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The Apple certificates prepare you to operate, upgrade and maintain Mac computer systems at home and in the office. In addition, this training provides the basis for a professional Mac consulting and troubleshooting career. Get training to become a Mac IT Professional at our Apple Authorized Training Center, and take your Apple Certification exam with us.


Apple: Mac and iPad - Upcoming Classes

Class Name

For many, the Apple iPad is becoming the personal computer of choice. Discover what makes the iPad a valuable extension to your computer experience or why you might replace your traditional computer altogether. Learn about its intuitive touch interface Gestures, how to work with apps, configure basic settings, and explore other features unique to this device. Prerequisite: Basic computer experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

Section FAA‐PD

54305
$149
9/9/17
Sat 9:00 AM ‐ 3:00 PM
Chase Allard
CE South Building

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Get a tour of OS X Support Essentials 10.12 and discover the best ways to support OS X Sierra users. Learn the OS X Sierra troubleshooting process; how to use OS X Sierra tools and resources to troubleshoot OS X Sierra; OS X Sierra features and functionality, including how to find more information about OS X Sierra. You will also learn how to prepare for Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.12 certification. Notes: This is an AATC course. The textbook and one Apple Certification Exam Session are included in the cost of this class. The exam may be taken up to six months after completion of the class. This class has a 14‐day advance notice cancellation policy. Prerequisite: 54101 or basic Mac computer experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. This class requires a written request 14 days prior to the start date to drop a class or transfer to another section.

Section FAA‐PD

54151
$1995
10/12/17 - 10/14/17
Thu, Fri, Sat 8:00 AM ‐ 5:00 PM
Donny Hornstein
CE South Building

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Become acquainted with fundamental computer terminology and the Mac in a relaxed, easy‐paced setting. Work with the Mac's basic functions by learning about startup and shutdown procedures, keyboard and mouse operation, and other computer functions specific to the Mac. Get a brief introduction to some of the Mac's built‐in applications for composing letters, reading PDF files, sending emails and surfing the Internet. This course is for the computer novice. Note: See the Course Skills Assessment for this class on our website at digitalart.unm.edu. Prerequisite: None.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

Section FAA‐PD

54010
$125
10/16/17 - 10/18/17
Mon, Wed 8:30 AM ‐ 11:00 AM
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

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Get hands‐on training with the Mac's latest user‐friendly operating system. Learn the basics of file management, navigating the Finder, setting up the Dock, customizing preferences, creating and saving files and backing up your computer. Become familiar with the concepts of peripherals, utility applications and cloud computing with iCloud. Note: http://ce.unm.edu/assets/pdf/digital‐arts/digital‐arts‐course‐skills‐assessment.pdf?utm_source=lumens and utm_medium=course‐description and utm_campaign=da‐skills‐assessment. Prerequisite: 54010 or equivalent experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

Section FAA‐PD

54101
$249
10/23/17 - 10/30/17
Mon, Wed 8:00 AM ‐ 11:00 AM
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

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Go beyond the basics to get the most out of your Mac Operating System. Take a closer look at OS X and its many customization options. Topics include an in‐depth coverage of OS X organization, creating and managing user accounts, OS X utilities, best practices for installing and updating applications, and troubleshooting. Prerequisite: 54101 or equivalent experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

Section FAA‐PD

54102
$249
11/13/17 - 11/20/17
Mon, Wed 8:00 AM ‐ 11:00 AM
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

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For many, the Apple iPad is becoming the personal computer of choice. Discover what makes the iPad a valuable extension to your computer experience or why you might replace your traditional computer altogether. Learn about its intuitive touch interface Gestures, how to work with apps, configure basic settings, and explore other features unique to this device. Prerequisite: Basic computer experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

