1 to 1 Personal Computers Introduction Course

Approximate duration 2 Days

(This course is for students who know absolutely nothing about computers)

Windows Screen Features ‡ Using a Mouse & Keyboard ‡ Computer Terminology

Windows Desktop
What is the Desktop ‡ Selecting & Using Short Cut Icons ‡ Using the Start Menu
Using the Taskbar

Opening & Closing Applications ‡ Sizing & Positioning Windows on the Desktop
Switching Between Applications ‡ Document Windows

Basic Essentials
Creating & Editing Simple Documents ‡ Saving, Opening & Closing Documents
Printing & Previewing Documents ‡ Formatting Documents ‡ Spell Check

Features Common to All Applications
Drag & Drop to Move or Copy ‡ Windows Clipboard to Move or Copy
Undoing & Redoing Actions ‡ Mouse & Keyboard Short Cuts

Windows Explorer
Where to Find It ‡ Understanding the Filing System ‡ Copying, Moving & Renaming Files
Deleting Files & the Recycle Bin ‡ Creating Short Cuts on the Desktop

In House Requirements
Rules for Backing Up Data ‡ Rules for Protecting Against Viruses
Start Up & Close Down Procedures

Courses include
The opportunity to ask questions
Discuss any issues arising out of the use of computers
in the modern working environment

Courses are adapted
To meet the requirements of your organisation
We try to use the applications that your organisation uses
We instruct students in any working practices they must adhere to

The 1 to 1 Computer Training course details are only intended as a rough guide.
We will be pleased to personalise any course to suit your requirements.
Courses vary to reflect the version of the software that you use.