Moberly Area Community College is offering Microsoft Office Specialist workshops and certification exams. The next class will be Microsoft PowerPoint and held at the Columbia Higher Education Center in Room 131. There will be a total of 8 classes offered on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 – 9:30 beginning July 19 - 28, 2011 and Tuesday and Wednesday evenings from 5:30 – 9:30 PM from August 2 – 10. 2011. The first 4 sessions teach beginning PowerPoint with the final 4 sessions in advanced PowerPoint. The classes may be taken separately at the cost of $75 each or total of $149 for all 8 sessions. The final class will consist of the Microsoft Office Specialist exam which is free of charge. There will also be a free practice exam offered. These Microsoft Office Specialist exams would normally cost $159. These are the credentials required by academia and business, recognized globally as the premier credentials chosen by individuals seeking to validate their knowledge, skills and abilities relating to the Microsoft Office Systems. Future plans are to offer more Microsoft Office Specialist workshops. These classes are offered under the Training for Tomorrow grant that was received by Moberly Area Community College. For more information contact Becky Dulany at 660-263-4100 x11378 or Tiffany Cox at 660-263-4100 x11228.