Courses

Listed below are the courses currently offered by North Wellington SeniorNet

 

Basic Computer Skills using Windows 10:  It is recommended that the Basic Computing course is completed and you have an elementary understanding of the workings of the computer before venturing onto one of the more advanced courses.

Google search:  Learn how to effectively search the internet 

Emails:  Covers sending, receiving and deleting emails, using drafts and maintaining contacts.

Word for beginners:  Learn the basics of Word

Word for advanced users:  Make the most of Word

Excel (Getting started with spreadsheets / Creating a Budget):  Introduction to Excel Spreadsheets and how to create a budget using a spreadsheet for updating

Power Point:  Learn how to make your own presentation of holiday photos with captions, music etc.

Files and folders:  Learn where your files are and which files you should store away from your computer. 

Android tablets and smart phones:  Learn how to use your Android devices.

iPads and iPhones:  Learn how to use your Apple devices.

Internet Banking:  A course to help you use Internet Banking – complied by Westpac but refers to the other banks as well.

Skype:  Friends and relatives overseas?  See them as well as talk to them.

Facebook:   An introduction to Facebook

TradeMe:  Includes useful knowledge about buying and selling on Trade Me.

Faststone:  Learn how to manage and edit your digital photographs 

Back-up data:  Advanced session which includes creating a system repair disc, a system image and managing the back-up scheduler. 

Programming:  Learn some basic programming

Web design:  Help to create your own website

Windows 7:  Help with getting started on Windows 7 and with problems you're having