Technology plays an ever-increasing role in our lives. In these courses, acquaint yourself with some of the technology you encounter in your daily activities. Ask questions and explore in a safe learning environment.
Location: Daytona State College, Bldg. 150, Rm. 312, 1200 W. International Speedway Blvd.
To register, call Daytona State College at (386) 506-3858 or e-mail Joanne.Parker@DaytonaState.edu.
Heather Severino is an innovative, passionate, globally-recognized expert trainer with over 23 years of experience in the technology and learning industry. Her background includes government, corporate, sports and media technology. When she's not teach in the virtual or onsite classroom, you can find her at a technology conference helping others prepare for their Microsoft certification examinations, or looking for turtles below the surface of the ocean.
John See has extensive experience with Apple devices and software. Before retiring, John was a public school teacher, university instructor, school technology coordinator, IT Manager, and the Minnesota Department of Education Technology Specialist. Among other things, John coordinated many local Apple User Groups and operated his own successful technology consulting business.
Introduction to the Computer and Windows 10
September 22, 9 a.m. - Noon, Heather Severino
This course covers computer basics and new features of the Windows 10 Operating System. You will learn how to log in, basic mouse commands, keyboard shortcuts, how to create, organize and find documents. You will learn how to customize the Windows 10 Start menu and Task Bar, use the Edge web browser, add a printer, change screen settings, and use common applications like the Calculator, Sticky Notes, and Snipping Tool.
Communicating by Email
October 2, 9 a.m. - Noon, Heather Severino
Learn how to send email messages including file and photo attachments, receive and respond to emails with reply/reply all and forward, identify phishing tactics, and how to organize and search for emails.
Fundamentals of Saving Files to the Cloud
November 27, 9 a.m. - Noon, Heather Severino
Learn how to get the most out of storing files, photos and more online in cloud storage services like OneDrive, OnDrive for Business and Dropbox.
Banking, Shopping and Browsing Online Safely and Securely
November 10, 9 a.m. - Noon, Heather Severino
Learn how to protect your online identity while banking, working with personal data, and how to create complex passwords.
Apple iPhone, Apple iPad and Apple TV
October 5, 9 a.m. - Noon, Heather Severino
Learn how to navigate your iPhone/iPad with tips, tricks and shortcuts. Try out some new free productivity apps like Office Lens. Setup Find My Phone in case your iPhone is lost or stolen you can track its location. You will also get to setup and try Apple TV; checkout how you can access movies and TV shows on apps like Netflix, share photos from your phone on your big screen TV with AirPlay, and more.
Staying Connected with Skype, FaceTime and More
December 1, 9 a.m. - Noon, Heather Severino
Learn how to use common communication applications; instant messaging, audio and video calling, web meetings, and more.
Making the Most of Social Media
November 2, 9 a.m. - Noon, Heather Severino
Don't miss ou on those cute photos of your grandchildren and the vacation adventures your friends share online! Learn how to setup social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. You will also learn how to post updates including photos and videos, as well how to share, comment, and private message.
Creating Photo Albums and Stories with PowerPoint
November 17, 9 a.m. - Noon, Heather Severino
Are you giving a talk to a leisure club and want to show visual illustrations? Just return from an amazing vacation and want to create a digital photo album to show your family and friends?In this course, you will learn how to create and deliver engaging multimedia presentations that convey key points through the use of text, graphics and animations.
Don't Get Hacked! Security 101 for All Your Apple Devices
October 11, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m., John See
How easy is it to hack into my iPhone? Do I need a virus protector on my Apple Macintosh Computer? If so, which one? What settings do I make on my iPhone, iPad and Mac to keep my information private? How can I stay safe online? Take this class to find out answers to these and many more questions about online security, safety and privacy. Bring your iPhone or iPad to class. This class is not for Android users.
Top Tips: Make Your iPad and iPhone Work for You (3-day class)
October 18, 25, Nov. 1, 1 - 3 p.m., John See
In this three (3) day class you will discover 75 tips and tricks to help you use your Apple devices. Customizing you iPhone and/or iPad so it works best for you. Begin by learning to use all the settings and application choices. Then see and try some very useful tips. Also take a look at password management software. Bring your iPhone or iPad to class. This class is not for Android users.
To register call Daytona State College at (386) 506-3858 or email Joanne.Parker@DaytonaState.edu