The Southern Districts Computer Users Club offers a few courses to assist members to become more effective in the use and control of their computers.
Take a look at our Course Environment.
In addition there are more advances courses that look at email and web interaction as well as an introduction to digital photography.
The courses are:
Computer Basics I: A three week course of 2 hours per week.
Training on safety, safeguarding your computer, operating systems – with emphasis om the use of the desktop, icons, folders, task bar, pointer and mouse usage.
Computer Basics II: A three week course of 2 hours per week. Needs Computer Basics I as a pre-requisite – or known basic experience.
Training on installing new programs, How to use “Safe Mode”, Using MSCONFIG, System Restore, burning CD or DVD’s, looking at Windows Explorer, Memory sticks -( renaming and copying to and from), inserting images, scanning and printers.
Email and web tuition (2 week at 2 hours per week) in the use of using the Web as a resource: (like going to your library) email as a resource (like going to and using the services at the post office).
Basic Digital photography. 2 week course for 2 hours per week.
A bit about cameras, how to upload / download to computers tuition on photo enhancing , scanning and printing using Photoshop .
This Microsoft program is a must for anyone with a presentation to do or simply wishes to present photographs or other images or videos with sound etc into a highly professional package. Finished program can be converted into video format suitbal wof presentation on TV’s and ohter equipment.
A Miocrosoft program suitable to use for for flyers, Christmas Cards, Calenders, booklets that contain text and images.
Course prices are $40 – $50 per course per person. Where husband and wife attend (or partner) a $5 discount applies as only one set of course notes is provided.