Tunxis Community College will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday January 20, 2020.

At Tunxis Community College, our non-credit workshops are aimed at helping people enhance their professional skills and job performance. We call upon a network of instructors who bring years of real world experience and the latest thinking and best practices to their work. Classes are held on campus in Farmington and at our Bristol facility.

Excel – In the Beginning

October 8, 2019 (T) 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. (6 hours training)

Bristol Center-Front-web

Our class will familiarize you with spreadsheet terminology and the fundamental concepts of Microsoft Excel . You be able to identify Excel window components, navigating worksheets, and down loading templates. You will enter and edit text, values and formulas and modify page setup. You will learn simple functions and much more.

Instructor: Jan Gyurko

Fee:  $95.00

Location: Tunxis@Bristol Campus, 430 North Main Street, Bristol, CT

To register for the class call 860-314-4700

Harness the Power of Public Relations & Mass Media to Raise Awareness of YOUR Mission

October 29, 2019 (T); 9AM – 4PM, 6 hours of class

It’s critical to any organization’s success to raise public awareness and maintain community goodwill. Media channels can enable that success, but it’s important to manage them properly to best achieve your organization’s goals. Attend this training to discover which forms of media might be best suited for your message. Learn how to create a newsworthy ‘hook,’ and how to approach the media with a publicity request, and more to market your organization!

Fee:  $90.00
Location:  Tunxis@Bristol Campus, 430 North Main St., Bristol CT

Instructor:  Frances Trelease

To register call 860-314-4700.

Leading, Motivating, Teaching, Inspiring Today’s Workforce, Generation X/Y/Z and Beyond

November 6, 2019 (W) 9AM – 4PM. (6 hours of class)

How can you inspire your staff? How do you lead a multigenerational workforce? What keys are necessary to motivate people who wear ear buds? Our workshop will address these questions and more such as: examining the leadership opportunities Gen X creates, understanding what leadership style works best and effectively with each group, how do YOU manage people from generations older, or younger than you are, what are the long and short-term goals of each generation?

Fee: $90.00
Location:  Tunxis@Bristol Campus,430 North Main Street, Bristol, CT

Instructor: Waldemar Kostrzewa

To register call 860-314-4700

Project Management Essentials – the REAL FACTS! (2 day workshop)

November 18 & 25, 2019 (M) 9AM – 4:00PM 12 hours of training

Whether small or large, projects share a number of essential elements. They are temporary and often unique, but all require focus to create a product, service, or other result. Project Management Essentials follows the development and management of a project from start to finish. The workshop details the essentials and covers leadership in project management.

Fee: $180.00
Location:  Tunxis@Bristol, 430 North Main Street, Bristol, CT 06010

Instructor:  Waldemar Kostrzewa

To register call 860-314-4700

Access – My Database, Where Did it Go? A Beginners Program

December 3, 2019 (T) 9:00AM – 4:00PM. 6 hours of class

This beginner Access course will cover: Why use Access? How Access works and how you work with it, navigating your way around Database basics, Data management, querying your data, Report basics. This class will review the basics of Access and teach you how to create your own databases. It is a beginners session designed to get you started using the program and the features of Access. It is not a high level programming course and is not designed to create databases for you as the participant.

Fee:  $95.00
Location:   Tunxis@Bristol, 430 North Main Street, Bristol CT

Instructor: Amy Blackwood

To register call 860-314-4700

Tunxis Main Campus (Farmington)