Winter 2121 Computer/Tablet/Phone Classes

Registration ENDS -
9:00 AM Wednesday 30th December 2020

Under Covid 19 conditions, holding a normal in person class registration session would be problematic so registration for all classes will be by
e-mailing your name, phone number, e-mail address and what you are interested in to
or by phoning the same information to 860-621-3014.
If we get more than 5 requesting a class we may set up a second class on another day.
We will confirm the class status to you by e-mail or phone. Class fees will be taken on the first day of class.

Windows 10 Basics - Tuesdays at 10 AM from 5 Jan 2021 to 9 Feb 2021 - $30
Become comfortable with all you need to know to manage a Windows 10 computer to search the internet, communicate by E-Mail and manage photos, files and folders. This class will start with the basics of Windows 10 computer management including controlling updates, show you how computer files and folders can connect to your tablets and phones, and open up the world of the big wide web.

iPad Basics - Thursdays at 10 AM from 7 Jan 2021 to 11 Feb 2021 - $30
This 6-week course will cover the basics of using the iPad: its components & navigation tools, settings, app management, Safari for browsing, emailing, photos, entertainment, and more.
You must own or borrow an iPad and bring it with the power cables to class.

Android Phone Basics - Wednesdays at 10 AM from 6 Jan 2021 to 10 Feb 2021 - $30
In this 6-week course, you will discover what your Android Smartphone is capable of doing! Learn how to comfortably phone & text people, use your email, browse the internet, take pictures & videos, download & use popular applications, play music, manage your appointments, use GPS for driving instructions, and more. Join us on this adventure, and become more confident using your android smartphone!
You must bring an an android phone, the charger and cables to class AND to Registration.
Please note that this class does NOT cover the Apple iPhone.

One-on-One Training
Private, Individual, One-on-One training is available for any technical topic including Zoom, Kindle Fire, Android Phone, Web mail, Internet, Files & folders,
at times and dates agreed with the appropriate instructor for $10 per session.

Zoom Class - Web browser selection & use. - Tuesdays at 10 AM from 5 Jan 2021 to 12 Jan 2021 - $20
Instruction via Zoom to explore the various web browsers available. Understand what cross platform browsers are about. Discover what cloud storage is and how to use cloud storage safely and effectively. Find out how use the browser settings to make adjustments and expand a browser's use. Get the answers to why browsers are free. Learn the best methods to use in searching the internet. Find out what applications are included in web browsers. Use applications to safeguard your browsing experience. The course is two sessions of two hours each. If you have never used Zoom before, you will see how easy it is to join others online using Zoom.

Zoom Class - How to fact-check - Wednesdays at 2 PM from 6 Jan 2021 to 13 Jan 2021 - $20
A Zoom online course where you learn how to fact-check what you are reading and hearing on the internet and elsewhere. Find out where most misinformation is located. Know the difference between fact-checking and bias. The course is two sessions of two hours each. If you have never used Zoom before, you will see how easy it is to join others online in a Zoom meeting.

Additional Help
The normal free computer lab consultation on any tech topic is available from 10 am to 12 noon on Mondays and 12 noon to 2 pm on Wednesdays. No more than three people will be allowed in the lab with the advisor(s) at any one time so please book your time by emailing at least 3 days before the date you want and include details of what help you are seeking.

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