The Professional Development Institute at Illinois Central College is a comprehensive training organization whose mission is to serve businesses and individuals by providing both open enrollment and customized, in-house or on-site, quality seminars and workshops. Through our dedicated staff, state-of-the-art technology, and community and academic resources, we seek to continuously improve our programs and services to our customers.

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  • Become an Excel Superstar with Pivot Tables, Power Pivot and Dashboards
    ›› Data Analysis with Pivot Tables
    ›› Data Analysis with Power Pivot
    ›› Excel Dashboards

  • Accounting Crash Course
    This course in accounting basics is designed for small business owners, new managers, and people entering the business world.
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  • Need more focused assistance with Access, PowerPoint or Excel?
    Arrange for a two-hour consulting session with one of our instructors. We can go over your own files or just revisit the basics. One-on-one. Contact Frank Thomas at

  • Office 2016 Classes are Here
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PDI Posts Spring 2018 Computer Workshop Schedule
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PDI Offers Massage for People Living with Cancer
Beginning September 14, 2018
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PDI Offers Blended Computer Classes
Our Office 2016, 2013 and Adobe workshops now include online components you can access from any mobile device.
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