Section FAB‐PD

54305
$149
12/2/17
Sat 9:00 AM ‐ 3:00 PM
Alexis Estrada
CE South Building

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Professional Certificates

Prerequisite Classes (As Needed)
Class Name

Become acquainted with fundamental computer terminology and the Mac in a relaxed, easy‐paced setting. Work with the Mac's basic functions by learning about startup and shutdown procedures, keyboard and mouse operation, and other computer functions specific to the Mac. Get a brief introduction to some of the Mac's built‐in applications for composing letters, reading PDF files, sending emails and surfing the Internet. This course is for the computer novice. Note: See the Course Skills Assessment for this class on our website at digitalart.unm.edu. Prerequisite: None.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

54010 | $125

Mac for New Computer Users - FAA‐PD

10/16/17 - 10/18/17
Mon, Wed 8:30 AM ‐ 11:00 AM (2 Session Total)
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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or basic computer familiarity

 

Required Classes (5)
Class Name

Get hands‐on training with the Mac's latest user‐friendly operating system. Learn the basics of file management, navigating the Finder, setting up the Dock, customizing preferences, creating and saving files and backing up your computer. Become familiar with the concepts of peripherals, utility applications and cloud computing with iCloud. Note: http://ce.unm.edu/assets/pdf/digital‐arts/digital‐arts‐course‐skills‐assessment.pdf?utm_source=lumens and utm_medium=course‐description and utm_campaign=da‐skills‐assessment. Prerequisite: 54010 or equivalent experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

54101 | $249

Mac OS X: Beginning - FAA‐PD

10/23/17 - 10/30/17
Mon, Wed 8:00 AM ‐ 11:00 AM (3 Session Total)
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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Go beyond the basics to get the most out of your Mac Operating System. Take a closer look at OS X and its many customization options. Topics include an in‐depth coverage of OS X organization, creating and managing user accounts, OS X utilities, best practices for installing and updating applications, and troubleshooting. Prerequisite: 54101 or equivalent experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

54102 | $249

Mac OS X: Intermediate - FAA‐PD

11/13/17 - 11/20/17
Mon, Wed 8:00 AM ‐ 11:00 AM (3 Session Total)
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

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Certificate Total: $1,437 for 48 Hours

Prerequisite Classes (As Needed)
Class Name

Become acquainted with fundamental computer terminology and the Mac in a relaxed, easy‐paced setting. Work with the Mac's basic functions by learning about startup and shutdown procedures, keyboard and mouse operation, and other computer functions specific to the Mac. Get a brief introduction to some of the Mac's built‐in applications for composing letters, reading PDF files, sending emails and surfing the Internet. This course is for the computer novice. Note: See the Course Skills Assessment for this class on our website at digitalart.unm.edu. Prerequisite: None.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

54010 | $125

Mac for New Computer Users - FAA‐PD

10/16/17 - 10/18/17
Mon, Wed 8:30 AM ‐ 11:00 AM (2 Session Total)
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

Register Online for this Class
Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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or basic computer familiarity

 

Required Classes (3)
Class Name

Get a tour of OS X Support Essentials 10.12 and discover the best ways to support OS X Sierra users. Learn the OS X Sierra troubleshooting process; how to use OS X Sierra tools and resources to troubleshoot OS X Sierra; OS X Sierra features and functionality, including how to find more information about OS X Sierra. You will also learn how to prepare for Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.12 certification. Notes: This is an AATC course. The textbook and one Apple Certification Exam Session are included in the cost of this class. The exam may be taken up to six months after completion of the class. This class has a 14‐day advance notice cancellation policy. Prerequisite: 54101 or basic Mac computer experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. This class requires a written request 14 days prior to the start date to drop a class or transfer to another section.

