Computer Classes

Thursday Morning Computer Classes

You are welcome to attend Thursday morning computer classes from 10 a.m to noon. September sessions include:Introduction to Microsoft Word (Sept. 6)Introduction to Microsoft Excel (Sept. 13)Introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint (Sept. 20)Introduction to Personal Computers (Sept. 27)

Facebook for Personal Profiles

In this class, we will walk you through how to create a Facebook Personal Profile.  We'll start from the beginning and discuss:     • What a Facebook personal profile is     • Setting up your Facebook personal profile     • Managing account and privacy settings     • Learning Facebook’s lingo     • Creating and Managing Posts     • Managing Family, Friends and Companies     • About Facebook Groups

Facebook for Business Profiles

In this class, we will walk you through how to create a Facebook Business Profile.  We'll start from the beginning and discuss:     • What Facebook is and why it is important to your business     • How to set up a Facebook business page from scratch     • Timeline covers and profile pictures     • Managing settings     • Creating and Managing Posts     • Facebook Newsfeed

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic

Need help with your job search? Come to the Job Seekers Drop-In Clinic where you will receive individualized assistance with the following job-seeking tasks:     Creating an email account;     Establishing a job board account;     Building your résumé;     Conducting online job searches; and     Completing online job applications.The clinic will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Computer Lab, Room 311.

Wireless & Mobile Computing: Bring Your Gadgets!

Bring your mobile devices and gadgets and learn how to use them.Co-sponsored by the Shiloh Baptist Church Communications Ministry. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: L. Petersen Sr., & J. PattersonComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well and the skills acquired in PC Basics.You will learn:

Tips & Tricks: Adventures in Microsoft Shortcuts

Learn alternate ways to perform Ribbon tasks, so that you can work "smarter not harder" in the Microsoft software applications.Co-sponsored by the Shiloh Baptist Church Communications Ministry. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: J. PattersonComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I & II, Excel I & II and PowerPoint.You will learn:

Health Literacy

Learn to find and assess quality online health information (2.5 hours). Seats will be filled on a first-come, space available basis.Instructors: A. Muhammad, PIA International, Inc.Computer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics.You will learn to:

Hands-On Computer Workshop

Learn basic computer skills, gain an understanding of health literacy, learn to use government-sanctioned medical websites and how to find health information online.This 2.5-hour workshop will be conducted by P. I. Advocates International Inc., a community education nonprofit. Seniors are welcome.Questions? Call us at 202-243-1186.   

PC Basics

For those who need to come into the world of computers, this is the class for you. Overcome your fears and gain the skills that can get you ready for the workplace. Also take the Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing class as a perfect complement to PC Basics. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: J. TaylorComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.You will learn to:

PC Basics

For those who need to come into the world of computers, this is the class for you. Overcome your fears and gain the skills that can get you ready for the workplace. Also take the Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing class as a perfect complement to PC Basics. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D.P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.You will learn to:

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