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Computer Classes

Download the computer class schedule for all branches as a .pdf: 

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
John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, April 7 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. 
Registration begins March 31

Main Library
Wednesday, April 8 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 1

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, April 9 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 2

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, May 4 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. 
Registration begins April 27

Main Library
Tuesday, May 5 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 28

Using the Mouse and Keyboard
John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, April 14 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Registration begins April 7

Main Library
Wednesday, April 15 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins April 8

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, April 16 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 9

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, May 11 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. 

Registration begins May 4

Main Library
Tuesday, May 12 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 5

Working with Windows
John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, April 21 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Registration begins April 14

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

Registration begins April 15

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, April 23 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 16

Main Library
Tuesday, May 19 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 12

File Storage and Organization
Main Library
Wednesday, April 29 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins April 22

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, April 30 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 23

Main Library
Tuesday, May 26 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 19

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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
Tuesday, April 7 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 31

John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, April 28 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins April 21

Otranto Road Regional Library
Tuesday, May 5 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 28
 
Main Library
Wednesday, May 6 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 29
 
John's Island Regional Library
Monday, May 18 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. 
Registration begins May 11

Internet: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Tuesday, April 14 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 7

Otranto Road Regional Library
Tuesday, May 12 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 5

Main Library
Wednesday, May 13 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Registration begins May 6

Email Essentials
Main Library
Tuesday, April 21 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Registration begins April 14

Otranto Road Regional Library
Tuesday, May 19 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Registration begins May 12

Main Library
Wednesday, May 20 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 13

Online Job Searching
Main Library

Tuesday, April 28 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 21

Otranto Road Regional Library
Tuesday, May 26 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 19

Google Drive
Main Library
Thursday, April 30 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 23

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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
Main Library
Saturday, April 4 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins March 27

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, April 6 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 30

Otranto Road Regional Library
Tuesday, April 7 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins March 31

John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, May 5 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins April 28

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, May 7 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 30

Main Library
Friday, May 15 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 8


Excel 2013: The Basics
Main Library
Saturday, April 11 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 4

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, April 13 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 6

Otranto Road Regional
Tuesday, April 28 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 21

John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, May 12 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins May 5

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, May 14 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 7

Main Library
Friday, May 22 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 15

PowerPoint 2013: The Basics
Main Library
Saturday, April 18 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 11


Otranto Road Regional
Tuesday, April 21 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 14

John's Island Regional Library
Monday, April 27 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 20

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, May 21 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 14

Main Library
Friday, May 29 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 22

Publisher 2013: The Basics
Main Library
Saturday, April 25 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 18


John's Island Regional Library
Tuesday, May 19 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Registration begins May 12

Mt. Pleasant Regional Library
Thursday, May 28 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 21

Access 2013: The Basics
Main Library
Thursday, May 7 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 30

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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.

Resume Tips and Tools
Main Library
Thursday, April 9 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 2

Otranto Road Regional Library
Tuesday, April 14 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 7

Tables and Forms
Main Library
Thursday, April 16 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 9

Mail Merge Magic
John's Island Regional Library
Monday, April 20 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 13

Main Library
Thursday, April 23 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins April 16

Main Library
Saturday, May 16 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 9

Word 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Saturday, May 2 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 25

Excel 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Saturday, May 9 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 2

PowerPoint 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Saturday, May 23 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 16

Publisher 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Saturday, May 30 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins May 23

Access 2013: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Thursday, May 14 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 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
Friday, April 17 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 9

Main Library
Thursday, May 21 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 14

Digital Photos: Beyond the Basics
Main Library
Friday, April 24 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Registration begins April 17

Main Library
Thursday, May 28 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration begins May 21

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Programs and Assistance

Tech Talk: A Look at Windows 8.1
Don't be afraid of Windows' newest look! 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.
Main Library
Monday, April 13 from 5:30-7 p.m.

Tech Talk: Digital Music Demo
Learn how to stream the music you like for free and how to download tracks from Amazon, iTunes, and CCPL's Freegal. Discover how to convert CDs and how to sync to mp3 players, too! Demonstration only. No registration required.
John's Island Regional Library
Wednesday, April 15 from 2-3:30 p.m.

Tech Talk: Language Learning with Mango!
Join us for a demonstration of Mango Languages, a free way to learn languages online. Lessons are available for 64 different languages! Demonstration only. No registration required.
Dorchester Road Regional Library
Thursday, April 16 from 2-3 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.
Monday, May 4 from 2-3:30 p.m.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

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.
Monday, May 4 from 3:30-5 p.m.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

Tech Talk: 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.
Wednesday, May 6 from 2-3:30 p.m.
St. Andrews Regional Library

Techshop: 20 Helpful iPad Tips
Bring your iPad (or come and watch), and practice 20 tips every iPad owner should know. No registration required.
Monday, May 18 from 2-3:30 p.m.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

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.
Monday, May 18 from 3:30-5 p.m.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

Tech Talk: Zinio Magazines
CCPL offers free access to hundreds of downloadable magazines through Zinio. Take a look at the collection, and learn how to download the publications you want. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Wednesday, May 20 from 2-3:30 p.m.
St. Andrews Regional Library

Tech Talk: Internet Security Tips and Tactics
Learn about the most common types of Internet threats, and find out how to stay protected while you search the web and work with email. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Wednesday, May 27 from 2-3:30 p.m.
Main Library, Second Floor Classroom

Tech Talk: Self-Publishing on the Web
Celebrate National Poetry Month! Learn how online tools have made self-publishing and distributing easier and less expensive than ever. Learn how to publish e-books for free, or how to have a paper edition printed. Demonstration only. No registration required.
Main Library
Wednesday, April 22 from 5:30-7 p.m.

Tech Talk: Cable-Free TV
Learn about some popular options for viewing shows and movies via the Web, including watching on your PC and connecting Web-enabled devices like Roku and Chromecast to your TV. Demonstration only. No registration required.
John's Island Regional Library
Wednesday, April 29 from 2-3:30 p.m.

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