Computer Classes and Labs

 

Joy of Computers, Part 1

Level 1 Class: Want to learn how to use a computer? Then this easy-to-follow class is designed specifically for you. We will cover basic computer concepts, how to use a mouse, how to use the keyboard, and how to customize your system. Students will also learn how to send emails, navigate a web browser, and safeguard against malware. Students may bring in their own laptops/tablets or use one of our desktops. Step-by-step instructions are provided and no prior computer knowledge is required, but having a home computer to enjoy what we learn would be beneficial. This class is taught on PCs and is not suitable for Apple users. Students must complete registration before attending class.  Please bring proof of enrollment with you.  Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room. 

Course#  Day Date    Time Age Fee
1043 M 7/10-8/7 11:00 AM-12:30 PM 18+ $70
 

$70
$70

 

Microsoft Office Word 2016, Part 2

 Level 4 Class: This course includes advanced functions of Microsoft Office Word 2016. The skills students will learn include: Pictures and Text Wrapping, Formatting Pictures, Shapes, Text Boxes, Aligning, Ordering and Grouping Objects, Tables and Charts. In addition, students will learn: Track changes and Comments, inspecting and Protecting Documents, SmartArt Graphics, Applying and Modifying Styles and Mail Merge. Microsoft Office Word 2016 Part 1 is strongly encouraged or subject matter may be difficult to understand and follow.  Students must complete registration before attending class.  Please bring proof of enrollment with you.  Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course# Day Date Time Age  Fee  
1042 6/5-7/3  6:30-8:00 PM  18+  $70 

 

Microsoft Office Excel 2016, Part 1

Level 3 Class: Level 3 Class: This course includes basic functions of Microsoft Office Excel 2016. The skills students will learn include: Modifying Columns, Rows and Cells, Formatting Cells, Understanding Number Formats, Working with Multiple Worksheets, Using Find & Replace, Checking Spelling, Page Layout and Printing. In addition, students will learn: Intro to Formulas, Creating More Complex Formulas, Relative and Absolute Cell References and Functions. These skills can be used for personal as well as professional endeavors. Basic computer literacy is strongly encouraged or subject matter may be difficult to understand and follow. Refer to Joy of Computers class for basic computer skills. Students must complete registration before attending class.  Please bring proof of enrollment with you.   Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course# Day Date Time Age Fee  
1048 7/10-8/7 6:30 PM-8:00 PM  18+  $70 

 

Learn Windows 10

Level 1 Class: This class is designed to help you learn how to use your new laptop or tablet. We will learn how to navigate Windows 10, how to use the notification center, how to use Cortana voice, how to use the Edge browser, and how to personalize your start menu and desktop. In addition we will learn how to manage your files and folders, how to use cloud storage (OneDrive), and how to work with applications and the Windows store. Students must bring in their own laptop or windows tablet. This class is not suitable for Apple users.  Students must complete registration before attending class.  Please bring proof of enrollment with you.   Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course#  Day Date   Time Age Fee
1101 6/5-7/3  9:00-10:30 AM  18+  $70 
 1102 M 7/10-8/7 4:00-5:30 PM 18+ $70  

 

Google Drive and Docs
 
Level 2 Class: Say goodbye to bulky email attachments! With Google Drive we can send a link in Gmail to friends, family, colleagues and everyone will have the same file, same version--automatically. This class covers cloud storage which allows us to store documents, photos, videos and more online. We will use Google Docs to create, share and collaborate on documents, spreadsheets, and presentations.   Students must complete registration before attending class.  Please bring proof of enrollment with you. Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course#  Day Date   Time Age Fee  
1106 6/5-7/3  4:00-5:30 PM  18+  $70 

 

