ParraPals runs a wide variety of courses, using three operating systems for desk top computers and laptops. These are Windows 7 or 8 for Windows based desktops and laptops, and iOS for Apple MACs – desktops or laptops.
Five week (10 hour) courses – $45
Learn with others in classes of six. Each of the classes has a trainer and at least one assistant trainer.
- Apple Mac Beginners
- Audio editing
- Files and folders
- Hallmark cards – Beginners; Advanced
- iPad for Beginners
- Web searching
- Windows 7 Beginners
- Windows 7 Beyond the Basics
- Word 2010 (Microsoft)
Short courses (two hours) – $10
Again, these classes are classes of six students, with a trainer and assistant trainer. You should have a good grasp of the Internet before attempting most of these courses.
- eBay – Buying
- eBay – Selling
- Facebook for Beginners – six hours $30
- Genealogy on your computer
- Google Drive
- Keeping your computer happy – four hours $20
- Microsoft Skydrive
The club also runs some courses over four or six hours. Fees vary.
Courses and special interest groups are also run for iPhone/iPad and tablets/ smart phones (Android). We can also help with Windows based mobile devices (tablets and phones).