fbpx

Introduction to Computers

Fundamentals

Our lives and the things we rely on and love – health, community events, culture, employment, and simply keeping in touch with family and friends – are rapidly shifting online.

Application Deadline

April 22, 2024

Start
Date

May 6, 2024

Course
Length

8

Weekly
Schedule

Monday-Friday
9 am – 12 pm


Program
Delivery

Live, online instruction

About This Course

This course brings you to a level of understanding that allows you to participate in today’s digital society, whether it’s for everyday use or to prepare for one of our intermediate or advanced courses.

This course is designed for learners who may be:

  • Preparing to take Foundations or our other Programs
  • Working in a new virtual environment
  • Parents who are homeschooling
  • Adult learners curious about tech education and careers
  • Elders seeking computer skills

Learning Outcomes

  • Operate and maintain a computer safely and securely
  • Adjust system and software settings
  • Use word processing, spreadsheets, presentation, and workplace software applications
  • Use cloud-based systems
  • Basic computer system maintenance to keep computers healthy

Credentials earned upon completion

Certificate of Completion

You'll Gain

Basic computer skills for personal or professional use.

You'll Need to Have

An internet connection and the ability to join a Zoom call.

Learner Supports

Funded

This course is funded for Indigenous Peoples ages 18+ living in BC.

Equipment

Equipment and technology required for this course is provided.

Support Team

Our caring staff are always available for 1:1 meetings.

Living

Learners are eligible to apply for funding to cover some living expenses.

Meet Your Instructor

Fabian Sparvier

Instructor

Member of the Cowessess First Nation
Read Their Bio

Questions?

Visit our FAQ page or contact us.

Apply Today

Apply for this course before the April 22, 2024 deadline.
Apply Now

Testimonials