Photo Editing Workshop

Level 1 Workshop: This workshop covers how to transfer pictures from your phone or digital camera to your computer, how to do automatic backups on hard drive or cloud-based storage, how to share photos online and how to organize them in folders. In addition students will learn how to crop, resize, and rotate photos as well as how to print photos from home or send them to a store (Walgreens, CVS, Walmart, Costco, etc.) Students must complete registration before attending class.  Please bring proof of enrollment with you.  Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course# Day Date   Time Age Fee
1105 F 6/16 9:30-11:30 AM 18+ $45
 

 

Get to Know Sierra

Level 1 Class:  Do you have a MacBook but are not sure how to use it?  Stop guessing and take this easy-to-use introductory class to OS Sierra.  You will learn how to move confidently around the Mac’s desktop and menus, learn how to use Spotlight, iCloud Drive, FaceTime, AirDrop, Notification Center and much more.  No prior knowledge is required, but students must bring in their own MacBook.  Students must complete registration before attending class.  Please bring proof of enrollment with you.  Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos.  Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St., Oak Room. 

Course# Day Date   Time Age Fee
1049 M 7/10-8/7 9:00-10:30 AM 18+ $70
 

 

Mobile Devices Workshop

Level 1 Workshop: In this workshop, students will learn how to use Bluetooth, understand how to install and remove applications, how to take pictures, set up Email, and much more. In addition, students will learn about managing contacts, security, and privacy. Students must bring in their own smartphones or tablets.  Students must complete registration before attending class.  Please bring proof of enrollment with you.  Instructor: Sal Hernandez-Campos. Dorothy Johnson Center: 775 E. 16th St, Oak Room.

Course#  Day Date   Time Age Fee  
1047 F 6/9 9:30-11:30 AM 18+ $45

 

Introduction to Computers, Level I

 This class teaches basic computer operations from the start. Learn about mouse operation, the keyboard, saving files, icons, menus and more during this class. Bring a friend and sign-up together. Have fun on your new adventure into the computer world. Students must bring their own laptop and power cord to every class. This class is taught on laptop computers with Windows operating systems and is not suitable for Apple users. Instructor: Bill Bowler. Lakeside Pavilion.

Course#  Day Date   Time Age Fee  
1711  9/11-10/16 1:00-2:15 PM  50+ $60  

1:00-2:15 PM
$60

 

Introductions to Computers, Level II

This is a great class for those people with a little computer knowledge. Learn more about the programs you have on your computer, the internet, and e-mail. We will tap into your level of computer knowledge and move on from there. This class will pick up where you left off and move you forward to your next goal. It;s time to start enjoying your laptop again. Students must bring their own laptop and power cord to every class.  This class is taught on laptop computers with Windows operating systems and is not suitable for Apple users. Instructor: Bill Bowler. Lakeside Pavilion.
 
Course#  Day Date   Time Age Fee  
1107 M 6/5-7/10 2:30-3:45 PM  50+ $60  
1713  M 9/11-10/16 2:30-3:45 PM  50+ $60  

 

Introductions to Computers, Level III

Push further ahead from what you've already learned in the Level II class. Download and use free word processing as well as other apps. Save pictures from your phone or camera, put clipart into documents, and learn about the shortcuts and tips your computer has to offer. Discover how to search and use the internet for information, i.e., movie times and ticket reservations. Order and shop online and use Craigslist. Students must bring their own laptop and power cord to every class.  This class is taught on laptop computers with Windows operating systems and is not suitable for Apple users. Instructor: Bill Bowler. Lakeside Pavilion.
 
Course#  Day Date   Time Age Fee
1108 M 6/5-7/10 1:00-2:15 PM 50+ $60

 

iPhone/Smartphone

Have you ever wondered what your phone can do beyond making a call? What about shortcuts in texting, placing pictures in a message, or finding and loading apps? In this class you will learn how to use some of the features in your phone including navigation, using the camera/video feature, and more! Learn valuable tips to get even more from your phone. Instructor: Bill Bowler. Lakeside Pavilion.
 
Course#  Day Date   Time Age Fee
1714 M 10/23-11/27 1:00-2:15 PM 50+ $60