Career and Community Education
Computers and Technology

Microsoft Windows Tips & Tricks - NEW

Learn how to efficiently use Windows to save time. Gain knowledge to better utilize the use of your keyboard and mouse in your Windows application.
Here are some of the tips and tricks to be covered:
MS Windows: Common but seldom used window key combinations, used or forgotten keyboard shortcuts
Mouse or keyboard: Common but forgotten mouse gestures
Web browsing: Navigating your browser with mouse and keyboard shortcuts, new ways to use your browser
MS Office: Undo or redo? Formatting tricks
MS Word: Selecting  text shortcuts, ruler tips
MS Excel: Autofill techniques, naming ranges tips
MS PowerPoint: Presentation tips/tricks, good or not so good presentations

Instructor: Stephen Chang
Class meets: Wednesday, 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Location: Windward CC, Hale Kuhina 114
Cost: $35

COM7002 10/29 1 mtg.

Exploring Windows 8 - NEW

This hands-on course covers the latest Microsoft operating system and its new features.  Learn the new user interface and provide options for the "missing" Start menu.  Learn about the news tiles and full screen apps and much more.

Class meets: Wednesday, 6:00 – 8:30 pm
Location: Windward CC, Hale Kuhina 114
Cost: $69

COM7029 10/15 1 mtg.
Learn the basics of HTML so you can design, create, and post your very own site on the Web.

Start dates: Aug. 20 / Sept.17 / Oct. 15
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Learn how to use WordPress, a free and popular Web design tool, to quickly and easily create attractive blogs and interactive websites.

Start dates: Aug. 20 / Sept.17 / Oct. 15
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Learn how to use Adobe Acrobat X to create PDF files and take advantage of its many time-saving features, communication options, and forms.

Start dates: Aug. 20 / Sept.17 / Oct. 15
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Discovering the World of iPad - COMING SOON

New to iPad?  Enhance your classroom learning environment through the use of your iPad. Explore the Apple App Store, iTunesU, iBooks and other educational apps. This hands-on session will teach you how to use your iPad navigation tools and camera settings. You will have the opportunity to share and discuss classroom strategies to enhance classroom learning with the iPad.  Feel free to bring your own iPad so you can follow along.

Instructor: Stephen Chang
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CyberSafety Education & Awareness Workshop

This workshop will explain in lay terms the safety and security issues in computer technology and what the Internet poses to the user.  Topics include online banking, social networking and privacy.  Ideal for seniors, teachers and parents.  NOTE:  Children and teenagers MUST be accompanied by their parent(s).  This is NOT a class to learn basic computer skills.  Attendees should already be familiar with basic computer skills (creating folders, copy & paste, etc), including Web surfing and e-mailing.

Instructor: Chris Duque
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Stephen Chang
Stephen Chang has over 30 years of experience in the information technology movement. He spearheaded
the early adoption and development of CAD/CAM; (computer aided design/computer aided manufacturing) at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, developed and implemented CAD/CAM training for the sheet metal and ship fitter trades, and collaborated with all US Naval shipyards to implement CAD/CAM standards.

Stephen has developed a comprehensive computer skills training program for foreign military and government personnel attending various seminars and courses while at the Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies. He continues to develop curriculum, teach and help others enjoy and maximize the use of their computers and technology.
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