Moberly Area Community College is offering Microsoft Office Specialist workshops and certification exams. The next class will be Microsoft Word and held at the Columbia Higher Education Center. The cost for the class is $199. Dates and times for the classes will be Tuesday evenings from 6 – 9 PM in Room 131 and Saturdays from 8 - 1 PM in Room 128 starting August 20, 2011. There will be a total of 10 classes with the final Saturday class consisting 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.