Basic Computer training
at your office.

Learn from professionals in instructor‑led training.

Our comprehensive one-day course will teach you the very basics of using a computer in a business environment. Courses are delivered by our highly experienced instructors throughout Southern Ontario and the GTA. Choose from our standard course, or build your own course to meet your specific needs.

Basic Computer training at your office.

Learn from professionals in instructor‑led training.

We travel to you.

Training delivered right to your office on a day that works best for your team.

Hands-on experience.

Professional instruction, lots of practise time, and solutions for your computer concerns.

No computers? No problem.

If you're short on computers, we will gladly supply a laptop for each person.

Everything you need to succeed.

We provide a free assessment to determine the right course content for your team.

Our comprehensive one-day course will teach you the very basics of using a computer in a business environment. Courses are delivered by our highly experienced instructors throughout Southern Ontario and the GTA. Choose from our standard course, or build your own course to meet your specific needs.


Standard Course

1 day of training, reference manuals and 30 days of technical support: $ 250 / person

Minimum charge of 3 people. Discounts available for groups of 6 or more.

Level 1

New Computer Users

We start from the very beginning and teach you all of the basics you will need to get started with Windows and MS Office.

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Build your own custom course.

Have specific needs, or just want a more personalized experience? Simply send us your list of topics or we can work with you to create a full-day course.

Every "build your own course" includes a customized reference manual featuring your topics, and the same 30 days of technical support as our standard offerings.

    $ 275 / person

Minimum charge of 4 people. Discounts for groups of 6 or more.

$ 275 / person. Minimum charge of 4 people. Discounts for groups of 6 or more.

Level 1: New Computer Users

1 day of training, reference manuals and 30 days of technical support: $ 250 / person (discounts available)

This course is for real beginners. We teach the core skills you'll need to start using a computer in a business environment. You'll learn why your computer works the way it does and what you can ask it to do for you, as well as the basics of using Windows, the Internet, and MS Office. In plain English we'll take you through all of the computer terms you will need to know.

Course Prerequisite: none. This course is for people who have not used a computer before.

  

  • Introduction

  • PC vs MAC
  • Tips on Learning
  • Hardware vs Software
  • Hardware

  • The Keyboard - Special Keys
  • CPU - Main Board
  • Bits, Bytes and Files
  • Storage vs Memory (RAM)
  • Mouse vs Trackpad
  • Monitors
  • Printers
  • Storage

  • DVD Drive
  • HDD
  • USB Flash Drives
  • Solid State
  • Networks & Connections

  • What is a Network (LAN)?
  • Switch
  • Modem
  • Router
  • Software - Operating Systems

  • What is an Operating System?
  • Windows vs MAC OS X
  • Windows versus Microsoft Office
  • Other Operating Systems
  • The Internet

  • What is the Interet?
  • What are Web Sites?
  • What are HTML and HTTP?
  • How Do I Get on the Internet?
  • How to Go to a Specific Site
  • Setting Home Page / History Settings
  • Search Engines
  • Introduction to Software Applications

  • Using Word

  • Starting a Program (Word)
  • The Word Screen
  • Typing a Short Memo
  • Rules for Naming Files
  • Save versus Save As
  • Selecting Text and Formatting
  • The Two Closing X's
  • Opening a File
  • Using Excel

  • Working in Excel
  • Formatting the Numbers
  • Creating a Formula
  • Changing Column Widths
  • Formatting and Saving – Just Like Word
  • Using Outlook

  • Sending, Receiving, Replying, and Forwarding EMails