Computer/Digital Technology

THE “ART” OF APPS : Using the Power of Smart Phones and Tablets

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Price: 225.00 USD
4 Weeks

06 - 07 - 2016, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2016-06-07 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

In this hands-on class, we will explore must-have smart phone/tablet apps in every area, including travel, fitness, health care, personal productivity, finance, home management, and many other areas. Participants in this class are encouraged to bring their devices to class where we will have hands-on sessions downloading and exploring the latest and greatest tips, tricks, and apps for our mobile devices. Questions and answers are part of this workshop.

iWORKSHOP : Tips and Tricks for iPhones, iPads, and Apps

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Price: 225.00 USD
4 Weeks

09 - 12 - 2016, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2016-09-12 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

New iPhones and iPads came out recently, and there are features and essentials to consider in making the best whether in purchasing a new device or upgrading our device(s) to the new operating system. This class will cover all versions of the iPhone/iPad, as well as highlighting the new features of the latest devices and in the IOS 9.x operating system. In this class we will cover the basics from how to navigate, work with settings, organize our screen, locate hidden features, using the camera and it’s new features, and more. We will look at the latest changes and the glitches we may encounter using certain features or in upgrading. We will learn the essential apps to unleash the power of our devices to make our lives easier and serve our customized needs. Participants are encouraged to bring their devices to class where we will have hands-on sessions exploring the latest and greatest tips, tricks, and apps for our mobile devices. (A limited enrollment class)

iWORKSHOP, Part II : Tips and Tricks for iPhones, iPads, and Apps

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Price: 225.00 USD
4 Weeks

10 - 10 - 2016, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2016-10-10 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

With each passing day, we find ourselves in the midst of a smart-technology metamorphosis that promises to automate, organize, and simplify our lives as never before. How do we navigate through the multitudes of icons and apps to find the ones best for our needs? How can we enjoy the fun of downloading and using apps while simultaneously maintaining and ensuring our privacy? What are the best practices and settings we should know about? In this hands-on class, which is the continuation of iWorkshop Part I, we will cut through the techno-noise to hone in on the intermediate issues we need to know about such as security, travel essentials, and more. Participants in this class are encouraged to bring their devices to class for our hands-on sessions. (Note: If you feel you are an intermediate user, you can attend this class without having attended iWorkshop Part 1.) (A limited enrollment class)

iWORKSHOP, Part One - Tips And Tricks For Apple Smart Phones & Tablets

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Price: 225.00 USD
4 Weeks

02 - 06 - 2017, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2017-02-06 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

New iPhones/iPads and new IOS operating systems come with many changes and new—sometimes confusing—features. These features are essential to know about in order to make the best decisions, whether we are deciding to purchase a new device or using the new operating system. This class covers all versions of the iPhone/iPad, while also highlighting the new features in the latest devices and in the IOS 10.x operating system, so that you can understand and use your devices with confidence. The class starts with the basics and covers everything from how to navigate, work with settings, organize our screen, locate hidden features, using the camera and it's new features, and more. We will go over the latest changes and the glitches we may encounter using certain features or upgrading. We will learn the essential apps to unleash the power of our devices, and make our lives easier. Participants in this class are encouraged to bring their devices to class where we will have hands-on sessions exploring the latest and greatest tips, tricks, and apps for our mobile devices. Questions and answers are part of this workshop. (A limited enrollment class)

iWORKSHOP, Part Two - Tips And Tricks For Apple Smart Phones And Tablets

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Price: 225.00 USD
4 Weeks

03 - 06 - 2017, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2017-03-06 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

With each passing day, we find ourselves in the midst of a smart-technology metamorphosis that promises to automate, organize, and simplify our lives as never before. How do we navigate through the multitudes of icons and apps to find the ones best for our needs? How can we enjoy the fun of downloading and using apps while simultaneously maintaining and ensuring our privacy? What are the best practices and settings we should know about? In this hands-on class, we will cut through the techno-noise to hone in on the must-have smartphone/tablet apps in every area, including travel, fitness, health care, personal productivity, finance, home management, and many other areas. While this class is a follow-up to iWorkshop Part 1, it can be also taken as a stand-alone class. Topics from the first class will be briefly reviewed so that everyone can move forward learning about their apps, settings, and more. Participants in this class are encouraged to bring their devices to class for our hands-on sessions. (A limited enrollment class)

TAKING GREAT PHOTOS: Sharing and Organizing Using the iPhone/iPad Camera and Photos Apps

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Price: 150.00 USD
4 Weeks

06 - 01 - 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2017-06-01 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Two of the most often-used features of iPhones and iPads are the Camera and the Photos app. The smartphone’s camera is very sophisticated and can result in some very professional-looking photos. However, there are so many fun, yet powerful, camera options people don’t know about which offer a lot more options when taking pictures, and can improve the quality of photos exponentially. In this course, students will learn the art and science of taking great photos with the iPhone/iPad in the Camera app, and also include time-honored photography principles that can take photos to the next level. We will cover in detail how to share, store, transfer, organize, and edit these photos in the Photos app. We will learn about using HDR (High Dynamic Range), Time lapse, Panoramic mode, Burst mode, and filters, as well as explore fun photo apps for the camera. By the end of this class, students will have learned everything they ever wanted to know about how to unlock the potential of their camera and confidently organize and share their photos.

iWORKSHOP FOR YOUR iPHONES, iPADS, AND APPS

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Price: 275.00 USD
6 Weeks

09 - 11 - 2017, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2017-09-11 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

