Where: DSC Room A
When: Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Time: 2:00pm – 5:00pm
The purpose of this course is to:
â€˘ Educate you on computer basics in plain English
â€˘ Learn basic computer terminology
â€˘ Remove the mystery and fears some have of computers
â€˘ Have a platform for you to ask questions and get real answers
What You Will Learn
â€˘ Computers basics – parts of the computer and how they work together
â€˘ Basic computer problems and how to fix them yourself.
â€˘ Little things one can do to keep their computer running smoothly
â€˘ Virus & SpyWare – what is the difference in viruses, spyware and malware
â€˘ How to defend yourself from these threats.
â€˘ How to protect your data
â€˘ What is a firewall and why do I need one?
â€˘ What is the best virus software out there and why?
â€˘ Free and low cost software that can save you money and save your computer.
â€˘ How to spot malicious emails and what to do when you find one.
â€˘ What to look for when you want to make online purchases safely.
â€˘ What is the cloud? Cloud computing for the everyday user.
There will be Door Prizes so come prepared to learn, ask questions and have fun!