Troubleshooting your Apple Mac: tips and tricks
Time: 14:00 - 17:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
This course is FREE if a) you live in London and your job is at risk of redundancy or b) you are either on Jobseekers' Allowance (JSA) or Employment & Support Allowance(ESA) or c) you receive other state benefits (including Universal Credit). For more information click here
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What is the course about?
This course will show you how to organise your files, adjust your internet settings for best security and troubleshoot simple computer problems using anyone-can-do-it software.
What will we cover?
• Internet browsing and email security online
• How to integrate all your email accounts into Apple Mail
• How to create the best filing system and how to back it up
• How to de-clutter your computer
• Backing up and using external hard drives.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
• Change and modify your online settings
• Organise your filing system
• How to back up your files
• Better organise and streamline your email account(s).
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
This course is for beginners, with some familiarity with Apple Mac computers and online use.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
Each student has access to a computer for practical work. You will be taught using a range of techniques including workshops, short lectures, demonstrations, practical exercises, tutorials, group and individual.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
There are no other costs.You can bring an USB and pen and paper to take notes. You can also bring your iOS devise.
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
Using Apple Mac introduction (stage 1) followed by Using Apple Mac intermediate (stage 2), A short introduction to Apple Photos.
Michael Harding was born in Canada, where he studied cinema and photography at Concordia University, Montréal, before moving to the UK. Since then, he has created striking images of architecture, art, people and landscapes for international blue-chip clients for their use in editorial, advertising and corporate applications. Michael’s work has won many industry awards, notably being selected in the Eleventh Association of Photographers Awards and further receiving a Merit Award in the Seventeenth Association of Photographers Awards. His work was selected for a Highly Commended Award in the Deutsche Bauzeitung “Visions in Architecture” European Architectural Photography prize. His work has been exhibited in both the United Kingdom and Canada. Michael has been Chairman, as well as President, of the Association of Photographers (AOP). The AOP is Europe’s most established organisation for professional photographers, working to ensure greater recognition for all professional photographers, as well as working to positively influence legislators in the UK and Europe for the benefit of all photographers.
Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.