Course Content

Computer Basics

  • Introduction to Computers
  • Common computer terminology
  • Computer performance and features
  • Computer operating systems

IT User Fundamentals

  • Logging on and off computers
  • File management
  • IT equipment
  • Security

Microsoft Word

  • Inserting text, formatting text, Inserting images
  • Tables
  • Editing a document
  • Columns
  • Setting margins

Microsoft Excel

  • Entering basic data, inserting/ deleting rows and columns
  • Formulas – Totalling, IF functions, etc.
  • Sorting and filtering
  • Formatting
  • Charts

Microsoft Powerpoint

  • Formatting
  • Images, Auto shapes
  • Text Boxes
  • Slide Management

Internet and Web

  • Using the Internet
  • Using e-mail

Computer Security

  • Introduction to computer security and privacy
  • Protecting yourself and your family from security threats
  • Keeping your computer secure and updated

Productivity Programs

  • Common features and commands

Understanding of Microsoft Office products