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Basic Computer and Windows 8.1 Courses Offered at WKCTC

Back by popular demand, West Kentucky Community and Technical College is again offering two courses to teach computer basics and the navigation of the Windows 8.1 operating system.

Each course is now six hours and is conveniently offered in sections with added alternative dates and times during the month of April and May. All classes will be held in the colleges Emerging Technology Center.

Novice computer users can learn basic computer skills without the technical jargon in Basic PC classes with Part I offered Wednesday, April 22 from
9 a.m. noon and Part II Thursday, April 23 from 1 4 p.m. Participants can choose instead to take the sections Tuesday, May 5 also from 9 a.m. noon and 1 4 p.m.

The introductory class is designed to help teach quick tips for learning how to work in a computer environment including saving and locating files, surfing the Internet, shopping online and sharing photos.

More computer savvy individuals can learn to navigate the Windows 8.1 operating system with Part I offered Tuesday, April 21 from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and Part II on the same day from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Participants can choose instead to take the course Monday, May 12 from 9 a.m. noon and 1-4 p.m.

The class offers a unique approach to teaching the skills necessary to navigate and the operating system making the most of new tools and programs in a course designed for both home and business users. Basic PC navigation skills are highly recommended.

The cost for Basic PC or Windows 8.1 classes is $95 each.

The registration deadline is seven days prior to class starting date. Classes may be cancelled due to lack of enrollment.

For more information and to register, call (270) 534-3335 or online.