Computers & Digital Media

Our state of the art computer lab has 13 computers and we offer programs for all levels. Beginner, intermediate and advanced classes, social media courses such as Facebook, Twitter or Skype, Microsoft Office classes, iPhone and Android classes, digital photography, and more! We offer computer classes in English and Russian language. For more information about computer programs, please contact Dianne Erdos-Rush at 416-225-2112, ext. 128 or dianneer@betelcentre.org.

UPCOMING COURSES 


Beginners
No experience necessary. Learn to use the mouse, keyboard, basic email and Internet. Instructor: Rivka Ruth Campbell
Wednesday, October 16 – December 18
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm • 10 weeks
$70 members $95 non-members


Intermediate
Students must be comfortable with the mouse and keyboard. Learn to use Google, email, address books, attachments, downloading, cutting and pasting. Instructor: Dianne Erdos-Rush
Tuesday, October 29
9:00 am -11:00 am • 8 weeks
$56 members $76 non-members


Ask the Expert
Bring in your camera, cell phone, iPod, iPad, etc. Our expert gives you a private lesson on your own equipment. By appointment only. Please call ext. 128 to book.

Wednesday, October 16 – December 18
1:00 pm – 6:00 pm • 10 weeks
Cost: $10 per hour


Hints, Tips & Tricks – NEW TOPICS & THEMES!
Put an end to your messy desktop and learn new techniques to better organize your files. Learn to check if a website has potential malware before clicking on it. Explore interesting and fascinating websites you never knew existed. Learn how to install a program without being infected. Learn to use Word to create a simple poster and greeting card with graphics and shapes. Learn how to transfer and edit photos from your smartphone. Learn how to download music and videos from the internet (for free!).
Instructor: Frank Cosentino
Wednesday, October 16 – December 18
9:00 am – 11:00 am • 10 weeks

$70 members $95 non-members


Open Lab
Volunteers are available to help answer your questions. Bring in your old photos and have them scanned and copied to your memory stick or emailed to you. Bring in your laptop if you would like. Drop in.

Wednesday, October 16 – December 18 • 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Sunday, October 13 – December 15 • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cost: $2 per hour.


Online Computer Assistance
An exciting new learning opportunity that can be done online on your own computer, without leaving the comfort of your own home. Each session can be customized to meet your specific needs and at the pace that is right for you. You will have full control over what you want to learn! The instructor will connect to your computer by the Internet and conduct the lesson over the phone. You will need a computer or laptop with Windows 10, access to a telephone near your computer, an external mouse and access to the Internet. Instructor: Frank Cosentino

Wednesday, October 16 – December 18
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Alternative dates and times are available, by request only.
Cost: $40 per hour
Please contact Dianne at 416-225-2112, ext. 128 or dianneer@betelcentre.org to book an appointment.


Facebook
For students comfortable with the mouse and computer. Learn to use Facebook. View pictures of your grandchildren, share your pictures with your friends, introduce your friends to a shared hobby, and more. Instructor: Naomi Moscoe
Thursday, October 17 – November 14
9:00 am – 11:00 am • 5 weeks
$40 members $55 non-members


Windows 10
Learn how to use your Windows 10 computer to the fullest! Learn basic features like apps, pinning and unpinning apps to the taskbar, start menu, navigation and organization of your desktop, how to use the snipping tool, and much more!
Instructor: Denise Donovan
Friday, October 18 – November 15
9:30 am – 11:30 am • 5 weeks
$40 members $55 non-members


Boost Your Memory with Computer Games! – New!
Want a fun way to keep those brain cells working? We will be using fun games to keep the brain active. Train your brain, improve memory, concentration and thinking skills!
Instructor: Dianne Erdos-Rush
Thursday, November 21 – December 19
9:00 am – 11:00 am • 5 weeks
$40 members $55 non-members


Video Editor – New!
For students comfortable with the computer. Learn how to take great photos with your smartphone and/or tablet, Learn how to organize and edit, and transfer photos from your Apple devices, Android and digital camera to your computer. Learn how to create a movie (using Windows 10 ‘Video Editor’) using your photos and videos with music, titles and credits, and then share it with your friends and family!
Instructor: Frank Cosentino
Monday, October 28 – December 16
9:30 am – 11:30 am • 8 weeks
$56 members $76 non-members


iPHONE, iPAD AND ANDROID CLASSES!

Android Tablet or Cell Phone
Learn the basics of operating your Android Phone or Tablet (Acer, Asus, Samsung, HP, or Lenovo). Instructor: Ron Berman

Monday, October 28 – December 16
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm • 8 weeks
$56 members $76 non-members


iPad – Beginners
Learn the basics of operating your iPad. Instructor: Ron Berman
Monday, October 28 – December 16
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm • 8 weeks
$56 members $76 non-members


iPad – Intermediate
If you have been using your iPad, but want more, this class is for you. Instructor: Denise Donovan
Friday, November 22 – December 20
9:30 am – 11:30 am • 5 weeks
$40 members $55 non-members


iPhone – 1
For iPhone owners. Please bring your phone to class. Instructor: Ron Berman

Friday, October 18 – November 15
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm • 5 weeks
$40 members $55 non-members


iPhone – 2
Continue to learn about your iPhone. Please bring your phone to class. Instructor: Ron Berman

Friday, November 22 – December 20
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm • 5 weeks
$40 members $55 non-members


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