Beginner Computer and Keyboarding/Typing
Absolute Beginner Computer
- FEE: $69
- Six (6) hours
Learn how to operate a mouse, how to use a computer keyboard, and be introduced to the Windows operating system. This easy and gentle introduction to computers will help you feel more comfortable taking other Windows courses. With little or no experience using computers, after completing this course, you are ready for the Computers A-Z class.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Understand personal computer components
- Use the mouse to click, double click and drag icons on the desktop
- Use the Start menu
- Open and close programs (applications)
- Understand standard window components
- Maximize, minimize, restore, size and move windows on the desktop
- Understand basic keyboard functions
- Use the Help feature
Introduction to Computers A-Z
- FEE: $179
- Twenty-four (24) hours
This hands-on 18-hour course is for those seeking a comprehensive understanding of
computers and working within a Windows environment. Learn how to navigate the many
features of Windows 7 and acquire basic, intermediate, and advanced skills. Course
content includes tools and options available for personal computing, how to create
and manage files and folders, and multiple applications within Windows. In addition,
you will work with Internet Explorer, learn customization techniques, and how to enhance
system performance. If you’re a user with emerging skills and familiarity with computers
and Windows environments and you want to take your skills to the next level and beyond,
this class is for you!
Upon successful completion of this class, you will have the skills needed to progress to our application classes, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
• Navigating Windows
• File management
• Creating and managing folders
• Document creation, editing and formatting
• Windows settings
• Using Windows Explorer
• Pros and cons of various options for saving files
• Setting up email accounts
• Establishing settings for internet use and interactions
Computer Basic 1 - 2 - 3- NEW!
- Fees: $99
- Six (6) hours
Keyboarding/Typing - NEW!
Whether a true beginner, a "hunt and peck" typist, or learners wanting to advance
their existing typing abilities, this program is for participants of all levels.
- FEE: $149
- Twenty-Four (24) hours
Basic in E-Mail - NEW!
- FEE: $ 99
- Six(6) hours
BC = Bradenton campus
LWR = Lakewood Ranch campus
VC = Venice campus
YOU MAY REGISTER BY PHONE: (941) 363-7199 or (941) 752-5203 or (941) 408-1412