With clear explanations at each step, you will be able to gain comfort and confidence in your use of the computer system. And by focussing on practical, hands-on activities you quickly become familiar with new techniques and gain a solid understanding of what is going on.
This is a summary of the subjects and software packages that feature in our training options. In each case, the skill levels can be selected from Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced, and topics can be mixed or customised if required.
Tablets: How to use your iPad or Nexus 7
Internet, email, Skype. Shopping, banking, security.
Office tools - essential operations and concepts. Select from
Word Processing - Microsoft Word Using your digital camera - essential operations and concepts.
Spreadsheets - Excel
Presentations and graphics - PowerPoint
Email, calendar and contact management - Outlook
Versions covered: 2000, XP, 2003, 2007 or 2010
Graphics and Photography - Adobe Photoshop (also Photoshop Elements)Web page design - Adobe Dreamweaver
Students - I.C.T. - GCSE, A levelNewsletters and magazines - Microsoft Publisher, QuarkXpress
Project Planning - Microsoft ProjectMiscellaneous: PC setup and configuration; Understanding chatrooms and instant messaging; Viruses spam and spyware; Security firewalls and backup; Wireless networking; ... other topics on request.
Computer cleanup and maintenance
Backups, Virus and malware checks
Basic operation - Windows XP, Windows 7 or Windows 8
Includes key controls, email, internet, file management, system configuration and maintenance, and photos