Winter 2022 Computer/Tablet/Phone Classes

Registration Date -
10:00 AM Tuesday 18th January 2022

After the main registration date, registration for any remaining class seats will also be accepted in the Computer Lab between 10:00 and 12:00 on Monday mornings or between 1:00 and 3:00 on Wednesday afternoons until the start date of the applicable class.

Searching the Internet - Tuesdays at 10 AM from 25 Jan 2022 to 8 Feb 2022 - $20
There is information on just about everything on the World Wide Web. Learn to efficiently search the internet and quickly find the data that you need.

Manage your Computer - Tuesdays at 1 PM from 25 Jan 2022 to 1 Mar 2022 - $30
Learn to manage a Windows 10 computer to search the internet, communicate by E-Mail, manage documents, photos, files and folders. This class will start with the basics of Windows 10 computer management including controlling updates; working with documents, show you how photos on your tablets and phones can be downloaded to your computer. Then open up the world of the big wide web and communicating by E-Mail. This 6 week class includes all the elements of the following six individual 1 week classes.

Optimize Windows 10 settings - Tuesday 25 Jan 2022 at 1 PM - $10
Learn how to set up your computer to suit your needs by adjusting the settings. Manage how and when windows 10 runs updates. Set up your printer and optimize access to WiFi and the applications you need.

Organize Files and Folders. - Tuesday 1 Feb 2022 at 1 PM - $10
Everything on a computer, tablet or phone resides in a file and is organized into relevant folders. Learn how to organize your documents and pictures and to use your computer to fetch and organize your photos from your phone and tablet or to save them on external USB devices.

Working with text documents. - Tuesday 8 Feb 2022 at 1 PM - $10
Take a look at the expensive Microsoft Word and the free Libre Office Writer and learn how to write or change documents and their appearance and even add pictures. Many of the skills you will learn in this class apply to most of the things you will want to do on your computer.

How to use the internet. - Tuesday 15 Feb 2022 at 1 PM - $10
Learn what you need to know to access and use and search the internet safely.

E-Mail Basics. - Tuesday 22 Feb 2022 at 1 PM - $10
Find out how to set up an E-Mail account and safely communicate with your friends and family.

Install and use Libre Office. - Tuesday 1 Mar 2022 at 1 PM - $10
The free Libre Office application can do pretty much everything that the expensive Microsoft Office suite can do. Apart from creating and managing documents you have spreadsheet and presentation facilities and more as part of the package.

iPad and iPhone Basics - Thursdays at 10 AM from 27 Jan 2022 to 3 Mar 2022 - $30
This 6-week course will cover the basics of using the iPad & iPhone: their components & navigation tools, settings, app management, Safari for browsing, emailing, phoning & messaging, camera & photos, entertainment, and more.
You must own or borrow an iPad/iPhone and bring the device with the charger and cable to the class.

Cleaning up your Phone - Mondays at 2 PM from 24 Jan 2022 to 7 Feb 2022 - $20
This course will help you free up storage on your device. You will use settings to learn which apps use the most space and delete unused or unwanted apps. In your browser, you will delete history & clear cache. Photos, old mail, downloads, phone log & messages will also be managed & deleted. You will be left with the newly acquired storage that you need!

Android Phone Basics - Wednesdays at 10 AM from 26 Jan 2022 to 2 Mar 2022 - $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!
Please note that this class does NOT cover the Apple iPhone.

One-on-One Training - At at an agreed time and date - $10 per 2 hour session
Private, Individual, One-on-One training is available for any technical topic including Zoom, Kindle Fire, Smartphones and Tablets, Email, Internet, Files & folders, Troubleshooting, Online Applications and Forms - at times and dates agreed upon with the appropriate instructor for $10 per session.

Additional Help

Free help on any technical topic is available on a first come - first served basis during the Lab periods
on Mondays between 10:00 and 12:00, and Wednesdays between 1:00 and 3:00.

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