DigitALL: FREE Computer Courses / Cours informatiques gratuits

 

DigitALL, ICTAM's newest initaitive, aims to increase the overall participation of Canadians in the digital economy by offering accessible programming to increase digital literacy and improve technology skills across Manitoba. All computer and internet workshops are completely free for participants.

Upcoming Courses / Liste de cours:

Jump to: BrandonThe Pas | Thompson | Winnipeg


Brandon

TOPIC: Intro to Computers
No previous experience with computers is required. Minimum language requirement: CLB Level 4

DATE: October 4, 11 & 18, 2019

TIME: 9 AM - 12 PM

ADDRESS: Westman Immigrant Services (1001 Pacific Ave, Brandon)

COURSE OUTCOMES:

  • Define common computing concepts and terms
  • Explain the differences between hardware and software
  • Develop desktop navigation skills, including how to use a keyboard and mouse
  • Operate basic applications, including MS Word, Internet and email
  • Recognize safe computer usage and security awareness
  • Effectively manage documents by using files and folders
  • Locate resources when needing help or to learn new computer skills

REGISTRATION IS OPEN in person at Westman Immigrant Services or by phone at (204) 727-6031. No cost to participate!


The Pas

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Thompson

ADDRESS: All of the following courses are held in Room 235 (Computer Lab) at UCN, 55 UCN Drive, Thompson

TOPIC: Level 1, MS Project

Building computer skills through a project management program.

  • DATE: August 20, 21, 22 & 24, 2019
  • TIME: All 6 - 9 PM, except August 24 (9 AM - 12 PM)
  • Course EXT 0303

TOPIC: Emails, Social Media, Safety & Privacy
Learn the basics about emails and posting on social media while protecting your personal safety and privacy.

  • DATE: September 10, 11 & 12, 2019
  • TIME: 6 - 9 PM
  • Course EXT 0306

TOPIC: MS Word, Posters & Flyers
Some familiarity with working with a computer is required. Learn the basics of using this invaluable tool. Gain the ability to design a poster or flyer.

  • DATE: September 17, 18 & 19, 2019
  • TIME: 6 - 9 PM
  • Course EXT 0305

REGISTRATION IS OPEN for all of the above courses in person at UCN's Thompson Enrolment Services Office, by phone at (204) 677-6450 or (866) 677-6450 (toll-free), or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. No cost to participate!


Winnipeg

North West

TOPIC: Intro to Computers
No previous experience with computers is required.

DATE: August 28, 29 & 30, 2019

TIME: 9 AM - 12 PM

ADDRESS: Crossroads Adult Learning Centre (2211 McPhillips Street)

COURSE OUTCOMES:

  • Define common computing concepts and terms
  • Explain the differences between hardware and software
  • Develop desktop navigation skills, including how to use a keyboard and mouse
  • Operate basic applications, including MS Word, Internet and email
  • Recognize safe computer usage and security awareness
  • Effectively manage documents by using files and folders
  • Locate resources when needing help or to learn new computer skills

REGISTRATION IS OPEN in person at Crossroads or by phone at (204) 953-2030. No cost to participate!

Saint-Boniface

ADRESSE : Pluri-elles (Manitoba) inc., 420 rue Des Meurons, unité 114

SUJET : Sécurité informatique, fraude

  • DATE : 12 septembre, 19 septembre, 26 septembre, 3 octobre
  • TEMPS : 18h à 20h
  • RÉSULTATS DU COURS :
    • Sensibiliser les apprenants sur le téléchargement illégal
    • Éviter les sites frauduleux et non sécurisés
    • Ne jamais répondre à des messages d’inconnus
    • Gestion des mots de passe
    • Antivirus simple et gratuit type AVAST

SUJET : Recherche internet

  • DATE : 10 octobre, 17 octobre, 24 octobre, 31 octobre
  • TEMPS : 18h à 20h
  • RÉSULTATS DU COURS :
    • Expliquer : c’est quoi un moteur de recherche
    • Travail sur GOOGLE
    • Expliquer les onglets : tous, image, maps, actualité, vidéos
    • Copier une image et la coller dans un autre logiciel
    • Sensibilisation sur les droits d’auteurs concernant les images et vidéos (entre autres)

L'INSCRIPTION EST OUVERTE pour toutes les dates de cours - par téléphone à 204-233-1735 poste 201. Aucun frais pour participer!

South West

TOPIC: Intro to Mac Computers
No previous experience with computers is required.

DATE: August 16, 23 & 30, 2019

TIME: 12:30 - 3:30 PM

ADDRESS: MITT English Language Institute, 67 Scurfield Boulevard, Winnipeg

COURSE OUTCOMES:

  • Define common computing concepts and terms
  • Explain the differences between hardware and software
  • Develop desktop navigation skills, including how to use a keyboard and mouse
  • Operate basic applications, including MS Word, Internet and email
  • Recognize safe computer usage and security awareness
  • Effectively manage documents by using files and folders
  • Locate resources when needing help or to learn new computer skills

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. Course full!


Past Courses:

The Pas

  • June 6, 13 & 20, 2019: ESL Digital Upskill Course (Kelsey Learning Centre)

Thompson

  • June 18, 2019: Intro to Computers (UCN)
  • June 19, 2019: Intro to MS Word (UCN)
  • June 25, 2019: Intro to MS Project (UCN)
  • August 13-15, 2019: Intro to Computers (UCN)

Winnipeg

  • June 10-12, 2019: Intro to Computers (Crossroads Adult Learning Centre)
  • July 11, 18 & 25, 2019: Intro to Computers (Eagle's Nest Aboriginal Youth Resource & Recreation Centre)
  • July 15-17, 2019: Intro to Computers (Youth Employment Services)
  • July 22-24, 2019: Intro to Computers (Youth Employment Services)
  • 24 juillet, 31 juillet, 7 aout, 14 aout : Gestion des fichiers de l’ordinateur (Pluri-elles)

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