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STUDENT SCHEDULE FOR February, 2019

 

Here is our Schedule for FEBRUARY. As well as small class learning we offer one to one learning on any of our courses at a cost of $20 for up to 2 hours. Popular two hour sessions – member with single Tutor. Covers any device, and any issue. Great for setting up a new device or preparing for a course or solving problems etc. Ring the office, 560 3160 to enquire about this. NB – PLEASE ALWAYS PAY BY CHEQUE OR BRING THE CORRECT CASH. WE HAVE RECENTLY ROUNDED OFF THE COST TO MAKE THIS EASIER FOR YOU. We do not hold cash for change on the premises. If you register and then find you are not able to attend, it is appreciated if you can ring the Tutor direct, or the Centre 560 3160. Any queries please ring the office and if there is no one there please leave a message or you may ring Glenda on 5676 503. If after completing a course you still don’t feel confident remember you can do a repeat within 12 months at ½ price. Enjoy!

 

NB – OUR CLASSES ARE NOW AT THE GIBSON SHEAT BLDG, ENTRANCE FROM 81 QUEENS DRIVE.

 

Code Description Date Day/Time Days Cost Contact

49

LAPTOPS - Make an appointment to bring your Laptop in so that we can answer your questions and provide any help you may need.

January 28

Monday

12.30 - 2.30

1

$10.00

Chris

565 0707

19

GETTING STARTED WITH SPREADSHEETS USING EXCEL 2007/10 - This explores the basic concepts & abilities of a spreadsheet to enable you to make a useful simple spreadsheet for use at home – housekeeping, mileage…

January 28, February 4 & 11

Monday

10.00 - 12.00

3

$25.00

Chris

656 0707

17

EXPLORING WINDOWS 10 - We will help you learn the features of this programme on your computer.

January 29 & February 5

Tuesday

10.00 - 12.00

2

$20.00

Ruby

564 4622

25

EMAIL USING GMAIL - If this is the email programme you use you might like to learn some more points on it?

January 29

Tuesday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Chris

565 0707

6

APPLE IPAD FOR BEGINNERS - Bring along your fully charged iPad and get started with the basics of finding your way round & using the Apps already there.

January 29, February 5 & 12

Tuesday

12.30 - 2.30

3

$25.00

Geoff

589 1941

61

FACEBOOK - Facebook is useful for connecting with children & grandchildren. A Facebook page will be set up, security and content will be discussed as well as what you should and should not put on your pages.

January 29 & February 5

Tuesday

12.30 - 2.30

2

$15.00

Barry

021 685976

56

SKYPE - Learn how to be in touch with your friends and rellies with free phone calls and actually see the person you are speaking to whichever country they may be in. Good to keep in touch and watch those grandchildren springing up or the family’s new house etc.

January 30

Wednesday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Geoff

566 4840

66

Computer Maintenance using C-Cleaner - Trim the fat from your Windows machine

January 30

Wednesday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Chris

565 0707

87

Manage My Health - If your Medical Centre is running this and you already have connected with it you may need help finding your way around?

January 30

Wednesday

12.30 - 2.30

1

$10

Glenda

021 918 742

63

Smart Phones - Gives you the basic information you need to set up your phone, there are many uses & functions you may not be aware of, we will show you how to make the most of them.

January 31 & February 7

Thursday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Ruby

564 4622

65

HELP! - Bring along your device or your questions if you need help. Please support this new venture for this month.

February 1

Friday

11.00 - 12.00

1

$5.00

Office

560 3160

15

COMPUTER SKILLS FOR VISTA, WINDOWS 7 & WORD 2007/2010 - Level 1 - This is an ideal starting point for beginners to learn the basics of computing.

February 4, 11, 18 & 25

Monday

12.30 - 2.30

4

$30.00

Fay

589 8498

38

GIVING YOUR SPREADSHEETS IMPACT WITH GRAPHS USING EXCEL - At the end of the course you will be able to build graphs into your spreadsheets to readily show the significance of your data.

February 5

Tuesday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Geoff

566 4840

49

LAPTOPS - Make an appointment to bring your Laptop in so that we can answer your questions and provide any help you may need.

February 7

Thursday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Chris

565 0707

75

Family Trees Interest Group - Come along and chew the fat with your ancestors. You will learn some pointers on how to use this particular programme.

February 7

Thursday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$5.00

Joan

971 0450

32

TRADE ME - To learn how to register and operate a Trade Me account for selling and buying items of every description.

February 7

Thursday

12.30 - 2.30

1

$10.00

Bill

970 7897

31

POWER POINT - Learn to put your photos together in order to give a presentation to family and friends on your recent holiday. Great fun.

February 7, 14, 21 & 28

Thursday

2.00 - 4.00

4

$30.00

Josephine

566 9829

65

HELP! - Bring along your device or your questions if you need help. Please support this new venture for this month.

February 8

Friday

11.00 - 12.00

1

$5.00

Office

560 3160

3

ANDROID TABLETS FOR BEGINNERS - Do you need help finding your way round your Tablet? This is the class to join if you are a newbie with one of these.

