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Community Connections and Participation for Seniors

Photography iPhone Android

LOCATION: Sherwin Rise, 40 Chetynd Grove, Wollert. DESCRIPTION: This activity covers photography using iPhone and Android Phone. Not suitable for tablets or iPads. It covers how best to take photos with your phone, development of skills of different types of photos – macros, wide angles, landscape, portrait etc. It includes morning tea. Great for both the beginner and intermediate level.
REQUIREMENTS: Smartphone

Laptop Windows

LOCATION: Thomastown Library 2/52 Main Street Thomastown Plenty of parking. DESCRIPTION: This is NOT a beginners class. Topics covered will include – Win10 configuration – Use Email – File management – Internet browsing – Staying safe online – Backups. Students are encouraged to bring computer issues they may be having and share with the class.

Digital Literacy Support Prog #4 ONLINE

LOCATION: ONLINE – USING ZOOM DESCRIPTION: This class will provide an opportunity to extend your digital skills broaden your social networks, share your stories creatively and connect with people on social media.

Computers Level 1

LOCATION: Thomastown Library Computer Room 2/52 Main Street Thomastown DESCRIPTION: In this class you will learn: * Saving images from the internet * Changing file names * Creating new folders * Moving files / pictures into folders.

Computer Very Basic – Total Beginners

LOCATION: Thomastown Library Computer Room 2/52 Main Street Thomastown
DESCRIPTION: Class will focus on individual needs. This class is for the people who would like to learn how to operate a computer. Able to assist people with different operating systems (Win or Apple).

Laptop Trouble shooting

LOCATION: Peter Lalor Campus 34 Robert Street Lalor, opp. Ryder Street LALOR 3075 DESCRIPTION: Get assistance with your laptop. Have a problem then make an appointment with the tutor and in a one to one environment get assistance to solve it. REQUIREMENTS: PC Laptop

Android Devices – Learn how to use

LOCATION: Peter Lalor Campus 34 Robert Street Lalor, opp. Ryder Street LALOR 3075 DESCRIPTION: Learn how to use your Android phone (Samsung etc) and Android tablet. This class covers the basic apps on these devices. There will be a different focus every week and lots of time to ask questions and have your problems solved. If you enrol in this class please ensure you attend weekly. REQUIREMENTS: Android smartphone and/or Android tablet.

Technology and Computers for Seniors

LOCATION: Peter Lalor Campus 34 Robert St opp. Ryder St Lalor 3075 OBJECTIVES: * To increase the awareness of available technology and how to use it * To support access to information on line * To connect to others with common interests * To keep up to date on the upgrades in Windows based applications and facilities. DESCRIPTION: Participants in the class are encouraged to become involved in discussions about different computer topics such as: * Research on security issues * Developments in software and operating systems * Upgrades of different computer systems * Use of cloud storage systems * Developments of technological progress

Windows 10 Computer Support

LOCATION: May Rd Campus Senior Citizens Building 2B May Rd Lalor DESCRIPTION: The course will offer support for Windows 10. Working together we solve problems and answer questions that will help to participants use their PC more effectively.

Apple iPHONE & iPAD Self Help

LOCATION: Peter Lalor Campus 34 Robert St opp. Ryder St Lalor 3075 DESCRIPTION: Help each other to run through some of the iPhone/iPad features and learn to use them more efficiently. Starting from the very basics – in this iPhone/iPad class we take it nice and slow as we introduce you to the wonderful things your iPhone and iPad can do. We cover the buttons, switches, the standard apps, how to buy other apps, some great tips, tricks and so much more. We also look at how your iPhone or iPad can scan and send documents, camera/video, maps, public transport timetables, banking, email, phone/ video calls, access to newspapers, books, libraries and so much more.