This course will enable you start working on a computer and use some of the applications that you need in the workplace.
1 to 5 full days (you can structure this to incorporate the other basic course, like word, excel, powerpoint and outlook)
Anybody that never had the exposure to learn a computer and struggles to perform daily tasks
We do not have workshops currently, but only provide on site training customized to your needs.
Unit 1: Introduction to Computers
Unit 1.1 What is a computer?
Unit 1.3 Different types of computers
Unit 1.2 What are hardware and software?
Unit 1.4 What is a storage device?
Unit 2: Input Devices
Unit 2.1 What is an input device?
Unit 2.2 How to hold a mouse
Unit 2.3 How to use a mouse
Unit 2.4 Exploring the keyboard
Unit 3: What is an output device?
Unit 3.1 What is an Output Device?
Unit 4: Software
Unit 4.1 What is an operating system?
Unit 4.2 Exploring the desktop
Unit 4.3 Managing files with file explorer
Unit 4.4 Exploring the taskbar
Unit 4.5 Personalising your desktop
Unit 4.6 What is application software?
Unit 4.7 Open and save applications
Unit 5: Networks
Unit 5.1 Introduction
Unit 5.2 Different Networks
Unit 5.3 Network Components
Unit 5.4 Types of Telephone Network Connections
Unit 6: Setting Up your Computer
Unit 6.1 Computer Ergonomics
Unit 6.2 Computer Health and Safety
Unit 6.3 Setting up a Computer Workstation