54151 | $1995

Sierra 101: OS X Support Essentials 10.12 - FAA‐PD

10/12/17 - 10/14/17
Thu, Fri, Sat 8:00 AM ‐ 5:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Donny Hornstein
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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Get hands‐on training with the Mac's latest user‐friendly operating system. Learn the basics of file management, navigating the Finder, setting up the Dock, customizing preferences, creating and saving files and backing up your computer. Become familiar with the concepts of peripherals, utility applications and cloud computing with iCloud. Note: http://ce.unm.edu/assets/pdf/digital‐arts/digital‐arts‐course‐skills‐assessment.pdf?utm_source=lumens and utm_medium=course‐description and utm_campaign=da‐skills‐assessment. Prerequisite: 54010 or equivalent experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

54101 | $249

Mac OS X: Beginning - FAA‐PD

10/23/17 - 10/30/17
Mon, Wed 8:00 AM ‐ 11:00 AM (3 Session Total)
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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Certificate Total: $2,639 for 45 Hours


Mac IT Professional

Prerequisite Classes (As Needed)
Class Name

Get hands‐on training with the Mac's latest user‐friendly operating system. Learn the basics of file management, navigating the Finder, setting up the Dock, customizing preferences, creating and saving files and backing up your computer. Become familiar with the concepts of peripherals, utility applications and cloud computing with iCloud. Note: http://ce.unm.edu/assets/pdf/digital‐arts/digital‐arts‐course‐skills‐assessment.pdf?utm_source=lumens and utm_medium=course‐description and utm_campaign=da‐skills‐assessment. Prerequisite: 54010 or equivalent experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development.

54101 | $249

Mac OS X: Beginning - FAA‐PD

10/23/17 - 10/30/17
Mon, Wed 8:00 AM ‐ 11:00 AM (3 Session Total)
Joshua Martinez
CE South Building

Register Online for this Class
Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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or basic knowledge of Mac OS X
Required Class (1)
Class Name

Get a tour of OS X Support Essentials 10.12 and discover the best ways to support OS X Sierra users. Learn the OS X Sierra troubleshooting process; how to use OS X Sierra tools and resources to troubleshoot OS X Sierra; OS X Sierra features and functionality, including how to find more information about OS X Sierra. You will also learn how to prepare for Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP) 10.12 certification. Notes: This is an AATC course. The textbook and one Apple Certification Exam Session are included in the cost of this class. The exam may be taken up to six months after completion of the class. This class has a 14‐day advance notice cancellation policy. Prerequisite: 54101 or basic Mac computer experience.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. This class requires a written request 14 days prior to the start date to drop a class or transfer to another section.

54151 | $1995

Sierra 101: OS X Support Essentials 10.12 - FAA‐PD

10/12/17 - 10/14/17
Thu, Fri, Sat 8:00 AM ‐ 5:00 PM (3 Session Total)
Donny Hornstein
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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Required Exam (1)
Class Name

Register to take your Apple Pro Apps or IT exam at our AATC facility. Notes: Apple exams are non‐refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam. Call 505‐277‐6037 to inquire about exam prep, retake discounts and exam sessions included with the AATC classes. Prerequisite: Varies by exam. Retakes: $100. Documentation of previous exam taken at our facility required for all retakes.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Apple exams are non‐refundable. Transfers are permitted within the same semester only. Prices are subject to change and may vary by exam.

57990V | $150

Apple Certification Exam Session - SUC‐PD

8/25/17
Fri 1:30 PM ‐ 3:30 PM (1 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

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Apple Certification Exam Session - FAA‐PD

10/6/17
Fri 1:30 PM ‐ 3:30 PM (1 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

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Apple Certification Exam Session - FAB‐PD

11/3/17
Fri 1:30 PM ‐ 3:30 PM (1 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

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Apple Certification Exam Session - FAC‐PD

12/15/17
Fri 1:30 PM ‐ 3:30 PM (1 Session Total)
Brad Stoddard
CE South Building

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Register by Phone at (505) 277-0077 | M-F 8am-5pm Except UNM Holidays
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Certificate Total: $2,149 for 26 Hours

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UNM Tuition Remission

UNM Staff, Faculty & Retirees: You may use your Professional Development Tuition Remission for Apple / Mac Certificates classes.

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