Computer Training for Seniors

Overview

Let’s make it simple

Starting to use a computer can feel like a trip to a foreign country. Let us help you get started.

Designed for beginners, this course introduces:

The Computer System
Windows
Managing Files
Introduction to the Internet
Introduction to Word

You will also become familiar with how to apply for a job online.

Dates: May 9, 10, 16 & 17, 2018
Time: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Tuition: $159
Manual: $35

Note: Payment must be received one week in advance of start date.

Get more out of your iPad

Did you purchase an iPad recently or receive one as a gift?  Do you need help getting started?  Or are you simply interested in becoming a more confident iPad user?  If so, this course is for you!

iPad for Beginners

Device overview
Customizing settings
Adding contacts
Messaging
Tips and tricks

Dates: May 8 and May 15, 2018
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 12 noon
Location: Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Cost: $49

Note: Students are to bring their own iPads, a $10 or $15 iTunes card, email address & password, and your Skype ID & password.

Two levels of training to help you master Excel

Learn how to use Microsoft Excel quickly and efficiently with this two-part training opportunity. If you’re a beginner or you’re looking to enhance your skills, this training is for you.

Excel Level 1

Getting started
Modifying worksheets
Using formulas and functions
Formatting and viewing worksheets
Printing workbooks

Dates: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Cost: $295

Excel Level 2

Worksheet organization (ranges, templates, security, outlines)
Advanced formulas
Using multiple workbooks and worksheets
Working with charts
Applying formatting (styles, annotating, sparklines)

Dates: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: Trades & Technology Centre, Yorkton, SK
Cost: $295
Registration deadline: TBD

Sign up now! Call 306.786.2760.

Custom Training

Customized Training

Parkland College offers expertise to develop and deliver courses, workshops and custom training to meet your organization’s needs. Browse our program options below for more information:

  • Computer Basics
  • iPad for Beginners
  • iPad Part Two
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Word – Tabs & Tables
  • Microsoft Word – Mail Merge & Forms
  • Microsoft Excel – Working with Data, Sorting, Importing & Exporting
  • Microsoft Excel – Formulas
  • Microsoft Word Level 1, 2 & Expert
  • Microsoft Excel Level 1, 2 & Expert
  • Quickbooks Accounting Software
  • Sage 50 Premium Accounting (formerly Simply Accounting)

Note: a minimum enrollment of 7 students is required to run these courses.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy

Notice of cancellation must be received 3 business days prior to the course.

Students are considered registered when:

  • Payment is received OR
  • Sponsorship by employer or funding agency is confirmed.

For more information please contact:

Jenny Evanik
Receptionist, Trades & Technology Centre
Direct: 1.306.786.2760
Toll Free: 1.866.783.6766
E-Mail: j.evanik@parklandcollege.sk.ca


Last Updated: March 27, 2018