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: Denise Donovan
Wednesday, April 22 – June 24
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm • 10 weeks
$80 members $100 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, April 21 – June 23
9:00 am -11:00 am • 10 weeks
$80 members $100 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, April 26 – June 24
1:00 pm – 6:00 pm • 10 weeks
Cost: $10 per hour


Boost Your Memory with Computer Games!
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, June 4 – June 25
9:00 am – 11:00 am • 4 weeks
$32 members $40 non-members


Google Everything
Google Earth, Google Maps, Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Docs, Google Translate, and more! Learn to use free services from Google!
Instructor: Ron Berman
Thursday, April 23 – May 28
9:00 am – 11:00am • 6 weeks
$48 members $60 non-members


Hints, Tips & Tricks
For students comfortable with the computer. Put an end to your messy desktop and learn new techniques to organize your files. Explore websites and learn to check if a website has malware. Learn to use MS Word to create a simple poster and greeting card. Learn how to transfer and edit photos from your smartphone. Learn how to download music and videos from the internet.
Instructor: Frank Cosentino
Wednesday, April 22 – June 24
9:00 am – 11:00 am • 10 weeks
$80 members $100 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, April 22 – June 24 • 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Sunday, April 19 – June 21 • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cost: $2 per hour.


Video Editor – Introduction
How to Make a Movie Using Your Photos and Videos
For students comfortable with the computer. Learn how to take great photos with your smartphone and tablet, learn optimal organization of your photos, learn to transfer from your devices to your computer, learn to edit your photos, and learn how to create a movie to share with your family and friends using Windows 10 Video with music, titles and credits. Instructor: Frank Cosentino
Monday, April 20 – June 8
No class May 18
9:30 am – 11:30 am • 7 weeks
$56 members $70 non-members


Video Editor – Advanced
Learn how to embed more than one music file to a movie, combine seveler MP4 video files to one movie, and how to remove and change the background of your photographs. Instructor: Frank Cosentino
Monday, June 15 – June 29
9:30 am – 11:30 am • 3 weeks
$24 members $30 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, April 24 – May 22
9:30 am – 11:30 am • 5 weeks
$40 members $55 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, April 20 – June 29
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm • 10 weeks
$80 members $100 non-members


iPad – Beginners
Learn the basics of operating your iPad. Instructor: Ron Berman
Monday, April 20 – June 29
No class May 18
2:30 pm – 4:30 pm • 10 weeks
$80 members $100 non-members


iPad – Intermediate
If you have been using your iPad, but want more, this class is for you. Instructor: Denise Donovan
Friday, June 5 – June 26
9:30 am – 11:30 am • 4 weeks
$32 members $40 non-members


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

Friday, April 24 – May 22
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm • 5 weeks
$40 members $50 non-members


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

Friday, June 5 – June 26
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm • 4 weeks
$32 members $40 non-members


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