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Computer Literacy is Essential for every office worker today. The popular desktop operating system is Windows 7, and using MS Office and the internet are all practical skills for performance in the workplace

In this course you will learn how to:

  • Find your way around a computer
  • Write basic documents
  • Use a spreadsheet
  • Browse the Web
  • Send and receive emails
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Cost

$450.00 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 15%.

PC Hire:

$75.00
Or bring your own PC

Duration:

3 Days

Brochure:

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Prices have changed from 1 March 2018. Information may change without notice.

Delivery Method

Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Contact hours are between 9am to 4pm.

Audience

New and potential office workers.
Anyone new to computers

Pre-Requisites

None

Course Outline / Curriculum

  • Introduction to the Computer
    • Using the mouse
    • Keyboard skills
    • Displays
    • Other peripherals
  • Introducing Windows 7
    • What is Windows?
    • Windows 7
    • Other Windows 7 Editions
    • Windows 7 Features
    • PC Requirements
    • 32-Bit versus 64-Bit
    • Installation Options
    • Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor
    • Upgrade Reports
    • Starting Windows 7
    • Network Location
    • Finalize Settings
    • Windows Recovery
    • User Account Control
    • Using Your Mouse
    • Windows Touch
  • Getting Started
    • Select User and Sign On
    • The Desktop
    • The Start Button
    • Getting Started/Welcome
    • Get Windows Live Essentials
    • Windows Live Settings
    • Antivirus Protection
    • Help and Support Center
    • More Support Options
    • Product Activation
    • Add a Printer
    • Print Preview
    • Turn Off Your Computer
    • Switch Users
  • Basic Controls
    • Menus
    • Dialog Boxes
    • Structure of a Window
    • Moving a Window
    • Restoring a Window
    • Resizing a Window
    • Arranging Windows
    • Aero Snaps
    • Switching Windows
    • Windows Flip and Flip 3D
    • Arranging Icons
    • Scrolling
    • Closing a Window
  • Windows Explorer
    • Windows Explorer
    • Computer Folder
    • Exploring Drives
    • Opening Windows Explorer
    • Navigation Pane
    • Libraries
    • Customize the Library
    • Address Bar
    • Customize Layout
    • Folder Contents
    • Changing Views
    • Sorting
    • Filtering
    • Grouping
    • Folder Options
    • Customizing Folders
  • Manage Files and Folders
    • Select Files and Folders
    • Copy or Move Files or Folders
    • File Conflicts
    • Delete Files and Folders
    • The Recycle Bin
    • Create a File or Folder
    • Rename a File or Folder
    • Backtrack File Operations
    • File Properties
    • Open Files
    • Recent Items
    • Search for Files and Folders
    • Compressed Folders
    • Fonts Folder
    • Character Map
  • Working with Programs
    • Start and Close Programs
    • Start Menu Searches
    • Create a Shortcut
    • Pin to Start Menu
    • Pin to Taskbar
    • Taskbar Grouping
    • Startup Folder
    • Minimized (or Maximized)
    • Install and Uninstall
    • Windows Features
    • Program Compatibility
    • Windows Virtual PC
    • Configure XP Mode
    • Command Prompt
    • Task Manager
    • Resource Monitor
  • Internet and Web Browsing
    • Internet Connection
    • Start Internet Explorer
    • Browse the Web
    • Browser Buttons
    • Search the Internet
    • Change Search Provider
    • Bookmark Favorites
    • RSS Feeds
    • History
    • Home Page
    • Tabbed Browsing
    • Zoom
    • Print
  • Email and Messaging
    • Web Mail
    • Enable Pop Mail
    • Start Windows Live Mail
    • Receive Emails
    • Read a Message
    • Reply to a Message
    • Compose a New Message
    • Windows Live Contacts
    • Instant Messaging
    • Newsgroups
    • Block Spam Senders
    • Send a Web Page
  • Word Processing
    • Introducing MS word
    • Opening and saving files
    • Basic Formatting
  • SpreadSheets
    • Introducing MS Excel
    • Opening and saving files
    • Summing columns

 

 

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