Computer Classes

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Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
*Exact time of day and length of class will be determined by individuals scheduled need for one hour increments.

GENERAL COMPUTER SKILLS CLASS, #001
$60 per hour
Beginner Level
Goal: For first time computer users who want to become independent at using the computer.

  • Learn basics of using a computer
  • Open and close files
  • Learn how to work with the Accessibilities File
  • Learn software programs that come with every computer; Word Pad, Calculator, Paint Program
  • Save, print, basic troubleshooting techniques
  • Installing and uninstalling software
  • Requirements: None

    Intermediate Level
    Goal: Learn the simple and easy to use features of Microsoft Word.

  • Learn Microsoft Word features of graphics, importing pictures, editing and changing fonts and style
  • Learn how to create a calendar
  • Learn how to create a table within your document
  • Learn how to use the drawing toolbar
  • Requirements: Individuals must have basic knowledge of the computer and/or have successfully completed the Beginner Level of training.

    Advanced Level
    Goal: Individuals will learn appropriate skills for using Microsoft Word as a business application.

  • Learn the fundamentals of creating a business letter
  • Learn how to take advantage of the many built-in business templates
  • Learn how to merge documents
  • Learn how to make your own template
  • Requirements: Individuals must have basic knowledge of the computer and/or have successfully completed the Beginner and/or Intermediate Level of training.

    KEYBOARDING CLASS, #002
    $60 per hour
    Beginner Level
    Goal: Individuals will be identified as to the modality that will be used to learn keyboarding. Identify the appropriate adapted or standard keyboard to be used. Identify appropriate keyboarding software programs for learning. Develop skills necessary to learn appropriate keyboarding. Work with a keyboarding software program to build on accuracy.
    Requirements: None

    Advanced Level
    Goal: This level is for the individual that can become a touch typist. Emphasis will be placed on increasing speed and accuracy at keyboarding. Individuals will aspire to achieve a minimum of 40 words per minute.
    Requirements: Individuals must have the ability to use all fingers in the home row position of the keyboard.

    INTERNET/EMAIL/SOCIAL NETWORKING CLASS, #003
    $60 per hour
    Goal: Introduction to the Internet and EMail

  • Learn how to look for and view various websites
  • Learn how to create and use email
  • Learn how to use various social networking sites such as Facebook & Twitter
  • Learn how to keep safe on the Internet
  • Requirements: Good working knowledge of the computer.

    USING DIGITAL MEDIA CLASS, #004
    $60 per hour
    Goal: Learn how to use a digital camera and download and organize your pictures and save photos to various media such as computer, CD, flash drive, and online photo media.
    Requirements: Good working knowledge of the computer.

    USING MUSIC MEDIA CLASS, #005
    $60 per hour
    Goal: Learn how to locate, download and organize music files. Working with various music media such as iTunes. Saving music to compuer, CD or flash drives.
    Requirements: Good working knowledge of the computer.

    MANAGING FINANCIAL INFORMATION CLASS, #006
    Goal: Life Skills/ Self Help/ Money Management. Learn Quicken or Excel programs to help balance personal finances.

  • Balance checkbook
  • Create and work with a monthly budget
  • Manage scheduling of daily activities
  • Create charts for medicine, jobs, activities, etc.
  • Requirements: Understand the value of money and have a good working knowledge of the computer.

    POWER POINT SOFTWARE PROGRAM CLASS, #007
    $60 per hour
    Goal: Learn the Power Point Software Program.
    Create slide shows for education and presentations. Working with your creative side, create and move information from one source to another using sound and animation to create a document and/or slide show.
    Requirements: Good working knowledge of the computer.

    GAMES AND MORE CLASS, #008
    $60 per hour
    Goal: Using the computer for fun activities. Tired of watching TV? Bored and have nothing to do? Learn where to find, and how to play games and software programs you would enjoy.
    Learn card games, thinking games, word games and eye-hand coordination games. Use software programs to create your own movie or scrapbooking or ??. Let's find what interests you and learn how to use the software independently.

    All classes will have the capability of using adapted keyboards and mouse

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