Master Word and Excel with RLC’s Community and Corporate Ed

INA, Ill. (Jan. 10, 2020) — Advance your skills in Microsoft Word and Excel this spring through Rend Lake College’s Community and Corporate Education courses.

Community and Corporate Education will offer both beginner and intermediate courses in Word and Excel in the coming months. To learn more about the courses or to enroll contact RLC’s Community and Corporate Education Division at 618-437-5321, Ext. 1714, email , or visit

Beginning MS Word will take place 6-8 p.m. on Tuesdays, March 17 and March 24. In the class, participants will learn how to use the menu system and toolbars; open, reopen, print, save and close documents; insert and delete text; reverse an edit; apply font attributes and move text blocks; use the spelling and grammar checker, thesaurus and the help menu; and customize the AutoCorrect Dictionary. The class, taught by Zach Rounds, costs $25 and will take place in the Academic Building, Room 215.

Beginning MS Excel takes place on Mondays, March 30 and April 6 from 6-8 p.m. in the Academic Building, Room 215. In the class, taught by Zach Rounds, students will learn the fundamental operations of spreadsheets, including: how to use the menu system and toolbars; opening, printing and closing workbooks; entering labels; adding values and formulas to worksheets; formatting; using borders and shading; and changing the page setup. The course costs $25.

Intermediate MS Word takes a deeper dive into the functions of Microsoft Word and builds upon knowledge gained through the Beginning MS Word course. The class takes place 6-8 p.m. on Mondays, April 13 and April 20 in the Academic Building, Room 215. The course is taught by Zach Rounds and costs $25.

Intermediate MS Excel also expands on skills learned in the beginner course on how to utilize spreadsheets. The course takes place 6-8 p.m. on Mondays, April 27 and May 4 in the Academic Building, Room 215. Zach Rounds will teach the course, which costs $25.

Dean of Community & Corporate Education
Phone Extension: 1367
Building: Student Center
Office: 207
M.S.Ed., Eastern Illinois University | B.S., Southern Illinois University
Truck Driver Training Instructor
Phone Extension: 1202
Building: Coal Mining Training Center
Office: 204
Community and Corporate Education Specialist
Phone Extension: 1714
Building: Student Center
Office: 204
B.A., Southern Illinois University Carbondale | A.A.S., John A. Logan College

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