Free Computer Classes Registration
Mondays, March 9 - 30
These free, beginner classes at Kramden Institute will help you learn about computers, word processing and other office programs, the Internet, and social media. Our classes focus on practical skills that will help you use a computer at home, school, or work.
These classes are for adults with little or no computer experience. Ages 18 and up.
Free computer offer! If you attend all four classes, you will receive a free refurbished desktop computer system. Limit one per household. Sponsored by MetLife.
You can also sign up over the phone! Call us at 919-293-1133.
May we send you emails about other classes at Kramden Institute?
We won't use your e-mail address for anything other than official Kramden Institute messages.
Class Schedule - Monday evenings, March 2020
You are signing up for four 2-hour classes. The classes are on Monday nights from 6-8 pm.
March 9 - Computer Basics
How your computer works and how to use its basic programs.
March 16 - Office Programs
Using office programs for word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations. We use LibreOffice, a free alternative to Microsoft Office.
March 23 - Internet Basics
Browsing websites; finding good info using Google searches; sending information; keeping accounts secure; and avoiding scams.
March 30 - Social Media
Using different social media sites; protecting your privacy; avoiding scams; and enjoying and sharing photos, music, and videos.
If you attend all four classes, you will receive a free refurbished desktop computer system at the last class. If you miss a class, you are welcome to make it up at a later date to receive the computer.
Can you make it to class at the times and dates listed above?
Do you have transportation available for all the classes? If you can't make it to these classes, please ask about future classes instead of registering.
How would you rate your computer knowledge?
1 = no knowledge/never used a computer. 2 = Beginner. 3 = Intermediate. 4 = Advanced. 5 = Expert. Our classes are designed for people with little or no computer knowledge.
Have you or anyone in your family been awarded a computer from Kramden Institute?
Select Yes if you or someone in your household have received a free or subsidized computer from Kramden Institute. This includes our Kramden Tech Scholars and Tech Community Partners program.
Are family members taking the class with you?
Please note that the free computer offer is limited to one per household. Each family member should register for the class separately. Mark this question "Yes" if anyone else from your family is signing up. The classes are for ages 18 and up.
How did you hear about our classes?
Did you get an email or a flyer in the mail? If you heard about us from another organization, which one?
Do you have any requests or special needs we should be aware of?
Please let us know how we can help. For example, please tell us if you have any food allergies.
Location, Transportation, and Language
The classes are held at our office in Durham. Our address is:
4915 Prospectus Drive, Suite J
Durham, NC 27713
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These classes are taught in English.
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