USING A PERSONAL COMPUTER

An introduction for new users. Learn how personal computers operate and be introduced to hardware and the basic concepts of word processing, Internet and Email. No prior computer experience required. Keyboard skills an advantage. Uses Windows 10, Office 2016

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STARTED 08001C - Sat 9.00am 10 Oct. 1 day x 6 hrs (Wea Centre)

Fees available for this course:(Which Fee?)
Standard: A$199.00
Discount: A$180.00
Concession: A$175.00

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BASIC COMPUTING FOR SENIORS

A supportive and stress-free introduction to IBM compatible personal computers. Jargon free language is used and pace of presentation is not rushed. Be introduced to hardware and the basic concepts of word processing, internet and email. No prior computer experience required. Keyboard skills an advantage. For those over 60 years - Senior's Card or other evidence of age required. Uses Windows 10 and Office 2016

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STARTED 08005B - Fri 10.00am 11 Sept. 3 wks x 4 hrs (Wea Centre)
STARTED 08005C - Fri 10.00am 16 Oct. 3 wks x 4 hrs (no sess 23/10) (Wea Centre)

WINDOWS

This jargon-free course covers using, customising and maintaining Windows. Basic computer knowledge is assumed. A useful course to complement the other WEA courses on Microsoft Office programs. Keyboard skills are an advantage. Note: this is not a word processing course and does not cover networking. Course is run in Windows 10.

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Standard: A$199.00
Discount: A$180.00
Concession: A$175.00

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TOUCH TYPING IN TWO DAYS

Using the Typequick package and other keyboard techniques, learn to touch type in two days. An intensive course for those who want the basics quickly. Emphasis placed on posture and correct techniques.

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STARTED 08025A - Sat 9.00am 17 Oct. 2 wks x 6 hrs (Wea Centre)

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Standard: A$262.00
Discount: A$236.00
Concession: A$230.00

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CREATE A WEBSITE WITH WORDPRESS

WordPress started as just a blogging system, but has evolved into a full content management system, used by almost 1/4 of all websites. While you can still use WordPress to create a simple blog, it also allows you to create fully functional websites. The best part about WordPress is that it's easy to use and flexible, with thousands of free templates. Introductory course students should be familiar with using a PC and the Internet.

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STARTED 08071F - Tue 9.00am 15 Sept. 1 day x 6 hrs (Wea Centre)
STARTED 08071G - Tue 9.00am 13 Oct. 1 day x 6 hrs (Wea Centre)

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Standard: A$199.00
Discount: A$180.00
Concession: A$175.00

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WORDPRESS - ECOMMERCE AND SEO

Whether you need to do a simple PayPal donation button or to set up a multi-product shopping site adding eCommerce facilities to your self-hosted WordPress site is easier then ever. We will look at setting up the shopping site, adding products and accepting payments. SEO is Search Engine Optimization and is about boosting the chances of your website appearing higher in search engine results and therefore getting more people to your site. We will look at how pages are ranked and how we can make our sites more likely to achieve results using popular plugins. This course relates to self-hosted WordPress websites. Knowledge equivalent to Create a Website with WordPess required.

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STARTED 08074C - Thu 9.00am 10 Sept. 1 day x 6 hrs (Wea Centre)
STARTED 08074D - Mon 9.00am 26 Oct. 1 day x 6 hrs (Wea Centre)

WINDOWS 10 & OFFICE 2016 UPDATE

Don’t spend hours getting familiar with the new Windows 10 and Office 2016 programs. This concise course will fast track you to the new features. Current users of previous versions may be interested in experiencing the differences before making a decision to upgrade.

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Fees available for this course:(Which Fee?)
Standard: A$102.00
Discount: A$92.00
Concession: A$90.00

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INTRODUCTION TO WORD

Learn how to write; correct; save and print a document; retrieve existing documents; move and copy text; use Find and Replace; format texts and paragraphs; use existing styles; use the Thesaurus; set tabs; create tables; add page numbers; and more. Keyboard skills and knowledge of Windows environment essential. Enrol in Introduction to Word & Intermediate Word at the same time and pay the discount fee for both courses. Course uses Word 2016.

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Standard: A$328.00
Discount: A$296.00
Concession: A$287.00

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WORD - PROBLEM SOLVING

Do you find the tabs do not line up? A picture is not sitting in the correct position on the page? Want to make all titles in the document look the same? How can numbering start at a number greater than 1 or numbering or self-adjust? Information is bulleted but it needs to be numbered? Working on someone else’s document and the Table is a mess? Page 1 needs to be portrait but page 2 landscape? Want to know how to find a symbol and a quick way to insert repeated symbols? Working on someone else’s document and Information appearing in the right hand margin? Learn how to use Comments and Track Changes. This course will teach you how to rectify some common problems experienced in Word. Familiarity with topics covered in the introductory course is essential.

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STARTED 08203A - Sat 9.00am 24 Oct. 1 sess x 4 hrs (Wea Centre)

INTERMEDIATE WORD

If you have already completed the introductory course and have a good knowledge of Word, learn the use of Word Art; Clip Art; Text boxes and Shapes, scanned images and watermarks; multiple columns; templates; simple headers and footers; footnotes; Auto Text; mail merge; styles; sections; tables of contents and more. Familiarity with topics covered in the introductory course is essential. Enrol Introduction and Intermediate Word at the same time and pay the discount fee for each. Course uses Word 2016.

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STARTED 08205B - Wed 9.00am 9 Sept. 2 wks x 6 hrs (Wea Centre)

Fees available for this course:(Which Fee?)
Standard: A$328.00
Discount: A$296.00
Concession: A$287.00

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