Earley CResCent Resource Centre

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Jan
16
Wed
2019
Next Steps In Excel
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A 5-week follow-on course to ”Make Excel Work For You”.

Next Steps Excel

Small, tutor led classes with a maximum of 10 learners.
To Include:
  • Creating and Formatting Charts
  • More use of Functions and Formula
  • Relative and Fixed Addressing
*Please note: this course will be using Microsoft Windows 8.1 and Office 2013 Software.
For more information or to book a place, please email: earleycrescent@btconnect.com
Discover and Explore an Android Tablet
Jan 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

A 5 week course ideal for those who are thinking of buying an Android Tablet and would like to try before they buy, or for those now to using an Android Tablet and would like some guidance.

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Small, tutor led classes with a maximum of 10 learners. 

To Cover:

  • Basic Actions needed to use the tablet and the virtual keyboard.
  • Use the Settings App
  • Using the internet and email

PLEASE NOTE: Lenovo Yoga tablets will be supplied for use during this course.

 

For more information or to book a place, please email: earleycrescent@btconnect.com

Jan
17
Thu
2019
Introduction to using your Apple iPad
Jan 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A 5-week course to cover all the basic actions needed to get started with your Apple iPad.

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Small, tutor led classes with a maximum of 10 learners. 
To Cover:
  • Using the Settings app, updates and WiFi connections
  • Touch screen actions and using the virtual keyboard (Notes and Reminders apps)
  • Using the App Store
  • Grouping and deleting apps
  • Using Safari/Siri and Spotlight search
  • Using the camera app and sharing photos
*Please note: Suitable for those learners who have no or very little experience. Learners need to use their own Apple iPad which must have at least 50% battery life at the beginning of each session.
For more information or to book a place, please email: earleycrescent@btconnect.com
Word Skills for the Home User
Jan 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

A newly designed  5-week course, ideal for those who need to complete projects at home, or for those who have completed Next Steps in Computing and would like to learn more about Word.  

Next Steps In Computing

To Cover:
  • Different layouts in Word
  • Bullets and numbers
  • Mail Merge Labels
*Please note: this course will be using Microsoft Windows 10 and Office 2013 Software.
For more details or to book a place, please email: earleycrescent@btconnect.com
Feb
27
Wed
2019
Discover Databases in Excel
Feb 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

A newly design 5-week course to introduce the database (list) option in Excel. Ideal for those who have some or limited knowledge of Excel and would like to learn about databases, or as a follow-on from Beginners Excel and Next Steps in Excel.

Next Steps Excel

Small, tutor led classes with a maximum of 10 learners.
To Include:
  • Creating databases
  • Sorting lists
  • filtering lists
  • conditional formatting
*Please note: this course will be using Microsoft Windows 10 and Office 2013 Software.
For more information or to book a place, please email: earleycrescent@btconnect.com
Feb
28
Thu
2019
Next Steps With Your Apple iPad
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A 5 week course , following on from the Introduction course or for those who already know the basics and wish to learn more. 

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To Cover:
  • General recap on the basics, iOS updates 
  • Using the mail and photos apps, albums, moments, collections, years and sharing
  • Using AirDrop and Cloud storage options
  • More with the Mail app, using different mailboxes, organising your mail and contacts
  • Texting with iMessage and Video calling with Facetime
*Please note: Learners need to bring in and use their own Apple iPad, which must have at least 50% battery life at the beginning of each session
For more information or to book a place, please email: earleycrescent@btconnect.com
Keeping Safe on Social Media @ Earley Crescent Resource Centre
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

A newly designed course to highlight the safe use of Social Media

This course is ideal for the home user who is new to Social Media and would like to know how to keep secure whilst using it.

Using Social Networking For Job Opportunities

To cover:
  • Explore the most popular sites
  • Applying security settings
  • Help and information on the Internet
For more details or to book a place please email: earleycrescent@btconnect.com

 

Mar
6
Wed
2019
IT Skills for Jobseekers
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

A large percentage of jobs these days require an element of IT knowledge. This 4 week course will introduce you to some basic skills using Word and Excel 2013..

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To Cover
  • Creating Word documents
  • Creating Excel Worksheets
  • Changing the appearance of your documents and worksheets
  • Saving and printing files
Please note: Booking is Essential
For more information or to book a place, please email: earleycrescent@btconnect.com
Mar
14
Thu
2019
Cyber Safety – How to Avoid Scams
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

A 2 week course looking at some of the latest online scams and how you can protect yourself.

 

To Cover:

  • Keeping up-to-date with the latest scams

  • How and where to find helpful information

*Please note: this course will be using Microsoft Windows 10 and Office 2013 Software.

For more information or to book a place, please email: earleycrescent@btconnect.com

Apr
3
Wed
2019
Explore eBay @ Earley Crescent Resource Centre
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

A newly designed course to help you with buying and selling on eBay. 

Offering tips and advice on how to maximize your eBay experience, either as a buyer, seller or both. 

Small tutor led classes with a maximum of 10 learners. 
  • The buying side, explaining the bidding system, your responsibilities as a buyer and feedback. 
  • The selling side, with hints and tips, covering the best time to sell, your responsibilities as a seller and feedback. 
There will be practical exercises to listing items and an opportunity to set up your own eBay account. 

 

For more information or to book a place, please email: earleycrescent@btconnect.com
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