Computers & Technology at Home

Computers & Technology at Home

Clearing up Computer Confusion

Course #: 6010362214
Course Description:

Are you technology challenged? Do you just want to check your email, look at photos, and do some online shopping, but somehow things always manage to go wrong? If you’re still wondering “what is the cloud, anyway?”, this is your class. Content is based on “how do I” questions from previous class participants, and should clear up confusion on operating systems, updates, browsers, email, and web apps. No matter who set up your device, you’ll better understand password use, safety, and security. This class is appropriate for all Internet devices such as smartphones, tablets, iPads, and computers.

Class No: 9164
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $30.00
Fees Over 62: $24.00
Instructor: Ley
Meetings:
Mon/Wed at Manitowish Waters - North Lakeland Elementary School
Class No: 9165
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $30.00
Fees Over 62: $24.00
Instructor: Ley
Meetings:
Mon/Wed at Manitowish Waters - North Lakeland Elementary School

Tips To Protect Data and Avoid Identity Theft

Course #: 6010362408
Course Description:

Can you recognize a scam or if you are being trolled on social media? How safe is Wi-Fi internet access? How do bad guys get inside your smartphone? How do you know if those strange warning messages you receive are legitimate? Personal computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones can be targets for online criminals. Be smart and don’t give thieves and predators an opportunity to gain access to your personal and financial information. This class will cover numerous ways you can protect your devices and data, including tips for protecting yourself on home or public Wi-Fi, social media, safeguarding your smartphone, identifying safe emails and text messages to avoid phishing, using/updating strong passwords, apps to protect you, protection of your credit/debit cards, and what to do when you think a scammer has contacted you.

Class No: 9166
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $30.00
Fees Over 62: $24.00
Instructor: Ley
Meetings:
Mon/Wed at Northwoods Center 110
Class No: 9167
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $30.00
Fees Over 62: $24.00
Instructor: Ley
Meetings:
Mon/Wed at Manitowish Waters - North Lakeland Elementary School

What is the Cloud?

Course #: 6010362302
Course Description:

Is it possible to access your electronic files from anywhere the Internet is available? Learn what the cloud is, and how you can use cloud-based services to organize and protect your digital files.

Class No: 9163
Delivery: Class
Fees Under 62: $30.00
Fees Over 62: $24.00
Instructor: Ley
Meetings:
Mon/Wed at Manitowish Waters - North Lakeland Elementary School

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