This class starts with the basics and covers everything from how to navigate and work with settings, organize our screen, locate hidden features, and use the camera. New iPhones are coming out, and the operating system (iOS) has updated, bringing many new features that even seasoned users need to know about. We will go over the latest changes and the glitches we may encounter using certain features or upgrading. We will also learn the essential apps to unleash the power of our devices, and make our lives easier. What are the best practices and settings we should know about? How can we make our devices so that they best serve our customized needs? This class covers all of that and more. Participants in this class are encouraged to bring their devices to class where we will have hands-on sessions exploring the latest and greatest tips, tricks, and apps for our mobile devices. Questions and answers are part of this workshop. (A limited enrollment class)

UNDERSTANDING FACEBOOK: Intro. to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest

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Price: 225.00 USD
4 Weeks

10 - 26 - 2017, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2017-10-26 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Your kids and grandkids are doing it. Your friends and clients are doing it. You may be doing it too, but you still have burning questions. How can you keep your settings in view of Facebook's constant changes? How can you insure your privacy and security yet still participate in social media? In this hands-on workshop, we will start from the basics to explore social media in depth. We will learn Facebook basics, best practices, and Facebook tips and tricks. We will explore the extremely popular Instagram program that so many are obsessed with, and which can really be fun for all of us. We will find out how to create beautiful Pinterest pages that creatively display our favorite interests. We will learn how to master Twitter and find out why everyone says "#hashtag" in conversations these days! We will cover all these social media sites and learn the ways that we can take full advantage of the interactive capabilities of the Internet, where communication with family or friends is just a mouse-click away. (A limited enrollment class)

iWORKSHOP FOR iPHONES, iPADS AND APPS: Tips and Tricks for Your Apples Smart Phones and Tablets

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Price: 300.00 USD
8 Weeks

02 - 05 - 2018, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2018-02-05 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

New iPhones/iPads have just come out, along with new iOS operating system with many changes and different, sometimes confusing, features. These features are essential in order to decide to purchase a new device or use the new operating system more efficiently. The class starts with the basics and covers everything from how to navigate, work with settings, organize our screen, locate hidden features, use the camera and it's new features, and more. We will explore the latest changes and the glitches we may encounter using certain features or upgrading. We will learn the essential apps to unleash the power of our devices, which will make our lives easier. Participants are encouraged to bring their devices to class where we will have hands-on sessions exploring the latest and greatest tips, tricks, and apps for our mobile devices. (A limited enrollment class.)

LIVING THE ONLINE LIFE: Exploring Social Media, Shopping Online, and Protecting Your Privacy

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Price: 250.00 USD
5 Weeks

04 - 09 - 2018, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2018-04-09 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

It's been more than 23 years since the Internet came into widespread use and in that time the Web has seamlessly been incorporated into our daily lives. Security and privacy issues, scams, malware, phishing, and intrusive ads have also accompanied such positive features as connectedness, convenience, and entertainment. How can we navigate the line between being connected and at the same time stay safe from hacking, identity theft, and malware? In this workshop, we will review the basic practices for navigating the Web using search engines, saving/printing website pages, shopping and ordering from online sellers, renting and streaming movies, and more. We will also discover some great tips on using such social media apps as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, and YouTube. We will cover important security and privacy strategies to keep our data and information safe while allowing us to confidently use the Internet in ways that enhance our lives. Participants in this class are encouraged to bring their devices to class where we will have hands-on sessions. (A limited enrollment class)

TAKING GREAT PHOTOS & ORGANIZING THEM

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Price: 150.00 USD
4 Weeks

05 - 17 - 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2018-05-17 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Two of the most often-used features of iPhones and iPads are the Camera and the Photos app. The smartphone’s camera is very sophisticated and can result in some very professional-looking photos. However, there are so many fun, yet powerful, camera options people don’t know about which offer a lot more options when taking pictures, and can improve the quality of photos exponentially. So many of us don't know how to edit, share, organize, or back up our photos. In addition, few of us understand how to work with iCloud and Dropbox photo storage. In this class we will learn how to unlock the potential of the Camera and Photo apps on our smartphones!

START AT THE BEGINNING: Technology Basics

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Price: 250.00 USD
4 Weeks

09 - 10 - 2018, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2018-09-10 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Do you want to communicate with your kids and grandkids with the tools they typically use, but don't know where to begin? Do you feel fear about selecting the wrong choice on the Internet and exposing yourself to a scam or virus? Do you see others taking photos and then emailing/texting them to others and wish you could learn how? Take the first step by starting with this very basics class. In this workshop, you will begin to understand the technology in your own home—all the wires and what they are for. You will learn how to work with your smartphone—everything from changing the volume, making your screen brighter, and adding a contact. By the end of this class, you will feel empowered by the technology in your life. (A limited enrollment class)

iWORKSHOP FOR iPHONES, iPADS AND APPS: Tips and Tricks for Your Apples Smart Phones and Tablets

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Price: 300.00 USD
8 Weeks

10 - 08 - 2018, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM 2018-10-08 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

New iPhones/iPads have come out bringing many changes and different, sometimes confusing, features. Whether you have purchased a new iPhone/iPad, or want to get the most out of your current device, it is important to understand these new features. The class starts with the basics and covers everything from how to navigate, work with settings, organize our screen, locate hidden features, use the camera and it's new features, and more. We will explore the latest changes and the glitches we may encounter using certain features or upgrading. We will learn the essential apps to unleash the power of our devices, making our lives easier. Participants are encouraged to bring their devices to class. (A limited enrollment class)