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! If you attend all four classes, you will receive a free refurbished laptop computer and a mouse. Limit one per household. Sponsored by Lenovo.
You can also sign up over the phone! Call us at 919-293-1133.
Sept. 5 - Computer BasicsHow your computer works and how to use its basic programs.
Sept. 12 - Office ProgramsUsing office programs for word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations. We use LibreOffice, a free alternative to Microsoft Office.
Sept. 19 - Internet BasicsConnecting to and using Internet sites and email.
Sept. 26 - Social Media and Smart SharingUsing social media sites, keeping your info private, and how to be safe and secure online.
If you attend all four classes, you will receive a free refurbished laptop computer and a mouse at the last class. If you miss a class, you can make it up at a later date to receive the computer.
For directions, go to http://www.kramden.org/directions
These classes are taught in English.