February 11

Monday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Peter

938 9667

36

GETTING YOUR SPREADSHEETS TO MAKE DECISIONS USING EXCEL 2010 - At the end of the course you will be able to build decision making ability into your spreadsheets.

February 12

Tuesday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Geoff

566 4840

63

Smart Phones - Gives you the basic information you need to set up your phone, there are many uses & functions you may not be aware of, we will show you how to make the most of them.

February 13

Wednesday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Ruby

564 4622

21

GETTING STARTED WITH WINDOWS 10 - This is an introduction for members who have little or no computer skills, to the basics of using a computer.

February 13 & 20

Wednesday

12.30 - 2.30

2

$20.00

Fay

589 8498

41

BACKING UP YOUR DATA - Know how to save your valuable data on your computer to an external hard drive, a CD or a Flashdrive.

February 14

Thursday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Chris

565 0707

65

HELP! - Bring along your device or your questions if you need help. Please support this new venture for this month.

February 15

Friday

11.00 - 12.00

1

$5.00

Office

560 3160

50

Linux 101 - An alternative free operating system to Microsoft.

February 18

Monday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Peter

938 9667

87

Manage My Health - If your Medical Centre is running this and you already have connected with it you may need help finding your way around?

February 18

Monday

12.30 - 2.30

1

$5.00

Glenda

021 918 742

17

EXPLORING WINDOWS 10 - We will help you learn the features of this programme on your computer.

February 19 & 26

Tuesday

10.00 - 12.00

2

$20.00

Ruby

564 4622

39

MAKING YOUR SPREADSHEETS USER FRIENDLY USING EXCEL 2010 - At the end of the course you will know how to protect your Spreadsheet from accidental damage!

February 19

Tuesday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Geoff

566 4840

7

IPad Chat - Feel free to come and share with others about your iPad. This is a very informal group with many varied interests and models of iPads! Join us and experience a session.

February 19

Tuesday

12.30 - 2.30

1

$5.00

Jan

567 1662

-4

Meet and Greet -

February 20

Wednesday

10.00 - 12.00

1

Free

Office

560 3160

85

Bob Scott -

February 21

Thursday

10.00 - 12.00

1

 

Richard

569 4149

6

APPLE IPAD FOR BEGINNERS - Bring along your fully charged iPad and get started with the basics of finding your way round & using the Apps already there.

February 22 & March 1

Friday

12.30 - 2.30

2

$20.00

Richard

569 4149

82

Travel Workshop - Learn how to plan, book and pay for your holiday online

February 22

Friday

12.30 - 2.30

1

$10.00

Glenda F

021 918 742

6

APPLE IPAD FOR BEGINNERS - Bring along your fully charged iPad and get started with the basics of finding your way round & using the Apps already there.

February 22

Friday

12.30 - 2.30

1

$10.00

Richard

569 4149

-1

BI MONTHLY SOCIAL MORNING AT THE HUTT LIBRARY FOR MEMBERS & THEIR FRIENDS. - A fun morning with the Library Personnel, bring your iPad, tablet or charged laptop

February 22

Friday

10.00 - 12.00

1

 

Office

560 3160

11

EXPLORING APPLE LAPTOPS - A good place to learn how to use, or learn new skills on your Apple machine. Bring your Laptop or use our Apple computer. Maybe tell your friends that we are able to teach them about their Apple computer

February 25

Monday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Richard

569 4149

32

TRADE ME - To learn how to register and operate a Trade Me account for selling and buying items of every description.

February 26

Tuesday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Bill

970 7897

63

Smart Phones - Gives you the basic information you need to set up your phone, there are many uses & functions you may not be aware of, we will show you how to make the most of them.

February 27 & March 6

Wednesday

12.30 - 2.30

2

$18.00

Ruby

564 4622

64

Internet Banking - SN Fed. & Westpac Bank have produced a “dummy” internet banking website. With this students can try out the basics of internet banking, whichever bank you belong to.

February 28

Thursday

10.00 - 12.00

1

$10.00

Bill

970 7897

58

THUNDERBIRD EMAIL - How this free email programme works & how to download.

February 28

Thursday

12.30 - 2.30

1

$10.00

Peter

938 9667

65

HELP! - Bring along your device or your questions if you need help. Please support this new venture for this month.

March 1

Friday

11.00 - 12.00

1

$5.00

Office

560 3160

 

 

Jargon Buster

GPU

Graphics Processor Unit. A chip designed to create 3D graphics, but which can also be used for other processor intensive computing tasks such as brute force password cracking.

How To Apply For Membership of SeniorNet Hutt City On Line.


You can complete the form on the left side of the on line application page here.

This form is in two pages. Click the Continue button at the end of page 1 to continue on page two.

Complete all the sections marked with a red asterisk (they are mandatory) and the other questions as appropriate.

Then click the button at the end of the form to submit it. You will receive a confirming email.

If you prefer, you can call at our Learning Centre and complete an application in person. Our Learning Centre is at:

 

Gibson Sheat Building
81 Queens Drive, Lower Hutt 5010