Course Descriptions

Courses for Beginners

 

Introduction to Computers
Learn a computer’s basic parts and functions. Set up your first email account and develop safe Internet habits. 4 hrs.
$55 for everyone!

Introduction to Windows
Designed for beginners, learn how to navigate your operating system, search the Internet, and manage your emails. 8 hrs.
Non-Members $145, Members $135, Seniors $125

Microsoft Office

Introduction to Word 2016
A perfect course for job seekers. Learn the computer skills that employers are looking for including how to create, edit, print and save documents. 8 hrs.
Non-Members $145, Members $135, Seniors $125

Intermediate Word 2016
This intermediate level course builds on basic Word knowledge. Work with additional tools, features and mail merge functions. 8 hrs.
Non-Members $145, Members $135, Seniors $125

Introduction to Excel 2016
For beginners interested in using spreadsheets to analyze data and plot trends. Learn how to format worksheets, use simple functions and sort information. 8 hrs.
Non-Members $145, Members $135, Seniors $125

Intermediate Excel 2016
A continuation of the Introduction course includes advanced formulas and functions, cross-referenced data and charts. 8hrs.
Non-Members $145, Members $135, Seniors $125

Advanced Excel 2016
This advanced level course builds upon the skills covered in prior levels. Combine multiple functions, record simple macros and work with pivot tables. 8 hrs.
Non-Members $145, Members $135, Seniors $125

Online Essentials

PowerPoint Part I: Form and Functionality
Learn how to create engaging slides for your school or work presentations. 4 hrs.
Non-Members $75, Members $70, Seniors $65

PowerPoint Part II: Creative Presentations
Learn how to turn your presentations into creative and artistic storytelling tools. 4 hrs.
Non-Members $75, Members $70, Seniors $65

Digital Storage and File Management
Explore the available options for backing up your information using various forms of digital storage. Learn helpful tips for using Google Drive, iCloud, OneDrive, and Dropbox. 4 hrs.
Non-Members $75, Members $70, Seniors $65

Web Design Basics
Make your own website using WordPress. Learn how to design, create and maintain a simple website. 12 hrs.
Non-Members $190, Members $180, Seniors $170

Social Media Today
Join in on the various social media networks that are making headlines. Learn to connect with friends and family online. 8 hrs.
Non-Members $75, Members $70, Seniors $65

Two-Hour Computer Workshops

Fee: $35 for everyone

Buying a Computer
Inform yourself before you buy a new computer.

Don’t Get Hacked!
Online banking, email, and old software can put you at risk for viruses, ransomware, and even identity theft. Learn how to protect yourself and your computer from online threats.

iPads and iPhones Part I: Device Training
Learn basic functions, tips, and tricks for your Apple devices.

iPads and iPhones Part II: Exploring Your Device
Explore the various “bells and whistles” your Apple devices have to offer.

Tablets and Smartphones Part I: Device Training
Learn basic functions, tips, and tricks for your Android devices.

Tablets and Smartphones Part II: Exploring Your Device
Explore the various “bells and whistles” your Android devices have to offer.

There’s an App for That!
Learn more about how your device can work for you. Discover the apps that will make your life easier and more fun. All devices welcome. This is a great follow-up course to our Smartphones workshop!

Digital Accessibility
Learn to make your technology work for you!

Macbooks: An Overview
An introduction to the world of Apple Computing.

Apps for Language Learning
Tools to improve language learning.