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Technology Training

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Tech Team Quarterly Catalog

Please call (843) 805-6885 to register for classes. 

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Computer Fundamentals
Explore the basics of PC usage, learn the parts of the computer and how to use the mouse and keyboard to navigate windows. Discover how to save and organize files, too. Perfect for beginners or those seeking review.

Introduction to Computers
Main Library
Wednesday, July 1 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins June 24

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, July 6 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 29

Using the Mouse and Keyboard
Main Library
Wednesday, July 8 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins July 1

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, July 13 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins July 6

Working with Windows
Main Library
Wednesday, July 15 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins July 8

File Storage and Organization
John's Island Regional Library
Monday, July 20 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins July 13

Main Library
Wednesday, July 22 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins July 15

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Exploring the Web
The Internet is a fascinating resource. Learn some effective search strategies and how to stay safe online. Specific topics like email and job searching also will be covered. Completion of Computer Fundamentals is suggested.

Internet: The Basics
Main Library
Saturday, July 11 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins July 5

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, July 27 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins July 20

Main Library
Wednesday, July 29 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins July 22

Internet: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Saturday, July 18 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins July 11

Email Essentials
Main Library
Saturday, July 25 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins July 18

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Microsoft Office 2013: The Basics
Get to know the most popular Microsoft Office programs. Learn how to create, format and print attractive documents, spreadsheets, slide shows and publications. Completion of Computer Fundamentals is suggested.

Word 2013: The Basics
John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, July 7 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins June 30

Main Library
Thursday, July 9 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins July 2

Excel 2013: The Basics
John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, July 14 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins July 7

Main Library
Thursday, July 23 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins July 16

PowerPoint 2013: The Basics
Main Library
Tuesday, July 7 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins June 30

John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, July 21 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Registration begins July 14

Publisher 2013: The Basics
John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, July 28 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins July 21

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More with Office 2013
Expand your knowledge of Microsoft Office 2013. Learn new formatting options and helpful shortcuts as you create documents, spreadsheets, slide shows and publications. Completion of Office 2013: The Basics is suggested.

Word 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Thursday, July 16 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins July 9

Excel 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Thursday, July 30 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins July 23

PowerPoint 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Tuesday, July 14 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins July 7

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Fun with Photos
Explore some common features of digital cameras, and learn how to transfer, organize, edit and share photos effectively. Completion of Computer Fundamentals and Exploring the Web is suggested.

Digital Photos: The Basics
Main Library
Tuesday, July 21 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins July 14

Digital Photos: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Tuesday, July 28 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins July 21

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Programs and Assistance

Tech Talk: A Look at Windows 8.1
Check out the newest version of Windows, and learn how to customize the Start Screen and Taskbar to find your programs and settings quickly. Explore the Charms Bar, and discover some helpful shortcuts, too. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Otranto Road Regional Library
Wednesday, July 8 from 2-3:30 p.m.

Techshop: 20 Helpful iPad Tips
Bring your iPad (or come and watch), and practice 20 tips every iPad owner should know. No registration required.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom
Friday, July 10 from 10-11:30 a.m.

Q&A: Apple

Having a little trouble with your iPhone, iPad or Mac? Drop-in to have your questions answered by the CCPL Tech Team. Additional appointments may be required.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom
Friday, July 10 from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Demonstration: Language Learning with Mango
Join a demonstration of Mango Languages, a free resource for learning 64 different languages online. No registration required.
Main Library, Business Area
Monday, July 20 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Demonstration: Value Line Online
Tour Value Line Online to gain first-hand experience with this valuable resource for investors. Learn how to plan an investment strategy, and to understand rankings, analyst commentary, stock price projections, historical financial data, industry reports and more.
Dorchester Road Regional Library
Tuesday, July 21 from 2-3 p.m.

Main Library, Business Area
Wednesday, July 22 from 1-1:30 p.m.

Tech Talk: Internet Security Tips and Tactics
Learn about the most common types of Internet threats and how you can stay protected while searching the Web and working with email. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Otranto Road Regional Library
Wednesday, July 22 from 2-3:30 p.m.

Techshop: 20 Helpful Android Tips
Bring your Android tablet or smartphone (or come and watch), and practice 20 tips every Android owner should know. No registration required.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom
Friday, July 24 from 10-11:30 a.m.

Q&A: Android
Having a little trouble with your smartphone or tablet? Drop-in to have your questions answered by the CCPL Tech Team. Additional appointments may be required.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom
Friday, July 24 from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Demonstration: OverDrive eBooks and Audiobooks
Get an overview of CCPL's OverDrive catalog and practice finding and downloading eBooks and audiobooks. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Dorchester Road Regional Library
Thursday, July 30 from 3-4 p.m.

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