Microsoft Office

Dorson Vocational Training Institute is pleased to offer a Microsoft Office computer course for those who wish to gain a better understanding of Microsoft’s productivity suite. Programs covered include: Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft Word. After basic concepts are understood, students will strengthen and utilize these concepts using the various Microsoft Office programs. Milestones, such as quizzes throughout the course, will be placed to track student progress and ensure that each student remains up to speed on all materials covered.

The growing use and availability of computers utilized at libraries, homes and places of employment are leaving many adults behind. Changes in society, medical science, and technology create a strong need for adults within the community to gain computer knowledge in all aspects of their lives. Learning how to effectively operate a computer enables students to become more viable in the workplace. Learning the use of the Internet opens the door to a wealth of knowledge and limitless communication.

Upon completion of this course, a student will gain the confidence to maneuver throughout the computer system and feel their way around applications.


  • Students must purchase the required textbook.
  • Student must maintain access to a Windows based computer system and handouts in a classroom environment

Dorson Vocational Training Institute, is a division of Dorson Home Care, which is fully licensed by the State of New Jersey Department of Education and Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Our instructors are certified by The National Health Association (NHA) and provide exceptional hands on training to our healthcare students. In addition, Dorson Vocational Training Institute offers both day and evening classes as well as affordable tuition payment plans and access to financial aid. Lastly, our Career Services team works closely with students to help facilitate job placement. To learn more about our healthcare classes and programs Dorson Vocational Training Institute provides please call our East Orange, New Jersey admissions office at: 973.676.6300 orĀ click here.