Computer Applications for Business, CAD & Coding



So don’t get left behind. STI is committed to growing our software and coding courses.  We offer technology courses that will stimulate your digital imagination and enhance your knowledge of the most important global language spoken by hundreds of thousands of people worldwide - the language of software and computer code.
Russ Eckel-STI Director 

Technology is everywhere and connected in almost every facet of our lives and is an essential concept to learn; because it changes quickly. STI will offer technology courses that are relevant, pragmatic and, most important of all, cost effective.
Roland Sanglap-STI Chief Technology Officer

 

PROGRAMMING AND CODING

Introduction to Programming using Java

Learn the fundamentals of programming using Java. Designed for those with little or no programming experience, this course teaches you how to develop Java programs and use the right Java tools for the job. Topics include: NetBeans and Eclipse Integrated Development Environments (IDE), Java Language Basics, Object Oriented Design Input and Output Packaging.

5 Weeks – 15 Hours. , Course begins: September 27th

Tuesdays

6:30-9:00pm

Dan Peters

$99 Register

Next Level Programming using Java

Designed to build on Introduction to Programming using Java, this course delves into the power of Java including networking and Graphical User Interface (GUI) design. Topics include: NetBeans and Eclipse, Integrated Development Environments (IDE) Networking, Graphical User Interface (GUI) Design, and UI Design Components.

5 Weeks – 15 Hours. , Course begins: November 1st.

Tuesdays

6:30 – 9:00pm

Dan Peters

$99 Register

 

 

 

 

The Java Series

The Java Series offers you the opportunity to register for both Java courses – AND SAVE.

10 Weeks – 30 Hours. , Series begins: September 27th.

Tuesdays

6:30-9pm

Dan Peters

$175 Register

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Introduction to JavaScript

This course is designed to provide a solid introduction to JavaScript, the leading client-side scripting language for use on web pages. The course begins with the basics of JavaScript code—syntax, data structures, conditionals, objects, the DOM, and event handling—and then moves to more advanced topics: closures, AJAX, and prototype object oriented model. The course also covers popular JavaScript libraries and technologies for both front-end and back-end web applications.

6 Weeks – 15 Hours. , Course begins: September 28th.

Wednesday

6:30-9:00pm

Alon Bodnya

$150 Register

Advanced JavaScript

The Advanced JavaScript course covers popular JavaScript libraries and technologies for both front-end and back-end web applications. You will be learning how to enable AJAX techniques in JavaScript as well as fundamentals of three popular JavaScript frameworks: jQuery, Node.js, and AngularJS. Prerequisite: Introduction to JavaScript, or similar academic/ professional JavaScript experience.

4 weeks – 10 Hours. , Course begins: November 9th

Wednesday

6:30-9pm

Alon Bodnya

$99 Register

The JavaScript Series

Take both JavaScript courses AND SAVE.

10 Weeks – 25 Hours. , Series begins: September 28th.

Wednesday

6:30-9pm

Alon Bodnya

$229 Register

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Python

Learn interactive programming and expand your programming power with Python. The Internet of Everything is built on Python. Python is Google’s primary scripting language. People are using Python today for IOS and Android app development. This is a course both for programmers and people comfortable with computers and interested in learning the basics of programming.

6 weeks- 15 hours. , Course begins: October 6th.

Thursdays

6:30-9:00pm

Tim Durkee

$129 Register

COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN

AutoCAD – The Basics

AutoCAD is one of the premier design tools used in architectural, construction and manufacturing applications. This is an introductory course taught in a dedicated drafting and CAD training facility

5 weeks 25 hours, Course begins: October 4th

Tues & Thurs

6:00-8:30pm

Matt Spence

$149 Register

 

 

SolidWorks 3-D Modeling 1: The Fundamentals and More

SolidWorks is the premier 3-D modeling software and is used worldwide in nearly every industry including: industrial, medical, scientific, high tech and transportation. If it’s being designed, simulated, or modeled chances are it’s on SolidWorks 3-D software.

6 Weeks – 30 Hours, Course begins: September 26th.

Mon & Wed

6:00-8:30pm

Joseph Parrett

$295 Register

SolidWorks 3-D Modeling 2: The Metal Working Lab

This course builds on the fundamentals with specific emphasis on the SW features related to metal-working. Topic will include but not be limited to, sheet metal parts, sheet metal forming tools, converting to sheet metal, sheet metal drawings, and more.

3 Weeks – 15 Hours, Course begins: November 14th.

Mon & Wed

6:00-8:30pm

Joseph Parrett

$150 Register

SolidWorks 3-D Modeling Series 3-D Modeling 1 & 2

9 Weeks – 45 Hours., Series begins September 26th.

Mon & Wed

6:00-8:30pm

Joseph Parrett

$395 Register

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MICROSOFT PROGRAMS FOR HOME AND OFFICE

Microsoft and STI... Opening New Windows Together Shawsheen Tech and Microsoft are now collaborating to offer students of all ages the best in technology education. Register now to learn from instructors who know Microsoft best – Microsoft employees and Microsoft Ambassadors.

