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Google For The Office (Online)

$75

with Chris Malmberg, Portland Adult Education

Calendar Sep 28, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks
Introduction to using Gmail, Google Drive and Google Calendar in the office setting. The course is focused on fundamental concepts for communication, organization, and productivity.
COMPUTER BASICS
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COMPUTER BASICS

$35

with Kenlyn Clark, Augusta Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 29, 2020 at 2 pm, runs for 8 weeks

In this course, learners will get hands-on training in computer use. This course will help those who have never touched a computer before learn about the basic operations of a computer, how to use a mouse or touchpad, open and close programs, and navigate on the Internet. 

INTEGRATED 21st CENTURY SKILLS
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INTEGRATED 21st CENTURY SKILLS

Free

with MICHAEL BURD, Franklin County Adult Education

Calendar Sep 29, 2020 at 3 pm

Required class for students enrolled in FCAE. This class is designed to provide students with the computer knowledge and skills necessary for success in their classes at FCAE and beyond. Topics include, but are not limited to, personal and public computer use, internet safety, password creation/management, Gmail, Google Drive: docs, sheets and slides, online remote learning, media bias, and social media.

MAX enrollment 6 per class per day

MUST call our office to attend on the day of class

Tech Spot

$5

with Lynn Perry, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 29, 2020 at 3 pm

The Tech Spot is a School and Community Project that offers technology advice and tutoring at no charge to adults from throughout our school district.

To help minimize the spread of COVID-19, this semester the Tech Spot will be offered as a phone-in help line.

At select times, you may call a support person who will be available to try to answer questions and troubleshoot technology problems. Examples of possible help sessions include general computer operation, conducting web searches, using Facebook and other social media programs, and operating Smart phones, iPads, Tablets, and PCs. Assistance with some software applications such as Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel & PowerPoint) is available as well. Please call the Adult Education office at 474-7553 with any questions you may have.

Help line number provided after registration is complete.

Buying and Selling on eBay - Sept.

$48

with Mike Lokuta, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Sep 29, 2020 at 5:30 pm, runs for 2 weeks

This two night class will be an exploration of how to utilize eBay, the on-line auction, as a buyer or seller. We will walk you through how to create an account, the eBay fee structure, and the anatomy of a sale. Describing and photographing items, tips, tricks, and pitfalls will be discussed. A short discussion about tax liability and eBay No-No’s will be included.  Laptop computers will be available for your use. This course is for the eBay novice or dabbler, so bring your questions to class for discussion.

INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS (ONLINE)
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INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS (ONLINE)

$60

with Kenlyn Clark, Augusta Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 29, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

In this course, learners will be introduced to the basic computer terminology, a computer operating system, and application software.  This course should enable the learner to work independently on a personal computer with beginning skills in word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications. 

Please contact us at 626-2470 to make an appointment to register for this class.

Cyber Safety - Security for All Internet Users - Sept.

$10

with Chris Nolan, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Sep 29, 2020 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Scammers and schemers are organized, and they are actively targeting you. Learn about the tricks and tactics they use to gain your personal information and access to your finances. You will see they are VERY organized and VERY good at what they do. How do you or your elderly parent avoid becoming victims of their schemes?  It all starts with gaining the knowledge and awareness of the practices to stay safe. What do you do if you have been breached by their schemes? In this information session, you will learn about common scenarios that are used to “get” your precious information, and, most importantly, you’ll learn how to spot them immediately, avoid falling into their traps, and take action if you realize you have been a victim.  This class will present via Zoom, if necessary.

Tech Spot

$5

with Lynn Perry, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 29, 2020 at 6:30 pm

The Tech Spot is a School and Community Project that offers technology advice and tutoring at no charge to adults from throughout our school district.

To help minimize the spread of COVID-19, this semester the Tech Spot will be offered as a phone-in help line.

At select times, you may call a support person who will be available to try to answer questions and troubleshoot technology problems. Examples of possible help sessions include general computer operation, conducting web searches, using Facebook and other social media programs, and operating Smart phones, iPads, Tablets, and PCs. Assistance with some software applications such as Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel & PowerPoint) is available as well. Please call the Adult Education office at 474-7553 with any questions you may have.

Help line number provided after registration is complete.





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