 771-4025.

Nov 10: Microsoft Office; Fred Pryor Training Seminar; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Peter S. Knox Jr. Conference Center, 326 Greene St.; $59; www.pryor.com or call (800) 255-6139.

Nov. 13: 1040 Workshop; University of Georgia Business Outreach Services; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Augusta Technical Institute, Building 300; Tax Update session, Nov. 14; $115 each class; $195 for both; call 737-1790.

Nov. 14: Protecting Retirement Assets from Long-Term Care Costs; Greg Dechau of Edward Jones and Phil Kowan of GE Capital; three sessions, 10 a.m., 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.; 3635 Walton Way; call 736-6252.

Nov 16: Human Resources 2001: Examining the Impact of the Elections on Human Resource Management; Augusta-Aiken Society for Human Resource Management; 9:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m., registration 8:30 a.m.; Radisson Riverfront Hotel; $60 members; $75 nonmembers; lunch and breakfast included; call 481-7457.

Dec. 4: OSHA Compliance and Workplace Safety Workshop; National Seminars Group; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., registration 8:30 a.m.; Ramada Plaza Hotel, 640 Broad St.; www.natsem.com or call (800) 258-7246.

Ongoing:

Online computer certification: courses in Novell IntranetWare, Microsoft, Cisco CCNA Training, Computer Telephony Institute, Comp TIA Training and more; Augusta State University; scheduled at your convenience; call 737-1636.

Thinking of a Career in Real Estate?; Keller Williams Realty Career Coffee Club; the Atrium, 3633 Wheeler Road, Suite 125; for schedule, call Mary Booker at 868-3772.

Real Estate Pre-License, Post-License and Continuing Education; Augusta State University Continuing Education; computer-based, independent study; call 737-1636.

Sessions for Those Thinking of a Career in Real Estate; Keller Williams Realty Career Coffee Club; the Atrium, 3633 Wheeler Road, Suite 125; call 868-3772.

Upcoming:

Visual Basic 6.0 Introduction; Aiken Technical College Continuing Education; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; $655; for waiting list, call (803) 593-9954, Ext. 1230.

AutoCAD: Learn skills to operate a CAD program and complete a two-dimensional drawing; Aiken Technical College Continuing Education; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturdays; $355; for waiting list, call (803) 593-9954, Ext. 1230.

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