 

Meet the New Microsoft Office – Level 1: Mastering the Basics

This course will allow participants to experience, explore and master all of the basic components relating to the Microsoft Office 365 programs. You will learn up-todate desktop applications built so you can do great work with smart tools that help you stay on track plus learn built-in tools to help you work collaboratively to create and share documents, spreadsheets, presentations and notes. Course content includes: Logging into Office 365, Outlook (email), Calendar, Tasks, Word, Excel, Power Point, and Video. During this course you will create your own Office 365 products thus giving you the ability and confidence to apply your new knowledge at home or at work

5 Weeks – 15 Hours, Course begins October 8th.

Saturday

9am-12pm

John Nguyen

$159 Register

Meet the New Microsoft Office – Level 2: Advanced

This course will allow participants to experience, explore and master the more advanced components of the Microsoft Office 365 Suite. The course content includes: Word and Power Point Online, One Note and Class Notebook, SWAY, Yammer, SKYPE and Bing, Office Mix, Introduction to SharePoint, and OneDrive. This is a very hands-on and product based course designed to strengthen your skills across the spectrum of the most contemporary productivity enhancing Microsoft programs.

5 Weeks – 15 Hours., Course begins November 12th

Saturday

9am -12pm

Tisha Nguyen

$159 Register

 

 

Meet the New Microsoft Office: The Saturday Series (Level 1 and Level 2 combined)

Take your computer skills to a whole new level while you enjoy creating your own products in a friendly and engaging atmosphere. This Series combines MS Office 365 Level 1 and Level 2 giving you the opportunity to learn more and save money in the process.

10 Weeks – 30 Hours, Series begins October 8th

Saturday

9am -12pm

John Nguyen and Tisha Nguyen

$269 Register

 

 

 

 

 

 

Your World in Sync

In this course you will learn how to boost your productivity by ensuring all of their digital devices are communicating properly. You will be guided you through syncing up your mobile devices, laptops, tablets and cloud services. You will learn how cloud syncing technology works and how it can prevent critical data loss while keeping you productive at home, at work and on the go. We understand that not all of your gadgets may be Windows based so we want to help you get those devices working together to better enhance your technology experience. Join us to get your world in sync.

6 Weeks – 15 Hours, Course begins: October 12th

Wednesday

6:30-9:00pm

Beverly Markwith

$79 Register

Computing Fundamentals

The world can be divided into two groups, the “digital natives” (the young folks born with a computer in their crib) and the rest of us. If you’re a part “the rest of us” this is your course. Whether you are looking to enhance your computer skills for work or personal use, this is the course that gently guides you through the MS Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint and Excel), gets you on the internet and browsing like a pro, and makes the world of social media pretty simple.

5 Weeks – 25 Hours, Course begins October 4th.

Tues & Thurs

6:00-8:30pm

Lynne Scott Burns

$149 Register

Microsoft Excel

Learn MS Excel, one of the critical tools in today’s workplace. Create and work with a spreadsheet, learn time-saving shortcuts, and efficient toolbar commands. In this course you will perform calculations, create functions and formulas, format workbooks, work with multiple worksheets, create charts and tables and much more.

5 Weeks – 25 Hours. , Course begins November 1st.

Tues & Thurs

6:00-8:30pm

Lynne Scott Burns

$150 (Registration Closed)

 

The MS Office Special Topics Wednesday Workshops: Workshop 1 – MS Word: Resumes and Job Searching.

Wed. October 19th 6:00-8:30pm. ,

Lynne Scott Burns

$25 (Registration Closed)

 

 

The MS Office Special Topics Wednesday Workshops: Workshop 2 – MS Word: Business Letters and Merging

Wed. November 2nd 6:00-8:30pm.,

Lynne Scott Burns

$25 (Registration Closed)

 

The MS Office Special Topics Wednesday Workshops: Workshop 3 – MS Excel: Functions and Formulas

Wed. November 16th 6:00-8:30pm.,

Lynne Scott Burns

$25 (Registration Closed)

 

 

The MS Office Special Topics Wednesday Workshops: Workshop 4 – MS Excel: Pivot Tables

Wed. November 30th 6:00-8:30,

Lynne Scott Burns

$25 (Registration Closed)

 

 

ACCOUNTING & BOOKKEEPING

Basic Accounting

This course is a great opportunity to learn about debits and credits, journal entries and reading financial statements. Students will be introduced to a chart of accounts and double entry bookkeeping. This is a great preliminary class for those interested in our QuickBooks course series.

3 Weeks , Course begins September 27th

Tues & Thurs

6:30-9pm

Kate Landry

$99 Register

Quickbooks 1 – The Basics

Learn to use QuickBooks and boost your business skills. During this hands-on course you will learn how to set up a company, invoice customers, pay bills and reconcile a bank statement. Building on these basics you will learn how to pay employees, work with reports, generate customer statements, and backup your company files.

4 Weeks – 16 Hours, Course begins October 17th.

Mon & Wed

6:30-8:30pm

James Bagtaz

$125 Register

QuickBooks 2 – Upgrading Your Skills

Take your knowledge of QuickBooks to the next level. In this course you will learn how to enter jobs, invoice time and materials, customize company preferences, prepare 1099s and create journal entries. The course will feature a general overview of reporting using cash versus accrual methods.

3 Weeks – 12 Hours, Course begins November 14th.

Mon & Wed

6:30-8:30pm

James Bagtaz

$99 Register

 

 

 

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