Intro to PCs for Beginners Courses

This course is great for minimising the ‘fear factor’ many people have when using computers.

Participants will get more than a ‘taste’ of the major apps and uses for computers and IT tools in business and in the workplace. And job-seekers will enhance their employment prospects with this short course.

Basic Computing

September 18th, 2018

  • Intro to PCs for Beginners

Intro to PCs for Beginners


Detailed Content

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

 

Computer Essentials & Shortcuts:

  • Start a Windows PC and log on.
  • Use shortcut tips and rules for using a Windows PC.
  • Start and exit Windows applications using shortcuts.
  • Move, size, maximise and minimise windows.
  • Navigate and create folders to organise files.
  • Use the Recycle Bin.

Word-processing Essentials (Word or Google Docs):

  • Type a simple letter.
  • Edit and format text.
  • Create, save and open files.

Spreadsheet Essentials (Excel or Google Sheets):

  • Create a simple spreadsheet.
  • Enter headings, data and simple formulas.
  • Create a simple chart/graph.

E-mail Essentials (Outlook or GMail):

  • Create a Gmail, Hotmail or similar e-mail account.
  • Create, send and receive e-mail.
  • Send attachments.

Internet Essentials (Internet Explorer or Chrome):

  • Use shortcuts for browsing the Internet.
  • Save web pages to favourites.


Flexible Options

Courses are delivered in our training rooms, or can be conducted in your training room onsite, or as live, online sessions. And content/outcomes can be customised/tailor-made to your requirements.

See Benefits to the right for a list of services provided to all participants (depending on the course).

For more details or to inquire about a closed corporate or online program, use our inquiry form here or phone us on (02) 6041 2711.


Prerequisites

The course is designed for anybody with little or no experience in using a Windows PC.

Upcoming Dates

    No courses scheduled. Please inquire via phone (02) 6041 2711 or use our Contact Us page

More Dates
Download Course Guide

Benefits

IT Training AND Courses
EDUCATE, ENHANCE & PERFORM
We are here to help you work smarter with your IT tools. Whether it's for business, work or fun, our services will increase your productivity and minimise your stress. Look around for info about our services and courses, dates, bookings, help desk, resources and more.
  • Analysis of your needs.
  • Face-to-face or live, online.
  • Our training rooms or yours.
  • Extensive training manuals.
  • Help desk support.
Our corporate video
Call (02) 6041 2711