PRODUCTIVITY AND FUN CLASSES


ABOUT TechAge CLASSES

All TechAge classes are small with a maximum of 10 students, one Instructor and up to three coaches to help students master the content. Help is available during our regular open lab hours, from noon - 2 pm, weekdays.


HOW TO REGISTER

Registration is easy. Call 461-2000 Ext. 463 or stop by the Learning Center. The registration desk is staffed from noon - 2 pm every weekday.


UPCOMING CLASSES


USING MICROSOFT EXCEL


In this 4-lesson class you will learn the basics of creating simple spreadsheets to organize, calculate and display data. These spreadsheets can be used to create and analyze household budgets, financial portfolios, address lists and endless other practical applications. Skills learned apply to all recent versions of Microsoft Excel.
Fee $40. Prerequisite: Basic computer skills. A USB flash drive is required for this class.

  • Look for this class in future schedules. Contact us for information on upcoming classes.


NEW *** USING TWITTER NEW ***


In this 2-lesson class, learn how to stay on top of current events, financial news or your favorite celebrities using Twitter, a popular social networking tool.
Prerequisite: Basic computer skills.
Fee $20.

  • Look for this class in future schedules. Contact us for information on upcoming classes.


NEW *** USING FACEBOOK NEW ***

Stay connected with family and friends and world events/discussions in this 3-lesson class. Learn how to effectively and safely use Facebook, the most popular social networking tool.
Fee $45 includes purchased text.
Prerequisite: Basic computer skills.

  • Sec. 120, Wednesdays, July 5 – 19, 2:00 – 4:00 pm.


EXPLORE THE INTERNET


With hundreds of millions of web sites on the Internet, it is sometimes hard to find the good stuff. This 4-lesson course will help you find it. You’ll take a guided tour of useful, free resources for news, information, entertainment, travel and learn to search effectively for the information you need.
Fee $40. Prerequisite: Basic computer skills.

  • Look for this class in our fall schedule schedule. Contact us for information on upcoming classes.


USING MICROSOFT WORD

In this 6-lesson class, you will learn to edit and format your documents and create more interesting and professional looking documents. Skills learned in this class apply to all recent versions of Microsoft Word.
Prerequisite: Basic computer skills. A USB flash drive is required for this class.
Fee $75. Includes Studio Visual Steps text.

  • Look for this class in our fall schedule schedule.Contact us for information on upcoming classes.


GENEALOGY BASICS


Get started on documenting your family history in this 2-lesson class with step-by-step instructions. Learn to use the free FamilySearch.org web site to create your family tree and discover more about your family.
Fee $20. Prerequisites: Basic computer and Internet skills.

  • Look for this class in future schedules. Contact us for information on upcoming classes.