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1pm -5pm 

10am - 12midday 

Wednesday also
7pm -  9pm

9am - to 5pm lunch 1pm-2pm

Your calls are important to us, however we are not always available to take your calls, please do leave a message and we will get back to you on our return, (24 hour messaging service) or you can send through an email to

Registered  with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland Charity NIC100428

Intermediate programmes in computers

Start It Now L2 courses are a progression from L1 courses using slightly more diffiuclt activites.  The L2 courses are available in:-

  • Word Processing
  • Spreadsheets
  • Presentations using Power Point

This includes

Intermediate            Word Processing

What will you learn:-

  • Find, Replace and Select text
  • using Tabs and Special Indents
  • Tables
  • Formatting Tables
  • Convert Text to Table
  • Sorting Tables and Text
  • Page Setup and Page Background
  • Themes
  • Headers and Footers
  • Columns and Hyphenation
  • Text Objects
  • Illustrations
  • Mail Merge
  • Envelopes and Labels

What will you learn about ?

  • Master slide
  • Tables, charts and diagrams
  • Customizing multimedia and other objects
  • Motion clips Sound Clips Hyperlinks
  • Inserting, headers,footers,and slide numbers
  • Design layout, creating bespoke colour schemes
  • Adding images
  • Animations and transitions

Spreadsheets   Intermediate 

  • recognise the elements of a spreadsheet, cells, sheet names, columns, rows, formula/bar, name box
  • Open up Excel-  start a new spreadsheet/worksheet
  • format, add and delete data,
  • save sheet, add a sheet
  • move and rename sheets
  • use formula and functions, if statements, count and counta
  • add and amend functions- including sum, average, max, min
  • add headers/footers

  • use page set-up functions, change  margins/orientation
  • filter data
  • use format painter
  • wrap text
  • freeze panes

  • use find and replace function
  • create and amend charts/graphs,
  • print spreadsheet/chart



For more information please call us on 028 2582 1184 or email us at

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